Philipp manages the engineering and directs the development team on the software and hardware fronts. He co-founded Clear Guide Medical while a postdoc at the research lab of Dr. Emad Boctor at the Johns Hopkins University.
He previously managed research projects funded by the German Research Foundation and has developed surgical robots, ultrasound navigation systems, and distributed software frameworks. He is the author or co-author of over 35 peer-reviewed publications in the fields relevant to Clear Guide Medical and is inventor or co-inventor of several enabling Clear Guide Medical patents.
Philipp received his Ph.D. from the University of Bayreuth, Germany in 2011 and his Diplom-Informatiker (MSc) degree from the University of Kaiserslautern, Germany in 2002, both in Computer Science.