Dr. Esra Imamoglu is Associate Professor at Bioengineering Department, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey. She got the Ph.D. degree at Bioengineering Department, Ege University in 2011. Her research interests include bioprocess engineering, biofuels, production techniques of microalgae, optimization and modeling, photobioreactor design, scale-up, and CFD simulation. She has been involved in EU activities (EU FP6-FP7 and COST projects) as a partner. To date, she has published over 40 SCI articles and international articles and worked as a reviewer for more than 15 SCI journals. Additionally, Dr. Imamoglu has organized many national and international scientific meetings.