University of Maryland Center for Enviromental Science, Baltimore, MD, USA
Dr. Jin Liu is an assistant professor at Peking University and a National Youth Thousand Talents Program Fellow, China. Dr. Liu received a BSc in biology and an MSc in biochemistry and molecular biology from Sun Yat-sen University, and a PhD in algal biotechnology from The University of Hong Kong. He worked in world top laboratories on plants and microalgae over ten years. He is broadly trained and highly experienced molecular biologist and phycologist with interdisciplinary background. Particular areas of expertise include molecular biology, genetic engineering, biotechnology, transcriptomics, mass cultivation, algal physiology, algal biofuels and high-value products. He has published over 30 peerreviewed research articles on top journals of algae fields and wrote 7 book chapters. He also serves as editorial board members for several peer-reviewed journals.