Andrés Sepúlveda Allende

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Licenciatura en Ciencias con Mención en Física, Universidad de Chile, 1996.
Ph.D. en Oceanografia, Old Dominion University, 2004.
Líneas de Investigación: Modelación numérica del océano (ROMS) atmósfera (WRF), Interacciones Fisico-Biologicas, Transporte Larval.
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Docencia: Modelación Aplicada del Océano (Geofísica); Modelación Numérica de la Atmosfera (Geofísica); Problemas Inversos en Geofísica (Geofísica); Considere una Vaca Esférica (Ramo de servicio, complementario);Programación Numérica en Geofísica. 
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Lista de publicaciones:

Ewers-Saucedo, C, Pringle, J. M., Sepúlveda, H.H., Byers, J. E., Navarrete, S.A., Wares, J. P., The relationship between biogeography and phylogeography: Case study of a Chilean intertidal barnacle (Notochthamalus scabrosus), Ecology and Evolution, 6 (13), 4403-4420, 2016.

Vergara, O.A., Echevin, V., Sepúlveda, H.H., Colas, F., Quiñones, R.A., Modelling the seasonal dynamics of physical variables and the Peru- Chile Undercurrent off Central Chile (30°-40°S), Continental Shelf Research, 123, 61-79,, 2016.

Mediavilla, D.G., Sepúlveda, H.H., Nearshore assessment of wave energy resources in central Chile (2009-2010). Renewable Energy, 90, 136-144. DOI:10.1016/j.renene.2015.12.066, 2016.

Cornejo, P., Sepúlveda, H.H., “Computational fluid dynamics modelling of a midlatitude small scale upper ocean front”, Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, 9 (4), 1851-1863, 2016.

Salcedo-Castro, J., de Camargo, R., Marone, E., Sepúlveda, H.H., “Using the mean pressure gradient and NCEP/NCAR Reanalysis to measure the strength of the South Atlantic Anticyclone”. Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans, 71, 83-90, 2015

Olivares, G., Sepúlveda, H.H., Yannicelli, B., “Definition of sanitary boundaries to prevent ISAv spread between salmon farms in Southern Chile based on numerical simulations of currents”. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Research, 158, 31-39, 2015

Sepúlveda, H.H., Queffeulou, P., Ardhuin, F., “Assessment of SARAL/Altika wave height measurements relative to buoy, Jason-2 and Cryosat-2 data”, Marine Geodesy, 38(S1), 449-465, 2015

Neighbors, C.J., Liao, E.J., Cochran, E.S., Funning, G.J., Chung, A.I., Lawrence, J.F., Christensen, C., J.F., Belmonte, A. Miller, M., Sepulveda, H.H., (2015), Investigation of the high-frequency attenuation parameter, κ (kappa), from aftershocks of the 2010 Mw 8.8 Maule, Chile earthquake, Geophysical Journal International, vol. 200(1), p. 200-215. DOI: 10.1093/gji/ggu390 (ISI)

Cornejo, P., Sepúlveda, H.H., Gutierrez, M.G., Olivares, G. Numerical studies on the hydrodynamic effects of a salmon farm in an idealized environment. Aquaculture, 430, 195-206, 2014 (ISI)

Sepúlveda, H.H., Olivares, G. Comentarios a ”Aplicación de un modelo de trazadores lagrangianos en Bahía Anegada, Argentina” de Álvarez et al. (2011), Revista de Biología Marina y Oceanografía, 48(1), 199-201, 2013 (ISI)

Héctor H. Sepúlveda, Patrick Marchesiello & Zhijin Li,  “Oceanic data assimilation study in northern Chile: use of a 3DVAR method”. Latin American Journal of Aquatic Research, Res., 41(3): 570-575, 2013 (ISI)

Sepúlveda, H.H., Comments on “Simulation of Jeddah multi–port sea outfall” by Abdullah S. Al-Ghamdi [J.Coast. Conserv.] (2010) 14:63-69, Journal of Coastal Conservation: Planning and Management, 16(1), 63-64. DOI: 10.1007/s11852-011 2012 (ISI)

