Dr. Thammarat Koottatep of AIT’s School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD) has been promoted to the rank of Professor.
His elevation was confirmed at the meeting of the AIT Board of Trustees held on 30 August 2018. Prior to his elevation, Dr. Thammarat was serving as Associate Professor in the Department of Energy, Environment and Climate Change in SERD.
Dr. Thammarat completed his Bachelor’s in Engineering in Environmental Engineering from Chiang Mai University, Thailand, in 1991, and his Master’s and Doctorate from the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) in 1993 and 1999 respectively.
Dr. Thammarat joined AIT as an Assistant Professor in September 2002, and was promoted to the position of Associate Professor in April 2011.
Dr. Thammarat’s research encompasses the areas of strategic environmental sanitation, constructed wetlands for wastes and wastewater treatment, management of non-point source pollution, and treatment of micro-pollutants and infectious pathogens.