Center of Amelioration and Sustainability of volcanic soils

 

R+D Projects from the last 5 years

 


FONDECYT 7070333 (2007). International Cooperation. Glomalin and arbuscular mycorrhizas: Effect on the C storage and aggregate stability in agricultural and forestry soils from the Central-Southern Chile. Principal researcher: Dr. Fernando Borie.

 

FONDECYT 1060372 (2006-2008). Glomalin and arbuscular mycorrhizae: Effect on the C storage and aggregate stability in agricultural and forestry soils from Central-Southern Chile. Principal researcher: Dr. Fernando Borie.

 

FONDECYT 7040062 (2004). International Cooperation.Tillage systems, organic agriculture and crop rotation: effect on the diversity and functionality of mycorrhizae and phosphorus bioavailability in soils. Principal researcher: Dr. Fernando Borie.

 

FONDECYT 1020306 (2002-2005). Tillage systems, organic agriculture and crop rotation: effect on the diversity and function of mycorrhizae and bioavailability of phosphorus in soils. Principal researcher: Dr. Fernando Borie.


FONDECYT 1070283. (2007-2009). Microbial bio-fertilizers: Preparation of mycorrhizal inoculants on porous-inert matrices. Principal researcher: Prof. Rosa Rubio.


FONDECYT 7080222 (2007-2008). International cooperation Microbial bio-fertilizers: Preparation of mycorrhizal inoculants on porous-inert matrices. Principal researcher: Prof. Rosa Rubio.


FONDECYT 7070195 (2007). International cooperation. Microbial bio-fertilizers: Preparation of mycorrhizal inoculants on porous-inert matrices. Principal researcher: Prof. Rosa Rubio.


FONDECYT 1060372 (2006-2008). Glomalin and arbuscular mycorrhizae: Effect on the C storage and aggregate stability in agricultural and forestry soils from the Central-Southern Chile. Principal researcher: Prof. Rosa Rubio.


FONDECYT Nº 1080427 (2008-2010). To study the effects of the successive application of stabilized secondary sludge from a cellulose wastewater treatment plant on degraded Chilean volcanic soils. Principal researcher: MSc. Felipe Gallardo.


DIUFRO Convenio de Desempeño. Study of the combined effect of doses, and successive application of sludge on degraded volcanic soils in Chile. Principal researcher: MSc. Felipe Gallardo.


FONDECYT 7060296 (2006). International cooperation. The application of stabilized sludge of the cellulose pulp industry in soils derived from volcanic ash and its impact on soil properties and plant production. Principal researcher: MSc. Felipe Gallardo.


FONDECYT Nº 1040854 (2004-2006). The application of stabilized sludge of the cellulose pulp industry in soils derived from volcanic ash and its impact on soil properties and plant production. Principal researcher: MSc. Felipe Gallardo.


DIUFRO DI08-0045 (2008-2009). Use of propolis, honey and Aloe Vera products marketed in the Araucanía region and their partially purified extracts as an antifungal soil treatment of natural origin. Principal researcher: Dr. Marysol Alvear.


DIDUFRO 1020914 (2003-2005). Impact of some soil management systems and their Early Evaluation Through variations in biological activities. Principal researcher: Dr. Marysol Alvear.


ECOS-Conicyt (2009-2012) Carbon sequestration in andisols as influenced by mineral interactions, energy input and climate. Principal researcher: Dr. Francisco Matus.


FONDECYT 1080065 (2008-2012) Carbon Storage In Chilean Soils Of Contrasting Mineralogy Under Different Land-Use Management. Principal researcher: Dr. Francisco Matus.


FONDEF D06I1100 (2007-2012) Decision Support System For Crop Rotation based on the Integration GIS simulation model SSD Remote weather stations-Sigmsem. Principal researcher: Dr. Francisco Matus.


PROJECT GFT f/op15 (2007) CHILE: Sustainable land management. Financed by the World Bank. Principal researcher: Dr. Francisco Matus.


FONDECYT 1060421 (2006-2008). Soil Organic Matter Stabilization Mechanisms In Volcanic Soils And Contribution Of Black Carbon Under Burning Zero Tillage Systems In Chile. Principal researcher: Dr. Francisco Matus.


(2005-2006). Fertilization in rice cultivation. Pontifical Catholic University of Chile - Tucapel. Principal researcher: Dr. Francisco Matus.


FIA-PI-C-2003-1-A-084 (2003-2007). Rice-check, a method to make Chilean rice profitable. Principal researcher: Dr. Francisco Matus.


CORFO-MALTERÍAS UNIDAS (2001-2005). Towards an optimum quality and yield of industrial barley through fertilization. Principal researcher: Dr. Francisco Matus.


DIUFRO  DI08-0054 (2008-2010). Phosphate solubilizing fungi and their use as innoculants in organic agriculture in volcanic soils. Principal researcher: MS. Alfredo Morales.


DIUFRO  120318 (2003-2005). Phosphate solubilizing soil fungi and their effect on plant growth. Principal researcher: MS. Alfredo Morales.


DIUFRO DI09-0015. Improving the growth of Quillaja saponaria Mol. by biosolid incubation with fungi producing hydrolytic and ligninolytic enzymes. Principal researcher: Cesar Arriagada.


FONDECYT 7080034 (2008-2009). International cooperation. Optimizing the forestry and agricultural use of sewage sludge through the study of enzyme systems produced or induced by saprophyte and arbuscular fungi. Principal researcher: Cesar Arriagada.


FONDECYT 7070334 (2007-2008). International cooperation. Optimizing the forestry and agricultural use of sewage sludge through the study of enzyme systems produced or induced by saprophyte and arbuscular fungi. Principal researcher: Cesar Arriagada.


FONDECYT 1060390 (2006-2009). Optimizing the forestry and agricultural use of sewage sludge through the study of enzyme systems produced or induced by saprophyte and arbuscular fungi. Principal researcher: Cesar Arriagada.


DGIUCT 2006-3-02 (2006-2008). Effect of innoculation with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi reproduced aeroponically on the quality of the fruit of local ecotypes of ají-merkén (Capsicum annuum L.). Principal researcher: Dr. Claudia Castillo.


FONDECYT 11080131 (2008-2011) Application Of Mycorrhizal Fungi For Bioremediation Processes In Soils Affected By Mining Activities In Central Chile Using Endemic Metallophytes And Agricultural Plants. Principal researcher: Dr. Pablo Cornejo.


FONDECYT 3070052 (2007-2008). Diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi communities in soils affected by copper mining activities: Study of its tolerance to heavy metals in vivo and in vitro. Principal researcher: Dr. Pablo Cornejo.