Alejandro Buschmann R.

Doctor en Biología

Mención en Ecología

 

Investigación

 

Líneas de Investigación

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  • Ecología Costera
  • Cultivo de Algas
  • Cultivos Integrados

 

Información general


DIRECCIÓN LABORAL: Centro de Investigación y Desarrollo en Recursos y Ambientes Costeros, i~mar. Universidad de Los Lagos. Camino a Chiquihue Km 6. Casilla 557. Puerto Montt. X Región.
TELÉFONO(S): +56-65-322429
FAX: +56-65-322418
E-MAIL: abuschma@ulagos.cl
SITIO WEB: www.i-mar.cl

Proyectos de Investigación (más relevantes o últimos 5 años)

 

 

2012-2015.  “Integrating seaweeds into marine aquaculture systems: an ecological and socio-economic approach. FCT-Portugal”


Global Impacts of Climate Change on Kelp Forest Ecosystems. Co-Investigador. Jarrett Byrnes PI, Grant: National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis


2011-2014. "Ecofisiología de la relación carbono-nitrógeno en poblaciones anuales de Macrocystis pyrifera en el sur de Chile." FONDECYT 1110845.


2010-2015. Consorcio Biotecnologico (Bal Biofuels) De I+D+I Para La Producción De Biocombustible A Partir Del Alga Macrocystis pyrifera”. Convocatoria Nacional De Consorcios Tecnológicos Empresariales De Investigación En Biocombustible A Partir De Micro Y Macro Algas. INNOVA CORFO.


2010-2013. “Evaluación Comparativa de Riesgo ecotoxicológico de aplicaciones de cobre en salmonicultura”.Programa De I+D Para Mejorar Condiciones Sanitarias En La Industria Del Salmón. INNOVA CORFO.


2008-2011. Ecology of giant kelp Macrocystis pyrifera in southern Chile: the importance of dispersal, settlement, recruitment and grazing in annual kelp populations". FONDECYT 1080144.


2007. Paquete tecnológico para la elaboración de productos de algas nativas chilenas para consumo humano. FONDEF D04T1047.


2006-2009 Nuevo Modelo Didáctico Curricular para la enseñanza de la Ciencia, basado en la acuicultura destinada a Enseñanza Básica y Media, en establecimientos costeros". FONDEF. Responsable Area Científica.

 

2006-2007 Integrated Culture of Seaweeds and red abalone in Monterey Harbor. California Sea Grant College Program (Seagrant 53-A-N). Michael Graham PI, (Moss Landing Marine Laboratory) and Alejandro Buschmann Science Advisor.

 

2005-2008 Inserción de Investigadores/as postdoctorales en la academia”. PROGRAMA BICENTENARIO DE CIENCIA Y TECNOLOGIA. CONICYT-THE WORLD BANK. (Investigador

 

Publicaciones (últimos 5 años)

 

 
 

Buschmann, A.H., Pereda, S.V. Varela, D.A., Rodríguez-Maulén, J., López, A., González-Carvajal, L., Schilling, M., Henríquez-Tejo, E.A. & M.C. Hernández-González (2013). Ecophysiological plasticity of anual populations of giant kelp (Macrocystis pyrífera) in a seasonally variable coastal Environment in the Northern Patagonian Inner Sears of southern Chile. Journal applied Phycology. DOI 10.1007/s10811-013-0070-z

 

Cabello, F.C., Godfrey, H.P., Tomova,A., Ivanova, L., Dölz, H., Millanao, A. & A.H. Buschmann (2013) Antimicrobial use in aquaculture re-examined: its relevance to antimicrobial resistance and to animal and human health. Environmental Microbiology, 15(7),1917–1942

 

Westermeier, R., D.J. Patiño, P. Murúa, J.C Quintanilla, J. Correa, A.H. Buschmann & I. Barros, 2012. A pilot-scale study of the vegetative propagation and suspended cultivation of the carrageenophyte alga Gigartina skottsbergii in southern Chile. Journal of applied Phycology, 24: 11-20.

 

Al-Hafedh, Y.S., A. Alam, A.H. Buschmann & K.M. Fitzsimmons, 2012. Experiments on an integrated aquaculture system (seaweeds and marine fish) on the Red Sea coast of Saudi Arabia: efficiency comparison of two local seaweed species for nutrient biofiltration and production. Reviews in Aquaculture, 4: 21-31.

 

Almanza, V., A. H. Buschmann, M. C. Hernández-González & L. A. Henríquez. 2012. Can giant kelp (Macrocystis pyrifera) forests enhance invertebrate recruitment in southern Chile? Marine Biology Research, 8: 855-864.

 

Millanao, A., Barrientos, M., Gómez, C., Tomova, A., Buschmann A.H, Dölz, H. & Cabello, F. 2011. Injudicious and excessive use of antibiotics: public health and salmon aquaculture in Chile. Revista Médica de Chile 139: 107-118.

 

Henríquez, L.A., A.H. Buschmann, M.A. Maldonado, M.H. Graham, M.C. Hernández-González, S.V. Pereda & M.I. Bobadilla. 2011. Grazing on giant kelp microscopic phases and the recruitment success of annual populations of Macrocystis pyrifera (Laminariales, Phaeophyta) in southern Chile. Journal of Phycology 47: 252-258.

 

Abreu, M.H., Pereira, R., Buschmann, A.H., Sousa-Pinto, I., Yarish, C., 2011. Nitrogen uptake responses of Gracilaria vermiculophylla (Ohmi) Papenfuss under combined and single addition of nitrate and ammonium. Journal Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 407: 190-199.


Marquart, R., Schubert, H., Varela, D.A., Huovinen, P., Henríquez, L. & Buschmann, A.H. 2010. Light acclimation strategies of three commercially important red algal species. Aquaculture 299: 140-148


Abreu, M.H., R. Pereira, C. Yarish, A.H. BUSCHMANN & I. Sousa-Pinto. 2011. IMTA with Gracilaria vermiculophylla: Productivity and nutrient removal performance of the seaweed in a land-based pilot scale system. Aquaculture 312: 77-87.

Hernández-González, M.C., G. Aroca, G. Furci, A. BUSCHMANN, L. Filún and R. Espinoza. 2010. Population dynamic and culture Studies of the edible red laga Callophyllis variegata (Kallymeniaciae). Phycological Research 58: 108-115


Max Troell, Alyssa Joyce, Thierry Chopin, Amir Neori, A. H. BUSCHMANN, & Jian-Guang Fang. 2009. Ecological engineering in aquaculture - potential for integrated multi-trophic aquaculture (IMTA) in marine offshore systems. Aquaculture, 297: 1-9.


A. H. BUSCHMANN, F. Cabello, K. Young, Carvajal, J, D. A. Varela & L. Henríquez. 2009. Salmon aquaculture and coastal ecosystem health in Chile: Analysis of regulations, environmental impacts and bioremediation systems. Ocean & Coastal Management 52: 243-249


Abreu, H., D. A. Varela, L. Henríquez, A. Villarroel, C. Yarish, I. Sousa-Pinto & A. H. BUSCHMANN. Traditional vs. integrated Multi-Trophic Aquaculture of Gracilaria chilensis C. J. Bird, J. McLachlan & E. C. Oliveira: Productivity and physiological performance. Aquaculture, 293: 211-220.


López, D.A. , B. Bravo-Ureta, ALEJANDRO H. BUSCHMANN (2008). Aquaculture, Ecology and Economics: Towards a Sustainable Paradigm: An Introduction. International Journal Environment and Pollution.


T Chopin, S M C Robinson, M Troell, A Neori, A. H. BUSCHMANN, and J Fang. 2008. Multitrophic Integration for Sustainable Marine Aquaculture. In Sven Erik Jørgensen and Brian D. Fath (Editor-in-Chief), Ecological Engineering. Vol. [3] of Encyclopedia of Ecology, 5 vols. pp. [2463-2475] Oxford: Elsevier


A. H. BUSCHMANN, D. A. Varela, Hernández-González, María C & Huovinen P.2008. Opportunities and challenges for the development of an integrated seaweed-based aquaculture activity in Chile: Determining the physiological capabilities of Macrocystis and Gracilaria as biofilters. Journal of Applied Phycology 20:571-577.

 

A. BUSCHMANN, M. Hernández, C Aranda, T Chopin, A Neori, C Halling, M Troell (2008) Mariculture waste management. In S. Jorgensen & B Fath, (Editor-in-Chief), Ecological Engineering. Vol. [3] of Encyclopedia of Ecology, 5 vols. pp. [2211-2217] Oxford: Elsevier

 

A. H. BUSCHMANN, D. A. Varela, Hernández-González, María C (2008) Seaweed future cultivation in Chile: perpectives and challenges. Int J. Environment and Pollution Vol 33(4): 432-456.


EN PRENSA


Almanza, V. & A.H. Buschmann. The ecological importance of Macrocystis pyrifera (Phaeophyta) forests towards a sustainablemanagement and exploitation of Chilean coastalbenthic co-management áreas. International Journal of Environment and Sustainable Development (in press)

 

Buschmann, A.H., Stead, R.A., Hernández-González, M.C., Pereda, SV., Paredes, J.E. & M.A. Maldonado (2013) Un análisis crítico sobre el uso de macroalgas como base para una acuicultura sustentable. Revista Chilena de Historia Natural 86 (en  prensa).

 

OTROS
Miembro de la Academia Chilena de Ciencias.