1.The emeritus Professor T.D.M.A Samuel passed away on 24-07-2009 at his residence at Meewathure, Peradeniya.
2.Ms A.M.K Abeykoon retired from service on 09-08-2009.
3.Prof. S.B.S. Siyambalapitiya retired from service from 01-10-2009 but he agreed to serve the department further.
Welcome to the world of engineering mathematics at Peradeniya. As revealed by Albert Einstein “mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas”. In the Department of Engineering Mathematics in the Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya we amalgamate the unique logical skills of mathematics to solve the practical problems of wider engineering perspective. This department had been nurtured by the eminent personalities such as Prof. E.F. Bathelomeuz (first Professor of Engineering Mathematics in Sri Lanka), Late Prof. T.D.M.A. Sameul and Prof. S.B. Siyambalapitiya.
To be the global centre of excellence in engineering related multidisciplinary studies and research.
To equip students with mathematical techniques and knowledge to analyse, synthese and optimise engineering related systems.
The following is the vote of condolence for late emeritus Prof T.D.M.A Samuel expressed by Dr K.A.S Susantha, Head of the Department of Engineering Mathematics. Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya at the senate meeting of University of Peradeniya on 12-08-2009. more.