Saman Halgamuge is a Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Melbourne.
He is a member of Australian Research Council (ARC) College of Experts for Engineering, Information and Computing Sciences. He is the Director of the PhD training centre Melbourne India Postgraduate Program (MIPP) of University of Melbourne and contributed as Associate Dean (2013-15) and Assistant Dean (2008-13) in International Engagement in the School of Engineering. He is also a member of various International advisory committees including Research Advisory Council of University of Technology PETRONAS. He is also appointed as the VK Samaranayake Endowed Visiting Professor of University of Colombo (2016).
He teaches “Systems Modelling” to undergraduates and “AI in Mechatronic Systems” to Masters students.