Sudharman K. Jayaweera received the B.E. degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering with First Class Honors from the University of Melbourne, Australia, in 1997 and M.A. and PhD degrees in Electrical Engineering from Princeton University in 2001 and 2003, respectively. He is currently an assistant Professor in Electrical Engineering at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM.
From 2003-2006 he was an assistant Professor in Electrical Engineering at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Wichita State University. From 1998 to August 1999, he was with the US Wireless Corporation in San Ramon, CA, as a member of the Wireless Signal Processing Algorithms Development Group, where he was involved in developing wireless geo-location and tracking algorithms. From 1992 – 1993, he worked as a sub-editor at a science newspaper in Colombo, Sri Lanka. He has also held summer research internships at Envoy Networks Inc. (now part of TI), Magnify Inc., Australian Telecommunications Research Institute and the Department of Mathematics, University of Melbourne, Australia.
Among Dr. Jayaweera’s awards are the Best Paper Awards at the 2003 IEEE Wireless Personal Multimedia Conference (WPMC’03) held in Japan and at the 2006 IEEE International Conference on Advanced Video and Signal based Surveillance (AVSS'06), held in Australia. Currently he is a member of IEEE and serves as an associate editor of EURASIP Journal of Applied Signal Processing. His research interests include wireless communications, statistical signal processing, information theory and wireless sensor networks.