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researcher , Computer scientist

Hemamali Anushka Wirasinha, Sri Lankan computer scientist, researcher. Achievements include research in computer security; research in viability and usability of microchip implantations and advanced technical to aid the visually impaired. Recipient Excellence award, International Modeling and Talent Association, 1997.

Background

Wirasinha, Hemamali Anushka was born on March 1, 1972 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Daughter of Armyne Edwin and Hemamali Cornelia Wirasinha.

Education

Diploma in economic, London University, 1991. Bachelor of Science in Economic with honors, University London, 1994. Postgraduate, Harvard University, 1996.

Doctor of Philosophy in Computers and Information Science (honorary), Cosmopolitan University, Miami, Florida, 2004.

Career

Junior management executive Ceylon Shipping Lines Ltd., Sri Lanka, 1994—1995. Assisting lecturer in micro computers and information technical Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1996—1998. Director Ceylon Shipping Lines Ltd., Colombo, Sri Lanka, since 1998.

Author Prentice Hall India, Delhi, India, since 2002, Publish American, Frederick, Maryland. Advanced level General Certificate of Education AS/A2 examiner and moderator in computing University London Edexcel. Sigma Xi ambassador Packard International Science Networking Initiative, Sri Lanka, India, Maldives.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in computer security. Research in viability and usability of microchip implantations and advanced technical to aid the visually impaired.

Membership

Establishing chapter Young Politicians of America, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Contributory America's first responders alliance, 2004. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, American Association for the Advancement of Science, British Computer Society, Women in Technology International, Association for Women in Computing, American Association for Artificial Intelligence, Harvard Faculty Club, Sigma Xi, Outstanding Student Honor Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing, travel, fashion, sports, swimming.

Connections

father:
Armyne Edwin

mother:
Hemamali Cornelia Wirasinha