Vahid Rostami was born in Iran, in 1969. He received the B.S. degree in computer engineering from the Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, in 1994, the M.S. degree in artificial intelligent and robotics engineering from the Azad University, the branch of Sciences and Researches, Tehran, in 2002. He was research and teacher assistant from 2002 to 2007. He then continued his study and received the Ph.D. degree in smart technology and robotics engineering from the UPM, Malaysia in 2012. He is currently an assistant professor of Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Computer and Information Technology at Qazvin Islamic Azad University (QIAU) IRAN since 2012, as well as he is already collaborating with Mechatronics Research Laboratory(MRL) at the QIAU. His research interests are mobile robot navigation, pattern recognition, and machine vision.