Marcel Jacomet is professor for microelectronics at Bern University of Applied Sciences (BFH) in Biel, Switzerland. He received the M.Sc. and Dr. sc. techn. degrees in electronic engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich, Switzerland in 1983 and 1990, respectively. Before joining the BFH in 1992, he was responsible for the introduction of new technologies at Muller-Martini Electronics Inc, Switzerland. Currently he is head of the BFH research institute Human Centered Engineering HuCE as well as the BFH-Centre Technologies in Sports and Medicine. His research activities include numerous projects in the fields of Fuzzy Logic, RFID, biometric recognition algorithms, chip design and hardware algorithms with focus on sports and medical applications. He and his team have been honoured with the ETH/McKinsey price as well as twice with the Swiss Technology Award.