Photonic Insights is a deep technology service provider for innovative photonics and AI applications, offering applied research & development as well as evaluation / due diligence.
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Founder and Managing Director
He founded Photonic Insights UG designing novel IoT devices for materials utilizing integrated Photonic technology in partnership with Fraunhofer IZM's Start-A-Factory program.
Project and Acquisition Due Diligence
IoT project review and stewardship.
Optimization of IoT based Mobility, Hospitality, Vending, Parking and Video solutions.
Strategic guidance to C level decision makers.
Active in mentoring startups via Hackathons, Mike provides energy and guidance driving multiple teams to winning their events from Digital Health, Alternative Energy, Space Sciences and more.
Continually designing and delivering novel, effective technical solutions including, 2 generations of wireless internet cameras, full software test/development infrastructures, HAZMAT mobile command center for Port of Seattle first responders, world's first parking garage car counting solution utilizing video analytics, Raman spectrographic analysis of biomaterials and more.
In addition, he is an accomplished public speaker presenting at healthcare, IoT and artificial intelligence events including the Hacking Health event at Charité Hospital Berlin, Meetup AI in Hamburg and Bits and Beer at Geeny.
His production management experience spans the Unites States, China, Germany, Japan, Korea, Mexico and Russia where he successfully delivered regulated products for global markets.
Co-inventor in two patents on non-volatile memory (applied)
Experience of carrying out academia-industry collaborative research project
Technical proficiency on semiconductor technology, nano-electronics and organic electronics
Interconnect reliability studies
Electrical transport studies in metal and semiconductor nanowire
Molecular Electronic, organic-inorganic hybrid structure:- sensor, non-volatile memory (NVM), memristor, synaptic devices
Standard CMOS processes: impurity doping, dry/wet etching, optical/e-beam lithography, PVD processes
Electrochemical synthesis of metal nanowire
Organic passivation of metal, semiconductor and oxide dielectric surfaces
Directed self-assembly of inorganic nano- and micro- structures using DNA functionalization
SEM, TEM, STM, AFM, ellipsometry, contact angle, Kelvin probe, IR-, XPS spectroscopy
C-V, I-V, Electromigration, magneto-resistance, conductance fluctuation (1/f noise) measurements in 1D and 2D systems, low temperature electrical characterization
Electrical testing equipment: semiconductor parameter analyzer, lock-in amplifier, oscilloscopes, signal analyzers, logic analyzers, impedance spectrometer
Daniel is the Managing Director of FabLab berlin where he has supported multipole startups on the path to success.
In addition he is a public policy expert, driving multiple initiative to support global startups working with deep technology. An example is his voting membership in INAM (Innovation Network for Advanced Materials).
As an advisor to Photonic Insights Daniel provides guidance for: