Chanuka Algama

Research Intern

Chanuka is a Research Intern with the Data, Algorithms, and Policy (DAP) team at LIRNEasia. He has a keen interest in the fields of machine learning and artificial intelligence with a specific interest in applications of computer vision. His work was recently recognized when he won 2nd place at IEEE’s Standards for secure and trusted learning systems┬ácompetition held in Valencia, Spain.

At LIRNEasia, his current work involves using remote sensing for public policy-related applications and building machine learning datasets at the intersection of climate change and energy. He is a final-year undergraduate at the University of Kelaniya in Computer Science.