Tak-Wah Lam
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Tak-Wah Lam


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Tak-Wah Lam received his PhD in Computer Science from the University of Washington. His current research is in the areas of algorithms and bioinformatics. Apart from theoretical work, he is active in working together with the genomics industry to advance the software for NGS data analysis. The most recent software, called MEGAHIT, is targeted to assemble large volume of metagenomics data in a memory-and-time efficient manner.

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University of Hong Kong
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