Mr Farrukh Mateen has over 7 years of experience working on micro- and nano-scale devices for multidisciplinary applications. He holds a US patent for a micro-gripper device capable of single proximate placement of living cells and other physiological investigations. He has extensive experience in the development of piezoelectric micro-mechanical resonators for wireless powering applications and in the design and fabrication of silicon nano-wire biosensors for nano-picogram sensing of bio-antigens in physiologically viable environments. Farrukh has experience working in various cleanrooms across the USA. He is also the author of several publications in the area of MEMS/NEMS devices and has considerable experience in mechanical design and multi-physics simulations.