About us

  • BSAC Board
  • Program in Applied Chemistry
  • About us
  • Instructor

    Dr. Numpon Insin More Information

    Dr. Numpon Insin

    Contact Information:

    • Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science Chulalongkorn University Phayathai Road, Patumwan Bangkok 10330, THAILAND
    • Office: 905/3 Mahamakut Building
    • Tel: 02-2187581
    • Fax: 02-2187598, 02-2541309
    • E-mail: numpon.i@chula.ac.th, numpon@gmail.com
    • Personal Home Page: -

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    Current Research Topics:

    • Synthesis and functionalization of inorganic nanomaterials for biological, environmental and catalysis applications

    Education:

    • 2004
    • B.Sc., Chulalongkorn University
    • 2011
    • Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Work Experiences:

    • 2005 - 2010
    • Research Assistant - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • 2011 - present
    • Lecturer - Chulalongkorn University
    • 2012 - present
    • Assistant Director, Center for International Cooperation Promotion, Faculty of Science

    Scholarship and Awards:

    • 2002 - 2003
    • Royal Thai Government Scholarship by the Development and Promotion of Science and Technology Talents Project (DPST)
    • 2004 - 2010
    • Anandamahidol Foundation Scholarship

    Publications:

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  • Instructor

    Prof.Dr. Orawon Chailapakul More Information

    Prof.Dr. Orawon Chailapakul

    Contact Information:

    • Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science Chulalongkorn University Phayathai Road, Patumwan Bangkok 10330, THAILAND
    • Office: 1244 Mahamakut Building
    • Tel: 02-2187605
    • Fax: 02-2187598, 02-2541309
    • E-mail: corawon@chula.ac.th chaorawon@yahoo.com
    • Personal Home Page: -

    Course Syllabus:

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    Current Research Topics:

    • Electroanalytical chemistry, Analytical chemistry, Biosensors, Microfluidic device and Flow-based system

    Education:

    • 1981
    • B.Sc. (Chemistry), Mahidol University, Thailand
    • 1985
    • M.Sc. (Analytical Chemistry), Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
    • 1994
    • Ph.D. (Analytical Chemistry), The University of New Mexico, U.S.A

    Work Experiences:

    • 1986 - 1996
    • Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang
    • 1987
    • Teaching assistance at University of New Mexico
    • 1994
    • Research Assistance at Texas A&M
    • 2001 - 2004
    • Assistant Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, Chulalongkorn University
    • 2004 - 2013
    • Associate Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, Chulalongkorn University
    • 2008 - present
    • Elsevier Publishing Editor
    • 2013 - present
    • Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, Chulalongkorn University

    Scholarship and Awards:

    • 2006
    • The best article award for FIA, The Japanese Association for Flow Injection Analysis (JAFIA) and The Division of the Japanese Society for Analytical Chemistry
    • 2006
    • Best Article Award, Ratchadaphiseksomphot Endowment Fund, Chulalongkorn University
    • 2007
    • UK–Asia Collaboration Development Awards 2007 (British High Commission, Singapore)
    • 2008
    • JAFIA Scientific Award, The Japanese Association for Flow Injection Analysis (JAFIA), The Division of the Japanese Society for Analytical Chemistry
    • 2008
    • Most Cited Research Publication Award, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University
    • 2009
    • TRF Senior Research Scholar 2009, The Thailand Research Fund, Office of the Higher Education Commission, and Elsevier Publishing
    • 2010
    • Ratchadaphiseksomphot Endowment Fund 2009, Chulalongkorn University
    • 2010
    • Chulalongkorn University Distinguished Researcher Award 2009, Chulalonkorn University
    • 2012
    • CST High Impact Chemist Award, Pure and Applied Chemistry International Conference (PACCON 2012)
    • 2013
    • Best Article Award, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn Unversity

    Publications:

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  • Instructor

    Assoc.Prof.Dr. Paitoon Rashatasakhon More Information

    Assoc.Prof.Dr. Paitoon Rashatasakhon

    Contact Information:

    • Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science Chulalongkorn University Phayathai Road, Patumwan Bangkok 10330, THAILAND
    • Office: 1314 Mahamakut Building
    • Tel: 02-2187620
    • Fax: 02-2187598, 02-2541309
    • E-mail: paitoon.r@chula.ac.th
    • Personal Home Page: -

    Course Syllabus:

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    Current Research Topics:

    • Design and synthesis of photoactive organic compounds for applications as signal transducers in fluorescent chemosensors and components in organic light-emitting diodes

    Education:

    • 1997
    • B.Sc., Chulalongkorn University
    • 2002
    • Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia

    Work Experiences:

    • 2002 - 2004
    • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Emory University
    • 2004 - 2005
    • Senior Scientist, Schering-Plough Research Institute
    • 2005 - 2006
    • Associate Principal Scientist, Schering-Plough Research Institute
    • 2006 - 2009
    • Lecturer, Chulalongkorn University
    • 2009 - 2012
    • Assistant Professor, Chulalongkorn University
    • 2012 - present
    • Associate Professor, Chulalongkorn University

    Scholarship and Awards:

    • 2010
    • Wiley-CST Outstanding Publication Award
    • 2012
    • ASEA-UNINET Staff Exchange Scholarship

    Publications:

    Representative Publication

  • Instructor

    Assist.Prof.Dr. Pakorn Varanusupakul More Information

    Assist.Prof.Dr. Pakorn Varanusupakul

    Contact Information:

    • Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science Chulalongkorn University Phayathai Road, Patumwan Bangkok 10330, THAILAND
    • Office: 1228/5 Mahamakut Building
    • Tel: 02-2187612
    • Fax: 02-2187598, 02-2541309
    • E-mail: Pakorn.v@chula.ac.th
    • Personal Home Page: -

    Course Syllabus:

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    Current Research Topics:

    • development of sample preparation techniques; i.e., liquid phase microextraction using hollow fiber membrane and incorporation to flow-based analysis methods for food and environmental applications

    Education:

    • 1994
    • B.Sc., Chulalongkorn University
    • 2000
    • Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Lowell

    Work Experiences:

    • 2001 - 2002
    • Environmental Analyst, Division of Environmental Analysis, Senator William X. Wall Experiment Station, Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection, Lawrence, Massachusetts USA
    • 2002 - 2006
    • Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University
    • 2003 - 2011
    • Assistant Dean for Student Affairs, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University
    • 2011 - present
    • Deputy Dean for Student Affairs, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University
    • 2006 - present
    • Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University

    Scholarship and Awards:

    • 1990 - 1994
    • The Development and Promotion of Science Talent Project scholarship awarded by Institute for the Promotion of Teaching Science and Technology (IPST), Ministry of Science Technology and Energy, Bangkok, Thailand
    • 1995 - 1999
    • Teaching Assistant scholarship awarded by the department of chemistry, University of Massachusetts Lowell
    • 1997 - 1999
    • Research Assistantship Award, Casco Bay Estuary Project, Maine Department of Environmental Protection
    • 1998
    • Outstanding Graduate Student Award honored by University of Massachusetts Lowell
    • 1998 - 2000
    • Research Assistantship Award, MIT Sea Grant College Program
    • 2003 - 2005
    • Grants for Development of New Faculty Staff, Chulalongkorn University
    • 2005 - 2007
    • Grant for New Researcher, the Thailand Research Fund
    • 2006 - 2007
    • Grant for Senior Project, the Program of Industrial Production Process Improvement with Cleaner Technology supported by National Metal and Materials Technology Center (MTEC) and Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA)

    Publications:

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  • Instructor

    Dr. Pannee Leeladee More Information

    Dr. Pannee Leeladee

    Contact Information:

    • Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science Chulalongkorn University Phayathai Road, Patumwan Bangkok 10330, THAILAND
    • Office: 1405/5 Mahamakut Building
    • Tel: 02-2187633
    • Fax: 02-2187598, 02-2541309
    • E-mail: pannee.l@chula.ac.th
    • Personal Home Page: -

