Research Assistant - Molecular Microbiology and Human Diseases
Nimanthika Samarasinghe is currently a M Phil Research Assistant in the Molecular Microbiology and Human Diseases project at the National Institute of Fundamental Studies (NIFS). She received her B.Sc. (Special) degree from the University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka in 2018 and joined NIFS the same year. Nimanthika's research focuses on diversity and distribution of thermophilic microorganisms in the hot springs of Sri Lanka. Her research interests lie in the area of Molecular Microbiology.