Khon Kaen University
Dr. Numpon Mahayotsanun is currently doing research and teaching at Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Khon Kaen University, Thailand. His research interests are in the fields of tribology in manufacturing, surface engineering, metal forming, and micro-manufacturing. His research experiences involve machine design, sensor design, forming processes, finite element analysis, microstructure technology, composite materials, and robotics. Dr. Numpon Mahayotsanun has been active in carrying out collaborative research projects with domestic and international manufacturing industry and national research institutes in order to enhance the capability of the manufacturing companies. Currently, he is acting as the vice president of Thai Tribology Association (TTA) that promotes, develops, innovates and transfers research and development in advanced Tribology technology to Thai manufacturing industry through collaborations with top-rated experts and research institutes. Recently, he has been selected to be a member of Thai Young Scientists Academy (TYSA) and Global Young Academy (GYA) due to his active role in driving research activities domestically and internationally. In addition to his active research roles, Dr. Numpon Mahayotsanun is a co-founder of Creative Lab Center (CLC) that develops high quality local products and transfer creative design and development knowledge to the local communities. He is also a co-founder of Medical Devices Design and Development (M3D) research group that designs and develops medical devices for commercialization.