Profile

EDUCATION

Ph.D. in agricultural science, 1998, Tottori University, Japan. 

M.S. in agricultural science/ pomology, 1987, The Northwestern Agricultural University, China.

B.S. in agricultural science. 1984, The Northwestern Agricultural University,  China.

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Professor 2003.6-present

    Department of Horticulture, Zhejiang University      

Researcher  2000. 12 –2003.3

    Tottori Horticultural Experiment Station, Tottori Prefecture, JAPAN

Postdoctoral Fellow of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science  1998.12 -- 2000.11

Laboratory of Horticultural Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Tottori University, JAPAN

Ph. D. candidate  1994.10 -- 1998.3

Laboratory of Horticultural Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Tottori University, JAPAN

Associate Professor  1993.11 to 1998.4

Lanzhou Institute of Desert Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences. CHINA .

Researcher  1988.9 to 1993.10

Lanzhou Institute of Desert Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences. CHINA .

Assistant   1987.7 – 1988.8

   Department of Horticulture, Gansu Agricultural University, CHINA


Research work

My lab aims to carry out research work related to horticultural plant germplasm resource collection, evaluation, utilization and improvement. Recently, three main areas have been the focus, i.e., evaluation of germplasm resources, genetic diversity and molecular phylogeny in horticultural crops, physiological and molecular mechanism in the control of anthocyanin biosynthesis in red pears, and molecuar mechanisam of pear dormancy regulation.

Contact

Phone:+86-571-88982803
E-mail:ywteng@zju.edu.cn