Dr. Indrajit Pal of DPMM attended “12th APRU Multi Hazards Research Symposium, The Role of Science and Technology in the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction” at Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan from March 7–8, 2016

Dr. Indrajit Pal, Assistant Professor, DPMM participated in the “12th APRU Multi Hazards Research Symposium, The Role of Science and Technology in the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction”, March 7–8, 2016, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan and chaired a session on “Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, Priority 2: Strengthening disaster risk governance to manage…

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Prof. Ram Shrestha authors two premier RERIC publications on Climate and Energy

Emeritus Professor Ram M. Shrestha has brought out two premier publications under the banner of the Regional Energy Resources Information Center (RERIC) of the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT). Titled “Climate Policy and Energy Development in Thailand: An Assessment,” and “Power Sector Development with Carbon and Energy Taxes: An Assessment in Six Asian Countries,” these…

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Dr K.R. Salin attended workshop Erasmus Plus Project workshop “Geoservices for Sustainability (GeoS4S)” at Chiang Mai University from 21 – 26 February 2016

Dr K.R. Salin attended the first Workshop held at Chiang Mai University from 21 – 26 February as part of the Erasmus Plus Project (2015 – 2018) titled “Geoservices for Sustainability (GeoS4S)” co-funded by the European Commission and coordinated by the University of Salzburg, Austria. The project is led from AIT by Prof. Nitin K. Tripathi and K.R. Salin….

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Prof. C. Visvanathan participated in international seminar on “Creation and Diffusion of Technology” on 18 March, 2016 at IIT Mumbai, India

Prof. C. Visvanathan was invited by Department of H & SS, IIT Mumbai, India to participate in the international seminar on “Creation and Diffusion of Technology” on 18 March, 2016. This conference was organized by “Forum for Global Knowledge Sharing”, which acts as interface between Scientists, Technologists and Economists (broadly social scientists). During this seminar…

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Prospective students get a flavour of AIT’s internationality, excellence

Prospective postgraduate students from all over Thailand sampled a flavour of AIT’s internationality, academic and research offerings, and its facilities at the Open House organized on 11 March 2016. One-hundred-and sixty-seven undergraduate students, including a large contingent of 107 Chinese students currently studying in Thailand, were welcomed at the verdant campus of the Asian Institute…

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AIT’s Research Recognition Is Best Gift for Birth Centenary Celebration of Legendary Institute Founder Dr. Puey Ungphakorn

Today, on the 100th Anniversary of Dr. Puey Ungphakorn’s birth on March 9, 1916, the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) joins UNESCO, Thailand and the world in celebrating the enormous life accomplishments of the man who was so instrumental to its modern day success. Thailand’s legendary academician and public servant once dreamt that his country…

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