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Prof Yiu Lam
Prof Yiu Lam
postal addressRoom G55 Newton Building, University of Salford, The Crescent, Greater Manchester, M5 4WT.
email addressY.W.Lam@salford.ac.uk
telephone0161 295 5684
website addresshttp://www.acoustics.salford.ac.uk/profiles/lam/
Key Memberships
Head of Research Centre: Acoustics Research Centre
From October 2009 to August 2015.
Full Member of Research Centre: Salford Innovation Research Centre (SIRC)
From September 2015 to present.
Full Member of Research Centre: Acoustics Research Centre
From October 2009 to August 2015.
Profile Summary
Environmental noise and building acoustics Computer modelling in acoustics Room acoustics design Environmental noise Emission, propagation, transmission and control
Key Qualifications
1982
1986
2000
Key Projects
2016
Sep
S3A: Future Spatial Audio for an Immersive Listener Experience at Home (SGRB57 Additional Funds)
EPSRC, 42,655.00.
Principal Investigator: T Cox (50%). Co-Investigators: B Shirley (10%), I Drumm (10%), Y Lam (10%), B Fazenda (10%), F Li (10%).
2013
Dec
S3A: Future Spatial Audio for an Immersive Listener Experience at Home
EPSRC, 1,411,295.00.
Principal Investigator: T Cox (50%). Co-Investigators: W Davies (15%), B Fazenda (15%), Y Lam (2%), I Drumm (2%), B Shirley (15%).
2012
Aug
Enhanced Acoustic Modelling for Auralisation using Hybrid Boundary Integral Methods
EPSRC, 249,719.00.
Principal Investigator: Y Lam (50%). Co-Investigator: J Hargreaves (50%).
2010
Nov
Periphony for Broadcast
EPSRC, 89,117.00.
Principal Investigator: Y Lam (100%).
2009
Oct
Modifying GRIDTRACE for High Sources
QinetiQ Ltd, 11,718.00.
Principal Investigator: Y Lam (100%).
2006
May
High Above Ground Moving Source
QinetiQ Ltd, 55,000.00.
Investigator: Y Lam (100%).
2006
Feb
Sound Matters
EPSRC, 165,226.00.
Investigators: Y Lam (20%), T Cox (60%), J Angus (20%).
2005
Jul
HELIAD Enhancement (WP2)
QinetiQ Ltd, 40,000.00.
Investigators: S Von Hunerbein (16%), Y Lam (84%).
2004
Aug
Hifi sound with lightweight supra-aural headphones
British Council, 41,997.00.
Investigator: Y Lam (100%).
2004
Feb
Non-Linear Finite Element Analysis of Loudspeakers
B and W Speakers, 32,510.00.
Investigators: Y Lam (50%), M Avis (50%).
2003
Oct
Modifying the metal cladding SRI prediction programme
Metal Cladding and Roofing Manufacturers Association, 4,500.00.
Investigator: Y Lam (100%).
2003
Jan
2002
Jun
Helicopter Noise Field Trial 2002
QinetiQ Ltd, 12,448.00.
Investigators: Y Lam (50%), S Bradley (50%).
2000
Sep
Building and environmental acoustics forum (BEAF)
EPSRC, 52,318.00.
Investigator: Y Lam (100%).
1998
Jan
Key Publications
Refereed Journal Articles
Papers in Published Conference Proceedings
Key Presence
Honours and Awards
2000
UK Institute of Acoustics' Tyndall Medal
2000
Personal Chair - Director of the Acoustics Research Centre, BuHu
Journal Editorship
2010
Oct

Editor-in-Chief of the international journal Applied Acoustics

Memberships of External Bodies
2017
Member of the IOA Research Committee to promote acoustics research in UK
2017
Member of EPSRC Peer Review College (since 2003)
2010
Aug

Member of the Board of International Congress on Acoustics

2008
Jul

Fellow of the Acoustical Society of America

1992
Jan
Member of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (MIMechE) - 1992
1989
Jan
Member of the Institute of Acoustics (MIOA), UK - 1989
Other University Research Roles
2017
University Academic Appeal Board Member and Moderator