Faculty

Assoc.Prof.Dr. Kittichai Lavangnananda
รศ.ดร. กิตติชัย ลวันยานนท์

Present Position :

  • Head of Software Technology Division
  • Assistant Dean for Special Activities

School of Information Technology,
King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi.

Email :
Email : kitt@sit.kmutt.ac.th
Tel : 0-2470-9855


Academic Background

 
  • Ph.D. (Artificial Intelligence)
    1996, Cardiff University, UK
  • M.Sc. (Computer Science)
    1987, The University of Wales Cardiff, UK
  • B.Sc. (Computer Science)
    1985, The University of Hull, UK

  • Teaching Experience
     
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Object-oriented programming
  • Qualitative & Model-based Reasoning

  • Professional Experience

    1996 - 2010Associate Dean for Research and International Relations, School of Information Technology, KMUTT
    1987 - 1988Assistant General Manager International Skilled Labour Association, Bangkok, Thailand
    2007Guest lecturer and Researcher, The University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
    1995Cardiff County Court Interpreter, UK


    Research Interests
     
  • Expert Systems / Intelligent Knowledge Based Systems
  • Computational Intelligence / Soft Computing
  • Evolutionary Computation
  • Neural Networks
  • Data Mining / Knowledge Discovery

  • Others

    International Collaboration Projects

     

    2001 – 2002    APoST (Project leader for Thailand partner)
                          (European Commission Contract Number :  ASI/B7-301/97/0126-15)

    2002 – 2004     EAPSTRA (Project leader for Thailand partner)
                          (European Commission Contract Number : ASIA IT&C/ASI B7-301/71 548(3152-094).

     

    Research Application Areas

    •  Spatial Analysis (Emergence of cities)
    •  Mobile Ad-hoc Network (MANET)
    •  VoIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol)

    Current Research Projects

    •  Simulation of Emergence of Cities (Urban Planning)
    •  Evolutionary Computation in Association Rules (Knowledge Discovery)
    •  Evolutionary Computation in Classification of Control Chart Patterns
    •  Mobile Ad-Hoc Network
    •  VoIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol) 


