Dr. Upul Jayasinghe

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Dr. Upul Jayasinghe

Senior Lecturer

BIO

Dr. Upul Jayasinghe is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from LJMU, UK, and obtained M.Eng. and B.Sc. Eng. (Hons) from the Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand, and from the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka respectively. He is an experienced academic with years of extensive undertakings as a Researcher/Engineer in many international institutions. He has also played a key role in many funded research and development projects including standardization with ITU-T. He is an active member of IEEE, ACM, and IESL of Sri Lanka.

Teaching
  • Neural Networks and Fuzzy Systems (CO542)
  • Image Processing (CO543)
  • Machine Learning and Data Mining
  • Advanced Computer Communication Networks (CO513)
  • Advanced Embedded Systems Design (EE691)
  • Programming for Electrical Engineering (CO253)
  • Final Year Projects (CO421/CO425)
Summary
  • Senior Lecturer, Dep. of Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Uni. of Peradeniya, LK.
  • Senior Lecturer & Program Lead, University of West of England (UWE), UK.
  • Research Associate, Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Engineering, Liverpool John Moores University, UK.
  • Research Assistant, Centre for Wireless Communication, University of Oulu, Finland.
  • Research Assistant, Computer Communications and Applications Laboratory, EPFL, Switzerland.
  • Project Engineer, ZTE Corporation, Sri Lanka.
Achievements
  • Best Ph.D. Thesis, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Liverpool John Moores University, UK.
  • Best M.Eng. Thesis (A.B. Sharma Memorial Prize), School of Engineering, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand.
  • First-class honors, B.Sc. Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. 
Expertise
  • IoT
  • Blockchain technologies
  • Real-time Cloud/Edge Computing
  • Machine Learning
  • Image Processing
  • Embedded Systems
  • Software Architectures
  • Privacy-preserving Data Protection
  • Computer/Wireless Networking.
Research Profiles