Chalermchon Satirapod's home page


Present Position:
Department of Survey Engineering
Chulalongkorn University
Bangkok, Thailand 10330
Tel. 66-2-2186662    Fax. 66-2-2186653

Recent News:

I got married on the 4th of June 2002. click here to see our photos

Department of Survey Engineering will be conducting a GPS training course in May 2003. You can register your interest at 02-2186651.


B.Eng. (Surveying), Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand, 1994. (GPA=3.13)
M.Eng. (Surveying), Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand, 1997. (GPA=4.00)
Ph.D. (GPS Surveying), The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, 2002.


Chalermchon Satirapod graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering (Surveying) and Master of Engineering (Surveying) from Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, in 1994 and 1997 respectively. He joined the Department of Survey Engineering at Chulalongkorn University as a lecturer in late 1994. In early 1998 he joined the Satellite Navigation and Positioning (SNAP) group as a Ph.D. student. He completed his Ph.D. studies in early 2002. Since then he has started lecturing at Chulalongkorn University.

Awards and Prizes:

      Dec 2002: Selected as the best paper presentation in Surveying and Mapping session at the National Conference on Mapping and Geo-Informatics 2002, Bangkok, Thailand, 18-20 December. New!

      July 2002- July 2003: Grants for Development of New Faculty Staff from Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.

      Feb 1998- Jan 2002: Scholarship from Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand to undertake Ph.D. studies
at University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

      Sept 2001: Selected as U.S. Institute of Navigation's student prizewinner to attend the 14th International Technical Meeting of the Satellite Division of the US Institute of Navigation, Salt Lake City, Utah, 11-14 September.

      July 2001: Selected as the best student paper at the 5th International Symposium on Satellite Navigation Technology & Applications, Canberra, Australia, 24-27 July.

Research interests:

        Data Processing Techniques for High Accuracy GPS

        Deformation Monitoring of Engineering Structures Using GPS and Accelerometer

        Development of GPS Carrier Phase-Based Precise Point Positioning Software

        GPS Survey Guidelines for Thailand

        Quality Control for GPS Surveying

        Development of Matlab-based GPS Baseline Processing Software

        Multipath Mitigation of GPS Base Station Using Wavelets

Academic contributions:

        Manuscript reviewer for the Journal of Surveying Engineering (ASCE)

        List of my publications and presentations click here to see & download them New!


1st Semester 2002
2108501 Fundamentals of Surveying and Mapping
2108391 Topographic Surveying
2108431 Satellite surveying and modern techniques

2nd Semester 2002
2108591 Seminar in AM/FM/GIS
2108498 Special Problems in Survey Engineering II
2108291 Plane Surveying
2108293 Surveying for Landscape Architects

GPS workshops & presentations held at my department:

        GPS Theory and Practice (13-17 January 2003) by Associate Prof. Dr. Chugiat Wichiencharoen and Dr. Chalermchon Satirapod

        Development of a GPS/Pseudolite Positioning System for Vehicle Tracking at BHP Steel, Port Kembla Steelworks (4 Nov 2002) by Dr. Joel Barnes click here to download the full paper

Other links:

SNAP's web page:

Useful Information:

Standards and Practices for Control Surveys (Australia) Click here to download a pdf file

Guidelines and Specifications for GPS Surveys (Canada) Click here to download a pdf file

Geometric Geodetic Accuracy Standards and Specifications for Using GPS Relative Positioning Techniques (USA) Click here to download a pdf file

Last update: 16  Jan 2003