Dr. Andreas Steinbacher is a trained mechatronic engineer and holds a Ph.D. in Physics. Before starting his academic career, he was working on improving measurement and regulation systems for large-scale chemical production. During his physics studies, he explored the biophysics space before he focused on method development and automated data analysis in analytical, physical chemistry during his Ph.D. and postdoctoral positions. He joined Roche Pharma Research and Development (pRED) to work on a digital lab automation platform. Besides that, he works together with Data Scientists and Researches to bring advanced analytics and machine learning to the research laboratories.