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Veronica Andrea Molina Trincado

Profesor Asociado

Universidad de Playa Ancha

Valparaiso, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Biogeochemistry, microbial ecology, and oceanography. My interests are the study of the contribution of key microorganisms and their function in aquatic ecosystems including marine and wetlands (coastal and high altitude)

Educación

  •  Oceanografia, UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION. Chile, 2005
  •  Ciencias con mencion Oceanografia, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE. Chile, 2001
  •  Educación, UNIVERSIDAD DE PLAYA ANCHA DE CIENCIAS DE LA EDUCACION. Chile, 1997
  •  Pedagogia en Biologia y ciencias, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE. Chile, 1997

Experiencia Académica

  •   Profesor Asociado Full Time

    UNIVERSIDAD DE PLAYA ANCHA DE CIENCIAS DE LA EDUCACION

    Facultad de Ciencias Naturales y Exactas

    Valparaiso, Chile

    2013 - A la fecha

  •   Profesor Adjunto Other

    Universidad Andres Bello

    Ecologia y Recursos Naturales

    Santiago, Chile

    2011 - 2013

  •   Postdoctorado Full Time

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION

    Concepcion, Chile

    2005 - 2011

Experiencia Profesional

  •   Investigador postdoctoral Full Time

    Universidad de Concepcion

    Concepcion, Chile

    2005 - 2011

  •   Investigador Postdoc (3 meses) Full Time

    Max Planck Institute for Limnology

    Alemania

    2005 - 2005

Formación de Capital Humano


Direccion Tesis Doctorado (1)
Co Dirección de Tesis Doctorado (2)

Direccion Tesis Magister (2)
Co Dirección de Tesis Magister (1)

Dirección Tesis Pregrado (4)
Co Dirección de Tesis Pregrado (4)


Premios y Distinciones

  •   Medalla de Honor a la Excelencia Académica

    UNIVERSIDAD DE PLAYA ANCHA DE CIENCIAS DE LA EDUCACION

    Chile, 1997

    Medalla de Honor a la Excelencia Académica por tener el primer lugar de la promoción 1992 de la carrera de Pedagogía en Biología y Ciencias de la Universidad de Plya Ancha de Ciencias de la Educación


 

Article (40)

Biogeochemical Responses and Seasonal Dynamics of the Benthic Boundary Layer Microbial Communities during the El Niño 2015 in an Eastern Boundary Upwelling System
Greenhouse gases and biogeochemical diel fluctuations in a high-altitude wetland
Ammonium release via dissolution and biological mineralization of food pellets used in salmon farming
Aquatic Thermal Reservoirs of Microbial Life in a Remote and Extreme High Andean Hydrothermal System
Bacterioplankton response to nitrogen and dissolved organic matter produced from salmon mucus
Greenhouse gas cycling by the plastisphere: The sleeper issue of plastic pollution
Spatiotemporal Distribution of Key Pelagic Microbes in a Seasonal Oxygen-Deficient Coastal Upwelling System of the Eastern South Pacific Ocean
Virus and Potential Host Microbes from Viral-Enriched Metagenomic Characterization in the High-Altitude Wetland, Salar de Huasco, Chile
Adaptive Strategies in a Poly-Extreme Environment: Differentiation of Vegetative Cells in Serratia ureilytica and Resistance to Extreme Conditions
Nitrospina bacteria in a rocky intertidal habitat (Quintay Bay, central Chile)
Active microbiome structure and its association with environmental factors and viruses at different aquatic sites of a high-altitude wetland
Distribution of greenhouse gases in hyper-arid and arid areas of northern Chile and the contribution of the high altitude wetland microbiome (Salar de Huasco, Chile)
Nitrogen and phosphorus recycling mediated by copepods and response of bacterioplankton community from three contrasting areas in the western tropical South Pacific (20°S)
Nitrogen excretion by copepods and its effect on ammonia-oxidizing communities from a coastal upwelling zone
Rhodobacter sp Rb3, an aerobic anoxygenic phototroph which thrives in the polyextreme ecosystem of the Salar de Huasco, in the Chilean Altiplano
The activity of nitrifying microorganisms in a high-altitude Andean wetland
Bacterial Survival under Extreme UV Radiation: A Comparative Proteomics Study of Rhodobacter sp., Isolated from High Altitude Wetlands in Chile
Bacterial Survival under Extreme UV Radiation: A Comparative Proteomics Study of Rhodobacter sp., Isolated from High Altitude Wetlands in Chile.
Dissolved Compounds Excreted by Copepods Reshape the Active Marine Bacterioplankton Community Composition
A Combination of Extreme Environmental Conditions Favor the Prevalence of Endospore-Forming Firmicutes
Bacterial Active Community Cycling in Response to Solar Radiation and Their Influence on Nutrient Changes in a High-Altitude Wetland
Bacterial Active Community Cycling in Response to Solar Radiation and Their Influence on Nutrient Changes in a High-Altitude Wetland.
Microbial Activity Response to Solar Radiation across Contrasting Environmental Conditions in Salar de Huasco, Northern Chilean Altiplano
Microbial Activity Response to Solar Radiation across Contrasting Environmental Conditions in Salar de Huasco, Northern Chilean Altiplano.
Variability of nitrifying communities in surface coastal waters of the Eastern South Pacific (∼36° S)
Temporal and spatial variability of biological nitrogen fixation off the upwelling system of central Chile (35-38.5 degrees S)
The response of nitrifying microbial assemblages to ammonium (NH4+) enrichment from salmon farm activities in a northern Chilean Fjord
The transcriptional regulation of the glyoxylate cycle in SAR11 in response to iron fertilization in the Southern Ocean
Nitrospina-like bacteria are the main drivers of nitrite oxidation in the seasonal upwelling area of the Eastern South Pacific (Central Chile similar to 36 degrees S)
The first report of a microdiverse anammox bacteria community in waters of Colombian Pacific, a transition area between prominent oxygen minimum zones of the eastern tropical Pacific
Abundance and phylogenetic identity of archaeoplankton in the permanent oxygen minimum zone of the eastern tropical South Pacific
High diversity of ammonia-oxidizing archaea in permanent and seasonal oxygen-deficient waters of the eastern South Pacific
Aerobic ammonium oxidation in the oxycline and oxygen minimum zone of the eastern tropical South Pacific off northern Chile (similar to 20 degrees S)
Anammox bacteria and the anaerobic oxidation of ammonium in the oxygen minimum zone off northern Chile
Ammonia-oxidizing beta-Proteobacteria from the oxygen minimum zone off northern Chile
Microbial communities and their biogeochemical role in the water column of the oxygen minimum zone in the eastern South Pacific
Ammonium cycling under a strong oxygen gradient associated with the Oxygen Minimum Zone off northern Chile (?23°S)
Ammonium cycling under a strong oxygen gradient associated with the Oxygen Minimum Zone off northern Chile (similar to 23 degrees S)
Benthic nitrogen regeneration under oxygen and organic matter spatial variability off Concepcion (similar to 36 degrees S), central Chile
Massive developments of microbial mats following phytoplankton blooms in a naturally eutrophic bay: Implications for nitrogen cycling

Abstract (1)

Nitrogen Cycling in Sediments from Central Chile (36ºS): Seasonal and Interannual Variability

Editorial (1)

Editorial: Marine Microbiome and Biogeochemical Cycles in Marine Productive Areas

Proyecto (18)

Aggregating organic matter=> sink or source of nutrients and carbon in the future ocean?
Microbial complexity gradients in (poly)extreme environments
Nitrite loop in aquatic ecosystems, an example of environmental microbiome cooperation on nitrogen cycle
Cave ice microbiom=> metabolic diversity and activity in response to climate dynamics and anthropogenic pollution
Impact of aquaculture-derived compounds on marine microbial communities
MARINE AMMONIFICATION=> LINKING QUALITY TO QUANTITY IN NITROGEN REGENERATION
Plastisfera en el Océano Pacífico Sur oriental y su impacto sobre el clima . CRUCERO CIMAR 21 ISLAS.
RECICLAJE DE CO2, CH4, N2O EN EL AGUA DE FONDO BAJO LA INFLUENCIA DE GRADIENTES DE OXÍGENO DISUELTO EN LA ZONA COSTERA FRENTE A VALPARAÌSO.
Greenhouse gases production (N2O and CH4)=> a coupled role driven by microbial mats and their planktonic counterparts in Salar de Huasco
Sistemas Participativos de gestión del agua y desarrollo socio-económico sustentable
The rare biosphere in high altitude wetlands=> functional role and the limits of life
Archaeal versus bacterial driving nitrification in the high-altitude saline wetland of Salar de Huasco
ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF SOLAR RADIATION ON MICROBIAL COMMUNITIES IN A STRATIFIED PATAGONIAN FJORD=> REVIEWING THE ROLE OF PHOTOINHIBITION IN THE CARBON CYCLE
Functional genomics and environmental variabilit of phototrophic microorganisms in high altitude wetlands of teh Chilean Altiplano
Light inhibition of nitrification in te euphotic zone=> testing a long lasting paradigm in an upwelling ecosystem
Sensitivity of nitrogen regeneration to oxygen and trace metal availability in two naturally iron fertilized marine systems
Ammonia-oxidizing archaea in oxygen-deficient coastal upwelling ecosystems off Chile
Lagunas, bahías y fiordos=> laboratorios naturales para experimentar el cambio global

