2012 National Awards

Outstanding Invention from National Research Council of Thailand


    for “Development of a Rubber Elongation Factor, Surface-Imprinted Polymer-quartz Crystal Microbalance Sensor, for Quantitative Determination of Hev b1 rubber Latex Allergens”

    by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Roongnapa Srichana,
Prof. Dr. Franz Ludwig Dickert, Asst. Prof. Dr. Bhutorn Canyuk,
Asst. Prof. Dr. Narubodee Phadoongsombut, Mr. Chonlatid Sontimuang,
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences. and
Faculty of Traditional Thai Medicine.

2011 Takuji Outstanding research award (received in 2012) from Thai Society of Biotechnology


    for “Interdigitate Capacitive Biosensor Based on Molecular Imprinted Polymer for Rapid Detection of Hev b1 Latex Allergens”

    by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Roongnapa Srichana,
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences.

2012 Young Technologist Award from Foundation for the Promotion of Science and Technology Under the Patronage of His Majesty the King


    by Asst. Prof. Dr. Chinnawat Surussavadee,
Faculty of Technology and Environment and
director of Andaman Environment and Natural Disaster research Center (ANED)

2012 Young Technologist Award from the Promotion of Science and Technology Under the Patronage of His Majesty the King


    for “AMSU MIT precipitation Retrieval Algorithm: Evaluation of High-Resolution Weather Forecasts and Global Precipitation using Satellite Passive Millimeter-Wave Observation”

    by Asst. Prof. Dr. Chinnawat Surussavadee,
Faculty of Science and Technology and
Prof. Dr. David H. Staelin from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA.

The Best of Innovative Inventor award from BRAND’s Gen


    for “Movable Prosthetic Leg”

    by Assoc.Prof.Dr.Pruittikorn Smithmaitrie,
Faculty of Engineering.

Winner of 2012 Thailand Robot Championship by the Robotics Society of Thailand


    by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pruittikorn Smithmaitrie,
Ms. Chalita Hiransoog, Dr. Warit Wichakool
and students, Faculty of Engineering.

Second Place from National Electronics and Computer Technology Center at the 14th Computer Program Development Contest (NSC 2012)


    by Dr. Anant Choksuriwong,
Mr. Kamol Sirithananonsakul and Mr. Panuwat lapapiwat,
Faculty of Engineering.

Forth Place from Software Industry Promotion Agency (Public Company),


    for “Open House for Young Talents 2012”

    by Dr. Anant Choksuriwong,
Mr. Suthon Sae-whong , Ms. Kornkanok Rudeesirisak,
Mr. Wanthanai Watcharathaksin, Mr. Kamolwich Sirithananonsakul,
Mr. Pathomporn Saengwisut, Mr. Peerasak Ratanamanee and
Mr. Settakarn Silapasamai, Faculty of Engineering.

2012 Outstanding Researcher (Agriculture and Biology) from National Research Council of Thailand


     Assoc. Prof. Dr. Poonsuk Prasertsan,
Faculty of Agro-industry

2012 Outstanding Researcher (Physical Sciences and Mathematics) from National Research Council of Thailand


    for “Polypropylene/Natural Rubber Thermoplastic Elastomer: Effect of Phenolic Resin as a Vulcanizing Agent on Mechanical Properties and Morphology”

     Assoc. Prof. Dr. Charoen Nakason and team,
Faculty of Science and Technology.

Outstanding Research (Political Science and Public Administration) from National Research Council of Thailand


    for “The Effect of 2005 Emergency Decree on Conflict Resolution and Management in the Southern Border Provinces of Thailand in 2009” and
“Research and Evaluation of Southern Border Provinces Police Operation Centers and Police Force in 2010 (12 months)”


    by Asst. Prof. Dr. Srisompob Jitpiromsri,
Faculty of Political Science.

Outstanding Research from National Research Council of Thailand


    for “Efficacy of Eclectic Group Counseling in Addressing Stress among Thailand Police Officers during insurgency in Yala province”

    by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Doungmani Chongruksa and team,
Faculty of Education.

Outstanding Research (Agriculture and Biology) from National Research Council of Thailand


    for “Degradation of Histamine in Fish Sauce by Extremely Halophillic Archaea inducing Histamine Dehydrogenase Enzyme”

    by Prof. Dr. Soottawat Benjakul,
Faculty of Agro-industry.

Outstanding Research (Economics) from National Research Council of Thailand


    for “Towards Sustainable Development: Finding Balance in Economy, Society and Environment”

    by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sutonya Thongrak,
Asst. Prof. Paratta Prommee and Asst. Prof. Parinya Cherdchom,
Faculty of Economics.

Outstanding Invention (Chemistry and Pharmacy) from National Research Council of Thailand


    for “Affordable Formaldehyde Test Kit”

    by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Proespichaya Kanatharana,
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Panote Thavarungkul, Asst. Prof. Dr. Chongdee Thammakhet,
Mr. Opas Bunkoed, Prof. Dr. Seamus Higson and Dr. Frank Davis,
Faculty of Science.

Outstanding Thesis (Information Technology and Communications) from National Research Council of Thailand


    for “Wireless Sensor Network and Emergency Communication System”

    by Dr. Petcharat Suriyachai,
Faculty of Engineering.

2011 National Distinguished Professor award (received 2012) in Health Science


    by Prof. Virasakdi Chongsuvivatwong, M.D.,
Faculty of Medicine

2012 TEQ Award from Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), National Research Council of Thailand


     Mr. Maitee Nualplab,
Faculty of Science

Winner of the 12th National Innovation Exhibition (2012) from the Science Society of Thailand Under the Patronage of His Majesty the King


    for “Alto Xylophone App for Computer Tablet”

    by Dr.Kasikrit Damkliang,
Faculty of Science.

