Dr Gary Tam

Senior Lecturer, Computer Science

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 513383

Email address

Office - 218
Second Floor
Computational Foundry
Bay Campus
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Gary K.L. Tam received his B.Eng. (first class honors), M.Phil., Ph.D. degrees and PGCtHE (HEA fellow) from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, City University of Hong Kong, Durham University and Swansea University respectively. In 2004, he worked as an instructor at the City University of Hong Kong. In 2009, he worked as a research associate at the Department of Computer Science and Informatics, Cardiff University. He joined the Department of Computer Science, Swansea University, since 2012. He is now a senior lecturer, and is working collaboratively in the Visual Computing Group and the RIVIC.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Visual Analytics
  • Machine Learning
  • Digital Geometry Processing
  • Pattern Recognition and Vision
  • Multi-dimensional Data Analysis
  • Information Retrieval and Indexing

Career Highlights

Teaching Interests

Gary teaches the following courses:
Database Systems
Software Concepts and Efficiency
Year Abroad (Computer Science)

Research Award Highlights Collaborations