Mr. Rushan A.B. Abeygunawardana

Mr. Rushan A.B. Abeygunawardana

Senior Lecturer (Grade I)

Department of Statistics
University of Colombo,
Colombo 03,
Sri Lanka.
Tel: +94 (0)11 2590111
Fax: +94 (0)11 2590111
Email: rab_abey@stat.cmb.ac.lk

Academic Qualifications:

  • B.Sc. (Statistics), University of Colombo, Sri Lanka(2001)
  • M.Sc. (Computer Science), University of Colombo, Sri Lanka(2005)
  • M.Sc. (Statistics), National University of Singapore(2007)

Research Interests

  • Quality Control, Linear Models

Current Teaching

  • ST 1006 – Introduction to Probability & Statistics
  • ST 1007 – Statistical Practicals
  • SCS 1009 – Introduction to Probability & Statistics
  • MS 2001 – Statistical Quality Control
  • ST 3067 – Quality Control
  • IS 3051 – Advanced Statistical Process Control
  • MAS 5101 – Probability & Distribution( For MSc in Applied Statistics)
  • ST 1003 – Statistical Theory

Research and Professional Experience

  • Have research and teaching experience as;
  • a Lecturer (2003 to date)
  • an Assistant Lecturer (2002)
  • an Instructor (2001)

Honors and Awards

  • Mr. & Mrs. V.W. Samaranayake memorial Gold Medal for the best student in Statistics(2001)

Publications

  • RAB Abeygunawardena and WN Wickremasinghe. Small area estimation: some potential applications. In Proceedings of the Annual Research Symposium of University of Colombo (abstract only), Oct 2013
  • KBVS Thakshila and RAB Abeygunawardena. An inventory control model for an optimal batch quantity of a beverage company. In Proceedings of the Annual Research Symposium of University of Colombo (abstract only), Oct 2013
  • WMLKN Wijesekara, RAB Abeygunawardana and DN Ranasinghe. An Analysis of Inter‐contact Times of Wireless Ad‐hoc Mobile Devices. International Journal of Computer Science Research & Technology (IJCSRT) Vol. 1 (6), November ‐ 2013.

 

Other

  • Coordinator, Statistics Special Degree (2002-2005), (2008 to date)
  • Department Web Coordinator (2003-2005), (2007 to date)
  • Faculty ITU Committee member (2003-2005)