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  • CHEN Kunsong:  Dean
     
    SHI Hongbing: Vice Dean
     
    XIA Wenli: Vice Dean
     
    Chen Zhongping: Vice Dean

    Prof. CHEN Kunsong

     

    Prof. Chen Kunsong received his Ph.D. degree from Zhejiang University & the NZ Institute of Plant and Food Research (HortResearch) in 1998. He is Deputy Director of the State Agriculture Ministry Laboratory of Horticultural Plant Growth, Development and Quality Improvement. He is President of Chinese bayberry Branch of Chinese Society for Horticultural Science, Vice President of Postharvest SciTech Branch of Chinese Society for Horticultural Science, Vice President of Loquat Branch of Chinese Society for Horticultural Science and President of Zhejiang Provincial Society for Horticultural Science Prof. Chen’s research interests include postharvest biology of fruits, especially on texture (softening & lignification), ethylene biosynthesis and signal transduction, stress response (chilling injury, etc.), biology of fruit quality, especially on color, aroma, taste, bioactive compounds in fruits, especially on terpenoids, polyphenolics, and in vitro and in vivo bioactivities (antioxidant capacity, anti-cancer, etc.), plant biotechnology in fruits, especially on molecular marker and genetic transformation.