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Professor S Vasanthapriyan

Professor

Applied Sciences

Email : priyan@appsc.sab.ac.lk

Mobile :0717851500

    Qualifications

    • Doctor of Engineering in Computer Science- Wuhan University of Technology, Wuhan, PR China. - 2017
    • M.Sc in Computer Science and Engineering- Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands.- 2010
    • B.Sc( Hons) in Computer Science - University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka - 2004 

    Profile

  • I am an Educator, Researcher, and Consultant!

    Professor S. Vasanthapriyan was born on the 9th of January 1979 in Jaffna, Sri Lanka.  He received his BSc(Hons) in Computer Science from the University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka in 2004. He was awarded the Ashoka Amunugama Memorial award for his best performances at the University of Peradeniya. He obtained his Master of Science in Computer Science and Engineering at the Eindhoven University of Technology in The Netherlands in 2010.  In 2017, he obtained his Doctor of Engineering Degree in Computer Science from the Wuhan University of Technology in PR China.

    He received several prestigious international awards including the Nuffic Fellowship Awards (in 2007) and the Chinese Government Scholarship (in 2014).

    He has nearly Sixteen years of experience as an academic lecturer at the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka in Sri Lanka Since September 2005. In 2011, he was appointed as the first Head of the Department of Computing and Information Systems and served until September 2014. He was an Executive Member of the Standing Committee for Computing at University Grant Commission, representing the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka in the period of 05-2011 to 08-2014, which helped him to design and implement the ACM/IEEE based curriculum for the Department of Computing and Information Systems in 2014. Further, he also took the leadership to Commence BSc Hons in Software Engineering at the Department of Computing and Information Systems in 2021 with 58 students in its first batch.

    Currently, He is serving as a Professor in Computer Science since October 2019 and has also been the Head of the Department since May 2020.  He is also a Senior Member of IEEE. 

    1.  International Taskforces / Committees 

    1. Chairman/President of IEEE Computer Society Sri Lanka Chapter for the Year 2022.
    2. Exco Member 2021- 2022 and Membership Development Chair of Sri Lanka Section.- Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers -Sri Lanka Section (IEEE-SL).
    3. Exco Member 2020- 2021 and Membership Development Chair of Sri Lanka Section.- Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers -Sri Lanka Section (IEEE-SL).
    4. Exco Member 2019- 2020 and Membership Development Chair of Sri Lanka Section - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers -Sri Lanka Section (IEEE-SL).
    5. Exco Member 2018- 2019 and Membership Development Chair of Sri Lanka Section -Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers -Sri Lanka Section (IEEE-SL).

    2.  National Taskforces / Committees 

    1. Serving as the UGC Qualified Program Reviewer for Program Review in State Universities of Sri Lanka Since  March 2020.
    2. Served as the External Member to Develop the BSc Degree Programme at Centre For Distance And Continuing Education, University of Peradeniya in 2021.
    3. Served as the Reviewer of the B.ICT (Hons) degree program offered by the Department of ICT, Faculty of Technology of the University of Ruhuna in 2021. 
    4. Serving as the Council Member and the Chairman of Industry Relation Committee of  Sri Lanka Association for Artificial Intelligence (SLAAI) in 2021. 
    5. Serving as the Exco Member of Section E3 of the SLAAS in 2021. 
    6. Serving as the Curriculum Review Chair of Computer Science Degree Programme of General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University in 2021.
    7. Serving as the Member of Standing Committee in Computing of University Grants Commission,  representing the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka from May 2020 to date. 
    8. Served as the Exco Member of Section E3 of SLAAS since 2018-2019, 2019-2020, and 2020-2021. 
    9. Served as the Vice President of Committee for the Popularization of Science (CPS) of the SLAAS in 2019-2020. 
    10. Served as the Curriculum Revision Expert Panel Member of Department of Interdisciplinary Studies of Faculty of Technology of University of Jaffna in September 2020. 
    11. Served as the Panel Member for the invention & Innovation Competition Organized by the Sri Lanka Inventors Commission  (SLIC) in 2020. 
    12. Served as the Curriculum Revision Expert Panel Member of  Faculty of Technology, Uwa Wellasa University in August 2020.
    13. Served as the Exco Member of SLAAI(Sri Lanka Association for Artificial Intelligence )in 2019 and 2020.
    14. Served as the Board of Directors (BoD) of Lanka Education And Research Network (LEARN) representing the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, 2019/07 to 2020/06. 
    15. Served as Member of Evaluation panel and served to evaluate more than FIVE proposals related to Research Innovation and Commercialization (RIC) grants under Accelerating Higher Education Expansion and Development (AHEAD) Operation Since August 2018.
    16. Serving as Consultant for Confidential Branch ( Field of ICT and Computing), Department of Examinations Sri Lanka Since March 2018 to date. 
    17. Serving as Chief Setting Panel Examiner, Chief Control Marking, Confidential Branch, Department of Examinations since March 2018- to date. 
    18. Served as the Exco Member of Committee for the Popularization of Science (CPS) of the SLAAS from 2017 to 2020
    19. Served as Member of Standing committee in Computing, University Grants Commission (June 2011 – August 2014).

