Dr. Li Rong Sheng, Research Institute of Tropical Forestry, Chinese Academy of Forestry
Li Rong Sheng is an Associate Research Fellow of silviculture at the Research Institute of Tropical Forestry, Chinese Academy of Forestry, P.R. China. He has conducted extensive research on cultivation, utilisation, resource distribution, breeding and standardisation of rattans. Dr. Li received his doctorate from the Chinese Academy of Forestry in the field of water use efficiency and dry resistance among rattans in 2003. He is the author of over 50 peer-reviewed research articles, and the writer of 5 Chinese standards on rattan, was a member of Editor Board of the Chinese Journal of World Bamboo and Rattan from 2004 to 2013, and a member of Author Board of the book Bamboo and Rattan in the World.
Li Rong Sheng. Rattan physiology and ecology, cultivation and management of rattan plantations. In: Bamboo and Rattan in the World, China Forestry Publishing House, 2007