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MPPPM Graduate Student

Xing Wei (CV)

Graduate Research Assistant

Contact Information

Address:
University of Georgia
Department of Entomology
2360 Rainwater Rd.
Tifton, GA 31793

Phone: (229) 322-7194
Email: xingwei@uga.edu

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Education

2015 – Present Pursuing Master of Plant Protection and Pest Management, University of Georgia, Tifton, GA
2005 – 2009 B.S. in Automation Engineering, Qingdao University, Qingdao, P.R. China

Employment

January 2015 - Present              Graduate Research Assistant             University of Georgia
June 2013 – December 2014      Visiting Research Scholar                  University of Georgia
April 2012 – June 2013             Research Assistant      Jilin Jinqing Seed Company, LLC and
                   Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
April 2010 – April 2012              Test Bundle Engineer                 Foxconn Technology Group

My Research

My research aims to investigate the practicality and efficacy of injecting insecticides and fungicide through center pivot irrigation for management of insects and diseases in cotton and corn. Chemigation is an alternative way of pesticide application that is highly uniform, inexpensive and especially can be implemented under severe weather condition that a ground rig could not be executed.

 

 

 

 

 

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