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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Director of Marine Meteorological Center
Department Thai Meteorological Department
Address
Marine Meteorological Center, Thai Meteorological Department 4353 Sukhumvit Road, Bangna, Bangkok , Thailand
10260
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Sea of Azov
Tel +66 2 3994561
Fax +66 2 3669375
Email
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Website http://www.marine.tmd.go.th, http://www.wamwatt.tmd.go.th, http://www.oceansky.tmd.go.th
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree PhD
Job type Other
Research Area(s) Climatology, Meteorology , Climatology, Meteorology
Research Activities Marine meteorologist and director of Marine Meteorological Center, Meteorological Observations and Warning Bureau, Thai Meteorological Department. The main duties assigned are studying, analysis, do research, forecasting and warning of marine meteorology conditions including ocean wave forecast by using numerical wave model . I have run storm surge model and created tsunami model (SiTProS : Siam Tsunami Propagation Simulator).
Research Region Andaman , Gulf of Thailand, Indian Ocean and China Sea
Skills/Expertise Atmospheric model Ocean wave model Storm surge model Tsunami model
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Wattana KANBUA)

Wattana Kanbua: Ocean wave and Tsunami Modeling: International experience, Proceeding of the 12th Marine Hazards workshop ?Marine Hazards Forecasting and Warning?, organised by Iranian National Institute for Oceanography and International Ocean Institute, held at Tehran, Iran, during 9 - 11 June 2012.
W. Kanbua and T.Tepparaj: Alternative sites for HF Radar location along the shores of the Gulf of Thailand and the Andaman Sea, Proceeding of the Fourth Session of the Joint WMO-IOC Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology (JCOMM-4), organised by JCOMM and KMA, held at Yeosu, Korea, during 24 - 25 May 2012.
W. Kanbua, A. Sirurngla, and P. Siriyotha, S. Tonjan: Coupling of high-resolution meteorological and wave models over the Gulf of Thailand , Proceeding of the Fourth Session of the Joint WMO-IOC Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology (JCOMM-4), organised by JCOMM and KMA, held at Yeosu, Korea, during 24 - 25 May 2012.
W. Kanbua, A. Sirurngla, and P. Siriyotha, S. Tonjan: Affected by the northeast monsoon and the influence of the cyclone in the Indian Ocean induced Huge Wave along the eastern coastline of southern part of Thailand during December 25 - 28, 2011 , Proceeding of the Fourth Session of the Joint WMO-IOC Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology (JCOMM-4), organised by JCOMM and KMA, held at Yeosu, Korea, during 24 - 25 May 2012.
W. Kanbua ,C. Khetchaturat, S. Chuai-Aree:Analysis of Coastal Erosion by Using Wave Spectrum,Proceeding of the Symposium on Sustainable Water Resource Management and Climate Change Adaptation, Nakhon Pathom Rajabhat University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand, 16 - 17 June 2010.
Kanbua, W. and Chuai-Aree, S. [2005] Virtual Wave : an Algorithm for Visualization of Ocean Wave Forecast in the Gulf of Thailand, KMITL Science Journal Vol.5, No.1 Feb.2005, 140-150.
Kanbua, W. , Supharatid, S. and Tang, I. [2005] Ocean Wave Forecasting in the Gulf of Thailand during Typhoon Linda 1997 : WAM and Neural Network Approaches, ScienceAsia Journal Vol.31 (2005): 243-250.
KANBUA,W. ,SUPHARATID,S. and TANG, I. [2005] Ocean wave forecasting in the Gulf of Thailand during typhoon Linda 1997: Hard and soft computing approaches, Journal of Atmospheric and Ocean Science Vol. 10, No. 3, September 2005, 145?161
Wattana Kanbua,Somporn ChuaiAree:Decision Support System for Flood Warning System By using Artificial Neural Network,Proceeding of the IMPAC-T Workshop : Integrated study on Hydro-Meteorological Prediction and Adaptation to Climate Change in Thailand, Held at Thai Meteorological Department, Thailand, January 28-29, 2013
Somporn ChuaiAree,Wattana Kanbua:Rainfall Report System Using Radar Image Processing and Weather Information for Participatory Disaster Monitoring and Management on GIS,Proceeding of the IMPAC-T Workshop : Integrated study on Hydro-Meteorological Prediction and Adaptation to Climate Change in Thailand, Held at Thai Meteorological Department, Thailand, January 28-29, 2013

Group(s): JCOMM , Observations Programme Area (OPA) , Data Buoy Cooperation Panel (DBCP) , Ship Observations Team (SOT) , SOOP Implementation Panel (SOOPIP) , VOS Panel (VOSP) , SOT National Focal Points (SOT-NFPs) , DBCP National Focal Points for buoy programmes (DBCP-NFP) , JCOMM-4 delegates
Created: 2006-10-13 Last Updated: 2015-07-06 by Wattana KANBUA