2013 Winner List

2013 Lifetime Achievement Award
Chang-Hung Chou
Chair Professor of China Medical University / Academician of Academia Sinca

Chia-Yin Tsai
Professor Emeritus of Purdue University / Professor Emeritus of National Taiwan University


2013 Outstanding Young Scholar Award
Chih-Horng Kuo
Assistant Research Fellow, Institute of Plant and Microbial Biology, Academia Sinca

Guo-Shiang Hung
Associate Professor, Institute of Bioresources, National Pingtung University


2013 The Best Plant Science PhD Thesis Award
Ming-Hsien Hsieh
Exploiting virus-induced gene silencing unravels the functions of transcription factors involved in Phalaenopsis floral morphogenesis
Department of Life Sciences, National Cheng Kung University
Advisor: Distinguished Professor Hong-Hwa Chen



2013 The Best Plant Science Master Thesis Award
Pei-Han Lai
Identification of a SHINE-like AP2 domain transcription factor involved in labellum development and cuticle formation in Phalaenopsis orchids
Department of Life Sciences, National Cheng Kung University
Advisor: Distinguished Professor Hong-Hwa Chen


Hung-Wei Wu
Role of effector PoP3 in Virulence of Ralstonia solanacearum and Characterization of Phage Lysis Proteins
Institute of Plant Biology, National Taiwan University
Advisor: Associate Professor Chiu-Ping Cheng