Man

Nelson Andrés Velásquez Soto

Auxiliary Professor

Catholic University of the Maule

Talca, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Behavioral ecology; Animal communication; Evolution; Herpetology; Neuroethology

Educación

  •  Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE. Chile, 2011
  •  Sciences, Biology, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE. Chile, 2003

Experiencia Académica

  •   Laboratory Professor, undergraduate course: Zoology Part Time

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

    Santiago, Chile

    2003 - 2003

  •   Professor, graduate course: Neuroethology: An experimental approach Other

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

    Santiago, Chile

    2008 - 2008

  •   Professor, undergraduate course: Animal diversity Part Time

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

    Santiago, Chile

    2011 - 2011

  •   Professor, undergraduate course: Bioacoustics Other

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

    Santiago, Chile

    2012 - 2014

  •   Assistant Professor Full Time

    Universidad Católica del Maule

    Talca, Chile

    2014 - A la fecha

Experiencia Profesional

  •   Scientific consultant Part Time

    ICNONA ING.

    Talca, Chile

    2010 - 2011

Formación de Capital Humano


Co-tutor
Undergraduate thesis. Biologist.
"Caracterización del canto de Rhinoderma darwinii y su relación con el tamaño corporal"
Francisca Fonseca Molina
Universidad de Concepción
2014.

Co-tutor
Magister thesis. Biological Sciences.
"Modulación de la conducta quimiotáctica en hembras de Pleurodema thaul por la Hormona Liberadora de Gonadotrofina (GnRH)"
Valentina Rojas
Universidad del Bío-Bío
2019

tutor
PhD thesis. Mathematical Modelling.
"Dinámica demográfica de poblaciones en ambientes estacionales dependiente de la asignación energética individual. Un estudio a través del modelamiento matemático"
Rodrigo Gutierrez
Universidad Católica del Maule

tutor
PhD thesis. Mathematical Modelling.
"Dinámica de Poblaciones Bajo Contaminantes Antropogénicos"
Carlos Ramirez
Universidad Católica del Maule


Difusión y Transferencia


Curso "Acercando la ciencia a la comunidad desde la aproximación del comportamiento animal"
Profesores Hualquí y Chiguayante
Outreach Fondecyt 11140752


Premios y Distinciones

  •   MINEDUC Fellowship

    MINISTERIO DE EDUCACION

    Chile, 1999

    Scholarship covering a percentage of the undergraduate fee

  •   Doctoral Fellowship

    CONICYT

    Chile, 2006

    Maintenance fellowship

  •   Travel Fellowship to attend to scientific meetings.

    Guillermo Puelma Foundation

    Chile, 2006

    Travel Fellowship to attend to scientific meetings.

  •   Travel Fellowship to attend to IBRO Neuroscience School

    IBRO

    Estados Unidos, 2007

    Travel Fellowship to attend to IBRO Neuroscience School

  •   Support Fellowship for Doctoral Thesis

    CONICYT

    Chile, 2008

    Support Fellowship for Doctoral Thesis

  •   Travel Fellowship to attend to scientific meetings

    CONICYT

    Chile, 2008

    Travel Fellowship to attend to scientific meetings

  •   Support Fellowship for Doctoral Thesis

    Guillermo Puelma Foundation

    Chile, 2009

    Support Fellowship for Doctoral Thesis

  •   Support to finish Doctoral Thesis

    CONICYT

    Chile, 2010

    Support to finish Doctoral Thesis


 

Article (27)

A mathematical model for the impact of noise on population dynamics of a single species experiencing Lombard effect
A Simple Stability Analysis for a Mathematical Model of Migration Due to Noise and Resources
Amphibian phylogenetic diversity in the face of future climate change: not so good news for the chilean biodiversity hotspot
CONFIRMATION OF A NEW LOCALITY OF TELMATOBUFO VENUSTUS PHILIPPI, 1899 IN THE ANDEAN PREOCORDILLERA OF THE ÑUBLE REGION, CHILE CONFIRMACIÓN DE UNA NUEVA LOCALIDAD DE TELMATOBUFO VENUSTUS PHILIPPI, 1899 EN LA PRECORDILLERA ANDINA DE LA REGIÓN DE ÑUBLE, CHILE
El sonido de angustia de la madre de la culebra macho Acanthinodera cumingii (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae)
Plastic energy allocation toward life-history functions in a consumer-resource interaction Analyzing the temporal patterns of the consumer-resource dynamics
Females of the four-eyed frog, Pleurodema thaul (Anura, Leptodactylidae), respond behaviourally to conspecific male scent
Geographic variation in the matching between call characteristics and tympanic sensitivity in the Weeping lizard
Characterization of an Alsodes pehuenche breeding site in the Andes of central Chile
Geographic variation in the laryngeal morphology of a widely distributed South-American anuran: behavioural and evolutionary implications
Persistence and size of seasonal populations on a consumer-resource relationship depends on the allocation strategy toward life-history functions
Body-Size Variation across Environmental Gradients in an Ectothermic Organism: An Intraspecific Approach to Ecogeographic Patterns
The acoustic adaptation hypothesis in a widely distributed South American frog: Southernmost signals propagate better
Dissimilarities in auditory tuning in midwife toads of the genus Alytes (Amphibia=> Anura)
Individual and sex distinctiveness in bark calls of domestic chinchillas elicited in a distress context
Lack of phonotactic preferences of female frogs and its consequences for signal evolution
Divergence of Acoustic Signals in a Widely Distributed Frog: Relevance of Inter-Male Interactions
Acoustic Features of the Weeping Lizard's Distress Call
Bioacoustic and genetic divergence in a frog with a wide geographical distribution
Heterospecific Vocal Interactions in a Frog from the Southern Temperate Forest, Batrachyla taeniata
Amphibia, Anura, Leiuperidae, Pleurodema thaul (Lesson, 1827): Altitudinal distribution extension and new records from its northern range
Amphibia, Anura, Leiuperidae, Pleurodema thaul (Lesson, 1827)=> Altitudinal distribution extension and new records from its northern range
Frequency-Modulated Vocalizations of Eupsophus queulensis (Anura: Cycloramphidae)
Correspondence between evoked vocal responses and auditory thresholds in Pleurodema thaul (Amphibia; Leptodactylidae)
Nest-mate recognition and the effect of distance from the nest on the aggressive behaviour of Camponotus chilensis (Hymenoptera : Formicidae)
Effect of natural and synthetic noise on evoked vocal responses in a frog of the temperate austral forest
Undergraduate teaching of evolution in chile: more than natural selection