    3.    Institutional Development - Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka

    1. Chair of the Faculty of Computing (Proposed to be 9th Faculty in SUSL) Proposal writing Team in 2020, 2021.
    2. Member of the New Curriculum Development of BSc Hons in Data Science at the Department of Computing and Information Systems in 2021.
    3. Member of the BIT proposal Writing team for the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka in 2020-2021. 
    4. Chairman of the e-University project of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka Since November 2020.
    5. Head of the Department of Computing & Information Systems Since 2020-05-01 to date. 
    6. Member of the e-University project of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka Since August 2020.
    7. Member of Board of Study of Computing & Information Systems, Faculty of Graduate Studies since 2019. 
    8. Member, Development of Curriculum for Master of Information Technology, Faculty of Graduate Studies, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka in 2019.
    9. Member of the University Senate since  June 2011- September 2014 and October 2017 – to date.
    10. Curriculum Revision Chair of Department of Computing & Information Systems for the Degree Program of BSc Hons in Information Systems in 2020 and 2021.
    11. Chair/ Coordinator of New Degree  Development at  Department of Computing & Information Systems – BSc Hons in Software Engineering in 2018-2020.  The Degree is approved by UGC and appeared in the Admission handbook of 2019/2020 which is published by UGC. 
    12. Member of the Curriculum Development Committee of the ICT Degree Program Faculty of Technology of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka Since September 2020.
    13. Activity Coordinator- Activity No -4: Enriching English Learning Skills- AHEAD -ELTA-ELSE 100 Million Project of Faculty of Applied Sciences of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, since 09-05-2018 to now.
    14. Chairman of the University Web Committee – Since 2018.08.01 –  2020 -05-30.
    15. Director, Centre for Computer Studies of the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, from 2019-01-01 to  2020 -05-30.
    16. Served as a Deputy Senior Student Counsellor of Faculty of Applied Sciences of the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka – 10.09.2018 – 09-09-2020.
    17. Coordinator of the Faculty of Applied Sciences of University Business Linkage Cell of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka since 01- 05- 2018 – 01- 04- 2020 
    18. Member of the Institutional Review of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka -Section III- Learning Resources, Student Support, and Progression -   30th November 2018 – 20th of February 2020
    19. Coordinator of Section III – Program Design and Development of the Program Review of Faculty of Applied Sciences of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka – Since May 9, 2019, to date.
    20. Member of the Research Grant Committee of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka Since 2019 -01-01 – to 31.05.2021
    21. Hosted the Annual Event of IEEE Sri Lanka Section Student/Young Professionals/Women in Engineering Congress 2018 in collaboration with IEEE Innovation Nation Sri Lanka 2018 at the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka allowing 300 participants from state and Nonstate universities. 
    22. Served as the IEEE Chair/Counsellor of the IEEE Student Branch of Sabaragamuwa University 2017/2018 and 2018/2019.
    23. Served as the Senior Treasurer of Society of Computer Sciences of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka 2012/2013, 2013/2014, and 2017/2018.
    24. Founder of IEEE Student Branch of the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka in 2017.
    25. Founder Head of Department of Computing & Information Systems of Faculty of Applied Sciences (June 2011 – August 2014). There were many things to do with industry and the department, these are some of them. 
      • Development and Revision of B. Sc Hons in Information Systems Curriculum based on ACM/IEEE Guidelines 
      • The proposal was written to launch a new Degree program B. Sc Hons in Software Engineering
      • Several memorandums were prepared to accommodate undergraduates of the department to participate
      • Mentoring students with industry requirements 
      • Participated and mentored in many industrial–university student events
      • Worked as a coordinator to InfoTEL 2013/2014 representing Faculty of Applied Sciences.
      • Worked as a coordinator to showcase IT Career Fair and IT Exhibition at the Faculty Premises in 2013.
    26. Served as a Person In Charge (PIC) of Quality and Innovation Grant (QIG) Activity 1, Round 2, Window 2 –from 04.03.2014 to 03.03.2015.
    27. Served as an expert for the curriculum revision of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resources Management Degree Program – 13.02.2013.
    28. Served as the editorial board member for the development of the final year project / industrial training report guidelines of the Department of Computing and Information Systems in 2011.
    29. Served as the editorial board member for the development of the final year project report guidelines of the Faculty of Applied Sciences in 2014.
    30. Meeting of selection committees in the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka for recruiting Lecturer (Probationary), Lecturer (Unconfirmed) and Senior Lecturer Grade I/II I in Department of Computing and Information Systems, Lecturer (Probationary), Lecturer (Unconfirmed) and Senior Lecturer Grade I/II I in Department of Physical Sciences and Technology, Lecturer (Probationary), Lecturer (Unconfirmed) and Senior Lecturer Grade I/II I in Computer Science in Department of BioSystems Technology since 2012 to date. 
    31. Founder of  Society of Computer Sciences of the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka in 2012. 
    32. Coordinator for web committee of SUSL – March 2012 to March 2014. 
    33. Served as the academic sub-Warden for the academic year 2010/2011 – 15.10.2011 to 14.10.2012.
    34. Served as a student counselor 15.10.2010 to 14.10.2012.

     

    Membership of Professional Bodies/Associations

    1. Senior Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) – Since 2017 - to date. 
    2. IEEE Computer Society Member - Since 2021 - todate
    3. Professional Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) for the period of 2012-2017.
    4. Member of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science  (SLAAS) Since 2014 - to date. 
    5. Member of Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL) Since 2012- to date. 
       

    Research Interests

    • Agile Software Engineering 
    • Knowledge Management  and Expert Systems
    • Social Media Analytics and Bilingual social media intelligence 
    • Total Quality Management
    • Data Analytics, Disease recognition, Supervised and Unsupervised Learning 
    • e-Commerce, Operation, Logistics and Supply Chain Management
    • Business Process Management 
       

    Current Research Projects

  • Formed a Research Group called Software Engineering and Business Intelligence (SEngBI) is a multidisciplinary research group at the Department of Computing and Information Systems, Faculty of Applied sciences of the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka.

    Title: A study of software testing practices in Sri Lankan Software Companies - A Mixed-Method Study  - (Research grant No: Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka/RG/2018/04) - Completed in 2021. 

     

    Research Publication in Indexed Journals

    1. Dissanayaka, D. M. S. H., & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2020). Smart Solid Waste Management—a Scientific Literature Review. The Journal of Solid Waste Technology and Management, 46(4), 606-619.
    2. Shanmuganathan Vasanthapriyan & Viduni Randima, (2019, August). “Design IoT Based Smart Electricity Power Saving University: Analysis from a Lecture Hall”. Journal of Computer Science.15(8), (1097-1107).
    3. Shanmuganathan Vasanthapriyan & Malith De Silva, (2019, July). “Optical Braille Recognition Software Prototype for the Sinhala Language”. Advances in Science, Technology and Engineering Systems Journal. 4(4), (221- 229).
    4. Vasanthapriyan, S & Banujan, K, (2019, June). “An Ontological Approach for Dental Extraction Decision Making and Knowledge Dissemination – A Pilot Study for Dental Extraction Forceps”. Journal of Computer Science.15(6), (832-843).
    5.  S. Vasanthapriyan (2018, December). “Innovative Behaviour of Employees in Organizations: A Mapping Study”, International Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies (IJMS), Volume 5(2), (1-22).
    6.  Probodha, J., & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2019, December). Analysis of Knowledge Sharing Barriers in Sri Lankan Software Companies. International Journal of Knowledge Management (IJKM), 15(4), 78-93. doi:10.4018/IJKM.2019100105.
    7. Vasanthapriyan, S., Thuseethan, S., & Wimalasooriya, C. (2018, December). Multi-tier authentication approach for ATMs. International Journal of Engineering & Technology, 7(4), (3999-4002).
    8. Vasanthapriyan, S., Xiang, J., Tian, J., & Xiong, S. (2017, September). Knowledge synthesis in software industries: a survey in Sri Lanka. Knowledge Management Research & Practice, 15(3), (413-430)

