Professor Dr. Supawan Tantayanon

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Room 1530 Mahamakut Building,Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science Chulalongkorn University Phayathai Road, Patumwan Bangkok 10330, THAILAND
Tel : 02-2187641, Fax : 02-2187598, 02-2541309
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[1993] Diploma (Polymer Science), Ferrara University, Italy

[1982] Ph.D. (Organic Chemistry), Worcester Polytechnic Institute,U.S.A.

[1975] M.Sc. (Organic Chemistry), Mahidol University,Thailand

[1973] B.Sc. honour (Chemistry), Chulalongkorn University

Work Experiences

[2012 - present] Professor, Chulalongkorn University

[2017 - 2019] President, Council of Science and Technology Professionals of Thailand

[2011 - 2013] President, Federation of Asian Chemical Societies

[2005 - 2011] President, Chemical Society of Thailand

[2001 - 2003] President, Pacific Polymer Federation

[1997 - 2003] President, Polymer Society of Thailand

Current Research Topics

Syntheses and industrial applications based on Green Chemistry concept, using the renewable resources, recycling, waste reduction and energy saving.

Scholarship and Awards

[2016] CST Award for Distinguished Contribution to Chemical Education

[2015] FACS Fellow, Federation of Asian Chemical Societies

[2015] International Microscale Chemistry Award. (Worldwide efforts on microscale chemistry)

[2013, 2015] National Research Council of Thailand scholar

[2013] Research grant from National Research Council of Thailand

[2013] Honorary Fellow, Singapore National Institute for Chemistry (Worldwide contribution to chemis- try)

[2012] Science Project for Excellence Award, The Senate, Kingdom of Thailand

[2009] Outstanding Alumnus of Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University

[1999,2001,2008] RGJ scholar (The Royal Golden Jubilee Ph.D. Program), Thailand Research Fund (TRF)

[1980] Sigma Xi, USA

[1980] Phi Lambda Upsilon, Beta Zeta Chapter, USA, 1979 Sigma Xi, USA

[1977] Fulbright grantee


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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