Vahid received his BEng of hardware and MSc of artificial intelligence from Iranian National University and Amirkabir University of Technology in 2002 and 2005 respectively. After graduation, he worked as a hardware engineer in Hoorpendar Computer Technology Industries for two years. During these years, he designed and implemented various hardware devices such as an all-in-one data logger, voltage and current transducers and also their software drivers. Then he joined Razi University in 2008 and worked as a lecturer and researcher until July 2014. Currently, he is a PhD student at University of Bristol. His main area of research is Computer Vision and Image Processing and he has published some papers in this area. His PhD Thesis is about application of Computer Vision in healthcare and he is collaborating with the SPHERE projects.