Asst. Prof. Dr. Bundet Boekfa
ผศ.ดร. บุญเดช เบิกฟ้า

Contact Information:
Chemistry Division,
Faculty of Liberal Arts and Science,
Kasetsart University Kamphaeng Saen Campus,
Nakhon Pathom 73140, THAILAND

E-mail: bundet.b@ku.ac.th, bboekfa@yahoo.com

Education:
2009 Ph.D. (Chemistry) Kasetsart University, Thailand
2004 M.S. (Physical Chemistry) Kasetsart University, Thailand
2002 B.Sc. (Chemistry) Thaksin University, Thailand
 
Invited Reviewer for International Scientific Articles :
- Journal of American Chemical Soceity
- Journal of Physical Chemistry
- Applied Catalysis B: Environmental
- RSC Advances
- Journal of Molecular Modeling
- Science and Technology RMUTT Journal
- Journal of Science and Technology Ubon Ratchathani University
- veridian e-journal silpakorn university
 
List of Publications:
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Publications:
39

Theoretical study on 31P NMR chemical shifts of phosphorus-modified CHA zeolites
P. Zhao, B. Boekfa, T. Nishitoba, N. Tsunoji, T. Sano, T. Yokoi, M. Ogura and M. Ehara.
Microporous and Mesoporous Materials (2019) 109908

38

Exploitation of missing linker in Zr-based metal-organic framework as the catalyst support for selective oxidation of benzyl alcohol
W. Jumpathong, T. Pila, Y. Lekjing, P. Chirawatkul, B. Boekfa, S. Horike and K. Kongpatpanich
APL Materials (2019) 7, 111109/1-6

37 Theoretical and Experimental Study on the 7-Hydroxy-4-Methylcoumarin Synthesis with H-Beta Zeolite
S. Klinyod, B. Boekfa, S. Pornsatitworakul, T. Maihom, N. Jarussophon, P. Treesukol, C. Wattanakit and J. Limtrakul
ChemistrySelect, (2019) 4, 10660-10667
36

Theoretical and experimental investigation of NMR, IR and UV-visible spectra of hydroxyl-substituted-4-chloromethylcoumarin derivatives
C. Loarueng, B. Boekfa, S. Jarussophon, P. Pongwan, N. Kaewchangwat, K. Suttisintong and N. Jarussophon
Arkivoc , (2019) 6, 116-127.

35

Biodegradation of Levan Polymer / Poly (Lactic Acid) (PLA) Blend
P. Phengnoi, K. Thongmee, S. Tiptipakorn, B. Boekfa, K. Kuttiyawong
IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, (2019)526, 012025

34

Theoretical study of methane adsorption and C─H bond activation over Fe‐embedded graphene: Effect of external electric field
S. Ketrat, T. Maihom, P. Treesukul, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
J. Comp. Chem., (2019) 10.1021/acs.joc.9b00555

33

Construction of 5-Aminotetrazoles via In Situ Generation of Carbodiimidium ions from Ketones Promoted by TMSN3/TfOH
P Nimnual, J Tummatorn, B Boekfa, C Thongsornkleeb, S Ruchirawat, P Piyachat, and K Punjajom
J. Org. Chem., (2019) 84, 9, 5603-5613

32

A Simple “Nano-Templating” Method Using Zeolite Y Toward the Formation of Carbon Schwarzites
P Boonyoung, T Kasukabe, Y Hoshikawa, Á Berenguer-Murcia, D Cazorla-Amorós, B Boekfa, H Nishihara, T Kyotani and K Nueangnoraj
Front. Mater. (2019) 6:104

31

Turn-on fluorescent sensor for the detection of lipopolysaccharide based on a novel bispyrenyl terephtalaldehyde-bis-guanylhydrazone
K Khownium, J Romsaiyud, S Borwornpinyo, P Wongkrasant, P Pongkorpsakol, C Muanprasat, B Boekfa, T Vilaivan, S Ruchirawat and J limtrakul
New J. Chem., (2019) 43, 7051-7056

30

Theoretical study of CO2 hydrogenation into formic acid on Lewis acid zeolites
W Thongnuam, T Maihom, S Choomwattana, Y Injongkol, B Boekfa, P Treesukol and J Limtrakul
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys, (2018) 20, 25179-25185.