BookWhole (1)

Soñar con bichos mágicos

EditorialMaterial (1)

Reproductive features of Chaltenobatrachus grandisonae (Anura: Batrachylidae) within a protected area in Patagonia, Chile

Note (1)

Distribution extension, new records and historical occurrence of Batrachyla taeniata (Girard, 1854) (Anura: Batrachylidae) in Chile

Proyecto (13)

Habituation and its implications for signal evolution
ADAPTATIVE VALUE OF SUBSTRATE VIBRATION DETECTORS IN THE ACOUSTICOVESTIBULAR SYSTEM OF AMPHIBIANS
EXPERIMENTAL APPROACHES TO THE UNDERSTANDING OF THE EVOLUTION OF THE ACOUSTIC COMMUNICATION IN LIZARDS
DIVERGENCIA EN LA COMUNICACION ACUSTICA DE ANFIBIOS ANUROS=> FACTORES AMBIENTALES Y MORFOLOGICOS.
FINDING OUT SHAPES, COLORS AND CALLS OF OUR AMPHIBIANS
MULTISENSORIAL COMMUNICATION IN LIZARDS=> AN INTRA AND INTER-SPECIFIC COMPARISON
STUDY OF SOUND ENVIRONMENTS OF ANURAN POPULATIONS AND EFFECTS OF ANTHROPOGENIC NOISE
INTERFERENCES IN THE ACOUSTIC COMMUNICATION OF AMPHIBIAN ANURANS
DIRECTIONALITY OF VOCAL AND AUDITORY RESPONSES IN FOSSORIAL AMPHIBIANS
USE OF BEHAVIORAL CHARACTERS RELATED TO REPRODUCTION AND MOLECULAR CHARACTERS IN EVOLUTIONARY STUDIES OF PRIMITIVE ANURANS
INFLUENCES OF NOISE ON THE SOUND COMMUNICATION OF AMPHIBIANS
Selección sexual y comunicación acústica en los sapos parteros Alytes obstetricans y A. cisternasii. Intensidad de las emisiones sonoras
Selección sexual y comunicación acústica en los sapos parteros Alytes obstetricans y A. cisternasii. Intensidad de las emisiones sonoras

Review (1)

Geographic variation in acoustic communication in anurans and its neuroethological implications
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Nelson Velásquez

Auxiliary Professor

Biology and Chemistry

Catholic University of the Maule

Talca, Chile

3
Mario Penna

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

3
Rodrigo Vásquez

profesor titular

Ciencias Ecológicas

IEB, DEPTO. CS. ECOL., FACULTAD DE CIENCIAS, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

2
Felipe Moreno

Académico

Biología y Química

Facultad de Ciencias Básicas, Universidad Católica del Maule

Talca, Chile

2
Fernando Córdova

Associate Professor

MATEMATICA, FISICA Y ESTADISTICA

UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DEL MAULE

Talca, Chile

2
Rodrigo Gutiérrez

Candidato a doctor

Matemática, Física y Estadística

Universidad Católica del Maule

Talca, Chile

2
Claudio Correa

LABORATORIO DE BIOLOGÍA EVOLUTIVA

Santiago, Chile

2
Paul Delano

Associate Professor

1.Otolaryngology/2. Physiology and Biophysics

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

1
Tomás Ossandón

Associate Professor

Medical School, Department of Psychiatry

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Marcela Vidal

Academica

UNIVERSIDAD DEL BIO-BIO

Chillan, Chile

1
Gabriel Lobos

Investigador Asociado

Centro de Gestión Ambiental y Biodiversidad

Santiago, Chile

1
Olga Barbosa

Profesora Asociada

Ciencias Ambientales y Evolutivas

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Valdivia, Chile

1
David Rubilar

Curator

Museo Nacional de Historia Natural

Santiago, Chile

1
Jaime Martinez

Investigador

Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias, INIA - La Cruz

La Cruz, Chile

1
Alexander Vargas

Profesor Asociado

Biología

Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Enzo Brunetti

Profesor asistente

Neurociencias

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHIILE

Santiago, Chile

1
Jorge González

Profesor Asistente

Universidad Autónoma de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Cristina Dorador

PROFESSOR

Biotechnology

UNIVERSIDAD DE ANTOFAGASTA

ANTOFAGASTA, Chile

1
Javiera Cisternas

Researcher

Aumen o el eco de los montes NGO

Coyhaique, Chile

1
Pablo Razeto

Researcher

CENTRO NACIONAL DEL MEDIO AMBIENTE

Santiago, Chile

1
Pablo Henny

Profesor Asociado

Anatomía Normal

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
luciano caputo

Assistant professor

Institute of Marine and Limnology Science

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Valdivia, Chile

1
Ricardo Cabrera

Assitant Pofessor

Biology

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

1
Marco Mendez

Full Professor

DEPARTAMENTO CIENCIAS ECOLÓGICAS, FACULTAD DE CIENCIAS,

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile