Dr. hab. Kazimierz Bęcek obtained his PhD and DSc (‘Habilitation’) from the Technical University Dresden, Germany, in 1987 and 2010, respectively. He worked at the School of Surveying, UNSW, Sydney, Australia, from 1989 to 1994 before joining a publishing house on the Gold Coast, Australia in 1995 as head of the Cartography and Data Acquisition Department. He also worked for the Queensland state government and the Gold Coast City local government (both in Australia) from 1998. In 2003 he began working at the Geography Department, University of Brunei Darussalam, teaching Cartography, GIS, Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Surveying. Currently he is advising Soartech Systems, Brunei in remote spatial data acquisition. His research interests include mathematical modeling of environmental systems, including landslide monitoring, natural hazard mapping, and applications of remote sensing methods for environmental studies. He is a former Vice-President of the Brunei Institution of Geomatics and a member of IEEE. He is currently holding the position of Visiting Professor at the Wroclaw University of Environmental and Life Sciences, Poland.
The Faculty of Environmental Engineering and Geodesy
Institute of Geodesy and Geoinformatics