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research scientist

Lochandaka Ranathunga, Sri Lankan research scientist. Achievements include discovery of effect of codec changes in visual depiction of videos; design of use of compacted dither pattern codes with bhattacharyya classifier for video visual depiction; discovery of compacted dither pattern codes for visual depiction.

Background

Ranathunga, Lochandaka was born on December 7, 1973 in Matara, Sri Lanka. Son of Chandradasa and Pushpalatha Maya Ranathunga.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, 1999. Master of Science in Computer Science, University Colombo, Sri Lanka, 2004. Postgrad Diploma in Distance Education, Indira Gandhi Open University, India, 2007.

Career

Lecturer National Institute of Technology Education Sri Lanka, Colombo, 2000—2004, Faculty Information Technology, University Moratuwa, 2004—2007. Researcher Faculty Computer Science, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of effect of codec changes in visual depiction of videos. Design of use of compacted dither pattern codes with bhattacharyya classifier for video visual depiction. Discovery of compacted dither pattern codes for visual depiction.

Membership

Senate member University Moratuwa, 2006—2007. Member of Institute Physics Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Sri Lanka Association Artificial Intelligence.

Connections

Married Iroshini Senarathne.

father:
Chandradasa Ranathunga

mother:
Pushpalatha Maya Ranathunga

spouse:
Iroshini Senarathne.