Dr Min Kyaw Thu

Dr Min Kyaw Thu
Current Position
+95 9 448 020 716
B.Sc (Hons), Pathein University 2002
M.Sc, University of Yangon 2004
M.Res, University of Yangon 2006
Ph.D, University of Yangon 2010

Professional Experience
2017-date: Lecturer, Department of Botany, University of Yangon
2016-2017: Lecturer, Department of Botany, Maubin University
2013-2016: Assistant Lecturer, Department of Botany, Maubin University
2012-2013: Demonstrator, Department of Botany, Meiktila University
2010-2011: Demonstrator, Department of Botany,University of Veterianry Science
2005-2010: Demonstrator, Department of Botany, University of Yangon

Present Fields of Research
2018-2019 Pollination Ecology of Some Cultivated Plant Species

Publications (International/Local)
Pollination Ecology of Ridged Gourd (Luffa acutangula Roxb.) in VFRDC, Hlegu (The Proceedings of 1st Myanmar-Korea Conference – in Press)
Flower Types, Pollen Morphology, and In Vitro Pollen Germination of Longan (Dimocarpus longan Lour.) (Journal of Botany Research 2017, 1(1):50-56)
How Protein baits, volatile compounds and irradiation influence the expression profiles of odorant-binding protein genes in Bactrocera dorsalis (Diptera: Tephritidae). (Applied Ecology and Environmental Research 15(4):1883-1899)
Genome-wide sequencing of longan (Dimocarpus longan Lour.) provides insights into the molecular basis of its polyphenol-rich characteristics. (Giga Science, 6, 2017, 1–14 doi: 10.1093/gigascience/gix023)
Effects of 2, 4-Dichlorophenoxy Acetic Acid and Light on Growth of Gerbera (Gerbera jamesonii cv. Daxueju) Callus. (Agricultural Science & Technology, 2017, 18(3): 385-388, 393. DOI:1 0.161 75/j.cnki. 1009-4229.2017.03.001)
Molecular Characterization of MaCCS, a Novel Copper Chaperone Gene Involved in Abiotic and Hormonal Stress Responses in Musa acuminata cv. Tianbaojiao. (International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 2016,24;17(4): 441.doi:10.3390/ijms17040441)
Identification of Novel and Conserved miRNAs in Leaves of In Vitro Grown Citrus reticulata “Lugan” Plantlets by Solexa Sequencing. (Frontiers in Plant Science, January 2016 doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.01212)
Floral Traits and Pollination Systems of the Western Parts of Bago Yoma Forest (Middle) in Taik-kyi Township, Yangon Region. (Journal of Asia Research Centre, University of Yangon. 2013, 3(2): 53-73)
Pollination Biology of Cucumis sativus L (cucumber) in Hmawbi Township. (Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts & Science, 2011, 9 (5):41-54)
Floral traits, visitation rates and phenology of Luffa acutangula Roxb. in natural areas of Hinthada Township, Ayeyarwady Region (Hinthada University Research Journal, 2011, 3(1):46-55)
Floral Traits and pollination systems of Bago Yoma Forest (Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts & Science, 2009, 7 (4): 223-238)
Pollination ecology of Cucumis sativus L. in Hmawbi Township, Yangon Division. (Universities Research Journal, 2009, 2 (1): 103-114)
Pollination status of some wild plant species from Bago Yoma Forest, Daik-U Township (Universities Research Journal, 2009, 2 (1): 73-87)
Species Diversity and Distribution of Primates in Myanmar (Natural History Journal of Chulalongkorn University, 2005, Supplement 1: 47-53)