Yuksel Temiz is a Research Staff Member in the Science & Technology department at IBM Research - Zurich. Yuksel received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. in electrical engineering, specializing on VLSI circuit design for MEMS sensors. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in 2012 from École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), where he developed 3D chip integration and post-CMOS processing techniques for biosensing applications. Since 2012, he has been working in the Precision Diagnostics group of IBM Research – Zurich. He has co-authored more than 40 publications and 20 patent applications primarily relating to capillary-driven microfluidics, bead-based immunoassays, system integration and packaging, and microfabrication. His current research focuses on innovative microfluidic technologies and portable electronic platforms for point-of-care diagnostics, particularly ultra-miniaturized immunoassays for mobile health applications.