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Yanqui Wu

Dr. Wu's research is focused on the development of new cultivars, and genetic and genomic research on important agronomic traits in bermudagrass used for turf and forage, and switchgrass for bioenergy.

Yanqi Wu PhotoYanqi Wu, Professor
Meibergen Family Professorship in Plant Breeding
Plant Breeding and Genetics (Grasses)

Oklahoma State University
Department of Plant and Soil Sciences
371 Agricultural Hall
Stillwater, OK 74078-6028
Office Location: 481 Agricultural Hall
Phone Number: 405-744-9627
Lab Phone Number: 405-744-9613
FAX Number: 405-744-0354

yanqi.wu@okstate.edu

 

Yanqi Wu serves on the faculty of Oklahoma State University as an associate professor in grass breeding and genetics at Plant and Soil Sciences Department since July 01, 2006. His current research is focused on the development of new cultivars, and genetic and genomic research on important agronomic traits in bermudagrass used for turf and forage, and switchgrass for bioenergy. Dr. Wu completed a two-year (2004-2006) postdoctoral research with USDA-ARS Plant Science Research Laboratory, Stillwater, Oklahoma. He received his PhD in Crop Science (Grass Breeding and Genetics) from Oklahoma State University in 2004. Prior to coming to the US, he held a faculty position at Sichuan Agricultural University in China from 1988 to 2000, with research and teaching responsibilities in Forage and Turfgrass Sciences.

 

Education

Ph.D.: Crop Science with emphasis on Genetics and Breeding, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Oklahoma State University, USA, 2004
M.S. (Ag.): Forage Science, Sichuan Agricultural University, China, 1988
B.S. (Ag.): Animal Science, Ningxia Agricultural College (now Ningxia University), China, 1985

 

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