Lecturer Profile


Personal Information
Mr.G. K. A. Dias
Senior Lecturer
Male
Married

Academic Record
  • B.Sc. , University of Colombo, 1982
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Studies, University of Essex, U.K., 1986
  • MPhil by research, University of Wales, U.K., 1995
Research Interests
  • Computer Aided Software Engineering
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Web Based Learning
Biography
Publications
  • U.M. De Soysa, N.D.Kodikara, Chamath Keppitiyagama, G. K. A. Dias , R. Rosa, K.D. Sandaruwan, Y.P. Samarasinghe, C. Perera, Challenges in Developing a Display System for a Ship Handling Simulator, in Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions Conference (ICTer 2010), Colombo, Sri Lanka: Sep, 2010, pp. 16.

  • N.D.Kodikara, D.D. Karunaratne , S.T. Nandasara, G. K. A. Dias , A.H. Thalagala , Panel of writers-2009 - Information Communication Technology – Grade 11, Ministry of Education, Sri Lanka: Educational Publications Department, 2009.

  • S.S.P. Matara Arachchi, H.M. Siriwardena, R.S. Madanayake, G. K. A. Dias , Identification of learning styles and learning domains in Sri Lanka in the development of e-learning content, in Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emgering Resions Conference (ICTer 2010), Colombo, Sri Lanka: Sep, 2010, pp. 50-55.

  • R.S. Madanayake, H.M. Siriwardena, S.S.P. Matara Arachchi, G. K. A. Dias , Case Study of the Efficacy of some Common Multimedia Tools in Rendering Unicode Compatible Sinhala Fonts on Windows, Sep, 2010.

  • G. K. A. Dias , Chamath Keppitiyagama, N.D.Kodikara, Sandaruwan Damitha, Rosa Rexy, Samarasinghe Prabath, De Soysa Uditha, Perera Chandana, Ship Simulation System for Maritime Education, in Book of Abstracts e-Asia Conference, Colombo: Dec, 2009, pp. 21.

  • S C Premaratne, D.D. Karunaratne , Gihan N. Wikramanayake, K.P. Hewagamage, G. K. A. Dias , Improvised Profile Construction for Multimedia Databases in E-Learning, in MMU International Symposium on Information and Communications Technologies, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia: Nov, 2005, pp. 9-12.

  • S C Premaratne, D.D. Karunaratne , Gihan N. Wikramanayake, K.P. Hewagamage, G. K. A. Dias , Implementation of a Video Segmentation System to Support E-learning, in International Conference on Information Management in a Knowledge Society, Ed. D. Kamalavijayan et al., Mumbai, India: Allied Publishers, Feb, 2005, pp. 89-100.

  • S C Premaratne, D.D. Karunaratne , Gihan N. Wikramanayake, K.P. Hewagamage, G. K. A. Dias , Efficient Profile Construction Algorithm for Video Indexing in E-Learning, in 11th International Conference on Virtual Systems and Multimedia, Ghent, Belgium: Oct, 2005.

  • S C Premaratne, D.D. Karunaratne , Gihan N. Wikramanayake, K.P. Hewagamage, G. K. A. Dias , Infotel Lanka Society, Profile Based Video Segmentation System to Support e-Learning, in 6th International Information Technology Conference, Ed. V.K. Samaranayake et al., Colombo, Sri Lanka: Nov, 2004, pp. 74-81.

  • K.P. Hewagamage, D.D. Karunaratne , Gihan N. Wikramanayake, G. K. A. Dias , An Open Multimedia Database System to Support Web Based Teaching, in 10th International Conference on Virtual Systems and Multimedia, Ed. H. Thwaites, Softopia, Ogaki City, Japan: Netherlands: IOS Press, Nov, 2004, pp. 1005-1114.

  • T Silva, D.D. Karunaratne , Gihan N. Wikramanayake, K.P. Hewagamage, G. K. A. Dias , Infotel Lanka Society, Speaker Search and Indexing for Multimedia Databases, in 6th International Information Technology Conference, Ed. V.K. Samaranayake et al., Colombo, Sri Lanka: Nov, 2004, pp. 157-162.

  • S C Premaratne, D.D. Karunaratne , Gihan N. Wikramanayake, K.P. Hewagamage, G. K. A. Dias , An Architecture of a Media Based System to Support e-Learning, in Synergy Interactive, Colombo, Sri Lanka: 2004.

  • K.D. Sandaruwan, N.D.Kodikara, Chamath Keppitiyagama, R.S.D. Rosa, G. K. A. Dias , Chandima Tilakaratne, Vidusayura – Low cost Immersive VR Solution for Maritime Education: Simulation Requirements and Major Challenges, in 3D Computer Graphics Conference (GO-3D), Rostock, Germany: Aug, 2011.

