I am Dalkandura Arachchige Kalpa Shashika Silva Gunaratna and a fourth year PhD student at Kno.e.sis Center, Wright State University. My research interest lies mainly in complex relationship identification and organization in Linked Open Data and data integration problems. I am also interested in data analytics, semantic matching problems and developing tools exploring knowledge in large datasets. I had also worked on Cloud Computing in the recent past to solve problems that biologists face in complex computing tasks.

I graduated(with First Class Honors) from UCSC of University of Colombo, Sri Lanka with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree (BSCS). After my undergraduate studies, I worked in the industry as a software engineer for one and half years.

I joined Kno.e.sis Center in 2010 summer and have been working with my advisor Prof. Amit P. Sheth.

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firefox Sri Lanka officially the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, known as Ceylon before 1972 and as Taprobane in ancient times, is an island country in South Asia, located about 31 kilometres (19.3 mi) off the southern coast of India. It is home to around twenty million people. The natural beauty of Sri Lanka's tropical forests, beaches and landscape, as well as its rich cultural heritage, make it a world famous tourist destination.