Sumudu Samarakoon

Sumudu Samarakoon

PhD

Post Doctoral Researcher
Communication Engineering

27 peer reviewed publications in international journals. The publications have been cited 362 times, of which the most cited publication accounts for 80 citations. The author has a h-index of 10.00. (Google Scholar)

Biography

Sumudu Samarakoon received his B. Sc. degree in Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering from the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka in 2009, the M. Eng. degree from the Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand in 2011, and Ph. D. degree in Communication Engineering from University of Oulu, Finland in 2017. He is currently working in Centre for Wireless Communications, University of Oulu, Finland as a post doctoral researcher.

Research interests

  • Small cell networks
  • Game theory
  • Machine learning
  • Radio resource management

Role of advisor:

Master students: Vishaka Chandrachapa Basnayake, Dinesh Madhusanka

Scientific merits

  • CWC excellence awards 2016 for Outstanding Doctoral Student in Radio Technology Unit, Centre for Wireless communications, University of Oulu, Finland.
  • CWC excellence awards 2016 for Innovators, Centre for Wireless communications, University of Oulu, Finland.
  • Best paper award at European Wireless Conference, May 2016, Finland.

Research groups

  • Postdoctoral researcher, CWC Radio Technologies (CWC-RT)

Selected publications

  • Samarakoon, Sumudu; Bennis, Mehdi; Saad, Walid; Debbah, Merouane; Latva-Aho, Matti (2016) Ultra Dense Small Cell Networks: Turning Density Into Energy Efficiency. - IEEE Journal on selected Areas in Communications 34 (5), 1267-1280 . [Original]
  • Samarakoon, Sumudu Prasad; Bennis, Mehdi; Saad, Walid; Latva-aho, Matti (2014) Opportunistic Sleep Mode Strategies in Wireless Small Cell Networks. (Artikkeli tieteellisessä konferenssijulkaisussa). - 2014 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC). Ei sarjaa/No series. 2707-2712. [Original]
  • Samarakoon, Sumudu; Bennis, Mehdi; Saad, Walid; Latva-aho, Matti (2013) Backhaul-aware interference management in the uplink of wireless small cell networks. - IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications 12 (11), 5813-5825
  • Samarakoon, Sumudu; Bennis, Mehdi; Saad, Walid; Latva-aho, Matti (2016) Dynamic Clustering and ON/OFF Strategies for Wireless Small Cell Networks. - IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications 15 (3), 2164-2178 . [Original]
  • Luoto, Petri; Pirinen, Pekka; Bennis, Mehdi; Samarakoon, Sumudu; Scott, Simon; Latva-aho, Matti (2015) Co-Primary Multi-Operator Resource Sharing for Small Cell Networks. - IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications 14 (6), 3120-3130