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. Wickramasinghe and D. Reinhardt. A Survey-based Exploration of Users' Awareness and their Willingness to Protect their Data with Smart Objects. In Proceedings of the 14th IFIP Summer School on Privacy and Identity Management. 2019. Accepted for publication.