NInstitute of Oceanology,Chinese Academy of Sciences
HU ZiMin


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Name:(姓名):Hu ZiMin
Research Field:(研究领域):Biogeography and evolutionary genetics of seaweeds
E-mail:(电邮) and
2019.05 – now Professor, Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)
2012.01 – 2019.04 Associate professor, Institute of Oceanology, CAS
2011.04 – 2013.03 Postdoc researcher, the University of Alabama at Tuscallosa
2010.11 – 2011.12 Assistant professor, Institute of Oceanology, CAS
2009.01 – 2010.10 Postdoc researcher, Institute of Oceanology, CAS
2008.01 – 2008.10 Visiting internship, National University of Ireland (Galway)
2005.09 – 2008.01 PhD, Ocean University of China
2001.09 – 2004.09 Ms, Ocean University of China
1997.09 – 2001.09 BA, Hubei Agricultural College
Professional Memberships:(组织任职)
Reviewer editor of Frontiers in Marine Sciences
Research Interests:(研究方向)
Historical biogeography, evolutonary genetics and biodiversity of seaweeds under climate change
Honors and Awards:(获得荣誉、获奖情况)
Not available in the past 5 years

Selected Publications:(发表论文、专利、出版书籍等):
1. Hu Zi-Min, Fraser Ceridwen (2016) Seaweed Phylogeography: Adaptation and Evolution of Seaweeds under Environmental Change, Netherlands: Springer press.
2. Liu J, Zhan DM, Zhang R, Zeng L, Wang GG*, Hu Zi-Min* (2018) AFLP analysis revealed a north to south genetic break in the brown alga Sargassum thunbergii along the coast of China. Journal of Applied Phycology, 30:2697-2705.
3. Hu Zi-Min*, Kantachumpoo A, Liu RY, Sun ZM, Yao JT, Komatsu T, Uwai S, Duan DL (2018) A late Pleistocene marine glacial refugium in the south-west of Hainan Island, China: phylogeographical insights from the brown alga Sargassum polycystum. Journal of Biogeography, 45:355-366.
4. Li JJ, Hu Zi-Min*, Sun ZM, Yao JT, Liu FL, Fresia P, Duan DL (2017) Historical isolation and contemporary gene flow drive population diversity of the brown alga Sargassum thunbergii along the coast of China. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 17:246.
5. Hu Zi-Min*, Li JJ, Sun ZM, Oak JH, Gao X, Yao JT, Choi HG, Endo H, Duan DL* (2017) Hidden diversity and phylogeographic history provide conservation insights for the edible seaweed Sargassum fusiforme in the Northwest Pacific. Evolutionary Applications, 10:366-378.
6. Li JJ, Hu Zi-Min*, Gao X, Sun ZM, Choi HG, Duan DL, Endo H (2017) Oceanic currents drove population genetic connectivity of the brown alga Sargassum thunbergii in the north-west Pacific. Journal of Biogeography, 44:230-242.
7. Li JJ, Hu Zi-Min*, Liu RR, Zhang J, Liu SL, Duan DL* (2016) Phylogeographic surveys and apomictic genetic connectivity in the North Atlantic red seaweed Mastocarpus stellatus. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 94:463-472.
8. Li JJ, Hu Zi-Min*, Duan DL* (2015) Genetic data from the red alga Palmaria palmata reveal a mid-Pleistocene deep genetic split in the North Atlantic. Journal of Biogeography, 42(5):902-913.
9. Hu Zi-Min*, Li JJ, Sun ZM, Oak JH, Zhang J, Fresia P, Grant S, Duan DL* (2015) Phylogeographic structure and deep lineage diversification of the red alga Chondrus ocellatus Holmes in the Northwest Pacific. Molecular Ecology, 24(19):5020-5033.

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