Dr. Cuncang Jiang

  • Address: Institute of Citrus Science, Huazhong Agricultural University,Wuhan 430070, China
  • Tel: 86 27 8728 7141 (O)
  • Email: jcc2000@mail.hzau.edu.cn


2003 – 2006 Ph.D. Huazhong Agricultural University, Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, Wuhan, China

2000 – 2003 B.A. Huazhong Agricultural University, Plant Nutrition and Soil Science , Wuhan, China

Professional Experience

2015.1 – present, Professor, Huazhong Agricultural University

2012.4 – 2013.4, Visiting fellow in Rothamsted Research Institute, UK

2009.1 – 2014.12, Associate professor, Huazhong Agricultural University

2006.9 –2008.12, Lecturer, Huazhong Agricultural University

Services for academic communities

Reviewer: Plant Science; Journal of Plant Nutrition; PLoS ONE; Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition; Scientia Horticulturae; Journal of Integrative Agriculture

Program emphasis

Physiological mechanism of micro-element (boron) in citrus;

Physiological mechanisms of nutrient use efficiency in crops;

Selected publications ( * Corresponding author )
  • 1. Dong Xiaochang, Liu Guidong, Wu Xiuwen, Lu Xiaopei, Lei Yan, Riaz Muhammad, Asad Shah,Wu Lishu, Jiang Cuncang*, 2016. Different metabolite profile and metabolic pathway with leaves and roots in response to boron deficiency at the initial stage of citrus rootstock growth, Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, 106:121-131
  • 2. Liu Guidong, Dong Xiaocang, Liu Leichao, Wu Lishu, Peng Shuang, Jiang Cuncang*, 2015. Metabolic profiling reveals altered pattern of central metabolism in navel orange seedlings as a result of boron deficiency, Physiologia Plantarum , 153 (4) : 513-524
  • 3. Liu Guidong,Wang Ruidong,Liu Leichao,Wu Lishu,Jiang Cuncang*, 2013. Cellular Boron allocation and pectin composition in two rootstock seedlings differing in boron-deficiency responses. Plant and Soil, 370:555-565
  • 4. Liu Guidong,Wang Ruidong,Wu Lishu,Peng Shuang,Wang Yunhua,Jiang Cuncang*, 2012. Boron distribution and mobility in navel orange grafted on citrange and trifoliate orange, Plant and Soil, 360:123-133.
  • 5. Liu Guidong,Dong Xiaocang,Liu Leichao,Wu Lishu,Peng Shuang,Jiang Cuncang*, 2014. Boron deficiency is correlated with changes in cell wall structure that lead to growth defects in the leaves of navel orange seedlings, Scientia Horticulturae,176:54-62
  • 6. Wu Xiuwen, Jiang Cuncang*, Hao Yanshu, Lei Jing, 2016. FTIR Spectroscopic Characterization of Material Composition in Functional Leaf of Cotton under Stress of Potassium and Boron , Spectroscopy and Spectral Analysis,36(03):676-680
  • 7. Lei Jing,Hao Yanshu,Wu Xiuwen,Jiang Cuncang*, 2016, FTIR Study of Leaf of Different Cotton Genotypes under Potassium Substitution by Sodium,Spectroscopy and Spectral Analysis,36(6):1696-1699
  • 8. Wang Ruidong,Liu Guidong,Liu Leichao,Jiang Cuncang*, 2014. Relationship between leaf chlorosis and different boron forms in Trifoliate orange seedlings under excessive boron supply[J], Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 60(3):325-332
  • 9. Hao Yanshu, Lei Jing, Wang Qiaolan, Wu Lishu, Jiang Cuncang*, 2015. Two typical K-efficiency cotton genotypes differ in potassium absorption kinetic parameters and patterns, Soil and Plant Science,1(65):45-53
  • 10. Hao Yanshu, Wang Xiaoli, Xia Ying, Wu Lishu, Jiang Cuncang*, 2013. Assessment of economic and environmental impacts of two typical cotton genotypes with contrasting potassium efficiency, Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, 176(3): 460-465
  • 11. Hao Yanshu, Lei Jing, Wu Xiuwen, Wu Lishu, Jiang Cuncang*, 2016.Photosynthesis products transport rather than photosynthesis rate is critical for potassium efficiency of two cotton genotypes, Soil and Plant Science,66(2):170-177
  • 12. Liu Guidong,Jiang Cuncang*,Wang Yunhua, 2011. Boron concentration, accumulation, distribution and forms of young Newhall navel orange plants grafted on two rootstocks in response to low boron. Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 57(1): 93-104
  • 13. Liu Guidong, Wang Ruidong, Wu Lishu, Peng Shuang, Jiang Cuncang*, 2015. Differential changes in cell wall content and boron and calcium concentration in ‘Newhall’ navel orange grafted on two rootstocks differing in boron-deficiency responses [J], Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis, 46(4):439-453