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Dr. Chaowalit Limmaneevichitr
Leader for Process Metallurgy Program Director
Associate Professor

Office: +66 (2) 470-9188
Fax: +66 (2) 470-9198
e-mail: chaowalit.lim@kmutt.ac.th

Educational Background:

B.Eng (Production Engineering) with hons, King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Thonburi, Bangkok, Thailand
Ph.D. (Metallurgical Engineering) University of Wisconsin Madison, USA

Special Fields of Interest:

  • Grain refinement of aluminum alloy casting
  • Aluminum Recycling Process
  • Marangoni Convection and Physical Simulation in Weld Pool
  • Welding Metallurgy


Current Granted Research:

  • A pilot study of using master alloy for grain refinement in Aluminum-Silicon alloy casting - Principle Investigator - Funded by MTEC
  • A study of hot cracking tendency in the aluminum-silicon based permanent mold casting - Principle Investigator - Funded by King Mongkut Thonburi Research Fund
  • Effect of Melting Conditions on Aluminum Alloy Casing Using High Efficiency Furnace  - Principle Investigator - Funded by Thailand Research Fund
  • Effect of Coating on Aluminum Loss in the Used Beverage Containers Recycling Process - Research Mentor - Funded by National Energy Policy Office

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Department of Production Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi
91 Pracha-Utit Rd., Thungkru, Bangkok, 10140 Thailand
Tel.(662) 470-9171, 470-9175 Fax.(662) 872 - 9081