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Claudio Latorre Hidalgo

Full Professor

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Quaternary Paleoclimatology; Aridlands Paleoecology; Historical Plant Biogeography; Human-environment interactions

Educación

  •  Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE. Chile, 2002
  •  Geosciences, UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA. Estados Unidos, 1996
  •  Biology, PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE. Chile, 1992

Experiencia Académica

  •   Assistant Professor Full Time

    PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE

    Biological Sciences

    Santiago, Chile

    Enero 2004 - Enero 2008

  •   Associate Professor Full Time

    PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE

    Biological Sciences

    Santiago, Chile

    Enero 2009 - Enero 2017

  •   Associate Researcher Other

    Institute of Ecology and Biodiversity (IEB)

    Santiago, Chile

    Enero 2005 - A la fecha

  •   Full professor Full Time

    PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE

    Biological Sciences

    Santiago, Chile

    Enero 2017 - A la fecha

Formación de Capital Humano


Alumnos de pregrado que han realizado su “Seminario de Investigacion Biológica” conmigo como tutor:

1. Marcela E. Salinas Muñoz (2006-II S)
2. Francisca P. Diaz Aguirre (2007- I S)
3. Francisco J. González Pinilla (2007- II S)
4. Carol Berrios Muñoz (2007- II S)
5. Natalia Andrea Villavicencio Figueroa (2008- I S)
6. Matías Frugone Alvarez (2008- I S)
7. Karla Fabiola Ojeda Figueroa (2009- I S)
8. M. Isabel Mujica Perez de Castro (2010- II S)
9. Eduardo A. Ascarrunz Latorre (2010- II S)
10. M. Ignacia Rocuant de la Noi (2011- I S)
11. Katherine E. Martínez (2012- I S)
12. Vania Sandoval (2012- II S)
13. Ana Luisa Herrera (2012- II S) en cotutela con M. Carrevedo
14. Hernán Briones (2013- I S)

Estudiantes de Doctorado

1. Eugenia M. Gayó H. (Doctorado en Ciencias Biológicas mención Ecología, DECOL-PUC, director de tesis). Finalizada (03/2012).
2. Francisca P. Diaz Aguirre (Doctorado en Ciencias Biológicas mención Ecología, DECOL-PUC, director de tesis) A finalizar el 30/10/2014.
3. Paola M. Villegas Delgado (Doctorado en Ciencias Biológicas mención Ecología, DECOL-PUC, director de tesis) En curso.
4. Magdalena Fuentealba ((Doctorado en Ciencias Biológicas mención Ecología, DECOL-PUC, tutor) En curso.
5. Matías Frugone Alvarez (Doctorado en Geología, Universidad de Zaragoza, co-director de tesis). En curso (a finalizar el 05/2015)
6. Francisco J. González Pinilla (Doctorado en Ciencias Biológicas mención Ecología, DECOL-PUC, tutor) En curso.

Postdoctorantes

Maria Laura Carrevedo, Dr. en Ciencias (UBA, Argentina). Postdoctorado FONDECYT asociado al laboratorio desde octubre de 2011.


Premios y Distinciones

  •   Claudio Latorre

    INSTITUTO DE CHILE

    Chile, 2004

    Premio como científico joven destacado del programa “Ciencia de Frontera” de la Academia Chilena de Ciencias, Instituto de Chile

  •   Claudio Latorre (and CMEB staff)

    BBVA

    Chile, 2005

    BBVA Prize for Research in Conservation (given to CMEB).


 

ConferencePaper (79)

