Pubudu N. Pathirana

PUBUDU N. PATHIRANA (SM'08) was born in Matara, Sri Lanka, in 1970, and was educated at Royal College at Colombo, Colombo, Sri Lanka. He received the B.E. (Hons.) degree in electrical engineering and the B.Sc. degree in mathematics, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia, in 1996 and 2000, all sponsored by the government of Australia on EMSS and IPRS scholarships, respectively. He was a Post- Doctoral Research Fellow with Oxford University, Oxford, U.K., Research Fellow with the School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia, and Consultant with the Defence Science and Technology Organization, Australia, in 2002. He was a Visiting Associate Professor with Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA, in 2009. He is currently an Associate Professor with the School of Engineering, Deakin University, VIC, Australia. His current research interests include mobile/wireless networks, rehabilitation robotics, and radar array signal processing.

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JTEHM, Articles, Published Articles
Monitoring and Analysis of Respiratory Patterns Using Microwave Doppler Radar
Non-contact detection characteristic of Doppler radar provides an unobtrusive means of respiration detection and monitoring. This avoids additional preparations such as physical sensor attachment or special clothing which can be useful for certain healthcare applications. Furthermore, robustness of Doppler radar... Read more
JTEHM, Articles, Published Articles
Robust and Accurate Capture of Human Joint Pose Using an Inertial Sensor
     Wearable inertial measurement units (IMU) measuring acceleration, earth magnetic field, and gyroscopic measurements can be considered for capturing human skeletal postures in real time. Number of movement disorders require accurate and robust estimation of the human joint pose. Though these... Read more