Waqas A. Qazi

Dr. Waqas A. Qazi holds a PhD from University of Colorado, Boulder, USA, under a Fulbright fellowship, and is currently working as Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Space Science at Institute of Space Technology (IST), Islamabad. At CU-Boulder, he studied at the Dept. of Aerospace Engineering Sciences, and the focus area for his PhD was Remote Sensing, Earth and Space Science.

He considers himself as an Earth Scientist or Remote Sensing Scientist, with broader research interests lie in the areas of remote sensing, earth observation, oceanography, earth system study and modelling, and scientific programming. He is a reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Geoscience & Remote Sensing and Forest Ecology, an alumnus of Pakistan National Physics Talent Contest (NPTC), an alumnus of the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings, a Fulbright alumnus, and the Pakistan National Point of Contact for Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC).