Dr.Tan Hequn (1968-) is a full professor of College of Engineering and supervisor for PhD students. He has been engaged in modern agricultural equipment engineering research, specifically in livestock, poultry and aquaculture farming, feed processing, agricultural products processing technology and equipment development. He is also a member of National Feed Machinery Standardization Technical Committee, standing director of livestock Engineering Professional Committee of Chinese Society of Agricultural Engineering and director of Hubei Agricultural Engineering Society. He has supervised more than 40 graduate students and presided over and participated in more than 10 scientific research projects at all levels. He has been granted more than 7 patents as the first inventor, and has published more than 30 academic papers.