Dr. Sofiane Guessasma is a Senior Research Scientist in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at French National Institute of Agriculture (INRA), Research unit Biopolymers, Interactions & Assemblies, Nantes, France. He was honored with 2015 elected High-end foreign expert, State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs, China and 2013 elected fellow of Churchill college, University of Cambridge, UK. Dr. Guessasma joined INRA in 2005 to work on a new research direction in bio-based products including food and green materials. He led a theme on predictive analysis of biopolymer functionalities and their relation to the microstructural effects at different scales. Dr. Sofiane Guessasma's research interests includes Biopolymer processing, texture of food, mechanical characterization, computer-based models, Microstructural analysis, Structure- property correlations, 3D printing.