Vatsanai Jaiton (Oh) was born in Yasothon, Thailand, in 1989. Currently, he is a Ph.D. student at the Bio-inspired Robotics and Neural Engineering laboratory (BRAIN Lab), School of Information Science and Technology (IST), Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology (VISTEC), Thailand.
He received his B.Eng. degree in instrumentation engineering with second-class honors from the King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand in 2015.
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), Autonomous Robots, Service and Inspection Robots, Neural Control for Navigation and Exploration, Neural Control for Aerial Robotics, Embodied AI and neurorobotics, Neural Dynamics, Learning and Plasticity, and Machine Learning for Robotics.
2018 – now Ph.D. student at the Bio-inspired Robotics and Neural Engineering Laboratory (BRAIN Lab), School of Information Science and Technology (IST), Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology (VISTEC), Thailand
2011 – 2015 B.Eng. degree in instrumentation engineering with second-class honors from the King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand
2002 – 2008 High School at Mahachanachai Wittayakom School, Yasothon, Thailand
Mingchinda, N., Jaiton, V., Leung, B., Manoonpong, P. (2023) Leg-body coordination strategies for obstacle avoidance and narrow space navigation of multi-segmented, legged robots, Frontiers in Neurorobotics, doi: 10.3389/fnbot.2023.1214248 (link) (JIF= 3.1, SCI, Q2) (videos)
Jaitona, V., Manoonpong, P. (2023) Neuro-Lorenz Oscillator with Bias Adaptation for Adaptive Searching and Exploring Behaviors of Flying Systems. Proceedings of The 11th International Symposium on Adaptive Motion of Animals and Machines (AMAM2023). 2023, p. 113-114, DOI: https://doi.org/10.18910/92293
Mingchinda, N.; Jaiton, V.; Leung, B.; and Manoonpong, P. (2022) Neural Body Bending Control with Temporal Delays for Millipede-Like Turning Behaviour of a Multi-Segmented, Legged Robot, From Animals to Animats 16. SAB 2022. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pp. 52-63 (EI), DOI: https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-031-16770-6_5
Jaiton, V., Rothomphiwat, K., Ebeid, E.S. and Manoonpong, P. (2022) Neural Control and Online Learning for Speed Adaptation of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Frontiers in Neural Circuits, DOI: https://doi.org/10.3389/fncir.2022.839361 (JIF = 3.492, SJR = 1.91, SCIE, Q1) (video)(video summary)
Jaiton, V., Manoonpong, P. (2021) Chaotic Neural Oscillator for Navigation and Exploration of Autonomous Drones, Proceedings of The 9.5th International Symposium on Adaptive Motion of Animals and Machines (AMAM2021), DOI: https://doi.org/10.18910/84868
2022 – now Project Leader of a rural community development project, Developing Community-Based Joint Production and Network Marketing, supported by Equitable Education Fund (EEF), in Yasothon, Thailand
2019 – now Consultant & coordinator of Ban Kutphankhiao Youth Development Club to empower and support youth to a bright future, in Yasothon, Thailand
2020 – 2021 Team Leader of food and drink transportation management for homecare/home isolation COVID-19 patients of Ramathibodi (Chakri) Hospital, Samutprakarn, Thailand
Research Assistant at VISTEC (July– August 2018)
Maintenance Engineer (Instrument and Control) at SCG Chemicals, (August 2015 - June 2018)
TFT Campus Leader (KMITL) at Teach for Thailand, (2014 - 2015)
Instrument Student Leader at KMITL, (2012 - 2015)
Student Intern at DOW Chemicals, (June - July 2014)
Student Intern at Chevron (Thailand), (March-May 2014)