Researchers from the University of Colombo, Sri Lanka, Uppsala University (UU) and RISE SICS have received the best paper award at International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems (DCOSS 2017) for the paper, “Eloc: Locating Wild Elephants using Low-cost Infrasonic Detectors”. Authors are: Asanka Sayakkara, Namal Jayasuriya, Tharindu Ranathunga, Chathura Suduwella, Nithila Vithanage, Chamath […]
NSF Technology Award of Excellence was won by the project “COPY Sayura : The three dimensional coastal surveillance system” on 31-January-2017. The Members were Prof. N.D.Kodikara (Grant Coordinator), Prof. S.R.D. Rosa, Dr. Chamath Keppetiyagama, Dr. K.D. Sandaruwan and Rear Admiral K.R. Senadeera (Rtd). x >
e-Swabhimani is an initiative of the ICT Agency of Sri Lanka aimed at recognizing excellence in digital content creation. e-Swabhimani 2010 Awards ceremony was held on 9th NovemberÂ under the patronage of Hon. Basil Rajapaksa, Minister of Economic Development. Mr. Lalith Weeratunga Secretary to the President was the Guest of Honour at this event. e-Swabhimani […]
Encouraging eloquent public speaking, the Toastmasters Club Colombo held their signature event last week. The All Island Best Speaker contest (AIBS) 2015 saw the five finalists bringing their best onstage in the traditional two rounds of competition. Welcomed by club president Toastmaster Sarma Mahalingam, the audience was treated to an array of speeches both by […]
Run Tropica: An active video game based virtual rehabilitation system for children with brain injuries jointly done with Monash University Malaysia won the Overall Bronze as well as Gold Award under e-Health category. K-8 Flight Simulator jointly down with CRD Ministry of Defence won Bronze award under Education & Training category. Effective Utilization of Nitrogen […]
Team OpenIDs of University of Colombo School of Computing consisting of P.A. Ayantha Randika, Tharindu Prabhath Ranathunga and Milindu Sanoj Kumarage became winners at the Information Security Quiz 2015 organized by Sri Lanka CERT and held on 22nd October 2015.