Winner of Technologies and Innovation for Agricultural Production and Self-sufficiency Economy from National Research Council of Thailand


    for “Fast DNA Test Kit for Oil Palm using LAMP Technique”

    by Prof. Dr. Amornrat Phongdara,
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Wilaiwan Chotigeat, Dr. Alisa Nugkaew, Mr. Sarawut Wannapat
and Ms. Thanataporn Puechmongkol,
Faculty of Science.

Outstanding Innovation award, INNO TREE category,


    for “A-Knife”

    by Asst. Prof. Dr. Sittichoke Anuntaseree,
Faculty of Medicine.

2011 Outstanding Teacher award, in Health Science, from Federation of University Teachers of Thailand


    by Prof. Virasakdi Chongsuvivatwong, M.D.,
Faculty of Medicine.

2012 Outstanding Administration Thesis, in Business Administration, from National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA),


    for “Environmental Disclosures on Web-sites: A Study of Companies in the Stock Exchange of Thailand”

    by Dr. Muttanachai Suttipun
and Dr. Patricia Stanton,
Faculty of Management Science.

Ranking 2 in top 20 research that has been patented for commercial use from the Thailand Research Fund (TRF)


    for “Development of Daphnia Water Flea from Natural Latex Serum, Waste Water or Solid”

    by Asst. Prof. Dr. Chonlatee Cheewasedtham,
Faculty of Science and Technology.

Ranking 2 in top 20 research that has been patented for commercial use from the Thailand Research Fund (TRF)


    for “Test Kit and Method for Quantitative Determination of Thiuram Compounds in Latex”

    by Asst. Prof. Dr. Wilairat Cheewasedtham,
Faculty of Science and Technology.

Second Place from Schneider (Thailand) Limited


    for “Effective Energy Management Skills Competition”

    by Mr. Pramote Jutaporn,
Ms. Noppawan Patanaew and Ms. Natcha Sakawasuwan,
Faculty of Engineering.

2012 TRF Outstanding achievement by the Thailand Research Fund (TRF)


    for “Coastal Erosion Prevention of Mangrove Beaches along Samut Prakan Shoreline”

    by Asst. Prof. Payom Rattanamanee,
Faculty of Engineering.

Outstanding Technique award from National Electronics and Computer Technology Center at the 11th Youth Electronics Circuit Contest: YECC 2012


    by Asst. Prof. Sawit Tanthanuch,
Mr. Thanapon Likitjaroenkul and Mr. Thanyachat Kiettisaksopon,
Faculty of Engineering.

30. Forth place from National Electronics and Computer Technology Center, National Science and Technology Development Agency, at the 14th Computer Program Development Contest (NSC 2012),


    by Mr. Suthon Sae-whong,
Mr. Poldet Atsanangkornchai, Mr. Methanon Jongkraijak
and Mr. Jula Makarapan, Faculty of Engineering.

2012 National Research Council of Thailand (NRCT) Outstanding research award


    for “Integrative Research Sustainable Development: Finding Balance in Economy, Society and Environment”

    by Prof. Dr. Aree Wiboonpongse,
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sutonya Thongrak, Asst. Prof. Parinya Cherdchom,
Asst. Prof. Paratta Prommee and team,
Faculty of Engineering.

Second Place award and Friendship award from Thai Embedded System Association: TESA


    for “ Embedded Systems: Top Gun Rally”

    by Asst. Prof. Dr. Wannarat Suntiamorntut,
Asst. Prof. Dr. Nattha Jindapetch, Mr. Jakkrit Sriwan,
Mr. Renrit Thongthawee, Mr. Jatupon Kuaseng
and Mr. Natpong Prommak, Faculty of Engineering.

Fourth Place, Creativity award at the 5th Science and Technology Initiative and Sustainability award (STISA) 2012 from the Thai Institute of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry (TIChE)


    for “Physical Properties of Polymer Composite: Natural Rubber Glove Waste/Polysterene Foam Waste/Cellulose”

    by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sa-ad Riyajan
and Mr. Isara Intharit, Faculty of Science.

Platinum Award, trophy from HRH princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn,


     at the “Thailand Research Expo 2013”

     for outstanding exhibition, designed by Ms. Chawadee Nguanson and Ms. Opor Chaisangapong, Faculty of Architecture,
     to present topic of conflicts in Southern border of Thailand by 8 researchers including
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Perapong Tekasakul, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tanit Chalermyanont, Faculty of Engineering, Prof. Dr. Pavinee Chinachoti, Asst. Prof. Dr. Saowakon Wattanachant, Faculty of Agro-industry, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tripob Bhongsuwan, Mr. Terdtoon Dumrongrattamatt, Faculty of Science, Dr. Somporn Chuai-aree, Faculty of Science and Technology, Asst. Prof. Dr. Chinnawat Surussavadee, Faculty of Technology and Environment.

“Science Excellence” certificate from Committee of Science, Technology, Communication and Telecommunication of National Research Council of Thailand


     for the following research:


    - “Improvement of Fishery Products and Optimal Utilization of Fishery Byproducts”
by Prof. Dr. Soottawat Benjakul,
Faculty of Agro-industry

    - “HB Extract: Medical Cosmetics from Natural Rubber Latex Serum”
by Prof. Dr. Rapepun Wititsuwannakul,
Faculty of Science.

    - “Waves Energy Integrated Circuits for Future Mobile Communication”
by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mitchai Chongcheawchamnan,
Faculty of Engineering

    - “Application of Natural Latex Polymer for Pharmaceutical Products and Cosmetics”
by Asst. Prof. Dr. Wiwat Pichayakorn,
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences.

    - “Emergency Management”
by Asst. Prof. Dr. Chinnawat Surussavadee,
Faculty of Technology and Environment


Date: 1 May 2016


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