Human settlement (ca. 12,000 BP) in the Atacama Desert, northern Chile: the bifacial lithic industry of the quarry site Chipana-1
Poblamiento Humano Inicial (ca. 12.000 años) en el Desierto de Atacama Norte de Chile: La Industria Lítica Bifacial del Sitio en Cantera Chipana-1
A high resolution record of diatom variability (Lake Vichuquén, central Chile) during the last millennium
HYDROLOGICAL VARIABILITY IN ATACAMA ALTIPLANO LAKES DURING THE LAST MILLENNIA
Linking abrupt changes in local marine radiocarbon reservoir age (ΔR) to upwelling and hunter-gatherer demographic change in coastal northern Chile during the mid-Holocene
PEOPLE 2K (PalEOclimate and the PeopLing of the Earth): Investigating tipping points generated by the Climate-Human Demography-Institutional nexus
Unearthing the Deep Roots of the Long-term Human History and Environmental Interaction in the Atacama Desert
Unprecedented diatoms records show late Quaternary paleolake environments along the hyperarid Atacama Desert, northern Chile
Where are the camelids? II: contributions from the stable isotope ecology to understand mobility and exchange patterns in the South Central Andes
CAN WE CONTINUE SQUEEZING THE MOST ARID LAND OF THE PLANET? TECHNOLOGICAL CYCLES OF WATER USE IN THE ATACAMA DESERT
Climate change and human occupation in the hyperarid core of the Atacama Desert
DEMOGRAPHIC RESPONSES TO LATEST QUATERNARY CLIMATE VARIABILITY IN THE WESTERN ANDEAN SLOPE
FROM THE FIRST AMERICANS TO THE AYMARA- HOW PAST CLIMATE CHANGE INTERACTS WITH HUMAN SOCIETIES IN NORTHERN CHILE
THE IMPACT OF LATE QUATERNARY PLUVIALS ON THE BIOGEOGRAPHY OF THE ALTIPLANO
Timing and magnitude of centennial-scale rainfall variability in the central Atacama Desert inferred from rodent middens over the last 16000 years
A δ15N record of past variations in climate and nitrogen cycling during the late Quaternary using rodent middens from the central Atacama Desert, northern Chile
Holocene environmental and climate evolution in the Central Chile across an altitudinal gradient from the high Andes to the coast
Holocene vegetation and climate changes inferred from chinchilla rat (Abrocoma bennetti) middens from a biodiversity hotspot in central Chile (32◦S)
New approaches and methods for quantifying pluvial events in the Atacama Desert using ancient chinchilla rat middens
Subfossil diatoms as indicators of recent environmental changes: a review of records from Central Chile
A Holocene Lake Record from Laguna Del Maule (LdM) in the Chilean Andes: Climatic and Volcanic Controls on Lake Depositional Dynamics
Climate Change and Cultural Trajectories in the Atacama Desert (17–10 ka)
New paleoecological and paleoclimate perspectives for the late Quaternary of the Atacama desert using rodent middens
Environmental variability and resource use of an Andean lake inferred using fossil diatoms
Late Quaternary refugia, extinctions and extra-terrestrial impacts: lessons from the Atacama
Archaeological and paleoenvironmental evidence for a late Pleistocene human settlement in the hyperarid core of the Atacama Desert (21°S)
Evolución climática del Desierto de Atacama a escalas temporales de millones, miles y cientos de años
Latest Holocene climate variability on centennial timescales in the Atacama Desert (18°-24°S)
Centennial-Scale Climate Changes During The last 2,000 Years in the Atacama Desert (16°-26°S)
Grabados rupestres de tradición naturalista en la zona de oasis y quebradas endorreicas del norte de Chile, Valles occidentales, Andes centro sur: El caso de Chacarilla 15
Quaternary aeolianite development in a tectonically active coastal setting: a case study from the Atacama Desert of northern Chile
Recent climate variability and human impact from lacustrine cores in Central Chile
Reliable mean annual rainfall estimates using chinchilla rat (Abrocoma) middens from the Atacama Desert during the late Quaternary
Tillandsia dunes from northern Chile: a potential paleoclimate sensor of past variations in fog intensity during the late Holocene
Hydrological, ecological and cultural evidence for a widespread pluvial event in the Atacama Desert during the Medieval Climate Anomaly
Paleoambientes, patrones culturales y tecnológicos en los ambientes hiperáridos del Desierto de Atacama, extremo norte de Chile, en la transición Pleistoceno/Holoceno
Reconstruyendo el clima pasado del norte de Chile mediante paleomadrigueras de roedores
The importance of reconstructing past climate for understanding current climate change with an example from northern Chile
Antecedentes paleoclimáticos relevantes para la prospección de sitios arqueológicos de ocupación temprana en el Desierto de Atacama
