About Me
Position   Lecturer
Email   kwankamon.d@phuket.psu.ac.th
Phone   +6676 276 712
Ph.D. Degree

Ph.D in Computer Science University of Liverpool, United Kingdom

Master Degree

วท.ม วิทยาการคอมพิวเตอร์ มหาวิทยาลัยสงขลานครินทร์ ประเทศไทย

Bachelor Degree

วท.บ วิทยาการคอมพิวเตอร์ มหาวิทยาลัยสงขลานครินทร์ ประเทศไทย


Medical Image Analysis

Image Understanding

Signal Analysis

Database Application Development

Knowledge Discovery from Data

Data Science, Data Analytics

Research Projects

 Medical Image Analysis and Mining
 Image Processing and Understanding Applications
 Signal and Image Mining for Agriculture
 Population Estimation Mining From Satellite Imagery

Research Projects


Database Systems (Undergraduate level), 2006-now

Database Development (Undergraduate level), 2012-2015

Database Systems Management, 2016

Advanced Database Systems (Undergraduate level), 2005-2011

Data Mining (Undergraduate level and Graduate level), 2009-now

Information Retrieval (Undergraduate level), 2003-2004

Image Processing (Graduate level), 2017

Graphic Design and Applied Art (Undergraduate level), 2006-2008

MSc/PhD Students

Mr.Sophal Chan

Mrs.Sujittra Sangiem

Ms.Tassanee Hatthiya

International Journal Articles

Kwankamon Dittakan, Kamontorn Prompitak, Phutphisit Thungklang, and Chatchawan Wongwattanakit,  Image caption generation using transformer learning methods: a case study on Instagram image. Multimed Tools Appl (2023). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11042-023-17275-9.

Link:   Month/Year: 10/2023

Tag: Scopus, Web of Science ,   image Captioning   

Kahabodee Prakobchat, Kwankamon Dittakan, Salang Musikasuwan, A Comparative Study on Vehicle Physical Appearance Identification Using Transfer Learning Methods, Engineering Access, VOL. 9, NO. 2, JULY-DECEMBER 2023, pp154-167 (Indexed in Scopus).

Link:   Month/Year: 7/2023

Tag: Scopus ,   image analysis   

Tassanee Hattiya, Kwankamon Dittakan and Salang Musikasuwan, “Diabetic Retinopathy Detection using Convolutional Neural Network: A Comparative Study on Different Architectures”, The Mahasarakham International Journal of Engineering Technology, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 50-60, 2021 (Scopus)

Link:   Month/Year: 1/2021

Tag: Medical image analysis   

Sophal Chan, Kwankamon Dittakan and Matias Garcia-Constantino, Image Texture Analysis for Medical Image Mining: A comparative study direct to   Osteoarthritis Classification using Knee X-ray Image, International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology, Vol 10, No 6, 2020, pp2189-2199. (Indexed in Scopus, CiteScore: 1.31, Quartile 2).

Month/Year: 7/2020

Tag: Scopus   

Sophal Chan, Kwankamon Dittakan and Subhieh El Salhi, Osteoarthritis detection by Applying Quad-tree Analysis to Human Joint Knee X-ray imagery, International Journal of Computers and Applications, Taylor & Francis, 2020, pp 1-8. (Indexed in Scopus, CiteScore: 1.3, Quartile 4)  DOI: 10.1080/1206212X.2020.1838145

Month/Year: 11/2020

Tag: Scopus ,   Medical image analysis ,   Osteoarthritis detection   

Sujittra Sa-ngiem, Kwankamon Dittakan, Kanya Temkiatvises, Sirisak Yaisoongnern and Kongkiat Kespechara, Cerebral Microbleed Detection by Extracting Area and Number from Susceptibility Weighted Imagery using Convolutional Neural Network, May 2019, Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Volume 1229, pp 012038. (Indexed in Scopus, CiteScore: 0.7). DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/1229/1/012038

