2015 National Awards

Winner of the 2015 NCRT Outstanding Thesis award (Chemistry and Pharmacy) at the 2016 Inventors’ Day Exhbition at Event Hall 10-103 at Bangkok International Trade and Invention Centre, Bang Na, Bangkok.


     Prof. Dr. Vatcharin Rukachaisirikul,
Faculty of Science

2015 NSTDA Chair Professor award, Crown Property Foundation, with National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) acting as the fund manager over the 5-year team,


    for “Research and Development of Prototype using Thai Fungi for Sustainable Drug Research”

    by Prof. Dr. Vatcharin Rukachaisirikul,
Faculty of Science.

2015 TEQ Award, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), TEQ Company Limited, at Jupiter Hall, Impact Muangthong Thani,


     Mr. Utai Thongbang,
Faculty of Science

- Thailand Frontier Author Awards 2015 from Thomson Reuters, owner of Web of Science database, Office of the Higher Education Commission.
- 2015 TRF outstanding Research professor award from TRF at The Sukosol Hotel, Bangkok


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

2014 TRF Senior Group Research award from TRF at The Sukosol Hotel, Bangkok


    by Prof. Dr. Supayang Voravuthikunchai,
Faculty of Science

- NCRT 2015 Outstanding Invention award (Agriculture and Biology) at the 20515 Inventors’ Day Exhibition at Impact Arena, Muangthong Thania, Pak Kred, Nonthaburi,
- Special Prize in Medicine and Health at the “Invention and Innovation for Community” Rakamongala University Technology of Srivijaya (RMUSTV), Songkhla,


    for “Aleppo Gall-extract medicine to treat chronic diabetic wound”
    by Prof. Dr. Supayang Voravuthikunchai,
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Thanaporn Amnuaikit, Asst. Prof. Dr. Sasitorn Chusri,
Ms. Julalak Chokpaisan, Mr. Wisarut Ratanakornkul,
Mr. Anuchit Rasamee and students,
Faculty of Science, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences and
Faculty of Traditional Thai Madecine.

2015 Takuji Outstanding Researcher award, from Thai Society of Biotechnology, at Mandarin Hotem, Sam Yan, Bangkok,


    for "Deproteinization process of natural rubber latex and its use as raw material in several industries"
    by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Wiwat Pichayakorn,
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences.

2015 NCRT Outstanding Research award (Economics) at 2016 Inventors’ Day Exhbition at Event Hall 10-103, Bangkok International Trade & Exhibition Center (BITEC), Bang Na, Bangkok,


    for "Modeling dependence between error components of the stochastic frontier model using copula: Application to intercrop coffee production in Northern Thailand"

    by Prof. Dr. Aree Wiboonpongse,
Prof. Dr. Songsak Sriboonchitta, Dr. Jianxu Liu and
Prof. Dr. Thierry Denoeux, Faculty of Economics.

2015 NCRT Outstanding Research award (Education) at 2016 Inventors’ Day Exhibition, Event Hall 10-103, Bangkok International Trade & Exhibition Center (BITEC), Bang Na, Bangkok,


    for “Policy Formulation and Implementation on Multicultural Oriented School: A Case Study of Samakee Municipality School, Pattani Province”

    by Assistant Professor Dr. Ekarin Sungthong,
Dr. Sakarin Chonpracha, Mr. Kitti Rasadawong and Mr. Chalermkiert Somkerd, Faculty of Education.


2015 Thailand L’Oreal Award at the 13th “For Women in Science” (in Bioscience) from L’Oreal Thailand Limited in cooperation with UNESCO at JW Mariott Hotel, Bangkok,


    for “Sustainable Biodiesel Production through Bioconversion of Lignocellulosic Wastewater by Oleaginous Fungi ”

    by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Benjamas Cheirsilp
and Dr. Suleeporn Kitcha, Faculty of Agro-Industry.

2015 Outstanding Research from The Thailand Research Fund (TRF) at Hotel Pullman Bangkok Kingpower,


    for “Evaluation of Biogas Production Increase by Co-digestion and Firewood Substitution for Rubber Smoked Sheets”

    by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sumate Chaiprapat,
Faculty of Engineering.

2014 TTF Academic Excellence Award (Environment and Science Technology) from Toyota Foundation Thailand at Sriburapa Hall, Thammasat University, Tha Prajan, Bangkok,


    for “Improving Oil Palm Breed”

    by Prof. Dr. Theera Eksomtramage,
Faculty of Natural Resources.

2014 TRF Outstanding Research Award from TRF,


    for “Thai Fruits: Functional Fruits”
    by Asst. Prof. Dr. Santad Wichienchot,
Ms. Worapanit Chansuwan and Ms. Preeya Madloo,
Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Nutraceutical and Functional Food.

Special Prize for Industrial Invention at 2015 Inventors’ Day Exhibition at Impact Arena, Muangthong Thania, Pak Kred, Nonthaburi,


    for “Zinc Test Kit to Increase Rice quality and Production”
    by Asst. Prof. Dr. Warakorn Limbut,
Asst. Prof. Adul Tiengchanya and Assoc.Prof.Dr. Proespichaya Kanatharana,
Faculty of Science.

NCRT 2015 Outstanding Invention award (Chemistry and Pharmacy) at the Inventors’ Day Exhibition at Impact Arena, Muangthong Thania, Pak Kred, Nonthaburi,


    for “Novel Online Micro-Channel Preconcentrator for Pesticides Analysis”
    by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Proespichaya Kanatharana,
Asst. Prof. Dr. Chongdee Thammakhet , Assoc. Prof. Dr. Panote Thavarungkul,
Ms. Charinrat Siritham and students,
Faculty of Science.

2015 Outstanding Achievement Award by the National Art Teaching and Artist Program at the 6th National Art Teaching and Artist at the Supreme Artist Hall, Khlong Luang, Pathum Thani,


    for "Symbol of change"
    by Ms. Sutinee Intanee,
Faculty of Fine and Applied Art.

2015 NCRT Outstanding Research award (in Policy) at Hotel Pullman Bangkok Kingpower,


    for “Sustainable Development of Salty Hot Spring in Khlong Thom, Krabi: Case Study of Khlong Thom Salty Hot Spring using Geophysics Method and Quality Data of Water and Soil”
    by Dr. Kamhaeng Wattanasen,
Dr. Helmut Dürrast, Asst. Prof. Dr. Sawasdee Yordkayhun
and Dr. Saijai Wattanasen, Faculty of Science and Songkhla Rajabhat University.


Date: 25 May 2016


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