Department of Basic Veterinary Science

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science

Dr. Indra. S. Abeygunawardena

Prof.Ariyaratne

Dr. Indra. S. Abeygunawardena

Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Physiology

Office Address :

Department of Basic Veterinary Sciences,

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science,

University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya 20400, Sri Lanka

Email :  indrasa@pdn.ac.lk
Phone :  +94 81 239 5801(office)
Education :
  • BVSc (Cey)
  • MSc (Illinois)
  • PhD (Kagoshima}
Research Interests:
  • Immunology
  • Farming Systems
  • Endocrinology
Publications(selected):
  • Abeygunawardena H., Alexander P. A.B. D, Abeygunawardena I. S. & Perera B.M.O.A. (2000) Use of Milk Progesterone RIA to determine factors affecting the success rate of artificial insemination services in Sri Lanka. Trop. Agri. Res. & Ext. 3(1): 75-81.
  • Perera G.L.C.D, Abeygunawardena H, Dematawewa C.M.B, and Abeygunawardena I. S. (1999). Repeat breeding among artificially bred cattle in mid country smallholder and upcountry large multiplier farms in Sri Lanka. Tropical Agricultural Research 11.
  • H. Abeygunawardena and I. S. Abeygunawardena (1998) Chapter 1. Water Buffalo: Classification, Origin, Distribution, Myths and Misconceptions. In Water Buffalo, Improved Utilization through New Technologies. Ed. D.H.A. Subasinghe et al, Publication NARESA.
  • Alexander P.A.B.D, Abeygunawardena H, Perera B.M.O.A. and Abeygunawardena I. S.(1998) Reproductive performace and factors affecting the success rate of artificial insemination of cattle in up country multiplier farms. Tropical agricultural Research 9:356-371.
  • P. A.B. D. Alexander, H. Abeygunawardena, B. M.O.A. Perera and I.S Abeygunawardena (1997). Current status and factors affecting the success of artificial insemination in small holder farms in mid-couintry wet zone of Sri Lanka Trop. Agric. Res. 9: 204-216.