Xinjiang Agricultural University (XAU) is a key institute of higher education under the administration of the government of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. It is located in Urumqi, the capital of Xinjiang. Its environment is beautiful, exquisite and quiet and since its greenery is extensive, it is well known as a garden university. XAU was initially established in 1952 and has almost 20 colleges of Agronomy, Forestry, Animal Science, Machinery & Traffic, Water Hydrology & Civil Engineering, Economy & Management, Humanity & Society Sciences, Horticulture, Food Science, Grassland & Environmental Science, Animal Medicine, Computer & Information Engineering, Foreign Languages, Chemical Engineering, Mathematics & Physics, Chinese Languages, Pharmacy, and International Education. There are 50 disciplines for a Bachelor’s Degree, 37 disciplines for a Master’s Degree, 6 disciplines for a Doctorate and 4 post–doctoral mobile stations. There are over 800 faculty and over 20,000 students at XAU. From 1986 to the present, more than 800 long-term and short-term foreign students from 20 countries who have finished their study and graduated from XAU in the different disciplines of Chinese language, Uygur language, Kazak language, animal husbandry and grassland, etc. Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region where XAU is located is a multi-ethnic area. XJAU possesses an irreplaceable position in the socio- economic development and higher education in Xinjiang, which takes account for 10% of the undergraduate education in the region. Xinjiang Agricultural University (XJAU) is a key institute of higher education under the administration of the government of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. Xinjiang is famous for its unique geographic features that combines mountain, grassland, glacier, gobi, desert, basin and oasis. Xinjiang is renown for its exotic minority culture. Xinjiang has the second largest area of natural grassland resources in China, about 57 million hectares. Animal husbandry is a major part of agricultural production in Xinjiang. Number of animal is about 50 million.
The following is the list of scholars from Xinjiang Agricultural University who contributed and/or serves as editors for one or more OMICS International journals and conferences