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SET welcomes new faculty in the Department of Civil and Infrastructure Engineering

15 Dec 2022
School of Engineering and Technology

School of Engineering and Technology (SET) is glad to welcome Dr. Natthachet Tangdamrongsub, a new full-time faculty (Assistant Professor) in the Water Engineering Management (WEM) academic program. 

As a faculty member, he will teach postgraduate courses, supervise master and doctoral students, conduct independent research, and carry out outreach activities, including sponsored research projects and assignments.

Dr. Natthachet Tangdamrongsub received his Ph.D. from National Chiao Tung University in Taiwan and has worked in a variety of research groups, including the Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands, the University of Newcastle in Australia, the University of Maryland in the United States, and NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (USA). His research interests include satellite geodesy and remote sensing, land surface modeling, data assimilation, and artificial intelligence. He focuses on integrating satellite Earth observations (e.g., soil moisture, terrestrial water storage, surface water) with model estimates to address grand challenges in water resources, climate, and natural hazards. He is an expert in the Gravity Recovery And Climate Experiment (GRACE) mission data processing. He has published peer-reviewed articles in high-quality journals such as Remote Sensing of Environment, Journal of Hydrology, and Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. At AIT, his current responsibilities are teaching and supervising postgraduate students. Dr. Natthachet Tangdamrongsub will teach ‘CE74.71: EIA and GIS applications in Water Resources in January 2023.

His office is located in the WEM Building – WR213. He can be contacted at natthachet@ait.asia or his office phone number, 02-524-6420.