Assessing the climatic, biological and cultural impact of the Medieval Climate Anomaly in northern Chile
Biotic records of late Quaternary climate change from South America’s Arid Diagonal
Climate variability in the Pacific coastal desert of South America: the emergence of cultural innovations and social complexity
Late Quaternary hydrological and ecological changes in the Pampa del Tamarugal basin, northern Atacama Desert, Chile
Antiphasing of the tropical Easterlies and the southern Westerlies during the last termination in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile
Cambio biótico pasado como una herramienta para entender cambio biótico futuro: Ejemplos de las zonas áridas de Chile
Early Peopling and Paleoenvironments during the Pleistocene/Holocene Transition in northernmost Chile (17-21° S)
Paleowetland deposits as paleoclimate recorders globally and in the Atacama Desert
Potential added value of transect and herbarium data base records for predicting global climate change responses in alpine plants
Primeros poblamientos y paleoambientes en la transición Pleistoceno Holoceno en el Norte de Chile (17-25° Lat. S)
Synchronous riparian ecosystem and groundwater table response to climate change in the northern Atacama Desert (21°S) during the last deglaciation
The resolution of in-stream wetland deposits as paleoclimatic proxy records
Biodiversidad durante el Cuaternario ¿Qué nos pueden decir las zonas áridas?
Increased Runoff and Groundwater Discharge as Evidenced by Late Pleistocene Phreatophyte Assemblages in the Pampa del Tamarugal Basin, Atacama Desert, Northern Chile (21°S)
Late Quaternary Climate and Vegetation Changes in the Atacama Desert, Northern Chile: The Rodent Midden Record
Late Quaternary Paleoclimate and Vegetation Distribution in the Atacama Desert and adjacent Central Andes
Modelo Multidisciplinario para la Búsqueda de Ocupaciones Pleistoceno/Holoceno en el Extremo Norte de Chile
Paleobiogeography of the Atacama Desert over the last 50,000 years as inferred from Rodent Middens
Soils at the Hyperarid Margin: The Isotopic Composition of Soil Carbonate from the Atacama Desert
Archaeological and Palaeoecological Strategies for Studying Late Pleistocene/Early Holocene Human Occupation of the Atacama Desert of Northern Chile
Paleoindio tardío-arcaico temprano en el área centro sur andina, nuevas perspectivas metodológicas
Summer Rainfall Variability over the Last 22,000 yrs in the central Atacama Desert: Quantifying Paleoclimate Estimates from the Rodent Midden Record
Vegetation and Climate of the Atacama Desert during the Holocene: Evidence from Rodent Middens
Evidence from rodent middens for summer rainfall variability over the last 22,000 years from northern Chile’s Río Salado (22º S)
Variabilidad de precipitaciones en el Río Salado, norte de Chile (22º S) durante los últimos 22.000 años inferida a través de paleomadrigueras de roedores
Climate and vegetation history of the Atacama desert and Pacific slope of the subtropical Andes
Late Quaternary vegetation and paleohydrology of the Atacama Desert
Using fossil rodent middens to decipher late Quaternary paleoclimate in the central Atacama Desert of northern Chile
A 45,000-yr record of monsoonal precipitation based on fossil rodent middens from the central Atacama Desert of northern Chile (22-24° S)
A 45,000-yr rodent midden record from the margin of absolute desert in the central Atacama of Northern Chile (22-24°S)
Cambios vegetacionales durante los últimos 45.000 años en el Desierto de Atacama (22-24° S), norte de Chile
Late Quaternary vegetation history of Quebrada Chaco (25°30'S, 2650-3450 m) in the hyperarid transitional zone between summer and winter rainfall regimes, Atacama Desert, Chile
Paleomadrigueras de roedores y la historia vegetacional del Desierto de Atacama, II Región, Chile
Fossil rodent middens and vegetation history of the central Atacama Desert, northern Chile
Expansion of C4 plants during the late Neogene in NW Argentina: evidence from a non-marine stable isotope record
Was the expansion of C4 grasses in the late Miocene of southeast Asia a global event?
Vertebrados terrestres del Pleistoceno tardío-Holoceno temprano de Magallanes y Tierra del Fuego: una síntesis
Estimaciones cuantitativas de precipitaciones para los últimos 14.000 años en el Desierto de Atacama a partir de paleomadrigueras de roedores
From Atacama to Patagonia- late Quaternary environmental change along South America's arid diagonal
Past vegetation and climate changes in the Atacama Desert of northern Chite estimated from fossil pollen in rodent middens

