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Huan Fan
PhD Student
Huan Fan

Advisor: Tony Ives

Contact Information:
Department of Zoology
455 Birge Hall
430 Lincoln Dr.
Madison, WI 53706
(608) 262-9226


B.S., Biotechnology, Sichuan University, China, 2008

Research Interests

I am an ecologist interested in bioinformatics. I am developing tools for analyzing Next-generation Sequencing data of non-model organisms without reference genomes. The system Iím studying now is figs and Iím particularly interested in their two breeding systems. Iím also a PhD student in Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Science (


Kozlowski G, Gibbs D and Fan H. 2012. Conservation of threatened relict trees through living ex situ collections: lessons from the global survey of the genus Zelkova (Ulmaceae). Biodiversity and Conservation 21(3): 671-685

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