My name is Masoud Mazloom. I am pursuing my PhD at University van Amsterdam from April 2011. I am a member of ISLA in Informatics Institute under supervision of Professor Arnold Smeulders and Dr. Cees Snoek. Before joining UvA I spent a year at University of Nevada Reno as a PhD student in Computer Vision Lab under supervision of Professor George Bebis. I have got my MS.c. from Computer Science department at Sharif University of Technology in 2004. During my Master I was working in Image Processing Lab under supervision of Professor Shohreh Kasaei.