Training session on Patents was conducted by Prof. D.T.U. Abeytunga, Ms. Shuraiya Amath with six participants from the Department of Chemistry and Department of Plant sciences on August 25, 2017. This was the sixth activity done by the Cell after signing the MOU as a TISC center. Like in the previous sessions this session was also focused on patent databases and prior art search and patents and it was organized in order to make the awareness about patent subject matter and to improve the patent search ability of young lecturers and researchers in the aforementioned departments. As the TISC center for the Faculty of Science Cell will continue these type of activities to improve the awareness among the students, researchers and the academics regarding the Intellectual Property matter.
Prof.D.T.U. Abeytunga addressing the participants
Participants at the workshop