Prof. Razansky received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in electrical engineering and the Ph.D. degree in biomedical engineering, all from the Technion—Israel Institute of Technology. He completed a postdoctoral research at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School. Since 2007 he has been on the Faculty of the Institute of Biological and Medical Imaging (IBMI), Technical University of Munich and Helmholtz Center Munich and is also a Professor for Molecular Imaging Engineering at TUM. His research interests are in development of novel bio-imaging approaches, optoacoustics, near-field thermoacoustics and multi-modality imaging applications. Prof. Razansky is the author or coauthor of more than 100 peer-reviewed journal articles in bio-imaging and bio-sensing disciplines. He has been member of several national research council review boards as well as editorial boards of international journals. Prof. Razansky is recipient of a number of prices and awards, among them the Biovaria Spin-Off Award, ERC Starting Independent Researcher Grant, German Innovation Prize 2014, and has been selected on the "Young Elite: Top 40 under 40" list by the Capital magazine in 2011 and 2012.