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Independent experts nominated by country party

Shasheng Wang

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Other Disciplines
Natural Resource Management
Plant Science
UN languages spoken


Job function
Prof./Director. of the Lab of Ministry of Forestry
Experimental Center of Forest Biology
Telephone number
86 10 62338171
Work experience
1. Research experiences in Forest Environment, on relation between acid rain and forest production in Europe._x000D_
2. Research experience in tree physiology and wood production._x000D_
3. Experiences involved in international jointly project researches on improvement of poplar productivity in Northern China, German-China-Israel projects, I.P. and advisory member f China. Now ongoing projectsare mainly on following subjects:_x000D_
- Improvement of Salt Stress Tolerance in Populus Euphratica by Biotechniques (NSF Project. P.I.)._x000D_
- Mechanism of Wood Formation and Its Gene Regulation of Cambium and Xylem Cytoskeleton in Woody Plants (Populus and Cunninghamia) (NSF Project advisory)._x000D_
- Improvement of Poplar Productivity in Northern China, Joint Project of Germanyyy-China-Israel, Advisory P.I.
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
Ph.D. Forest Biology, Moscow University, Moscow, Pre-Soviet Union, 1956._x000D_
Master, Forest Botany, Beijing Forestry University, Beijing, 1954.
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Wang S.S., Wu G.M., Gao R.F. (1994). Plant Physiology, 2nd Edition, China Forestry Publishing House, Beijing._x000D_
2. Wang S.S., Wang S.J., Pei B.H. (1992). Cultivative Physiology of Short Rotation Intensive Culture of Poplar, Beijng Agricultural University Publishing House, 292 pages._x000D_
3. Wang S.S., Jiang X.N. (1995). Growth and Development Control and Biotechnology in Woody Plants. China Forestry Publishing House, 292 pages._x000D_
4. Ma H.c., Fung L.E., Wang S:S: (1997). Photosynthetic Responses of Populus Euphratic to Salt Stress Forest Ecology and Management. Vol. 93, pp. 56-61._x000D_
5. Chen S.L., Huttermann A., Wang S.S. (1997). Stomatal and non-stomatal control of photosynthesis in poplar genotypes in response to water stress. Tree Physiology.
Other activities
1. Member of International Union of Forestry Research Organization._x000D_
2. Guest Professor of College of Herb Medicine, Beijing Medical University._x000D_
3. Member of Botany Association of China._x000D_
4. Honor membership (Tree Physiology and Biotechnology) of Forestry Association of China.
1. 1st Class Awards of Progress of Science & Technology in Forestry, Ministry of Forestry of P.R. China (1992)._x000D_
2. 3rd Class National Awards of Progress Science & Technology in Forestry, P.R. China (1996)._x000D_
3. 3rd Class National Awards of Sciences in
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Beijing Forestry University
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