Mr. Ranga P Abeysooriya


Lecturer in Department of Textile & ClothingTechnology, University of Moratuwa




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Department of Textile and Clothing Technology
University of Moratuwa, 
Moratuwa, Sri Lanka.


Research Interests

      Apparel Manufacturing

        Operations Research

      Optimization Heuristics

      Computational Mathematics

Selected Publications

Selected Journal Articles

        Abeysooriya, R.P., Fernando, T. G. I.,(2012) Canonical Genetic Algorithm To Optimize Cut Order Plan Solutions in Apparel Manufacturing, International Journal of Emerging Trends in Computing and Information Sciences (ISSN 2079-8407), Vol. 3 Issue 2, pp. 150-154


         Abeysooriya, R.P., Fernando, T. G. I.,(2012) Hybrid approach to optimize cut order plan solutions in apparel manufacturing, International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Research (ISSN 2223-4985), Vol. 2 Issue 4, pp. 348-353


Selected Conference Proceedings (Abstact and Full Paper)

       Abeysooriya, R.P., Fernando, T. G. I.,(2011) Application of Genetic Algorithm to optimize Cut-order Planning solutions in Apparel industry, Proceeding of Engineering Research Unit Research Symposium, Colombo, pp. 14-17

Qualifications (Academic)

     MSc Industrial Mathematics, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka

         BSc Engineering (Hons), University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka 

Qualifications (Professional)

    Certificate in Teaching Higher Education (CTHE) conducted Staff Development Centre, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka (2011)

      Certificate in Speech-craft Program conducted by Millennium Toastmasters Club

       Professional course in Certified Management Accountant (Foundation & Diploma), Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka,

Work Experience (with industry)

       Development of the Information flow map of Apparel Manufacturing Process in Sri Lankan Apparel Industry (2006/07)

      Development of a blue-print of Enterprise Resource Plan (ERP) for Brandix Lanka (2007)

         Development of a computer-based application for automatic generation of T&A (Time & Action) plan for Brandix Essentials (pvt) Ltd. (2007)