Dominique Tournier works as the Chief Technical Officer (CTO) at CALY Technologies. He received his PhD degree from the Institut National des Sciences Appliquées (INSA), Lyon, France, in 2003. From 2005 until 2015, he was Associate Professor at Ampère-Laboratory (INSA Lyon). His interests and developments were in SiC device design and fabrication for high power electronics applications and functions integration for high-temperature electronics. He has supervised 4 PhD theses and has authored and co-authored more than 120 research papers in journal and conferences mostly on SiC devices and applications. He also holds 7 patents mostly focused on protection devices and systems.