    Published as full paper at the National/International Conferences/Symposium

    1. Thenuka, Y., Vasanthapriyan, S., & Banujan, K. (2020, December).  Evaluation and Validation using Delphi Method & Field Test for Subfertility Decision Support System. In 2020 SLAAS/SLIC From Innovation to Impact. IEEE
    2. Mariyathas, J., Shanmuganathan, V. and Kuhaneswaran, B., 2020, December. Sinhala Handwritten Character Recognition using Convolutional Neural Network. In 2020 5th International Conference on Information Technology Research (ICITR) (pp. 1-6). IEEE.
    3. Thenuka, Y., Vasanthapriyan, S., & Banujan, K. (2020, October). Ontology-Driven Decision Making for Subfertility of Female. In 2020 Sir John Kotelawala Defense University International Research Conference
    4. Thenuka, Y., Vasanthapriyan, S., & Banujan, K. (2020, December). Ontology-Based Decision Support System for Subfertility – A Case Study on Female Subfertility. In 2020 5th International Conference on Information Technology Research, IEEE. 
    5. Banujan, K., & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2020, July). Bridge Ontology Architecture for Knowledge Management in Bridge Maintenance. In 2020 Moratuwa Engineering Research Conference (MERCon) (pp. 1-6). IEEE.
    6. Shanmuganathan Vasanthapriyan and Banujan Kuhaneswaran (2020, August). Modeling HiBrinto Ontology to Develop Knowledge Management Portal for Highway Bridge Construction. In The 32nd International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, {SEKE} 2020, {KSIR} Virtual Conference Center, USA, July 9-19, 2020, 
    7. Dissanayaka D.M.S.H & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2019). Forecast Municipal Solid Waste Generation in Sri Lanka In 2019, International Conference on Advancements in Computing (ICAC 2019)  (pp.). IEEE.
    8. Hettikankanama, H. K. S. K. & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2019) Machine Learning Approach Based Novel Model for Opinion Mining and Sentiment Polarity Estimation. In: Hemanth J., Silva T., Karunananda A. (eds) Artificial Intelligence. SLAAI-ICAI 2019. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 890. Springer, Singapore.
    9. Weerakon N.B., Vasanthapriyan, S. & Piumi Ishanka U.A. (2019, December). A Queuing Model for Outpatient Department to Reduce Unnecessary Waiting Times. In 2019 14th IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information Systems (ICIIS 2019).
    10. Hettikankanama, H. K. S. K. & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2019, March). Integrating Smart Transportation System for a Proposed Smart City –A Mapping Study. In 2019, IEEE International Research Conference on Smart Computing and Systems Engineering – 2019 (SCSE) (pp. 196-203). IEEE.
    11. Vasanthapriyan S. (2019) An Ontological Approach for Knowledge Representation of Dental Extraction Forceps. In: Hemanth J., Silva T., Karunananda A. (eds) Artificial Intelligence. SLAAI-ICAI 2018. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 890. Springer, Singapore.
    12. Prabodha, J, & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, October). Influence of Knowledge Sharing Attitude in Sri Lankan Software Companies. In Proceedings of 2018 3rd Interdisciplinary Conference on Management Researchers (ICMR) (pp. 181-190)
    13. Ariyarathna, R, & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, October). Analysis of Employee Innovative Behavior in Sri Lankan Software Companies. In Proceedings of 2018 3rd Interdisciplinary Conference on Management Researchers (ICMR) (pp. 191-202)
    14. Weerathunga, S. K, & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, October). Knowledge Management Involvement in Improving Human Resource Management of Organizations. In Proceedings of 2018 3rd Interdisciplinary Conference on Management Researchers (ICMR) (pp. 273-283)
    15. Hennayaka, H. M. C. M., & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018). Colors in human interaction for different categorical websites. In Proceedings of 8th International Symposium, South Eastern University of Sri Lanka. (pp. 254-263). 
    16. Dharmasiri, N. D. K. G., & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, September). Approach to Heart Diseases Diagnosis and Monitoring through Machine Learning and iOS Mobile Application. In 2018 18th International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions (ICTer) (pp. 407-412). IEEE.
    17. De Silva, N. D. S. M. K., & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, September). Optical Braille Recognition Platform for Sinhala. In 2018 18th International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions (ICTer) (pp. 7-12). IEEE.
    18. De Silva, N. D. S. M. K., & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, October). Optical Sinhala Braille Documents Convertion Methodology for Sinhala Language. In 2018 National Information Technology Conference (NITC) (pp. 1-6). IEEE.
    19. Indumini, U., & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, October). Knowledge Management in Agile Software Development-A Literature Review. In 2018 National Information Technology Conference (NITC) (pp. 1-7). IEEE.
    20. Banujan K & Vasanthapriyan, S.  (2018, September). Knowledge Sharing System for Dental Extraction in Order to assist Dental Doctors and Assistants. In Proceedings of Computing of 11th International Research Conference 2019 of KDU(KDUIRC 2018). (pp. 80-85).
    21. Prabodha J & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, September). Analysis of Knowledge Sharing Barriers in Sri Lankan Software Companies. In Proceedings of Management, Social Sciences and Humanities of 11th International Research Conference 2019 of KDU (KDUIRC 2018). (pp. 76-83).
    22. Hettiarachchi N & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, September). Organizational Electronic Knowledge Repository Use and Project Success in Sri Lankan Software Development Organizations. In Proceedings of Management, Social Sciences and Humanities of 11th International Research Conference 2018 of KDU (KDUIRC 2018). (pp. 100-106).
    23. Weerathunga, S. K, & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, September). Knowledge Management Involvement in Improving Human Resource Management of the Organizations. In Proceedings of Management, Social Sciences and Humanities of 11th International Research Conference 2018 of KDU (KDUIRC 2018). (pp. 410-414).
    24. Hettiarachchi, N, & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, September). Electronic Knowledge Repository Use and Project Success in the Sri Lankan Software Development Organizations. In 2018 7th International Conference on Management and Economics (ICME) (pp. 373-388).
    25. Weerathunga, S. K, & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, September). Involvement of Knowledge Management in Improving Human Resource Management of Organizations. In 2018 7th International Conference on Management and Economics (ICME) (pp. 389-406)
    26. Ariyarathna, R, & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, September). Innovative Behavior of Employees in Sri Lankan Software Companies. In 2018 7th International Conference on Management and Economics (ICME) (pp. 407-422)
    27. Prabodha, J, & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, September). Analysis of Knowledge Sharing Barriers in Sri Lankan Software Companies. In 2018 7th International Conference on Management and Economics (ICME) (pp. 423-438)
    28. Vasanthapriyan, Shanmuganathan. "A Study of Software Testing Practices in Sri Lankan Software Companies." In 2018 IEEE International Conference on Software Quality, Reliability and Security Companion (QRS-C), pp. 339-344. IEEE, 2018.
    29. Shanmuganathan Vasanthapriyan (2017). Agile and Scrum in a small software development project - a case study. In Proceedings of 7th International Symposium, South Eastern University of Sri Lanka. (pp. 114-120).
    30. Vasanthapriyan S., Tian J., Xiang J. (2017) An Ontology-Based Knowledge Framework for Software Testing. In: Chen J., Theeramunkong T., Supnithi T., Tang X. (eds) Knowledge and Systems Sciences. KSS 2017. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 780. Springer, Singapore.
    31. Vasanthapriyan, Shanmuganathan, Jing Tian, Dongdong Zhao, Shengwu Xiong and Jianwen Xiang (2017). An Ontology-based Knowledge Management System for Software Testing – 29th International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering.
    32. Vasanthapriyan, S., Tian, J., Zhao, D., Xiong, S., & Xiang, J. (2017, July). An Ontology-Based Knowledge Sharing Portal for Software Testing. In Software Quality, Reliability and Security Companion (QRS-C), 2017 IEEE International Conference on (pp. 472-479). IEEE.
    33. Serasinghe, M., & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2016). Intelligent Retail Checkout Management System. In Computer and Communications (ICCC), 2016 2nd IEEE International Conference on (pp. 929-932). IEEE.
    34. Vasanthapriyan, S., Tian, J., & Xiang, J. (2015). A survey on knowledge management in software engineering. In Software Quality, Reliability and Security-Companion (QRS-C), 2015 IEEE International Conference on (pp. 237-244). IEEE.
    35. Thuseethan, S., & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2015). Spider-web topology: A novel topology for parallel and distributed computing. In Information and Communication Technology (ICoICT), 2015 3rd International Conference on (pp. 34-38). IEEE.
    36. Thuseethan, S., & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2015). Multi-agent based ocean-transport and traffic controlling system: A simulation. In Information Technology: Towards New Smart World (NSITNSW), 2015 5th National Symposium on (pp. 1-5). IEEE.
    37. Vasanthapriyan, S., Tian, J., Xiang, J & Jianguo, W. (2015). A survey on Knowledge Synthesis in Software Company. In International Symposium on Knowledge and Systems Sciences (KSS 2015).
    38. Vasanthapriyan, S., & Thuseethan, S. (2015). Prediction of Human Flow in Disaster Situations: A Multi-agent Based Modelling and Simulation. In Dependable Computing and Internet of Things (DCIT), 2015 2nd International Symposium on (pp. 117-121). IEEE.
    39. R.P.T. Bhagya, S. Vasanthapriyan, &  P. Jayaweera, “Pattern Driven Collaboration Modeling in Legal Case Management”, Conference Proceedings - Part 4: Marketing Management and Technology, 5th International Conference on Business and Information (ICBI 2014), ISSN 2420-7497, Page 17-24, 2014.

