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Our Research Paper on IEEE Xplore

We are glad to tell that our paper titled “Privacy Enhanced Data Management for an Electronic Identity System”, published at CITISIA 2009,Malaysia is now indexed on IEEE Xplore database. If you have the IEEE membership, you can access that research paper in PDF here.

Publication Details:

  • Nimalaprakasan, S.   Ramanan, S.   Malalasena, B.A.   Shayanthan, K.   Gamage, C.   Fernando, M.S.D.
  • Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Univ. of Moratuwa, Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  • This paper appears in: Innovative Technologies in Intelligent Systems and Industrial Applications, 2009. CITISIA 2009
  • Publication Date: 25-26 July 2009
  • On page(s): 358 – 363
  • Location: Monash
  • ISBN: 978-1-4244-2886-1
  • Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/CITISIA.2009.5224184
  • Current Version Published: 2009-08-28

We would like to thank Dr. Chandana Gamage and Mr. Shantha Fernando, our project supervisors, for their support. We also would like to extend our gratitude to Dr. Arosha Senanayaka and the IEEE Student Branch of Monash Sunway Campus, Malaysia, for organizing CITISIA 2009 and forgiving the opportunity for publishing this paper.

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Successful Completion of CITISIA Presentation & Exhibition

We are glad to inform that we have successfully completed our presentation of the paper titled “Privacy Enhanced Data Management for an Electronic Identity System” at the CITISIA 2009, held at Monash University Sunway Campus, Malaysia.

Also we participated at a project exhibition at the same venue, where we were able to present “Project eID” to a wide range of participants at the conference. Our project idea was well received by many academics and students.

We will post more updates on this with photos (and if possible videos) in the coming weeks.

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Our First Paper Accepted for CITISIA 2009

We have been working on Project eID for more than an year by now. Though we have completed our main project goals, that were targeted as for our final year project we are still continuing to work on couple of research areas related to our project and we will be publishing the outcomes in the near future.

Our research paper titled “Privacy Enhanced Data Management for an Electronic Identity System” that was submitted for the Conference on Innovative Technologies in Intelligent Systems & Industrial Applications (Citisia), Monash University Sunway Campus, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, was accepted and we will be presenting the paper at the conference in July.

More detail about this paper and other research we are involved will be updated on Project eID Codex. We are currently working on two more papers, that are also related to project eID and we will be posting more updates on those as well.

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To the Timeless City for ICAMES 2009

We will be in the Timeless City Istanbul, Turkey for week from May 9th to May 16th to present our project at ICAMES’ 2009. We will keep more daily updated on our project activities posted on this blog from there.

This will not just only be a acadamic conference, but will also include many more activities including parties, sightseeing, etc. So we shall post photos and videos of those also here in this blog.

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Project eID selected to ICAMES 2009

We are pleased to inform that we have been selected to attend ICAMES 2009 (International Cultural and Academic Meeting of Engineering Students) and present our project “Project eID”, which will be held on May 9-15, 2009 at Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey.

Our team member Shayanthan has posted more about this at his blog Breeze.

Other Participating Institutions include:

  • Bulgaria – Technical University of Sofia
  • Croatia – Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of Osijek
  • Greece – Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
  • Italy – University of Calabria
  • Latvia – Riga Technical University
  • Macedonia – Ss. Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje
  • Mexico – The University of Sonora
  • Russia – Samara State Aerospace University
  • Singapore – Nanyang Technological University
  • Slovenia – University of Ljubljana
  • Spain – Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
  • Sri Lanka – University of Moratuwa
  • Turkey – Bogazici University, Istanbul
  • Turkey – Middle East Technical University, Ankara
  • Turkey – Sabanci University, Istanbul
  • UK – University of Brighton
  • USA – Purdue
  • USA – Western Michigan University

We are looking forward to participate in this event, we will be posting more latest updates on this blog.

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Final Project Demonstration and Vivas

We have successfully completed our final project demonstration and vivas today. Initially our demonstration we scheduled forMarch 27, but we had to postpone this due to a last mintue problem, when we got our smart cards locked.

Today’s demonstration were possitive and we were able to show in real terms that our project “could work”.

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Pause the Project Development…!

We are just going topress the pause button for the project development for the month of February. We are having our final semester exams from 10th February and we need to spend more time for that.

We will be starting back with project development – the final phase – from March 1st and we hope to complete all work by mid of March 2009.

We will be be back in a month….

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Presenting Project eID at ICTA for WSA Competition Selection

We be doing a presentation at Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA), on Project eID for the WSA 2009 National Pre-Selection. This will be an opportunity for our team to present our project out of the university as well as gaining some experience.

This presentation is scheduled at 5.20pm tomorrow (Tuensay, December 23, 2008) at ICTA, Colombo 5. All four members of our project team will be participating in this and we might also do a short demonstration of our project after the presentation. Updates will be posted on this blog.

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Java Card and Reader/Writer Ordered

We’ve ordered for the following products and hopefully they’ll arrive within next few days. The order has been placed for two Java Cards and one Reader/Writer.

NXP (Philips) JCOP 41 V2.2.1/72K USB
SCM SCR3310 Reader/Writer

We shall start working on these as soon as they arrive.


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WSA 2009 Application Accepted

Today we got the confirmation from Information Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka, that our nomination application for World Summit Award national pre-selection process was accepted. At this moment we would like to thank out project supervosor Dr. Chandana Gamage for helping us in the appplication process and his advise and support.

We are eargaly waiting to hear from ICTA furthue, may be for a demonstration or presentaion or even the results.

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