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Juan Pablo Zoffoli Guerra

Associate Professor

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Physiology of postharvest fruit; development and optimization of fruit conservation technologies; study of physiological disorders related to the conservation of fruit.

Educación

  •  Agricultural Engineer, PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE. Chile, 1987
  •  Horticulture, OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY. Estados Unidos, 1994
  •  Agricultural Science, PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE. Chile, 2008

Experiencia Académica

  •   FULL PROFESSOR Full Time

    PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE

    AGRONOMIA E INGENIERIA FORESTAL

    SANTIAGO, Chile

    Enero 1987 - A la fecha

Experiencia Profesional

  •   FULL PROFESSOR Full Time

    PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE

    SANTIAGO, Chile

    Enero 1987 - A la fecha

Formación de Capital Humano


Regular courses:
Fruit postharvest, Postharvest Biotechnology.

Invited at:
Programa de Graduados (Graduates program) de la Universidad de Lerida (España).
Postharvest Research Program of Stellembosh University South Africa.


Premios y Distinciones

  •   Premio a la Excelencia de Investigación

    PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE

    Chile, 2013

    Award given to good researches. Award obtained between the years 2000 and 2013.


Tipos de Producción
 

Journal Article (21)

Identification and Characterization of Diaporthe ambigua, D. australafricana , D. novem , and D. rudis Causing a Postharvest Fruit Rot in Kiwifruit
Effect of ethylene on ripening of kiwifruit stored under controlled or modified packaging and treated with 1-methylcyclopropene.
Effect of sulfur dioxide and modified atmosphere packaging on blueberry postharvest quality
First report of Cadophora malorum associated with cordon dieback in kiwi plants in Chile.
Genotypic differences in sweet cherries are associated with the susceptibility to mechanical damage.
Identification and Characterization of Botrytis Blossom Blight of Japanese Plums Caused by Botrytis cinerea and B. prunorum sp. nov. in Chile.
Occurrence of Phacidiopycnis washingtonensis causing speck rot on stored Pink Lady apple fruit in Chile
First report of Botrytis cinerea causing blossom blight on Japanese plums in Chile.
Comparison of the total phenolic content, total anthocyanin content and antioxidant activity of polyphenol-rich fruits grown in Chile
Effect of active and passive modified atmosphere packaging of sweet cherry
First report of blossom blight caused by Sclerotinia sclerotiorum on Japanese plum, nectarine and sweet cherry orchards in Chile
Fruit temperature affects physical injury sensitivity of sweet cherry during postharvest handling
Determination of optimal sulfur dioxide time and concentration product for postharvest control of gray mold of blueberry fruit
Infection Risk and Critical Period for the Postharvest Control of Gray Mold (Botrytis cinerea) on Blueberry in Chile
Sensitivity of Fruit Species to Ethyl Formate Fumigation under Quarantine Concentrations
Polyphenol content and antioxidant activity of maqui (Aristotelia chilensis [MOLINA] STUNTZ) during fruit development and maturation in central Chile
Biological indicators to estimate the prevalence of gray mold and hairline cracks on table grapes cv. Thompson Seedless after cold storage
Preharvest applications of growth regulators and their effect on postharvest quality of table grapes during cold storage
Evolution of sunburn damage on 'Granny Smith' apples during storage
Hairline, a postharvest cracking disorder in table grapes induced by sulfur dioxide

Grant (6)

Proceedings Paper (2)

Understanding postharvest quality of kiwifruit in relation to shoot and cane vigor
Postharvest Control of Gray Mold on Blueberry Based on Critical Growth Stages and Infection Risk Estimations

Book Section (2)

Postharvest Biology and Handling for Fresh Markets.
Table grape (Vitis vinifera L.)

Conference Paper (2)

Manipulation of 'Van' sweet cherry crop load influences fruit quality and susceptibility to impact bruising
Postharvest handling of table grape

News Item (2)

First Report of Diaporthe novem Causing Postharvest Rot of Kiwifruit During Controlled Atmosphere Storage in Chile
First Report of Monilinia fructicola Causing Brown Rot on Stored Japanese Plum Fruit in Chile.
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Juan Zoffoli

Associate Professor

Fruticulture and enology

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

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Maria Naranjo

investigador asociado

Fruticultura y Enología

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Santiago, Chile