Dr. Wirat Lerdprom
Expertise in: Whitewares, Ceramics, Field Assisted Sintering of Whitewares
Technical Consultant: Ceramics
Wirat has a PhD in Ceramics and Glasses, specializing in field assisted sintering of whitewares, from the Imperial College in London. He also holds an MSc specializing in Porcelain Processing from New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, USA.
Wirat has spent 12 years in various ceramic sectors including ceramic raw materials – Torrecid SA (Spain), Float glass – Guardian Industry Corp (Thailand), as well as sanitarywares and tile manufacturers – SCG (Thailand).
With expertize in field assisted sintering of whitewares, Wirat works on the Low Energy Firing Project, which involves the flash sintering of various types of ceramics.