Yanru Xing

Data Analyst and Lab Manager

Plant Pathology Department

Institute for Sustainable Food Systems

Emerging Pathogens Institute

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611

yanruxing [[ @ ]] ufl.edu

EDUCATION

M.S. Statistics, Kansas State University

LL.B. Law, China University of Political Science and Law

B.E. Garment Engineering, Tianjin Polytechnic University, China 

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

Data Management Analyst II, Garrett Lab, Plant Pathology Department, University of Florida, 03/2015 - present

Research Assistant Scientist, Garrett Lab, Department of Plant Pathology, Kansas State University, 10/2013 – 02/2015

PUBLICATIONS

Preprint

Xing*, Y., Hernandez Nopsa*, J., Andrade-Piedra, J., Beed, F., Blomme, G., Carvajal Yepes, M., Coyne, D., Forbes, G., Kreuze, J., Kroschel, J., Kumar, L., Legg, J., Parker, M., Schulte-Geldermann, E., and Garrett, K. A. 2017. Global cropland connectivity: A risk factor for invasion and saturation by emerging pathogens and pests. bioRxiv: https://doi.org/10.1101/106542.

Published Journal Articles

Dendy, S. P., Tong, B., Alexander, H. A., Fay, P. A., Murray, L., Xing, Y., and Garrett, K. A. 2017. A long-term study of burning effects on a plant pathogen in tallgrass prairie. Plant Pathology Early View. doi:10.1111/ppa.12678.

Song, W., Yao, W., and Xing, Y., 2014. Robust mixture regression model fitting by Laplace distribution. Computational Statistics & Data Analysis 71, P128-137.

Shiny Interface

Seed degeneration model

PRESENTATIONS

Xing*, Y., Hernandez Nopsa*, J., Andrade-Piedra, J., Beed, F., Blomme, G., Carvajal Yepes, M., Coyne, D., Forbes, G., Kreuze, J., Kroschel, J., Kumar, L., Legg, J., Parker, M., Schulte-Geldermann, E., and Garrett, K. A. Global cropland connectivity: A risk factor for invasion and saturation by emerging pathogens and pests. The International Society for Ecological Modelling Global Conference 2016, Towson University, Baltimore, MD, USA

Xing*, Y., Hernandez Nopsa*, J., Andrade-Piedra, J., Beed, F., Blomme, G., Carvajal Yepes, M., Coyne, D., Forbes, G., Kreuze, J., Kroschel, J., Kumar, L., Legg, J., Parker, M., Schulte-Geldermann, E., and Garrett, K. A. Global cropland connectivity: A risk factor for invasion and saturation by emerging pathogens and pests. CGIAR Root Tuber Banana – Seed Workshop 2016, Gainesville, FL, USA

 Xing*, Y., Hernandez Nopsa*, J., Andrade-Piedra, J., Beed, F., Blomme, G., Carvajal Yepes, M., Coyne, D., Forbes, G., Kreuze, J., Kroschel, J., Kumar, L., Legg, J., Parker, M., Schulte-Geldermann, E., and Garrett, K. A. Global cropland connectivity: A risk factor for invasion and saturation by emerging pathogens and pests. ISFS Open House 2016, Gainesville, FL, USA

Xing*, Y., Hernandez Nopsa*, J., Andrade-Piedra, J., Beed, F., Blomme, G., Carvajal Yepes, M., Coyne, D., Forbes, G., Kreuze, J., Kroschel, J., Kumar, L., Legg, J., Parker, M., Schulte-Geldermann, E., and Garrett, K. A. Global cropland connectivity: A risk factor for invasion and saturation by emerging pathogens and pests. EPI Research Day 2016, Gainesville, FL, USA

Xing, Y., Hernandez Nopsa, J., Sun, X., Garrett, K.A. Wheat disease management performance mapping. CGIAR Root Tuber Banana – Seed Workshop 2015, Gainesville, FL, USA

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Teaching Assistant, Fall 2016, Networks in Agricultural and Ecological Systems, University of Florida

Presenter, 2016 APS National Meeting, Workshop on Introduction to Network Models in R, Tampa, Florida

CERTIFICATES

SAS Certified Statistical Business Analyst Using SAS 9: Regression and Modeling

SAS Certified Base Programmer for SAS 9

SAS Certified Advanced Programmer for SAS 9

Judicial Certificate of China