Education: 

  • B.Eng. (KMITT)
  • Master of Engineering (Energy Technology, Asian Institute of Technology, AIT)
  • Doctor of Engineering (Energy Technology, Asian Institute of Technology, AIT)

E-Mail:

Office:

  • Room # ME 204 Satang Mongkolsook Building
  • Address:
    Department of Mechanical Engineering 
    Faculty of Engineering 
    Prince of Songkla University
    HatYai , Songkla
    Thailand  90112
    Tel:  0-7428-7035-5
  • Mobile: ุุ(66) 896546846
  • Fax: 0-7455-8830
  • Internal: 7202

Teaching:

  1. Energy Management in Buildings    (215-663)
  2. ENERGY FROM BIOMASS AND CONVERSION (215-665)
  3. REFRIGERATION AND AIR-CONDITIONING I (215-433)
  4. ENGINEERING THERMODYNAMICS I (215-231)
  5. Mechanics of Fluid I    (216-241)
  6. Engineering Drawing I    (216-111)

Research of Interest

  1. Energy conservation and Energy Management in Commercial buildings and industries
  2. Building energy analysis and simulation
  3. Neural network

Research:

  1. Juntakan Taweekun, Energy Efficiency of Air Conditioning Systems in Commercial Buildings: The Case of Thailand, Master Thesis, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand, January 1995 - August 1996.

  

Journal & Publications:(Google Scholar)

  1. Manop Nilrat, Sakesun Suthummanon and Juntakan Taweekun, 2017. Analysis of Heat Loss from Insulation Deterioration by Applying Value Engineering Technique for a Boiler of a Thermal Power Plant. Naresuan University Engineering Journal, Vol.12, No.1, January – June 2017, pp 115-130
  2. Ayub Ahmed Janvekar, M.A. Miskam, Aizat Abas, Zainal Arifin Ahmad, T. Juntakan, M.Z. Abdullah, 2017, “Effects of the preheat layer thickness on surface/submerged flame during porous media combustion of micro burner”, Energy, Vol.122, pp.103-110
  3. J. Taweekun and A. Tantiwichien, 2013, “Thermal Comfort Zone for Thai People”, Engineering, Vol.5, pp.525-529. DOI:10.4236/eng.2013.55062.
  4. A. Tantiwichien and J. Taweekun, 2013, “An Experimental and Simulated Study on Thermal Comfort”, IACSIT International Journal of Engineering and Technology, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp.177-180. DOI: 10.7763/IJET.2013.V5.536.
  5. J. Taweekun and V. Akvanich, 2013, “The Experiment and Simulation of Solid Desiccant Dehumidification for Air-Conditioning System in a Tropical Humid Climate”, Engineering, Vol.5, pp.146-153. DOI: doi:10.4236/eng.2013.51A021
  6. Kaweewat Sathien, Kuaanan Techato, and Juntakan Taweekun. 2013. Using Vertical Green as Material for Complying Building Energy Code. Advanced Materials Research Vols. 622-623 (2013) pp 1035-1038. Trans Tech Publications, Switzerland. doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.622-623.1035
  7. K. Punyong, J. Taweekun and S. Prasertsan, 2008. Evaluation of Energy Saving in Thai Industry by 3-D Decomposition Method. Asian J. Energy Environ., Vol. 9, Issue 1 and 2, (2008), pp. 15-37
  8. Surapong Chirarattananon and Juntakan Taweekun, 2004. An OTTV-Based Energy  Estimation Model for Commercial Buildings in Thailand. Energy and Buildings, Vol 36: 680-689
  9. Surapong Chirarattananon and Juntakan Taweekun, 2003. A Technical Review of Energy Conservation Programs for Commercial and Government Buildings in Thailand. Energy Conversion and Management, March, Vol 44, pp.; 743762.

  

