Gaetan Koers is a Product Manager for Optical Sensors at Melexis. He graduated at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel in 2000 with an engineering degree in Telecommunications. In September 2000 he joined the Lab for Micro- and Photonelectronics (LAMI) with a GOA doctoral research position. He obtained his Ph.D. title in 2006 with a dissertation on system-level analysis and design of noise suppression techniques in active millimeter-wave (75 to 220 GHz) focal-plane imaging systems. Since 2007, he has been working at Melexis Technologies NV in the OPTO business unit, in project management and application engineering functions focused on CMOS image sensors and Time-of-Flight sensor development. Since 2012, he is responsible for Melexis' 3D optical sensor product line.