    Published in abstract/Extended abstract at the National/International Conferences/Symposium

    1. Thenuka, Y., Vasanthapriyan, S., & Banujan, K. (2020, November).An Ontology-based Treatment Method for Human’s Subfertility” In 2020 International Conference on Advances in Computing and Technology (pp. 68-70).
    2. Thenuka, Y., Vasanthapriyan, S., & Banujan, K. (2020, November). “Decision Making in Treatment Method for Subfertility of Female.”  In 2020 International Women in Engineering Symposium. IEEE.
    3. Mauran, K., Vasanthapriyan, S., Banujan, K. & Prasanth, S. (2020, December). “LSTM Based Prediction Approach for Exchange Rate – A Case Study on LKR, YEN, and YUAN”. In 2020 7th International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approaches.
    4. Mauran, K., Vasanthapriyan, S., Banujan, K. & Prasanth, S. (2020, December). “LSTM and FFNN based Exchange Rate Prediction Model” In 2020 5th International Conference on Information Technology Research.
    5. Dissanayaka D.M.S.H & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2019). Forecast Municipal Solid Waste Generation in Sri Lanka. In: Proceedings of the 4th Interdisciplinary Conference on Management Researchers (ICMR 2019). pp –
    6. Hettikankanama H.K.S.K, Vasanthapriyan, S.  & Rathnayake R.M.T.K (2019). Data Mining Approach for Customer Review Based Product Ranking in Online Product Recommendation. In: Proceedings of the 4th Interdisciplinary Conference on Management Researchers (ICMR 2019). pp –
    7. Madushika U.A.K & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2019). Advanced Analysis of the Effect of Scrum and Kanban on Software Maintenance Projects. In: Proceedings of the 12th International Research Conference (IRC 2019), pp – 77.
    8. Hettikankanama H.K.S.K, Vasanthapriyan, S.  & Rathnayake R.M.T.K (2019). Data Mining and Machine Learning Approach for Online
    9. Product Recommendation System Using Sentiment Analysis. In: Proceedings of the 12th International Research Conference ( IRC 2019), pp – 77.
    10. Lakshitha K.G.S & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2019). Application of Machine Learning Techniques to Improve Customer Satisfaction at Book Fairs; A Case Study of Colombo International Book Fair in Sri Lanka. In: Proceedings of the 12th International Research Conference (IRC 2019), pp – 77.
    11. Ariyarathna G.M.R.N & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018). Innovative Behavior of employees in Sri Lankan Software Companies. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approaches (iCMA), pp – 141.
    12. Prabodha D.P.J & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018). Analysis of Kknowledge Sharing Barriers in Sri Lankan Software Companies In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approaches (iCMA), pp – 140.
    13. Weerathunga S.K & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018). Knowledge Management Involvement in Improving Human Resource management of organizations. In: Proceedings of the Research Conference on Business Studies, pp – 242-248.
    14. Weerathunga S.K & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018). Knowledge Management Involvement in Improving Human Resource. In: Proceedings of the 11th International Research Conference ( IRC 2018), pp – 77.
    15. Abeywardana.V.P.I, Jayathilake.T.M.C., Jayasena.K.P.N and Vasanthapriyan S. Nature inspired approach for efficiency aware resource scheduling in cloud computing, In EdHat International Research Conference on Information Communication Technology, pp 25-29.
    16. Vasanthapriyan, S &. Thanushanth B (2017). Face Identification using image processing techniques. In: Proceedings of the 5th Ruhuna International Science and Technology Conference ( RISTCON 2017), pp – 108
    17. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2017). Architectural Framework for Electronic Legal Solution Development. 8th International Conference on Business & Information ICBI – 2017, Faculty of Commerce and Management Studies, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka. p.64.
    18. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2017). Architectural Framework for Electronic Legal Solution Development. In Proceedings of 2nd International Research Conference -TRInCo-2017) , pp – 31
    19. Vasanthapriyan, S. & Weerathunga, S. (2017). A study on Knowledge Management involvement in improving Human Resource Management in Organizations. In: Proceedings of the 2nd Interdisciplinary Conference on Management Researchers (ICMR 2017), pp - 
    20. Vasanthapriyan, S. & Jayaweera, P. M. (2016). Ontology for Knowledge management in Legal Services- The Context of a District Court in Sri Lanka. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approaches(iCMA). pp – 74
    21. Vasanthapriyan, S. & Jayaweera, P. M. (2015). Legal knowledge management for legal transactions. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approaches(iCMA). pp – 125
    22. Thilini Bhagya, Vasanthapriyan, S. & Jayaweera, P. M. (2015). Collaboration Modeling Framework for legal Workflow Management. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approaches(iCMA), pp – 144
    23. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2015). Sentimental Analysis Based on Sinhala Language Social Media Updates. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approaches(iCMA). pp – 163
    24. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2015). Sentimental Analysis Based on Sinhala Language Social Media Updates. In: Proceedings of the First International Conference on Linguistics in Sri Lanka, ICLSL 2015, pp – 63
    25. Thilini Bhagya, Vasanthapriyan Shanmuganathan, Prasad Jayaweera. (2014). “Collaboration Modelling Framework for Legal Workflow Management”, Abstracts of 4th Annual Research Session (ARS 2014), Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, ISBN 978-955-644-039-3, Page 30.
    26. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2014). Survey on Metadata Standards for an E-Teaching Environment. In: Proceedings of International Symposium on ICT for Environmental Sustainability (ICTES 2014), pp - 69
    27. Wickramasingha, W. A. K. L. M., Kudavidanage, E. P., Vasanthapriyan, S., & Priyadarshana, T. S. (2014). Knowledge Sharing and Management Application for National Wildlife Training Center, Sri Lanka. In: Proceedings of International Symposium on ICT for Environmental Sustainability (ICTES 2014), pp - 65
    28. Thuseethan, S., & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2014). Influence of Human Computer Interaction in Learning Management System. In: Proceedings of International Symposium on ICT for Environmental Sustainability (ICTES 2014)., pp- 67
    29. Balathasan Sayanthan, S., Vasanthapriyan, S., & Kodithuwakku, S. R. (2005). An Intelligent System to Predict the Stock Indices of the Colombo Stock Exchange. In Proceedings of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, Vol 10,  2005, pp- 129
    30. Kumara, R., Hettiarachchi, C., Meegama, R. G. N., Nanayakkara, M., & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2006). Dynamic Web Content for Sabaragamuwa University, In International Sympossium on Issues & Challenges of the 21st century, in Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, 2006 , pp- 94
       

