Dr Rajitha Senanayake

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  • Campus: Parkville

Research interests

  • Communications Theory
  • Cooperative Communications
  • Wireless Communications

Biography

Dr. Rajitha Senanayake received the Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree from the University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka and the Bachelor of Information Technology degree from the University of Colombo, Sri Lanka in 2009 and 2010 respectively. She then moved to the University of Melbourne, Australia where she received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering in 2015. From June 2015 to February 2016, she was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the department of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering at the University of Monash, Australia. she is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow at the department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the University of Melbourne. Her research interests are in Communications Theory, Wireless Communications and Cooperative Communications.

Recent publications

  1. Smith PJ, Senanayake S, Dmochowski PA, Evans J. Distributed Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radio Networks Based on the Sphericity Test. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON COMMUNICATIONS. IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers. 2019, Vol. 67, Issue 3. DOI: 10.1109/TCOMM.2018.2880902
  2. Gayan S, Inaltekin H, Senanayake S, Evans J. Phase Modulated Communication with Low-Resolution ADCs. IEEE International Conference on Communications. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. 2019, Vol. 2019-May. DOI: 10.1109/ICC.2019.8761177
  3. Senanayake S, Atapattu Mudiyanselage S, Evans J, Smith PJ. Decentralized Relay Selection in Multi-User Multihop Decode-and-Forward Relay Networks. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS. IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers. 2018, Vol. 17, Issue 5. DOI: 10.1109/TWC.2018.2809748
  4. Smith PJ, Senanayake R, Dmochowski PA. How Accurate is Your Gaussian/Gamma Approximation?. IEEE WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS LETTERS. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. 2018, Vol. 7, Issue 5. DOI: 10.1109/LWC.2018.2826001
  5. Smith PJ, Senanayake R, Dmochowski PA, Evans J. Novel Distributed Spectrum Sensing Techniques for Cognitive Radio Networks. 2018 IEEE WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS AND NETWORKING CONFERENCE (WCNC). IEEE Communications Society. 2018.
  6. Senanayake R, Atapattu Mudiyanselage S, Yeoh PL, Evans J. Decentralized Relay Selection in Two-User Multihop Decode-and-Forward Relay Networks. 2017 IEEE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON COMMUNICATIONS (ICC). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. 2017. DOI: 10.1109/ICC.2017.7996525
  7. Gayan S, Senanayake S, Evans J. On the Symbol Error Probability for QPSK with Quantized Observations. 2017 27TH INTERNATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATION NETWORKS AND APPLICATIONS CONFERENCE (ITNAC). IEEE. 2017.
  8. Senanayake R, Smith PJ, Martin PA, Evans J. Performance Analysis of Reconfigurable Antenna Arrays. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON COMMUNICATIONS. IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers. 2017, Vol. 65, Issue 6. DOI: 10.1109/TCOMM.2017.2682081
  9. Senanayake S, Lozano A, Smith P, Evans J. Analytical Handle for ZF Reception in Distributed Massive MIMO. 2016 50TH ASILOMAR CONFERENCE ON SIGNALS, SYSTEMS AND COMPUTERS. IEEE Computer Society. 2016. Editors: Matthews MB. DOI: 10.1109/ACSSC.2016.7868985
  10. Senanayake R, Yeoh P, Evans J. Performance Analysis of Centralized and Partially Decentralized Cooperative Networks. IEEE Transactions on Communications. IEEE. 2016, Vol. 62, Issue 2. DOI: 10.1109/TCOMM.2015.2512918
  11. Senanayake R, Yeoh P, Evans J. Symbol Error Probability of Cluster-Based Cooperative Cellular Networks. 2016 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM). IEEE. 2016. DOI: 10.1109/GLOCOM.2016.7842311
  12. Senanayake S, Smith P, Yeoh P, Evans J. An SNR Approximation for Distributed Massive MIMO with Zero Forcing. IEEE Communications Letters. IEEE. 2015, Vol. 19, Issue 11. DOI: 10.1109/LCOMM.2015.2474377
  13. Senanayake R, Yeoh P, Evans J. Distributed LMMSE estimation in cooperative cellular networks. 2015 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. 2015, Vol. 2015-September. DOI: 10.1109/ICC.2015.7248963
  14. Senanayake R, Yeoh P, Evans J. On the sum capacity of cluster-based cooperative cellular networks. 2015 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. 2015, Vol. 2015-September. DOI: 10.1109/ICC.2015.7248555
  15. Senanayake R, Yeoh P, Evans J. Error Probability Bounds for Interference-Limited Cooperative Networks. 2014 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC). IEEE. 2014. DOI: 10.1109/ICC.2014.6884071

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