Personnel of the Faculty of Science

Assoc. Prof. Dr.

Thorsak Kittikorn

Associate Professor

Education

Graduated Year
Degree
Country
2013
Ph.D. (Fiber and Polymer Science) Royal Institute of Technology
Sweden
2001
M.Sc. (Polymer Science) Chulalongkorn University
Thailand
1996
B.Sc. (Polymer) Prince of Songkla University
Thailand

Specialist / Interested

Bio-based composite material
Synthesis and modification polyelectrolyte for removal ion species from waste water
Bio-based polymer
Technical Textile

Publication

From Scopus

Author ID: 54892099200
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Kadea S., Kittikorn T., Hedthong R., 2024. Sustainable laminate biocomposite of wood pulp/PLA with modified PVA-MFC compatibilizer: Weathering resistance and biodegradation in soil. Industrial Crops and Products 218 (cited 0 times)
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Chaisit T., Sumpavapol P., Rattanawongwiboon T., Jantanasakulwong K., Kittikorn T., 2024. Improvement of PLA-PVA/chitosan nanocomposite laminate film for packaging via crosslinking with electron beam irradiation: Mechanical, thermal and antimicrobial analysis. Journal of Plastic Film and Sheeting 40(2): 171-190. (cited 0 times)
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Kadea S., Kittikorn T., Hedthong R., Malakul R., Chumprasert S., 2024. Utilization of Microfibrillated Cellulose as a Filler in Adhesive for Improvement of Mechanical–Thermal Performance and Biodegradation of Wood Pulp/PLA Laminate Biocomposite. Journal of Polymers and the Environment 32(4): 1741-1751. (cited 1 times)
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Kanthiya T., Thajai N., Chaiyaso T., Rachtanapun P., Thanakkasaranee S., Kumar A., Boonrasri S., Kittikorn T., Phimolsiripol Y., Leksawasdi N., Tanadchangsaeng N., Jantanasakulwong K., 2023. Enhancement in mechanical and antimicrobial properties of epoxidized natural rubber via reactive blending with chlorhexidine gluconate. Scientific Reports 13(1) (cited 1 times)
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Roungpaisan N., Srisawat N., Rungruangkitkrai N., Chartvivatpornchai N., Boonyarit J., Kittikorn T., Chollakup R., 2023. Melt Spinning Process Optimization of Polyethylene Terephthalate Fiber Structure and Properties from Tetron Cotton Knitted Fabric. Polymers 15(22) (cited 0 times)
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Kadea S., Kittikorn T., Chollakup R., Hedthong R., Chumprasert S., Khanoonkon N., Witayakran S., Chatakanonda P., 2023. Influences of epoxidized natural rubber and fiber modification on injection molded-pulp/poly(lactic acid) biocomposites: Analysis of mechanical-thermal and weathering stability. Industrial Crops and Products 201 (cited 5 times)
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Kiattipornpithak K., Rachtanapun P., Thanakkasaranee S., Jantrawut P., Ruksiriwanich W., Sommano S.R., Leksawasdi N., Kittikorn T., Jantanasakulwong K., 2023. Bamboo Pulp Toughening Poly (Lactic Acid) Composite Using Reactive Epoxy Resin. Polymers 15(18) (cited 1 times)
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Roungpaisan N., Srisawat N., Rungruangkitkrai N., Chartvivatpornchai N., Boonyarit J., Kittikorn T., Chollakup R., 2023. Effect of Recycling PET Fabric and Bottle Grade on r-PET Fiber Structure. Polymers 15(10) (cited 4 times)
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Hedthong R., Kittikorn T., Damsongsee P., Kadea S., Khanoonkon N., Witayakran S., Chatakanonda P., Chollakup R., 2023. Investigation of physico-chemical degradation through weathering acceleration of hemp/PLA biocomposite: thermal analysis. Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry 148(6): 2429-2442. (cited 5 times)

