Frederic Stahl completed his degree at the University of Applied Science in Weihenstephan (Germany) in Bioinformatics. He received the academic grade as Diploma Engineer in 2006 and obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Portsmouth in 2010. The title of his Thesis is “Parallel Rule Induction”. After his Ph.D. Frederic continued working as Senior Research Associate at the University of Portsmouth until February 2012. Frederic joined Bournemouth University as fixed term Lecturer from February 2012 until November 2012 and is currently working as Associate Professor at the University of Reading. His research interests are in the area of data mining of large and complex datasets; parallel and distributed data mining; data stream mining; data mining in resource constraint environments, machine learning and artificial intelligence.