Name: Wenwei Xu
Affiliation: AgriLife Research
Department: Lubbock AREC
Phone: 806-746-4015
Expertise: Development of corn germplasm with improved drought and heat tolerance and water stress, insect resistance, and aflatoxin resistance; physiological mechanisms of drought and heat tolerance in corn; gene mapping and molecular breeding for plant stress tolerance; crop management for increased water use efficiency.
Water Resources Program Areas:
  • Crop and Landscape Water Use