Harsha Sandaruwan Gardiyawasam Pussewalage successfully completed his PhD trial lecture and thesis defense at the University of Agder on Thursday, the 2nd of May 2019 and will be awarded the degree of Doctor of Philosophy.
The title of his thesis is “Attribute Based Cryptographic Enforcements for Security and Privacy in E-health environments” and the given topic for his trial lecture was “Cryptographic improvements in TLS 1.3 over 1.2: Whys and hows”.
The following committee has been appointed to evaluate his thesis, trial lecture and defense:
- First external opponent: Professor James B. D. Joshi, School of Computing and Information, University of Pittsburgh, USA.
- Second external opponent: Professor Øyvind Ytrehus, Department of Informatics, University of Bergen, Norway.
- Internal member and committee administrator: Ole-Christoffer Granmo, Department of ICT, UiA.
Harsha Sandaruwan Gardiyawasam Pussewalage carried out his PhD work Engineering and Science with Specialisation in Information- and Communication Technology (ICT), Univeristy of Agder.
His main supervisor was Professor Vladimir Oleshchuk, Department of Information and Communication Technology, UiA and co-supervisor Professor Geir Myrdahl Køien, Department of Information and Communication Technology, UiA .