Zhenhai Han is currently working as a professor at College of Agronomy and Biotechnology in China Agricultural University. He obtained his PhD from China Agricultural University, China. He taught lessons for PhD students in the university. His research team is focused on the iron absorption mechanism in apples especially for Malus xiaojinasis and Malus baccata. He has published several articles and books in regional and international journals in areas related to apple rootstocks, biotic or abiotic stress, physiological and biochemical mechanisms as well as
discovery and application of new apple rootstock.