Publication

From the Faculty of Science

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Kadea, S., Kittikorn, T., Hedthong, R., Malakul, R., & Chumprasert, S. (2023). Utilization of Microfibrillated Cellulose as a Filler in Adhesive for Improvement of Mechanical–Thermal Performance and Biodegradation of Wood Pulp/PLA Laminate Biocomposite (SCIE). Journal Of Polymers And The Environment, 32, 1741–1751.
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Khanoonkon, N., Kongsin, K., Jampanit, W., Chanwetwirot, C., Malakul, R., Chollakup, R., Witayakran‬, S., Chatakanonda, P., Boonyarit, J., & Kittikorn, T. (2023). Accepted-Effect of steam explosion and silanization of hemp fibers on polylactic acid biocomposites; analysis of mechanical-thermal properties and fungal biodegradation (SCIE). Journal Of Thermoplastic Composite Materials, 00(00), 00.
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Roungpaisan, N., Srisawat, N., Rungruangkitkrai, N., Chartvivatpornchai, N., Boonyarit, J., Kittikorn, T., & Chollakup, R. (2023). Melt Spinning Process Optimization of Polyethylene Terephthalate Fiber Structure and Properties from Tetron Cotton Knitted Fabric (SCIE). Polymers, 15(22), Article number 4364.
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Kiattipornpithak, K., Rachtanapun, P., Thanakkasaranee, S., Jantrawut, P., Ruksiriwanich, W., Rose Sommano, S., Leksawasdi, N., Kittikorn, T., & Jantanasakulwong, K. (2023). Bamboo Pulp Toughening Poly (Lactic Acid) Composite Using Reactive Epoxy Resin (SCIE). Polymers , 15(18), 3789.
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Kanthiya, T., Thajai, N., Chaiyaso, T., Rachtanapun, P., Thanakkasaranee, S., Kumar, A., Boonrasri, S., Kittikorn, T., Phimolsiripol, Y., Leksawasdi, N., Tanadchangsaeng, N., & Jantanasakulwong, K. (2023). Enhancement in mechanical and antimicrobial properties of epoxidized natural rubber via reactive blending with chlorhexidine gluconate (SCIE). Scientific Reports, 13(1), Article number 9974.
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Kittikorn, T., Kadea, S., & Hedthong, R. (2023). Effect of Epoxidized Natural Rubber-Grafted-Modified Microfibrillated Cellulose to Compatibility in Wood Pulp/Polylactic Acid Biocomposite: Mechanical–Thermal and Durability Analysis (SCIE). Journal Of Polymers And The Environment, 31, 2473–2485.
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Kadea, S., Kittikorn, T., Chollakup, R., Hedthong, R., Chumprasert, S., Khanoonkon, N., Witayakran, S., & Chatakanonda, P. (2023). Influences of epoxidized natural rubber and fiber modification on injection molded-pulp/poly(lactic acid) biocomposites: Analysis of mechanical-thermal and weathering stability (SCIE). Industrial Crops And Products, 201, Article number 116909.
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Roungpaisan, N., Srisawat, N., Rungruangkitkrai, N., Chartvivatpornchai, N., Boonyarit, J., Kittikorn, T., & Chollakup, R. (2023). Effect of Recycling PET Fabric and Bottle Grade on r-PET Fiber Structure (SCIE). Polymers, 15(10), Article number 2330.
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Kittikorn, T., Strömberg, E., Ek, M., & Karlsson, S. (2022). Influence of sisal fibre modification on the microbial stability of poly(hydroxybutyrate-co-valerate): thermal analysis (SCIE). Polimery/polymers, 67(3), 93 - 101.
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Chaisit, T., Sumpavapol, P., Jantanasakulwong, K., & Kittikorn, T. (2022). Preparation and characterization of antimicrobial laminated films based on poly(lactic acid)/chitosan via a lamination technique (SCIE). Express Polymer Letters, 16(10), 1052–1064.
