Bernhard Wiegel has been with Belden since 2012 and specializes in wireless communication and networks. His current role at Belden/Hirschmann is the product owner wireless, leading the R&D team that is developing the product of the Hirschmann Wi-Fi and Cellular portfolio. In the past, Bernhard had the role of a senior software developer and was leading the development of the HiLCOS software, which is running on most Hirschmann Wireless products. Bernhard received a diploma degree in electrical engineering in 2006 and a doctoral degree in 2013 both from Ulm University, Germany. During his research activities at Ulm University, his main focus was on wireless communication between mobile systems and quality of service for inter-vehicular communication systems.