SUSL Staff Directory

Dr. BTGS Kumara

Senior Lecturer

kumara@appsc.sab.ac.lk

Qualifications

PhD in Computer Science and Engineering, University of Aizu, Japan (2015)

MSc in Computer Science, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka (2010)

BSc (Hons) in Computer Science and Technology, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka (2006)


Membership of Professional Bodies/Associations

  • Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science (SLAAS), Life Member

 

Editor/ Reviewer/ PC Member in Journals and Conferences  

Guest Editor

  • Complexity - Special Issue "Advanced Sparse Machine Learning (ASML)."

Reviewer (Journal)

Program Committee Member

  • IEEE International Conference on Cognitive Computing 2018 (ICCC 2018)
  • IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC 2014, SCC 2015, SCC 2016, SCC 2017, SCC 2018)
  • IEEE International Conference on Web Services ICWS 2017
  • International Conference on Blockchain (ICBC 2018)
  • International Conference on Web Services (ICWS 2018)
  • International Conference on Internet of Things (ICIOT 2016, ICIOT 2018)

Reviewer

  • IEEE International Conference on Cloud and Big Data Computing (CBDCom 2018)
  • Wayamba International Conference (WinC-2018)
  • International Conference on Innovations in Info-business and Technology-2017 (ICIIT-2017)
  • 6th International Conference of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka (ICSUSL 2017)
  • Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science - 2017
  • IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC 2016)
  • IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science (CloudCom2014)
  • IEEE International Conference on Awareness Science and Technology (iCAST 2013)

Session Chair

  • IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS 2016), USA, June 27 - July 2, 2016.
  • 12th IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC 2015), USA, June 27 - July 2, 2015.
  • 5th IEEE International Conference on Awareness Science and Technology (iCAST), Japan, Nov2-4, 2013.
  • 6th International Conference of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka (ICSUSL 2017)

Research Interests

Web Service Clustering, Discovery, Selection and Composition

Big Data Analytics

Data Mining

Image Processing


Current Research Projects

Intelligent big data analytics using automatic web service composition


Recent Publications

Full papers published in indexed journals 

  1. Rupasingha A. H. M. Rupasingha, Incheon Paik, and B. T. G. S. Kumara, Specificity-Aware Ontology Generation for Improving Web Service Clustering, IEICE Transactions on Information & Systems, Vol.E101-D,No.8,pp.-,Aug. 2018. 
  2. T. H. A. S. Siriweera, Incheon Paik, B. T. G. S. Kumara and C. K. Koswatta, "Architecture for Intelligent Big Data Analysis based on Automatic Service Composition", International Journal of Big Data (IJBD), Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 1-14, 2015.
  3. K. R. C. Koswatte, I. Paik, W. Park and B. T. G. S. Kumara, “Innovative Product Design using Metaontology with Semantic TRIZ”, International Journal of Information Retrieval Research (IJIRR), Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 43-65, 2015.
  4. B.  T. G. S. Kumara, Incheon Paik, K. R. C. Koswatte and Wuhui Chen, “Improving Web Service Clustering through Post Filtering to Bootstrap the Service Discovery,” International Journal of Services Computing (IJSC), Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 1 – 13, 2014.
  5. B. T. G. S. Kumara, I. Paik, W. Chen and K. Ryu, “Web Service Clustering using a Hybrid Term-Similarity Measure with Ontology Learning,” International Journal of Web Services Research (JWSR), Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 24 - 45, 2014.
  6. B. T. G. S. Kumara, Incheon Paik, Wuhui Chen, "Extract Features from WSDL Documents to Cluster Web Services with Ontology Learning", JCIT: Journal of Convergence Information Technology, Vol. 8, No. 5, pp. 920 - 929, 2013.
  7. B. T. G. S Kumara and AAI Perera, “Automated System For Nurse Scheduling Using Graph Coloring,” Indian Journal of Computer Science and Engineering, Vol. 2, pp. 476-485, 2011.

 

Book Chapter

  1. B. T. G. S. Kumara, Incheon Paik, and Koswatte RC Koswatte. "Hybrid Term-Similarity-Based Clustering Approach and Its Applications." Handbook of Research on Investigations in Artificial Life Research and Development. IGI Global, 2018. 397-423.
  2. I. Paik, W. Chen, B. T. G. S. Kumara, T. Tanaka, Z. Li, and Y.  Yaguchi, “Linked data-based service publication for service clustering,” In Advanced in Computer Science and its Applications, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, pp 1429–1435, 2014.