29 The Activation of Methane on Ru, Rh, and Pd Decorated Carbon Nanotube and Boron Nitride Nanotube: A DFT Study
B Boekfa, P Treesukol, Y Injongkol, T Maihom, P Maitarad and J Limtrakul
Catalysts., (2018) 8, 190.
28 Theoretical Study on Reaction Mechanisms of Furfural Hydrogenation to Furfuryl Alcohol on Lewis Acidic BEA Zeolites: Effects of Defect Structure and Tetravalent Metals Substitution
Y Injongkol, T Maihom, P Treesukul, J Sirijaraensre, B Boekfa and J Limtrakul
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., (2017) 7, 24042-240488
27 A mechanistic study of ethanol transformation into ethene and acetaldehyde on an oxygenated Au-exchanged ZSM-5 zeolite
Y Injongkol, T Maihom, S Choomwattana, B Boekfa and J Limtrakul
RSC Adv, (2017) 7, 38052-3805.
26 Combined Computational and Experimental Studies of Trans- and Cis-Isomers of Potassium Diaquabis(Oxalato)Chromate (III)
S Ruangchaithaweesuk, J Chorkate, T Maihom, P Poolmee, P Treesukol, T Rungsawang, P Maitarad, B Boekfa
Key Engineering Materials , (2017) 757, 103-107.
25 An Experimental and Theoretical Study on the Aldol Condensation on Zirconium-Based Metal-Organic Framework
W Thongnuam, S Pornsatitworakul, T Maihom, P Treesukol, N Jarussophon, P Maitarad, K Kongpatpanich, B Boekfa
Key Engineering Materials , (2017) 757, 98-102.
24 Adsorption of Ammonia on Zirconium-Based Metal-Organic Framework: A Combined Experimental and Theoretical Study
S Phikulthai, Y Injongkol, T Maihom, P Treesukol, P Maitarad, V Tangsermvit, K Kongpatpanich, B Boekfa
Key Engineering Materials , (2017) 757, 93-97.
23 The coumarin synthesis: a combined experimental and theoretical study
S. Pornsatitworakul, B. Boekfa, T. Maihom, P. Treesukol, S. Namuangruk, S. Jarussophon, N. Jarussophon and J. Limtrakul
Monatshefte für Chemie - Chemical Monthly
, (2017) 148, 1245–1250.
22 Theoretical mechanistic study of the ethylene oxidation over permanganate: effect of BF3 Lewis acid
T. Maihom, S. Choomwattana, B. Boekfa and P. Treesukol
Monatshefte für Chemie - Chemical Monthly, (2017) 148, 1277–1284.
21 Structure, Interaction, and Dynamics of Au/Pd Bimetallic Nanoalloys Dispersed in Aqueous Ethylpyrrolidone, a Monomeric Moiety of Polyvinylpyrrolidone
A. Gupta, B. Boekfa, H. Sakurai, M. Ehara, and U. Deva Priyakumar
J. Phys. Chem. C, (2016) 120 (31), 17454 - 17464
20 Mechanism of Ullmann Coupling Reaction of Chloroarene on Au/Pd Alloy Nanocluster: A DFT Study
J. Meeprasert, S. Namuangruk, B. Boekfa, R.N. Dhital, H. Sakurai, M. Ehara
Organometallics
, (2016) 35 (9), 1192–1201
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C-Cl Bond Activation on Au/Pd Bimetallic Nanocatalysts Studied by Density Functional Theory and Genetic Algorithm Calculations
B. Boekfa, E. Pahl, N. Gaston, H. Sakurai, J. Limtrakul, M. Ehara
J. Phys. Chem. C, (2014) 118 (38), 22188 - 22196
18
Metal-porphyrin: A Potential Catalyst for N2O Direct Decomposition by Theoretical Reaction Mechanism Investigation.
P. Maitarad, S. Namuangruk, D. Zhang, L. Shi, H. Li, L. Huang, B. Boekfa, M. Ehara
Environ. Sci. Technol., (2014) 48 (12), 7101-7110.
17
Production of Formic Acid via Hydrogenation of CO2 over a Copper-Alkoxide-Functionalized MOF: A Mechanistic Study
T. Maihom, S. Wannakao,  B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
J. Phys. Chem. C, (2013) 117 (34), 17650-17658.
16
Density functional study of the activity of gold-supported ZSM-5 zeolites for nitrous oxide decomposition
T. Maihom, S. Wannakao,  B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
Chemical Physics Letters (2013), 556, 217-224.
15
