Dr. Dush Nalin Jayakody

Personal Information                       


Dr. Dushantha Nalin  K. Jayakody, Ph. D. (Dublin),  IEEE Senior Member 

Associate Professor

Director, Infocomm Lab

School of Computer Science and Robotics

National Research Tomsk Polytechnic University, Russia




Group Web:       


nalin at tpu dot ru 

Tomsk Infocomm group

PhD Position open for Fall  2020 (NEW) details: Link

* TPC Co-Chair, 14th International Forum on Strategic Technology (ISOFT), Tomsk, Russia

* Keynote Speaker,  12th International Research Conference (IRC) of the, General Sir John Kotelawala Defense University (KDU), Sri      Lanka, Sept 2019. 

* Keynote speaker, 6th International Conference on Big data and Cloud Computing Challenges, Kansas city, USA, Sept 2019. 

* TPC Co-Chair, Emerging Solutions, Protocols and Technologies for Reliable, Scalable and Energy efficient 5G/B5G Networks, IEEE International Workshop on Computer Aided Modeling and Design of Communication Links and Networks, 11-13 September 2019, Limassol, Cyprus.

*Co-Cahir, Workshop on Wirelessly Powered Systems and Networks collocated with International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems (DCOSS 2019), Santorini Island, Greece, May 29-31, 2019. Link 

* Local organizing Chair, Deep Learning and Computer Vision for Drone Imaging and Cinematography, SLTC, Padukka, Sri Lanka  - May 2019

*  Co-chair, CorNer 5th  workshop on Smart Cities at IEEE VTC Spring, Malaysia 2019.  Link

* Guest Editorial,  International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, Secure and Trust-aware Computing for Drone-assisted IoT-Sensor Networks, 2018 (IF 1.787):   CFP

* I serve as the General Chair at ETIC 2019, link.

* Elevated to IEEE Senior Membership 2018

* I'm organizing a workshop on CorNer 3th  workshop on Smart Cities at IEEE VTC Fall, Chicago, USA 2018, .  

* I'm organizing a workshop on CorNer 4th  workshop on Smart Cities at IEEE PIMRC Spring in Bologna, Italy 2018, link.  

* I'm organizing a workshop on NOMA for 5G at IEEE VTC Spring in Porto, Portugal 2018, link.

* Call for Book Chapters on 5G Enabled Wireless Networks: A security, data and privacy perspective (Springer Book), link

* I'm appointed as an Editor of Physical Communications, Wiley  Internet Technology Letter and MDPI Information journals. 

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

* I'm serving as a "Vice President" and "Track Chair" in "Emerging Technologies for 5G Communications"  @ International Conference on Communication, Management and Information Technology (ICCMIT 2018), Madrid, Spain. CFP

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

                                                    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  Eastern Mediterranean University, Turkey (under the University 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 School of Computer Science and RoboticsNational Research Tomsk Polytechnic University, Russia. Dr.  Jayakody is a Senior 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

Huawei, Professor's Day, December 2017. Invited talk on "Non-orthogonal multiple access for 5G"
* Tutorial talk  on "Wireless Information and Power Transfer" at 14th International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems, Bologna, Italy, Aug 2017. Link 

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