Peter Gluche is managing director of GFD (Gesellschaft für Diamantprodukte mbH), Ulm, Germany, and CEO of the Swiss subsidiary Diamaze Microtechnology SA (DMT), La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland. He studied microelectronics and received a PhD in electrical engineering from the University of Ulm. Dr.-Ing. Gluche is a founding member of GFD, which is a spin-off from the University of Ulm and the DaimlerChrysler Research Centre, Ulm. He is author and coauthor of various scientific publications and book chapters in the fields of electrical engineering and materials science.