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RESEARCH AREAS

The School of Engineering and Technology has identified broad research areas related to the strengths of its faculty, its curriculum and its existing facilities that are the building blocks for education niches in engineering and advanced technologies.

The following lists the information about the specific focal areas grouped by Fields of Study

COMPUTER SCIENCE AND INFORMATION MANAGEMENT (CSIM)

Software Engineering and Development; Information and Knowledge Management

INDUSTRIAL SYSTEMS ENGINEERING (ISE)

Design and development of devices and sensors; Automation and control of machines; Product design and integration of machines and processes; Planning, operation, control and logistics of Industrial engineering

REMOTE SENSING AND GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS (RS&GIS)

Remote sensing (RS); Geographic information system (GIS); Global positioning system (GPS); Digital mapping technology; Digital photogrammetry

TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES (TC, ICT)

Mobile Communications; Teletraffic and Network Performance Analysis; Focal Area 3: Optical Networks

ADVANCED INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT

  • Application of new approaches and concepts in the development of infrastructure including innovative project financing
  • PPP/PFI, integrated project management
  • Infrastructure asset and valuation management, and infrastructure safety and security

GEOTECHNICAL AND GEOENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING (GTE)

Sustainable geological exploitation for engineering activities; Design of safe structures; Disaster mitigation and rehabilitation

TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING (TRE)

Transportation Logistics; Highway Pavement; Road Safety

WATER ENGINEERING & MANAGEMENT (WEM)

Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM); Water Related Disaster Management (WRDM)

RESEARCH & ACADEMIC CENTERS

School of Engineering and Technology has a wealth of innovative and untapped knowledge database from its masters and doctoral research activities. Many outreach and research centers are set up to transform the knowledge into industrial needs. These centers also serve to transfer the practical aspects and the society impacts of the knowledge and technology back to the class room.

ACECOMS: ASIAN CENTER FOR ENGINEERING COMPUTATIONS AND SOFTWARE

The prime mission of ACECOMS with 29 satellite centers in 21 cities in Asia and other regions carries out research in engineering computations, develops computer software tools for engineering applications, and conducts training in the effective use of latest computing technology.
Visit ACECOMS: http://www.acecoms.ait.ac.th/

ACSIG: ASIAN CENTER FOR SOIL IMPROVEMENT AND GEOSYNTHETIC

ACSIG provides a strategic location for advanced technological education, researches and outreach activities on the application and effective utilization of ground improvement techniques.
Visit ACSIG: http://www.setweb.ait.ac.th/acsig/

ACTS: ASIAN CENTER FOR TRANSPORTATION STUDIES

ACTS activities include modules on intelligent transportation systems, traffic simulation, freight transport, urban road safety and road safety audit.
Visit ACTS: http://www.setweb.ait.ac.th/acts/

GEOINFORMATIC CENTER

Geoinformatic center is dedicated to development and promotion of remote sensing research and activities in Asia-Pacific by sharing satellite data, research results and experiences with researchers in the region.
Visit Geoinformatic Center http://www.geoinfo.ait.ac.th/

HABITECH CENTER

Habitech activities include research and outreach activities such as training in production and construction, provision of services associated with projects implemented by various organizations, agencies or the private sector. Visit Habitech Center http://www.habitech.ait.ac.th

REGIONAL NETWORK OFFICE FOR URBAN SAFETY

The Regional Network Office for Urban Safety (RNUS) is a collaborative center jointly operated by the AIT and the University of Tokyo for the promotion of urban safety engineering utilizing advanced engineering technologies including remote sensing and GIS.
Visit RNUS: http://rnus.ait.ac.th

THAILAND ACCIDENT RESEARCH CENTER

The Accident Research Center is an offspring of MOTC’s Road Safety Master Plan acknowledging the lack of information on accidents in Thailand and the need to establish TARC. TARC provides academic back up and a base for road safety research.
Visit TARC: http://www.tarc.ait.ac.th or http://www.tarc.or.th/

AIT CENTER OF EXCELLENCE IN NANOTECHNOLOGY

The Center of Excellence in Nanotechnology is jointly supported by Thailand’s Nanotechnology Center (NANOTEC) and AIT, to cultivate and foster multidisciplinary activities including research and education in the applications of Nanotechnology in Developing World.
Visit RNUS: http://www.nano.ait.ac.th

RESEARCH & ACADEMIC CENTERS CONTACT

Research & Academic Centers Director Phone
+66 (0) 2524
Email
AIT Solutions Dr. Naveed Anwar 5539, 6416 solutions@ait.ac.th
Asian Center for Soil Improvement and Geosynthetic (ACSIG) Prof. Dennes T . Bergado 5523 acsig@ait.ac.th
Asian Center for Transportation Studies Dr. Kunnawee Kanitpong 5506 kanitpon@ait.ac.th
Geoinformatics Center Dr. Manzul Hazarika 5580, 6195 geoinfo@ait.ac.th
Habitech Center Mr. Gyanendra R. Sthapit   sthapit@ait.ac.th
Regional Network Office for Urban Safety (RNUS) Dr. Akiyuki Kawasaki 5794 rnus@ait.ac.th
Thailand Accident Research Center Dr. Kunnawee Kanitpong 5506 kanitpon@ait.ac.th
Center of Excellence in Nanotechnology Dr. G. Louis Hornyak 5680 nano@ait.ac.th