Prof. (Mrs.) K.G.P.K. Weerakoon

Prof. (Mrs.) K.G.P.K. Weerakoon

 

Prof. K.G.P.K. Weerakoon

B.Sc. Est. Mgt. & Val. (Special) (SJP), PGD Urban Dev. (Moratuwa.), M.Sc. Human Sett. Pl. (AIT), MITP (SL);PhD Candidate (University sains Malaysia), Corporate Member of Institute of Town Planners Sri Lanka, Member of GIS(SL)

Coordinator of the M.Sc. Programme

 

Contact Details

Tel/Fax: +94-11-2802004 (Office)

Email: kgpk@sjp.ac.lk

 

Teaching Interests

  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Urban Environmental Studies

Research Interests

  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Urban Environmental Studies

Research Publications/Presentations

  •  Articles in Referred Journals/Books

Weerakoon , K., 2013. Application of Spatial Calculating Analysis Model for Land Use Conversion in Colombo Urban Fringe. International Multidisciplinary Research Journal, European Academic Research,.

Weerakoon , K. G. P. K., 2001. GIS for Land Management: Issues in Property Development. Institute of Valuers, Sri Lanka.

Weerakoon , K. G. P. K., 2012. Model for Determining Rental Values of Conderminium Properties; Case study in Boralasgamuwa Urban Council Area. Sri Lanka Journal of Real Estate, Issue 7.

Weerakoon , K. G. P. K., 2013. Overview of Urbanization in Geodemographic approach; Analysis of Colombo urban area, Sri Lanka. International Multidisciplinary Research Journal, European Academic Research,.

Weerakoon , K. G. P. K., 2014. Interactive Relationship between Port Development and Port City in Hambantota, Sri Lanka. International Journal of Social Sciences.

Weerakoon , K. G. P. K., 2014. Suitability Analysis for Urban Agriculture Using GIS and Multi Criteria Evaluation. International Journal of Agriculture Science and Technology.

Weerakoon, K. G. P. K., 2012. Integration with GIS Modelling with Multi-criteria Evaluation for Land Valuation; Case study in Battaramulla, Sri Lanka:The Valuer. Journal of the Institute of Valuers of Sri Lanka, Issue 1.

Weerakoon, K. G. P. K., 2012. Rating Valuation Model for Residential Properties in Sri Lanka: Case Study in Homagama. Sri Lanka Journal of Real Estate, Issue 06.

Weerakoon, . K. G. P. K., 2013. GIS assisted suitability analysis for urban agriculture; as a strategy for improving green spaces in Colombo Urban Area. International Journal of Remote Sensing & Geoscience (IJRSG), 2(6), pp. 56-62.

Weerakoon, K. G. P. K., 2013. Review on Origin and Expansion of Colombo Urban Area, Sri Lanka Planners’ Perspective. nternational Journal of Physical and Social Sciences, 3(11).

WEERAKOON, K. G. P. K., 2014. Review of Port City as a Place; Port City in Hambantota, Sri Lanka. nternational Multidisciplinary Research Journal European, 2(2).

Weerakoon, K G P K., , 2013. Application of Spatial Calculating Analysis Model for Land Use Conversion in Colombo Urban Fringe. International Multidisciplinary Research Journal.

Weerakoon , K. G. P. K., 2013. Analysis of Locational Suitability for Residential Development in Colombo Suburban Area : Application of Analytic Hiarachy Process. Sri Lanka Journal of Real Estate, Issue 7.

 

  • Abstracts/Articles in Refereed International Conferences

Weerakoon , K. G. P. K., 2001. GIS Application for urban land Evaluation in Colombo Urban Area special reference to Maharagama Pradeshiya Sabha. Colombo, Third Research Sessions, Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Sri Jayewardenepura.

Weerakoon , K. G. P. K., 2006. Study on urban agriculture as a strategy for improving green spaces in Colombo urban area in urban planning perspective. s.l., International Symposium on the Issues and Challenges of the 21st Century,University of Sabaragamuwa.

Weerakoon , K. G. P. K., 2008. A study on changing land use pattern using GIS, Special reference to Colombo urban area. Case study in Boralasgamuwa. Colombo, 29th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS 2008).

Weerakoon , K. G. P. K., 2008. GIS based multi-criteria evaluation for spatial distribution of schools in western province. A case study in Colombo District. Colombo , The 29th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing.

Weerakoon , K. G. P. K., 2008. Spatial interpretation of population distribution in Colombo Metropolitan Area using GIS. Colombo, The 29th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing.

Weerakoon , K. G. P. K., 2009. GIS based modeling for Property Valuation in Sri Lanka : The 6th International Conference on Business Management (ICBM). s.l., FMSC, USJ.

Weerakoon , K. G. P. K., 2013. Geo-visualization of urban densities using GIS: Case Study in Colombo Metropolitan Area, Sri Lanka. United Kingdom, GISRUK 2013 conference, Liverpool University, UK.

Weerakoon, K. G. P. K., 2001. GIS Application for Environmentally Sustainable Land Use Planning for Colombo Urban Area. Special reference to Maharagama Pradeshiya Sbaha. Moratuwa, Research for Industry” 7th annual symposium, Engineering Research Unit, University of Moratuwa,.

Weerakoon, K. G. P. K., 2002. GIS Application for Urban Land Evaluation: contribution from the Analytic Hierarchy Process. Moratuwa, “Research for Industry” 7th Annual Symposium 2002, Engineering Research Unit, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka.

Weerakoon, K. G. P. K., 2002. Integration of GIS based Suitability Analysis and Multi-criteria Evaluation for Urban Land Use Planning; Contribution of the Analytic Hierarchy Process. Kathmandu, 23rd Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS 2002), Nepal,.

Weerakoon, K. G. P. K., 2006. Application of GIS; as a tool of urban land management in Colombo urban area ,. s.l., International Symposium on the Issues and Challenges of the 21st Century, University of Sabaragamuwa.

Weerakoon, K. G. P. K., 2006. GIS Modelling Application for identification of Ecologically Sound Land for Urban Agriculture: Special Reference To Colombo Urban Area :. United Kigdom, GIS RUK 14th Annual Conference, The University of Nottingham, UK,.