Dr. Kuolt received his degree as Diplom-Ingenieur (FH) in mechanical engineering from the University of Applied Sciences of Furtwangen in 2001 and his degree as Diplom-Ingenieur in mechanical engineerin from the University of Stuttgart in 2004. In 2001 he began working as a research assistant at the Institute for Machine Tools at the University of Stuttgart, where he worked on topics concerning noise emission and did his PhD. Afterwards, he worked for Alfred Kaercher GmbH in Winnenden in the Pre-Development Department. In 2008, Dr. Kuolt start working for the J. Schmalz GmbH in Glatten as Management Assistant. Today, Dr. Kuolt works as Functional Coordinator Pre-Development at Schmalz. Among other topics, Dr. Kuolt is responsible for research cooperations and public founded projects.