Letelier, J., L. Soto, S. Salinas, D. Lopez, E. Pinilla, H.H. Sepúlveda, C. Rodrigo. Variability of wind, waves and currents in the north Chilean Patagonic fiords. Revista de Biología Marína y Oceanografía, 46(3) 363-377, 2011 (ISI)

H.H. Sepulveda, O.E. Artal, C. Torregrosa, “LiveROMS: A virtual environment for ocean numerical simulations”, Environmental Modelling & Software 26 (11), 1372-1373 2011 (ISI)

A.I. Chung, C. Neighbors, A. Belmonte, M. Miller, H.H. Sepúlveda, C.Christensen, R.S. Jakka, E.S. Cochran, J.F. Lawrence. “The Quake-Catcher Network Rapid Aftershock Mobilization Program Following the 2010 M 8.8 Maule, Chile Earthquake”, Seismological Research Letters, 82 (4), 526-532, 2011 (ISI)

Richard Watson, Adela Chen, Maric Boudreau, Héctor Sepúlveda, “Green projects: An informationdriven analysis of four cases”, The Journal of Strategic Information Systems, 20(1), 55-62, DOI: 10.1016/j.jsis.2010.09.004 2011 (ISI)

Patrick Marchesiello, Zhijin Li and Andres Sepúlveda, “Regional Ocean Forecasting : Downscaling Strategy for Coastal and Submesoscale Phenomena”, Mercator Quaterly Newsletter, 38, 32-37, 2010

Framinan, M. B., A. Valle-Levinson, H. H. Sepulveda, and O. B. Brown, “Tidal variations of flow convergence, shear, and stratification at the Rio de la Plata estuary turbidity front”, Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, C08035, doi:10.1029/2006JC004038, 2008 (ISI)

Thiel, M., Macaya, E., Acuña, E., Arntz, W., Bastías, H., Brokordt, K., Camus, P., Castilla, J.C., Castro, L., Cortés, M., Dumont, C., Escribano, R., Fernandez, M., Gajardo, J., Gaymer, C., Gomez, I., González, A., González, H., Haye, P., Illanes, J., Iriarte, J., Lancellott, D., Luna-Jorquera, G., Luxoro, C., Manríquez, P., Marín, V., Muñoz, P., Navarrete, S., Pérez, E., Poulin, E., Sellanes, J., Sepúlveda, H.H., Stotz, W., Tala, F., Thomas, A., Vargas, C., Vasquez, J., & Alonso J.M., “The Humboldt Current Systemm of Northern and Central Chile Oceanographic Processes, Ecological Interactions and Socioeconomic Feedback. Oceanography and Marine Biology”. An Annual Review, 45, 195-344 2007.

Sepúlveda H.H., A Valle-Levinson, M.B. Framiñan. “Observations of subtidal and tidal flow in the Río de la Plata Estuary”, Continental Shelf Research, 24(4-5), 509-525, 2004.

Cáceres, M., A. Valle-Levinson, H.H. Sepúlveda, K. Holderied. “Transverse variability of and density in a Chilean fjord”, Continental Shelf Research, 22(11-13), 1683-1698, 2002.

Valle Levinson A., M. Cáceres, H.H. Sepúlveda, K. Holderied. “Flow patterns in the channels related to the mouth of Aysen Sound”. Ciencia y Tecnología del Mar (Chile), 25(2), 2002.

Sepúlveda, H.H., V. Marín. “Numerical Modeling of circulation in the northern platform of the South Shetland Islands; an example on the use of resources in INTERNET”. Ser.Cient. INACH (Chile). 46:161-170, 1996.


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Proyectos en ejecución:

Evaluating Marine Clines to Predict Larval Retention. NSF (EUA) Proyecto 1029526. Co-investigador.

Numerical modeling of upwelling filaments in northern Chile (19-30 S) and implications for larval transport. Fondecyt 11080245. Investigador Principal.