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Knipfer T, I Cuneo, C Brodersen & A McElrone (2016). In situ visualization of the dynamics in xylem embolism formation and removal in the absence of root pressure: A study on excised grapevine stems.. Plant Physiology 171: 1024-1036

Cuneo I, Knipfer T, Brodersen C & A McElrone (2016). Mechanical failure of fine root cortical cells initiates plant hydraulic decline during drought. Plant Physiology (in press).

Saa S, E Peach-Fine, P Brown, T Michailides, S Castro, R Bostock & E Laca (2016). Nitrogen increases hull rot and interferes with the hull split phenology in almond (Prunus dulcis). Scientia Horticulturae 199: 41-48

Fassio C, R Cautin, A Perez-Donoso, C Bonomelli & M Castro (2016). Propagation techniques and grafting modify the morphological traits of roots and biomass allocation in avocado trees. HortTechnology 26: 63 -69.

Bugueño F, N Livellara, F Varas, P Undurraga, M Castro & E Salgado (2016). Responses of young Punica granatum plants under four different water regimes. Ciencia e Investigación Agraria 43:49-56

Davidson AM, D Da Silva, S Saa, P Mann & TM DeJong (2016). The Influence of Elevated CO2 on the Photosynthesis, Carbohydrate Status, and Plastochron of Young Peach (Prunuspersica) Trees.. Horticulture Environment and Biotechnology 57: 364-370

Saa, S., Olivos-Del Rio, A., Castro, S., Brown, PH (2015). Foliar application of microbial and plant based biostimulants increases growth and potassium uptake in almond (Prunus dulcis [Mill.] D. A. Webb). Front. Plant Sci. 6:87

Zarate-Valdez, Jose L.; Muhammad, Saiful; Saa, Sebastian; et ál. (2015). Light interception, leaf nitrogen and yield prediction in almonds: A case study.. European Journal of Agronomy 66:1-7 

Muhammad, Saiful; Sanden, Blake L.; Lampinen, Bruce D.; et ál. (2015). Seasonal changes in nutrient content and concentrations in a mature deciduous tree species: Studies in almond (Prunus dulcis (Mill.) D. A. Webb). European Journal of Agronomy 65

Castro, M. Fassio, C. Cautín, R. Y Ampuero, J. (2015). UCV 7, An avocado rootstock tolerant to salinity . Revista Fitotecnia Mexicana 38 (1): 85 - 92.

Saa, S.; Brown, P.H. (2014). Fruit presence negatively affects photosynthesis by reducing leaf nitrogen in almond. Functional Plant Biology 41 (8):884-891.

Saa, Sebastian; Brown, Patrick H.; Muhammad, Saiful; et ál (2014). Prediction of leaf nitrogen from early season samples and development of field sampling protocols for nitrogen management in Almond (Prunus dulcis [Mill.] DA Webb) . Plant and Soil 380 (1-2):153-163.

Klagges, Carolina; Antonio Campoy, Jose; Quero-Garcia, Jose; et ál. (2013). Construction and Comparative Analyses of Highly Dense Linkage Maps of Two Sweet Cherry Intra-Specific Progenies of Commercial Cultivars . PLoS ONE 8(1): e54743. 

Cuneo, I., Salgado, E., Castro, M., Cordova, A., Saavedra, J. (2013). Effects of climate and anthocyanin variables on the zoning of Pinot Noir wine from the Casablanca Valley. Journal of Wine Research 24 (4):264-277.

Castro, Monica; Fassio, Claudia; Darrouy, Nicole; et ál (2011). Different alternatives for producing sprouts of avocado (Persea americana) rootstocks. Ciencia e Investigacion Agraria 38(2): 219-226. 

Darrouy, N., Castro, M., Cautin, R., Kort L. Y Bozzolo, R. (2010). Efecto de la posición de la yema y de la poda en plantas de aguacate destinadas a la clonación. Revista Fitotecnia Mexicana 33(3):249-256.

Cautin, R.; Reig, C.; Mesejo, C.; et ál (2010). Flowering and fruit set in cherimoya (Annona cherimola Mill) as affected by the tree-training system. The Journal of Horticultural Science & Biotechnology 85(6):511-515.


