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Sunday, May 27, 2018

刘爱忠简历/Ai-Zhong Liu’s CV




Ph. D. in Botany
Graduate School, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Supervisors: Profs: De-Zhu Li (Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences) and W. John Kress (Smithsonian Institution). Working on “Systematics, biogeography, and conservation of bananas (Musaceae)”
MS in Ethnobotany
Kunming Institute of Botany, CAS
Supervisor: Sheng-Ji Pei
Bachelor’s Degree in Biology
Anhui Teacher University
Professional Experience:
6/2008-present: Professor and Chair for the group of Molecular Genetics and Genetic Engineer, Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences.
9/2007-6/2008: Senior research scientist working with Dr. Sarah. Covert, Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA. Working on “Biocontrol of Annosum root disease using the fungal Rotstop Phlebiopsis gigantean.
10/2003-8/2007: Postdoctoral researcher working with Dr. John M. Burke, Department of biological Sciences, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA. Working on “Population genetics, origin and evolution of the domesticated sunflowers” 
10/2001-10/2003: Senior postdoctoral research fellow working with Prof. W. John Kress, Laboratory of Molecular Systematics, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.  Working on “Origin, phylogeny and evolution of the bananas”.

Tian Bo, Han-Qi Yang, Khoon-Meng Wong, Ai-Zhong Liu, Zhen-Yuan Ruan. 2011. ISSR analysis shows low genetic diversity versus high genetic differentiation for giant bamboo, Dendrocalamus giganteus (Poaceae: Bambusoideae), in China populations. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution , online first, DOI 10.1007/s10722-011-9732-3).

YANG Chun and Ai-Zhong Liu*. 2011. Development of EST-SSR markers from Jatropha curcas and their application in genetic diversity analysis among germplasms. Plant Diversity and Resources, 33: in press (*corresponding author).

Wei Xu, Qing Yang, Huying Huai and Ai-Zhong Liu* 2011. Microsatellite makers development in Tung trees (Vernicia montana and V. fordii, Euphorbiaceae) American Journal of Botany , 98: e226-228 (*corresponding author).

Ronghua Xu, Ruling Wang and Ai-Zhong Liu* 2011. Expression Profiles of Genes Involved in Fatty Acid and Triacylglycerol Synthesis in Developing Seeds of Jatropha (Jatropha curcas L.). Biomass and Bioenergy 35: 1683-1692 (*corresponding author).

 Nanzhang, Ronghua Xu, Xiaozhu Liu and Ai-Zhong Liu*. 2011. Cloning and Sequence Analysis of sn-Glycerol-3-phosphate Acyltransferase Gene (JcGPAT) from Jatropha curcas L. Plant Physiology Journal. 47: (2) 181-188 (*corresponding author).

 Qiu, lijun, Chun Yang, Bo Tan, Junbo Yang and Ai-Zhong Liu*. 2010. Exploiting EST databases for the development and characterization of EST-SSR markers in castor (Ricinus communis L.). BMC Plant Biology 10: 278  (*corresponding author).

Huai, Huyin, Qinqin Dong and Ai-Zhong Liu*. 2010. Ethnomedicinal Analysis of Toxic Plants from Five Ethnic Groups in China. Ethnobotany Research and Applications, 8: 169-179. (*corresponding author)

Liu, Ai-Zhong*, W. John Kress, and Li De-Zhu. 2010. A phylogeny of the banana family (Musaceae) based on nuclear Ribosomal (ITS) and Chloroplast (trnL-F) evidence. Taxon 59 (1): 132-140. (*corresponding author)

Sheng-Xi Liao, Xian-Jie Mi, Ai-Zhong Liu, Kun Li, Zhen-Yin Yang, and Bo Tian. 2010. Isolation and Characterization of Polymorphic Microsatellite Markers in Calocedrus macrolepis Kurz (Cupressaceae). Hortscience 45 (1): 169-171.

Liu, Ai-Zhong, Nicklas Samils, Brian Higgins, Jan Stenlid, Bernard Slippers, C. Joseph Narin, and Sarah F. Covert. 2009. Development of nine microsatellite markers for Phlebiopsis gigantea. Conservation Genetics. 10: 1529-1532.

Liu, Ai-Zhong and John M Burke. 2006. Patterns of nucleotide diversity in wild and cultivated sunflower. Genetics 173: 321-330.

