Damijan Miklavčič was born in Ljubljana, Slovenia, in 1963. He received his PhD degree in electrical engineering from the University of Ljubljana in 1993. He is currently a tenured Professor at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the University of Ljubljana. His current research interests include electroporation-based treatments and therapies, including cancer treatment by means of electrochemotherapy, cardiac tissue ablation by irreversible electroporation/pulsed field ablation, and gene transfer for gene therapy and DNA vaccination. His research involves biological experimentation, numerical modelling of biological processes, and hardware development.