  • K.D. Sandaruwan, N.D.Kodikara, Chamath Keppitiyagama, R.S.D. Rosa, G. K. A. Dias , Ranjith Senadheera, Kanchana Manamperi, Algorithmic and Architectural Gaming Design: Implementation and Development- Chapter: Low cost Immersive VR Solutions for serious gaming, Simulation Requirements, Development and Challenges, in Algorithmic and Architectural Gaming Design: Implementation and Development, Ed. Ashok Kumar, Jim Etheredge and Aaron Boudreaux, USA: IGI Global, May, 2012, pp. 407-429.

  • N.D.Kodikara, D.D. Karunaratne , S.T. Nandasara, G. K. A. Dias , A.H. Thalagala, Information Communication Technology – Grade 11, Ministry of Education, Sri Lanka:, Educational Publications Department, Ministry of Education, Sri Lanka:, 2009.

  • N.D.Kodikara, D.D. Karunaratne , S.T. Nandasara, G. K. A. Dias , A.H. Thalagala, Information Communication Technology – Grade 10, Ministry of Education, Sri Lanka:, Educational Publications Department, Ministry of Education, Sri Lanka:, 2009.

  • Woodall, A. D., H. K. D. A. D. U. Annakkage, G.S. Makalanda, G. K. A. Dias , S. A. S. Mihindukulasuriya, L. Munasinghe, Navaratne C.M., H. G. V. T. Vithanage, Data Organization and Computer Project Work- Student Notes, University Grants Commission, Sri Lanka., 1987.

  • Woodall, A. D., H. K. D. A. D. U. Annakkage, G. K. A. Dias , G.S. Makalanda, S.A.S. Mihidukulasooriya , C.M. Navarathne, L. Munasinghe, Vithanage H.G.V.T., Data Organization and Project work- Lecture Notes, University Grants Commission, Sri Lanka., 1987.

  • Woodall, A. D., H. K. D. A. D. U. Annakkage, G. K. A. Dias , G.S. Makalanda, S. A. S. Mihindukulasuriya, C.M. Navarathne, L. Munasinghe, Vithanage H.G.V.T., Data Structures Student Notes, University Grants Commission, Sri Lanka., 1987.

  • G. K. A. Dias , "Object Oriented Programming using C++", 3rd year course material CSU3279, Open University of Sri Lanka , 1999.

  • R.S. Madanayake, G. K. A. Dias , N.D.Kodikara, A Study of the Issues in the Transformation of Models between Different System Development Methodologies, in Proceedings of the SEARCC 2013 International Conference, Colombo, Sri Lanka: Aug, 2013, pp. 93-102.

  • R S Madanayake, G. K. A. Dias , N.D.Kodikara, A framework to support the transformation of models between different system development methodologies, in 69 th Annual Scientific Sessions of SLAAS, University of Kelaniya: Dec, 2013.

  • Nalaka R. Dissanayake, G. K. A. Dias , Mahen Jayawardena, An Analysis of Rapid Application Development of AJAX based Rich Internet Applications, in International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions (ICTer), Dec, 2013, pp. 284.

  • Nalaka R. Dissanayake, G. K. A. Dias , What does the AJAX Rich Internet Applications need to Support the Rapid Application Development? , in 3rd International Conference on Human Computing, Edu cation and Information Management System (ICHCEIMS 2014), Sydney, Australia: International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science (IJITCS), Jun, 2014, pp. Volume 15 Issue no : 3.

  • Samantha Mathara Arachchi, G. K. A. Dias , R.S. Madanayake, A Comparison between Evaluation of Computer based Testing and Paper based Testing subjects in computer Programming, Academy and Industry Research Collaboration Center (AIRCC) – The International journal of Software Engineering and Applications, vol. 5, (1), Jan, 2014, pp. 57-72.

  • Nalaka R. Dissanayake, G. K. A. Dias , Essential Features a General AJAX Rich Internet Application Architecture Should Have in Order to Support Rapid Application Development, International Journal of Future Computer and Communication, vol. 3, (5), Oct, 2014, pp. 350-353.

  • N.R. Dissanayake, G. K. A. Dias , Best Practices for Rapid Application Development of AJAX based Rich Internet Applications, in International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emerging, Colombo, Sri Lanka: Dec, 2014.

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Professional Achievements and Activities
  • Full Member of the Australian Computer Society
  • Full Memeber of ACM (Association for Computing Machinery)
  • Full Member of IEEE
  • Full Memeber of the Computer Society of Sri Lanka
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(+94 11) 2158955