Agronomist of the University of Chile and Doctorate of the University of Bologna, Italy. Full professor of the University of Chile and corresponding member of the Chilean Academy of Sciences. Specialized in pomology, fruit quality and plant breeding. He has published more than 50 scientific papers in indexed journals. He is the breeder responsabile of licencing five peach/nectarine varieties and one Asian plum variety.
Agronomist and MSc on Agricultural, Agroindustrial Production Mention, University of Chile.
She has been working for 9 years in the area of fruit quality, post-harvest and sensory evaluation of fruit species, mainly Prunus and Actinidia.
Currently, she is responsible of the Kiwifruit Breeding Program, this program originated from the FONDEF project (D09I-1136); she performs coordination and execution activities, including pre and post-harvest trials, evaluation of seedlings and selections, also of the propagation and crosses.
Along with this, she collaborates with different research studies within the working group, actively participating in the assembly, execution and data analysis.
Ingeniera Agrónoma y Magíster en Manejo de Suelos y Aguas de la Universidad de Chile.
Forma parte del equipo del Laboratorio de Mejoramiento Genético y Calidad de la Fruta desde 2021, y actualmente es la profesional a cargo de la difusión y transferencia del Programa PTEC "Centro para la investigación e innovación en fruticultura para la zona sur".
Agronomist of the University of Chile. She is in charge of the extension and transference duties related to the adoption of new varieties by farmers, and of the intellectual property area related to the protection of new releases in Chile and abroad.
Accountant in charge of the coordination of the R+D projects, particularly in monitoring and surveying finances. She is the administrative link with companies and other associated institutions that work with us. She is responsible for the budget management, monitoring and control of the expenses in the online systems of the different financing sources.
Ingeniera agrónoma y doctor en Ciencias Silvoagropecuarias y Veterinarias de la Universidad de Chile. Experta en análisis reológico de textura y evaluación sensorial de frutas con panel de expertos y consumidores. Se desempeña como investigadora en las áreas de calidad de la fruta, desarrollo de texturas y poscosecha