Dr. Jeewanee Bamunusinghe
Faculty of Computing | Information Technology
- 04/2023 to Present - Assistant Professor, Department of Information Technology, Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology, Sri lanka.
- 04/2014 to 03/2023 – Senior Lecturer (Higher Grade), Department of Information Technology, Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology, Sri lanka.
- 10/2013 to 12/2013 - Visiting Lecturer, University of Colombo School of Computing, Sri Lanka
- 04/2011 to 12/2011 - Probationary Lecturer (on contract), University of Colombo School of Computing, Sri Lanka
- 11/2004 to 03/2011 - Probationary Lecturer, Department of Computing and information Systems, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka
- 03/2007 to 11/2009 Sessional Tutor, Clayton School of Information Technology, Monash University, Australia
- 06/2003 to 11/2004 Temporary Lecturer, Department of Statistics and Computer Science, University of Peradeniya
- PhD in Artificial Intelligence from Monash University, Australia in 2013.
- B.Sc. (Hons) Special Degree in Computer Science from University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka in April 2003 with a First Class.
HONOURS AND AWARDS
- The Monash Graduate Scholarship (MGS) and Monash Fee Remission Scholarship (MFRS) scholarships to follow postgraduate studies at Monash University.
- The Presidential Scholarship to follow postgraduate studies in Information Technology at a Foreign University in 2005.
- The University Prize for Academic Excellence from University of Peradeniya in 2003.
- The Asoka Amunugama Memorial Prize for Computer Science for highest marks in Computer Science at the General Science Qualifying Examination from University of Peradeniya in 2000.
Research Interests and Memberships
- Machine Learning
- Artificial Intelligence
- Data Analytics
- Member of IEEE
- Member of Computer Society of Sri Lanka.
- Bamunusinghe J, Alahakoon D Concept Learning from Visual Experiences using Unsupervised Neural Networks in 3rd International Conference on Information and Automation for Sustainability (ICIAfS), year 2007, Melbourne, Australia, pp.46 -51, IEEE Explorer,
- Bamunusinghe J, Alahakoon D Investigating the Effect of Illumination and Viewpoint on Image Recognisability in 4th International Conference on Information and Automation for Sustainability (ICIAfS), year 2008, Colombo, Sri Lanka, IEEE Explorer,
- Bamunusinghe J, Alahakoon D Artificial Visual Percepts for Image Understanding in International Conference on Intelligent Systems (ICIS), year 2010, Tokyo, Japan, pp.458 - 465,
- Sasika Roledene Jayaweera Kankanamge, Lakna Ariyathilaka, Prasad Lakmal Dumingu Hewage, Nadun Liyanage, J Bamunusinghe GeniBux- Event Based Intelligent Forex Trading Strategy Enhancer in International Conference on Information and Automation for Sustainability (ICIAfS), year 2016, Galle, Sri Lanka, IEEE Explorer,