About me

face I am a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Cape Town. My undergraduate studies were completed in South Africa, where I also obtained my first graduate qualifications. I later obtained my PhD in the UK.

1998 DPhil (Oxon) Engineering Science
1994 MSc (UCT) Computer Science
1991 BSc(hons) (UCT) Applied Maths

My research is centred on aspects of computer graphics (specifically procedural content generation), data compression and GPU based methods for simulation and visualisation. I am a member the Collaborative Visual Computing (CVC) laboratory and the High Performance Computing (HPC) laboratory.

Contact details

Email/Fax:
email - patrick at cs dot uct dot ac dot za
fax - +27 21 650 3551
Physical address:
Department of Computer Science
University of Cape Town
Private Bag X3
Rondebosch 7701
South Africa