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First name

Degree

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Thesis title or Research project

Current Job

1

Yongsawatdigul

Jirawat

Ph.D.

Sep-92

Jan-96

Textural and Electrical Properties of Pacific Whiting Surimi under Ohmic Heating

Associate Professor, Suranaree University of Technology

2

Yongsawatdigul

Jirawat

Postdoc

Jan-96

Apr-97

Surimi gelation

 

3

Lin

John Tein Min

Ph.D.

Sep-92

Mar-96

Solubility and Structure of Fish Myofibrillar Proteins as Affected by Processing Parameters

GM, Quality Assurance/R&D, Pacific Seafood Group

4

Pipatsattayanuwong

Siriporn

MS

Sep-93

Sep-95

Alternative Products from Pacific Whiting

President, InoFresh, Thailand

5

Yoon

Won B.

MS

Apr-94

Jul-96

Use of Linear and Non-linear Programming to Optimize Surimi Seafood

Asso. Professor, Gangwon National University, South Korea

6

Wu

Han

MS

Sep-94

Feb-97

Electrical Heating of Mince on Thermal Conductivity

unknown

7

Yang

Hong

MS

Apr-95

Jun-97

Effects of Starch Properties and Processing Conditions on Surimi-Starch Interaction

Professor, Huazhong Ag University, China

8

Lopetcharat

Kannapon

MS

Sep-97

Jul-99

Fish Sauce as Affected by Fermentation and Proteolysis

Sensory Technologist, Avone

9

Cho

Min Sung

N/D

Sep-97

Feb-98

Protein additives

 

10

Hoffman

Justine

MS

Sep-98

Sep-00

Pacific Whiting Surimi as Affected by Various Freezing/Storage Conditions

Quality Assurance Manager, Orca Seafoods, Seattle

11

Shie

Jin-Shan

MS

Jan-96

Dec-97

Pasteurization of Surimi Seafood

Research Scientist, West Liberty Foods

12

Wendel

Ari

MS

Sep-97

Sep-99

Meat Recovery from Fish Frames using Various Methods

Loan officer (fishery), Iceland Bank

13

Jaczynski

Jacek

Ph.D.

Sep-98

Mar-02

Surimi Seafood under Thermal/ E-beam Processing

Professor, West Virginia University

14

Esturk

Okan

Ph.D.

Sep-98

Mar-03

Characterization of rheological properties and thermal stability of fish myofibrillar proteins

Associate Professor, Turkey

15

Tungkawachara

Somjintana

Ph.D.

Sep-99

 Sept-03

Fish Sauce

Product Development Manager, Diana Group, Silverton, OR

16

Thawornchinsombut

Supawan

Ph.D.

Sep-00

 Sept 04

Fish proteins - pH and IS

Assistant Professor, Khon Kaen University

17

Pongviratchai

June Panida

MS

Apr-00

Sep-02

Gelation Properties of Alaska Pollock Surimi with Functional Ingredients under Ohmic Heating

Audit Specialist, NSF, Thailand

18

Le Formal

Gwenn

N/D

Apr-03

 Aug, 2003

Salmon and e-beam

 

19

Kim

Young S

MS

Sep-01

Dec-03

Fish Myofibrillar and Sarcoplasmic Proteins Treated at Various pH

Quality Assurance, McDonald¡¯s Japan

20

Lee

Nahm Gull

Postdoc

Feb-96

Aug-96

Calcium compounds and surimi gelation

Professor, Dong Myeong College

21

Kok

Norman

MS

Sept-03

Dec 05

Biochemical and physical factors affecting the quality of fish ball

Quality manager, 3M, Singapore

22

Park

Joo Dong

N/D

Sept, 03

July 2004

Multidisciplinary approaches for surimi quality measurement

Sr Research Scientist, CJ Foods

23

Chesneau

Thierry

N/D

Mar 04

Sept  04

Gel preparation and analysis. Rehology

French FedEx, Lille, France

24

Park

Joodong

Ph.D.

Sept 04

April 08

Interaction of sarcoplasmic and myofibrillar proteins

Sr Researcher, CJ R&D Center, Seoul

25

Kang

Jamie

M.S.

