Doctor in Design Engineering, Product Development and Innovation

Professional Background

Since 2018 – Control Software Engineer, BOBST Grenchen AG, Switzerland

  • Development of control software for machines
  • Development of communication interfaces for machines
  • Production machine of corrugated cartons

2015-2017 – Project manager, Hochschule Offenburg, Germany

  • On-site project manager within the “Intensified by design platform for the intensification of processes involving solids handling” EU Project granted by the European Commission under the Horizon 2020/SPIRE program
    • Development of a TRIZ-based methodology for the development of new process intensifying equipment in process engineering
    • Application of the methodology on industrial case-studies (Almirall S.A. and Euroatomisado)

Academic Background

2010 – 2015 – PhD in Design Engineering, Product Development and Innovation, University of Strasbourg, France

Topic: “Methodological contribution to the embodiment design support and optimization of mechatronic systems”

  • Development of new embodiment design methods and tools to improve the mechatronic product architecting process:
  • Development of a novel approach to improve the integration level of technologies from different fields within mechatronic products for user-oriented design
  • Development of a multiobjective optimization-based tool to computerize the product architecting process based on morphological matrix

2009-2010 Master of Science in Mechatronics, University of Strasbourg, France

2007-2009 Master of Sciences in Images, Sciences and Information Technologies, University of Strasbourg, France



  • French: native language
  • German: professional proficiency
  • English: professional proficiency


  • Systems: Windows and Linux OS. Knowledge in Embedded and Real-Time Systems
  • Programming languages
    • Delphi, Java C/C++/C#, html, php, SQL
  • Office tools:
    • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access, Visio, Project, OneNote), and LaTeX
  • CAD/CAE software
    • Solidworks, Autodesk Inventor, Spice, Adobe Illustrator CS5
  • Multi-physics softwares:
    • Matlab/Simulink and SimPowerSystems, SimMechanics toolboxes
  • Project Management
    • Redmine
  • Web applications
  • Linux Server Administration (Debian Jenny, Apache, PHP, …)


  • Guitar

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