Research Assistant - Microbial Biotechnology
Mahesh Premarathna is currently a PhD Research Assistant with the Microbial Biotechnology project at the National Institute of Fundamental Studies (NIFS). He received his B.Sc. from Wayamba University of Sri Lanka in 2019 and joined NIFS in the same year. His research focuses on Microbial Biofilms and their Network Interactions. His research interests include Microbiology, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Recombinant DNA technology, Genetic Engineering, Microfluidics, Soil carbon sequestration and mitigation of climate change, Astrobiology, and Philosophy.