Johannes Swartling has a Ph.D. in physics from Lund University (2002). He has worked at SpectraCure since 2006 and is responsible for research and development at the company. He has experience in development of medical devices, clinical trials, and quality and regulatory work including risk management. Before joining SpectraCure AB, he held post-doctoral research positions at Politecnico di Milano, Italy, and at Cambridge University, UK. His research has been on applications of laser technology and spectroscopy in biology and medicine, His research has been on applications of laser technology and spectroscopy in biology and medicine, and he is the author of some 30 original peer-reviewed research papers.