ASEAN Engineering Journal
About the Journal


  ASEAN Engineering Journal (AEJ) is an official publication of the JICA Project for AUN/SEED-Net as a fruit of collaboration with the main support from the Government of Japan through Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Member Governments from ten ASEAN countries and twenty-six Member Institutions selected from leading institutions in engineering field with support from fourteen leading Japanese Universities.
  The Journal publishes peer-reviewed full academic papers in ten engineering fields. A double blind peer review system is adopted to ensure the transparency and integrity of the review process. The Journal is intended to be an international platform for scholars, researchers, and students from all over the world, especially from ASEAN countries to publish the new and innovative knowledge from academic research outcomes with any topic related to the ASEAN region and to improve research quality through review process as well as to develop strong academic society and network.


ASEAN Engineering Journal publishes manuscripts in ten major engineering fields as follows:



Civil Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Environmental Engineering

Geological and Geo-Resources Engineering

Computer and Information Engineering

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Materials Engineering

Energy Engineering

Natural Disaster



  ASEAN Engineering Journal is owned and published by JICA Project for AUN/SEED-Net under the direction of its Board Members. This includes its goodwill and trademark as well as the copyright of all articles published by the Journal.


  The Editorial Board Members and its Section Editors-in-Chief are appointed by JICA PROJECT FOR AUN/SEED-Net and serve at the pleasure of the Committee on Publications. The editorial board members, appointed by JICA PROJECT FOR AUN/SEED-Net, serve the official terms for two years and the term is renewable upon mutual agreement.




Chief Advisor and Acting Excutive Director : Tamon Ueda
Assistant Executive Director : Kasem Choocharukul
Managing Director : Yusuke Murakami
Editorial & Publishing Director : Jun Takashima
Managing Editor : Piyabut Temyingyong
Research and Network Promotion : Hiroshi Iwadate
Publication Editor : Sirin Chakamanont
Marketing and Business Editor : Erina Tsuchii



Ahmad Fauzi Mohd Noor, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
Materials Engineering
Andi Isra Mahyuddin, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Augustus Resurreccion, University of the Philippines Diliman
Environmental Engineering
Boonchai Techaumnat, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Iman K. Reksowardojo, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
Energy Engineering
Lucas Donny Setijadji, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
Geological and Geo-Resources Engineering
Luiz Razon, De La Salle University, the Philippines
Chemical Engineering
Radianta Triatmadja, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
Natural Disaster
Somsak Choomchuay, King Mongkut’s Insitute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand
Computer and Information Engineering
Teerapong Senjuntichai, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Civil Engineering


Chemical Engineering

Adeline Seak May Chua, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Arief Budiman, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
Hak Koon Yeoh, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Hary Sulistyo, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
Hajime Tamon, Kyoto University, Japan
Joseph Auresenia, De La Salle University, the Philippines
Leonila C. Abella, Centro Escolar Las Pinas, the Philippines
Masahiro Goto, Kyushu University, Japan
Masatoshi Kubouchi, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Ngoh Gek Cheng, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Pag-asa D. Gaspillo, De La Salle University, the Philippines
Rozita Binti Yusoff, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Shin R. Mukai, Hokkaido University, Japan
Yasunori Tanji, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Electrical & Electronics Engineering

Chow Chee Onn, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Chuah Joon Huang, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
David Banjerdpongchai,Chulalongkorn University,Thailand
Gamantyo Hendrantoro, Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember, Indonesia
Harikkrishnan Ramiah, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Hazli Bin Mokhlis, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Junichi Takada, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Kaharudin Bin Dimyati, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Komson Petcharaks, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Made Yulistya Negara, Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember, Indonesia
Mahidzal Bin Dahari, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Naebboon Hoonchareon, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Saad Mekhilef, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Sulaiman Wadi Harun, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Supavadee Aramvith, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Thavatchai Tayjasanant, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Wanchalerm Pora, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Weerapun Rungseevijitprapa, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Environmental Engineering

Chart Chiemchaisri, Kasetsart University, Thailand
Enri Damanhuri, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
Florencio C. Ballesteros, Jr., University of the Philippines-Diliman, the Philippines
Masaki Takaoka, Kyoto University, Japan
Minoru Yoneda, Kyoto University, Japan
Satoshi Takizawa, University of Tokyo, Japan
Sutha Khaodhiar, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Viboon Sricharoenchaikul, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Virginia Soriano, University of the Philippines-Diliman, the Philippines
Wilai Chiemchaisri, Kasetsart University, Thailand
Material Engineering

Ahmad Azmin Mohamad, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
A.S. Md. Abdul Haseeb, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Atsunori Matzuda, Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan
Atsushi Yamazaki, Waseda University, Japan
Cheong Kuan Yew, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
Mariatti Jaafar, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
Mohd Rafie Bin Johan, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Muhammad Waziz Wildan, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
Zuhailawati Hussain, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering

Abdul Hakim Halim, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
Alvin Y. Chua, De La Salle University, the Philippines
Archie Maglaya, De La Salle University, the Philippines
Chong Wen Tong, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Kamarul Arifin Ahmad, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
Lawrence A. Gan Lim, De La Salle University, the Philippines
Masjuki Bin Haji Hassan, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Mohd Khairol Anuar bin Mohd Ariffin, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
Rahizar bin Ramli, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Civil Engineering

Hiroshi Yokoto, Hokkaido University, Japan
Mahmood Md. Tahir, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia
Mitsuyasu Iwanami, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Shinjiro Kanae, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Sorawit Narupiti, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Taweep Chaisomphob, Sirindhon International Institute of Technology, Thailand
Tirawat Boonyatee, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Yasuo Asakura, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Computer & Information Engineering

Hanung Adi Nugroho, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
Jun Miura, Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan
Kazuhiko Hamamoto, Tokai University, Japan
Naohiko Shimizu, Tokai University, Japan
Ren Ohmura, Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan
Rinaldi Munir, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
Tran Khanh Dang, Ho Chi Minh University of Technology, Vietnam
Yoshikazu Miyanaga, Hokkaido University, Japan
Natural Disaster

Anurak Sriariyawat, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Asep Saepulo, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
Boonchai Ukritchon, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Dwikorita Karnawati, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
Hitoshi Morikawa, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Irwan Meilano, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
Krishna S. Pribadi, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
Saut Sagala, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
Wiwin Windupranata, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
Geological & Geo-resources Engineering

Agung Harijoko, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
Atsushi Nishikata, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Hakim Saibi, United Arab Emirates University, United Arab Emirates
Jarot Setyowiyoto, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
Kotaro Yonezu, Kyushu University, Japan
Suwat Atichanagorn, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Tsutomu Sato, Hokkaido University, Japan
Energy Engineering

Aya Hagishima, Kyushu University, Japan
Hideaki Ohgaki, Kyoto University, Japan
Ito Kazuhide, Kyushu University, Japan
Jun Tanimoto, Kyushu University, Japan
Shuichi Hokoi, Southeast University, China
Takahiko Miyazaki, Kyushu University, Japan
Takashi Sagawa, Kyoto University, Japan
Takeshi Yao, Kagawa College, Japan