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Dr. Auckpath Sawangsuriya

Bureau of Road Research and Development, Department of Highways, Thailand
Civil Engineer
A. Sawangsuriya is a civil engineer-expert level at Bureau of Road Research and Development, Department of Highways, Bangkok, Thailand. He received his B.Eng. (with honors) from the Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology, Thammasat University, Thailand. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, U.S.A. His Ph.D. research focuses on the unsaturated soil mechanics for the pavement design and construction. He received the 2005 Norman H. Severson Geotechnical Engineering Award from the Geo Engineering program of the University of Wisconsin-Madison in recognition of his excellent in scholarship and research. Upon his completion, he was appointed as a Post-doctorate Research Associate in the Geo Engineering Program, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, U.S.A where he undertook a research project funded by the Minnesota Department of Transportation. A. Sawangsuriya’s present research interests are associated with the recent advances in laboratory and in situ tests for mechanical properties of pavement materials and earthwork construction quality evaluation. His area of expertise also includes transportation geotechnics. He has already co-authored a book chapter and over hundred technical papers in both refereed national and international journals as well as conference proceedings.