Skeletal Isomerization of 1-Butene over Ferrierite Zeolite: A Quantum Chemical Analysis of Structures and Reaction Mechanisms
C. Wattanakit, S. Nokbin, B. Boekfa, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul
J. Phys. Chem. C, (2012) 116 (9), 5654-5663
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Density functional theory study on catalytic cracking of n-hexane on heteropoly acid: A comparison with acidic zeolite
S. Choomwattana, T. Maihom, B. Boekfa, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul
Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering , (2012) 90(4), 865-872.
13
Density functional theory calculations on structures and mechanisms of peptide bond formation between two glycine molecules catalyzed by Zeolite Faujasite
O. Phuakkong, K. Bobuatong, P. Pantu, B. Boekfa, M. Probst and J. Limtrakul
ChemPhysChem,12 (2011) 2160-2168.
12
Sructures and reaction mechanisms of glycerol dehydration over H-ZSM-5 zeolite: A density functional theory study
K. Kongpatpanich, T. Nanok, B. Boekfa, M. Probst and J. Limtrakul.
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 13 (2011) 6462-6470.
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Adsorption and Tautomerization Reaction of Acetone on Acidic Zeolites: The Confinement Effect in Different Types of Zeolites
B. Boekfa
, P. Pantu, M. Probst, and J. Limtrakul.
J. Phys. Chem. C, 114 (2010) 15061-15067.
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Oxidative Dehydrogenation of Propane over a VO2-exchanged MCM-22 zeolite: a DFT Study
S. Wannakao, B. Boekfa, P. Khongpracha, M. Probst and J. Limtrakul.
ChemPhysChem, 11 (2010) 3432-3438.
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N2O decomposition over Fe-zeolites: Structure of the active sites and the origin of the distinct reactivity of Fe-ferrierite, Fe-ZSM-5, and Fe-beta. A combined periodic DFT and multispectral study
S. Sklenak, P.C. Andrikopoulos, B. Boekfa, B. Jansang, J. Novakova, L. Benco, T. Bucko, J. Hafner, J. Dedecek and Z. Sobalik.
J. Catal, 272 (2010) 262-274.
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Reaction Mechanisms of the Methylation of Ethylene with Methanol and Dimethyl Ether over H-ZSM-5: An ONIOM Study
T. Maihom, B. Boekfa, J. Sirijaraensre, T. Nanok, M. Probst and J. Limtrakul.
J. Phys. Chem C, 113 (2009) 6654-6662.
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Interaction of Amino Acids with H-ZSM-5 Zeolite: an Embedded ONIOM Study.
B. Boekfa, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul.
J Mol Struct, 889 (2008) 81-88.
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Nanocavity effects on N2O decomposition on different types of Fe-zeolites (Fe-FER, Fe-BEA, Fe-ZSM-5 and Fe-FAU).
P. Pantu, B. Boekfa, S. Sunpetch and J. Limtrakul.
ChemEngComm
. 195 (2008) 1477-1485.
4
Aluminum Siting in the ZSM-22 and THETA-1 Zeolites Revisited: A QM/MM Study.
S. Sklenak, J. Dedecek, C. Li, F. Gao, B. Jansang, B. Boekfa, B. Wichterlova and J. Sauer.
Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun, 73 (2008) 909-920.
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N2O Decomposition on Iron Exchanged Ferrierite. A Combined Periodic DFT and Static IN-SITU FTIR Study.
S. Sklenak, Z. Sobalik, Z. Tacaruzkova, B. Jansang, C. Li, F. Gao, B. Boekfa, L. Benco, T. Bucko and J. Hafner.
Stud. Surf. Sci. Cat. 277 (2008) 713-716.
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A Quantum Chemical Study of the Interaction of Carbonyls with H-ZSM5 Zeolite.
B. Boekfa,
J. Sirijareansre, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul.
Stud. Surf. Sci. Cat. 154 (2004) 1582-1588.
 
Books & Proceedings :
62 The adsorption of bio-ethanol with modify isomorphously substituted ZSM-5
zeolites: An ONIOM study
N. Maeboonruan, T. Maihom, P. Treesukol, P. Maitarad, B. Boekfa
Proceeding of the 2018 Chemistry Research Symposium
(2018) 1-5
61 Proceeding of the 2018 Chemistry Research Symposium
(ISBN 978-616-278-455-2)
60 Computational Chemistry - Bundet Boekfa
(ISBN 978-616-278-385-2)
59 The Catalytic Reaction of Ethanol to Ethylene: A DFT Study
S Phikulthai, Y Injongkol, C Wattanakit, T Maihom, N Jarussophon, B. Boekfa and P. Treesukol
Journal of Science and Technology Ubon Ratchathani University . (2017) 1-4
58 The adsorptions of glucose, hydroxyl-methylfurfural and levulinic acid on H-ZSM-5 zeolite: A hybrid MP2:DFT method
Maeboonruan N., T. Maihom, P. Poolmee, P. Treesukol and B. Boekfa
KMUTNB: IJAST. (2017) 167-174
57 Direct Conversion of Methane to Methanol on Fe-Porphyrin: A DFT Study
Bundet Boekfa, Kedubon Pitak, Songtham Ruangchaithaweesuk, Thana Maihom and Piti Treesukol  
Engineering and Applied Science Research (2016) 43, 416-418
56 The adsorption of carbon dioxide and methane on Ni-Porphyrin: A DFT Study
Saowalak Phikulthai, Thana Maihom, Piti Treesukol, Bundet Boekfa
PACCON Proceedings 2016: Physical and Theoretical Chemistry (2016) 1450-1455
55 The reaction mechanism of hydrogen peroxide formation over Au/TiO2 catalysts: A DFT study
Worawaran Thongnuam, Thana Maihom, Piti Treesukol, Bundet Boekfa
PACCON Proceedings 2016: Physical and Theoretical Chemistry (2016) 1489-1493
54 Methane dissociative reaction on Rh-decorated carbon and boron-nitride nanotubes
Y Injongkol, B Boekfa, P Treesukol
2015 International Conference on Science and Technology (TICST) , (2015)  218-224
53 Catalytic oxidation of CO with N2O on Fe-porphyrin catalyst
S Pornsatitworakul, S Phikulthai, S Namuangruk, B Boekfa
2015 International Conference on Science and Technology (TICST), (2015) 225-229
52 Oxidation of chlorobenzene using Au-, Au/Pd- and Pd-ZSM-5 zeolite catalysts: A DFT study
Bundet Boekfa, Prof Masahiro Ehara, Prof Hidehiro Sakurai, Thana Maihom, Prof Jumras Limtrakul
Preprints - ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2014), 59(2),  671-674.
51 Effect of a zeolitic cavity on the catalytic activity of ethyl acetate decomposition
Winyoo Sangthong, Thana Maihom, Bundet Boekfa, Prof Jumras Limtrakul
248th ACS National Meeting (2014), 59(2), PHYS-598.
50 Structures and energetics of carbon dioxide hydration over copper alkoxide functionalization in metal-organic frameworks: A DFT study
Chadchalerm Raksakoon, Thana Maihom, Bundet Boekfa, Jumras Limtrakul
Preprints - ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2014), 59(2), 914-916.
49 Dehydrogenation of ethanol to acetaldehyde over Au-exchanged ZSM-5 zeolite: A DFT study
Maihom, Thana; Wannakao, Sippakorn; Boekfa, Bundet; Limtrakul, Jumras
Preprints - ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2014), 59(1), 648-650.
48 The oxidative addition of bromobenzene on palladium ZSM-5: A mechanistic study
Boekfa, Bundet; Ehara, Masahiro; Sakurai, Hidehiro; Maihom, Thana; Limtrakul, Jumras
Preprints - ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2014), 59(1), 629-631.
47 Cycloaddition reaction of carbon dioxide and ethylene oxides over heterometallic paddlewheel carboxylates: A mechanistic study
Yadnum, Sudarat; Impeng, Sarawoot; Maihom, Thana; Boekfa, Bundet; Limtrakul, Jumras
247th ACS National Meeting (2014), CATL-234.
46 The oxidative addition of chlorobenzene on bimetallic Au/Pd catalysts: An DFT study
Boekfa, Bundet; Ehara, Masahiro; Limtrakul, Jumras; Dhital, Raghu Nath; Sakurai, Hidehiro
5th JCS International Symposium on Theoretical Chemistry (2013), PIIb-11.
45