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Rachtanapun, P., Kodsangma, A., Homsaard, N., Nadon, S., Jantrawut, P., Ruksiriwanich, W., Seesuriyachan, P., Leksawasdi, N., Phimolsiripol, Y., Chaiyaso, T., Phongthai, S., Rose Sommano, S., Techapun, C., Ougizawa, T., Kittikorn, T., Wangtueai, S., Regenstein, J., & Jantanasakulwong, K. (2021). Thermoplastic mung bean starch/natural rubber/sericin blends for improved oil resistance (SCIE). International Journal Of Biological Macromolecules, 188, 283 - 289.
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Kittikorn, T., Chaiwong, W., Stromberg, E., Torro, R., Ek, M., & Karlsson, S. (2020). Enhancement of interfacial adhesion and engineering properties of polyvinyl alcohol/polylactic acid laminate films filled with modified microfibrillated cellulose. Journal Of Plastic Film, 00(00), 1-23.
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Jitjaicham, S., Malakul, R., & Kittikorn, T. (2019). Use of Chitosan and Its Derivative as Fungal (Aspergillus niger) Inhibitor on Poly(lactic) acid/ Sisal Biocomposite. วารสารวิทยาศาสตร์ มศว, 35(2), 1-16.
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Moliner, C., Badia, J., Bosio, B., Arato, E., Teruel-juanes, R., Kittikorn, T., Strömberg, E., Ek, M., Karlsson, S., & Ribes-greus, A. (2018). Thermal kinetics for the energy valorisation of polylactide/sisal biocomposites. Thermochimica Acta, 670, 169-177.
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Kittikorn, T., Malakul, R., Stromberg, E., Ek, M., & Karlsson, S. (2018). Enhancement of mechanical, thermal and antibacterial properties of sisal/ polyhydroxybutyrate-co-valerate biodegradable composite. Journal Of Metals, Materials And Minerals, 28(1), 52-61.
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Moliner, C., Badia, J., Bosio, B., Arato, E., Kittikorn, T., Strömberg, E., Teruel-juanes, R., Ek, M., Karlsson, S., & Ribes-greus, A. (2017). Thermal and thermo-oxidative stability and kinetics of decomposition of PHBV/sisal composites. Chemical Engineering Communications, 205(2), 226-237.
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Kittikorn, T., Kongsuwan, S., & Malakul, R. (2017). Investigation of the durability of sisal fiber/PLA biocomposite through evaluation of biodegradability by means of microbial growth. Journal Of Metals, Materials And Minerals, 27(2), 23-34.
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Badia, J., Stromberg, E., Kittikorn, T., Ek, M., Karlsson, S., & Ribes-greus, A. (2017). Relevant factors for the eco-design of polylactide/sisal biocomposites to control biodegradation in soil in an end-of-life scenario. Polymer Degradation And Stability, 143, 9-19.
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Badia, J., Reig-rodrigo, P., Teruel-juanes, R., Kittikorn, T., Stromberg, E., Ek, M., Karlsson, S., & Ribes-greus, A. (2017). Effect of sisal and hydrothermal ageing on the dielectric behaviour of polylactide/sisal biocomposites. Composites Science And Technology, 149, 1-10.
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Gil-castell, O., Badia, J., Kittikorn, T., Stromberg, E., Ek, M., Karlsson, S., & Ribes-greus, A. (2016). Impact of hydrothermal ageing on the thermal stability, morphology and viscoelastic performance of PLA/sisal biocomposites. Polymer Degradation And Stability, 132, 87-96.
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Gil-castell, O., Badia, J., Kittikorn, T., Stromberg, E., Martinez-felipe, A., Ek, M., Karlsson, S., & Ribes-greus, A. (2014). Hydrothermal ageing of polylactide/sisal biocomposites. Studies of water absorption behaviour and Physico-Chemical performance. Polymer Degradation And Stability, 108, 212-222.
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Badia, J., Kittikorn, T., Stroemberg, E., Santonja-blasco, L., Martinez-felipe, A., Ribes-greus, A., Ek, M., & Karlsson, S. (2014). Water absorption and hydrothermal performance of PHBV/sisal biocomposites. Polymer Degradation And Stability, 108, 166-174.