Research Team

We are a team of researchers and industry personnel with various backgrounds working together to develop technology to facilitate wildlife conservation activities (e.g., anti-poaching) and measure the effectiveness of climate change mitigation activities (e.g., reforestation, increased biodiversity). 

School of Computer Science and Informatics, Cardiff University

Charith Perera

Internet of Things, Sensing as a Service,  Infrastructure and Architectures, Privacy and Security

Omer Rana

Internet of Things, Distributed Systems, Edge Computing, Blockchain

Oktay Karakus

Statistical signal and image processing, Remote Sensing Imaging, Ultrasound Imaging

Naeima Hamed 

Semantic Web, Knowledge Engineering, Data Science

Mark Butterworth

Wireless Communication, Low Power Networks

Omar Mussa

Semanti Web, Data Visualisation, 

Conversational AI

Rayan Binlajdam

IoT Sensing, Drone Image Processing, Data Integration

School of Biosciences, Cardiff University

Benoit Goossens

Conservation genetics, Conservation biology, Landscape Ecology, Wildlife Management

Pablo Orozco-TerWengel

Population Genetics, Conservation, Evolutionary Biology, Genomics, Bioinformatics

Danau Girang Field Centre, Sabah, Malaysia

Tommy Rowel 

Data Management

University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka

Dulani Meedeniya

Software Engineering, Data Engineering, Bio-Health Informatics

Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand

Adisorn Lertsinsrubtavee

Mobile Systems, Privacy, Content Distribution

Kanchana Kanchanasut

Mobile Wireless and Sensor Networks, Formal Methods, Information Centric Networks

Preechai Mekbungwan

Computer Network

University of New South Wales, Australia

Aruna Seneviratne

Mobile Systems, Privacy, Content Distribution

Deepak Mishra

Wireless Power Transfer, Cooperative Communication, Security, Massive MIMO

Vortex IoT, United Kingdom

Sharadha Kariyawasam

Wireless Communication, Low Power Networks

Behzad Heravi

Information Theory, Statistical Inference, Signal Processing, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence



Thivindu Paranayapa (UoM)

BSc Student (2024)

Ruslan Levond

BSc Student (2022)

Tanveer Ahmed

BSc Student (2020)

Piumini Ranasinghe (UoM)

BSc Student (2024)

Jacob Harkins

BSc Student (2022)

Jithmi Shashirangana (UoM)

BSc Student (2020)

Dakshina Ranmal (UoM)

BSc Student (2024)

Sam Winkworth

BSc Student (2022)

Heshan Padmasiri (UoM)

BSc Student (2020)

Meelan Bandara (UoM)

BSc Student (2023)

Akin Kaki

MSc Student (2022)

Roshinie Jayasundara (UoM)

BSc Student (2023)

Karan Juj

BSc Student (2019)

 Isuru Ariyarathne (UoM)

BSc Student (2023)

Jack Burkett

BSc Student (2019)

Research Visits