Dr. Farouk El-Baz is Research Professor and director of the Center for Remote Sensing at Boston University. Dr. El-Baz was supervisor of lunar science planning for the NASA Apollo Program. Dr. El-Baz was science advisor to Anwar Sadat, then president of Egypt. Dr. El-Baz has conducted field investigations in every major desert in the world, and is credited with the discovery of groundwater resources in Egypt, Somalia, Sudan, Oman, and the United Arab Emirates.
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