Dr. Abdul Mussawir Choudhury
ex-Chairperson SPARRSO  


Abdul Musawwir Choudhury who has served as director of research and chairperson of the Space Research and Remote Sensing Organization (SPARRSO) since 1980. SPARRSO is a government-sponsored research organisation specialising in remote sensing and computer modelling. With a staff of 150 (including about 50 research scientists), SPARRSO, headquartered in the capital city of Dhaka, works closely with other governmental agencies responsible for water, forestry, fishery and land-use management.