Mr. Bernard Kirui

Designation: Coordinator, IGGReS Laboratories

Academic Qualifications

Qualification Institution Year
MSc. Geospatial Information Science Dedan Kimathi University of Technology2022
BSc. Geospatial Information ScienceDedan Kimathi University of Technology 2015

Research Interests

  • Big data technologies and cloud computing in RS and GIS
    Machine learning/deep learning in RS and GIS
  • Climate science and forestry using RS and GIS
    Agricultural and soil moisture monitoring using optical, SAR, and hyperspectral datasets
  • Climate change analysis and environmental modelling
  • Agricultural Water productivity analysis using remote sensing
  • Advanced geospatial data visualization and location analytics
  • Automation of geospatial processes using deep learning
  • Data Fusion and Assimilation.


Membership to Professional Bodies

  • Graduate member of the Institution of Surveyors of Kenya (ISK)
  • Associate Expert- NEMA