Assistant Professor Dr. Apichat Imyim

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Contact Information:

Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science
Chulalongkorn University
Phayathai Road, Patumwan
Bangkok 10330, THAILAND

 

Office: 1203 Mahamakut Building
Tel: 02-218 7607
Fax: 02-254 1309/02-218 7598
E-mail: iapichat@chula.ac.th

 

 

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Teaching/Research Field:

Analytical Chemistry

Research Unit(s):

·        Environmental Analysis Research Unit (http://www.chemistry.sc.chula.ac.th/ru/earu)

·        Chemical Education Research Unit

 

 

Current Research Topics:

·        Trace element analysis

·        Water analysis

·        Environmental monitoring

·        Solid waste and wastewater treatment

·        Long-term prediction of pollutant behavior

 

Education:

·        2000 Ph.D. (Chemistry), National Institute of Applied Sciences of Lyon, France

·        1997 DEA. (Waste Science and Technology), INSA Lyon, France

·        1995 B.Sc. (Chemistry, 2nd Hons), Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

 

Work Experiences:

·        2005-present Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

·        2004-present Associate Director for Scientific Affairs, Scientific and Technological Research Equipment Center, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

·        2004-present Member of the Standardization Committee, Thai Industrial Standards Institute, Thailand

 

·        1996-2004 Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

·        2000 Research Assistant on Network of Harmonisation on Leaching/Extraction Tests (EU Project), POLDEN INSAVALOR S.A., France

·        1999 Teaching Assistant in Chemistry Practice, National Institute of Applied Sciences of Lyon, France

 

Scholarship and Awards:

·        1991-2000 The Development and Promotion of Science Talent Project scholarship awarded by Institute for the Promotion of Teaching Science and Technology (IPST), Ministry of Science Technology and Energy, Bangkok, Thailand

·        April-June 2002 Non-Degree Fellowship under Thailand-Japan Technology Transfer Project (TJTTP-JBIC), Kyoto Institute of Health and Environmental Science, Japan

 

Research/Technical Reports

1.       Addressing Threats to Water Quality in Suan Phung Nature Education Park: Ratchaburi, Thailand, 2005, An Interactive Qualifying Project Report submitted to the faculty of Worcester Polytechnic Institute, sponsored by The Office of HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirintorns Projects, Bureau of the Royal Household.

2.       The effect of water quality on contamination of heavy metals in fish and mussels in region of inner gulf of Thailand, 2003, Research Report supported by the Thai Government Research Fund, Thai Government Budget.

 

Publications:

1.       Wongkaew, M.; Imyim, A.; Eamchan, P. Extraction of heavy metal ions from leachate of cement-based stabilized waste using purpurin functionalized resin, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2008, 154(1-3), 739-747.

2.       Ngamcharussrivichai, C.; Imyim, A.; Li, X.; Fujimoto, K. Active and Selective Bifunctional Catalyst for Gasoline Production through a Slurry-Phase Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2007, 46(21), 6883-6890.

3.       Meesri, S.; Praphairaksit, N.; Imyim, A. Extraction and preconcentration of toxic metal ions from aqueous solution using benzothiazole-based chelating resins, Microchemical Journal, 2007, 87(1), 47-55.

4.       Manutsewee, N; Aeungmaitrepirom, W.; Varanusupakul, P.; Imyim, A. Determination of Cd, Cu, and Zn in fish and mussel by AAS after ultrasound-assisted acid leaching extraction, Food Chemistry, 2007, 101(2), 817-824.

5.       Daorattanachai, P.; Unob F.; Imyim, A. Multi-element preconcentration of heavy metal ions from aqueous solution by APDC impregnated activated carbon, Talanta, 2005, 67(1), 59-64.

6.       Imyim, A.; Deechangvipart, S.; Tuntulani, T. Liquid extraction of zinc and nickel ions using a cryptand-like calix[4]arene derivative, The Journal of Scientific Research Chulalongkorn University, 2005, 30(1), 41-49.

7.       Tiruta-Barna, L.; Imyim, A.; Barna, R. "Long-term prediction of the leaching behavior of pollutants from solidified wastes", Advances in Environmental Research, 2004, 8(3-4), 697-711.

8.       Barna, R.; Rethy, Z.; Imyim, A.; Perrodin, Y.; Moszkowicz, P.; Tiruta-Barna, L. "Environmental behaviour of a construction made of a mixture of hydraulic binders and air pollution control residues from municipal solid waste incineration Part 1. Physico-chemical characterisation and modelling of the source term" Waste Management, 2000, 20(8), 741-750.

9.       Imyim, A.; Tiruta-Barna, L.; Barna, R.; Méhu, J. Prediction of inorganic pollutant release from various cement based materials in disposa/utilisation scenario based on the application of a multi-parameter leaching tool box Waste Management Series, 2000, 1, 318-324.

10.    Imyim, A.; Moszkowicz, P.; Tiruta-Barna, L. et al. Mise au point dune boite a outils de tests de lixiviation pour levaluation du flux de polluants emis dun dechet solide, Dechet Sciences et Techniques, 2000, 18, 15-23.

 

Conference Presentations:

1.       Thanacharuphamorn, C.; Unob, F.; Imyim, A. Removal of heavy metal ions from wastewater using humic acids immobilized on silica In Pure and Applied Chemistry International Conference (PACCON), 29 January-1 February 2008, Bangkok, Thailand, p. 336.

