Associate Professor Dr. Utomporn Phalavonk

Position : Chair, Foundation for the Promotion of Mathematical Talent (Thailand)
Office Address/Contact
  • Address : Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Applied Science,
    King Mongkut’s University of Technology North Bangkok
    1518 Piboolsongkram Road, Bangsue, Bangkok 10802 Thailand
  • Tel : 02-555-2000 ext.4502 / 02-587-8258
  • E-Mail :

- 1987-1991 PhD (Computer Education),The University of New South Wales, Australia
- 1970-1971 M.Sc.(Math), Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
- 1965-1968 B.Sc.(Hons), Chulalongkorn University, Thailand


Experiences :
2010 – present Secretary-General of the Mathematical Association of Thailand
2009 – present Chair, Foundation for the Promotion of Mathematical Talent (Thailand)
2008 – present Vice President, The Science Society of Thailand
2008 – 2012 President, Thai-Australian Technological Services Center
2007 – 2008 Member, KMUTNB Council
2003 – 2005 Chair, Co-operative Research Network in Mathematics,
Commission on Higher Education, Ministry of University Affairs
2003 – 2008 Advisor for International Post Graduate Programme in
Information Technology, Faculty of Information Technology,
King Mongkut’s University of Technology North Bangkok
1995 – 2002 Dean, Faculty of Applied Science, King Mongkut’s Institute
of Technology North Bangkok (KMITNB)
1992 – 1994 Vice President for Planning, KMITNB
1983 – 1986 Associate Dean for Planning and Development,
Faculty of Technical Education and Science, KMITNB
1979 – 1983 Head, Department of Mathematics,
Faculty of Technical Education and Science, KMITNB

Research Interest/Portfolio
  • Research Interest : Computer-Assisted Instruction in Mathematics,
    Mathematics on Web
  • Selected Publications:
    Sahaphon Lertviriyapaisand, Kanokporn Thongmak, Kantaphong Kongphit, Santipong
    Prasattong and
    Utomporn Phalavonk “A Control System for Robot
    Movement” Math Journal by the Mathematical Association of Thailand,
    2016, vol.61, no.688, Jan-April 2016, pp1-14.
    Elvin J Moore, Wisut Kichainukoon, and
    Utomporn Phalavonk “Maximum flow in
    road networks with speed-dependent capacities - application to Bangkok
    Songklanakarin Journal of Science and Technology, 2013,
    vol.35(4), pp489-499.
    Makmeesup, A., Moore, E., and
    Phalavonk, U. “Regression Analyses of Migration with an
    Application to Selected Provinces in Thailand” Thailand Statistician: The
    Journal of the Thai Statistical Association, 2011, vol.9(1), pp1-20.
    Wangdi, K., Prayote, A., and
    Phalavonk, U. “Classification of Credit Application Based on
    Imbalanced Dataset: A Case Study of National Pension and Provident Fund
    of Bhutan” The Proceedings of the 14
    th Annual Symposium on
    Computational Science and Enginering (ANSCSE 14), Chiang Rai, March
    Prinyanilakul, A., Moore, E., and
    Phalavonk, U. “Modeling Spatial Spread of Epidemics using
    Cellular Automata” The Proceedings of the 15
    th Annual Meeting in
    Mathematics (AMM 2010), Bangkok, March 2010.
    Kichainukoon, W., Moore, E., and
    Phalavonk, U. “Application of Capacitated Networks to
    Traffic Flow on Selected Bangkok Roads” The Abstracts of the 35
    Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, Chonburi, October 2009.
    Komson Petcon, Tanarat Dumrongwuttinon, Jennarong Premsiri,
    Utomporn Phalavonk and
    Elvin J. Moore (2008) “A Web-based E-learning System for Numerical
    Solution of Nonlinear Algebraic Equations” Paper Presented at the
    International Conference on Information Technology in Mathematics
    Education (ICITME 2008), Bangkok, May 2008.
    Manitcharoen, N.,
    Phalavonk, U., Clayton, G. (2008) “ A Mathematical Model for Loss of
    Supply in a Power System” The Proceedings of the 12
    th Annual Symposium
    on Computational Science and Enginering (ANSCSE 12), Ubon Rajathanee,
    March 2008.
    Bootsingha, B., Nongpromma, P., Jeenmueang, K., Moore, E.J. and
    Phalavonk, U. (2007)
    “Analysis of Navigation of Populations of Mobile Robots Using Automata
    and Graph Theory” The Proceedings of the 3
    rd International Conference on
    st Century Mathematics, Lahore, March, 2007.
    Intarajak, T.,
    Phalavonk, U., Clayton, G. and O-Charoenrat, P. (2007) “Intelligent System for
    Diagnosis and Recording Breast Cancer Database of Breast Cancer Patients
    Case Study at Siriraj Hospital” Proceedings of the Annual Symposium on
    Computational Science & Engineering (ANSCSE11), Phuket, March, 2007.
    Astiti, A.A.S., Limthanmaphon, B. and
    Phalavonk, U. (2006) “The Development of an Online
    English Test Practice System for IELTS Preparation.” Proceedings of the 2
    National Conference on Computing and Information Technology
    (NCCIT’06)., Bangkok, May, 2006, 39.
    Charoenthaikit, P., Lohpetch, D. and
    Phalavonk, U. (2005) “Application of Finite State
    Automaton in Presenting Mathematics Lesson on Web” The Proceedings of
    the International Conference in Mathematics and Applications (ICMA 2005),
    Bangkok, December, 2005.
    Phalavonk, U., Thaitrong, R. and Na Pomphet, N. (2003) “Two and Three Dimensional Vector
    Algebra on Web” Paper Presented at the ICASE (International Council of
    Associations for Science Education) International Workshop on Making
    Effective Use of WWW for Science, Mathematics and Technology Teaching,
    Bangkok, December, 2003.
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