oesterhe@agro.uba.ar
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Formación

Ingeniero Agrónomo, 1981 Facultad de Agronomía, UBA, Argentina.
Doctor of Philosophy in Biology, 1990, Department of Biology, Syracuse University, Estados Unidos de Norteamérica.

Cargos

Profesor Asociado, dedicación exclusiva, Cátedra de Ecología, Facultad de Agronomía, Universidad de Buenos Aires.
Investigador principal, CONICET. IFEVA.

Áreas de interés en investigación

Ecología de pastizales.

Cursos de grado dictados en la Facultad de Agronomía (UBA)

Ecología
Ecología de los Ecosistemas

Cursos dictados en la Escuela para Graduados Alberto Soriano (FA-UBA)

Ecología de la relación planta-herbívoro.
Preparación y publicación de trabajos científicos.
Escritura y comunicación en ciencias agrarias.
Fundamentos y recientes avances en Ecología

Formación de recursos humanos

Cantidad total de tesis doctorales o de maestrías dirigidas: 9.
Cantidad de tesis doctorales o de maestrías que dirige actualmente: 5.

Publicaciones (últimos 5 años)

Oesterheld, M., M. Semmartin. Impact of grazing on species composition: adding complexity to a generalized model. Austral Ecology (en prensa).
Verón, S.R., J.M. Paruelo, M. Oesterheld. 2011. Grazing-induced losses of biodiversity affect the transpiration of an arid ecosystem. Oecologia 165, 501-510.
Anderson D. L., Bonvissuto G. L., Brizuela M. A., Chiossone G., Cibils A. F., Cid M. S., Feldman I., Fernández Grecco R. C., Kunst C., Oesterheld M., Oliva G. E., Paruelo J. M., Peinetti H. R. l. & Villagra E. S. 2011 Perspectives on rangeland management education and research in Argentina. Rangelands 33, 2-12.
Paruelo, J.M., G. Piñeiro, G. Baldi, S. Baeza, F. Lezama, A. Altesor y M. Oesterheld. 2010. Carbon stocks and fluxes in rangelands of the Río de la Plata Basin. Rangeland Ecology and Management 63, 94-108.
Piñeiro, G., J.M. Paruelo, M. Oesterheld, E.G. Jobbagy. 2010. Pathways of grazing effects on soil organic carbon and nitrogen. Rangeland Ecology and Management 63, 109-119.
Buono, G., M. Oesterheld, V. Nakamatsu, J.M. Paruelo. 2010. Spatial and temporal variation of primary production of Patagonian wet meadows. J. Arid Environments 74, 1257-1261.
Leva, P., M.R. Aguiar y M. Oesterheld. 2009. Underground ecology in a Patagonian steppe: Root traits permit identification of graminoid species and classification in functional types. J. Arid Environments 73,428-434.
Oyarzabal, M. y M. Oesterheld. 2009. Phosphorus reserves increase grass regrowth after defoliation. Oecologia 159, 717-724.
Mingo, A. y M. Oesterheld. 2009. Retention of dead leaves by grasses as a defense against herbivores. A test on the palatable grass Paspalum dilatatum. Oikos 118, 753-757.
Fabricante, I., M. Oesterheld, y J.M. Paruelo. 2009. Annual and seasonal variation of NDVI explained by current and previous precipitation across Northern Patagonia. J. Arid Environments 73, 745-753.
Irisarri, J.G.N., M. Oesterheld, S.R. Verón, y J.M. Paruelo. 2009. Grass species differentiation through canopy hyperspectral reflectance. International J. Remote Sensing 30, 5959-5975.
Piñeiro, G., J.M. Paruelo, E.G. Jobbágy, R. Jackson y M. Oesterheld. 2009. Grazing effects on belowground C and N stocks along a network of cattle exclosures in temperate and subtropical grasslands of South America. Globlal Biogeochemical Cycles 23, GB2003, doi:10.1029/2007GB003168.
Oesterheld, M. 2008. Impacto de la agricultura sobre los ecosistemas. Fundamentos ecológicos y problemas más relevantes. Ecología Austral 18, 337-346.
Aragón R; Oesterheld M. (2008). Linking vegetation heterogeneity and functional attributes of temperate grasslands through remote sensing. Applied Vegetation Science 11:117-130.
Oyarzabal M; Paruelo JM; del Pino F; Oesterheld M; Lauenroth WK. (2008). Trait differences between grass species along a climatic gradient in South and North America. Journal of Vegetation Science 19:183-192.
Golluscio R; Oesterheld M. (2007). Water use efficiency of twenty-five co-existing Patagonian species growing under different soil water availability. Oecologia 154:207-217
Grigera G; Oesterheld M; Pacín F. (2007). Monitoring forage production for farmers’ decision making. Agicultural Systems 94:637-648
Semmartin M; Oyarzábal M; Loreti J; Oesterheld M. (2007). Controls of primary productivity and nutrient cycling in a temperate grassland with year-round production. Austral Ecology 32:416-428
Piñeiro G; Oesterheld M; Batista WB; Paruelo JM. (2006). Opposite changes of whole-soil vs pools C:N ratios: a case of Simpson’s paradox with implications on nitrogen cycling. Global Change Biology 12:804-809.
Piñeiro G; Oesterheld M; Paruelo JM. (2006). Seasonal variation in aboveground production and radiation use efficiency of temperate rangelands estimated through remote sensing. Ecosystems 9:357-373.
Piñeiro G; Paruelo JM; Oesterheld M. (2006). Potential long-term impacts of livestock introduction on carbon and nitrogen cycling in grasslands of Southern South America. Global Change Biology 12:1267-1284.
Verón SR; Oesterheld M; Paruelo JM. (2006). Assessing desertification. Journal of Arid Environments 66:751-763.