Dr. Thapanee Sarakonsri is an Associate Professor in Department of Chemistry in Chiang Mai University, Thailand. She received a B.S. from Khon Kean University, Khon Kean, Thailand. She obtained her MS degree and PhD degree from the Michigan Technological University, Houghton, U.S.A. She has ever worked as a visiting Researcher at the Argonne National Laboratory in USA during the year from 1999 to 2000 and worked at the Imperial College, UK from June to October in 2008. Her research interest is in Materials Science, Specialize in TEM and XRD techniques for material science applications as well as in Chemical synthesis of nanoparticles metals and alloys for renewable energy applications.