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PROJECTS

Regular

ASSESSING THE RESILIENCE OF MEDITERRANEAN-TYPE ECOSYSTEMS OF CHILE TO PROJECTED DROUGHTCONDITIONS: A MULTI-SCALE APPROACH

Principal Investigator: Alejandro Venegas González
Co-Investigators: Pilar Barría and Ariel Muñoz
Duration: 48 months
Execution: 2022-2026
Funding: FONDECYT Regular 2022 (FONDECYT of ANID, Project Code 1221701)





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A MULTI-SCALE DROUGHT OBSERVATORY FOR CHILE: AN EARLY WARNING SYSTEM TO MITIGATE AGRICULTURAL AND ECOLOGICAL IMPACTS

Principal Investigator: Francisco Zambrano Bigiarini and Dylan Craven
Co-Investigators: Álvaro González, Alejandro Venegas, Waldo Pérez, Francisco Fernández, Freddy Saavedra, Koen Verbist, Dirk Karger, Idania Briceño and Paulina Vidal
Duration: 12 months
Execution: 2022
Funding: Fondo de Investigación Estratégica en Sequía (Asignación Rápida) año 2021 (ANID, Project Code FSEQ210022)





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SATELLITE SYSTEM FOR IRRIGATION OPTIMIZATION (SatOri)

Principal Investigator: Francisco Zambrano Bigiarini and Andrea Miyasaka Almeida
Co-Investigators: Felipe de la Hoz, Joshua Kunst, Paulina Vidal and Idania Briceño
Duration: 24 months
Execution: 2022-2024
Funding: FONDEF IDeA I+D 2021 - Adaptación al Cambio Climático y Desastres de Origen Natural (FONDEF of ANID, Project Code ID21I10297)





Bosque Nativo

ECOLOGICAL RESTORATION IN XEROPHYTIC VEGETATION: USE OF KEY BIOINDICATORS TO EVALUATE THE SUCCESS OF SHORT-TERM PROJECTS

Principal Investigator: Alejandro Venegas González
Co-Investigators: Maureen Murúa, Paula Meli y Stephanie Gibson
Duration: 24 months
Execution: 2022-2024
Funding: XII Concurso del Fondo de Investigación del Bosque Nativo (CONAF, Project Code 028/2021)





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NETFORSUR - ASSESSING ANDEAN FOREST VULNERABILITY UNDER CLIMATE CHANGE: A DENDROECOLOGICAL, ECOPHYSIOLOGICAL AND BIOGEOGRAPHIC APPROACH

Principal Investigator: Alejandro Venegas González
Co-Investigators Chile: Stephanie Gibson, Álvaro Gutiérrez, Ariel Muñoz, Luiz Santini, Isidora Schneider and Francisco Zambrano
Co-Investigators Argentina: Anne Sergent, Verónica Arana, Santiago Bellón, Guillermina Dalla, Marcos Easdale and Alejandro Martínez
Co-Investigators Peru: Marco Arizapana, Marco Castañeda, Vladimir Camel, José Peña and Edilson Rojas
Co-Investigators France: Annabel Porté, Maxime Cailleret, Hervé Cochard, Nicolás Martin, Luc Paques, Paulina Pinto, Cyrille Rathgeber and Räphael Ségura
Duration: 24 months
Execution: 2021-2022
Funding: Regional Program CLIMAT-AmSud 2020 (Programs STIC, MATH, CLIMAT AMSUD of ANID, Project Code 21-CLIMAT-10)





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Effects of climate change on the xylem features of woody species in environmental gradients in the Mediterranean Andes of central Chile.

Principal Investigator: Alejandro Venegas González
Post doctoral student: Luiz Santini Junior
Duration: 36 months
Execution: 2020-2023
Fundings: Postdoctorado 2020 (FONDECYT of ANID, Project Code 3200765)





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MONCOSTA Satellite-based monitoring of the dynamics and evolution of the Chilean coast

Principal Investigator: Waldo Pérez Martínez e Idania Briceño de Urbaneja
Co-Investigators: Paulina Vidal, Patricia Oliva, Francisco Zambrano, Alejandro Venegas, Álvaro González, Cristian Barría, Carolina Martínez, Catalina Aguirre, Jorge Clavero, Antonio Sánchez and Raúl Ugalde
Duration: 24 months
Execution: 2019-2021
Funding: FONDEF IDeA I+D 2019 – Desafío País Adaptación al Cambio Climático y Desastres Naturales (FONDEF of ANID, Project Code ID19I10361)





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THE IMPACT OF WEATHER VARIABILITY ON WHEAT AND MAIZE PRODUCTION: AN IMPROVED EARLY WARNING MODEL FOR AGRICULTURAL DROUGHT

Principal Investigator: Francisco Zambrano Bigiarini
Duration: 36 months
Execution: 2019-2022
Funding: FONDECYT de Iniciación en Investigación 2019, (FONDECYT of ANID, Project Code 11190360)





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SPATIO-TEMPORAL EVOLUTION OF SOIL MOISTURE IN THE MEDITERRANEAN ANDES AND SOUTH-CENTRAL CHILE DURING THE LAST 500 YEARS INFERRED FROM TREE RINGS.

Principal Investigator: Álvaro González Reyes
Duration: 36 months
Execution: 2019-2022
Funding: PAI 2019 - Programa de Atracción e Inserción de Capital Humano Avanzado (ANID, Project Code PAI77190101





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Understanding the role of global change in forest dynamics of endemic trees in central Chile: generating knowledge for their conservation and restoration

Principal Investigator: Alejandro Venegas González
Duration: 36 months
Execution: 2018-2021
Funding: FONDECYT de Iniciación en Investigación 2018, (FONDECYT of ANID, Project Code 11180992)





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USING SENTINEL-2 IMAGES TO DEVELOP AN AUTOMATIC BURNED AREA MAPPING ALGORITHM

Principal Investigator: Patricia Oliva Pavón
Duration: 24 months
Execution: 2018-2020
Funding: FONDECYT de Iniciación en Investigación 2018, (FONDECYT of ANID, Project Code 11181331)





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MORBIDITY DUE TO HIGH ATMOSPHERIC POLLUTION EVENTS PRODUCED BY FOREST FIRES EMISSIONS: TOWARD THE CREATION OF AN EARLY WARNING SYSTEM

Principal Investigator: Patricia Oliva Pavón
Co-Investigators: Lorena Hoffmeister, Paulina Vidal, Waldo Pérez y Leonardo Durán
Duration: 27 months
Execution: 2018-2021
Funding: XV Concurso Nacional de Proyectos de Investigación y Desarrollo en Salud, FONIS 2018 (FONDEF of ANID, Project Code SA18I0177)






INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH FUNDS




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MONITORING OF MINING SUBSIDENCE IN CENTRAL CHILE THROUGH THE PROCESSING OF A TIME SERIES OF IMAGES USING DIFFERENTIAL INTERFEROMETRY TECHNIQUES (DINSAR)

Principal Investigator: Paulina Vidal Páez
Duration: 24 months
Execution: 2019-2021
Funding: Explotación Científica de la Misión Paz – Anuncio de Oportunidad: Lanzamiento de la Fase Científica de Paz (INTA, España, Código Proyecto AO-001-050)






FUNDS FROM PUBLIC AND PRIVATE ORGANIZATIONS




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CAPTURE OF HYPERESPECTRAL IMAGES WITH SWIR SENSOR IN THE SALARES OF THE ANTOFAGASTA AND ATACAMA REGIONS OF CHILE

Technical Coordinator: Natalia Medina Vega
Operational Coordinator: Marcela Vivanco
Technical Operator: Fabián Sánchez
Field Operation Chief: Walter Tapia and Field Assistances: Cristina Aravena y Francisco Vega
Duration: 2 months
Execution: 01/11/2019 - 30/12/2019
Funding: Company Private





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SERVICE FOR THE RECTIFICATION OF LAND USE CHANGE MAPS

Principal Investigator: Waldo Pérez Martínez y Leonardo Durán Gárate
Co-Investigators: Alejandra Álvarez, Paulina Vidal, Carla Jara and Claudio Ortiz
Duration: 3 months
Execution: 2021
Funding: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO, Project Code 349787)





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SERVICE FOR UPDATING UNCERTAINTY OF LAND USE CHANGE MAPS

Principal Investigator: Waldo Pérez Martínez y Leonardo Durán Gárate
Co-Investigators: Alejandra Álvarez, Paulina Vidal, Carla Jara and Claudio Ortiz
Duration: 3 months
Execution: 2021
Funding: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO, Project Code 349786)





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UPDATE OF HISTORICAL LAND USE AND LAND CHANGE MAPS FOR THE EXECUTION OF THE NREF/NRF, FOR THE REGIONS OF COQUIMBO, AYSÉN AND MAGALLANES

Principal Investigator: Waldo Pérez Martínez y Leonardo Durán Gárate
Co-Investigators: Alejandra Álvarez, Sebastián Quiñoñes, Leyla Ambler, Natalia Median, Roxana Mansilla, Paulina Vidal and Narkis Morales
Duration: 6 months
Execution: 2021
Funding: Corporación Nacional Forestal (CONAF Central, Fondo Cooperativo de Carbono Forestal - FCPFII, Project Code 3.2.b.2 del POA)





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STUDY ON GEOLOGY, GEOMORPHOLOGY AND NATURAL HAZARDS IN MAPOCHO RIVER BASIN

Principal Investigator: Waldo Pérez Martínez (2015-2019) - Paulina Vidal Páez (2020-2022)
Co-Investigators: Idania Briceño, Alejandro Venegas, Leonardo Durán, Narkis Morales, Jorge Clavero, Bárbara Droguett and Valentina Ramírez
Duration: 168 months
Execution: 2015-2022
Funding: Anglo American Sur S.A. (Project Code 4.15.0039.1 / 1.20.0014.1)