Celis-Diez JL, J Díaz-Forestier, M Márquez-García, S Lazzarino, R Rozzi & JJ Armesto (2016). Biodiversity Knowledge Loss in Children s books and texts.. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 14: 408-410

Youlton C, E Wendland, J Ayach, C Poblete-Echeverría & S Dabney (2016). Changes in Erosion and Runoff due to Replacement of Pasture Land with Sugarcane Crops. Sustainability 8: 685

Odi M, I Campos, C Neale, S Ortega-Farías, C Poblete-Echeverría, C Balbontín & A Calera (2016). Estimating Evapotranspiration of an apple orchard using a remote sensing-based soil water balance. Remote sensing 8

Ortega-Farias S, S Ortega-Salazar, T Poblete, A Kilic, R Allen, C Poblete-Echeverria, L Ahumada-Orellana, M Zuniga & D Sepulveda (2016). Estimation of Energy Balance Components over a Drip-Irrigated Olive Orchard Using Thermal and Multispectral Cameras Placed on a Helicopter-Based Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV). Remote sensing 8: 638

Otto S, A Neaman, B Richards & A Mario (2016). Explaining the ambiguous relations between income, environmental knowledge, and environmentally significant behavior. Society & Natural Resources 29: 628-632

Díaz-Forestier J, M Gómez, JL Celis-Diez & Gloria Montenegro (2016). Nectary structure of four melliferous plants native to Chile. Flora - Morphology, Distribution, Functional Ecology of Plants 221: 100 106

Lopez-Olivari R, S Ortega-Farias & C Poblete-Echeverría (2016). Partitioning of net radiation and evapotranspiration over a superintensive drip-irrigated olive orchard. Irrigation Science 34: 17-31

Verdejo J, R Ginocchio, S Sauve, P Mondaca & A Neaman (2016). Thresholds of copper toxicity to lettuce in field-collected agricultural soils exposed to copper mining activities in Chile. Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition 16: 154-158

Neaman, A. (2015). Explaining the ambiguous relations between income, environmental Knowledge, and enviromentally significant behavior.. Society & Natural Resources 0:1 5

Mondaca, P., Neaman, A., Sauvé, S., Salgado, E., Bravo, M. (2015). Solubility, partitioning and activity of copper in contaminated soils in a semiarid zone.. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, 178: 452-459.

Verdejo, J., Ginocchio, R., Sauvé, S., Salgado, E., Neaman, A., (2015). Thresholds of copper phytotoxicity in field-collected agricultural soils exposed to copper mining activities in Chile. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 122: 171-177.

Gonzálezm, Isabel; Neaman, Alexander; Cortés, Amparo; et ál. (2014). Effect of compost and biodegradable chelate addition on phytoextraction of copper by Oenothera picensis grown in Cu-contaminated acid soils . Chemosphere 95: 111-115.

Norambuena M, A. Neaman, M. C. Schiappacasse, E. Salgado. (2014). Effect of liquid humus and calcium sulphate on soil aggregation.. Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition 14(3):701-709.

Barazarte Castro, Raúl; Neaman, Alexander; Vallejo Reyes, Felipe; et ál. (2014). Environmental knowledge and pro-environmental behavior of high school students, in the Valparaiso Region (Chile) . Revista de Educación 364:67-92.

Gaxiola A, JL Celis-Diez, R Rozzi (2014). Estudios socio-ecológicos de largo plazo en los sitios fundadores de la red RSELP- Chile: desafios y oportunidades para el futuro. Bosque 35 (3): 421-428

Neaman, A. (2014). Spatial distribution of copper and pH in soils affected by intensive industrial activities in central Chile . Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition 14(4):943-953.

Mancilla Villalobos, Rodrigo; Zuniga, Jimena; Salgado, Eduardo; et ál. (2013). Constructed wetlands for domestic wastewater treatment in a Mediterranean climate region in Chile . Electronic Journal of Biotechnology 16(4):1-13.    

