Marian Verhelst received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the ESATMICAS laboratories of the KULeuven in 2008, working under a graduate fellowship from the Belgian National Fund for Scientific Research (FWO). During her PhD, she was a visiting scholar at the Berkeley Wireless Research Center (BWRC) of UC Berkeley in the summer of 2005. After graduation, she joined the Radio Integration Research Lab of Intel Labs, Hillsboro OR, doing research on digital assistance of wireless radio front-ends. As of October 2012, she is an assistant professor at MICAS with a research focus on selfadaptive circuits and systems, with a focus on flexible sensor interfaces, reconfigurable processors and machine-learning-on-chip. Marian Verhelst teaches a graduate course on Computer Architectures. She is member of the program committee of several influential conferences (including IEEE ISSCC SRP, ESSCIRC and DATE), an FP7 reviewer. Marian has a passion for inter-disciplinary collaborations and science communication, and is a member of the Young Academy of the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts.