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Dr.Shantha Jayalal

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Web Engineering
Semantic Web 
Usability Engineering
Computer Science

Dr.Shantha Jayalal received his Ph.D in Computer Science from Keele University in United Kingdom in 2006. He holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science from University of Colombo and has a Bachelor Degree in Industrial Management from University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka. Currently he is a Senior Lecturer in Department of Industrial Management of University of Kelaniya. Some of his research papers were published in prestigious journals such as International Journal of Web Engineering and Technology

  • Asanthika Imbulpitiya, Shantha Jayalal, (2015), "A Comparative Analysis on Issues of Using Different Test Automation Frameworks for Web Application Testing", Peradeniya University International Research Sessions(iPURSE 2015), University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka (Accepted)
  • U C S Balasuriya, S Jayalal,(2015), "Impact of Social Network Usage to the IT Job Performance of the IT Professionals in Sri Lanka",International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions(ICTer2015), 24th - 26th August 2015, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Fernando, M.H.R., Jayalal, S.G.V.S., Karunananda, A.S., (2014), "Onto-CDS: Medical Decision Support with timely updated knowledge", International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions (ICTer 2014), 10-14th December 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Wijesinghe  H.,  Wickramarachchi  A. P. R., and  Jayalal  S.,  (2013),  “An Investigation on Mobile Internet Adoption in Sri Lanka”,  International Conference  on  Business and Information (ICBI),  Negambo,  Sri Lanka, December
  • Benaragama H. G., Jayalal S.,  (2013), “Exploring the suitability of artificial intelligence for establishing criteria for prequalification of highway contractors in Sri Lanka”, Research Abstracts, Annual Research Sessions, faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Colombo,  Sri Lanka, October
  • Rajakaruna G. M., Karunananda A. S. and Jayalal S.,(2011), Using Agent Technology for Ontology Alignment, Proceedings of 3rd Joint National Conference on Information Technology in Agriculture, University of Ruhuna, December, 2011
  • Jayalal, S. and Jayathilake, M. V. M., (2011), Factors influencing the usability of web based learning material for higher education sector: A case study of Advanced Technological Institute Kegalle, 12th Annual Research Symposium, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
  • Wijesinghe, H., Wickramarachchi, A. P. R. and Jayalal, S., (2011), An invesitigation of WAP based application in Sri Lanka, 12th Annual Research Symposium, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
  • Jayawardene, K., Ponnamperuma, P. and Jayalal S, (2009),  Ontology based XML schema generation, 6th Annual Sessions, Sri Lanka Association for Artificial Intelligence, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
  • Shantha Siri J. G. and  Jayalal S., (2008),  A Study on the factors that affect establishment of businesses by rural entrepreneurs, Postgraduate Research Symposium, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
  • Jayalal S., Hawksley C., and Brereton P. (2007), “Website link prediction using a Markov chain model based on multiple time periods”, International Journal of Web Engineering and Technology(Special Issue) ,Vol 3, No 3 Inderscience
  • Jayalal S., Brereton P., and Hawksley C., (2006), “Navigating the Web – Where to go next?, 1st International Conference of Web Engineering & Application (ICWA2006), Bhubaneswar, India, 21-24, December
  • Jayalal S., Brereton P., and Hawksley C., (2006), “An Empirical Study of Approaches to Determining the Semantic Relatedness of Web Pages”, 10th International Conference on Evaluation and Assessment in Software Engineering (EASE), Keele University, UK, 10 - 11 April