Klaus-Robert Müller is Professor of Computer Science at Technical University (TU) Berlin and Director of the Bernstein Focus on Neurotechnology Berlin. Since 2012, he also holds a Distinguished Professorship for Neurotechnology at Korea University, Seoul. He studied physics and obtained his PhD in Computer Science at TU Karlsruhe in 1992. Starting in 1995, he built up the Intelligent Data Analysis (IDA) group at GMD FIRST (later Fraunhofer FIRST) and served as department head until 2008. He was also a Professor at University of Potsdam from 1999-2006. He was awarded the Olympus Prize by the German Association for Pattern Recognition DAGM in 1999, and the SEL Alcatel Communication Award in 2006. In 2012 he was elected to be a member of the German National Academy of Sciences – Leopoldina. His research interests are intelligent data analysis, machine learning, signal processing and Brain Computer Interfaces.