CMU hosts conference
on Global Warming
Students use colorful rain
jackets to bring attention to global warming at the recent seminar held at
The Faculty of Science at Chiang Mai University held a conference on global
warming with main speaker Dr. Arnon Sanidwong na Ayudhaya who revealed that
temperatures in Thailand have increased 2-3 degrees Celsius in recent years.
Dr. Sanidwong na Ayudhaya, Director of Global Warming Research, spoke to
over 200 academics and students about his research and the effects of
greenhouse gases and emissions that are on the increase.
He added that the main causes of global warming found in Thailand are
deforestation, emissions from industrial plants and vehicle emissions from
the 1.9 million vehicles in the country.
Center for Knowledge
Transfer opens in Doi Saket
Deputy Chiang Mai Governor
Vilas Rujiwattanapong presided over the opening ceremony of the Center for
Knowledge Transfer Networking in Doi Saket which was initiated and organized
by the Institute of Technology Transfer to the Community to honor His
Majesty the King on his 80th year anniversary. Mr. Vilas was welcomed by Mr.
Chaiyong Ua-viriyanukul, Rector of Lanna Rajamangkhala Institute of