Eraldo Ribeiro is an Associate Professor of Computer Sciences at Florida Institute of Technology. In 2001, he was awarded a Ph.D. degree in Computer Vision in the Department of Computer Science at the University of York, U.K. under the supervision of Professor Edwin R. Hancock. Prior to this, he gained a Master of Science Degree with distinction in Computer Science (Image Processing) at the Federal University of Sao Carlos (UFSCar-SP), Brazil in 1995. His first degree is in Mathematics from the University of Salvador, Brazil, 1992. Dr. Ribeiro’s main research interests are in the areas of computer vision and pattern recognition. Ongoing research topics include object tracking, image registration, human-motion recognition. He is an associate editor for the Machine Vision and Applications Journal and for the Journal of Signal, Image, and Video Processing. He is also a frequent reviewer for major journals and conferences in computer vision, image processing, and pattern recognition. He has published over 50 papers in refereed conferences and journals. At Florida Tech, Dr. Ribeiro leads the Computer Vision Laboratory. Currently, the lab has 7 Ph.D. students, 2 M.Sc. students, and 4 undergraduate students working on several projects in computer vision and pattern recognition.