Mr. D.S. Deegalla received Ph.Lic. (2011) in Computer and Systems Sciences from Stockholm University, Sweden and B.Sc. Eng. (2002) in Computer Engineering from University of Peradenya, Sri Lanka. He joined the University of Peradeniya as an Assistant Lecturer in 2002 and he was appointed as a Senior Lecturer at University of Peradeniya in 2011.
Research interests: 
  • Data Science
  • Data Mining
  • Machine Learning
Educational Qualifications: 
  • B.Sc. Eng.  in Computer Engineering (Peradeniya)
  • Ph.Lic.  in Computer and Systems Sciences (Stockholm)
Awards and Honours:
  1. Big Data Workshop Scholarships (ICIIS 2017) to attend Joint Indo – Sri Lanka Workshop on Big Data Analytics: Recent Trends and Applications workshop, 2017
  2. Travel Grant to participate TEIN4Workshop on Next Generation Sequencing and Big Data Analysis, 2015
  3. NSF International Travel Grant, 2012
  4. Sida-Split Ph.D. Award, 2004
Available for Supervision:
  • Yes