    Course Syllabus:

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    Current Research Topics:

    • Catalysis for sustainable energy using synthetic small-molecule transition metal complexes as CO2 reduction catalysts

    Education:

    • 2006
    • B.Sc., Chulalongkorn University
    • 2012
    • Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

    Work Experiences:

    • 2007 - 2008
    • Teaching Assistant (Johns Hopkins University)
    • 2012 - present
    • Lecturer (Chulalongkorn University)

    Scholarship and Awards:

    • 1999 - 2006
    • Development and Promotion of Science and Technology Talents Project (DPST)
    • 2001 - 2006
    • Junior Science Talent Project (JSTP)
    • 2007 - 2012
    • The Queen Sirikit Scholarship

    Publications:

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  • Instructor

    Dr. Panuwat Padungros More Information

    Dr. Panuwat Padungros

    Contact Information:

    • Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science Chulalongkorn University Phayathai Road, Patumwan Bangkok 10330, THAILAND
    • Office: 905/5 Mahamakut Building
    • Tel: 02-2187582
    • Fax: 02-2187598, 02-2541309
    • E-mail: panuwat.p@chula.ac.th
    • Personal Home Page: -

    Course Syllabus:

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    Current Research Topics:

    • synthetic methodology development and chemical modification of complex carbohydrates and glycoconjugate molecules

    Education:

    • 2003
    • B.Sc. (first-class honours), Chulalongkorn University
    • 2012
    • Ph.D., Purdue University

    Work Experiences:

    • 2003 - 2004
    • Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, Chulalongkorn University
    • 2009 - 2011
    • Teaching Assistant, Department of Chemistry, Purdue University
    • 2011 - 2012
    • Research Assistant, Department of Chemistry, Purdue University

    Scholarship and Awards:

    • 1995 - 2004
    • Development and Promotion of Science and Technology Project (DPST), Institute for the Promotion of Teaching Science and Technology
    • 1999 - 2003
    • Junior Science Talent Project (JSTP), National Science and Technology Development Agency
    • 2005 - 2010
    • Royal Thai Government Fellowship for Doctoral Degree, Purdue University, US
    • 2013
    • Exchange program for the Development of Asian Scientific Society (EXODASS), Institute of Molecular Science, Japan

    Publications:

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  • Instructor

    Dr. Parichatr Vanalabhpatana More Information

    Dr. Parichatr Vanalabhpatana

    Contact Information:

    • Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science Chulalongkorn University Phayathai Road, Patumwan Bangkok 10330, THAILAND
    • Office: 1245 Mahamakut Building
    • Tel: 02-2187615
    • Fax: 02-2187598, 02-2541309
    • E-mail: parichatr.v@chula.ac.th
    • Personal Home Page: -

    Course Syllabus:

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    Current Research Topics:

    • Discovery of novel electrocatalysts for energy, synthesis, and analytical applications
    • Development of electrodes and electrochemical systems
    • Practical aspects of synthetic electrochemistry

    Education:

    • 1998
    • B.Sc. (1st class honors with gold medal), Chulalongkorn University
    • 2005
    • Ph.D., Indiana University

    Work Experiences:

    • 1998 - 1999
    • Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
    • 2003 - 2005
    • Associate Instructor and Research Assistant, Department of Chemistry, Indiana University, USA
    • 2005 - present
    • Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

    Scholarship and Awards:

    • 1999 - 2005
    • Recipient of the Anandamahidol Foundation Scholarship (under the Royal Patronage of His Majesty the King of Thailand)
    • 2009
    • Young researcher at 59th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting, Germany

    Publications:

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  • Instructor

    Assist.Prof.Dr. Patchanita Thamyongkit More Information

    Assist.Prof.Dr. Patchanita Thamyongkit

    Contact Information:

    • Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science Chulalongkorn University Phayathai Road, Patumwan Bangkok 10330, THAILAND
    • Office: 1014 Mahamakut Building
    • Tel: 02-2187587
    • Fax: 02-2187598, 02-2541309
    • E-mail: patchanita.v@chula.ac.th
    • Personal Home Page: -

