About UsWe are passionate about our work. We enjoy surmounting challenges.
We are proud of our collaborative culture, transparency, and flat hierarchy.
We facilitate the early detection, prevention and management of disease. We empower people to live better lives.
Dr. Luc Gervais
Luc holds a Ph.D. in Microsystems and Microelectronics from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), an M.Sc. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Alberta and the Canadian National Institute for Nanotechnology, a Chinese Language Certificate from National Taiwan University, and a B.Eng. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Concordia University.
Dr. Jörg Ziegler
Jörg was a postdoctoral fellow in Biochemistry from the University of Zürich, holds a Ph.D. in Biophysics from the University of Basel, and an M.Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Fribourg and the Tokyo Institute of Technology.
Prof. Nico de Rooij
He received the IEEE Jun-Ichi Nishizawa Gold Medal and Schlumberger Prize. He was also awarded a Visiting Investigatorship Program (VIP) in MEMS/NEMS Systems by A*STAR’s Science and Engineering Council (SERC), Singapore, hosted by SIMTech.
Dr. Markus Ehrat
Markus holds a Ph.D. and M.Sc. in natural sciences from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zürich (ETHZ). Markus is author or coauthor of more than 70 scientific publications and contributed as inventor to 18 patent families.
Prof. Hans Peter Herzig
Dr. Herzig served as the Conference Chairman for international conferences of EOS, IEE, IEEE/LEOS, OSA, and SPIE. He is the Editor of a well-known book on micro-optics (published in English and Chinese), author of 14 book chapters and over 150 journal papers.
Prof. Per Magnus Kristiansen
Since 2009, he is Professor in Polymer Nanotechnology at FHNW. His research focuses on the functionalization of polymers by micro/nanostructuring, surface grafting and bulk modification for life science and optics applications. Per Magnus Kristiansen is author/co-author of 17 papers and 5 patent applications.
Prof. Daniel Lew, MD
He is a recipient of numerous scientific awards and grants for his research work. Professor Lew lectures widely, acts both as reviewer and editor for several major scientific journals, and is author of many publications on neutrophil function, bacterial pathogenesis and drug resistance. Prof. Daniel Lew is past President of the International Society for Infectious Diseases (ISID).
Dr. Vladimir Velebit, MD
He has been involved in cardiac surgery in former Yugoslavia since 1998 as the Head of Clinical Services Open Heart Clinic, Tbilisi, Georgia and the Primarius Department of Cardio-vascular Surgery, University Hospital, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Dr. Benjamin Crocker, MD
He received two additional Winickoff fellowship awards to examine point-of-care testing in primary care, and the use of practice-based health coaching in exercise wellness. Ben is a co-developer of the Innovation Learning Program and has collaborated on APF practice evaluation projects with graduate students from both Harvard Business School and MIT Sloan School of Management.
Dr. Kent Lewandrowski, MD
Dr. Lewandrowski was trained in anatomic and clinical pathology at the Massachusetts General Hospital and has been on the staff of the department of Pathology since 1991. He is also editor in chief of the medical journal “Point of Care: The Journal of Near Patient Testing Technology”.