Wills, David M., Hester, L. Melissa, Ai-Zhong Liu and John M. Burke. 2005. Chloroplast SSR polymorphisms in the Compositae and the mode of organellar inheritance in Helianthus annuus. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 110: 941-947. 

Kress, W. John,Ai-Zhong Liu, Mark Newman, and Jing-Jun Li. 2005. The molecular phylogeny of Alpinia (Zingiberaceae): A complex and polyphyletic genus of gingers. American Journal of Botany. 92: 167-178. 

Funakoshi Hidenobu, W. John Kress, Jana Skornickova, Ai-Zhong Liu and Ken Inoue. 2005. Return from the Lost: Rediscovery of the presumed extinct Leptosolena (Zingiberace) in the Philippines and its phylogenetic placement in Gingers. Acta Phytotaxonomy and Geobotany. 56(1): 41-53.

Liu, Ai-Zhong, W. John Kress, and Long Chun-Lin. 2003. Customary use and conservational attention to Musella lasiocarpa (Musaceae), an endemic plant to China. Economic Botany. 57: 279-281.

Yang, Shi-Xiong, Liu Ai-Zhong, Peng-Hua, and Wu Zheng-yi. 2003. Stomatal apparatus of Pyrenaria (Theaceae) and its systematic significance. Guiaia. 23 (3): 250-252.

Liu, Ai-Zhong, W. John Kress, Wang Hong, and Li De-Zhu. 2002. Insect pollination of Musella lasiocarpa (Musaceae), a monotypic genus endemic to Yunnan. Plant Systematics and Evolution. 235: 135-146.

Liu, Ai-Zhong, Li De-Zhu, Wang Hong, and W. John Kress. 2002. Ornithopilous and chiropterophilous pollination in Musa itinerans (Musaceae), a pioneer Species in Tropical Rain Forests in Yunnan, SW China. Biotropica: 34: 254-260.

Liu, Ai-Zhong, Li De-Zhu, and Li Xi-Wen. 2002. Taxonomic notes for wild bananas (Musa) from China. Botanical Studies. 43: 77-81.

Liu, Ai-Zhong, Li De-Zhu, Wang Hong. 2001. Pollination Ecology of a Pioneer Species: Musa itinerans (Musaceae) in Xishuangbanna, S Yunnan, China. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology. 43: 319-322.

Liu, Ai-Zhong, Pei Sheng-Ji, and Chen San-Yang. 1999. Plant Worship of the Yi People in Chuxiong of Yunnan, China. Ethnobotany 11 (1) 1-8.

Liu, Ai-Zhong. 2003. Musacecae. In: W. John Kress et al. (eds), Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs, and Climbers of Myanmar. Washington DC: Smithsonian Press. P. 63-65.

Liu, Ai-Zhong and W. John Kress. 2005. A plant diversity center in southwest China and northeast Myanmar, the Gaoligong Mountains. In: Plant Conservation: A Natural History Approach, Gary A. Krupnick and W. John Kress (eds), The University of Chicago Press. Pp. 86-92.

刘爱忠,龙春林. 1999. 民族植物学进展. 植物科学进展. 2: 213-219.

刘爱忠, 裴盛基, 陈三阳. 2000. 云南楚雄彝族“神树林”与生物多样性保护. 应用生态学报. 11 (4): 489-492.

刘爱忠, 裴盛基, 陈三阳. 2000. 云南楚雄彝族植物崇拜的调查与研究. 生物多样性. 8(1): 130-136.

刘爱忠, 李德铢. 2001. 树头芭蕉的名实辨证. 云南植物研究. 43: 77-81.

刘爱忠. 1997. 第五章: 生态学. 裴盛基, 贺善安 (主编): 民族植物学手册. 昆明. 云南科学与技术出版社. Pp 149-191.

刘爱忠, 裴盛基, 陈三阳. 1999. 云南楚雄彝族的植物文化与生物多样性保护. 面向中国21世纪的生物多样性保护. 许智宏(主编). 中国林业出版社. 北京. Pp. 38-45.

刘爱忠, 裴盛基, 陈三阳. 2000. 云南楚雄彝族“神树林”的调查与研究. 许建初 (主编), 民族植物学与植物资源的可持续利用. 昆明. 云南科学与技术出版社. Pp 271-280.