Madhusanka Liyanage

Madhusanka Liyanage

Project Manager/Post Doctoral Researcher

Centre for Wireless Communications, University of Oulu, Finland.

Research Interests

5G, Future Internet, Network security, Virtual Networks, Security Protocols, Software Defined Networking (SDN), Internet of Things (IoT), Mobile Edge Computing (MEC)


Madhusanka Liyanage received the B.Sc. degree (First Class Honors) in electronics and telecommunication engineering from the University of Moratuwa, Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, in 2009, the M.Eng. degree from the Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand, in 2011 and the M.Sc. degree from University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France in 2011. In 2016, Liyanage received a Ph.D in communication engineering from the University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland.

He is currently a post-doctoral researcher and project manager at the Centre for Wireless Communications, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland. In 2011-2012, he was a research scientist at I3S Laboratory and Inria, Shopia Antipolis, France. Also, we was a visiting research fellow at Data61, CSIRO, Sydney Australia, Infolabs21, Lancaster University, UK and Computer Science and Engineering, The University of New South Wales during 2016-2018. His research interests are SDN, IoT, Block Chain, mobile and virtual network security. He is a student Member of IEEE and ICT.

Madhusanka is a co-author of over 30 publications including one edited book with Wiley. He is also a management committee member of EU COST Action IC1301, IC1303, CA15107 and CA15127 projects.