Dr Ajith Jayasekare
Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr Ajith Jayasekare

Arts,Design & Architecture
City Futures Research Centre

Dr Ajith Jayasekare is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the City Future Research Centre (Value Australia Project). He did his PhD at the University of Wollongong in the field of urban analytics. Prior to his PhD, Ajith served as a GIS and remote sensing analyst at the International Water Management Institute (Sri Lanka). Ajith received a Master of Photogrammetry and Geoinformatics from Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences and did a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Sciences at the University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka.
He is skilled in a range of analytics sub-domains, including remote sensing, Geographic Information Systems, simulation modelling and data visualisation, machine learning and hedonic price modelling, etc. His research interests focus on Spatial modelling and machine learning applications in image analysis and predictive modelling.

  • Journal articles | 2022
    Liyanage D; Moon SC; Jayasekare AS; Basu A; Du Toit M; DIppenaar R, 2022, 'Two-dimensional transient heat transfer model for high-temperature laser-scanning confocal microscopy', Journal of Heat Transfer, vol. 144, http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4052436
    Journal articles | 2021
    Herath S; Jayasekare AS, 2021, 'City proximity, travel modes and house prices: the three cities in Sydney', Journal of Housing and the Built Environment, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10901-020-09805-w
    Journal articles | 2019
    Jayasekare AS; Herath S; Wickramasuriya R; Perez P, 2019, 'The price of a view: Estimating the impact of view on house prices', Pacific Rim Property Research Journal, vol. 25, pp. 141 - 158, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14445921.2019.1626543
    Journal articles | 2017
    Jayasekare AS; Wickramasuriya R; Namazi-Rad MR; Perez P; Singh G, 2017, 'Hybrid method for building extraction in vegetation-rich urban areas from very high-resolution satellite imagery', Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, vol. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/1.JRS.11.036017