Chao Wu

Guangxi Institute of Botany

Dr. Chao Wu engages in the field of crop cultivation and physiology, and plant phenomics. He received a Ph.D. from Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, China, in 2016, and completed his postdoctorate at Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, China, in 2019. Currently, he is an associate research fellow at Guangxi Institute of Botany, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, and the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guilin, China. He chairs the Natural Science Foundation of Jiangsu Province and two postdoctoral science research foundations. His main research focus is physiological mechanisms of abiotic-stress tolerance (heat, drought) in crops and medicinal plants.