Mr. K.A.S.H. Kulathilake

Senior Lecturer

(on study leave)

kule@as.rjt.ac.lk | mailtohemantha@gmail.com
+94252266384


Education

  • Ph.D (reading)
    University of Malaya, Malaysia (2022)

  • M.Phil
    University of Moratuwa (2017)

  • Master of Computer Science
    University of Colombo (2011)

  • B.Sc.(Hons) in IT
    Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (2007)

Current Research and Projects

  • Improving visualization of stent placement in coronary angiography for detection irregularities between vessel edges and stent boundary.
  • Formalizing a computer aided quantification method for Mycorrhiza colonization

Research Interests

  • Biological and Medical Image Analysis
  • Biological and Medical Image Processing
  • Computer Vision
  • Pattern Recognition

Teaching Subjects

  • ICT 2403 – Graphics and Image Processing
  • ICT 3205 – Information Technology Project Management
  • COM 1201 – Principles of Program Design
  • COM 1407- Computer Programming
  • COM 2304 – Computer Graphics and Image Processing
  • ICT 3411 – Group Project

Publications

International Research Publications in Peer Reviewed Journals

  • K.A.S.H.Kulathilake, W.S.Wajiramali, D.W.J.Chathurika, D.A.N.Gunasekara, I.A.M.S.Ranasinghe, R.R.C.P.Rathnayake, “Reduction of Visual Disruptions in Coronary Cine-Angiography for Better Diagnostic Viewing.” in Int. J. on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions (ICTer), Vol 11(1), PP. 1-8, 2018.

  • K.A.S.H. Kulathilake, L. Ranathunga, G.R. Constantine, and N.A. Abdullah, “Visual Alignment of Arteries in Coronary Cine-Angiogram using Global Motion Stabilization Approach.” in J. National Science Foundation, Vol. 45(1), PP. 41-51, 2017

  • K.A.S.H. Kulathilake, L. Ranathunga, G.R. Constantine, and N. A. Abdulla, “Hierarchical Region Based Template Matching Technique for Global Motion Reduction of Coronary Cineangiograms,” in Int. J. Comput. Theory Eng., vol. 7(2), pp. 156–161, 2015.

Conference Publications

  • H.M.R. Shanaka, W.A.M.N.C. Ariyarathna, R.M.P.N. Rathnayake, L.C.P. Pussella,P.D.R. Viduruwan and K.A.S.H. Kulathilake, “Case Study on an Adaptive Traffic Controlling Method Using Real-time Traffic Streaming.” in IEEE International Conf. on Information and Automation for Sustainability (ICIAFS). (ACCPTED)

  • N.A.I. Supasan,W.A.L.U. Kaushalya, M.G.A. Yasiru, S.M.D.P. Maduwantha, S.J.K. Wijenayake, K.A.S.H. Kulathilake and U. Kohomban. “Self-controlled Robot for Collection of Light Weight Waste in a Ground Area.” in IEEE International Conf. on Information and Automation for Sustainability (ICIAFS). (ACCPTED)

  • A. M. R. R. Bandara, K. A. S. H. Kulathilake, P. W. G. R. M. P. B. Giragama, “Super-Efficient Spatially Adaptive Contrast Enhancement Algorithm for Superficial Vein Imaging.” in 12th IEEE International Conf. on Industrial and Information Systems (ICIIS), 2017.

  • W.S.Wajiramali, D.W.J.Chathurika, D.A.N.Gunasekara, I.A.M.S.Ranasinghe, R.R.C.P.Rathnayake and K.A.S.H.Kulathilake, “Improving Diagnostic Viewing of Coronary Cine-Angiogrphy through Frequency Filtering based Frame Enhancement Method”, in 2017 International Conf. on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions (ICTer), 2017.

  • K.A.S.H. Kulathilake, L.Ranathunga, G.R. Constantine, and N.A. Abdullah, “A Technique for Quantitative Coronary Analysis of Cine-Angiograms Using Segmentation and Vessel Path Tracking”, in 2016 International Conf. on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions (ICTer), 2016. pp.87-95.

  • K.A.S.H. Kulathilake, L. Ranathunga, G.R. Constantine, and N.A. Abdullah, “Computing Lumen Diameter of Coronary Arteries Using Segmented Vessel’s Geometry and Line Tracking,” in 2016 International Conf. on Information Science (ICIS), 2016, pp. 109–115.

  • K.A.S.H. Kulathilake, L. Ranathunga, G.R. Constantine, and N.A. Abdullah, “Region Growing Segmentation Method for Extracting Vessel Structures from Coronary Cine-angiograms,” in Moratuwa Engineering Research Conf., Moratuwa, 2015, pp. 142-147.

  • K.A.S.H. Kulathilake, L. Ranathunga, G.R. Constantine, and N.A. Abdullah, “A Segmentation Method for Extraction of Main Arteries from Coronary Cine-angiograms,” in 2015 International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions (ICTer), 2015, pp. 09–15.

Book Chapter

  • K.A.S.H. Kulathilake, L. Ranathunga, G.R. Constantine, and N.A. Abdullah, “Reduction of Motion Disturbances in Coronary Cineangiograms through Template Matching,” in Future Information Technology, vol. 309, J. J. Jong H. Park, Y. Pan, C.-S. Kim, and Y. Yang, Eds. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2014, pp. 267-273.

Extended Abstracts

  • K.A.S.H. Kulathilake, “Fuzzy logic based efficient traffic controlling system for regulating the traffic congestion in metropolitan road junctions,” in RUSL Second Annual Reseach Sessions, Faculty of Applied Sciences, Mihintale, 2011, pp. 33-38.

  • K.A.S.H. Kulathilake, “Activity Based Structured Lecturing Method for Teaching Theoretical Subjects – A Methodology for Improving Students’ Positive Attitudes for Industry Demand,” In 8th SDC- SLAIHEE Conf., University of Colombo, 2012.