PhD, Monash University. BSc (Hons), University of Colombo
Shanika Wickramasuriya received her PhD in Statistics at the Monash University, Australia in May 2017. After the completion of doctorate Shanika spent nearly 6 months at the Monash Business School as a research fellow, before joining the University of Auckland as a lecturer in February 2018.
Teaching | Current
Semester 1, 2018: STATS 779
Semester 2, 2018: STATS 380, 726
2013-2016: Postgraduate Research Scholarship from the Business School, Monash University, Australia.
2013-2016: Monash Graduate Scholarship from the Monash University, Australia.
2007-2011: Studentship for academic performance in physical science stream from the University of Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Areas of expertise
Time series analysis, Forecasting, Computational statistics
Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)
- Wickramasuriya, S. L., Athanasopoulos, G., & Hyndman, R. J. (2018). Optimal forecast reconciliation for hierarchical and grouped time series through trace minimization. Melbourne, Australia: Monash University. Related URL.
- Perera, A., Sooriyarachchi, M. R., & Wickramasuriya, S. L. (2016). A goodness of fit test for the multilevel logistic model. Communications in Statistics: Simulation and Computation, 45 (2), 643-659. 10.1080/03610918.2013.868906
Primary office location
SCIENCE CENTRE 303S - Bldg 303S
Level 2, Room 275
38 PRINCES ST