Brief Bio

THITIPONG TANPRASERT

ACADEMIC RANK : Assistant Professor

EDUCATION

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Computer Engineering), May 1993, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, U.S.A
  • Master of Science in Computer Engineering, December 1989, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, U.S.A
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical Engineering), 1987, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

WORK EXPERIENCES

  • Dean of the Vincent Mary School of Science and Technology, Assumption University, Thailand, August 2016 – present.
  • Head of the Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Science and Technology, Assumption University, Thailand, June 1994 – June 2004, and June 2009 – July 2016.
  • Director of the Doctor of Philosophy Program in Computer Science, Faculty of Science and Technology, Assumption University, Thailand, June 2001 – July 2016.
  • Director, Computer Science Graduate Research Laboratory, Faculty of Science and Technology, Assumption University, Thailand, June 2014 – July 2016.
  • Director, Intelligent Systems Laboratory, Faculty of Science and Technology, Assumption University, Thailand, June 2014 – July 2016.
  • Director of Parallel and Distributed Computing Research Laboratory, Faculty of Science and Technology, Assumption University, Thailand, June 2001 – May 2014
  • Director of the Master Degree Program in Computer Science, Faculty of Science and Technology, Assumption University, Thailand, June 1994 – May 2001.
  • Deputy Director of Assumption University Center for Systems Development, Assumption University, Thailand, June 1994 – March 1995.
  • Assistant professor, The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Southwestern Louisiana (University of Louisiana at Lafayette), USA, June-July 1993.
  • Part-time instructor, Department of Computer Science, University of Southwestern Louisiana (University of Louisiana at Lafayette), USA, June-July 1992
  • Laboratory Assistant, Research Laboratory, The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Southwestern Louisiana (University of Louisiana at Lafayette), USA, January 1991 – May 1993.
  • Research Assistant, The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Southwestern Louisiana (University of Louisiana at Lafayette), USA, January – May 1990.

RESEARCH INTEREST

  • Computational Intelligence, particularly the learning algorithms and application aspects of neural network computation
  • Distributed and Parallel Computing, Programming, and Architecture
  • VLSI Design Automation

SERVICES

  • An academic committee member of “the organizing committee of the 23rd International Olympiad in Informatics”, hosted by Thailand 2011, appointed by the Ministry of Education,  2009 – 2011.
  • A member of “the subcommittee for recruiting members of Thailand Computer Olympic team”, appointed by The Institute for The Promotion of Teaching Science and Technology (IPST), Ministry of Education, 2002 – present.
  • A committee of “National Software Contest”, hosted by The National Electronics and Computer Technology Center (NECTEC), Ministry of Science and Technology, 1996 – 2014.
  • An external committee of doctoral degree dissertation examination for The Doctor of Philosophy Program in Computational Science, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University.
  • Steering committee and reviewer, International Conference on Knowledge and Smart Technology (KST), since 2013.
  • Program committee and reviewer, The International Conference on Current and Future Trends of Information and Communication Technologies in Healthcare (ICTH), since 2014.
  • Program committee and reviewer, The International Conference on Intelligent Technologies (InTech), 2000-2009.
  • Organizer chair, The 2nd National Computer Science and Engineering Conference (NCSEC), 1999, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • An external committee of doctoral degree dissertation examination for The Doctor of Philosophy Program in Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Kasetsart University.
  • A commenting advisor for the 2017 revision of the Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Engineering curriculum, Department of Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Kasetsart University, May 9, 2017.
  • Programming problem creator, CodePlusPlus Challenge (grand finals) – an annual computer programming competition, Department of Computer Science, Assumption University, https://www.facebook.com/codeplusplus, since 2012.