Mr. Akila Jayasanka

AkilaLecturer 

ICT Center

Wayamba University of Sri Lanka

Kuliyapitiya (NWP).

Office 037 2284528

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Professional Biography:

Mr. Akila Jayasanka graduated with a B.Sc. special in Information Communication Technology, Second class upper from Rajarata University of Sri Lanka in 2010. He is currently reading for his Master of Philosophy at Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. After completing the Bachelor's degree, He has joined with the Lanka Communication (pvt) Ltd as an Network Engineer in 2011 and later he was joined to the ICT center, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka, Kuliyapitiya as a Lecturer (Probationary) in 2013. Currently, he is engaged in teaching and research activities at the Unit under Information Communication Technology.

Research Interests:

  • Computer Networking
  • Social Effects of ICT

Teaching Themes:

  • Computer Science
  • Programming
  • Networking
  • Linux
  • MS Office
  • Graphic Designing

Associations:

  • National Science and Technology commission - Young Scientists Forum

Steering Committee Members - 2016
Steering Committee Members - 2017
Joint Secretary - 2018

  • The Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL) (Professional Member)

Employment:

  • Lecturer (Prob) at ICT Center, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka (7-14-2014 to date)
  • Visiting Lecturer - Diploma in Information Technology at ICT Center, WUSL
  • Visiting Lecturer - Higher Diploma in Teaching Methodology & Education Management (HDTMEM) , Staff Development Center, WUSL
  • Visiting Lecturer - Professional Diploma in Teaching Technology & Methodology (PDTTM), Staff Development Center, WUSL
  • Visiting Lecturer - Esoft Metro Campus – Kurunegala
  • Visiting Lecturer - Advance Technology Institute – Kurunegala
  • Visiting Lecturer - Institute of Sanasa Information Technology  - Kuliyapitiya
  • System administrator at Leapset (Pvt) Ltd from 01-12-2012 – 01-05-2013
  • Associate Network  Engineer at Lanka Communication Services (Pvt) Ltd from 01-12-2011 – 01-12-2012
  • IT Coordinator at Hemas Travels ( pvt) Ltd from 14-03-2011 to 15-11-2011

National Development:

  • Rapporteur of the “ICT and Knowledge Services Group” at 8th Sri Lanka Biennial Conference on Science and Technology.
  • Recourse Person of the Workshop on Using Word Processing Tools in Research organized by the Faculty of Business Studies and Finance, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka.
  • Member of the Editorial board of the proceedings of 6th Young Scientist Forum Symposium, National Science and Technology Commission.
  • Guest Speaker (Employee motivation and organizational performance) of the Annual Employee Appreciation Awards Ceremony 2016 on 17th December 2016 at Local Government Office, Kuliyapitiya.
  • Resource person of the IT Training Program for Field Officers organized by Ministry of Women and Child Affairs, Sri Lanka at Wayamba University of Sri Lanka (May 2016).
  • Resource person of the workshop on Computer Aided Designing Organized by the Faculty of Business Studies and Finance, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka (April 2016).
  • Member of Technical and Multimedia Committee of Wayamba International Conference 2014 & 2016
  • Guest Speaker (Using ICT in Sri Lankan Government Service) of the E-Government programme organized by Divisional Secretariat Office – Kuliyapitiya, Sri Lanka.
  • Event Coordinator and Member of the Multimedia Committee of 12th Sri Lanka University Games 2016
  • Resource person of the Learning Management System Awareness Programmes organized by the ICT Center at Wayamba University of Sri Lanka.

Selected Research Publications:

Journals:

  1. Mr. Akila Jayasanka, Dr. Susantha Wijesinghe, Dr. Malaka J Walpola,” A Mechanism for Predicting Lane Change Actions of Automobiles to Avoid Collisions”, International Journal of Advanced Scientific Research and Management (IJASRM , ISSN 2455-6378), Vol 2 Issue 12,2017

Conference Proceedings:

2015

  1. H. M. Akila Jayasanka, H. M. R. S. Sugathadasa, G. Wijerathne, “An Effective Approach For Sinhala Hand Written Character Recognition (SHWCR)”, Proceedings of the International Research Symposium on Engineering Advancements RSEA 2015, 25th April 2015 at Faculty of Engineering, South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine [SAITM] Sri Lanka. ( View Paper )
  2. H. M. Akila Jayasanka, H. M. R. S. Sugathadasa, G. Wijerathne, “An Approach For Stable Migration Of IPV4 to IPV6 In Sri Lankan ISP Networks”, Proceedings of the International Research Symposium on Engineering Advancements RSEA 2015, 25th April 2015 at Faculty of Engineering, South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine [SAITM] Sri Lanka. ( View Paper )

2016

  1. H. M. Akila Jayasanka, Dr. Susantha Wijesinghe, Dr. Malaka J Walpola, “A Logical Model of Driver Decisions on Straight Road Segments and Bends for Vehicular Safety Applications”, Proceedings of the 5th Research Symposium YSF , 22nd January 2016 at the Institution of Engineers, Sri Lanka (IESL), Sri Lanka. ( View Paper )
  2. H. M. Akila Jayasanka, Dr. Susantha Wijesinghe, Dr. Malaka J Walpola,"An Effective Message Passing Approach to Predict Vehicle Collisions in a Single Lane Straight Road Segment" Proceedings of the 3thInternational Research Symposium (IRSyRUSL), 26th and 27th of January 2016 at Rajarata University of Sri Lanka. (View Paper )
  3. H. M. Akila Jayasanka, Dr. Susantha Wijesinghe, Dr. Malaka J Walpola,"A low cost vehicular network test bed for safety applications" Proceedings of the 2nd Wayamba International Conference (WinC 2016), 19th and 20th of August 2016 at Wayamba University of Sri Lanka.
  4. H. M. Akila Jayasanka, Dr. Susantha Wijesinghe, Dr. Malaka J Walpola,"An Algorithm to Ensure Safe Overtaking in Curved Single Lane Road Segments" Proceedings of the 2nd Wayamba International Conference (WinC 2016), 19th and 20th of August 2016 at Wayamba University of Sri Lanka.
  5. H. M. Akila Jayasanka,"A Survey on Using Facebook as a Teaching and Learning Tool in Universities of Sri Lanka" Proceedings of the 2nd Wayamba International Conference (WinC 2016), 19th and 20th of August 2016 at Wayamba University of Sri Lanka.
  6. H. M. Akila Jayasanka, Dr. S Pathiratne, PABH Amarathunga, "Designing Computer Games to Familiarize Programming to Youngsters" Proceedings of the 2nd Wayamba International Conference (WinC 2016), 19th and 20th of August 2016 at Wayamba University of Sri Lanka.

2017

  1. Mr. Akila Jayasanka, Dr. Susantha Wijesinghe, Dr. Malaka J Walpola,"A Collision Prediction Mechanism for Auto Mobiles" Proceedings of the Wayamba University Research Congress (WURC 2017), 24th March 2017 at Wayamba University of Sri Lanka.

 

Other Publications:

"VIDUSAR" science magazine 14th October 2015 "අනතුරු වලකමින් පාර පෙන්වන බුද්ධිමත් වාහන" (View Article )