Professor Dr. Pornthep Sompornpisut

Pornthep Sompornpisut chem chula full

Room 1115 Mahamakut Building,Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science Chulalongkorn University Phayathai Road, Patumwan Bangkok 10330, THAILAND
Tel : 02-2187604, Fax : 02-2187598, 02-2541309
E-mail : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



[1996] Ph.D. University of Florence, Italy

[1993] M.Sc. (Chemistry), Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

[1991] B.Sc. (Chemistry), Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Work Experiences

[2009 - present] Associate Professor, Chulalongkorn University

[2006 - 2007] Research Associate, University of Chicago

[1999 - 2009] Assistant Professor, Chulalongkorn University

[1999 - 2001 Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Virginia

[1997 - 1999] Lecturer, Chulalongkorn University

Current Research Topics

Structure-function relationship of membrane protein ion channels using computational techniques such as all-atom and coarse-gained molecular dynamics simulations and development of computational methods for modeling structure and conformational changes of ion channels.

Scholarship and Awards

[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

Exchange Fellow Scholarship of the Thai-Austrian Cooperation in Science and Technology

Ph.D. Scholarship, Italian Ministry of Foreign Affair, Italy

On-place Austrian Scholar for Master degree, Austria


Contact Us

Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, 11th floor Mahamakut Building, Bangkok 10330 THAILAND
Tel: (+66)-2218- 7596 to 7 Fax: (+66)-2218-7598