KMUTT Alumni

Distinguished Alumni

Each year, KMUTT has produced qualified graduates for the society. All of them have brought honor and reputation to the University or their community, and have made significant contributions of time by their personal accomplishment, professional achievement, or humanitarian service. Recognize our distinguished alumni or if you know of anyone who is deserving of being a distinguished alumnus, please inform us.

1979 List

Prof. Dr. Chai Jaturapitakkul

Civil Engineering

“Working as a team will create good attitude and co-operatively develop organizations to progress.”

Educational Background

  • Bachelor of Engineering (with 2nd class honors) in Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi.  Study in 1979 (B.E. 2522).
  • M.Eng (Infrastructure and Construction), Asian Institute of Technology, 1987 (B.E. 2530)
  • Ph.D. (Civil Engineering), New Jersey Institute of Technology, 1993 (B.E. 2536)

Working Experiences

  • Head of Civil Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi
  • Professor of Faculty of Engineering, King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi

Achievements and Rewards

  • Owner of Patent No. 9951 on New Joint Sealing Compounds in Concrete issued by the Department of Intellectual Property on 25 October 2000 (B.E. 2543)
  • Petty Patent No. 3674 on Conservative Energy of Grinding Machine for Pozzolanic Materials issued by the Department of Intellectual Property on 8 October 2007 (B.E. 2550)
  • 30 research articles both in publication and in the process of publication in international academic journals
  • The 3rd prize of Research Output Award 1998 (B.E. 2541) in General Category on Development of Database System for Building Evaluation: 1–6 storey Commercial Buildings, Mini Factories and Rice Mills: Development of Computer Program, the National Research Council of Thailand
  • Outstanding Technologist Award 2002 (B.E. 2545) (Development for Utilization of Thai Lignite Fly Ash), Foundation for the Promotion of Science and Technology under the Patronage of H.M. the King
  • TRF Senior Research Scholar in Engineering in 2007 (B.E. 2550), the Thailand Research Fund and Office of the Higher Education Commission

Notion and Impression of KMUTT

“KMUTT is like my second home because it was my educational institute and workplace during the past 25 years.  I acknowledge love, warmth and friendliness from all staff and people in the University.  Working as a team is really important and can be built up by creating good atmosphere and staff’s attitude in order to develop KMUTT to be continuously progress, including encouraging the staff in developing themselves to be the significant support for KMUTT growth in future.”


Main contact

Alumni Relations
Phone: +66 2470-8094, +66 2470-8112
Fax: +66 2470-8112

Alumni Association under Royal Patronage
Phone: +66 2872-9002-4
Fax: +66 2872-9005