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Dr Yasoda Jayaweera
Lecturer (Education) Computer Science


Yasoda Jayaweera joined the Department of Computer Science, Brunel University in 2020. She completed her PhD in 2022 with a thesis titled "Methodology for identifying alternative solutions in a population based data generation approach applied to synthetic biology". Her research is mainly focused on application of optimisation methods and machine learing to improve design in synthetic biology.


  • PhD, Brunel University London
  • MSc Data Science and Analytics, Brunel University London
  • BSc (Hons) Information Technology, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  • Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, UK


Level 4 (UG 1st year) Coordinator

Newest selected publications

Gilbert, D., Heiner, M., Jayaweera, Y. and Rohr, C. (2017) 'Towards dynamic genome scale models'. Briefings in Bioinformatics, 20 (4). pp. 1167 - 1180. ISSN: 1467-5463 Open Access Link

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