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Mr. K H Kumara
B.Sc (Kelaniya), M.Phil(Kelaniya)

Present Position: Senior Lecturer (Grade 11) in Computer Science

Room Location: A5 101

Phone: +94(011) 2903379  Intercom: 379

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Research Interests :

Natural Language Processing, Image Processing, Statistical/Probabilistic Applications  in Computing

Publications :

Internationally ;

  1. W.P.Wijebandara and K.H.Kumara, Supply Chain Performance Reliability in a Probabilistic Framework, Third International Symposium and Workshop on Global Supply Chains (Jointly organized by The University of Toledo, USA and The PSG Institute of Management, India), PSGIM, Coimbatore, India, 6th -7th January 2009. (full text)
  2. K.H.Kumara and N.G.J.Dias, An Alternative Approach for Sinhala Speech Synthesis, Fourth International Student Conference, Ibaraki, Japan, 1st -2nd November 2008. (full text)
  3. K.H.Kumara and N.G.J.Dias, A Basic Unit for Sinhala Speech Synthesis, Second International Symposium, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Belihuloya, Sri Lanka, 10th July 2008. (abstract)
  4. R.I.P.Wickramasinghe, K.H.Kumara and N.G.J.Dias, Translation of a given simple English sentence into its equivalent in Sinhala using a speech synthesizer, 10th International conference on Sri Lanka Studies., December 2005 (abstract)

Locally ;

  1. K.H.Kumara and N.G.J.Dias, A tool for automatic derivation of phone transitions for the creation of a diphone database for Sinhala Text to Speech Synthesis, Annual Research Symposium University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2009  (abstract).
  2. DDM Dolawatta, N.G.J.Dias and K.H.Kumara,  An Analysis of Sound Parameters for Prosody Modeling in Sinhala Text to Speech Synthesis, Annual Research Symposium University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2009  (abstract).
  3. K.H.Kumara, N.G.J.Dias and R.I.P.Wickramasinghe, MBROLA formatted diphone database for Sinhala Language , Annual Research Symposium University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, November/December 2007 (abstract)
  4. R.A.D.Piyadasa, J.Munasinghe, D.K.Mallawa Arachchi and K.H.Kumara, A new interpretation of primitive pythagorean triples and a conjecture related to Fermat’s last theorem, Journal of Science (Vol 3), University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2007 (Journal paper)
  5. K.H.Kumara, N.G.J.Dias and H.Sirisena, Automatic Segmentation of given set of Sinhala text into Syllables for Speech Synthesis, Journal of Science (Vol 3), University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2007 (Journal paper)
  6. R.I.P.Wickramasinghe, K.H.Kumara and N.G.J.Dias, Practical Issues in the development of TTS and SR for the Sinhala Language, Journal of Science (Vol 3), University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2007 (Journal paper)
  7. K.H.Kumara, L.Munasinghe and K.D.Jayasuriya, N.G.J.Dias and C.H.De Silva, and S.R.D.Kalingamudali., Design and Implementation of a Web-Based Faculty information System, Annual Research Symposium University of Kelaniya, November/December 2006 (abstract)
  8. K.H.Kumara, N.G.J.Dias and H.Sirisena, A tool for automatic segmentation of given Sinhala text into syllables for speech synthesis , Annual Research Symposium University of Kelaniya, November/December 2006 (abstract)
  9. R.I.P.Wickramasinghe, K.H.Kumara and N.G.J.Dias, An interactive Sinhala medium courseware for teaching secondary school statistics, Annual Research Symposium University of Kelaniya, December 2005 (abstract)
  10. K.Harsha Kumara and N G J Dias,  Sinhala Numeric Reader: An interactive software to convert a given number in to strings with synthetic sounds, Annual Research Symposium University of Kelaniya, November 2004 (abstract)
  11. W.S.Weliange , R.I.P.Wickramasinghe, K.Harsha Kumara,  U.S.Amarasinghe, Koos Vijverberg and C. De Silva, Foodweb: an interactive software for quantifying Winemiller’s trophic networks – Sri Lanka Association for Fisheries & Aquatic Resources 18th June 2004. (abstract)

*.  Currently on Study Leave.