Dr. Mohamad Awad earned his BSc. and Msc. degrees in Computer Science from the Lebanese American University in the years of 1988 and 2001 respectively. He earned his PhD from the University of Rennes 1, France in Telecommunication and Signal processing in May 2008. Dr. Awad has been working for the Lebanese National Council for Scientific Research as assistant researcher and then Scientific Researcher since 1996. Dr. Awad has many published researches in different domains and disciplines (GIS, Remote Sensing, Computer Science, Geosciences…etc). His current subject of research is multi-component image segmentation. In addition to his research activities he teaches in many known national private and public universities such as the Lebanese University. Finally, Dr. Awad is a reviewer for many well known scientific journals and conferences.