Ginocchio, R.; Cárcamo, V.; Bustamente, E.; et ál. (2013). Efficacy of fresh and air-dried biosolids as amendments for remediation of acidic and metal-polluted soils: A short-term laboratory assay . Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition 13(4):855-869.

Olivares, David; Bravo, Manuel; Feldmann, Jorg; et ál. (2012). Development of an Analytical Method for Antimony Speciation in Vegetables by HPLC-Hydride Generation-Atomic Fluorescence Spectrometry . Journal of AOAC International 95(4):1176-1182.

Gasto, Juan; Subercaseaux, Diego; Vera, Leornardo (2012). Ecology: an integrated science for the artificialization of nature . Ciencia e Investigación Agraria 39(3):397-410.

Neaman, Alexander; Huerta, Soledad; Sauve, Sebastien (2012). Effects of lime and compost on earthworm (Eisenia fetida) reproduction in copper and arsenic contaminated soils from the Puchuncavi Valley, Chile . Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 80:386-392.

Ulriksen, Christopher; Ginocchio, Rosanna; Mench, Michel; et ál. (2012). Lime and compost promote plant re-colonization of metal-polluted, acidis soils.. International Journal of Phytoremediation 14(8):820-833.

Salgado, E; Livellara, N.; Pinilla, J. (2012). Programmed fertigation effects on the growth and production of young cherry trees in central Chile . Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition 12(1): 15-22.

Carcamo, Valeska; Bustamante, Elena; Trangolao, Elizabeth; et ál (2012). Simultaneous immobilization of metals and arsenic in acidic polluted soils near a copper smelter in central Chile . Environmental Science and Pollution Research 19(4):1131-1143.

Goecke, Paul; Ginocchio, Rosanna; Mench, Michel; et ál (2011). Amendments promote the development of lolium perenne in soils affected by historical copper smelting operations. International Journal of Phytoremediation 13(6):552-566.

Gonzalez, Isabel; Cortes, Amparo; Neaman, Alexander; et ál (2011). Biodegradable chelate enhances the phytoextration of copper by Oenothera picensis grown in copper-contaminated acid soils. Chemosphere 84 (4):490-496.

Livellara, N; Saavedra, F; Salgado, E. (2011). Plant based indicators for irrigation scheduling in young cherry trees. Agricultural water management Volumen: 98 Número: 4

Aguilar, R.; Hormazabal, C.; Gaete, H.; et ál (2011). Spatial distribution of copper, organic matter and pH in agricultural soils affected by mining activities. Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition 11(3):125-145

Cordova, Salome; Neaman, Alexander, Gonzalez, Isabel; et ál (2011). The effect of lime and compost amendments on the potential for the revegetation of metal-polluted, acidic soils. Geoderma 166(1): 135-144.

Cataldo R,J.; Hidalgo L, M.E.; Neaman, A.; et ál (2011). Use of molecular biomarkers in Eisenia foetida to assess copper toxicity in agricultural soils affected by mining activities. Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition 11(3):57-70

Neaman, Alexander; Espinoza, Gonzalo (2010). Advances in diagnosis of iron deficiency in avocado. Journal of Plant Nutrition 33(1):38-45

Gaete, Hernan; Eliana Hidalgo, Maria; Neaman, Alexander; et ál (2010). Assessment of copper toxicity in soils using biomarkers of oxidative stress IN Eisenia foetida. Química Nova 33(3):566-570

Vera, Leonardo; Parra, Juan C.; Morales, Luis; et ál (2010). Comparative analysis of split-window algorithms for estimating soil temperature. Revista de la Ciencia del Suelo y Nutrición Vegetal 10(1): 35 - 39

Muena, Victoria; Gonzalez Isabel; Neaman, Alexander (2010). Effects of liming and nitrogen fertilization on the development of Oenothera affinis in a soil affected by copper mining. Revista de la Ciencia del Suelo y Nutrición Vegetal 10(2):102-114

Muena, Victoria; Gonzalez Isabel; Neaman, Alexander (2010). Effects of liming and nitrogen fertilization on the development of Oenothera affinis in a soil affected by copper mining. Revista de la Ciencia del Suelo y Nutrición Vegetal 10(2):102-114