International Conference/Conference

  1. Milovan Medojevic, Juntakan Taweekun, Jovan Petrovic, Milana Medojevic, 2017. Productivity Forecast of 10 MW PV Power-Plant in the Hot Climate Conditions: Case Study for Bangkok, Thailand. The 8th PSU-UNS International Conference on Engineering and Technology  (ICET-2017), Novi Sad, Serbia, June 8-10, 2017.
  2. Manop Nilrat, Sakesun Suthummanon and Juntakan Taweekun, 2016. Energy Reduction by Applying Value Engineering Technique  for Thermal Power Plant. IE Network 2016 Conference. 7-8 July, 2016, Khon Kean, Thailand.
  3. Uddin, M.N., Techato, K., Taweekun, J. and Habib, M.A. 2016. Environmental Impact of Biomass Energy from Rice Husk: Bangladesh Context. 1th International Conference on Botanical Pesticides and Environmental Sustainability. September 24-25, 2016. Bangladesh.
  4. Uddin, M.N., Techato, K., Taweekun, J. and Habib, M.A. 2016. Investigate of a West Power Plant: Sustainable Energy and Environmental Prospects. 1th International Conference on Botanical Pesticides and Environmental Sustainability. September 24-25, 2016. Bangladesh.
  5. Uddin, M.N., Techato, K., Taweekun, J. and Habib, M.A. 2016. Characteristic of Biomass Fuels from Local Agricultural Residues: Bangladesh Prospects. 1th International Conference on Botanical Pesticides and Environmental Sustainability. September 24-25, 2016. Bangladesh.
  6. Visit Akvanich and Juntakan Taweekun, 2016. The Uses of Silica-gel for Dehumidification of Radiant Cooling System. 15th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies – SET 2016. 19– 22 July 2016, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  7. Noomak S., Taweekun J., and Techato K.. 2016, The Annual Trend of Solar Radiation through the Air Plant Green Roof in the South, Inter Conf on EACBEE, 5-6 Jan 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  8. Noisuk K., Taweekun J., and Techato K. 2016, Designing of the Air Plant  Holding Equipment  for Tillandsia cotton candy as Green  Roof, Inter Conf on AECE, 5-6 Jan 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  9. Supasak Noomak, Juntakan Taweekun and Kuaanan Techato, 2015. Reduction of Insolation through Air Plant Green Roof. International Conference on Waste Management, Ecology and Biological Sciences, 13-14 May 2015, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  10. Juntakan  Taweekun, Milovan Medojević, Milana Perić and Ar-U-Wat  Tantiwichien, 2014. ACHIEVING THERMAL COMFORT WITH RADIANT COOLING SYSTEMS IN TROPICAL CLIMATE: THE CASE OF SOUTHERN PART OF THAILAND. 45th International HVAC&R Congress and Exhibition, December 2014, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia.
  11. V. Akvanich and J. Taweekun, 2012, “Simulation and Optimization of Designed Parametersfor a Desiccant Column in Radiant Cooling System”, The Second Annual Asian Conference on Sustainability, Energy and the Environment, 3-6 May 2012, Osaka, Japan.
  12. S. Nookaew and J. Taweekun, 2012, “Parametric studies for thermal comfort through the use of radiant cooling system”, International Conference on Fluid Dynamics and Thermodynamics Technologies (FDTT 2012), March 17 - 18, 2012, Singapore.
  13. V. Akvanich and J. Taweekun, 2012, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Simulations for the Effect of Flow-Bed Geometries on Desiccant Column, International Conference on Fluid Dynamics and Thermodynamics Technologies (FDTT 2012), March 17- 18, 2012, Singapore: 19-24.
  14. ฮัฟนี ลาเต๊ะ, จันทกานต์ ทวีกุล และกิตตินันท์ มลิวรรณ.การกำจัดน้ำมันดินจากกระบวนการผลิตแก๊สชีวมวลโดยความร้อนและตัวเร่งปฏิกิริยา Tar removal from biomass gasification via thermal and catalytic cracking. การประชุมวิชาการเครือข่ายวิศวกรรมเครื่องกลแห่งประเทศไทย ครั้งที่ 30, 5-8 กรกฎาคม, 2559. สงขลา.
  15. Ar-U-Wat Tantiwichien and Juntakan  Taweekun, 2011.  Development of Radiant Cooling System for Thermal Comfort of Southern Thai People. International Conference On Green Energy And Environmental Sustainable Development, 2011(GEESD 2011), 4-6 November, 2011, Jilin, China
  16. Juntakan  Taweekun and Ar-U-Wat  Tantiwichien, 2010. Thermal Comfort Assessment from the Uses of Radiant Cooling Panels. The Renewable Energy 2010, Yokohama, Japan.
  17. Visit Akvanich, Juntakan Taweekun, Chukiat Kooptanond, Panyarak Ngamsritragul, 2009. Application of  Solid Desiccant Dehumidification for Air-Conditioning System in Residential Buildings.  PSU-Engineering Conference PEC 8, 22-23 April 2010, Thailand: 749-754. (Best Paper for Application Research in Mechanical Engineering)
  18. Juntakan Taweekun, Chukiat Kooptanond, Panyarak Ngamsritragul, 2009. Application of  the Use of Solar Water Heater in Residential Buildings.  PSU-Engineering Conference PEC 8, 22-23 April 2010, Thailand.