    Publication
     
  • Wangsom, P., Lavangnananda, K. and Bouvry, P.,2017, Measuring Data Locality Ratio in Virtual MapReduce Cluster Using WorkflowSim, Proc. of the 14th Int. Conf. on Computer Science and Software Engineering (JCSSE2017), 12th - 14th July, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand
  • Lavangnananda, K., and Kankhetr, T.,2017, HIERARCHICAL CLUSTERING OF M.Sc. STUDENTS : AN IMPROVEMENT TO DIVISIVE ANALYSIS, Proc. of the 14th Int. Conf. on Efficiency and Responsibility in Education (ERIE2017), 8th - 9th June, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Lavangnananda, K., and Chattanachot, S.,2017, Study of Discretization Methods in Classification, Proc. of the 9th Int. Conf. on Knowledge and Smart technology (KST-2017), 1st - 4th February, Pattaya, Thailand
  • Lavangnananda, K., Smajgl, A. and Babsuk, N.,2016, Determination of Factors and Characteristics of Change of Profession Attitude Among Mekong Region Population, Proc. of the 4th Int. Conf. on Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development (EESD 2016), 1st – 3rd November, Jamshoro, Pakistan
  • Changaival, B., Danoy, G., Ostaszewski, M., Lavangnananda, K., Leprevost, F. and Bouvry, B.,2016, Metaheuristic Based Clustering Algorithms for Biological Hypergraphs, Proc. of the META’2016 Int. Conf. on Metaheuristics and Nature Inspired Computing, 27th-31st October, Marrakech, Morocco
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Angsuchotmetee C.,2016, A Study on Suitable Range of Packetization Interval for Streaming Application over WLAN, Proc. of the 2016 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology (ICIT2016), 14-17 March, Taipei, Taiwan
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Waiwing, S.,2015, Effectiveness of Different Preprocessing Techniques on Classification of Various Lengths of Control Charts Patterns, Proc. of the 7th Int. Conf. on Advances in Information Technology (IAIT2015), 23-25 November, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Khamchai, S.,2015, Capability of Control Chart Patterns Classifiers on Various Noise Levels, Proc. of the 7th Int. Conf. on Advances in Information Technology (IAIT2015), 23-25 November, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Poolphol, R.,2014, A Genetic Algorithm Approach to Partitioning Clustering : A case study on M.Sc. applicants, Proc. of the 2014 13th International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA'14), 3-6 December, Detroit, Michigan, USA., PP. 535-540
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Sawasdimongkol, P.,2012, Utilizing Symbolic Representation in Synergistic Neural Networks Classifier of Control Chart Patterns, Proc. of the 19th Int. Conf. on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP2012), 12-15 November, Doha, Qatar, PP. 313-321.
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Panyato, P.,2012, A diagnosis system for open-source VoIP Software (FreeSWITCH) (Thai Track), Proc. of the 2012 Int. Computer Science and Engineering Conference (ICSEC2012), 18-19 October, Pattaya, Thailand, PP. 302-307.
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Sawasdimongkol, P.,2012, Neural Network Classifier of Time Series : A Case Study of Symbolic Representation Preprocessing for Control Chart Patterns, Proc. of the 2012 8th Int. Conf. on Natural Computation (ICNC2012), 19-31 May, Chongqing, China, PP. 351-356
  • Piyatumrong, A., Bouvry, P., Guinand, F. and Lavangnananda, K.,2012, A Multi-Objective Approach for High Quality Tree-based Backbones in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks, Int. J. Space Based and Situated Computing, , Vol. 2, No. 2, PP. 83-103
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Sawasdimongkol, P.,2011, Capability of Classification of Control Chart Patterns Classifiers Using Symbolic Representation Preprocessing and Evolutionary Computation, Proc. of the 23rd IEEE International Conference on Tools with Artificial Intelligence (ICTAI2011), 7-9 November, Florida, USA, PP. 1047-1052
  • Lavangnananda, K., Angsuchotmetee, C. and Bouvry, P.,2011, Effect of Packetization Interval on Number of Connections in AAC Audio Streaming over WLAN 802.11g, Proc. of the 17th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC2011), 2-5 October, Sabah, Malaysia.
  • Lavangnananda, K. Yongsakun, K. and Bouvry P.,2011, Suitable Packetization Interval for using Constrained Energy Lapped Transform (CELT) CODEC in Bi-Directional Communication over WLAN 802.11g, Proc. of the 17th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC2011), 2-5 October, Sabah, Malaysia.
  • Lavangnananda, K., Angsuchotmetee, C., Yongsakun, K., Panyato, P. and Sawasdimongkol, P.,2011, Performance Tradeoff between Mobility and Voice Quality among Different VoIP Deployment Strategies, Proc. of the 2011 Int. Conf. on Computer and Communication Devices, 1-3 April, Bali Island, Indonesia, PP. 158 - 162
  • Piyatumrong, A., Bouvry, P., Guinand, F. and Lavangnananda, K.,2010, Multi-objective Approach for High Quality Virtual backbones in Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks, Proc. of the 24th European Conference on Operation Research, 11-14 July, Lisbon, Portugal.
