The Third IASTED Asian Conference on
Modelling, Identification and Control
April 10 – 12, 2013
Biography of the Publications Chair
Deacha Puangdownreong was born in Pranakhonsri Ayutthaya, Thailand, in 1970. He received the B.Eng. degree in electrical engineering from South-East Asia University (SAU), Bangkok, Thailand, in 1993, the M.Eng. degree in control engineering from King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (KMITL), Bangkok, Thailand, in 1996, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Suranaree University of Technology (SUT), Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand, in 2005, respectively.
Since 1994, he has been with the Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, South-East Asia University, where he is currently an associated professor of electrical engineering. While remains active in research, he served the university under various administrative positions including Head of Department of Electrical Engineering, Deputy Dean of Faculty of Engineering, Director of Research Office, and Director of Master of Engineering Program. His research interests include control synthesis and identification, AI and search algorithms as well as their applications. He has authored 3 books and published as authors and coauthors of more than 70 research and technical articles in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings nationally and internationally.