Hasini Weerathunge, B.S.

Dept. of Biomedical Engineering

Boston University

Email: hasiniw@bu.edu

 

 

 

 

Research Interests

Brain Computer Interfacing; Neuro Computational Modeling; Speech Motor Control; Laryngeal Modeling; Neuro Engineering; Signal Processing

Education

2018 – Present           Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering (expected), Boston University

2010 – 2015               B.S., Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka

Honors and Awards

2020 Rafik. B. Hariri Institute for Computing and Computational Science Engineering Graduate Student Fellow Award
2020 Kathy Yorkston Student Travel Award, Madonna Speech Motor Control Conference
2018 Distinguished Biomedical Engineering Graduate Fellowship
2015 South Asia Workshop on Research Frontiers in Computing Scholarship

Publications

Weerathunge H., Abur D., Enos N., Brown K. & Stepp C. (2020). Auditory-Motor Perturbations of Voice Fundamental Frequency: Feedback Delay and Amplification, Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research (JSLHR), (in press).

Kearney, E., Nieto-Castañón, A., Weerathunge, H. R., Falsini, R., Daliri, A., Abur, D., … & Scott, T. L. (2020). A Simple 3-Parameter Model for Examining Adaptation in Speech and Voice Production. Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 2995.

Weerathunge, W. A. H. R., Bandara, D. M. S. L., Amaratunga, M. G. B., & De Silva, A. C. (2016). Robust algorithm for objective hearing screening of newborns using Automated Auditory Brain-stem Response. In 2016 Moratuwa Engineering Research Conference (MERCon) (pp. 149-155). IEEE.

Poster Presentations

Weerathunge H., Abur D., Enos N., Brown K. & Stepp C. Auditory-Motor Perturbations of Voice Fundamental Frequency: Feedback Delay and Amplification. Madonna Speech Motor Control Conference (Feb 2020)