Chathurangi Wickramasinghe, M.Sc.


I successfully completed my B.Sc. in IT-Consulting at Fachhochschule der Wirtschaft (FHDW) in Bergisch Gladbach from 2010 to 2013. From 2014 to 2016, I obtained my M.Sc. in IT-Management at FOM University of Applied Sciences in Düsseldorf. I started my doctoral studies at the University of Bonn in 2017 and I am continuing them in Göttingen since 2018.

Research interests

  • Privacy and usability in context of Internet of Things (IoT) and Social IoT (SIoT)
  • User-centric privacy-preserving solutions


  • C. I. Wickramasinghe and D. Reinhardt. A User-Centric Privacy-Preserving Approach to Control Data Collection, Storage and Disclosure in Own Smart Home Environments. Proceedings of the 18th Annual International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services (MobiQuitous), 2022. [PDF]
  • C. I. Wickramasinghe and D. Reinhardt. A Survey-based Exploration of Users' Awareness and their Willingness to Protect their Data with Smart Objects. Privacy and Identity Management. Data for Better Living: AI and Privacy, 2020. [PDF]