AIT receives largest-ever corporate grant to establish Bangchak Initiative and Innovation Center

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) received its largest-ever single corporate grant in the form of 50 million Thai Baht towards the establishment of the Bangchak Initiative and Innovation Center at AIT (BIIC@AIT) — a venture which aims to act as a living laboratory and technology business incubator. An agreement signed on 25 July 2017…

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Two AIT papers among Google Scholar’s “Classic Papers”

Google Scholar has designated two research papers authored by AIT experts as “Classic Papers.” Announced in June 2017, Google Scholar describes “Classic Papers” as a collection of highly-cited papers that have stood the test of time in their respective area of research. A paper authored by Naresh Acharya, Pukar Mahat, N. Mithulananthan of Energy Field…

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Dr. Anil Kumar Anal, Associate Professor and Head of Department of Food, Agriculture and Bioresource, SERD, AIT delivered Guest Lecture at National Institute of College, Kathmandu, Nepal on 4 July 2017

Dr. Anil Kumar Anal, Associate Professor and Head, Department of Food, Agriculture and Bioresources, School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD) of AIT was invited as Guest Lecturer on the topic “Utilization of Locally Available Bioresources for Sustainable and Safer Production of Food” on 4 July 2017 at the National Institute of Science and Technology…

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Dr. Anil Kumar Anal, Associate Professor and Head of Department of Food, Agriculture and Bioresource, SERD, AIT delivered Guest Lecture at Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel, Nepal on 6 July 2017

Dr. Anil Kumar Anal, Associate Professor and Head, Department of Food, Agriculture and Bioresources, School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD) of AIT was invited as Guest Lecturer on the topic “Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) in Food Chain Systems: An Emerging Threat and Research Needs Towards Alternatives for Sustainability” on 6 July 2017 at the Kathmandu…

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SERD welcomes Ms. Jonah Marie Lawas, Administrative staff (Planning and Outreach)

The School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD), welcomes Ms. Jonah Marie Lawas who has joined SERD Dean’s office effective 17 July 2017. Ms.Jonah graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of San Carlos, Cebu, Philippines Prior to joining SERD, she worked as a Management Consultant for Ernst & Young Philippines,…

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Biofloc and Aquamimicry Training program from 21-25 August 2017

The next Biofloc and Aquamimicry Training program as part of the Sustainable Asian Aquaculture series @ AIT organised by AARM, SERD will be held from 21 – 25 August 2017 at AIT Conference Center Hotel, Pathumthani campus, Thailand. This Workshop is a unique mix of sustainable farming technologies for shrimp, particularly suitable for the tropical…

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SERD welcomes new faculty member Dr. Lai Thi Phuoc Nguyen, Assistant Professor in Rural Regional Development Planning

Dr. Lai Thi Phuoc Nguyen has joined the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) as Assistant Professor in Rural Regional Development Planning (RRDP) Program of The Department of Development and Sustainability (DDS), School of Environment, Resources and Development. Dr. Lai holds a PhD in Governance and Complex systems from University of Sassari (Italy) and a Master…

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Aquaponics and IMTA Workshop from 12 – 16 September 2017

The second Workshop in the series of Sustainable Asian Aquaculture @ AIT is on Aquaponics and IMTA that will take place from 12 – 16 September 2017. It will provide the participants with a comprehensive understanding of integrated aquaculture systems, particularly Aquaponics and Integrated Multitrophic Aquaculture (IMTA). The participants will get the opportunity to listen…

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