Michael Gebhart is Senior RF System Engineer at NXP Semiconductors with 9 years of
working experience for the field of NFC, RFID and contactless secure SmartCards.
He was actively involved in the evolution of characterization methods and also driving
ISO/IEC standardization with technical contributions on the HF air interface. Complementary
to his role in characterization and antenna design, he is also involved in concept
engineering and pre-development studies. Born in Linz in 1971, Michael has studied
Electrical Engineering with focus on Communication and Electronics at TU Graz, graduated
to Dipl.-Ing. in 1999, to Dr. techn. with honors in 2004 and to MSc in Space Sciences
in 2007. He has published more than 40 peer-reviewed papers, holds 4 patents and
keeps a vital relation to University and research.