Salam Mir Makhmud Abdus, born 1 January, 1980 in Bangladesh. Graduated from the School of Forest Sciences, University of Eastern Finland and Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences with MSc. in Forest Management. PhD student in growth modeling, climate change and phytoremediation in the School of Forest Sciences, University of Eastern Finland in the city of Joensuu. Author and co-author of the research articles. Some of them: «Using stem analysis data for modeling the volume of Kinuyanagi willow» In «Baltic Forestry Int. Sci. J.», 2016; «High sensitivity of peat moisture content to seasonal climate in a cutaway peatland cultivated with a perennial crop (Phalaris arundinaceae, L.): A modeling study» In «Agr. For. Meteorol.», 2013; «Applying taper function in standard volume equation for the past volume incremen analysis of Kinuyanagi willow» In «J. Basic and Applied Sci. Res.», 2012.