Best Undergraduate Physics Research Project Award - 2016
In recognition of the growing significance of science and technology, and with the aim of strengthening research skills of undergraduates in the field of physics education, an annual competition for Best Undergraduate Physics Research Project Award is organized for university undergraduates in Sri Lanka, by the Institute of Physics, Sri Lanka (IPSL). IPSL recognizes and honors undergraduates, who have exhibited a distinguished competence on experimental and analytical skills relevant to the research in the field of Physics. The Award will consist of a medal, a monetary award and a certificate citing the achievement.
Undergraduates in Sri Lankan Universities are eligible to apply for the 2016 award for a research project completed in the 2015.
Technical Sessions & AGM - 2016
(IPSL membership application form can be found at the web site's Membership section)
The Sri Lankan Physics Olympiad Competition - 2015
The 11th Sri Lankan Physics Olympiad Competition was held on June 20, 2015 (Saturday) from 9.00am to 11.00am at the Universities of Colombo, Kandy, Kelaniya, Ruhuna, Jaffna, Vauniya, Rajarata (Mihintale) and Batticaloa. A maximum of five and eight students who did well in the national competition was selected to participate in the 47th International Physics Olympiad Competition which will be held in Switzerland in July 2016 and/or 17th Asian Physics Olympaid Competition which will be held in Hong Kong in May 2016.
The Sri Lankan Astronomy and Astrophysics Olympiad Competitions
(Gr. 10-13 & Gr. 6-9) - 2015
The 9th Sri Lankan Astronomy and Astrophysics Olympiad competition and 5 th Sri Lankan Junior Astronomy Olympiad competition was held on June 20, 2015 (Saturday) from 11.00am to 1.00 pm at the Universities of Colombo, Kelaniya, Ruhuna (Matara), Rajarata(Mihinthale), Jaffna and the Open University Centres in Kandy(Polgolla) and Batticaloa. A team of five students who did well in the national competition was selected to participate in the 10th International Astronomy and Astrophysics Olympiad competition held in India in August/September 2016 and 21st International Astronomy Olympiad competition held in Bulgaria in September 2016.
Sri Lankan Journal of Physics - 2014
The Sri Lankan Journal of Physics is a refereed Journal devoted to physics and related areas. It is currently published once a year in two issues. The journal entertains contributions in the form of research papers, research notes or review articles. Papers are now accepted for volume 15 scheduled to be published in the year 2014. The deadlines to accept contributions for the two issues are June 30, 2014 and December 31, 2014.