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Kasikitsakulphol, S.,2010, Systematic Study to Assess Neural Networks’ Capability in Classifying Control Chart Patterns, Proc. of the 2010 IEEE Int. Conf. on Intelligent Computing and Intelligent Systems (ICIS2010), 29-31 October, Xiamen, China, Vol. 2, PP. 718-722
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Chokepradap, P.,2009, Improvement to Genetic Algorithm by Using Heuristics in Emergence of Cities, Proc. of the 6th Int. Conf. on Computer Science and Software Engineering (JCSSE2009), 13 - 15 May 2009, Phuket, Thailand
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Maneechan, A.,2009, A Study of Global and Individuals Transaction Costs in Primitive Trading Clusters, Proc. of the 11th Int. Conf. on Computers in Urban Planning and Management (CUPUM), 16 - 18 June 2009, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Piyatumrong, A., Bouvry, P., Guinand, F. and Lavangnananda, K.,2009, A Study of Token Circulation Strategies on Tree-Based Backbones for Delay Tolerant MANETs, Proc. of the Int. Conf. on Ultra Modern Telecommnunications (ICUMT 2009), 12 - 14 September 2009, St-Petersburg, Russia
  • Piyatumrong, A., Ruiz, P., Bouvry, P., Guinand, F. and Lavangnananda, K.,2009, Token Traversal Strategies of a Distributed Spanning Forest Algorithm in Delay Tolerant MANETs, Proc. of the 3rd Int. Conf. on Advances in Information Technology (IAIT2009), 2 - 4 December 2009, Bangkok, Thailand, PP. 96 - 109
  • Piyatumrong, A., Bouvry, P., Guinand, F. and Lavangnananda, K.,2008, Trusted Spanning Trees for Delay Tolerant Mobile Ad Hoc Networks, Proc. of the 2008 IEEE Conference on Soft Computing in Industrial Applications (SMCia/08), 25-27 June, Mororan, Japan
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Wongwattanakarn, C.,2008, Reducing the Search Space in Genetic Algorithm : An Application in Emergence of Cities, Proc. of the 2008 IEEE Conference on Soft Computing in Industrial Applications (SMCia/08), 25-27 June, Mororan, Japan
  • Piyatumrong, A., Bouvry, P., Guinand, F. and Lavangnananda, K.,2008, Trusted Spanning Trees for Delay Tolerant MANETs, Proc. of the 2008 IEEE/IFIP International Symposium on Trust, Security and Privacy for Pervasive Applications (TSP-08), 17-20 December, Shanghai, China, PP. 293 - 299
  • Sombudh, A., Wongwattanakarn, C. and Lavangnananda, K.,2007, Application of Backward Chaining in Assessing the Suitability in Mutual Funds Investment, Proc. of the 4th Int. Conf. on Computer Science and Software Engineering (JCSSE2007), 2 – 4 May, Khon Kaen, Thailand, PP. 369 - 374
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Wongwattanakarn, C.,2007, The Effects of Different Initial Setups and Computation on Simulation of Emergence of Cities, Proc. of the 10TH Int. Conf. on Computers in Urban Planning and Management (CUPUM’07), 11-13 July, Iguassu Falls, Brazil
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Wongwattanakarn, C.,2007, Utilizing Symbolic Representation and Evolutionary Computation in Classification of Control Chart Patterns, Proc. of the 2007 IEEE Three-Rivers Workshop on Soft Computing in Industrial Applications (SMCia/07), 1-3 August, Passau, Germany, PP. 79 - 84
  • Lavangnananda, K.,2006, Self-adjusting Associative Rules Generator for Classification : An Evolutionary Computation Approach, Proc. of 2006 IEEE Mountain Workshop on Adaptive and Learning Systems (SMCals/06), 24-26 July, Utah, USA., PP. 237 - 242
  • Lavangnananda, K., Yamsaengsung, S. and Wongwattanakarn, C.,2006, Simulation of the effect of initial setups to the emergence of cities, Proc. of the 2006 National Applied Statistics Conference, 10-11 August, Bangkok, Thailand, PP. 297 - 306
  • Lavangnananda, K., Wongwattanakarn, C., Piyatumrong, A., and Sombudh, A.,2006, Advisory System for Investment in Mutual Fund, Proc. of National Computer Conference on Information Technology (NCIT2006), 2-3 November, Bangkok, Thailand, PP. 40 - 48
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Piyatumrong, A.,2005, Image Processing Approach to Features Extraction in Classification of Control Chart Patterns, Proc. of 2005 IEEE Mid-Summer Workshop on Soft Computing in Industrial Applications (SMCia/05), June 28-30, Espoo, Finland, PP. 85 - 90
  • Piyatumrong, A. and Lavangnananda, K.,2005, Application of Image Processing Features Extraction in Classification of Different Types of Time-Series, Proc. of 9th National Computer Science and Engineering Conference (NCSEC 2005), 27-28 October, Bangkok, Thailand, PP. 915 - 924
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Phrueksanant, J.,2005, Feed Forward Network or Recurrent Network : The Competent Structure for Time-Series Classification, Proc. of 9th National Computer Science and Engineering Conference (NCSEC 2005), 27-28 October, Bangkok, Thailand, PP. 924 - 935
  • Lavangnananda, K.,2004, A Genetic Programming Approach to Inductive Learning, Proc. of the Int. Conf. Computational Intelligence for Modelling, Control and Automation (CIMCA’2004), 12th – 14th July, Gold Coast, Australia, PP. 279 - 290
  • Lavangnananda, K., Piyatumrong, A. and Nakkathon, A.,2004, Utilizing Features Extraction in Classifying Control Chart Patterns using Neural networks, Proc. of 8th National Computer Science and Engineering Conference (NCSEC 2004), 21-22 October, Songkhla, Thailand, PP. 41 - 48
