Adnan Husakovic was born in Doboj, Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1991. He received the Bachelor degree in Mechatronics from the Johannes Kepler University in 2015, spezialized in combustion engine control and drivetrain engineering. From 2015 to 2017 he studied in the Dipl.-Ing. Mechatronics programme at the Johannes Kepler university, specializing in the domain of automotive control and systems optimization. His master thesis dealt with identification methods based on modal testing in hydraulic applications. Since 2011 he is working for Primetals Technologies and in September 2017 he established a cooperation with the institute of signal processing (ISP) at Johannes Kepler University, where he is working on his PhD in cooperation with LCM Linz and Primetals Technologies GmbH. His research activities are focussed on acoustic condition monitoring and machine learning in the domain of steel-and ironmaking.