    Presented with evidence at the National/International Conferences/Symposium

    1. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, December). An ontological approach for Knowledge representation of Dental Extraction forceps. In 2018 SLAAI International Conference in Artificial Intelligence (SLAAI-ICAI) (pp. 18)
    2. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, December). Colors in Human Interaction for Different Categorical Website. In 2018 8th International Symposium. , In Proceedings of 8th International Symposium, South Eastern University of Sri Lanka (pp. 35)
    3. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, December). Achieving Continuous Integration Excellence in Agile Software Development. In 2018 8th International Symposium. In Proceedings of 8th International Symposium, South Eastern University of Sri Lanka, (pp. 62)
    4. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, December). A study of software engineering practices performed in Sri Lankan Software Companies. In Proceedings of 8th International Symposium, South Eastern University of Sri Lanka. (pp. 36)
    5. Banujan, K, & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, September). An expert system for tooth removal – a case on tooth extraction forceps. In EdHat International Research Conference on Information Communication Technology (pp. 47-48)
    6. Hettiarachchi, N, & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, November). Organizational Electronic Knowledge Repository Use and Project Success in Sri Lankan Software Development Organizations. In 2018 11th International Research Conference (IRC) (pp. 33)
    7. Kumara, R.M.S.R., Jeganitharan, S, Vasanthapriyan, S & Jayala, GSL. (2018, September). Design a Coaching Model to Enhance Track and Field Performance. In 2018 11th International Research Conference (IRC) (pp. 18)
    8. Banujan, K, & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, September). Knowledge Sharing System for Dental Extraction in order to Assist Dental Doctors and Assistants. In 2018 11th International Research Conference (KDUIRC) (pp. 30)
    9. Ariyarathna, R, & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, September). Knowledge Sharing System for Dental Extraction in order to Assist Dental Doctors and Assistants. In 2018 11th International Research Conference (KDUIRC) (pp. 30)
    10. Prabodha, J, & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, September). Analysis of Knowledge Sharing Barriers in Sri Lankan Software Companies. In 2018 11th International Research Conference (IRC) (pp. 30)
    11. Hettiarachchi, N, & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, October). Impact of Organizational Electronic Knowledge Repository Use on Software Project Success of Software Development Organizations in Sri Lanka. In 2018 3rd Interdisciplinary Conference on Management Researchers (ICMR), pp 88
    12. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, September). An ontological approach for Dental Extraction decision making and knowledge dissemination. In 2018 18th International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions (ICTer) (pp. 439)
    13. Vasanthapriyan, S. & Jayaweera, P. M. (2018). Ontology based knowledge sharing approach for dental extraction forceps. In: Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approaches (iCMA). (pp. 134)
    14. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2018, March). Knowledge based system for software testing. In 2018 11th International Research Conference on Smart Computing and System Engineering (pp. 58-61)
    15. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2017, December). Agile and scrum in a small software development project: A case study. In 2017 7th International Symposium, South Eastern University of Sri Lanka (pp. 35)
    16. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2017, December). An ontology based knowledge management system for software testing. In 2017 7th Annual Research Session (ARS),  Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka (pp. 30)
    17. Vasanthapriyan, S, Jing, T, & Jianwen, X.. (2017, November). An ontology based knowledge framework for software testing. In 2017 18th International Symposium on Knowledge and Systems Sciences (KSS) (pp. 48)
    18. Vasanthapriyan, S. & Jayaweera, P. M. (2017). Software Engineering Knowledge construction in Software Companies- An empirical study in Sri Lanka. In: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approaches (iCMA). (pp. 134)
    19. Vasanthapriyan, S., Thuseethan, S., & Dantanarayana, G. (2016, August). Improve safety for pedestrians using smartphones while walking: Sri Lankan context. In: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Information and Communication Technology for Sustainable Development. (pp. 5)
    20. Vasanthapriyan, S., & Thuseethan, S. (2016, August). ICT for knowledge construction for undergraduate students in Sri Lankan universities. In: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Information and Communication Technology for Sustainable Development. (pp. 23)
    21. T. Bhagya, S. Vasanthapriyan, and P. Jayaweera. (2014). “Meta-model for Collaboration Modeling in Legal Sector”, Conference Proceedings, International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approaches (iCMA 2014), ISSN 2386-1509, Page 85.
    22. Bhagya, T., Vasanthapriyan, S., & Jayaweera, P. M. (2015). Architectural Framework for Successful Electronic Legal Service Deployment. Unique Conferences Canada.
    23. Wickramaarachchi, W., & Vasanthapriyan, S. (2014). Multi-layer framed offline signature recognition algorithm. In: Proceedings of International Conference on Networks and Information (ICNI 2014). (pp. 30)
    24. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2014, July). Collaboration Modeling Framework for Courts Hearing Workflow Specification. In 2014 International Symposium on Civil Engineering, Ecology and Business (pp. 30)
    25. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2007, July). Intelligent SQL framework for RDBMS. In 2007 1st Annual Research Session (ARS) (pp. 30)
       