2.       Prapalimrungsi, E.; Imyim, A. Removal of humic acids from water by rice husk ash In The 33rd Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, 18-20 October 2007, Walailak University, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand.

3.       Hemvasdukij, S.; Imyim, A. Synthesis of humic acids grafted poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) In The 33rd Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, 18-20 October 2007, Walailak University, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand.

4.       Wongkaew, M.; Imyim, A.; Eamchan, P. Synthesis of Amberlite XAD-2 functionalized with purpurin for extraction of heavy metal ions in leachate from cement-based stabilized waste In The 33rd Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, 18-20 October 2007, Walailak University, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand.

5.       Sirikanjanawanit, N.; Ngeontae, W.; Sukpirom, N.;  Imyim,  A.; Praphairaksit, N. Reductive characteristics of amido-amidoxime functionalized silica for preparation of nanogold In The 33rd Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, 18-20 October 2007, Walailak University, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand.

6.       Lertlapwasin, R.; Fuangswasdi, S.; Imyim, A. Extraction of Ni(II) ion by 2-amino-thiophenol in room temperature ionic liquid In The  33rd Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, 18-20 October 2007, Walailak University, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand.

7.       Ngamcharussrivichai, C., Imyim, A.; Li, X., and Fujimoto, K. An Active and Selective Bifunctional Catalyst for Gasoline Production through a Slurry-phase Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis In 10th Asian Conference on Fluidized-bed and Three-phase Reactors, 26-29 November 2006, Busan, Korea.

8.       Nutthanara, P., Imyim, A., Kreethadumrongdat, T. and Ngeontae, W. Cyclic dithia/diaza contained polymers with dual Schiff base linkage for heavy metals extraction In 2nd Mathematics and Physical Sciences Graduate Congress (MPSGC), 12-14 December 2006, Singapore.

9.       Imyim, A.; Meesri, S.; Praphairaksit, N. Extraction of Cd(II), Cu(II), and Pb(II) in water by benzothiazole-based resin, In International Congress on Analytical Sciences (ICAS-2006), 25-30 June 2006, Moscow, Russia.

10.    Nutthanara, P.; Ngeontae, W.; Kreethadumrongdat, T.; Imyim, A. Synthesis of chelating polymer containing Schiff base and sulfur and adsorption properties for heavy metals  In The  32nd Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, 10-12 October 2006, Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, Bangkok, Thailand, p.242.

11.    Passako, A; Imyim, A. Influence of humic acids on solubilisation of heavy metals from cement-based stabilised contaminated soil In The  32nd Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, 10-12 October 2006, Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, Bangkok, Thailand.

12.    Meesri, S; Praphiraksit, N.; Imyim, A. Extraction of Copper (II) ion in water by polystyrene divinylbenzene containing benzothiazole In The 31st Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, 18-20 October 2005, Nakorn Ratchasima, Thailand, p.151.

13.    Ngeontae, W., Imyim, A., Sukpirom, N., and Aeungmaitrepirom, W. Sunthesis and characterization of chemically modified silica for nanogold preparation In The 31st Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, 18-20 October 2005, Nakorn Ratchasima, Thailand, p.147.

14.    Lertlapwasin, R., Promprakai, K., and Imyim, A. Extraction of heavy metals from used lubricating oil using humic acids solution In The 31st Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, 18-20 October 2005, Nakorn Ratchasima, Thailand, p.301.

15.    Wongkeaw, M.; Tumniyom, S.; Emchan, P.; Imyim, A. Solid phase extraction of Copper (II) ion from aqueous solution by amberlite-xad 2 containing purpurin In The 31st Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, 18-20 October 2005, Nakorn Ratchasima, Thailand, p.151.

16.    Daorattanachai, P; Unob, F.; Imyim, A. Preconcentration technique using activated carbon for determination of metals in fish. In The 30th Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, 19-21 October 2004, Nonthaburi, Thailand, p.108.

17.    Kittisuwannakul, P.; Morakot, N.; Ngeon-tae, W.; Imyim, A., Preparation of Benzothiazole Derivative Based Chelating Resin. In The 30th Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, 19-21 October 2004, Nonthaburi, Thailand, p.170.

18.    Imyim, A.; Tiruta-Barna, L.; Barna, R.; Mehu, J. Prediction of inorganic pollutant release from various cement based materials in disposal/utilisation scenario based on the application of multi-parameter leaching tool box. In Waste Materials in Construction: WASCON 2000, Harrogate, England, Edited by G.R. Woolley, J.J.J.M. Goumans, P.J. Wainwright, Oxford: Elesevier, 2000, 318-324.

19.    Tiruta-Barna,L.; Imyim, A.; Barna, R.; Mehu, J. Reuse of cement-based S/S MSWI fly ash for landfill disposal: Modelling for long term environmental impact prediction. In Suitanable Construction: Use of incinerator ash, Edited by Dhir R.K., Dyer T.D., Paine K.A., London:Thomas Telford Publishing, 2000, 437-446.

20.    Imyim, A.; Barna, L. Etude des mecanismes de relargage de polluants a partir des dechets Solidifies/Stabilises par liants hydrauliques en vue de levaluation environnementale. In French Society of Chemistry (SFC) Conference, Renne, France, 2000, p.522

 

Publications (Thai):

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