Selective oxidation of methane to methanol over catalytic Fe-ZSM-5 zeolite: a DFT (M06-L) study
Boekfa, Bundet; Maihim, Thana; Wannakao, Sippakorn; Limtrakul, Jumras
Preprints - ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2012), 57(2), 490-494.

44 Aldol condensation of acetaldehyde over H-​ZSM-​5 zeolite: An advanced DFT approach
Boekfa, Bundet; Limtrakul, Jumras
Preprints - ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2013), 58(1), 713-716.
43 Selective oxidation of methane to methanol over catalytic Fe-ZSM-5 zeolite: a DFT (M06-L) study
Boekfa, Bundet; Maihim, Thana; Wannakao, Sippakorn; Limtrakul, Jumras
Preprints - ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2012), 57(2), 490-494.
42 Structure and reaction mechanism of CO2 hydrogenation to formic acid over copper alkoxide functionalization in metal-organic frameworks
Maihom, Thana; Wannakao, Sippakorn; Boekfa, Bundet; Limtrakul, Jumras
Preprints - ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2012), 57(2), 362-365.
41 Dehydrogenation of ethanol to acetaldehyde on FeO-embedded graphene: a periodic density functional theory study
Chareunviengnuea, Patipan; Boekfa, Bundet; Maihom, Thana; Wannakao, Sippakorn; Khongpracha, Pipat; Limtrakul, Jumras
Preprints - ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2012), 57(2), 88-89.
40 Isomerization mechanism of m-xylene to p-xylene on H-ITQ-22: A DFT mechanistic study
B. Boekfa, and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2012), 57(1) 1048-1051.
39 Adsorption and dehydrogenation of ethanol over Fe-ZSM-5 zeolite: A DFT mechanistic study
T. Maihom, S. Wannakao, B. Boekfa, P. Treesukol and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2012), 57(1) 910-912.
38 Structures and reaction mechanisms of Friedel-Crafts acylation reactions over acid faujasite zeolite
T. Yutthalekha, B. Boekfa, and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2012), 57(1) 93-96.
37 Decomposition of nitrous oxide on iron embedded boron nitride and graphene sheets: A DFT mechanistic study
V. Paluka, S. Wannakao, T. Maihom, B. Boekfa, P. Khongpracha and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2012), 57(1) 97-99.
36 Density functional study of adsorption and surface alkoxy species formation of ethylene on a newly synthesized H-ITQ-22 zeolite: A comparison with a well-known and industrially important H-ZSM-5 zeolite
B. Boekfa, and J. Limtrakul
241th ACS National Meeting, (2012), PHYS-370.
35 Adsorption and hydrogen exchange reaction of light alkanes in the nanocavity of zeolite: A DFT study
B. Boekfa, and J. Limtrakul
241th ACS National Meeting, (2012), INOR-1245.
34 Effects of the zeolite nanocavity on the adsorption of alkanes studied with the density functional M06-2X
V. Dungsrikaew, T. Maihom, S. Wannakao B. Boekfa, and J. Limtrakul
241th ACS National Meeting, (2012), INOR-1244.
33 Reaction Mechanism of Isomerization of 1-Butene to Isobutene over Multipore H-ITQ-22 Zeolite: A DFT Study
B. Boekfa, P. Treesukol and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(2) 208-211.
32

Shape-selective Hydrocarbon Cracking of n-hexane on MCM-22 zeolite: Pore Shape Stability on Zeolites
S. Tiewcharoen, B. Boekfa, P. Treesukol, T. Maihom and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(2) 240-242.

31 Oxidation of Carbon Monoxide by Nitrous Oxide Decomposition on Fe-embedded graphene
S. Wannakao, T. Maihom, P. Khongpracha, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(2) 216-217.
30 Structures and reaction mechanisms of Butadiene cycloaddition over Metal-exchanged Faujasite
T. Yutthalekha, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(2) 221-224.
29 Skeletal isomerization of 1-butene to isobutene on H-ZSM-5 Zeolite: A newly deverloped Density Functional Theory study
B. Boekfa, K. Kongpatpanich, P. Limtrakul and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(1), 131-134
28 Quantum Effect on the Reaction Mechanism of Propene Oxide Isomerization in H-ITQ-22: A DFT Investigation
K. Theanngern, B. Boekfa, P. Khongpracha and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(1), 125-128
27 Structures and reaction mechanisms of butadiene cycloaddition over metal-exchanged Faujasite
T. Yutthalekha , K. Kongpatpanich, T. Maihom, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(1), 102-105
26 Structures and reaction mechanisms of n-butanol conversion to iso-butene over THETA-1 Zeolite: A DFT study
J. Wiangngean , K. Kongpatpanich, S. Wannakao, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(1), 135-138
25 The Acid Location of the Bronsted Acid Site in ITQ-22 zeolite: A Newly Developed Density Functional Theory Study
B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
241th ACS National Meeting, (2011) INOR-780.
24 Strength and Bronsted acid sites of ITQ-34/Pyridine Complexes: A Newly Developed Density Functional Theory Study
B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
241th ACS National Meeting, (2011) INOR-953.
23 The Confinement Effect of the Zeolite Framework on the Isomerization Reaction of Propene Oxide over Nanostructured H-FER Zeolite Catalyst Using a Newly Developed "Embedded MP2:M06" Method
B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
NanoThailand 2010 Conference, (2010), 187-188.
22 Adsorption of a Basic Probe Molecule over Nanoporous Catalysts (H-FAU and H-MOR): an Embedded Nanocluster Approach
S. Khueanphet, B. Boekfa, T. Nanok and J. Limtrakul
The proceedings of NanoThailand 2010 Conference, (2010), 232-236.
21 Density Functional Analysis of the Confinement Effect in Nanoporous MCM-22 Petrochemical Catalyst: Nanocluster Model Approach
P. Srifa, S. Nokbin, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
The proceedings of NanoThailand 2010 Conference, (2010), 224-227.
20 Structures and Reaction Mechanisms of Skeletal Isomerization of 1-Butene over Ferrierite Zeolite: An Embeded Nanocluster Approach
C. Wattanakit, S. Nokbin, B. Boekfa, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul
The proceedings of NanoThailand 2010 Conference, (2010), 224-227.
19 Theoretical Studies of Nitrous Oxide Decomposition Reaction in Transition Metals (TM) Ion Exchanged ZSM-5 Zeolite
B. Sunpetch, B. Boekfa, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul
The proceedings of NanoThailand 2010 Conference, (2010), 224-227.
18 Catalytic dehydrogenation of ethylbenzene to styrene over Fe-ZSM-5 zeolite: A newly developed density functional theory (M06-L) in ONIOM scheme
B. Boekfa; T. Maihom, S. Wannakao, P. Limtrakul and J. Limtrakul.
240th ACS National Meeting, (2010), PHYS-460.
17 Quantum chemical calculation of the hydrogenation reaction of encapsulated formaldehyde in Na-FAU zeolite
W. Sangthong, S. Wannakao, S. Choomwattana, T. Maihom, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul.
240th ACS National Meeting, (2010), PHYS-457.
16 Structures and reaction pathways of methylation of 2-methylnaphthalene with methanol over H-BEA zeolite
K. Bobuatong, B. Boekfa, S. Wannakao and J. Limtrakul.
240th ACS National Meeting, (2010), PHYS-455
15 DFT study of oxidative dehydrogenation of propane over a VO2-exchanged MCM-22 and ZSM-5 zeolites
S. Wannakao, T. Maihom, W. Sangthong, B. Boekfa, P. Khongpracha and J. Limtrakul.
240th ACS National Meeting, (2010), PHYS-337.
14 Reaction mechanisms of ethene formation via ethanol dehydration catalyzed by Fe-ZSM-5 zeolite: An ONIOM study with an M06-L functional
T. Maihom, B. Boekfa, S. Wannakao and J. Limtrakul
240th ACS National Meeting, (2010), INOR-442.
13 Structures and reaction mechanisms of propene oxide isomerization to propanal on H-FER zeolite: A theoretical study using the newly developed density functional theory
B. Boekfa, T. Maihom, S. Wannakao, K. Bobuatong and J. Limtrakul
240th ACS National Meeting, (2010), INOR-441
12 Oxidative dehydrogenation of propane over a VO2-exchanged MCM-22: A newly developed DFT study
S. Wannakao, B. Boekfa, P. Khongpracha and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2010), 55(1), 129-132.
11 Structures and reaction mechanisms of glycerol dehydration over H-ZSM-5 zeolite
K. Kongpatpanich, T. Nanok, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2010), 55(1), 115-118. .
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Application of newly developed M06-2X functional for identifying a suitable industrially important petrochemical zeolite catalyst for a particular reaction
B. Boekfa, P. Pantu, M. Probst, P. Limtrakul and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2010), 55(1), 119-122.

9 Quantum-chemical analysis of reactions between pyridine and the industrially important petrochemical zeolite catalyst
P. Srifa, S. Nokbin, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul.
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2010), 55(1), 156-159.
8 Adsorption of a basic probe molecule over nanostructured zeolitic catalysts (H-FAU, H-MOR and H-MCM-22 ): A newly developed density functional M06-2X study
S. Khueanphet, B. Boekfa, T. Nanok and J. Limtrakul
239th ACS National Meeting, (2010), INOR-919.
7 Skeletal isomerization of 1-butene over ferrierite zeolite: A quantum chemical analysis of structures and reaction mechanisms
C. Wattanakit, B. Boekfa, S. Nokbin, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul
239th ACS National Meeting, (2010), INOR-917.
6 The Quantum Confinement Effect on the Adsorption and Reaction of Aliphatic and Aromatic Hydrocarbons on 'Nano Reactor' ZSM-5 Zeolite: A Newly Developed Density Functional Theory (DFT) Investigation
B. Boekfa, S. Choomwattana, P. Maitarad, P. Limtrakul and J. Limtrakul.
The proceedings of NSTI-Nanotech, (2009) 268-271.
5 Structure and Reaction Mechanisms of peptide formation over nanostructured zeolite.
O. Phuakkong, K. Bobuatong, B. Boekfa, S. Choomwattana, P. Khongpracha, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul.
The proceedings of Pure and Applied Chemistry International Conference (PACCON), (2009) 480-483.
4 Effects of the framework on the adsorption of methane on IRMOF-1, IRMOF-2 and IRMOF-6 Metal-Organic Frameworks: A combined QM and MM study.
B. Boekfa, S. Choomwattana, C. Wattanakit, P. Limtrakul, P. Pantu, P. Khongpracha and J. Limtrakul.
Nanoporous Materials - V, (2008) 431-438.
3 Adsorption of Glycine Amino Acid in Zeolite: An Embedded QM/MM Study.
B. Boekfa,
J. Sirijareansre, P. Limtrakul, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul.
The proceedings of NSTI-Nanotech
. 1 (2007) 454-457.
2 The adsorption and diffusion of 1-butene and cis-2-butene on H-FER: combined Quantum Mechanics/ Molecular Mechanics and Molecular Dynamics Simulation.
B. Boekfa
and J. Limtrakul.
The proceedings of 32th Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand
, October 10-12, 2006. Bangkok, Thailand.
1 The ONIOM study of the surface species present in acetone condensation on H-ZSM-5 catalyst.
B. Boekfa
and J. Limtrakul.
The proceedings of 30th Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, October 19-21, 2004. Bangkok, Thailand.

Awards:

2010 Honorable Awards for the highest number of publications, FLAS, KU
2009 Honorable Mention on His Thesis Award, Graduate School, Kasetsart University
2008 Great Student Awards, Physical Chemistry Division, Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University
 

Research Grants:

2017 Postdoctoral research project from the TRF, Thailand
2017 Research project from Institute for Molecular Science, Japan
2016 Research project from Facalty of Lib Arts & Sci, Thailand
2016 Research project from NRCT, Thailand
2016 Research project from KUDRI, Thailand
2015 Research project from TGIST, Thailand
2015 Research project from NRU-KU, Thailand
2013 Postdoctoral research project from Institute for Molecular Science, Japan
2011 Postdoctoral research project from the TRF, Thailand
2011 Herbal database project from NRCT, Thailand
2007 Visiting fellow at J. Heyrovsk‎‎y Inst Phys Chem, Czech Republic  
 
Lectured Subjects:
  Mathematical Methods in Chemistry
  Quantum Mechanics
  Statistical Mechanics
  Computer Simulation in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
  Structure and Reactivity in Zeolites
  General Chemistry