Jesus Manuel Munoz-Pacheco received the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees from National Institute for Astrophysics, Optics and Electronics (INAOE), Mexico, in 2005 and 2009, respectively. He has authored and co-authored books, book chapters, patents, journal articles, and conference papers. Dr. Munoz-Pacheco is a member of the National System of Researchers (SNI-1), CONACyT in Mexico. He regularly serves as an editorial board member and reviewer in high impact factor journals.