Oscar Pizarro, PhD.

Associate Researcher @ IMO
Doctor @ IMO

Contact

orpa@profc.udec.cl
56-41-2203739
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Roles

Associate Researcher @ IMO
Full Professor @ UDEC

Education

Doctor @ IMO

Biography

El Dr. Oscar Pizarro (Chile, 1963) is an Oceanographer from the P. Universidad Católica de Valparaíso in Chile. He obtained his PhD in Oceanography from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, in 1999.

His research areas are: Eastern Boundary Current Systems, circulation dynamics, upwelling and coastal ocean processes, Equatorial dynamic, El Niño, Ocean Variability and Climate.

He is the Director and a Professor at the Department of Geophysics of the Facultad de Ciencias Físicas y Matemáticas of the Universidad de Concepción.

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Publications

Vertical energy flux at ENSO time scales in the subthermocline of the Southeastern Pacific

Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans | Volume 122, Issue 7, Pages 6011-6038

doi:10.1002/2016JC012614Friday, August 25, 2017

Vergara, O.Dewitte, BorisRamos, MarcelPizarro, O.

Underwater glider observations in the oxygen minimum zone off central Chile

Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society | Volume 97, Issue 10, Pages 1783-1789

doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-14-00040.1Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Seasonal variability of the oxygen minimum zone off Peru in a high-resolution regional coupled model

Biogeosciences | Volume 13, Issue 15, Pages 4389-4410

doi:10.5194/bg-13-4389-2016Monday, August 8, 2016

Vergara, O.Dewitte, B.Montes, I.Garçon, V.Ramos, M.Paulmier, A.Pizarro, O.

Biogeochemical characteristics of a long-lived anticyclonic eddy in the eastern South Pacific Ocean

Biogeosciences | Volume 13, Issue 10, Pages 2971-2979

doi:10.5194/bg-13-2971-2016Friday, May 20, 2016

Cornejo D'Ottone, M.Bravo, L.Ramos, M.Pizarro, O.Karstensen, J.Gallegos, M.Correa-Ramirez, M.Silva, N.Farías, L.Karp-Boss, L.

Twilight vertical migrations of zooplankton in a Chilean fjord

Progress in Oceanography | Volume 129, Pages 114-124

doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2014.03.008Monday, December 1, 2014

Valle-Levinson, A.Castro, L.Caceres, M.A.Pizarro, O.

Environmentally Friendly Anti-Fouling System for Oceanographic Equipment

Sea Technology | Volume 55, Issue 10, Page 43

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Variations of tidally driven three-layer residual circulation in fjords

Ocean Dynamics | Volume 64, Issue 3, Pages 459-469

doi:10.1007/s10236-014-0694-9Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Valle-Levinson, A.Caceres, M.A.Pizarro, O.
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