Mengyuan Xiao, Ph.D.

Mengyuan Xiao

Position Title
Jan Dvorak Lab

Plant Sciences


Small grains/Agronomy: Wheat

Keywords: Crop Genetics, Breeding, Domestication, Evolution

I am a Ph.D. student working with Dr. Jan Dvorak on wheat evolutional genetics. I did my undergraduate study in China Agriculture University, majoring in Agronomy. My graduate research is trying to understand the genetic regulation of wheat domestication syndrome and interpret the findings in the context of wheat domestication and subsequent evolution.