Dr Wathsala Karunarathne

Dr Wathsala   Karunarathne
 Position Grant-Funded Researcher (A)
 Org Unit Teletraffic Research Centre
 Email wathsala.karunarathne@adelaide.edu.au
 Telephone +61 8 8313 8335
 Location Floor/Room 5.20 ,  Ingkarni Wardli ,   North Terrace
  • Biography/ Background

    My research interests encompass a wide range of areas, including Stochastic Modelling, Optimisation, Time Series Analysis and Deep Learning. I obtained my B.Sc. (Hons) in Statistics and Operations Research from University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka in 2016, and completed my PhD at the University of Melbourne in 2022. Since May 2022, I have been working as a Research Associate at the University of Adelaide.


  • Qualifications

    • PhD in Stochastic Modelling and Optimisation (The University of Melbourne)
    • BSc in Statistics and Operations Research (University of Peradeniya) 

  • Awards & Achievements

    • Melbourne Research Scholarship (The University of Melbourne)
    • University Award for Academic Excellence (University of Peradeniya)

  • Research Interests

    Stochastic Modelling, Optimisation, Time Series Analysis, Deep Learning

  • Community Engagement

    Associate Investigator at ARC Training Centre in Optimisation Technologies Integrated Methodologies and Applications (OPTIMA)

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Entry last updated: Monday, 6 Mar 2023

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