Geophysics student - Universidad de Concepción
Research name: PHP: Determination and characterization of the mesoscale mechanisms that
determine the distribution of biogeochemical variables on the dorsal of Juan Fernández.
Objective: This study seeks to explore the impact of mesoscale structures on the dorsal of Juan
Fernández, characterized by an increase of nutrients in the photic layer, ascent of bottom water to
the surface and increase of chlorophyll.
Guide teachers: Carolina Parada, Carmen Morales