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Md. Rahedul Islam

Assistant Professor (On Study Leave)

Department of Geography and Environment

Pabna University of Science and Technology

Pabna, Bangladesh

Contact Information

+8801719363445 (Personal)

+8107041664038 (Personal)

rahe_ge@pust.ac.bd (Office)

rahe_ges76@yahoo.com (Personal)

Education

  • PhD Eng. (Ongoing, 2017 - ), Department of Civil Engineering, University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Master of Science (MSc), 2011, Dept. of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh, Result; CGPA: 4.00 (Out of 4.00)
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc), 2009, Dept. of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh, Result; CGPA: 3.94 (Out of 4.00)
  • Higher Secondary Certificate Examination (HSc), 2004, Dharampur Degree College, Rajshahi, Bangladesh. Result; GPA 4.70 (Without 4th Subject)
  • Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSc), 2002, Ujalkhalshi High School, Rajshahi, Bangladesh. Result; GPA 4.38 (Without 4th Subject)

Teaching Experience

  • Assistant Professor, (2015 to - ), Dept. of Geography and Environment, Pabna University of Science and Technology, Pabna, Bangladesh
  • Assistant Professor, (2013 to 2015), Dept. of Geography, Environment and Urban Planning, Pabna University of Science and Technology, Pabna, Bangladesh
  • Lecturer, (2011 to 2013), Dept. of Geography, Environment and Urban Planning, Pabna University of Science and Technology, Pabna, Bangladesh

Administrative or Other Experience

  • Executive Member, Science Club (2013-2014), Pabna University of Science and Technology, Pabna-6600.
  • Executive Member, Rover Scout (2014 to 2015), Pabna University of Science and Technology, Pabna-6600.
  • Vice President 2018-19, International Student Association of Civil Engineering (ISACE), University of Tokyo, Japan
  • General Secretary (2016- 2017), Teachers- Officers Club, Pabna University of Science and Technolog, Pabna, Bangladesh
  • Sports Secretary, (2012-13) Teachers- Officers Club, Pabna University of Science and Technolog, Pabna, Bangladesh
  • Assistant Proctor (2011 - 2014), Pabna University of Science and Technolog, Pabna, Bangladesh

Research Interests

  • Remote Sensing and GIS Application of Environment and Disaster

Active Research Project

  • Greenhouse Gas (Methane) Emission Reduction for Climate Change Mitigation: A Remote Sensing and GIS Approach

Previous Research Project

  • Loss of Agricultural Land Due to Infrastructural Development: Remote Sensing and GIS Application

Awards & Recognition

  • Junior High School Scholarship, 1999, Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board, Rajshahi, Bangladesh
  • Best Research Paper Award, 2019. IIS PhD Student Live, Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Japan
  • MEXT Scholarship for PhD Program (2017 to 2020)
  • UGC Research Grant- 2012, 2014, 2016
  • Merit Scholarship for outstanding result in the M.Sc. Examination 2011 from the University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.
  • Nawab Abdul Latif Hall Gold Medal for Outstanding result in B.Sc. (Honors) Examination-2009 from University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.

Journal Articles

  • Islam, M.R. (2013) LOSSES OF AGRICULTURAL LAND AND IMPACTS ON ENVIRONMENT: A STUDY ON RAJSHAHI DISTRICT OF BANGLADESH, Int. J. Sustain. Agril. Tech. 9(9): 01-07, September 2013, An online Journal of “G-Science Implementation and Publication”, website: www.gurpukur.com or www.gscience.net
  • Islam, M. R. (2013) Causes and Consequences of Agricultural Land losses of Rajshahi District, Bangladesh, IOSR Journal Of Environmental Science, Toxicology And Food Technology (IOSR-JESTFT), e-ISSN: 2319-2402,p- ISSN: 2319-2399. Volume 5, Issue 6 (Sep. - Oct. 2013), PP 58-65, www.Iosrjournals.Org
  • Islam, M. R. and Hassan Z. (2013) Losses of Agricultural Land due to Infrastructural Development: A Study on Rajshahi District. International Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research, Volume 4, Issue 11, November 2013, page 991-997, ISSN 2229-5518.
  • Islam, M.R. and Hassan Z. (2011) Land use changing Pattern and Challenges for Agricultural Land: A Study on Rajshahi District., Journal of Life and Earth Science, Rajshahi University, p. 67-74.

Conference Proceedings

  • [7] Islam,M. R., (2011), Climate changes and agricultural disparities, National Conferences on Environmental Day, 2011, Organized by Faculty of Life and Earth Science, Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur.
  • [8] Islam Md Rahedul and Wataru Takeuchi, 2019. Physio-climatic Classification of Bangladesh’s Rice Paddy Field for Alternate Wetting and Drying (AWD), The 40th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS), http://www.acrs2019.org/, Daejeong, Republic of Korea. 2019/10/14.
  • [7] Islam,M. R., (2011), Climate changes and agricultural disparities, National Conferences on Environmental Day, 2011, Organized by Faculty of Life and Earth Science, Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur.
  • [1] Islam Md Rahedul and Wataru Takeuchi, 2018. IRRIGATED-RAINFED RICE AREA MAPPING WITH CLIMATIC PARAMETERS OVER BANGLADESH. International Symposium on Remote Sensing (ISRS). https://isrs.csrsr.ncu.edu.tw/ , Taipei, Taiwan. 2019/04/17-20.
  • [2] Islam Md Rahedul and Wataru Takeuchi, 2019. IRRIGATED-RAINFED RICE AREA MAPPING WITH CLIMATIC PARAMETERS OVER BANGLADESH. 第27回 生研フォーラム「宇宙からの地球環境・災害のモニタリングとリスク評価」:東京大学生産技術研究所 (東京都目黒区), 2019/3/6.
  • [3] Islam Md Rahedul and Wataru Takeuchi, 2018. IRRIGATED AREA MAPPING TO ASSES AWD POTENTIAL OVER BANGLADESH WITH MODIS TIME SERIES From 2001-2016. Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS). https://acrs2018.mrsa.gov.my/. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 2018/10/15-19.
  • [4] Islam Md Rahedul and Wataru Takeuchi, 2018. CROP CALENDAR MAPPING FOR AWD ASSESSMENT OVER BANGLADESH WITH MODIS TIME SERIES FROM 2001-2016. International Symposium on Remote Sensing (ISRS). http://isrs.or.kr/, Pyeongchang, South Korea. 2018/05/09.
  • [5] Islam Md Rahedul and Wataru Takeuchi, 2019. AWD Irrigation Techniques in Rice Paddy Irrigation: A Great Opportunity for Bangladesh. 第26回 生研フォーラム「宇宙からの地球環境・災害のモニタリングとリスク評価」:東京大学生産技術研究所 (東京都目黒区), 2018/3/6.
  • [6] Islam, M. R., (2017), Climate change and community-based adaptation in Char Area: A tentative study on Char Ghospur Pabna., 3rd International seminar on Earth System Process and Interruption: Contemporary Issues, 19-20 April 2017, Gour Bangla University, Maldha, West Bengal, India.

Conducted Courses

  • Geography and Environment
  • Application of Geographic Information System (GIS)
  • Remote Sensing and Photogrametry

Conference and Seminar Attended

  • [12] The 40th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS) 2019, http://www.acrs2019.org/, Daejeong, Republic of Korea. 2019/10/14.
  • [11] Seminar on Development and Environment 2017, Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), Seoul, People Republic of Korea.
  • [10] IIS PhD Student Live, 2019. Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Japan
  • [9] International Symposium on Remote Sensing (ISRS) 2019, https://isrs.csrsr.ncu.edu.tw/ , Taipei, Taiwan. 2019/04/17
  • [8] The 27th IIS Forum: Earth Observation, Disaster Monitoring and Risk Management, 3th to 6th March 2019, Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Japan
  • [7] The 39th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS) 2018, https://acrs2018.mrsa.gov.my/. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 2018/10/15-19.
  • [6] International Symposium on Remote Sensing (ISRS). 2018, http://isrs.or.kr/, Pyeongchang, South Korea. 2018/05/09.
  • [5] The 26th IIS Forum: Earth Observation, Disaster Monitoring and Risk Management, 6th to 8th March 2018, Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Japan
  • [4] The 3rd International seminar on Earth System Process and Interruption: Contemporary Issues, 19-20 April 2017, Gour Bangla University, Malda, West Bengal, India.
  • [3] International Conference on Resource and Development, 2014, Dept. of GES, RU and Institute of Geography, University of Freiburg, Germany
  • [2] International Workshop on Effective Teaching and Learning Method, 2013, Dept. of GES, RU and Institute of Geography, University of Freiburg, Germany
  • [1] National Conferences on Environmental Day, 2011, Organized by Faculty of Life and Earth Science, Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur, Bangladesh

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