Dr. Petersen Dan
University of Cincinnati, USA
Dr. Shulu Zhang is a Senior Research Scientist at Agdia Incorporated in Plant Pathology Research and Development. Dr. Zhang did his doctoral study on rice tungro viruses with Professor Roger Hull at John Innes Institute, Norwich, United Kingdom, and obtained his PhD through University of East Anglia in Norwich in 1994. Since then, he has been working on all sorts of plant pathogens in Canada and in the United States. He was also a Research Assistant Professor leading a group working on geranium bacterial blight at University of Toledo, Ohio. He joined Agdia Inc. in February 2011 and currently is a Senior Research Scientist involving in the development of molecular tests for plant pathogens. Dr. Zhang's research interests mainly include plant pathology and biology. He has over 30-years research experience with plants and plant-associated microbes, and has been a member of the American Phytopathological Society since 1996. Dr. Zhang has published over 37 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters, and served as reviewers of several academic journals.