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Wolfgang Schneider

Información de Contacto

  • Correo electrónico: wschneid@udec.cl
  • Fono: +56-41-2661235
  • Oficina: Edificio de Oceanografía – COPAS (mapa)

Educación

  • M.Sc. University of Hawaii, Estados Unidos, 1986.
  • Doctor en Ciencias (Ciencias Naturales), Universitaet Hamburg, Alemania, 1996.

Áreas de Interés

Oceanografía física, circulación general, masas de agua, modelamiento regional.

Proyectos

  • Center for Oceanographic Research in the eastern South Pacific (FONDAP-COPAS), CONICYT, FONDAP 15010007 (2002-2012), Investigador Titular
  • Oceanographic Applications for the Sustainable economic development of the Southern Region of Chile Código PFB-31/2007, CONICYET, 2008-2012, Investigador Titular.

Publicaciones Recientes

  • Montes, I., Colas, F., Capet, X., Schneider, W., 2010. On the pathways of the equatorial subsurface currents in the eastern equatorial Pacific and their contributions to the Peru-Chile Undercurrent. Journal of Geophysical Research 115, C09003.
  • Pavez, M.A., Landaeta, M.F., Castro, L.R., Schneider, W., 2010. Distribution of carnivorous gelatinous zooplankton in the upwelling zone off central Chile (austral spring 2001). Journal of Plankton Research.
  • Pérez-Santos, I., Schneider, W., Sobarzo, M., Montoya-Sánchez, R., Valle-Levison, A., Garcés-Vargas, J., 2010. Surface wind variability and its implications for the Yucatan basin-Caribbean Sea dynamics. Journal of Geophysical Research 115, C10052.

Estudiantes

  • Iván Pérez (Doctorado) “Temporal and spacial scales of wind variability and their impact on ocean circulation”. Programada para marzo de 2011.
  • Ivonne Montes (Doctorado) “Connections between the Equatorial and the Peruvian Current Systems with emphasis on the under currents: A numerical approach”. Tesis defendida en noviembre 2010.
  • Andrea Devis (Doctorado) “Annual cycle of temperature, salinity and circulation in the Colombian sector of the Panama Bight”. Tesis defendida en octubre2009.
  • Rosalino Fuenzalida (Doctorado) “Origin and extent of the upper salinity minimum and the oxygen minimum zone in the eastern South Pacific and their relation with circulation and transport”. Tesis defendida en enero de 2008.
  • José Garcés Vargas (Doctorado) “Processes which affect sea surface temperature and the thermocline in the eastern equatorial Pacific with emphasis on the Ecuadorian coast”. Tesis defendida en enero de 2006.
  • Efraín Rodríguez-Rubio (Doctorado)“Meso-scale variability of the circulation in the Panama Bight”. Tesis defendida en julio 2003.
  • Eduardo Navarro Vallejos. (pre grado) Advective velocities derived from sequential infrared satellite images, NOOA- AVHRR (Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer), of the coastal and oceanic zones offshore central Chile (30ºS-40ºS y 71º W-80ºW), 2003.