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Kathiravelu Pradeeban

  • Postgraduate Student
  • KTH Royal Institute of Technology Gene technology
  • 0ReadersNumber of instances of Kathiravelu's publications in Mendeley libraries. Updated daily.
  • 2PublicationsNumber of items in Kathiravelu's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

and Data Mining.Cloud ComputingDistributed Computing


Kathiravelu Pradeeban is an Open Source Evangelist. He is a postgraduate student of the Erasmus Mundus European Master in Distributed Computing, a Master of Science joint degree from Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal, and KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden. He holds a Bachelor of the Science of Engineering (Hons) degree, majoring Computer Science & Engineering, with a first class from the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka [Batch 2010]. He is also an old boy of Royal College, Colombo [A/L 2005]. He is highly interested in FOSS development, and is a four time participant of the Google Summer of Code (GSoC) project. With AbiWord (2009 as a student and 2011 and 2012 as a mentor), an award winning light weight word processor, and with (OGSA-DAI) Open Grid Services Architecture Data Access and Integration (2010 as a student, and a committer thenceforth) - an innovative solution for distributed data access and management, mentored by OMII-UK. His research interests include Distributed Computing and Data mining.

Publications (2)

  • Horizontal Format Data Mining with Extended Bitmaps

    • De Alwis B
    • Malinga S
    • Pradeeban K
  • Mooshabaya: mashup generator for XBaya

    • De Alwis B
    • Malinga S
    • Pradeeban K

Professional experience

Postgraduate Student

Royal Institute of Technology (KTH)

September 2012 - Present

Software Engineer


September 2010 - Present

Education history

BSc Engineering

University of Moratuwa

May 2006 - September 2010(4 years)


Royal College, Colombo

August 1997 - May 2005(8 years)