    Chapters and Books of Scholarly Work

    1. Vasanthapriyan, S., & Banujan, K. (2020). Knowledge Transfer Between Senior and Novice Software Testers: A Qualitative Analysis in Sri Lankan Software Companies. In Software Engineering for Agile Application Development (pp. 266-281). IGI Global.
    2. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2020). Investigating Software Testing Practices in Software Development Organizations: Sri Lankan Experience. In Software Engineering for Agile Application Development (pp. 251-265). IGI Global.
    3. Vasanthapriyan, S., & Arachchi, K. M. U. (2020). Effectiveness of Scrum and Kanban on Agile-Based Software Maintenance Projects. In Software Engineering for Agile Application Development (pp. 282-300). IGI Global.
    4. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2019). Knowledge Sharing Initiatives in Software Companies: A Mapping Study. In M. Rehman, A. Amin, A. Gilal, & M. Hashmani (Eds.), Human Factors in Global Software Engineering (pp. 84-108). Hershey, PA: IGI Global. doi:10.4018/978-1-5225-9448-2.ch004,
    5. Vasanthapriyan, S. (2019). Knowledge Management Initiatives in Agile Software Development: A Literature Review. In M. Rehman, A. Amin, A. Gilal, & M. Hashmani (Eds.), Human Factors in Global Software Engineering (pp. 109-130). Hershey, PA: IGI Global. doi:10.4018/978-1-5225-9448-2.ch005
    6. Shanmuganathan Vasanthapriyan, R.B.T. Bhagya and Prasad M. Jayaweera, Collaboration Modelling Framework for Legal Workflow Management: Collaboration modelling framework for Courts Hearing Workflow Specification for Sri Lankan Context, LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing (September 22, 2014), ISBN-10: 3659608475
    7. Shanmuganathan Vasanthapriyan and M.I. Isham Mohamed, Personalized Outdoor Audio Tour Guide with Augmented Reality: A research on why and how to digitalize the Sri Lankan tourism industry to comply with latest technical trends, LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing (August 20, 2014), ISBN-10: 9783659590290
    8. Shanmuganathan Vasanthapriyan & Wishma J Samaraweera, Designing a Multi Level Support Based Association Mining Algorithm, Lulu Publishing (September 30, 2014), ISBN-10: 9781312559516

    Recognized National/International awards for learning, research and teaching

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    1. Best paper award for “Involvement of Knowledge Management in Improving Human Resource Management of Organizations” by Weerathunga S. K. and Vasanthapriyan S. at the 7th International Conference on Management and Economics 2017, at University of Ruhuna
    2. Best oral presentation in ‘Management, Commerce and Industry Development’ discipline at the International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approaches – 2017
    3. Ashoka Amunugama Memorial prize for Computer Science at the Annual Research Sessions – 2001 – University of Peradeniya.
       

    Editor-in-Chief of Journals/Editorial Board Member/Program Chair/Reviewer

  • Reviewer for Journals

    1. Expert Systems with Applications – 9th of June 2021- to date (Science Citation Index Expanded and Scopus)
    2. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction – 14th of August 2020 – to date - ( Science Citation Index Expanded and Scopus)
    3. Journal of Software: Evolution and Process – 27th of May 2020, - to date - ( Science Citation Index Expanded and Scopus)
    4. Information and Software Technology – 12th of September, 2019- to date- - ( Indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded and in Scopus)
    5. Advances in Science, Technology and Engineering Systems Journal- 20th of July, 2019 - ( Indexed in Scopus)
    6. Journal of Computer Science – 3rd of April, 2019 – to date ( Indexed in Scopus)
    7. International Journal of Knowledge and Systems Science (IJKSS) – 21st of May, 2018 – to date - ( Indexed in Web of Science Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), and in Scopus)
    8. IET Software- Since 24th of May, 2017 – to date - ( Indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded and in Scopus)

     

    Editorial Board Member


    1. International Journal of Knowledge and Systems Science (IJKSS) - ( Indexed in Web of Science Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), and in Scopus) - Web: https://www.igi-global.com/journal/international-journal-knowledge-systems-science/1169

     

    Program Committee Member (IEEE conferences only)

    1. Technical Programme Committee Chair, 2nd International Conference on Advanced Research in Computing 2022- (ICARC2022)(IEEE)
    2. Conference Co-Chair, 3rd International Conference on advancements in computing -2021 (ICAC2021) (IEEE)
    3. Technical Programme Committee Member, International Research Conference on Smart Computing and Systems Engineering 2021(SCSE2021)(IEEE )
    4. Technical Programme Committee Member, IEEE International Workshop on Software Engineering and Knowledge Management, China (SEKM2021)(IEEE)
    5. Technical Programme Committee Member, The Thirty Third International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE 2021) - San Francisco Bay, USA, from July 1 to July 3, 2021- https://ksiresearch.org/seke/seke21.htm
    6. Technical Programme Committee Member, IEEE International Workshop on Software Engineering and Knowledge Management, China (SEKM2020)(IEEE)
    7. Technical Programme Committee Member, 2nd International Conference on advancements in computing -2020 (ICAC2020)(IEEE)
    8. Technical Program Committee Member and reviewer of IEEE international workshop on Software Engineering and Knowledge Management 2019 in Sofia, Bulgaria– in 2019 (SEKM2019)(IEEE)
    9. Tutorial Chair of 2018 IEEE Region 10 Humanitarian Technology (IEEER10-HTC2018)(IEEE)
    10. Technical Program Committee Member and reviewer of IEEE international workshop on Software Engineering and Knowledge Management 2019 in Lisbon, Portugal– in 2018 (SEKM2018)(IEEE)

    Undergraduate Teaching

    1. Software Engineering 
    2. Business Process Management 
    3. Enterprise Ontology Modelling 
    4. Research Method
    5. Research Project in Information Systems 
    6. Agile Software Methods
    7. Risk Management 
    8. Academic Integrity