Youlton, Cristian; Espejo, Paulina; Biggs, Jaime; et ál (2010). Quantification and control of runoff and soil erosion on avocado orchards on ridges along steep-hillslopes. Ciencia e Investigación Agraria 37(3):113-123-


Huenchuleo C, J Barkmann & R Marggraf (2016). Attitudinal determinants of willingness-to-pay for river ecosystem improvements in central Chile: A choice experiment.. Ciencia e Investigación Agraria 43:125-137

Bormann H, J Steinbrecher, I Althoff, H Roth, J Baez, C Frank, M Gonzalez, C Huenchuleo, L Lugo, R Mata, MM Portela, JM Reichert, MF Rodrigues & I Sanchez (2016). Recommendations for capacity development in water resources engineering and environmental management in Latin America. . Water Resources Management 30: 3409 3426


Galvez-Cendegui L, P Peñaloza, E Oyanedel & M Castro (2016). Characterization of avocado nurse seed size and seedling development in CV. Esther. Revista Fitotecnia Mexicana 39: 79-85.

Alvaro JE, MT Lao, M Urrestarazu, M Baghour & M Abdelmajid (2016). Effect of nutrient solution salinity and ionic concentration on parsley (Petroselinum crispum Mill.) essential oil yield and content. Journal of Plant Nutrition 39: 1057-1062

De la Cuadra C, AK Vidal, S Lefimil & L Mansur (2016). Temperature Effect on Seed Germination in the Genus Leucocoryne (Amaryllidaceae). HortScience 51: 412-415

Urrestarazu, M . Morales, I ,La Malfa, T , Checa, R , Wamser, A.F , Alvaro, J.E (2015). Effects of Fertigation Duration on the Pollution, Water Consumption, and Productivity of Soilless Vegetable Cultures. HortScience 50 (6) 819-825.

Azkorra, Z.; Pérez G.; Coma, J.; Cabeza, L.F; Burés, S.; Álvaro, J. E.; Urrestarazu, M. (2015). Evaluation of green walls as a passive acoustic insulation system for buildings . Applied AcousticS 89: 46-56

Wamser, A.F.; Álvaro, J.E; Morales, I.; Urrestarazu, M. (2015). The effect of drip flow rate with multiple manifolds on the homogeneity of the delivered volumen. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering 141 (2) 04014048

Pozo, J.; Álvaro, J.E.; Morales, I., Requena, J., La Malfa, T.; Mazuela, P.; Urrestarazu, M. (2014). New local sustainable inorganic materials for soilless cultivation in Spain: granulated volcanic rock. HortScience 49(12):1537-1541

Kubec, Roman; Krejcova, Petra; Mansur, Levi; et ál (2013). Flavor Precursors and Sensory-Active Sulfur Compounds in Alliaceae Species Native to South Africa and South America . Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 61(6)1335-1342.

Steingort, Ursula; Cisternas, Maurcio A.; Garcia, Rolando; et ál (2012). Phenological cycle and floral development of Chloraea crispa (Orchidaceae) . Ciencia e Investigación Agraria 39(2): 377-385. 

Cisternas, Mauricio A.; Salazar, Gerardo A.; Verdugo, Gabriela; et ál (2012). Phylogenetic analysis of Chloraeinae (Orchidaceae) based on plastid and nuclear DNA sequences . Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 168(3):258-277.

Cisternas, Mauricio A.; Salazar, Gerardo A.; Verdugo, Gabriela. (2012). Transfer of Geoblasta pennicillata to Bipinnula (Chloraeinae, Orchidaceae) . Phytotaxa 64:9-10.   

Elizondo, Rafael; Oyanedel Eduardo (2010). Field testing of tomato chilling tolerance under varying ligth and temperature conditions. Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research 70(4): 552-558.

Steinfort, Ursula, Verdugo, Gabriela; Besoain, Ximena; et ál (2010). Mycorrhizal association and symbiotic germination of the terrestrial orchid Bipinnula fimbriata (Poepp.) Johnst (Orchidaceae). Flora - Morphology, Distribution, Functional Ecology of Plants 205(12):811-817.

Valdivia, Carlos E.; Cisternas, Mauricio A.; Verdugo, Gabriela S. (2010). Reproductive biology aspects of two species of the genus Gavilea (Orchidaceae, Chloraeinae) in populations from Central Chile. Gayana Botánica 67(1):44-51.

Graber, M.F.; Perez-Correa, J.R.; Verdugo, G.; et ál (2010). Spinning cone column isolation of rosemary essential oil. Food Control 21(5):615-619.


Fuentes L, M Valdenegro, MG Gómez, A Ayala-Raso, E Quiroga, JP Martinez, R Vinet, E Caballero & CR Figueroa (2016). Characterization of fruit development and potential health benefits of arrayan (Luma apiculata), a native berry of South America.. Food Chemistry 196: 1239-1247

Fuentealba C, L Galvez, A Cobos, JA Olaeta, BG Defilippi, R Chirinos, D Campos & R Pedreschi (2016). Characterization of main primary and secondary metabolites and in vitro antioxidant and antihyperglycemic properties in the mesocarp of three biotypes of Pouteria lucuma. Food Chemistry 190: 403-411

Fuentealba, C; Gálvez, L; Cobos, A; Olaeta, J.A; Defilippi, B; Chirinos, R; Campos, D; Pedreschi, R. (2016). Characterization of main primary and secondary metabolites and in vitro antioxidant and antihyperglycemic properties of the mesocarp tissue of three biotypes of Pouteria lucuma. Food Chemistry, 190, 403-411

Hernández I, C Fuentealba, J.A Olaeta, S Lurie, B Defilippi, R Campos-Vargas & R Pedreschi (2016). Factors associated with postharvest ripening heterogeneity of Hass avocados (Persea americana Mill).. Fruits 71: 259-268

Pedreschi R, S Hollak, H Harkema, E Otma, P Robledo, E Westra, D Somhorst, R Ferreyra & BG Defilippi (2016). Impact of postharvest ripening strategies on 'Hass' avocado fatty acid profiles. . South African Journal of Botany 103: 32-35

Chirinos R, D Zorrilla, A Aguilar-Galvez, R Pedreschi & D Campos (2016). Impact of roasting on fatty acids, tocopherols, phytosterols, and phenolic compounds present in Plukenetia huayllabambana seed.. Journal of Chemistry 2016: 6570935

Mendieta B, JA Olaeta, R Pedreschi & P Undurraga (2016). Reduction of cold damage during cold storage of Hass avocado by a combined use of pre-conditioning and waxing.. Scientia Horticulturae 200: 119-124

Chirinos R, O Necochea, R Pedreschi & D Campos (2016). Sacha inchi (Plukenetia volubilis L.) shell: an alternative source of phenolic compounds and antioxidants.. International Journal of Food Science and Technology 51: 986-993

Campos D, A Aguilar-Galvez & R Pedreschi (2016). Stability of fructooligosaccharides, sugars and colour of yacon (Smallanthus sonchifolius) roots during blanching and drying.. International Journal of Food Science and Technology 51: 1177-1185

Gonzalez-Aguero M, LT Pardo, MS Zamudio, C Contreras, P Undurraga & BG Defilippi (2016). The unusual acid-accumulating behavior during ripening of Cherimoya (Annona cherimola Mill.) is linked to changes in transcription and enzyme activity related to citric and malic acid metabolism. . Molecules 21: 398

Pedreschi, R; Lurie, S. (2015). Advances and current challenges in understanding post-harvest abiotic stresses in perishables.. Postharvest Biology & Technology, 107, 77-89.

Chirinos, R.; Pedreschi, R.; Dominguez, G.; Campos D. (2015). Comparison of the physicochemical and phytochemical characteristics of the oil of two Plukenetia species . Food Chemistry 173:1203-1206.

Guerrero-Ochoa, M; Pedreschi, R; Chirinos, R. (2015). Optimized methodology for the extraction of protein from quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.). International Journal of Food Science & Technology, 50, 1815-1822

Lurie, S; Pedreschi, R. (2014). Fundamental aspects of postharvest heat treatments. Horticulture Research 1:1-6.

