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Committee Members


Chun-Ming Liu

Director General, Institute of Crop Sciences, Director General
Chinese Academy of Agri Sciences, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Research interests

Dr. Liu’s research has focused on: (i) embryo and endosperm development using rice and Arabidopsis; (ii) zygotic activation, embryo patterning and aleurone differentiation; (iii) inter-cellular signal transduction; and (iv) mutagenesis and genetic screening to develop elite rice lines having a thick aleurone with improved nutritional qualities.

Professional & Societal Memberships

  • Crop Science Society of China (Secretary General)