Holger Rapp studied Physics at the University of Heidelberg. He did his PhD in mechanical engineering at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology as a stipendiary of the KSOP (Karlsruhe School of Optics and Photonics) in 2012. Since then he has been working at Google Munich. He has published about about various topics, including self driving cars, optical inspection, real time control of industrial robots, image processing, time of flight camera systems and rapid prototyping.