Pedreschi, R.; Muñoz, Pablo; Robledo, Paula; et ál. (2014). Metabolomics analysis of postharvest ripening heterogeneity of 'Hass' avocadoes . Postharvest Biology and Technology 92:172-179.


Torres C, R Camps, R Aguirre & X Besoain (2016). First Report of Diaporthe rudis in Chile Causing Stem-End Rot on 'Hass' Avocado Fruit Imported From California. Plant Disease 100: 1951- 1951

Vidal AK, R Camps & X Besoain (2016). First Report of Necrotic Streaking of Asiatic Lilies Caused by Plantago asiatica mosaic virus in Chile. Plant Disease 100: 1799  1799

Jaime R. Montealegre, Fabian Ochoa, Ximena Besoain, Rodrigo Herrera and Luz M.Pérez (2014). In vitro and glasshouse biocontrol of Rhizoctonia solani with improved strains of Trichoderma spp.. Ciencia e Investigación Agraria 41(2):197-206.

Olivares N, Morales N, Lupichini P and López E. (2014). Ovipotion of Naupactus cervinus (Boheman) and Naupactus xanthographus (German) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) under laboratory conditions on oranges fruits . Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research74(4): 502-505.

R. Camps, M.Castro, and X. Besoain (2014). Simultaneous detection of CTV, CEVd and HSVd using Arizona 861 S Citron and RT-PCR. Ciencia e Investigación Agraria 41(2): 255-261.

Torres, Carolina; Latorre, Bernardo A.; Undurraga, Pedro; et ál (2013). Evaluation of DMI fungicides against species of Diplodia and Neofusicoccum associated with Botryosphaeria canker of grapevine . Ciencia e Investigación Agraria 40(1):131-138.

Besoain, X.; Torres, C; Diaz, G.A.; et al. (2013). First Report of Neofusicoccum australe Associated with Botryosphaeria Canker of Grapevine in Chile . Plant Disease 97(1):143.

Sanchez-Tellez, Soledad; Herrera-Cid, Rodrigo; Besoain-Canales, Ximena; et ál. (2013). In vitro and in vivo inhibitory effect of solid and liquid trichoderma harzianum formulations on biocontrol of pyrenochaeta lycopersici. . Interciencia 38(6):425-429.

Verdugo, J., Grez, A., Villegas, C., Tapia, J., Lavandero, B (2013). Movement between crops and weeds: temporal refuges for aphidophagous insects in Central Chile. Ciencia e Investigación Agraria 40(2): 317-326.

Diaz, Gonzalo A.; Auger, Jaime; Besoain, Ximena; et ál. (2013). Prevalence and pathogenicity of fungi associated with grapevine trunk diseases in Chilean vineyards . Ciencia e Investigación Agraria 40(2): 327-339.

Morales, Andrea; Latorre, Bernardo A.; Piontelli, Eduardo; et ál (2012). Botryosphaeriaceae species affecting table grape vineyards in Chile and cultivar susceptibility . Ciencia e Investigación Agraria 39(3): 445-458.

Herrera, Rodrigo; Nunez, David; Romero, Natalia; et ál. (2012). Sensitivity of wild-type and mutant Trichoderma harzianum strains to fungicides . Ciencia e Investigación Agraria 39(3): 569-576.

Diaz, G.A.; Prehn, D.; Besoain, X.; et al (2011). Neofusicoccum parvum Associated with Grapevine Trunk Diseases in Chile. Plant Disease 95(8):1032.

Montealegre, Jaime; Valderrama, Luis; Sanchez, Soledad; et ál (2010). Biological control of Rhizoctonia solani in tomatoes with Trichoderma harzianum mutants. Electronic Journal of Biotechnology 13(2): 1-11.

Bermudez, Paulina; Vargas, Robinson; Cardemil, Antonieta; et ál (2010). Effect of pollen from different plant species on development of Typhlodromus pyri (Sheuten) (Acari: Phytoseiidae). Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research 70(3):408-416.