Ms Oxana Prokhorova, director of global engagement; and Dr George A. Sorial, professor of environmental engineering and department head, arrived at our Faculty of Engineering on 14 May for a meeting aimed at establishing collaborative activities with our faculty.
Asst Prof Dr Patamaporn Sripadungtham, our vice dean for academic affairs and international affairs and an alumnus of the University of Cincinnati, welcomed Ms Prokhorova and Mr Sorial to our faculty. It was their first visit to our university. Also welcoming our visitors were Dr Pongsak Noophan and Dr Wilasinee Yoochatchaval of our Department of Environmental Engineering, as well as Dr Vejapong Juttijudata from our Department of Aerospace Engineering.
The University of Cincinnati offers a several graduate programs, including a one-year master degree program in engineering. Both universities have the potential to engage in a wide range of joint activities in the near future.