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Dhanushi  A. Wijeyakulasuriya

Dhanushi A. Wijeyakulasuriya

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418 Thomas Building
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: (814) 863-3374

Education

  1. Bachelor Of Science (Hons.) First Class
  2. Industrial Statistics
  3. University of Colombo
  4. Thesis: Measuring Extreme Market Risk: The Sri Lankan Context

Selected Publications

D., Wijeyakulasuriya and N., Wickremasinghe W., (2015), Measuring Extreme Market Risk: The Sri Lankan Context, Asia-Pacific Journal of Risk and Insurance, 9, issue 2, p. 185-201.

Research Interests

My current research focuses on applying spatial statistics and extreme value methods to environmental data. In addition to this, I am also interested in machine learning and data visualization.

Honors and Awards

  • Gold Medal for Industrial Statistics at the General Convocation University of Colombo 2014
  • 3rd Place at the Awards for Best Research Projects Competition 2014, Undergraduate category, by the Institute of Applied Statistics, Sri Lanka (IASSL)