D e p a r t m e n t   o f

Mathematics

Name

Dr. P.G.R.S. Ranasinghe

Senior Lecturer

B.Sc. (Perad.), Ph.D. (UCF, USA)

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About Me

Currently, I’m working as a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Mathematics, University of Peradeniya. I received my PhD from University of Central Florida, USA in Summer 2018 under the supervision of Professor Xin Li in the field of Approximation Theory. I resumed duties at the Math Department in August 2018. Since then undergraduate and postgraduate students are working with me in the fields of Complex Analysis, Number Theory, and Cryptography. I’m also the Coordinator of the Industrial Mathematics MSc Degree program at the Postgraduate Institute of Science.

Positions Held

Editorial Board: RESCON 2018

Ongoing Research and Projects

Askey-Wilson operator on Theta Functions and generating series identities

Lagrange inversion and generating series identities

Techniques in Cryptography related to Number Theory

Memberships & Awards

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University Prize for Academic Excellence, (University of Peradeniya)

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Selected to Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship 2014 (Department of Mathematics, University of Central Florida)

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Graduate Teaching Assistant Award 2016 (Department of Mathematics, University of Central Florida)

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Graduate Presentation Fellowship, Spring 2018 (University of Central Florida)

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Graduate Research Excellence Award 2017 (Department of Mathematics, University of Central Florida)