Postdoctoral Research Scholar
Dept. of Entomology and Plant Pathology
Email: hchen49 (at) ncsu.edu
Hongyu joined the Phylodynamics Research Group as a postdoc in January, 2020. As a PhD student, Hongyu worked on Xylella in the De La Fuente group at Auburn. At NC State, Hongyu is studying how Tomato spotted wilt virus adapts to different host plants and vectors using a combination of deep sequencing and experimental evolution.