Department of Material Product Technology
was stablished in 1994. The aim was to support the industry need for professional people in material and packaging area. The department is the first educational institution in Southern region of Thailand providing technical education in material and packaging applications. The department is equipped with a variety of advanced instruments and hand on experienced faculty.
Identifying suitable materials for the development of new or alternative packaging approaches for employing the concept of biodegradable food packaging
Production, properties and potential application of active food packaging for shelf life extension of food.
Microencapsulation of bioactive compounds derived from natural resources and potential uses in food packaging.
Production and application of freshness indicator in food stuff.
Shelf life of packaged food
Seal integrity of packaging
Shock and vibration in packaging
Paper and printing
Wax and organic materials for paper coating
Pulping and paper from agricultural by products and wastes