Dr. Edwin Hernandez was born in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. He attended elementary and secondary school at ”Instituto Salesiano San Miguel” in Tegucigalpa.
Around 1989-1990, Edwin took advanced and combinatorial math at the Honduran National University (UNAH) under Dr. Ferrufino. In his High School years, Edwin won math, science, and cartoon drawing competitions. In 1990, he wrote his first software program using “BASIC” in an “Equity I+” (Epson PC). The software simulated physics movement equations (kinematics e.g. v=x/t) and dynamics (e.g. Force), including animations to illustrate and help with learning.
In 1990, after several years of practicing Tae Kwon Do (TKD) in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Edwin passed the black bet exam and all additional requirements under Great Master Bong Kyung Song. Edwin won a third place and participated in Honduras TKD national tournaments and practiced briefly with Honduras National TKD team.