Ulviye Bunyatova is a Associate Professor at Biomedical Engineering Department at Baskent University, Turkey. She had an appointment as a Visiting Research Scholar at Electrical Department at Duke, NC, U.S. within the Edmund Pratt School of Engineering between 2019-2020 and Sate University at Buffalo/SUNY, N.Y. U.S. Her current specific interests and expertise include: Design and syntheses of novel visible light sensitive biopolymer /colloidal structure with an antimicrobial/antiviral properties and inhibitors for targeted cancer therapy; Innovative approaches in the development of advanced traditional and alternative medicine compounds on polysaccharide based smart materials. She has over 25 publications that have been cited over 200 times, and her publication h-index is 8. She has been serving as an editorial board member of several reputed journals.