Monika Felten is the Director of Research & Development at Serim® Research Corp. in Elkhart, Indiana. She has been with the Company since 1998. Her department develops colorimetric dry reagent detection devices with applications in a variety of markets including military applications, i.e., detection and identification of chemicals commonly used to make improvised explosive devices. She and her colleges are working in the field of Explosives Detection since 2010. Mrs. Felten holds a Diploma (M.S.) in Chemistry from the University Kassel, Germany.