On August 13, 2014. Faculty administrators warmly welcomed Dr.Eric Chowanietz, a visiting professors from De Montfort University (DMU), UK. Dr.Eric is invited to be a visiting professor at the Faculty of Engineering, KKU for 2 months during August - September 2014, he has a plan to teach at the Department of Electrical Engineering and the Department of Mechanical Engineering.He has been to the Faculty last year to discuss academic collaboration with KKU and he has been invited to be a visiting professor at the Department of Electrical Engineering, KKU for a month during July 1-31, 2013.
Faculty administrators warmly welcomed delegates from Tunghai University, Prof. Chin-Yin Huang and Dr. Sofia Nanyu Chen, who sought for academic collaboration especially in student exchage.
Faculties administrators welcomed delagates from Royal Thai Navy led by Rear Adm. Paitoon Prasopsin. On this occasion, they discussed concerning develop research collaboration in Mechatronics Engineering, Wireless communication, and Stirling Engine. In this regards, Asst. Prof. Dr. Nantakan Wongkasem gave a special lecture on “Metamaterials: Design & Applications” to all delegates. Afterward, the delegates visited Department Laboratories.
The collaboration between Thailand International Development Cooperation Agency (TICA), Ministry of Foreign Affairs and University of Namibia, Namibia in order to expand the academic activities among both parties. In this regard, our 4 members ; Assoc.Prof.Dr.Thavachai Thivavarnvongs from the Department of Agricultural Engineering, Assoc.Prof.Dr.Watcharin Gasaluck from the Department of Civil Engineering, Dr.Watis Leelapatra from Department of Computer Engineering and Dr. Atip Laungphairojana from Department of Chemical Engineering are invited to be the special lecturers at the University of Namibia : . The Faculty of Engineering is very appreciated and would like to extend our congratulations to them. This invitation is the important step to elevate its Faculty to be the international institute
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the Academic Society of the Department of Civil Engineering organized the “First Exchange Program for Student Activity Leaders”. This program is aimed towards the excellence of the institution and has the following objectives: to develop the students’ potential through the student union’s international network, to build relationships with other engineering organizations, and to make agreement with them for activity collaboration such as in rural development work by building weirs and organizing sports competition. Dr. Ratmanee Nantasarn andAjarn Surat Pramuansakdikul, lecturers from the Civil Engineering are the project advisers.
the Faculty of Engineering, KKU organized the House warming party for International Students and Visiting Professor called “Meeting with the EN-International students Day Program”. The Dean welcomed participants to the special lunch and games which aimed to promote communication among international students and visiting scholar. Moreover, Engineering staff also jointed the launch. Manu students shared experiences and difficulties while they are living in Thailand. The main obstacles are buying foods and transportation.