Environmental Science and Engineering
Canute Hyandye (PhD) works as Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental Planning of the Institute of Rural Development Planning. He is an Environmental Scientist and Engineer with 14+ years of experience as a researcher, trainer and consultant in the field of Remote Sensing and GIS applications in various fields, not limited to natural resources assessment, eco-vulnerability assessments, environmental management and planning. He is also a Registered Environmental Expert by National Environmental Management Council (NEMC) – Environmental Auditing.
Main research and academic interest is on geospatial technologies, water resources, , environmental pollution and control, resource mapping, cleaner production, water and sanitation, climate change adaptation and mitigation, rural energy sources and utilization, ecological vulnerability assessments, land use changes and climate modelling as well as innovation and entrepreneurship for wealth creation.