Asst.Prof. Nopbhorn Leeprechanon
,Ph.D., M.A. (Pol. & Gov.)
,M.Eng. (EE), B.Eng.(EE),
Title :Power Utility and Infrastructure Preparation: a Transition toward to a Smart City
is with the Department of Electrical Engineering, Thammasat University. He has been an active researcher in the area of electrical power systems planning and economics for over two decades. He experienced in the power engineering industry, Chaired many conferences such as IEEE PES ISGT ASIA 2015, IEEE PES GTD ASIA 2019, etc. He was invited to be a keynote speaker and also presented his research papers related to his research interests in four continents. He published over 50 papers internationally. He has worked in the power engineering and related industries before joining Thammasat University in 1996. He held many executive positions in education and engineering sectors, including Deputy Dean of Engineering, Board of Directors of Thammasat University, President of Council of Faculty Senate, Thammasat University, He is currently the Inspector of the Council of Engineer of Thailand, Executive Committee, IEEE PES Thailand Chapter and Smart Grid Subcommittee, Energy Policy Office, Ministry of Energy of Thailand. Nopbhorn received the 2018 Outstanding Engineering Award (OEA) from the IEEE PES Headquarter, USA.