Dr. Muhammad Usman Akram is assistant professor at college of Electrical & Mechanical Engineering, National University of Sciences & Technology, Pakistan. He Holds a PhD degree in Computer Engineering with specialization in medical image analysis and is among the youngest PhDs in Pakistan. His research areas are image/signal processing, biometrics, medical image analysis and pattern recognition. He is a recipient of different national and international awards such as C EME NUST best researcher award, HEC best research scholar award, Pakistan software house association awards (P@SHA), Asia Pacific ICT alliance awards (APICTA), Travel fellowships, commandant’s plaque of excellence and president’s gold medal from NUST. He is also HEC Approved PhD Supervisor. He has also worked on various ICT R&D funded projects and 03 of his projects are under evaluation for funding. One of his PhD students successfully defended her thesis in year 2015 which makes Dr. Usman youngest PhD supervisor who has produced a PhD student less than 30 years of age. He has supervised 50+ MS students and currently supervising 05 PhD and 08 MS students. Dr. Usman has 150+ international publications and has presented research papers in various National and International conferences. His articles have been cited from renowned researchers from all over the world. Dr. Usman is also serving as reviewer for multiple journals of IEEE, springer and Elsevier i.e. IEEE Transaction on Medical Imaging, Journal of Medical Systems, Computers in Biology and Medicines, IET image processing, IEEE Transaction on Biomedical Engineering etc. He is heading Emerging Technologies Lab (ETL) and BIOMISA (www.biomisa.org) research group at College of EME, NUST. Dr. Usman’s research work has great social impact and one of his research product named ALBASR www.albsr.com is currently being used at AFIO (armed forces institute of ophthalmology) which is helping the society to avoid sudden vision loss.