Academic Staff - Department of Computer Engineering - USJ

Dr. Lakshitha Wijesinghe

BSc Eng Hons (Moratuwa), PhD (Hong Kong)

Senior Lecturer (Department of Computer Engineering)

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Grants & Funding

University Education. 
Undergraduate Education (2009-2014): Bachelor of Science of Engineering from Department of Electronic and Telecommunications Engineering, University of Moratuwa. Sri Lanka.
– GPA – 3.99
– Academic Standing – First Class

Graduate Education (2015-2021):

PhD in Electronic and Computer Engineering from
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science
and Technology, Hong Kong.
– GPA – 3.78
– Thesis Title: Self-Calibrating Models of Visual and Acoustic Gaze Control for Tracking
and Localization.
– Research Interests: Machine Learning, Bio-inspired Engineering, Computational Neuroscience and Brain Computer Interfacing.


Wijesinghe, L.P., Wohlgemuth, M.J., So, R.H., Triesch, J., Moss, C.F. and Shi, B.E., 2021. Active head rolls enhance sonar-based auditory localization performance. PLOS Computational Biology, 17(5), p.e1008973.

Wijesinghe, Lakshitha P., Jochen Triesch, and Bertram E. Shi. “Robot End Effector Tracking Using Predictive Multisensory Integration.” Frontiers in neurorobotics 12 (2018).

Wijesinghe, Lakshitha P., Marco Antonelli, Jochen Triesch, and Bertram E. Shi. “Learning multisensory neural controllers for robot arm tracking.” In 2017 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), pp. 4150-4157. IEEE, 2017.

Wickramasuriya, Dilranjan S., Lakshitha P. Wijesinghe, and Sudaraka Mallawaarachchi. “Seizure prediction using Hilbert Huang Transform on field programmable gate array.” In 2015 IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing (GlobalSIP), pp. 933-937. IEEE, 2015.

Wijesinghe, L. P., D. S. Wickramasuriya, and Ajith A. Pasqual. “A generalized preprocessing and feature extraction platform for scalp EEG signals on FPGA.” In 2014 IEEE Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Sciences (IECBES), pp. 137-142. IEEE, 2014.

Kirshanthan, S., L. Lajanugen, P. N. D. Panagoda, L. P. Wijesinghe, D. Varuna SX De Silva, and A. A. Pasqual. “Layered depth image based HEVC multi-view codec.” In International Symposium on Visual Computing, pp. 376-385. Springer, Cham, 2014.


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