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Gijs Gieskes [NL]

Gijs Gieskes is an industrial designer from the Netherlands specialising in the design of electronic devices for audiovisual use. When starting to work with electronics, Gieskes knew almost nothing about how they worked, but through simple solutions, he was able to create useful instruments. Using his creativity in a non-efficient way, he found out things that already existed. His inventions include Relais de Vactrol and Phase-Locked Loop technology. While he now knows more about electronics, he strive to work in the same, open manner as when he began.