Sherif Azary received the B.S. degree in Computer Engineering, M.S. degrees in Computer Science and Imaging Science, and Ph.D. in Computing and Information Sciences from the Rochester Institure of Technology (RIT) in 2002, 2005, 2007 and 2014 respectively. He is a dedicated Software Engineer with 15+ years of experience in all phases of computer design and development in high technology environments. His research interests include digital image processing, manifold learning, sparse representations, and 3D and multi-view action classification systems.