Curriculum Vitae


Buddika Peiris, PhD



  • Peiris, T.B. and Bhattacharya, B., “Order Restricted Inferences in Regression”, Journal of Multivariate Analysis, V 151 C, P.133-150, October 2016, [DOI:10.1016/j.jmva.2016.07.008].
  • Nandram, B. and Peiris, T.B., “Bayesian Analysis of a ROC Curve for Categorical Data Using a Skew-Binormal Model”, Statistics and Its Interface, January 2018, [DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4310/sii.2018.v11.n2.a13].
  • Wang, S., Kim, S and Peiris, T.B., “An Improved Meta-Analysis Cylindrical-Type Time Series Data with Applications to Forecasting Problem in Environmental Study”, Journal of Applied Statistics, January 2017, [DOI: 10.1080/02664763.2017.1280451].
  • Peiris, T.B. and Kim, S., “Restricted Inference in Circular-Linear and Linear-Circular Regression” , Sri Lankan Journal of Applied Statistics, V 17-1 p. 39-49 June 2016, [DOI: 10.4038/sljastats.v17i1.7844].
  • Kim,S., Peiris, T.B., "Meta analysis of regression: a review and new approach with application to linear-circular regression model,",“Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods”, [DOI: 10.1080/03610926.2019.1679183]
  • Shazeeb, M.S., Howes,S., Peiris, T.B.,,Sotak, C.H., and Pins, G.D., "Developing quantitative MRI parameters to characterize host response and tissue ingrowth into collagen scaffolds",“NMR in Biomedicine”, 2019;e4059. https://doi.org/10.1002/.
  • Papers Under Review and in Preparation

  • Messier, R. J., Narayanan, R.P.N., Peiris, T.B., Sakulich, A. R., Emmert, M. H.,, “Fingerprinting Ordinary Portland Cement: Quantitative and Rapid Elemental Analysis for Forensic Sourcing”, Analytical Chemistry (under review).
  • Peiris, T.B., Chen, X., and Tao, J.,, “Constrained Prediction Intervals and Diagnostic Tests in Multiple Regression” (in preparation).
  • Cummings, E. M., Feng, Y., Messierc, R. J., Peiris, T.B., Roberts, S. C., “Early Stress Activation via Methyl Jasmonate and Loblolly Pine Somatic Embryo Yield" (in preparation).
  • Libsch A, B. and Peiris, T.B., “Predicting Average Annual Value of Free Agent Contracts in Major League Baseball" (in preparation).,

    Conference and Presentations

  • Order Restricted Inference and Modified Regression Models on December 28, 2014 in the Institute of Applied Statistics Sri Lankan International Conference at Colombo, Sri Lanka (Invited).
  • Order Restricted Inference in Multiple Regression on March 04, 2016 at University of Tennessee Chattanooga at the Statistical Seminar (Invited).
  • Introduction to Order Restricted Inference on July 28, 2015 in Seminar Series of Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth (Invited).
  • Constrain Inference in Linear Regression on April 22, 2017 in the 31st New England Statistical Symposium (Invited).
  • Bayesian Analysis of ROC Curves for Categorical Data Using a Skew-Binormal Model on June 14, 2017 in Quality and Productivity Research Conference, University of Connecticut (Invited).
  • Order Restricted Inference in Linear Regression on July 13, 2014 in the International Indian Statistical Association Conference at Riverside, California (Contributed).
  • Constrained Prediction Intervals in Regression on June 06, 2017 in SRCOS Summer Research Conference at Jekyll Island, Georgia (Poster, Invited).
  • ROC Curve Analysis for Categorical Data Using a Skew-Binormal Model on June 06, 2016 in SRCOS Summer Research Conference at Bentonville, Arkansas (Poster, Invited).
  • Restricted Inference in Regression on July 08, 2015 in SRCOS Summer Research Conference at Carolina Beach, North Carolina (Poster, Invited).
  • Constrain Inference in Linear Regression on April 25, 2015 in the 29th New England Statistical Symposium (Poster, Contributed).
  • Analysis of ROC Curves on May 14, 2018 at Langenhop Lecture and SIU Mathematics Conference, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL, (Invited).