Dr.Liwang Liu is a Professor, Vice Director of Engineering Research Center of Horticultural Crop Germplasm Enhancement and Utilization, College of Horticulture, Nanjing Agricultural University, China. He completed his Ph.D in Crop Genetics and Breeding and M.S. in Vegetable Sciences from Nanjing Agricultural University, China. He worked in the Department of Plant Sciences, NDSU as a Postdoc, and in Michigan State University as an Senior visiting fellow. Dr. Liu played instrumental role in some international collaborative projects with USA, Australia, East African, etc. He is Coeditor-in–Chief of some monograph and textbooks including Chinese radish, The Science of Seed and Seedling, and Modern Plant Breeding. Dr. Liu's research interests include Vegetable Crop Genetics and Breeding, Biotechnology in Horticulture, Applied plant genomics.