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Dietary diverstiy in the Atacama desert during the Late intermediate period of northern Chile
Ecological fidelity and spatiotemporal resolution of arthropod death assemblages from rodent middens in the central Atacama Desert (northern Chile)
MARINE RADIOCARBON RESERVOIR AGE ALONG THE CHILEAN CONTINENTAL MARGIN
Multiscale climate change impacts on plant diversity in the Atacama Desert
Rare calcium chloride-rich soil and implications for the existence of liquid water in a hyperarid environment
Chronology, stratigraphy and hydrological modelling of extensive wetlands and paleolakes in the hyperarid core of the Atacama Desert during the late quaternary
Late Quaternary coastal evolution and aeolian sedimentation in the tectonically-active southern Atacama Desert, Chile
Past and future global transformation of terrestrial ecosystems under climate change
Plant pathogen responses to Late Pleistocene and Holocene climate change in the central Atacama Desert, Chile
Structure and co-occurrence patterns in microbial communities under acute environmental stress reveal ecological factors fostering resilience
A 7000-year high-resolution lake sediment record from coastal central Chile (Lago Vichuquen, 34 degrees S): implications for past sea level and environmental variability
Continuities and discontinuities in the socio-environmental systems of the Atacama Desert during the last 13,000 years
Hunter-Gatherer Mobility Strategies in the High Andes of Northern Chile during the Late Pleistocene-Early Holocene Transition (ca. 11,500-9500 CAL BP)
Isotopic characterization of late Neogene travertine deposits at Barrancas Blancas in the eastern Atacama Desert, Chile
LATE PLEISTOCENE FUEL MANAGEMENT AND HUMAN COLONIZATION OF THE ATACAMA DESERT, NORTHERN CHILE
Late Quaternary environmental dynamics in the Atacama Desert reconstructed from rodent midden pollen records
Loco or no Loco? Holocene Climatic Fluctuations, Human Demography, and Community Based Management of Coastal Resources in Northern Chile
Surface vitrification caused by natural fires in Late Pleistocene wetlands of the Atacama Desert
The Dry Puna as an ecological megapatch and the peopling of South America: Technology, mobility, and the development of a late Pleistocene/early Holocene Andean hunter-gatherer tradition in northern Chile
The pre-Columbian introduction and dispersal of Algarrobo (Prosopis, Section Algarobia) in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile
Using archaeological shell middens as a proxy for past local coastal upwelling in northern Chile
Climate change and cultural evolution across the world
Climate change and social complexity in the Atacama Desert during the Late Quaternary
Coupled Socio-Environmental Changes Triggered Indigenous Aymara Depopulation of the Semiarid Andes of Tarapacá-Chile during the Late 19th-20th Centuries
Nitrogen cycling in an extreme hyperarid environment inferred from delta N-15 analyses of plants, soils and herbivore diet
Variations in soil carbonate formation and seasonal bias over >4 km of relief in the western Andes (30°S) revealed by clumped isotope thermometry
Calibrating the pollen signal in modern rodent middens from northern Chile to improve the interpretation of the late Quaternary midden record
Global patterns and environmental controls of perchlorate and nitrate co-occurrence in arid and semi-arid environments
How Do Surficial Lithic Assemblages Weather in Arid Environments? A Case Study from the Atacama Desert, Northern Chile
Late Quaternary climate change, relict populations and present-day refugia in the northern Atacama Desert: a case study from Quebrada La Higuera (18 degrees S)
Timing of occupation and regional settlement patterns revealed by time-series analyses of an archaeological radiocarbon database for the South-Central Andes (16 degrees-25 degrees S)
1st Workshop on Paleoecological Databases in South America
Cambio climático y evolución cultural en el Desierto de Atacama
Ocupaciones humanas tempranas y condiciones paleoambientales en el Desierto de Atacama durante la transición Pleistoceno-Holoceno
Late Pleistocene human occupation of the hyperarid core in the Atacama Desert, northern Chile
Accumulation of impact markers in desert wetlands and implications for the Younger Dryas impact hypothesis
Emergence of social complexity among coastal hunter-gatherers in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile
Hydroclimate variability in the low-elevation Atacama Desert over the last 2500 yr
Late Quaternary hydrological and ecological changes in the hyperarid core of the northern Atacama Desert (similar to 21 degrees S)
POBLAMIENTO TEMPRANO DEL NORTE DE CHILE (18-25° S): NUEVAS EVIDENCIAS ARQUEOLÓGICAS Y PALEO AMBIENTALES
RISE AND DECLINE OF CHINCHORRO SACRED LANDSCAPES ALONG THE HYPERARID COAST OF THE ATACAMA DESERT
Rodent middens reveal episodic, long-distance plant colonizations across the hyperarid Atacama Desert over the last 34,000 years
Establishment and formation of fog-dependent Tillandsia landbeckii dunes in the Atacama Desert: Evidence from radiocarbon and stable isotopes
Hakenasa Cave and its relevance for the peopling of the southern Andean Altiplano
PLEISTOCENE HUMAN OCCUPATION IN THE ATACAMA DESERT: FIRST RESULTS FROM THE APPLICATION OF AN INTERDISCIPLINARY PREDICTIVE RESEARCH MODEL
Early Holocene climate change and human occupation along the semiarid coast of north-central Chile
Climate change and human occupation in the northernmost Chilean Altiplano over the last ca. 11500 cal. a BP
CLIMATE IN THE DRY CENTRAL ANDES OVER GEOLOGIC, MILLENNIAL, AND INTERANNUAL TIMESCALES
PROPUESTA METODOLOGICA INTERDISCIPLINARIA PARA POBLAMIENTOS HUMANOS PLEISTOCENO TARDIO/HOLOCENO TEMPRANO, PRECORDILLERA DE ARICA, DESIERTO DE ATACAMA NORTE
Propuesta metodológica interdisciplinaria para poblamientos humanos Pleistoceno tardío/ Holoceno temprano, precordillera de Arica, Desierto de Atacama Norte
The stable isotope altimeter: Do Quaternary pedogenic carbonates predict modern elevations?
Late-Holocene fossil rodent middens from the Arica region of northernmost Chile
Paleowetlands and regional climate change in the central Atacama Desert, northern Chile
THE IMPACT OF ENSO IN THE ATACAMA DESERT AND AUSTRALIAN ARID ZONE: EXPLORATORY TIME-SERIES ANALYSIS OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL RECORDS
Late quaternary environments and palaeoclimate
Perennial stream discharge in the hyperarid Atacama Desert of northern Chile during the latest Pleistocene
Soils at the hyperarid margin: The isotopic composition of soil carbonate from the Atacama Desert, Northern Chile
The structure and rate of late Miocene expansion of C-4 plants: Evidence from lateral variation in stable isotopes in paleosols of the Siwalik Group, northern Pakistan
Late Quaternary vegetation and climate history of a perennial river canyon in the Rio Salado basin (22 degrees S) of Northern Chile
Pollen analyses from a 50 000-yr rodent midden series in the southern Atacama Desert (25 degrees 30 ' S)
A vegetation history from the arid prepuna of northern Chile (22-23 degrees S) over the last 13,500 years
Molecular analysis of a 11 700-year-old rodent midden from the Atacama Desert, Chile
Paleomadrigueras: Cambio climático en el Atacama.
Mid-Holocene climate in the south-central Andes: Humid or dry? Response
A 22,000-year record of monsoonal precipitation from Northern Chile's Atacama Desert
Etnozoología Mapuche: un estudio preliminar
LA TRADICIÓN ALTIPLÁNICA: ESTUDIO ETNOBOTÁNICO EN LOS ANDES DE IQUIQUE, PRIMERA REGIÓN, CHILE
LA TRANSICIÓN ENTRE LAS TRADICIONES DE LOS OASIS DEL DESIERTO Y DE LAS QUEBRADAS ALTAS DEL LOA SUPERIOR: ETNOBOTÁNICA DEL VALLE DEL RÍO GRANDE, 2ª REGIÓN, CHILE
Paleontología de Mamíferos del Alero Tres Arroyos I, Tierra del Fuego, XII Región, Chile
La tradición surandina del desierto:Etnobotánica del área del Salar de Atacama (Provincia de El Loa, Región de Antofagasta, Chile)
The expansion of C-4 grasses and global change in the late Miocene: Stable isotope evidence from the Americas

ConferencePoster (69)

Differential response of Holocene climate variability observed from lake records along an elevational gradient in the intermediate latitudes of the Southern Hemisphere
ECOLOGICAL GENOMICS IDENTIFIES PROCESSES REQUIRED FOR ADAPTATION IN ATACAMA DESERT
Hoffmannseggia doelli: CHARACTERIZATION OF AN EXTREMOPHILE PLANT FROM ATACAMA DESERT
INTERANNUAL PLANT BIODIVERSITY ESTIMATED FROM SOIL DNA AND SEEDLING EMERGENCE IN THE ATACAMA DESERT
PLANT BIODIVERSITY IN THE ATACAMA DESERT
Registro de diatomeas de la Laguna de Matanzas
Tracking recent watershed changes in Vichuquén Lake (Central Chile) through δ15N signatures
Un registro de alta resolución de variabilidad de diatomeas (Lago Vichuquén, Chile central) durante el último milenio
A Holocene diatom record from Laguna del Maule, an Andean Lake in Central Chile
ASSESSING THE POTENTIAL OF OXYGEN ISOTOPES IN ARCHAEOLOGICAL SHELL MIDDENS IN NORTHERN CHILE TO RECONSTRUCT HOLOCENE ENSO VARIABILITY
Biodiversidad vegetal oculta reconstruida usando ADN en el suelo del Atacama Andino
Holocene environmental evolution in the Central Chile from Andean and Coastal lake records
HUMAN ACTIVITIES AND N AND C CYCLES TO LAGO VICHUQUéN SINCE THE SPANISH CONQUEST INFERRED FROM SEDIMENT BIOGEOCHEMISTRY
IS TEMPERATURE A DRIVER OF DIATOM COMMUNITY STRUCTURE CHANGES OVER THE PAST 700 YEARS?
Maihueniopsis camachoi como especie facilitadora en comunidades vegetales Altiplánicas
Usando Metagénomica de ADN actual y fósil para comprender las dinámicas espacio temporales de la biodiversidad vegetal del desierto de Atacama
VEGETATION CHANGE OVER THE LAST 17,000 CAL YR BP AT QUEBRADA INCAHUASI, SOUTHERN ATACAMA DESERT (25°36’S) RECONSTRUCTED FROM RODENT MIDDENS
Clumped Isotope Thermometry Reveals Variations in Soil Carbonate Seasonal Biases Over >4 km of Relief in the Semi-Arid Andes of Central Chile
The potential of Tillandsia dune ecosystems for revealing past and present variations in advective fog along the coastal Atacama Desert, northern Chile
A 650 yr rodent midden record of past rainfall variability from the arid prepuna of northernmost Chile (18°S latitude): implications for relict plant communities and regional human abandonment
Developing quantitative estimates of rainfall from Abrocoma fecal pellets in middens as a new proxy for past climate change in the Atacama Desert
Establishing hydrologic variations in the south-central Andes on millennial and centennial timescales and their biogeographic consequences
Reconstructing fog-climate variability at the Coastal Atacama desert: a multidisciplinary approach from the Alto Patache Fog Oasis, Chile
Using δ15N to reconstruct climate changes and to trace human impacts on the n cycle in northern Chile
Assessing impacts of climate variability on the demography of pre-Hispanic societies from the Atacama Desert over the past three millennia
Construcción de una base de datos a partir de paleomadrigueras para estudiar el impacto del cambio climático regional sobre las poblaciones de especies vegetales en los Andes centrales
Diatoms as environmental indicators to infer past conditions in relation to acidity (Humedal de Batuco, Regíon Metropolitana, Chile Central)
Foliar and total soil δ15N as a proxy for precipitation in the Atacama Desert
Nuevas citas de diatomeas de Laguna EL Maule, Chile central: hacia un aumento en la diversificación?
Paleoclimate in South America since the LGM to the early Holocene
Recent diatom changes in Laguna de El Maule: a Little Ice Age signature?
The role of climate and biotic interactions on the Nitrogen cycle in the Atacama Desert
Acumulación de microesférulas magnéticas en paleohumedales como marcador de impacto extraterrestre en el Pleistoceno tardío
Contraste actual y paleoambiental mediante diatomeas en dos humedales en Chile Central,
El uso de δ15N foliar y de suelo como paleoindicador de precipitación en el Desierto de Atacama
La "puesta en escena" de los primeros poblamientos en el norte de Chile: paleoclima y paleoecología durante la última transición glacial-interglacial
Mapas paleoclimáticos para cuatro ventanas temporales en Chile Central-Norte (18°-35°S) para los últimos 14.000 años
Mapas paleoclimáticos para los andes centrales (18°- 35°s) en siete ventanas temporales durante los últimos 32.000 años
Paleoenvironmental gradient distribution subfossil diatoms from a central Chilean wetland
Variabilidad ambiental durante los últimos ~150 años inferida a partir de un registro de diatomeas del Humedal de Batuco (33°12, 152'S, 70°49, 490'W), Región Metropolitana, Chile Central
Diatomeas, herramientas para inferir condiciones ambientales pasadas (Ciénaga del Name, Chile Central)
En busca de los primeros pobladores del Desierto de Atacama
Eventos Pluviales durante el Cuaternario Tardío en el Desierto de Atacama y sus Consecuencias Fitogeográficas
A 34,000 yr Record of hydrological and vegetational change from the hyperarid core of the Atacama Desert before, during and since the Last Glacial Maximum
Cambios en paisajes deserticos: vegetacion y clima durante los ultimos 50.000 años en el desierto de Atacama sur (26°S)
Cambios vegetacionales en la Quebrada de Ipilla (XV Región, 18.44°S- 69.72° W) durante el Cuaternario tardío. Implicancias para la ocupación humana y la preservación de paisajes relictos en el norte de Chile
Spatial and temporal distribution of rodent midden records in north-Chile
Un registro microhistologico para los ultimos 11.200 años elaborado a partir de paleomadrigueras de la rata chinchilla en una zona semiarida de Chile central
Cambios vegetacionales en la zona semiárida de Chile central (~31ºS) durante los últimos 2600 años, XII Congreso Geológico Chileno
Fantasmas de bosques y agua fósil en la Pampa del Tamarugal, norte de Chile: dinámica de los sistemas ecológicos e hidrológicos en el núcleo hiperárido del Desierto de Atacama durante el Cuaternario tardío
The diet of Abrocoma bennetti [Rodentia:Abrocomidae] over the last 2600 years in a semiarid region of central Chile
Vegetación y clima en Patagonia Centro-Este (Santa Cruz, Argentina) durante los últimos 9.000 años
Vegetation changes over the last 50,000 years in the southern Atacama Desert (~26°S;69°W)
Analisis de pólen fósil en paleomadrigueras de roedores de la Región de Atacama
Análisis vegetacional en un transecto altitudinal en la cordillera del norte chico de Chile (32ºS)
Climatic implications of local hydrological and ecological changes in the northern Atacama Desert (21° S) during the late Quaternary
On the extent, sources and timing of precipitation over the last glacial-interglacial transition in the southern Atacama Desert (24-26°S) of northern Chile
Vegetation and climate over the last 23,000 cal yr BP in the southern Atacama Desert (~26°S - 69°W)
Análisis palinológico de paleomadrigueras de roedores en zona de máxima penetración altitudinal del Desierto de Atacama (~25-26ºS)
Cambios vegetacionales durante los últimos 11.000 años en la Quebrada Doña Inés Chica, III Región de Atacama (26°S)
Evolución del tamaño corporal en roedores en el Desierto de Atacama durante los últimos 40.000 años
Fitogeográficos entre los Andes y las Lomas Costeras en el Desierto de Atacama durante la Última Transición Glacial-Interglacial
Un estudio tafonómico sobre la representatividad de la diversidad de especies vegetales en paleomadrigueras de roedores del norte de Chile
Late Pleistocene Organic Remains in Pampa del Tamarugal, Northern Chile (21°S): Implications for Past Precipitation Changes in the Western Precordillera
Artrópodos asociados a Paleomadrigueras de Roedores en el Desierto De Atacama, Región de Antofagasta
Climatic Controls on Fluvial Cut-and-Fill Cycles in Drainages with In-stream Wetlands in the Central Andes
Late Pleistocene- early Holocene terrestrial vertebrates from southern Chile: a review
Stable carbon and oxygen isotopes from the late Neogene of northwestern Argentina and the expansion of C4 grasses in South America
Vertebrados Fósiles del Pleistoceno Tardío de Magallanes, Extremo Austral de Chile: Una Síntesis.

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Cultural landscapes and paleoenvironmental change at the end of the Pleistocene: exploring and explaining the earliest peopling of the Atacama Desert
Reconstructing landscapes, climate and human ecology during the late Pleistocene in the Atacama desert of northern Chile
Long-term social change and climatic variability in the Atacama Desert
Marine radiocarbon reservoir effects from Holocene archaeological shell middens as a proxy for past coastal upwelling in northern Chile: local or regional?
Paleohydrological change and human occupation in the Atacama Desert during the late Pleistocene
Aplicaciones de isótopos estables en Ecología y Ciencias Ambientales
Assessing the biological, hydrological and cultural impact of the Medieval Climate Anomaly (500-1350 AD) in northern and central Chile
Vegetation and Climate Change in Arid-Semiarid Northern Chile (25°-32° S) during the Late Quaternary
Controles climáticos actuales y pasados sobre la fitogeografía y paleoecología Cuaternaria en el Desierto de Atacama sur (24-27° S)

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Holocene geology and paleoenvironmental history of the lower Chicama valley
Cazadores, recolectores y pescadores arcaicos entre el Pacífico y los Andes, norte de Chile (ca. 10.000 – 3.700 años a.p.)
Ciencias ambientales: diagnóstico y mirada hacia el futuro
Fluctuaciones climáticas Cuaternarias y sus impactos sobre la Biodiversidad en Chile
Late Quaternary history of the Atacama Desert

