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River, Delta and Coastal Morphology Division

The Morphology Division is responsible for morphological prediction using GIS and RS techniques, as well as participates in all EIA and SIA studies in the water sector projects to assess impacts on river morphology; and is involved in monitoring the environmental impacts of large water sector projects.

This Division is comprised of well-qualified morphologists, who have developed a unique method of studying morphological processes using remote sensing and GIS technology. The key activities of this Division includes prediction and monitoring of morphological changes and bank erosion; vulnerability assessment; morphological and planform analysis, etc.

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Dr. Maminul Haque Sarker
Director (Addl. charge)

Dr. Sarker is an expert in fluvial morphology and relevant fields- especially in the field of river morphology, predictions of river planform, monitoring the morphological development, planning, execution and Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) in ... More

Area of Expertise

  • Development and enhancement of River Erosion Prediction Model
  • Dissemination of River Erosion Prediction
  • Morphological analysis
  • Training


Projects Under this Division