June 05

July 07

Sarcoplasmic proteins from sardine

 

26

Reed

Zachary

M.S.

Sept 05

March 08

Protein quantification in surimi seafood

Research Scientist, Oscar Meyer

27

Hunt

Angee

M.S.

April 05

April  07

Interaction of starch and surimi – through Distance Education/Kansas State University

Sr Faculty Research Scientist, OSU

28

Hur

Sungik

N/D

July 07

August 07

Collagen from surimi refiner discharge

QA/R&D, LM Foods, Carteret, NJ

29

Tadpitchayangkoon

Panchaporn

Ph.D.

Sept 07

Sept 08

Sarcoplasmic proteins at various pH (Through Suranaree University of Technology)

Ubon Ratchatani University, Thailand, Assistant Professor

30

Poowakanjana

Samanan

M.S.

Sept 07

Dec 2009

Colorants used in Surimi Seafood

General Manager, Aqua Farm (Shrimp), Oman

31

Reed

Zachary

Ph.D.

April 08

Nov 2010

Immunological, Biochemical, and Rheological Characterization of Fish Myosins

Sr Researcher, Kraft Food

32

Park

Joodong

Post-Doc

April 08

Sept 08

Fish protein isolate from Pacific Mackerel and storage stability

Sr Researcher, CJ R&D Center, Seoul

33

Poowakanjana

Samanan

Ph.D.

Jan 2010

Nov 2012

Effects of structural changes of myofibrillar proteins on gelation properties

General Manager, Masirah Golden Waves, Oman

34

Hur

Sungik

M.S.

Jan 2010

Dec 2011

Rice flour – a functional ingredient for premium crabstick

QA/R&D, LM Foods, Carteret, NJ

35

Reed

Zachary

Post-doc

Dec 2010

Mar 2011

Elucidating crosslinks formed under oxidation of myofibrillar proteins

Sr Researcher, Kraft Food

36

Olvera

Beth

MS

July 2011

Mar 2012

 (discontinued)

 

37

Kokkaew

Hathaigan

Ph.D.

Aug 2011

July 2012

Bioactive components from Tuna hydrolysates (Through Khon Kaen University)

Khon Kaen University, Asst Professor,

38

Athaillah

Zatil

MS

Sept 2011

Aug 2013

Film-formin Ability of Fish Proteins

 

39

Matt

Fowler

MS

July 2012

Sept 2014

Salmon blood – enzyme inhibition and gel enhancement

 

40

Tao

Yin

Ph.D.

Aug 2012

July 2013

Nano-scaled fish bone as gel enhancer (a visiting student from Huazhong Ag University, China)

 

41

Kobayashi

Yuka

Ph.D.

Aug 2013

Nov 2016

Compatibility of surimi and FPI made from fresh and frozen fish

 

42

Lee

Jinhwan

Ph.D.

Sept 2013

Nov 2016

Characterization of TMAOase

 

43

Lee

MG

MS

Jan 2014

Aug 2014

Thermal properties of surimi

Visiting from Kang Won National University

44

Moon

Jihoon

MS

June 2014

April 2015

Textural/structural changes of corns in surimi seafood

Visiting from Kang Won National University

45

Junes

Kaitlin

BS

July 2014

Sept 2014

Whey proteins

 

46

Oshima

Taka

BS

Aug 2014

Sept 2014

Various

Visiting from Tokyo University of Marine Science

45

Park

Howard

MS/ND

Jan 2015

Jan 2016

Relationship of torsion, tensile, and penetration analysis

Visiting from Kang Won National University

46

Watanabe

Yuki

BS/ND

Sept 2015

Oct 2015

Starch and surimi

Visiting from Tokyo University of Marine Science

47

Junes

Kaitlin

MS

June 2015

 

Sea vegetables – nutrition and heavy metals/CalPro (nano bone injection)

 

48

Technitisawad

Poom

BS

Aug 2015

    Nov 2015

Surimi plant operation

Visiting student from Andaman Surimi Industry

49

Jung

Robin

MS/ND

Jan 2016

Jan 2017

Protease inhibition by potato

Visiting from Kang Won National University

50

Daeschel

Devin

BS

July 1 2016

Sept 2016

Chopping effect – Silent cutter vs. Meat Grinder/Kneeder

OSU Undergradauate

51

Kang

Kai

BS

Aug 2016

Sept 2016

Chopping effect

Visiting from Tokyo University of Marine Science

52

Supawong

Supattra

Ph.D

Sept 2016

Sept 2017

Fish ball

Visiting from Khon Kaen University

53

Sripitak

Natthawit

BS

Nov 2016

 May 2017

Surimi plant operation

Visiting student from ManA Frozen Foods

N/D: Non degree student (visiting trainee)

 

Summer 2014 It was busy and productive. Angee, Matt, Jinhwan, Yuka, MG, Jihoon, Kaitlin, Taka.

IFT 2014 (New Orleans) June 21-25 2014

Fried shrimp with fat reduction August 2013

FolkLife Festival at the National Mall in June July 2012

Hathaigan Kokkaew completed her 1-year research visit July 2012

Angee visited Seoul, South Korea Nov 2011

Thierry visited back to Astoria Sept 2011

IFT 2011 Group Picture New Orleans

Ari Wendel became a father of three boys!

IFT 2009 Group Picture Anaheim

Captain Tom head-locked on his own professor

Dr. BY Kim and his wife HK

Dr. Jaczynski and his wife Gosia

Angee after her promotion to Senior Faculty Research Assistant

Dr. Panchaporn and Sam

Dr. Joodong Park June 15, 2008

IFT 2008 Group Picture New Orleans

Panchaporn ¡°Little Pepper¡± with background the Golden Gate from the Alcatraz

Zach and Joodong in jail cell - Alcatraz

Visit Alcatraz Jail PFT 2008 San Francisco

Joodong and kids August 2007

IFT 2007 Group Picture - Chicago

Field Trip Northern Hawk Surimi Factory Trawler American Seafoods, May 2007

Field Trip Shining Ocean May 2007

¡°Master¡± Angee Hunt from K-State, April 2007

Tiger Wood gives a green jacket to Dr. Park - 2006

Raquel Llorente and Jon in Bilbao, Spain 2006

Happy Family of Zachary Reed 2006

IFT 2006 Group Picture - Orlando

Dr. Siriporn and her family of four 2006

Dr. Won Yoon -Three boys look alike 2006

Group Picture  - IFT 2005 New Orleans <This restaurant was washed away due to the Catlina>

Team Surimi 2005-2007

Master Norman Kok 2005

Plant Tours 2004 Shining Ocean, King & Prince, and American Dynasty

Thierry Chesneau, visiting student 2004

Angee and Chris Hunt in 2004 IFT Las Vegas

Dr. Supawan 2004

Dr. Okan Esturk Bye Bye Dinner 2003

IFT 2003 - Group Picture - Chicago
IFT 2003 Group Picture - Chicago
IFT 2003 - with Tana, Gwenn, and Supawan - Chicago

IFT 2001 - with Michael, Justine, and June - New Orleans (?)
with Dr. Siriporn, her husband, and their boy Ming Pong - 2002 - Bangkok
with Dr. Tana, her husband Jirasak, and theri baby girl Jina - 2003 - Astoria
with Dr. Lin and his son, Ping Ping (Sean) - 2002 - Astoria
with Dr. Lin, Ping Ping, Dr. Yoon, and his son (Joshua) - 2002 - Astoria
with Young  - 2002 - Astoria

Taking a short nap - After staying up all night long for research - Edda, Dr. Jirawat, Dr. Siriporn, Dr. Yoon, June (in the middle), Sam (middle top/bottom)

Competition forever with Prof. BY Kim 2003- Corvallis
All the way from Iceland - Ari Wendel - 2003 - Astoria
Dr. Jirawat's visit in 2004 - Supawan, Joodong, and Tomoko

Visiting Professor Jin Kim and his family 2002

Master Panida ¡°June¡± Ponviratchai 2002