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darunee wattanasiriwech

  • PhD
  • Lecturer
  • Mae Fah Luang University
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Curriculum Vitae 1. Name: Associate Professor Darunee Wattanasiriwech, Ph.D. 2. Email Address: 3. Birth Date: 15 August 1970 4. Education Background 1989-1993 BSc in Chemistry, Kasetsart University, Thailand 1993-1994 MSc in Ceramic Science and Engineering, University of Leeds, UK (Thesis: An investigation of high permittivity perovskite ceramic) 1994-1998 PhD in Ceramic Science and Engineering, University of Leeds, UK (Thesis: Ferroelectric Thin Films) 5. Work Experience 5.1) Professional Appointment 2017 – Present Head, Materials Innovation Programme, Mae Fah Luang University 2015- 2017 Vice President, Mae Fah Luang University 2013 - 2015 Assistant President, Mae Fah Luang University 2003-2015 Head, Materials Science Programme, Mae Fah Luang University 2000 - Present Instructor, School of Science, Mae Fah Luang University 1998 - 2000 Researcher, National Metals and Materials Technology Centre 5.2) Professional Academic services - Regular reader for Research Institute, Silpakorn University, Journal of Science and Technology, Lampang Rajahbaht - Editorial board and consultant: Connexion, Journal of Social Science and Humanity, Journal of Science and Technology, Lampang Rajahbaht -Reader for International Journals such as Applied Clay Science, Cleaner Production -Academic Committee for National/International Conferences such as NGRC29, 1st MRS Thailand, MFUCI2012, MFUIC2016, ICTA2011 6. Funded research projects 1. An Investigation of Management and Faults in Ceramic Products of Ceramic Factories in Lampang and Chiangmai Provinces, October 2000-Sep 2002, Mae Fah Luang University (Main investigator) 2. An Investigation of Defects on Ceramic Glazes Phase I, April 2002-July 2004, NRCT (Project Head) 3. A Microstructural Study of Zirconia Ceramics Fabricated Using Sol-Gel Precursors as Sources of Dopants and Binders, July 2002-October 2004, Thailand Research Fund, (Project Head) 4. A Study and Modification of Wieng Ka Long Clay, March 2004-Feb 2006, Mae Fah Luang Univer (Project Head) 5. Chracterisation of Rice Husk ash and its use as quartz substitution by in Stoneware Glazes, Dec 2004-Nov 2005, Mae Fah Luang University (Project Head) 6. Titania and Tin Oxide Doped Tungsten Oxide Thick Film for Ammonia and Ethanol Gas Detector, Dec 2004-Nov 2005, Mae Fah Luang University (Project Head), 7. Fabrication and Properties of Gadolinia and Samaria Doped CeriaMarch 2005-Sep 2006, MTEC/RBD, (Project Head) 8. Preparation of clay pavers using waste mud from the ceramic tile factory,TRFMag, June 2007-March 2010 (Project Head) 9. Preparation of cordierite refractory using domestic raw materials, TRFMag, June 2007-March 2010 (Project Head) 10. Paver bricks and Mud Bricks from Waste Mud, March 2009-March 2010, Thailand Toray Science Foundation, (Project Head) 11. Effects of illite and talc addition in triaxial porcelain bodies year 1-3, June 2007-June 2010, NRCT, (Project Head) 12. Development of solid electrolyte for SOFC Year 1-5, June 2007-June 2012, NRCT, (Project Head) 13. Transfer of technology in production of concrete tile using a by-product from ball clay mining, Sep 2011-Aug 2012, Northern Science Park (Main investigator) 14. Effects of Rheological Properties on Properties of Geopolymer and Geopolymer Biocomposite Year 1-2, 1 Nov 2014-31 October 2016, HERP (Project Head) 15. Ceramic reinforced fly ash-based geopolymer, 1 July 2015-30 June 2018, MTEC (Main investigator) 16. Prototyping of Engineered Stone (Talent Mobility) , 22 August -23 Aug 2017, OHEC/NSITPO (Main investigator) 17. Development of Local Agriculture Community for the Production of Safe Food, 26 June 2017-25 June 2018, National Research Council of Thailand, (Project Head) 18. Development of Innovative Lanna Style Roof Tile, OHEC, (Main investigator) 19. Production of Engineered Stones, NRCT, National Research Council of Thailand, (Main investigator)-Present.

Recent publications


  • Preparation of carbon fiber reinforced metakaolin based-geopolymer foams

    • Lee J
    • Wattanasiriwech S
    • Wattanasiriwech D

Professional experience


Mae Fah Luang University

April 1999 - Present


PhD in Engineering Ceramic

Leeds University

September 1993 - August 1998(5 years)

Co-authors (28)

  • Suthee Wattanasiriwech