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Piyatumrong, A.,2004, Utilizing Features Extraction in Classifying Control Chart Signals : A Synergistic Neural Networks Approach, Proc. of Int. Conf. on Advances in Intelligent Systems - Theory and Applications (AISTA2004), 15-18 November, Luxembourg
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Tengsriprasert, O.,2003, Training Neural Networks Under Limited Number of Samples by Evaluating Significance Value, Proc. of 7th National Computer Science and Engineering Conference (NCSEC 2003), 28-30 October, Burapha University, Thailand, PP. 353 - 358
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Rattagan, E.,2003, Adaptive Genetic Programming for Inductive Learning (Adaptive GPIL), Proc. of 7th National Computer Science and Engineering Conference (NCSEC 2003), 28-30 October, Burapha University, Thailand, PP. 243 - 248
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Nakkathon, A.,2003, Improving Features Extraction in Control Chart Patterns, Proc. of 7th National Computer Science and Engineering Conference (NCSEC 2003), 28-30 October, Burapha University, Thailand, PP. 364 - 369
  • Lavangnananda, K.,2002, Overcoming limited samples and ambiguity in classification using neural networks : A Synergistic Approach, Proc. of the 3rd WSEAS Int. Conf. on Neural Networks and Applications (NNA’02), 12-14 February, Interlaken, Switzerland, PP. 101 - 106
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Phrueksanant, J.,2002, Synergistic Approach to Time Series Forecast Using Neural Networks, , Proc. of the 4th Int. Workshop on Computer Science and Information Technologies, 18-20 September, Patras, Greece
  • Phrueksanant, J. and Lavangnanada, K.,2002, Classification of Student’s Performance Using Qualitative Attributes : A comparative study between statistical and artificial intelligence techniques, Proc. of 6th National Computer Science and Engineering Conference (NCSEC 2002), 29-31 October, Pattaya, Thailand, PP. 291 - 296
  • Lavangnananda, K. and Tengsriprasert, O.,2002, Classification of Time Series Data : A Synergistic Neural Networks Approach, Proc. of the 9th Int. Conf. on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP’02), 18-22 November, Singapore, Vol. 1, PP. 179 - 183
  • Lavangnanada, K. and Ninrutsirikun, U,2001, Application of Synergistic Neural Networks in Data Classification, KMUTT Research and Development Journal, May – August 2001, Vol. 24, No. 2, PP. 179 - 192
  • Lavangnanada, K. and Jarassupawat, R.,2001, Application of Genetic Algorithms for Inductive Learning (GAIL) in Classification, Thai Journal of Development Administration, , Bangkok, Thailand, Vol. 41, No. 3, PP. 69 - 82
  • Lavangnananda, K.,2001, Synergistic Genetic Algorithm for Inductive Learning (SynGAIL), Proc. of the Int. ICSC Congress on Computational Intelligence : Methods and Applications (CIMA’2001), 19-22 June, University of Wales Bangor, U.K., PP. 443 - 449
  • Lavangnananda, K.,2001, Qualitative Approach to Function Based Simulation : A case study in water conservancy system of Ayuddhaya, Proc. of the IASTED Int. Conf. on Applied Simulation and Modelling, 4-7 September, Marbella, Spain, PP. 99 - 104
  • Lavangnanada, K. and Na-Songkha, P.,2001, Inductive Learning in Classification : A Genetic Programming Approach, Proc. of 5th National Computer Science and Engineering Conference (NCSEC 2001), 7-9 Nov., Chiangmai University, Thailand, PP. 30 - 38
  • Lavangnanada, K.,2000, System in Plant Taxonomy, KMUTT Research and Development Journal, January – April 2000, Bangkok, Thailand, Vol. 23, No. 1, PP. 29 - 42
  • Lavangnananda, K.,2000, Reasoning Beyond its Domain : Qualitative Simulation of Mechanisms, Proc. of the IASTED Int. Conf. on Applied Simulation and Modelling, 24-26 July, Banff, Canada, PP. 156 - 161
  • Lavangnanada, K. and Phrueksanant, J.,2000, Structural Competency of Neural Networks in Temperature Forecast, Proc. of 4th National Computer Science and Engineering Conference (NCSEC 2000), 16-17 Nov., Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, Bangkok, Thailand, PP. 174 - 181
  • Lavangnananda, K.,2000, QUALITY V.S. QUANTITY : Experience from School of Information Technology, KMUTT, Proc. of the Int. Symposium on A Blueprint for Better Graduate Studies (GRAD-BLUEPRINT 2000 ), 22-24 November, Phuket, Thailand, PP. 88 - 97
  • Lavangnanada, K. and Sriprapaipongshal, S.,1999, Expert System in First Aid, Thailand Engineering Journal, May 1999, Bangkok, Thailand, Vol. 52, PP. 78 - 82
  • Lavangnanada, K. and Phrueksanant, J.,1999, Competency of Neural Networks in Forecast Using Highly Fluctuated Data, Proc. of The National Computer Science and Engineering Conference (NCSEC’99), 16-17 Dec., The Landmark Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand, PP. 39 - 45
  • Lavangnanada, K.,1998, Expert System in Credit Banking Evaluation, Proc. of The National Computer Science and Engineering Conference (NCSEC’98), 19-21 Oct., Kasertsart University, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Lavangnananda, K.,1997, The English-Thai communication gap and informal learning, The English Teacher : An International Journal, , Vol. 2, No. 2, PP. 20 - 25
  • Lavangnananda, K., and Webster, C.,1996, Reengineering Thai Research Students, Proc. of Int. Conf. on Reengineering The University : Opportunities and Challenges, 21-22 March, Bangkok, Thailand, PP. 62 - 68
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