Amutheezan is a Ph.D. student who joined the Resilient Networks and Systems (RNS) Lab in Fall 2019. His research interests lie in the fields of Artificial Intelligence. He holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science from the University of Houston, which he earned in Summer 2022 alongside his Ph.D. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, in 2017. Before starting his Ph.D., he gained work experience as a Software Engineering Intern at WSO2 Lanka (PVT) Ltd, where he was part of the Data-Analytics Team from July 2016 to December 2016. He then worked as a Software Engineer at MillenniumIT Software (PVT) Ltd, where he was part of the Post-Trade Team from January 2018 to July 2019.


  • Combinatorial Optimization
  • Deep Reinforcement Learning