Review (3)

Potential contribution of planktonic components to ammonium cycling in the coastal area off central-southern Chile during non-upwelling conditions
Temporal variability and phylogenetic characterization of planktonic anammox bacteria in the coastal upwelling ecosystem off central Chile
Phylogenetic and functional marker genes to study ammonia-oxidizing microorganisms (AOM) in the environment
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Veronica Molina

Profesor Asociado

Biologia

Universidad de Playa Ancha

Valparaiso, Chile

13
Osvaldo Ulloa

Profesor Titular

Oceanografía

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCIÓN

Concepción, Chile

10
Cristina Dorador

PROFESSOR

Biotechnology

UNIVERSIDAD DE ANTOFAGASTA

ANTOFAGASTA, Chile

9
Laura Farias

Profesor Titular

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION

Concepcion, Chile

9
MARTHA HENGST

Académico

Ciencias Farmacéuticas

UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DEL NORTE

Antofagasta, Chile

7
camila fernandez

Visiting profesor

Oceanography

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION (CHILE)/OBSERVATOIRE OCÉANOLOGIQUE DE BANYULS SUR MER (FRANCE)

Concepcion, Chile

7
Maria Eissler

Profesor Adjunto

Instituto de Química y Bioquímica

UNIVERSIDAD DE VALPARAISO

Valparaiso, Chile

6
Lucy Belmar

Profesor asistente adjunto

Facultad de Ciencias de la Vida

Universidad Andrés Bello

Santiago, Chile

5
Marcela Cornejo

Profesor Adjunto

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso

Valparaiso, Chile

4
Vilma Pérez

Posdoctoral researcher

University of Adelaide

Adelaide , Australia

4
HERACLIO ESCRIBANO

Profesor Titular

Oceanografía

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION

CONCEPCION, Chile

3
Alexander Galán

Profesor Asistente e Investigador Académico

Vicerrectoría de Investigación y Postgrado

Universidad Católica del Maule

Talca, Chile

3
Héctor Levipan

INVESTIGADOR ACADEMICO

BIOLOGIA

Universidad de Playa Ancha de Ciencias de la Educación

VALPARAISO, Chile

2
Francisca Marchant

Research assistant

Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

2
Paris Lavín

Profesor asistente

Biotecnologia

Universidad de Antofagasta

Antofagasta, Chile

1
Christopher Harrod

Titular Professor

Universidad de Antofagasta

Antofagasta, Chile

1
FRANCISCO REMONSELLEZ

Professor

Ingenieria Química

UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DEL NORTE

Antofagasta, Chile

1
Daniela Yepsen

Investigador

Oceanografía

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

1
Carolina Yáñez

Profesor Auxiliar

Instituto de Biología

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso

Valparaíso , Chile

1
Jean Francois

Profesor Asociado/Coordinador Docente

Departamento de Ciencias Geográficas

UNIVERSIDAD DE PLAYA ANCHA DE CIENCIAS DE LA EDUCACION

Valparaiso, Chile

1
Lenka Kurte

asistente de investigación

Universidad de Playa Ancha de Ciencias de la Educación

Valparaíso, Chile

1
Salvador Ramírez

Ingeniero

Departmento de Oceanografia

Universidad de Concepcion

Concepcion, Chile

1
Johanna Cortes

Estudiante de Doctorado

Ingeniería

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso

Valparaiso, Chile

1
VICTOR GALLARDO

Profesor Titular

Oceanografía

Universidad de Concepción

Concepcion, Chile

1
Julio Salcedo

Investigador

Centro de Estudios AVanzados

Universidad de Playa Ancha

Viña del Mar, Chile

1
Homero Urrutia

Profesor titular

Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCIÓN

Concepción, Chile

1
Eduardo Menschel

Asistente de Investigación

Universidad Austral de Chile

Valdivia, Chile

1
Cecilia Rivera

académico e investigador

Quimica

UNIVERSITY OF PLAYA ANCHA

VALPARAISO, Chile