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Expert NameProf. Claudia Inés Botti
DivisionFaculty of Agriculture and Forestry Sciences
InstitutionUniversity of Chile
Telephone56 2 6785768
Work ExperienceIn the last 10 years, I have been leading 12 different research projects financed by OAS, UNPO, Fondery and FONDEF, mostly related to the productive development of species for arid and semi-arid regions. Experience in selction, vegetative propagation. micropropagation and field managment of several plant species (jojoba, fig, pommegranate, capers…).
Qualifications* Master of Science, Botany, University of Florida, USA, 1983 * Agricultural engineer, University of Chile, 1971
Number of Publications30
Other Activities1. Member of Editorial Advisory Board of Industrial Crops and Products. 2. Professor of General Botany at same Faculty. 3. Member of IAPTC.
Publications1. Gambadella, M., Botti, C. and Facidez, L. 1996. Caracterizacion de ecotipos de pepino dulce cultivados en Chile. Agricultura Tecnica 56(3): 193-200. 2. Botti, C. et al. 1997. Manejo y rentabilidad de plantaciones clonales de jojoba. Seminario Internacional de Forestacion y Silvicultura en zona Arida. 21-25 Oct. INFOR-CORFO, pp.19-33. 3. Botti, C., Prat, L. and Palzkill, D. 1998. Evaluation of jojoba clones grown under water and salinity stresses in Chile. Industrial Crops and Products, Elsevier Science. In press. 4. Botti, C. Palzkill, D., Munoz, D. and Prat, L. 1998. Morphological and Anatomical Characterization of six jojoba clones at saline and non-saline sites. Industrial Crops and Products, Elsevier Science, in press. 5. Prat, L. Botti, C. and Plazkill, D. 1998. Rooting of jojoba cuttings: the effect of clone, substrate and bosal to Industrial Crops and Products. In press.
DisciplineAgricultural Sciences
Last updated09/11/2006 16:25:00

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