Researchers and Specialists

Research Network

Somchai Wongwises

(Professor)
Dr.-Ing. (Mechanical Engineering), University of Hannover, Germany, 1994

Research Fields

  • Heat transfer
  • Fluid mechanics

Savitri Garivait

(Associate Professor)
Ph.D., University of Paris 7, France, 1995

Research Fields

  • Aerosols from Biomass Burning to the Atmosphere.
  • Air and Climate Pollutants Emission Inventory and Projection.
  • Emission and Long-Range Transport of Carbonaceous Aerosols from Biomass Open Burning and Anthropogenic Sources.
  • GHG and Aerosols Emissions from Agriculture and Land Use Change and Forestry.
Pongpan Kaewtatip

(Associate Professor)
D.Eng., Nippon Institute of Technology, Japan, 2000

Research Fields

  • Metal forming
  • STI oriented Industrial policy
Poj Tangamchit

(Associate Professor)
Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University, USA, 2003

Research Fields

  • Robitics
  • Machine learning / robot learning
  • Multirobot systems
  • Artificial intelligence
Mongkol Konghirun

(Associate Professor)
Ph.D., The Ohio State University, USA, 2003

Research Fields

  • Electrical machine design
  • Electric drives
  • Electric drives and power electronics applications in railway, electric vehicle, air conditioner, renewable energy, etc.
Wishsanuruk Wechsatol

(Associate Professor)
Ph.D. (Mechanical Engineering), Duke University, U.S.A., 2005

Research Fields

  • Construal theory
  • Optimal and intelligent design of multi- scale thermal and fluid flow systems
  • Cryogenic technology and cold storage
  • Cooling of electronic packages
  • Emerging power generation technology
  • Microscale fluid transport
Pattaramon Jongpradist

(Associate Professor)
Ph.D., Memorial University, Canada, 2006

Research Fields

  • Computational mechanics
  • Automotive design for safety
  • Injury risk assessments in crash accidents
Teeranoot Chanthasopeephan

(Associate Professor)
Ph.D. (Mechanical Engineering), Drexel University, U.S.A., 2006

Research Fields

  • Biomechanics and Medical robotics
Benjamas Panomruttanarug

(Associate Professor)
Ph.D., Columbia University, USA, 2006

Research Fields

  • Iterative Learning Control, Repetitive Control
  • Tracking Control in Robotics
  • Autonomous Vehicles
Amornrat Kaewpradap

(Associate Professor)
D.Eng (Energy and Environment Science), Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan, 2008

Research Fields

  • Gaseous Combustion Flames and Burner
  • Wireless Charging System
Sontipee Aimmanee

(Assistant Professor)
Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA, 2004

Research Fields

  • Composite materials and sandwich structures
  • Smart materials (Piezoelectric material)
  • Finite element method
  • Solid mechanics and structural dynamics
Marong Phadoongsidhi

(Assistant Professor)
Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Wisconsin – Madison, U.S.A., 2004

Research Fields

  • Deep sub-micron integrated circuit testing
  • Fault-tolerant systems
  • High dependability distributed systems (with focus on Blockchain – based platforms)
Vasin Kiattikomol

(Assistant Professor)
Ph.D., University of Tennessee, USA, 2005

Research Fields

  • Traffic Operations and Management
  • Highway engineering and design
  • Transportation system planning and design
  • Transportation safety planning and design
Sujin Jiracheewanun

(Assistant Professor)
Ph.D., The University of Sydney, Australia, 2009

Research Fields

  • Alternative fuel engine
  • Aerodynamic design
  • Computational fluid dynamics
Manon Sooklamai

(Assistant Professor)
D.Eng., Shibaura Institute of Technology, Japan, 2009

Research Fields

  • Teaching methods in mechanical technology
  • Thermal radiation transfer
  • Solar energy
  • Dual fuel and alternative fuels for engine
Atikorn Wongsatanawarid

(Assistant Professor)
D.Eng., Shibaura Institute of Technology, Japan, 2010

Research Fields

  • Superconductors, Thermal systems
  • Energy conservation
  • Automotive Technology
Nutthapon Wongyao

(Assistant Professor)
Ph.D., King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand, 2011

Research Fields

  • Fuel cells (electrochemistry & application)
  • Solar cells (application)
Piyatida Trinuruk

(Assistant Professor)
D.Eng., Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, 2013

Research Fields

  • Renewable energy and energy policy
  • Energy conversion in household and industry
Kitchaon Ruangjirakit

(Assistant Professor)
Ph.D., Imperial College London, UK, 2014

Research Fields

  • Composite materials
  • Adaptive structures
  • Electric vehicles
  • Automotive structural design
Kanjanee Budthimedhee

(Lecturer)
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA, 2003

Research Fields

  • Visualization of planning information and effective user interfaces for planning support systems.
  • Ecological architecture, sustainable development, participatory design and the role of the architect
Jirasak Srirat

(Lecturer)
D. Eng., Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Kanazawa University, Japan, 2012

Research Fields

  • Application of the optimization methods
  • Mechanical design
  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
  • Sheet metal forming
Rangsan Kiatpanont

(Lecturer)
Ph.D., Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, 2016

Research Fields

  • Innovation Management
  • Business Model Innovation
  • Digital Transformation
Yanin Sukjai

(Lecturer)
Ph.D. (Nuclear Science and Engineering), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, U.S.A., 2018

Research Fields

  • Nuclear reactor design and simulation.
  • Fuel cycle optimization and atomistic modeling of nuclear materials.
Kamthon Septham

(Lecturer)
Ph.D., Imperial College London, UK, 2018

Research Fields

  • Fluid dynamics
  • Computational Methods
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Turbulence and Flow Control

Foreign Specialists

Dr. Chun Beom Lee

Executive Adviser
Korea Automotive Technology Institute (KATECH)
Republic of Korea

Field of Expertise

  • Analysis & Test & Evaluation of HEV/EV Drive System
  • After-treatment of Diesel Engine: System Design for DePM and DeNOx

Lecture topic

  • Experience solving pollution problems in South Korea
Prof. Volker Pickert

Head of the Electrical Power Group
Newcastle University
UK

Field of Expertise

  • Tracked Electric Vehicles (TEV) Project

Lecture topic

  • Tracked Electric Vehicles (TEV) Project
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mario Hirz

Head of the Department of Automotive Mechatronics
Institute of Automotive Engineering
Graz University of Technology
Austria

Field of Expertise

  • Transport Innovations and Environment
  • E-Mobility and Alternative Drivetrains
  • Automated Driving and Driver

Lecture topic

  • Influencing factors on mobility and the impact of different transportation technologies
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Srithar Rajoo

Director of UTM Centre for Low Carbon Transport (LoCARtic)
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Malaysia

Field of Expertise

  • Turbocharging/supercharging
  • Internal combustion engines
  • Waste heat recovery with specific focus on low carbon Technologies for transport applications

Lecture topic

  • Waste Heat Recovery Technologies & Potentials
Prof. Dr. Ocktaeck Lim

University of Ulsan
Republic of Korea

Field of Expertise

  • New Fuels for vehicles
  • Vehicle Technology, and Electric Vehicle technology.

Lecture topic

  • Development and Promotion of Electric Bus in Thailand