Month/Year: 5/2019

Tag: Deep learning ,   CMB Detection ,   Medical image analysis ,   Cerebral micro-bleeding ,   Convolutional Neural Network ,   Scopus   

National Journal Articles

ขวัญกมล ดิฐกัญจน์, ปิยะวัฒน์ หนูเล็ก และ กรวิทย์ พฤษชัยนิมมิต, "วินิจฉัยมะเร็งผิวหนังจากภาพถ่ายโทรศัพท์ด้วยโครงข่ายประสาทเทียมสังวัตนาการ", Journal of Information Science and Technology(JIST ),Volume 12, NO 2 | JUL – DEC 2022 | pp: 73-86.

Link:   Month/Year: 7/2022

Tag: Medical image analysis   


Nattanon Saetan and Kwankamon Dittakan, Conference on Digital Arts, Media and Technology with ECTI Northern Section Conference on Electrical, Electronics, Computer and Telecommunications Engineering (ECTI DAMT & NCON), Chiangmai, Thailand, 2024, pp. 243-248, doi: 10.1109/ECTIDAMTNCON60518.2024. 10480091.

Link:    Month/Year: 2/2024

Tag: IEEE   

Kwankmaon Dittakan, Nawanol Theera-Ampornpunt, Pum-Riang Thai Silk Pattern Classification Using Texture Analysis. Proceedings of the Pacific Rim International Conferences on Artificial Intelligence (PRICAI). Nanjing, China. Page: 82-90. August 28-31, 2018, Springer's Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence: Volume 11012.

Month/Year: 8/2018

Tag: Image mining ,   Image processing ,   Image Analysis ,   Image Classification ,   Springer   

Kwankmaon Dittakan, Nawanol Theera-Ampornpunt and Pattaporn Boodliam, Non-destructive Grading of Pattavia Pineapple using Texture Analysis, Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications 2018 (WPMC'18), Chiang Rai, Thailand, 25-28 November 2018, pp 144-149. IEEE 2018.


Month/Year: 11/2018

Tag: Pineapple Grading ,   Image mining ,   Agriculture Informatics ,   IEEE   

Sophal Chan and Kwankamon Dittakan, Osteoarthritis Stages Classification to Human Joint Imagery using Texture Analysis: A Comparative Study on Ten Texture Descriptors, The Second International Conference on Recent Trends in Image Processing & Pattern Recognition (rtip2r 2018), Solapur, Maharastra State, India, 21-22 December 2018. Springer's Lecture Notes in  Communications in Computer and Information Science: Volume 1036.

Month/Year: 12/2018

Tag: Image mining ,   Medical Image Analysis ,   Osteoarthritis Stages Classification ,   Springer   

Kwankamon Dittakan, Nawanol Theera-Ampornpunt, Waraphon Witthayarat, Sararat Hinnoy, Supawit Klaiwan, and Thunyathorn Pratheep, Banana Cultivar Classification using Scale Invariant Shape Analysis. Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Information Technology (InCIT 2017). Nakhon Pathom, Thailand, 2-3 November 2017, Page: 171-176.  IEEE 2017.

Month/Year: 11/2017

Tag: Image mining ,   Image processing ,   Image Analysis ,   Image Classification ,   IEEE   

Kwankamon Dittakan, Frans Coenen, Early Detection of Osteoarthritis Using Local Binary Patterns: A Study Directed at Human Joint Imagery, The 14th Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (PRICAI 2016), Phuket, Thailand, 22-26 August 2016, Page: 93-105., Springer's Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, volume 9810.

Month/Year: 8/2016

Tag: Image mining ,   Image processing ,   Image Analysis ,   Image Classification ,   Springer   

Wen Yu, Frans Coenen, Michele Zito, Kwankamon Dittakan, Classification of 3D Surface Data Using the Concept of Vertex Unique Labelled Subgraphs, The 14th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM Workshop 2014), 14-17 December  2014, Page: 47-54.

Month/Year: 12/2014

Tag: Graph-Based ,   Graph mining ,   Image Analysis ,   IEEE   

Kwankamon Dittakan, Frans Coenen, Rob Christley, Satellite Image Mining for Census Collection: A Comparative Study with Respect to the Ethiopian Hinterland, International Conference on Machine Learning and Data Mining (MLDM 2013), New York, United State of America, 19-25 July 2013, Page: 260-274.

Month/Year: 7/2013

Tag: Image mining ,   Texture analysis ,   Image processing ,   Springer   

Kwankamon Dittakan, Frans Coenen, Rob Christley, Maya Wardeh, Population Estimation Mining Using Satellite Imagery, 15th International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery (DaWak 2013), Prague, Czech Republic,  26-29 August 2013, Page: 285-296.

Month/Year: 8/2013

Tag: Image mining ,   Image processing ,   Image Analysis ,   Image Classification ,   Springer   

Kwankamon Dittakan, Frans Coenen, Rob Christley, Maya Wardeh, A Comparative Study of Three Image Representations for Population Estimation Mining Using Remote Sensing Imagery, International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications (ADMA 2013), Hangzhou, China, 14-16 December 2013, Page: 253-264.

Month/Year: 12/2013

Tag: Image mining ,   Image processing ,   Springer   

Kwankamon Dittakan, Frans Coenen, Rob Christley, Towards The Collection of Census Data From Satellite Imagery Using Data Mining: A Study With Respect to the Ethiopian Hinterland, Thirty-Second SGAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AI2012), Cambridge, United Kingdom, 11-13 December 2012, Page: 405-418.

Month/Year: 12/2012

Tag: Artificial Intelligence ,   Image processing ,   Image mining ,   Image Analysis ,   Image Classification ,   Springer   

National Proceedings

ขวัญกมล ดิฐกัญจน์, ณัฎฐ์นรี นวลนิ่ม, ฐิติภรณ์ สว่างวงศ์​และ ธัญธร ประทีม. 2560. การนับเม็ดยาต่างขนาดและรูปร่างด้วยเทคนิคการประมวลผลภาพ, การประชุมวิชาการระดับประเทศด้านเทคโนโลยีสารสนเทศ (National Conference on Information Technology) ครั้งที่ 9, ศาลายา, นครปฐม. หน้า 51-56. 1 - 2 พฤศจิกายน พ.ศ. 2560

Month/Year: 11/2017

Tag: Image processing ,   Pill Counting   


Frans Coenen and Kwankamon Dittakan, Image Representation for Image Mining: A Study Focusing on Mining Satellite Images for Census Data Collection, Knowledge Discovery, Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management, Springer Communications in Computer and Information Science 914, pp3-27.


 Month/Year: 1/2019


Big Data Analytic with Microsoft Azure, 2016

Big Data on HADOOP August, Prince of Songkla University, 2016

Training Program on Instructors for ITEE in Thailand (THITEE), NSTDA Thailand, 2011

E-Marketing, Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and Software Park Thailand, 2010

Oracle Trainer in Thailand University 2009, Oracle Thailand

3D Animation (Train the Trainer) Blender, Software Industry Promotion Agency, 2009

Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD), 2008

Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD), 2007

Marine Meteorology, Thailand Meteorological Department, 2006


Kwankamon Dittakan (PI), Aziz Nanthaamornphong (Co-PI), and Noppon Leardchoowongsa (Co-PI), Early detection of Alzheimer’s Disease with Image Processing

  funded by Bangkok Hospital, 2016- 2020

Year: 2016

Wasin Sangiemkul (PI), Esther Jaiwei (Co-PI), Kwankamon Dittakan (Co-PI), Quality Oriented Software Measurement and Evaluation for Education

  funded by Software Promotion Agency, 2007

Year: 2007

Kwankamon Dittakan (PI), Phuket Immigration Mining Service on Web Service Framework Phase II

  funded by Software Promotion Agency, 2007

Year: 2007

Kwankamon Dittakan (PI), Phuket Immigration Mining Service on Web Service Framework Phase I

  funded by Software Promotion Agency, 2006

Year: 2006


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