Roman Obrist was born in Zurich, Switzerland in 1987.
Roman studied Electrical Engineering at the University of Applied Sciences in Rapperswil (HSR) and spent an exchange semester at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing in Zagreb, Croatia. He joined the Computational and Applied Electromagnetics Group at the HSR in 2012. HIs main research projects have been in the areas of electromagnetic simulations, transformer design, electrical machines, neural networks, and, more recently, sensor development for high frequency applications.
Roman joined the SPEAG team as an Application Engineer in October 2017, working with the Hardware Team.