Dushyantha Jayatilake

Dushyantha Jayatilake (M’08) received the B.Sc. (Hons.) degree in Engineering from University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka in 2002 and the Ph.D degree in Engineering from University of Tsukuba, Japan in 2012. In 2011 he was a visiting student at the Biomedical Robotics and Biomicrosystems Lab of University Campus Bio-Medico in Rome. From 2003–2008 he was a lecturer at the Department of Production Engineering of University of Peradeniya, and currently a researcher at the Faculty of Engineering, Information and Systems of University of Tsukuba. His areas of interest include assistive robotics, rehabilitation robotics, mechatronics and biomedical engineering.

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Smartphone based realtime assessment of swallowing ability from the swallowing sound
Dysphagia can cause serious challenges to both physical and mental health. Aspiration due to dysphagia is a major health risk that could cause pneumonia and even death. The videofluoroscopic swallow study or VFSS, which is considered the gold standard for... Read more