Assistant Professor of Agricultural & Biological Engineering
Jian Jin received his Ph.D. in Agricultural Engineering from Iowa State University in 2009. He earned his M.S. degree in Computer Engineering from Denmark Technical University in 2005 and his B.S. degree in Computer Science from Zhejiang University in 2003.
After earning his Ph.D., Dr. Jin was a postdoctoral research associate at Iowa State. Prior to joining Purdue, he conducted research at DuPont Pioneer, where he was most recently a Technology Leader working on automatic phenotyping and sensing and lead a team for the company’s hyperspectral imaging systems for automated plant screening.
Dr. Jin’s research interests are in the areas of agricultural sensing, broadly defined, and in automation and robotics in agriculture.