Sri Lankan Journal of Physics

Official journal of the Institute of Physics – Sri Lanka

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.

Print ISSN 1391-5800

E ISSN 2478 1193

Call for Papers

Manuscripts can be submitted online ( for publication in the SLJP at any time of the year. Articles will be published online in the current issue as soon as they are accepted for publication after the reviewing process.

The guidelines and instructions for submitting research papers can be obtained either by reading the instructions given at the inside back cover of the volumes published previously or by visiting the IPSL web site ( or the online Sri Lankan Journal of Physics in the Sri Lanka Journal Online (SLJOL) system (

The journal can now be accessed on-line to view and download the abstracts/full text of the articles published in the current and the previous volumes free of charge (

Instructions for Authors

Editorial Board

Editor in Chief:

Prof. P.A.A. Perera (University of Kelaniya)

Associate Editors:

Prof. W.G.D. Dharmaratne (University of Ruhuna)
Prof. J.K.D.S. Jayanetti (University of Colombo)
Prof. K.P.S.C. Jayaratne (University of Colombo)
Prof. D.U.J. Sonnadara (University of Colombo)
Prof. W.L. Sumathipala (Open University of Sri Lanka)
Prof. C. P. Abeyratne (University of Sri Jayewardenepura)
Prof. L.B.D.R.P. Wijesundera (University of Kelaniya)
Prof. V.P.S. Perera (Open University of Sri Lanka)
Prof. A.G.U. Perera (Georgia State University)
Prof. R.C.Woods (Louisiana State University)


Prof. N.G.S.S. Gamage (University of Sri Jayewardenepura)

Copy Editor:

Prof. P. Hewageegana (University of Kelaniya)

Additional support is provided by the Co-Editors of IPSL.