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Ms. Chamari Silva


Faculty of Computing | Information Technology

Career Summary

  • 2015 to date - Lecturer, Department of Information Technology, Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (Matara Center), Sri Lanka.
  • 2013 - 2015 - Lecturer, Faculty of Engineering, University of Ruhuna.
  • 2010 - 2013 - Software Engineer, Excel Technology Lanka (Pvt) Ltd.
  • 2007 - 2008 - Trainee Software Developer, Creative Technology Solutions.


  • Reading for Master of Philosophy, University of Ruhuna, 2014 to date
  • BSc Eng. (Hons) in Computer Science and Engineering, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, 2009


  • Dean’s List, Faculty of Engineering, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  • Mahapola Higher Education Scholarship for undergraduate studies at the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. Sponsor: University Grants Commission (UGC) of Sri Lanka.

Research Interests and Memberships

Research Interests

  • Image Processing
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Machine learning


  • Associate member, IESL (Membership No. 17115)

Ongoing Research

My Publications

Journal Publications

  • Chamari Silva and Cyril Kariyawasam  " Segmenting Sinhala Handwritten Characters "  International Journal of Conceptionson Computing and InformationTechnology,  vol.2,  Issue 4,  2014,  pp.22-26,      
  • Chamari M. Silva, N. D. Jayasundere and C. Kariyawasam  " State of Handwriting Recognition of modern Sinhala Script "  INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INNOVATIVE RESEARCH IN TECHNOLOGY,  vol.1,  Issue 9,  2014,  pp.97-102,      

Conference Proceedings

  • Chamari M. Silva, N. D. Jayasundere, C. Kariyawasam   Contour Tracing for Isolated Sinhala Handwritten Character Recognition  in 2015 International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions,  year 2015,  Colombo,  pp.25-31,  IEEE,    24th & 25th, August 2015 ,  
  • Chamari M. Silva,N. D. Jayasundere   Isolated Sinhala handwritten character recognition using part Based Matching Techniques  in International Research Conference on Smart Computing and Systems Engineering -2018,  year 2018,  Colombo,        29th March 2018,  

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