Mr Enrique Munoz Arcos
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Mr Enrique Munoz Arcos

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences (Faculty of Science and Engineering)

Biography

Biography

MPhil/PhD Environmental Sciences: "Evaluating sediment residence time for improved management of legacy and contemporary river basin pollution".

Qualifications

BSc in Chemistry, Universidad Austral de Chile.

Chemistry Professional Degree, Universidad Austral de Chile.

Research

Research

Research interests

  • Environmental chemistry.
  • Sediment pollution dynamics and sources.
  • Environmental pollutants.
  • Water pollution.

Other research

Sediment source ascription using Compound-Specific Stable Isotopes (CSSIs) in catchment with forest plantations.

Sediment source apportionment in burnt forest plantations.

Current research:

Soil erosion sources in Rapel basin: "Making soil erosion understandable and governable at the river basin scale for food, water and hydropower sustainability in Latin America"

Publications

Publications

Journals

Bravo-Linares, C., Araya, C., Muñoz-Arcos, E., Cabrera, D., Bastidas, N., Carrasco, D., Córdova, C., Mudge, S.M., 2021. Providing first evidence of the behaviour and potential environmental impacts of an accidental underwater release of propane. Environmental Pollution 276, 116683. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2021.116683.

Bravo-Linares, C.; Schuller, P.; Castillo, A.; Salinas-Curinao, A.; Ovando-Fuentealba, L.; Muñoz-Arcos, E.; Swales, A.; Gibbs, M.; Dercon, G. Combining Isotopic Techniques to Assess Historical Sediment Delivery in a Forest Catchment in Central Chile. Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition 2020, 20 (1), 83–94. https://doi.org/10.1007/s42729-019-00103-1.

Bravo-Linares, C.; Schuller, P.; Castillo, A.; Ovando-Fuentealba, L.; Munoz-Arcos, E.; Alarcon, O.; de los Santos-Villalobos, S.; Cardoso, R.; Muniz, M.; dos Anjos, R. M.; Bustamante-Ortega, R.; Dercon, G. First Use of a Compound-Specific Stable Isotope (CSSI) Technique to Trace Sediment Transport in Upland Forest Catchments of Chile. Sci. Total Environ. 2018, 618, 1114–1124. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.09.163.

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