G. Ali Mansoori is a Professor of Bio and Chemical Engineering. He received his undergraduate education at Tehran University,his graduate education at the Universities of Minnesota and Oklahoma, all in chemical engineering, and he was a postdoctoral fellow at Rice University. He has published extensively in the areas of nanotechnology, biotechnology, energy technology, thermodynamics and statistical mechanics. He is a Consultant and Lecturer to numerous bio, hemical, energy and health-related industries and research centres. For his research achievements he has received numerous recognitions including the UNESCO medal of fundamental science, Algorithm scientific international award and the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences Kapitsa gold medal.