Kusuma Thongchaivetcharat (Pook)

Pook was born in Samutprakarn, one of the province with the highest density of factories in Thailand. Therefore, she decided to study Industrial Engineering and received her B.Eng and M.Eng in this field. Afterwards, she started to work at PTT Public Company Limited for 3 years. Pook gained work experience in petroleum and petrochemical business that makes her interested in Chemistry. In 2016, she joined the COOL lab group in the Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology in Rayong, Thailand. She is now, in the frame of her PhD study, in the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research (Mainz, Germany) in the department of Professor Katharina Landfester.