Sukho Semmahasak

Doctoral Researcher

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

Sukho Semmahasak

Contact details

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

About

Title of PhD: Soil erosion and sediment yield assessments in NW Thailand watersheds

Supervisors: Dr Damian Lawler and Dr David Hannah

Sukho Semmahasak is undertaking doctoral research on soil erosion and sediment yield assessments in North-Western Thailand watersheds with the aim of producing acceptable predictions of soil erosion risk and suspended sediment yield in space and time, using GIS-based modelling.

Sukho’s current work is funded by a GEES Overseas Student Scholarship and Chiang Mai Rajabhat University, Thailand.

Qualifications

MSc Geography

BSc Geography

Biography

Sukho Semmahasak is a graduate of Geography and also holds a Master of Science degree in Geography from Chiang Mai University in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Between his Master and current PhD research he spent six years as a lecturer in Chiang Mai Rajabhat University, Thailand.

Research

Research interests

  • GIS-based modelling
  • Soil erosion and sediment yield assessments
  • Climate and land use changes on soil erosion risk

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