Name : Toemsak Srikhirin

Degree : B.Sc., Ph.D.(Polymer Science and Engineering), Case Western Reserve University, U.S.A.

Office : Room K410, 4th floor, Kanchanapisek Building

Tel : 0 2201 5855, 0 2201 5770

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Research Interest : Polymer physics and thin film

Selected Publications :

  1. Saengmee-anupharb S, Thaweboon S, Amornsakchai T, Thaweboon B, Dechkunakorn S, Suddhasthira T, Srikhirin T*J Appl Polym Sci 2012 Jun;124(5):4016-24.
  2. Wangkam T, Yodmongkol S, Disrattakit J, Sutapun B, Amarit R, Somboonkaew A, Srikhirin T*. Adsorption of bovine serum albumin (BSA) on polystyrene (PS) and its acid copolymer. Curr Appl Phys 2012 Jan;12(1):44-52.
  3. Kunthic T, Promdonkoy B, Srikhirin T, Boonserm P*. Essential role of tryptophan residues in toxicity of binary toxin from Bacillus sphaericus. BMB Rep 2011 Oct;44(10):674-9.
  4. Puttharugsa C, Wangkam T, Huangkamhang N, Gajanandana O, Himananto O, Sutapun B, Amarit R, Somboonkaew A, Srikhirin T*. Development of surface plasmon resonance imaging for detection of Acidovorax avenae subsp. citrulli (Aac) using specific monoclonal antibody. Biosens Bioelectron 2011 Jan 15;26(5):2341-6.
  5. Hoshino J, Limpanart S, Khunthon S, Osotchan T, Traiphol R, Srikhirin T*. Adsorption of single-strand alkylammonium salts on bentonite, surface properties of the modified clay and polymer nanocomposites formation by a two-roll mill. Mater Chem Phys 2010 Oct;123(2-3):706-13.
  6. Sinsereekul N, Wangkam T, Thamchaipenet A, Srikhirin T, Eurwilaichitr L, Champreda V. Recombinant expression of BTA hydrolase in Streptomyces rimosus and catalytic analysis on polyesters by surface plasmon resonance. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 2010 May;86(6):1775-84.
  7. Traiphol R*, Charoenthai N, Srikhirin T, Perahia D. Self-assembling into interconnected nanoribbons in thin films of hairy rod poly(9,9-di(2-ethylhexyl)fluorene): Effects of concentration, substrate and solvent. Synthetic Met 2010 Jun;160(11-12):1318-24.
  8. Traiphol R*, Potai R, Charoenthai N, Srikhirin T, Kerdcharoen T, Osotchan T. Effects of chain cnformation and chain length on degree of aggregation in assembled particles of conjugated polymer in solvents-nonsolvent: A spectroscopic study. J Polym Sci Pol Phys 2010 Apr;48(8):894-904.
  9. Changsarn S, Traiphol R, Pattanatornchai T, Srikhirin T, Supaphol P. Versatile Route for Tuning Optical Properties of Poly(2-methoxy-5-(2 '-ethylhexyloxy)-1,4-phenylenevinylene). J Polym Sci Pol Phys 2009 Apr;47(7):696-705.
  10. Phithakrotchanakoon C, Daduang R, Thamchaipenet A, Wangkam T, Srikhirin T, Eurwilaichitr L, Champreda V*. Heterologous expression of polyhydroxyalkanoate depolymerase from Thermobifida sp. in Pichia pastoris and catalytic analysis by surface plasmon resonance. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 2009 Feb;82(1):131-40.
  11. Traiphol R*, Charoenthai N, Manorat P, Pattanatornchai T, Srikhirin T, Kerdcharoen T, Osotchan T. Photophysical change of poly(9,9-di(2-ethylhexyl)fluorene) and its copolymer with anthracene in solvent-non-solvent: Roles of interchain interactions on the formation of non-emissive and emissive aggregates. Synthetic Met 2009 Jun;159(12):1224-1233.
  12. Wangkam T, Srikhirin T*, Wanachantararak P, Baxi V, Sutapun B, Amarit R. Investigation of enzyme reaction by surface plasmon resonance (SPR) technique. Sensor Actuat B-Chem 2009 Jun;139(2):274-9.
  13. Luangtip W, Rotbuathong S, Chindaudom P, Horphatum M, Patthanasetthakul V, Eiamchai P, Srikirin T. Investigation of aluminium diffusion into an amorphous silicon thin film at high temperature by in-situ spectroscopic ellipsometry. Adv Mater Res 2008;55-57:449-452.
  14. Nakhowong R, Srikhirin T, Osotchan T. Surface treatment of polystyrene films with inductively coupled plasma system. Advan Mat Res 2008;55-57:753-756.
  15. Petchsirivej S, Srikhirin T*, Bualek-Limcharoen S, Kasemjit P, Chantarachindawong R, Sutapun B. Photo-induced isomerization of poly 4'-(6-acryloxy) hexyloxy-4-methoxyazobenzene ultra-thin solid film prepared by Langmuir-Blodgett technique. Curr Appl Phys Jan 2008;8(1):24-30.
  16. Chuanghote S, Srikhirin T, Supaphol P. Color change of electrospun polystyrene/MEH-PPV fibers from orange to yellow through partial decomposition of MEH side groups. Macromol Rapid Comm Mar 2007;28(5):651-9.
  17. Sumriddetchkajorn S*, Katanyukunanon K, Srikhirin T. Fiber loop mirror-based optical transmissivity and optical phase retardation measurement architecture. Appl Opt Dec 2008;46(35):8461-65.
  18. Traiphol R, Charoenthai N, Srikhirin T, Kerdcharoen T, Osotchan T, Maturos T. Chain organization and photophysics of conjugated polymer in poor solvents: Aggregates, agglomerates and collapsed coils. Polymer Jan 2007;48(3):813-826.
  19. Traiphol R*, Srikhirin T, Kerdcharoen T, Osotchan T, Scharnagl N, Willumeit R. Influences of local polymer-solvent ¶-¶-interaction on dynamics of phenyl ring rotation and its role on photophysics of conjugated polymer. Eur Polym J Feb 2007;43(2):478-87.
  20. Traiphol R*, Sanguansat P, Srikhirin T, Kerdcharoen T, Osotchan T. Spectroscopic study of photophysical change in collapsed coils of conjugated polymers: Effects of solvent and temperature. Macromolecules Feb 2006;39(3):1165-72.
  21. Aphiwantrakul S, Srikhirin T*, Triampo D, Putiworanat R, Limpanart S, Osotchan T, Udomkichdecha W. Role of the cation-exchange capacity in the formation of polystyrene-clay nanocomposites by in situ intercalative polymerization. J Appl Polym Sci Feb 2005;95(4):785-789.
  22. Kanintronkul Y, Srikhirin T*, Angsuthanasombat C, Kerdcharoen T*. Insertion behavior of the Bacillus thuringiensis Cry4Ba insecticidal protein into lipid monolayers. Arch Biochem Biophys Oct 2005;442(2):180-6.
  23. Limpanart S, Khunthon S, Taepaiboon P, Supaphol P, Srikhirin T*, Udomkichidecha W, Boontongkong Y. Effect of the surfactant coverage on the preparation of polystyrene-clay nanocomposites prepared by melt intercalation. Mater Lett Aug 2005;59(18):2292-2295.
  24. Suramitr S, Kerdcharoen T, Srikhirin T, Hannongbua S*. Electronic properties of alkoxy derivatives of poly(para-phenylenevinylene), investigated by time-dependent density functional theory calculations. Synthetic Metals Oct 2005;155(1):27-34.
  25. Wutticharoenmongkol P, Supaphol P*, Srikhirin T, Kerdcharoen T, Osotchan T. Electrospinning of polystyrene/poly(2-methoxy-5-(2'-ethylhexyloxy)-1,4-phenylene vinylene) blends. J Polym Sci Pol Phys Jul 2005;43(14):1881-91.
  26. Kasemjit P, Srikhirin T*, Sutapun B, Bualek-Limcharoen S. Preparation and photoinduced isomerization study of a homopolymer and a copolymer based on 4'-(6-acryloxy)hexyloxy-4-methoxyazobenzene and acrylic acid. J Polym Sci Polym Chem 2003;41(24):4017-24.
  27. Singhal R, Chaubey A, Srikhirin T, Aphiwantrakul S, Pandey SS, Malhotra BD*. Immobilization of glucose oxidase onto Langmuir-Blodgett films of poly-3-hexylthiophene. Current Applied Physics 2003;3(2-3):275-279.
  28. Srikhirin T, Schuele DE, Mann JA Jr., Lando JB. Application of dielectric relaxation spectroscopy to ultrathin Langmuir-Blodgett films. Macromolecules 2000;33(7):2584-94.
  29. Tabib-Azar M, Sutapun B, Srikhirin T, Lando J, Adamovsky G. Fiber optic electric field sensors using Polymer-dispersed liquid crystal coatings and evanescent field interactions. Sensor Actuat A-Phys 2000;84(1-2):134-9.


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