 

Full papers published in conference proceedings

  1. B. T. G. S. Kumara, Incheon Paik, T. H. A. S. Siriweera and K.  R. C. Koswatte, “QoS Aware Service Clustering to Bootstrap the Web Service Selection,” IEEE International Conference on Service Computing (SCC), USA, June 25 - 30, 2017.
  2. T. H. A. S. Siriweera, Incheon Paik, and B. T. G. S. Kumara, “QoS and Customizable Transaction-aware Selection for Big Data Analytics on Automatic Service Composition,” IEEE International Conference on Service Computing (SCC), USA, June 25 - 30, 2017.
  3. T. H. A. S. Siriweera, Incheon Paik, and B. T. G. S. Kumara, “Constraint-Driven Dynamic Workflow for Automation of Big Data Analytics based on GraphPlan,” IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS), USA, June 25 - 30, 2017.
  4. R. A. H. M. Rupasingha, Incheon Paik, and B. T. G. S. Kumara, “Improving Web Service Clustering through a Novel Ontology Generation Method by Domain Specificity,” IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS), USA, June 25 - 30, 2017.
  5. R. A. H. M. Rupasingha, Incheon Paik, B. T. G. S. Kumara,T. H. A. S. Siriweera, “Domain-aware Web Service Clustering based on Ontology Generation by Text Mining”, Proceedings of IEEE IEMCON 2016, Vancouver, Oct. 2016.
  6. T. H. Akila S. Siriweera,  Incheon Paik and  B T. G. S. Kumara, "QoS-aware Traffic-efficient Web Service Selection over BigData Space", IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology,  Fiji, December 2016.
  7. B. T. G. S. Kumara, Incheon Paik, T. H. A. S. Siriweera and  K.  R. C. Koswatte, “Cluster-Based Web Service Recommendation,” IEEE International Conference on Service Computing, San Francisco, U.S.A, June-July, 2016.
  8. T. H. A. S. Siriweera, Incheon Paik, Jia Zhang, and B. T. G. S. Kumara, “Big Data Analytic Service Discovery using Social Service Network with Domain Ontology and Workflow Awareness,” IEEE International Conference on Web Services, San Francisco, U.S.A, June-July, 2016.
  9. R. A. H. M. Rupasingha, Incheon Paik and B. T. G. S. Kumara, "Calculating Web Service Similarity using Ontology Learning with Machine Learning," 2015 IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Computing Research (ICCIC), India, December 2015.
  10. T. H. A. S. Siriweera, Incheon Paik, B. T. G. S. Kumara, Onotology-Based Service Discovery for Intelligent Big Data Analytics, IEEE International Conference on Awareness Science and Technology (iCAST 2015), Qinhuangdao, China, Sep. 2015.
  11. T. H. A. S. Siriweera, Incheon Paik, B. T. G. S. Kumara, and K. R. C. Koswatte, “Intelligent Big Data Analysis Architecture based on Automatic Service Composition,” IEEE Services Visionary Track on Big Data, USA, June 27-July 2, 2015.
  12. B. T. G. S. Kumara, Incheon Paik, Jia Zhang, T. H. A. S. Siriweera, K. R. C. Koswatte, “Ontology-Based Workflow Generation for Intelligent Big Data Analytics,” . IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS2015), USA, June 27-July 2, 2015.
  13. Wuhui Chen, B. T. G. S. Kumara, Incheon Paik and Zhenni Li, “A Topology-aware Optimal Data Allocation Algorithm for Big Data Infrastructure,” IEEE BigDataService 2015, USA, March 30 – April 2, 2015.
  14. K. R.C. Koswatte, I. Paik, B. T. G. S. Kumara, T.H.A.S. Siriweera, “Meta-Ontology for Innovative Product Design with Semantic TRIZ,” IEEE 2015 International Conference on Electrical and information Technologies (ICEIT2015), Morocco, March 25-27, 2015.
  15. B. T. G. S. Kumara, Incheon Paik, K. R. C. Koswatte and Wuhui Chen, "Ontology Learning with Complex Data Type for Web Service Clustering," IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Data Mining, USA, Dec 9-12, 2014.
  16. B. T. G. S. Kumara, Incheon Paik, K. R. C. Koswatte and Wuhui Chen, "Recommendation for Web Services with Domain Specific Context Awareness," IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Data Mining, USA, Dec 9-12, 2014.
  17. K.R.C. Koswatte, Incheon Paik and B. T. G. S. Kumara, "Meta-Framework for Semantic TRIZ," IEEE Symposium on Independent Computing, USA, Dec 9-12, 2014.
  18. B. T. G. S. Kumara, Incheon Paik, Hiroki Ohashi, Wuhui Chen, K. R. C Koswatte, “Context Aware Post-Filtering for Web Service Clustering,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Service Computing(SCC), USA, June 27-July 2, 2014.
  19. B. T. G. S. Kumara, Incheon Paik, Yuichi Yaguchi, Hiroki Ohashi, Wuhui Chen, “Context Aware Filtering and Visualization of Web Service Clusters,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS2014), USA, June 27-July 2, 2014.
  20. B. T. G. S. Kumara, Incheon Paik, Yuichi Yaguchi, Hiroki Ohashi, “Web Service Filtering and Visualization with Context Aware Similarity to Bootstrap Clustering,” in Proc. 5th IEEE International Conference on Awareness Science and Technology (iCAST), Japan, Nov 2-4, 2013.
  21. Hiroki Ohashi, Incheon Paik, B. T. G. S. Kumara, “Calculating Word Similarity for Context Aware Web Service Clustering,”  in Proc. 5th IEEE International Conference on Awareness Science and Technology (iCAST), Japan, Nov2-4, 2013.
  22. B. T. G. S. Kumara, Incheon Paik , Wuhui Chen, “ Web Service Clustering with Hybrid of Ontology Learning and Information Retrieval Based Term Similarity,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Web Services(ICWS), USA, June 27-July 2, 2013.
  23. B. T. G. S. Kumara , Incheon Paik , Yuichi Yaguchi, Wuhui Chen, “ Clustering and Spherical Visualization of Web Services,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Service Computing(SCC), USA, June 27-July 2, 2013.
  24. W. Chen, I. Paik, T. Tanaka, B. T. G. S. Kumara, “Awareness of Social Influence for Service Recommendation,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Service Computing (SCC), USA, June 27-July 2, 2013.
  25. Wuhui Chen, Incheon Paik, B. T. G. S Kumara, Takazumi Tanaka and Junbo Wang, “Awareness of Social Influence on Linked Social Service, IEEE International Conference on Cybernetics,”  Switzerland , june 12-15, 2013.
  26. B. T. G. S. Kumara, Incheon Paik, G. Lee, “Ontology Learning Method for Web Services Clustering,”  in Proc  7th International Conference on Computer Sciences and Convergence Information Technology (ICCIT2012), Seoul ,South Korea, Dec 3-5,  2012.                                                                                                          

 

Publications of research students

Full papers published in conference proceedings

  1. P K D N M Alwis, B. T. G. S. Kumara and H A C S Hapuarachchi, "Customer Churn Analysis and Prediction in Telecommunication for Decision Making", International Conference On Business Innovation (ICOBI), Sri Lanka, 2018.
  2. Upeksha P. Kudagamage, B. T.G.S. Kumara, and Chaminda H. Baduraliya, "Data Mining Approach to Analysis and Prediction of Movie Success", International Conference On Business Innovation (ICOBI), Sri Lanka, 2018.
  3. Thilina Jayasinghe, B.T. G. S. Kumara, W.W.G.D.S. Dhanapala, and R. K. A. R. Kariapper, "Standard Web Application for Flight Booking", International Conference On Business Innovation (ICOBI), Sri Lanka, 2018.

Extended abstracts  

  1. K. Banujan, B. T. G. S. Kumara and Incheon Paik, “Social media mining for post-disaster management - A case study on Twitter and news,” International Research Conference on SMART COMPUTING and SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, Sri Lanka, 2018.
  2. A. Brahmana, B. T. G. S. Kumara and A.L.C.J.Liyanage, “A data mining approach for the analysis of undergraduate examination question papers,” International Research Conference on SMART COMPUTING and SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, Sri Lanka, 2018.
  3. J. K. D. B. G. Jayaneththi and B. T. G. S. Kumara, “Data mining model for identifying high-quality journals,” International Research Conference on SMART COMPUTING and SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, Sri Lanka, 2018.
  4. K. G. L. Chathumini and B. T. G. S. Kumara, “Pedestrian detection using image processing for an effective traffic light controlling system,” International Research Conference on SMART COMPUTING and SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, Sri Lanka, 2018.

Abstracts  

  1. P. Nisansala, B. T. G. S. Kumara and S. Hapuarachchi, “Analyzing and predicting the risk of being a diabetic patient using data mining,” Wayamba International Conference WinC 2018, Aug 24-25, 2018.
  2. S. Rajapaksha and B. T. G. S. Kumara, “Image based hairstyle recommendation system,” Wayamba International Conference WinC 2018, Aug 24-25, 2018.

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