Mr. Islam is a remote sensing specialist with 24 years of expertise in satellite image processing and remote sensing applications in flood monitoring, river and coastal erosion-accretion, water resources management, environment, agricultural crop mapping, natural resources mapping, telecommunication, urban planning etc. He started his professional career with GIS technology in 1995 and joined CEGIS as Remote Sensing Professional in 2000. In addition to optical image processing he has sound knowledge in SAR (Synthetic Aperture Radar) image processing for flood extent mapping and monitoring, and monsoon Aman season rice mapping using temporal SAR images. He also has experience in object-oriented image classification techniques required for information extraction from high resolution satellite image data. He has strong analytical, communication, leadership and decision-making skills.