Review (3)

The Neotoma Paleoecology Database, a multiproxy, international, community-curated data resource
A 700-year record of climate and environmental change from a high Andean lake: Laguna del Maule, central Chile (36 degrees S)
Vegetation invasions into absolute desert: A 45 000 yr rodent midden record from the Calama-Salar de Atacama basins, northern Chile (lat 22 degrees-24 degrees S)

Article (2)

How Do Surficial Lithic Assemblages Weather in Arid Environments? A Case Study from the Atacama Desert, northern Chile
Late Quaternary climate change, relict populations and present-day refugia in the northern Atacama Desert: a case study from Quebrada La Higuera (18 degrees S)
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Claudio Latorre

Full Professor

Ecology

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

21
Calogero Santoro

Full professor

UNIVERSIDAD DE TARAPACÁ

Arica, Chile

16
Eugenia Gayo

Associated Researcher

Center for Climate and the Resilience Research (CR)2

Concepción, Chile

10
Antonio Maldonado

Researcher

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CENTRO DE ESTUDIOS AVANZADOS EN ZONAS ARIDAS

La Serena, Chile

5
Ricardo De Pol

Investigador Asociado

UNIVERSIDAD DE Magallanes

Punta Arenas, Chile

4
Rodrigo Gutierrez

Full Professor

Molecular Genetics & Microbiology

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

3
José Capriles

Assistant Professor

Department of Anthropology

Pennsylvania State University

University Park, Estados Unidos

3
Daniela Valenzuela

Assistant Professor

Anthropology

UNIVERSIDAD DE TARAPACA

Arica, Chile

2
Marcelo Rivadeneira

Senior Researcher

Centro de Estudios Avanzados en Zonas Aridas (CEAZA)

Coquimbo, Chile

2
Pablo Marquet

Full Professor

Ecology

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

2
VIRGINIA MCROSTIE

Profesor Asistente

Antropologia

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Santiago, Chile

2
Patricio Moreno

Profesor Asociado

Ciencias Ecológicas

Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Sebastián Maldonado

Profesor Titular

Departamento Control de Gestión y Sistemas de Información

Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Mary Kalin

Profesor Titular

Facultad de Ciencias

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

1
Mauricio Lima

Full Professor

Ecology

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA

Santiago, Chile

1
Junia Seguel

Centro Nacional de Conservación y Restauración, Dibam

Santiago, Chile

1
René Carmona

PROFESOR ADJUNTO

INGENIERIA EN MADERAS Y SUS BIOMATERIALES

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE FACULTAD DE CIENCIAS FORESTALES Y DE LA CONSERVACIÓN DE LA NATURALEZA

Santiago, Chile

1
Rodrigo Villa

INVESTIGADOR ASOCIADO

Universidad de Magllanes

Punta Arenas, Chile

1
Jonathan Maldonado

Postdoc CONICYT

Dpto. Genética Molecular y Microbiología

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Sergio Navarrete

Full Profesor

Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Sergio Estay

Auxiliar Professor

Instituto de Ciencias Ambientales y Evolutivas

Universidad Austral de Chile

Valdivia, Chile

1
Sebastián Abades

Director

Universidad Mayor

Santiago, Chile

1
VIVIEN STANDEN

Profesor Asistente

Antropología

UNIVERSIDAD DE TARAPACÁ

Arica, Chile

1
Jose Fariña

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

1
Lautaro Nuñez

INSTITUO DE INVESTIGACIONE ANTROPOLÓGICAS Y MUSEO

Antofagasta, Chile

1
Mario Pino

Director

Instituto de Ciencias de la Tierra

Universidad Austral de Chile

VALDIVIA, Chile

1
Gabriel Vargas

Associate professor

Geology

University of Chile/ Faculty of Physical and Mathematical Sciences

Santiago, Chile

1
Claudia Rojas

Académica

Instituto de Ciencias Agronómicas y Veterinarias

Universidad de O'Higgins

Rancagua, Chile

1
Juan Armesto

Full Professor

Departamento de Ecología

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

1
César Méndez

Investigador residente

Arqueología y Patrimonio

Centro de Investigación en Ecosistemas de la Patagonia

Coyhaique, Chile

1
Mauricio Latorre

Profesor Asociado

INGENIERIA

UNIVERSIDAD DE O'HIGGINS

Rancagua, Chile

1
Liliana Cambiazo

Associate Professor

Unidad de Nutrición Básica

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE - INTA

Santiago, Chile