- Fellowship in 1985 at the The University of Hong Kong
- Studentship in 1981 at the The University of Hong Kong
Studentship in 1981 at The University of Hong Fellowship 1985 at The University of Hong Kong
now Visiting Associate Professor at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
K. M. Lam joined the Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Hong Kong (HKU) in 1990. His teaching and research areas include wind engineering, hydraulics and fluid mechanics. He has carried out a number of basic and applied research projects on mixing of submerged jets with application to effluent discharge by outfalls, vortex flows around bluff bodies, wind loading of building structures, vortex excitation of tall buildings, and pollutant dispersion in street canyons. Recent interests include urban stormwater drainage and low-impact development. He has recently completed site trials of porous pavements for Hong Kong Government.
Dr Lam is currently an Associate Editor of Journal of Hydro-environment Research and has served as Guest Editor for Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics and Journal of River Basin Management. He has been a member of the Executive Committee of Asia Pacific Division of the International Association of Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR) and served as Chairman of IAHR (Hong Kong Chapter) during 2009-2011. Dr Lam was Chairman of Hong Kong Wind Engineering Society during 2011-2014.
From 2017, Dr Lam is with the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology