Dr. He Yu
My research focuses on the population history of human as well as other animal species related with human society, revealed by genomics and ancient DNA.
- Population history of the black rat (Rattus rattus)
- Population dynamics of Baikal hunter-gatherers from Neolithic to Bronze Age
2013 - 2018 Ph.
D. in Zoology, Peking University, Beijing, China
Dissertation: Genomic ancestry of the Chinese mountain cat (Felis bieti) and domestic cats in China.
2008 - 2012 B. S. in Biological Sciences, Peking University, Beijing, China
Dissertation: A pilot study on the genetic variation and adaptive evolution of the rhodopsin gene in Felidae.