Dr. Nalin Jayakody

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Dr. Nalin D. K. Jayakody

Associate Professor

Institute of Cybernetics

National Research Tomsk Polytechnic University, Russia




Group Web:       


nalin at tpu dot ru 

Tomsk Infocomm group

* I'm offering an invited talk at Huawei Research Centre, Moscow on NOMA for 5G, Nov 2017. 

* I'm serving as a "Vice President" and "Track Chair" in green communications and networks in International Conference on Communication, Management and Information Technology (ICCMIT 2018). 

* I'm offering a Tutorial on "Wireless Information and Power Transfer" at 14th International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems, Bologna, Italy, Aug 2017. Link 

* Serve on the TPC committee of  IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference Fall 2018, Green Communications & Networks Track, Portugal, May 2018. 

* CFP  Workshop: 2nd International Workshop on CorNer: Communications for Networked Smart Cities. Download at 28th Annual IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (IEEE PIMRC 2017), Montreal, Canada.

* I'm soliciting papers for Special Issue on Energy-Aware Future Networked Smart Cities in Elsevier Journal of Physical Communication (PHYCOM).

* I'm soliciting papers for Special Issue on "Wireless Energy Harvesting for Future Wireless Communications"

MDPI Journal of Information. 

* Best Paper Award - International Conference on Communication, Management and Information Technology (ICCMIT 2017), Warsaw, Poland, 2017.

                                                    Short Bio  

Dr. Nalin Jayakody, a Sri Lankan, received the B. Eng. degree (with first-class honors)  from Pakistan and was ranked as the merit position holder of the University (under SAARC Scholarship). He was also ranked as the best foreign student in Pakistan. He received his MSc degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering from the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Eastern Mediterranean University, Cyprus  (under the University full graduate scholarship) and ranked as the first merit position holder of the department. He received the Ph. D. degree in  Electronics and Communications Engineering, from the University College Dublin, Ireland under the supervision of Prof.  Mark Flanagan (under the Science Foundation Ireland Grant).  From 2014- 2016, he has held  Postdoc position at the  Coding & Information Transmission group,  University of Tartu, Estonia and University of Bergen, Norway. From 2016, he is a Professor at the Department of Control System Optimization, Institute of Cybernetics, National Research Tomsk Polytechnic University, Russia. Dr.  Jayakody is a Member of IEEE and he has served as session chair or technical program committee member for various international conferences, such as IEEE PIMRC  2014, IEEE WCNC 2014/2016, IEEE VTC 2015 etc. 

                                                      Invited/Guest Talks & Other Activities

Best Paper Award, IEEE ICCMIT, Warsaw, Poland, April 2017. 

Infocom Lab hosted a seminar on "Achieving 5G Spectral and Power Efficiencies Requirements", 9th March 2017, at Institute of Cybernetics, TPU. More details.

Plenary Talk: Future Wireless Network Treads: Wireless Power Transfer and Device Centric Aspect for 5G, "14th International Scientific-Practical Conference of Students, Post-graduates and Young Scientists “Youth and Modern Information Technology” (YMIT), Nov, 2016, Tomsk, Russia."

Invited Talk: Dushantha Nalin K. Jayakody, S. K. Sharma, Dushantha Nalin K. Jayakody, and S. Chatzinotas, "Simultaneous Wireless Information and Power Transfer (SWIPT) in Massive MIMO-enabled 5G Wireless Systems: Opportunities and Challenges,  Tyrrhenian Workshop on Digital communications, "What Lies Beyond 5G", Livarno, Italy. 12-14 Sept, 2016. 

Keynote: Dushantha Nalin K. Jayakody, "Challenges and State of the Art in RF Energy Harvesting", International Conference Information Technologies in Business and Industry (web), Sept 21-23, Tomsk, Russia. 

Optimum Power Allocation Scheme for Coded Cooperation, COST IC1004 MC & Scientific Meeting, City of the Arts and Sciences, auditorium of Museo de la Ciencia, Valencia, Spain, May 2015. 

Visiting Research Scientist, Center of Excellence in Telecommunication, University of Sydney,  Australia, Feb  2015.

Dushantha Nalin K. Jayakody, COST IC1004 MC & Scientific Meeting, Dublin City University, Ireland, Jan 2015. 

Dushantha Nalin K. Jayakody, A Soft Network Coded Multilevel Forwarding Scheme for Multiple Access Relay Systems, Centre                          for  Wireless Communications, University of Oulu, Finland, Jan 2015.        

Dushantha Nalin K. Jayakody, Coded Cooperative Communication, COST IC1104 Workshop on Algebra, Number Theory, and their Applications t  to Communications and Computing (ANTA 2015), Aalto University, Finland, Jan 2015.

Dushantha Nalin K. Jayakody, 7th IC1004 Training School on “Methods and Performance Metrics for Assessing Vehicular Communication  Systems”, Dublin City University, Ireland, Jan 2015

 Dushantha Nalin K. Jayakody, LDPC coding with Soft Information Relaying in Cooperative Wireless Networks, Inst. of                                Computer  Sc., University of Tartu, Nov 2014.