About me



  1. Tam, J. (2017) Computer Science Chop Suey! Computer & software fundamentals, practical problem solving. (Wiley, ISBN: 9781119386247). The creation of this book was part of the complete redesign of CPSC 203 in order to make it practical and useful for as many students as possible.
  2. Chan, R. (2011) Benefits of information visualization on electronic and paper-based Patient Care Records in the interpretation of a patient's medical narrative.  An undergraduate research project. [Abstract] [Paper]
  3. Tam, J., and Greenberg, S. (2006) A Framework for Asynchronous Change Awareness in Collaborative Documents and Workspaces. International Journal of Human Computer Studies, 64(7), p583-598, Elsevier. This paper is an expansion of our earlier CRIWG'04 conference paper. [Abstract] [Paper]
  4. Shyba, L. and Tam, J. (2005) Developing Character Personas and Scenarios: Vital Steps in Theatrical Performance HCI-Goal Directed Design.  Creativity and Cognition '05, ACM (April 12-15, London UK).  [Abstract] [Paper]
  5. Tam, J. and Greenberg, S. (2004) A Framework for Asynchronous Change Awareness in Collaboratively-Constructed Documents. CRIWG'04 X International Workshop on Groupware, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS Number 3198), Springer Verlag (September 5-9, San Carlos, Costa Rica). [Abstract] [Paper] [Presentation]
  6. Simpson, C. (2004) Edu-List: Educating Beginners on Linked Lists.  An undergraduate research project. [Abstract] [Paper]
  7. Shyba,  L. (2004): Weapons trainer & combative choreographer for "Messaging in the Noosphere". The performance for an M.F.A. thesis.  http://www.sundialmedia.com/messaging.html
  8. Lau, E. (2003) Stocks. An undergraduate research project. [Abstract] [Paper]
  9. Fallin, K. (2003) Entropy: Managing Data in the Electronic World. An undergraduate research project. [Abstract] [Paper]
  10. Shehata, S. (2003) Think 3D! An undergraduate research project.  [Abstract] [Paper]
  11. Tam, J. (2002) Supporting Change Awareness in Visual Workspaces. M.Sc. thesis, Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, Alberta, February. [Abstract]
  12. Tam, J., McCaffrey, L, Maurer, F. and Greenberg, S. (2000) Change Awareness in Software Engineering Using Two Dimensional Graphical Design and Development Tools. Report 2000-670-22, Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, October.  [Abstract] [Paper]
  13. Tam, J., Greenberg, S., and Maurer, F. Change Management.  In the Proceedings of the Western Computer Graphics Symposium 2000, (Panorama Mountain Village, BC, Canada), March 26-29, 2000. [Abstract] [Paper]

The celebration afterwards with my gang!  (Fall 2003)