Dr. Pradeepa Samarasinghe

Principal Investigator, Project Coordinator

Dr. Nuwan Kodagoda


Prof. Koliya Pulasinghe

Co-investigator, Deputy Project Coordinator

Dr. Shyam Reyal


Dr. Swarna Wijetunge

Designation : Consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist
Institute : Lady Ridgeway Hospital for Children, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Dr. Dulangi Dahanayake

Designation : Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry
Institute : Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Colombo

Dr. Pratheepan Yogarajah

Designation : Lecturer
Institute : School of Computing, Engineering and Intelligent Systems, Ulster University, UK

Dr. Chitraka Wickramarachchi

Designation : Senior Lecturer in Statistics
Institute : Department of Statistics, Faculty of Applied Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura

Dr. Asiri Hewamalage

Designation : Consultant Community Physician, National Program Manager, Child Care, Development & Special Needs
Institute : Family Health Bureau, Ministry of Health Sri Lanka

Dr. Michela Papandrea

Designation : Lecturer - Researcher
Institute :
University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland

Prof. Thushara Abhayapala

Designation : Professor
Institute : College of Engineering and Computer Science, The Australian National University, Australia

Dr. Bryan Gardiner

Designation : Associate Head of School
Institute : School of Computing, Engineering and Intelligent Systems, Ulster University, UK

Dr. Charith Abhayaratne

Designation : Lecturer
Institute : Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, The University of Sheffield, UK

CSAAT Mobile Development

Associate software Engineer : Ms. Keshari Anuththara

Speech Synthesis

Researcher : Ms. Poorna Panduwawala

Restricted and Repetitive behavior analysis

Researcher : Mr. Nushara Wedasingha

Joint Attention Analysis

Researcher : Mr. Sanka Mohottala

Gaze and Attention Analysis

Researcher : Mr. Menan Velayuthan

Robot Implementation

Researcher : Mr. Leshan Fernando

CSAAT Website

Intern : Ms. Thilini Jayasekara
Supervisor : Ms. Vijani Piyawardana

LRH Website, Data Collection and Automation

Intern : Ms. Shanika Dilrukshi
Supervisor : Ms. Sanjeevi Chandrasiri

Video Analysis

Intern : Ms. Vidusha Nasome
Supervisor : Dr. Pradeepa Samarasinghe/ Ms. Madhuka Nadeeshani

Data Collection/ full stack

Intern : Mr. Sachin Muthumala Athukorala
Supervisor : Mr. Thusithanjana Thilakarathne

Data Pipeline

Intern : Ms. Nethmini Aloka Kaluarachchi
Supervisor : Dr. Anuradha Karunasena


Intern : Mr. Thisura Hettiarachchi
Supervisor : Dr. Shyam Reyal

Mobile-client full stack development

Intern : Mr. Sutharshan Shanmugarajah
Supervisor : Dr. Nuwan Kodagoda

PAAS Website

Intern : Ms. Sawandi Naotunna
Supervisor : Ms. Lumini Wickramasinghe

Development Milestones Assessment Tool (DMAT)

Intern : Ms. Tharushi Ranruwini
Supervisor : Ms. Samanthi Siriwardana

PAAS Mobile Application

Intern : Ms. Keshari Jayakody
Supervisor : Dr. Shyam Reyal

Psychological Area

Intern : Ms. Shashini Hewadewa
Supervisor : Mr. Thusithanjana Thilakarathna

Pubudu Mobile App

Intern : Ms. Aparna Jayawardana
Supervisor : Ms. Madhuka Nadeeshani


  • Design a full stack web-application for the given requirements
  • Implement the agreed design using software engineering best practices to a high standard
  • Implement automated testing, deployment and maintenance mechanisms
  • Manage content and information architecture of the web application
  • Document the technical aspects and development process

Video Analysis

  • Develop a mechanism to choose the best stream out of multiple views
  • Design and develop an application to classify main categorized of behaviors
  • Develop incorporating annotations for the videos
  • Design and implement data pipelines to the behavior categorizations and generate reports

LRH Website, Data collection and Automation

  • Integrate development environments for writing and editing coded
  • Recommend and execute improvement to automated data collection and automation.
  • Create technical documentation for reference and reporting
  • Develop a hibernate framework to work with multiple data sources
  • Consult to evaluate software-hardware interfaces and develop specifications and performance requirements


  • Design full-stack mobile application for the given requirements
  • Develop a full-stack mobile application based on the approved design
  • Use best practices from software engineering to a high production standard
  • Implement automated testing, deployment and maintenance mechanism