MOSTAFA A. ELHOSSEINI received the B.Sc. degree from the Electronics Engineering Department, Mansoura University, Egypt, and the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees from the Computers and Systems Engineering Department, Mansoura University. He is currently an Associate Professor with the Computer Science Department, College of Computer Science and Engineering, Taibah University, Yanbu, Saudi Arabia. He is also an Associate Professor with the Computer Engineering and Control Systems Department, Faculty of Engineering, Mansoura University. His major research interests include artificial intelligence (AI), such as genetic algorithms, neural networks, particle swarm optimization, simulated annealing, and fuzzy logic. He is also interested in the application of machine learning in image processing, access control, and the optimization and applications of computational intelligence CI and soft computing tool in bioinformatics. He has served as a member of the international program committees of numerous international conferences.