Poompat Saengudomlert (ภูมิพัฒ แสงอุดมเลิศ)
is currently a Research Scholar and Associate Professor in Telecommunication Engineering at BU-CROCCS (Bangkok University's Center of Research in Optoelectronics, Communications and Control Systems), Thailand. His research areas include communication theory, optical communications, and network algorithms & optimization.
He received the scholarship from His Majesty the King of Thailand to obtain the B.S.E. degree in Electrical Engineering from Princeton University, USA, in 1996. He then obtained the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees, both in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA, in 1998 and 2002 respectively. During 2003 – 2004, he served as a Postdoctoral Researcher at Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS), MIT, USA. From January 2005 to April 2013, he served as an Assistant and then Associate Professor in Telecommunications at Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand. He has taught graduate courses on signals & systems, digital communications, optical networks, and network optimization.
His current research topics include the following.
In addition to the above research topics, he is currently involved in the following development projects.