    Course Syllabus:

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    Current Research Topics:

    • Design and synthesis of highly conjugated organic materials and their applications in optoelectronic devices, photoelectrochemical catalysis and petroleum marking systems

    Education:

    • 1998
    • B.Sc., Chulalongkorn University
    • 2002
    • Ph.D., Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

    Work Experiences:

    • 1999 - 2002
    • Research associate (as a German Academic Exchange Service or DAAD scholar), Institute of Organic Chemistry, Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany
    • 2002 - 2005
    • Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Chemistry, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
    • 2005 - present
    • Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

    Scholarship and Awards:

    • 1999 - 2002
    • German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) scholarship
    • 2009 - 2010
    • Marie Curie International Incoming Fellowship

    Publications:

    Representative Publications

  • Instructor

    Assist.Prof.Dr. Pattara Sawasdee More Information

    Assist.Prof.Dr. Pattara Sawasdee

    Contact Information:

    • Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science Chulalongkorn University Phayathai Road, Patumwan Bangkok 10330, THAILAND
    • Office: 1326/6 Mahamakut Building
    • Tel: 02-2187624
    • Fax: 02-2187598, 02-2541309
    • E-mail: p_tiew@chula.ac.th , p_tiew@hotmail.com
    • Personal Home Page: -

    Course Syllabus:

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    Current Research Topics:

    • Searching for acetyl- and butyryl-cholinesterase inhibitors from Thai Medicinal plants for treatment of Alzheimer’s disease
    • Improve physical and chemical properties of natural compounds by encapsulation techniques

    Education:

    • 1995
    • B.Sc. (2nd class honor, Chemistry), Chulalongkorn University
    • 2002
    • Ph.D.(Organic Chemistry), Chulalongkorn University

    Work Experiences:

    • 2002
    • Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, THAILAND
    • 2010
    • Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, THAILAND

    Scholarship and Awards:

    • 1998
    • The Royal Golden Jubilee Ph.D. research assistant fellowship
    • 1999
    • The Exchange of Scientists Scheme of Regional Network for the Chemistry of Natural Products in Southeast Asia
    • 2004
    • TJTTP-OECF Thailand-Japan Technology Transfer Project
    • 2004
    • The Outstanding Dissertation Award by National Research Council of Thailand (NRCT)
    • 2009
    • Cerebos Award 2009

    Publications:

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  • Instructor

    Assoc.Prof.Dr. Pornthep Sompornpisut More Information

    Assoc.Prof.Dr. Pornthep Sompornpisut

    Contact Information:

    • Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science Chulalongkorn University Phayathai Road, Patumwan Bangkok 10330, THAILAND
    • Office: 1115 Mahamakut Building
    • Tel: 02-2187604
    • Fax: 02-2187598, 02-2541309
    • E-mail: Pornthep.S@chula.ac.th
    • Personal Home Page: -

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    Current Research Topics:

    • Structure and function of membrane protein channels via molecular modeling and simulations
    • Computational modeling of structure and conformational changes of membrane protein channels
    • Computer-aided drug design of drug targets

    Education:

    • 1991
    • B.Sc. (Chemistry), Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
    • 1993
    • M.Sc. (Chemistry), Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
    • 1996
    • Ph.D. University of Florence, Italy

    Work Experiences:

    • 1999 - 2001
    • Postdoctoral fellow, University of Virginia
    • 2006 - 2007
    • Research Associate; University of Chicago

    Scholarship and Awards:

    • On-place Austrian Scholar for Master degree, Austria
    • Ph.D. Scholarship, Italian Ministry of Foreign Affair, Italy
    • Exchange Fellow Scholarship of the Thai-Austrian Cooperation in Science and Technology
    • 2006
    • Awardee of the Most Cited Reseach Award in Physical Sciences, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University
    • 2005
    • Young Scientist Award in Physical Sciences; Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University

    Publications:

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