Gihan Chanaka Jayatilaka : Achievements


This is a list of achievements (awards, honours, competition wins and exam results).

Date Type Description Links
2020 A
Prof. E.F. Bartholomeusz Endowment award for best mathematical thesis project of the Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya (413 students).
2020 A
Escape 2020 – Thesis project symposium of the Deaprtment of Computer Engineering (60 students), University of Peradeniya. Nominated for best thesis
2019 E
Huawei Seeds for the Future: Selected to top 10 CS/IT undergraduates of the country in terms of academic merit to participate in the program.
2019 A
StatHack 2.0 – nationwide inter university statistical data analysis competition (90 teams) organized by Dept. of Statistics, University of Colombo. Winners
2019 C
IEEExtreme 12.0: (World wide algorithmic programming competition : 4300 teams) National Runners up , World Rank 67
2019 A
Dialog Axiata Datathon – first data science hackathon in SL on smart city planing (for students and data science professionals). Best data engineer award.
2018 C
ACES Coders v7.0 (National level inter university algorithmic programming competition: 120 competing teams) Champions.
2018 C
ACES pre coders v7.0 (Intra university): Champions
2018 C
Google Code Jam Qualification round : Perfect score, Best performance in SL, World Rank 298.
2018 C
IEEExtreme 12.0: (World wide algorithmic programming competition : 4000 teams) National Runners up , World Rank 79.
2018 A
IEEE Region 10 Humanitarian Technology Conference (Asia / Australia region) Humanitarian Technology Products Competition for grad/undergrad students. Champions. Project: Infant sleep apnea detection system
2018 A
SLIIT Codefest: Emerging Innovator nationwide open competition: Champions – Gold award. Project: Infant sleep apnea detection system.
2018 A
BrainStorm: Sri Lanka’s The Premier Biomedical Competition in Sri Lanka. Runners up – Silver medal. Project: Infant sleep apnea detection system
2018 A
Dialog NB-IOT Hackathon (Invitational undergrad and professional dev hackathon) Project : Infant sleep apnea detection system: Runners up.
2018 A
United Nations’ Social Innovation Challenge: Shortlisted for national innovation camp and to the per-incubation program (Top 14 out of 700+ teams)
2018 R
Sri Lanka Robotics Competition (Inter university robotics competition) Project Galvans : National rank 4.
2017 C
IEEExtreme 11.0: National Champions, World Rank 124.
2017 A
ACES Hackathon 2017: (Intra university hackathon)
Project: Expert miner: Software section winners, Best idea of the competition.
2016 C
IEEExtreme 10.0: National Champions, World Rank 62.
2016 C
ACES Coders v6.0 Champions.
2016 C
ACES pre coders v6.0 (Intra university): Champions.
2016 D
ACES Hackathon 2016: Project Motify: Software section winners, Most popular idea of the competition.
2016 E
HDTS Scholarship award in recognition of 2014 GCE AL performances.
2015 E
Mahapola merit scholarship for performance in GCE Advanced Level examination
2015 E
Member of the SL national team for International Physics Olympiad.
2015 E
Member of the SL national team for Asian Physics Olympiad.
2015 E
Sri Lanka Mathematics Olympiad: National rank 25, High distinction.
2014 E
GCE Advanced level examination. Mathematics A, Physics A, Chemistry A.
z score 2.55 , National rank 86 (30,000+ students).
2014 E
Sri Lanka Physics Olympiad: National rank 8, Silver Medal.
2014 E
Sri Lanka Mathematics Olympiad: High distinction..
2013 E
Star Quest - Astronomical quiz competition: National rank 4.
2013 E
National Chemistry Quiz (iChem, SL): National rank 2, High distinction.
2013 E
Sri Lanka Mathematics Olympiad: National rank 35, High distinction
2011 E
GCE Ordinary level examination: 9A for 9 subjects.
2011 E
International Assessment for schools 2011
2010 E
International Assessment for schools: (held by UNSW) Highest score in the region (South Asia and Middle East) for Science, and highest score in SL for Mathematics and Computing..
2009 E
International Assessment for schools: Highest score in the region for Science.
2008 E
International Assessment for schools 2008.
2007 E
International Assessment for schools: Highest score in SL for Mathematics.
2006 E
International Assessment for schools: Highest score in SL for Mathematics.
2004-2011
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