Dr. Cho Cho Mar

Professor & Head

Ph.D (Engineering Chemistry)

+95 95026448, chochomar@yahoo.com

Biography of Dr. Cho Cho Mar

Ms. Cho Cho Mar is currently a Professor at Technological University (Maubin), under the Ministry of Education. She is graduate of Chemistry (B.Sc., Hons:) and Physical Chemistry (M.Sc.) from the Yangon University in 1994 and 1998 respectively. She was awarded a Ph.D (Engineering Chemistry) Degree from the Yangon Technological University in 2002.

She had to shift to the present university in July, 2017 from the Deputy Director of the Department of Research and Innovation (DRI) under the same Ministry. She was a group leader of Polymer Research Department and Applied Chemistry Research Department respectively under the DRI, and was working at those research departments for about 15 years during 1998-2017 as increasing posts; Researcher, Scientist, Principle Scientist and Deputy Director. She has own research faculty groups in each department involving people number from 7 to 10. Those groups have developed significant expertise in the following research areas.

She has also teaching experiences for two years as a Lecturer in Engineering Chemistry Department of Technological University (Kyaing Tong) from June 2010 to April 2012.

As oversea study, she also worked at Qingdao Institute of Bioenergy and Bioprocess Technology (QIBEBT), CAS, PR. China for Postdoc research program for 18 months during 2014-2017 under the China-ASEAN Talented Young Scientist Program.

Her interest research areas and projects done are Value-added products, Polymer, Green Chemistry and Water Chemistry, Bioenergy, Wastewater Treatment. Her group also could make Technology Transfers of “Protein foaming agent for Cellular Lightweight Concrete” project to concerning Light weight concrete companies in 2014-2015.