  19. Juntakan  Taweekun and Ar-U-Wat  Tantiwichien, 2007. A Study on the Use of Radiant Cooling in Residential Buildings. 3rd International Green Energy Conference, Sweden, 16-23 June 2007.
  20. Visit Akvanich, Juntakan Taweekun, Chukiat Kooptanond, Panyarak Ngamsritragul, 2007. A Study on Solid Desiccant Performance for a Ventilation System in Building. The 21th Mechanical Engineering Network Conference (MENett21) October 17-19, 2007, Chonburi, Thailand: 146-151.
  21. Kraisorn Punyong, Juntakan Taweekun, Suteera Prasertsan, 2006. Evaluation of Energy Saving in Thai Industrial Sector by 3-D Decomposition Method.  The 2 Joint International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Environment (SEE) 21-23 November 2006, Bangkok, Thailand.
  22. Ar-U-Wat Tantiwichien, Juntakan Taweekun, Chukiat Kooptanond, Panyarak Ngamsritragul, 2006. An Experimental and Simulated Study of Radiant Cooling Panel in Residential Buildings for Tropical Climate. Design.  The 2nd Joint International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Environment (SEE) 21-23 November 2006, Bangkok, Thailand: 923-928.
  23. Juntakan  Taweekun, 2006. Design Criteria for Low Energy House in a Tropical Climate.  International Conference on Materials-Energy-Design, Ireland, 14-17 March 2006.
  24. Juntakan Taweekun, 2005. Load Forecasting in Thailand using neural network. 4th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies, Jinan, China, 23-25 September 2005
  25. Juntakan Taweekun, 2005. Development of Design Criteria for Energy Conservation  House in a Tropical Climate. 4th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies, Jinan, China, 23-25 September 2005.
  26. Kraisorn Punyong , Suteera Prasertsan, Juntakan Taweekun, 2005.  Estimation of Energy Saving in Thai Industrial Sector By 3-D Decomposition Method.  28 Annual IAEE International Conference, Taipei, 3-6 June 2005.
  27. Surapong Chirarattananon, Pattana Rakwamsuk, Vu Duc Hien, Juntakan Taweekun, Vichuda Mettanant, 2004. Development of a Building Energy Code for New Buildings in Thailand. Joint International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Environment (SEE) 1-3 December 2004, Hua-Hin, Thailand;859-867
  28. Kraisorn Punyong, Suteera Prasertsan, Juntakan Taweekun, 2004. Evaluation of Energy Saving in Thai Industrial Sector by 2-D Decomposition Method. Joint International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Environment (SEE) 1-3 December 2004, Hua-Hin, Thailand.;486-490
  29. Juntakan Taweekun, Surapong Chirarattananon, 2004. Steady-State and Dynamic Indicators of Cooling Requirement of Commercial Buildings in Tropical Climate. 3rd International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies, 28-30 June 2004, Nottingham, England.
  30. Juntakan Taweekun, 2003. A Study on Energy Saving Potential in Commercial Buildings in Southern Thailand. 4th Asia Pacific Conference on Sustainable Energy and Environmental Technologies” on 8-10 May 2003, Yokkaichi – Japan. 
  31. Juntakan Taweekun, Gampon Prateepchaikul, Chariyawat Charoenchung, Jansak Suankul, 2003. Examination on Energy Conservation Opportunities of Commercial Building Using DOE-2 Model.  Conference on Engineering, PSU, Songkla, Thailand, 21-22 August 2003. 
  32. Surapong  Chirarattananon, Pattana  Rakwamsuk,  Juntakan Taweekun, 2003. A New Building Energy Code for Thailand.  2nd Regional Conference on Energy technology Towards a Clean Environment,12-14 February, 2003, Phuket, Thailand.;928-935
  33. Surapong Chirarattananon and Juntakan Taweekun, 2002. An OTTV-Based Energy Estimation Model for Commercial Buildings in Thailand.  International Symposium “Building Research and the Sustainability of the Built Environment in the Tropics” on 14-15 October 2002, Jakarta – Indonesia.
  34. Juntakan Taweekun, Athula Rajapakse, and Surapong Chirarattananon, 2002. A Study on Use of Neural Networks and DOE-2 Program for Predicting Cooling Load and Electrical Demand in Buildings. 1st International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies FEUB, Porto, Portugal, 12-14 June 2002.;BE 20/53-BE25/53
  35. Juntakan Taweekun, 2002. Development of Cooling Load and Energy Consumption Estimating Models for Commercial Buildings in Thailand. Conference on Engineering, PSU, Songkla, Thailand, 4-5 July 2002. 
  36. Chirarattananon, S., Taweekun, J., and Rajapakse, A., 2000. Development and Experimental Verification of a Dynamic Model of Air Enthalpy Change Program for Use in Energy Simulation. 1st Regional Conference on Energy Towards a Clean Environment, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 1-2 December: 108-112.
  37. Chirarattananon, S., Rajapakse, A., and Taweekun, J., 2000. Investigation of Energy Conservation Opportunities of Commercial Buildings using DOE-2 Model. Proceedings of Regional Conference on Energy Towards a Clean Environment,Chiang Mai, Thailand, 1-2 December: 219-223.