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Details of Dr. José Luis Esteves   


Gender male
Job title Marine chemistry
Department Oceanografía Química y Contaminación de Aguas
Centro Nacional Patagónico-CONICET ( CENPAT)
Bvd. Brown 2915 Puerto Madryn U9120ACD
Centro Nacional Patagónico-CONICET Bvd. Brown 2915
Puerto Madryn
Regions Black Sea
Tel +54 280 4883184
Fax +54 280 4883543
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Website http://www.cenpat.edu.ar/, http://www.patagonianatural.org
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Degree Docteur en Océanologie Licencié en Sciences Chimiques
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Chemical Oceanography , Pollution , Chemical Oceanography , Pollution
Research Activities The main activities are relate with chemical oceanography of the Southwestern Atlantic ocean and Antarctic waters. Chemical and biological processes in coastal areas generated by human impact. Coastal eutrophication, nutrient uptake by plankton or seaweed; flow of nutrients in sediment-water interface, nitrification, denitrification and other processes related to nitrogen cycling under different redox conditions. Models of coastal marine ecosystems. Coastal pollution by petroleum hydrocarbons.
Research Region Atlantic and Antarctic Ocean - Argentine Sea - Patagonian gulfs
Skills/Expertise Chemical oceanography. Water pollution
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. José ESTEVES)

Esteves J.L., Ciocco N.F., Colombo J.C., Freije H., Harris G, Iribarne O., Isla I., Nabel P., Pascual M.S., Penchaszadeh P.E., Rivas A. L. y Santinelli N., 2000: The Argentine Sea: The Southeast South American Shelf Marine Ecosystem. Chapter 48, 105-127. In: The Seas at the Millennium (Edited by C. Sheppard). Elsevier Sci. Ltd.
Morán A. C., N. Olivera, M. Commendatore, J.L. Esteves & F. Siñeriz, 2000: Enhancement of hydrocarbon waste biodegradation by the addition of a biosurfactant from Bacillus subtilis 09. Biodegradation 11: 65-71.
Gil M.N., M.A. Harvey y J.L. Esteves, 1999: Heavy metals in intertidal surface sediments from the Patagonian Coast, Argentina. Bull. Environm. Contam. Toxicol., 63 : 62-58
Olivera N., J.L. Esteves, M. Commendatore and M. Ferrero, 1998: Biodegradation of hydrocarbon wastes in Patagonia, Argentina. Paper Nº 65, LABS 3 Biodegradation & Biodeterioration in Latin America. Edited by Christine C. Gaylarde. Tereza C.P. Barbosa & Nelson H. Gabilan. Published by The British Phycological Society, U.K. Versión in CD.
Esteves J.L., Solís M., Gil M., Santinelli N., Sastre V., Gonzalez Raies C., Hoffmeyer M. y Commendatore M., 1996: Dos Bahías Patagónicas: Bahía Nueva- Bahía Engaño. En: Pollution Processes in Coastal Environments, (J. Marcovecchio Ed.) pp. 64 - 70
Esteves J.L. y Commendatore M.G., 1993: Total Aromatic hydrocarbons in water and sediment in a costal zone of Patagonia, Argentina. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 26 : 341-342
Esteves J.L., Santinelli N., Sastre V., Diaz R. y Rivas O., 1992: A dinoflagellate bloom and P.S.P. production associated with upwelling in Golfo Nuevo, Patagonia, Argentina. Hydrobiologia, 242 : 115 - 122.
Gil Mónica Noemí, Sastre Viviana, Santinelli Norma and Esteves José Luis, 1989: Metal content in seston from the San José Gulf, Patagonia, Argentina. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 43 : 337 - 341
Esteves José Luis, Mille Gilbert, Blanc François and Bertrand Jean Claude, 1986: Nitrate Reduction activity in a continuous flow through system in marine sediments. Microbial Ecology. 12 : 283 - 290.
Esteves José Luis, Bonin Patricia, Blanc François, Mille Gilbert and Bertrand Jean Claude, 1986: Réduction du nitrate dans les sédiments marins. Comparaison des activités mesurées in vitro et in situ. IFREMER. Actes du Colloques. 3 : 319 - 324.
Esteves José Luis, 1984: Réduction de nitrate dans les sédiments marins. Thèse de Docteur en Océanologie. Université d'Aix-Marseille II, 107 pp.
Commendatore M.G., J.L. Esteves y J.C: Colombo, 2000: Hydrocarbons in coastal sediments of Patagonia, Argentina: Levels and probable sources. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 40 (11) : 989 - 998
Gil Mónica Moemí, Esteves José Luis and Harvey Miguel Angel, 1988: Metal content in bivalve molluscs from the San José and Nuevo Gulfs, Patagonia, Argentine. Mar. Poll. Bull. 19(4) : 181 - 182.
Bertrand J.C., Esteves J.L., Mulyono M. and Mille G., 1987: Use of continuous flow through systems to determine petroleum hydrocarbon evolution in superficial marine sediments. Chemosphere, 15(2) : 205 - 211.
Esteves José Luis and Varela Diana Esther, 1991: Nutrient dynamic of the Valdés Bay Punta Cero pond system (Península Valdés, Patagonia) Argentine. Oceanologica Acta 14(1) : 51 - 58.
Olivera N., Esteves J.L. y Commendatore M., 1997: Alkane biodegradation by a microbial community from contaminated sediments in Patagonia, Argentina. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 40 (1), 75 : 79
Olivera N.L., M.G. Commendatore, A.C. Morán and J.L. Esteves: Biosurfactant-enhanced degradation of residual hydrocarbons from ship bilge wastes. Journ. Industrial Microbiol. and Biotechnol., 25, 70-73.

Created: 2002-07-18 Last Updated: 2014-06-02 by José ESTEVES