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  • Vincenzo Costanzo- Álvarez, Augusto E. Rapalini, Milagrosa Aldana, Marisel Díaz, Diego Kietzmann, María Paula Iglesia-Llanos, Ana Cabrera, Tomás Luppo, María D. Vallejo, Ana María Walther, (2019). A combined rock-magnetic and EPR study about the effects of hydrocarbon-related diagenesis on the magnetic signature of oil shales (Vaca Muerta formation, southwestern Argentina). Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, Volume 173, February 2019, Pages 861-879, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2018.10.082
  • Jácome, G, Vilela, P, Yoo, C., (2019). Social-ecological modelling of the spatial distribution of dengue fever and its temporal dynamics in Guayaquil, Ecuador for climate change adaption. Ecological Informatics, Volume 49, January 2019, Pages 1-12, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoinf.2018.11.001
  • Zappa, M, Holko, L, Šanda, M, Vitvar, T, Parajka, J., (2019). Thematic issue on snow resources and hydrological cycle. Journal of Hydrology and Hydromechanics. Volume 67, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 1-3. https://doi.org/10.2478/johh-2018-0027
  • Guilera, J., Del Valle, J., Alarcón, A., Díaz, J.A., Andreu, T., (2019). Metal-oxide promoted Ni/Al2O3 as CO2 methanation micro-size catalysts. Journal of CO2 Utilization, Volume 30, March 2019, Pages 11-17. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcou.2019.01.003
  • Chunga, K., Ochoa-Cornejo, F., Mulas, M., Toulkeridis, T., and Menéndez, E., 2019, Characterization of seismogenic crustal faults in the Gulf of Guayaquil, Ecuador: Andean Geology, v. 46, no. 1, p. 66-81., doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.5027/andgeoV46n1-2991
  • Morante, F.; Aguilar, M.; Ramírez, G.; Blanco, R.; Carrión, P.; Briones, J.; Berrezueta, E. Evaluation of Slope Stability Considering the Preservation of the General Patrimonial Cemetery of Guayaquil, Ecuador. Geosciences 2019, 9, 103.


  • La Motta, E.J., Rincón, G.J., De Grau, L.E., Jovanovich, K.D. (2018). Field Testing of a Small-Scale Continuous-Flow Wastewater Electrodisinfection Unit Using Direct Current. Journal of Environmental Engineering (United States), Volume 144, Issue 1, 1 January 2018, Article number 04017090. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)EE.1943-7870.0001303.
  • Paredes, R., Fariñas-Sánchez, A., Medina-Rodríguez, B., Samaniego, S., Aray, Y., Álvarez, L.J., (2006). Dynamics of Surfactant Clustering at Interfaces and Its Influence on the Interfacial Tension: Atomistic Simulation of a Sodium Hexadecane-Benzene Sulfonate-Tetradecane-Water System, Langmuir, 34(9),  3146-3157. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b03719.
  • Vilela, P., Liu, H., Lee, S., Hwangbo, S., Nam, K., Yoo, C. (2018). A systematic approach of removal mechanisms, control and optimization of silver nanoparticle in wastewater treatment plants. Science of the Total Environment, Volume 633, 15 August 2018, Pages 989-998. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.03.247
  • Carrión Mero, P., Franco, G.H., Briones, J., Caldevilla, P., Dominguez -Cuesta, M.J., Berrezueta, E, (2018). Geotourism and local development based on geological and mining sites utilization, Zaruma-Portovelo, Ecuador, Geosciences (Switzerland), Volume 8, Issue 6, 6 June 2018, Article number 205, https://doi.org/10.3390/geosciences8060205
  • Roverato, M., Larrea, P., Casado, I., Mulas, M., Béjar, G., Bowman, L., (2018). Characterization of the Cubilche debris avalanche deposit, a controversial case from the northern Andes, Ecuador, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, Volume 360, 1 July 2018, Pages 22-35, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2018.07.006
  • Medeiros, S.E.L., Abrahão, R., García-Garizábal, I., Peixoto, I.M.B.M., da Silva, L.P., (2018). Assessment of precipitation trends in the sertão paraibano mesoregion, Revista Brasileira de Meteorologia, Volume 33, Issue 2, April-June 2018, Pages 344-352, https://doi.org/10.1590/0102-7786332016
  • Forcael, E., Morales, H., Agdas, D., Rodríguez, C., & León, C. (2018). Risk Identification in the Chilean Tunneling Industry. EMJ - Engineering Management Journal, Volume 30, Issue 3, 3 July 2018, Pages 203-215, https://doi.org/10.1080/10429247.2018.1484266
  • Alarcón, Andreina., Guilera, J., Andreu, T. (2018). CO2 conversion to synthetic natural gas: Reactor design over Ni–Ce/Al2O3 catalyst. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, Volume 140, December 2018, Pages 155-165, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cherd.2018.10.017
  • Michaud, F., Collot, J.Y., Ratzov, G., Proust, J.N.,  Dano, A.,  Lebrun, J.F.,  Hernández, M.J.,  Loayza, G., Khaoulani, A.,  Stoll, Y.,  Pouderoux, H.,  De Min, L. (2018). A honeycomb seafloor morphology in carbonate sediment of the Carnegie Ridge (offshore Ecuador): Formation and potential geodynamic significance. Geology, Volume 46, Issue 11, 1 November 2018, Pages 979-982, https://doi.org/10.1130/G45285.1
  • Jorge Loy-Benitez, Paulina Vilela, Qian Li, Chang Kyoo Yoo. (2018). Sequential prediction of quantitative health risk assessment for the fine particulate matter in an underground facility using deep recurrent neural networks. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, Volume 169, March 2019, Pages 316-324, https://doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2018.11.024
  • García-Bustos, S.,  Landín, J.,  Moreno, R.,  Chong, A.S.E.,  Mulas, M.,  Mite, M.,  Cárdenas, N. (2018). Statistical analysis of the largest possible earthquake magnitudes on the Ecuadorian coast for selected return periods. Georisk, https://doi.org/10.1080/17499518.2018.1542500
  • Kenny Escobar-Segovia, Romel Erazo Bone, Danilo Arcentales, Alexander Herrera, E. Uguña-Guachilema. (2018). New challenge to optimize wells drilling using the geomechanical model design. 16th LACCEI Multi-Conferencia Internacional de Ingeniería, Educación y Tecnología-LACCEI, Proceedings LACCEI 2018, 18 - 20 Julio 2019. https://10.18687/LACCEI2018.1.1.447
  • Anchundia, J.Z., Saltos, M.S., Sares, F.S. (2018). Selección del Sistema de levantamiento artificial en el Campo Joma- Distrito oriente ecuatoriano. 16th LACCEI Multi-Conferencia Internacional de Ingeniería, Educación y Tecnología-LACCEI, Proceedings LACCEI 2018, 18 - 20 Julio 2019. https://10.18687/LACCEI2018.1.1.315
  • Forcael, E., González, M., Soto, J., Ramis, F., Rodríguez, C. (2018). Simplified scheduling of a building construction process using discrete event simulation. 16th LACCEI Multi-Conferencia Internacional de Ingeniería, Educación y Tecnología-LACCEI, Proceedings LACCEI 2018, 18 - 20 Julio 2019. https://10.18687/LACCEI2018.1.1.315
  • Chunga, K.,  Livio, F.,  Mulas, M.,  Ochoa-Cornejo, F.,  Besenzon, D.,  Ferrario, M.F.,  Michetti, A.M. (2018). Earthquake ground effects and intensity of the 16 april 2016 Mw 7.8 pedernales, ecuador, earthquake: Implications for the source characterization of large subduction earthquakes. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America. Volume 108, Issue 6, December 2018, Pages 3384-3397. https://doi.org/10.1785/0120180051



  • Aray, Y., Paredes, R., Álvarez, L. J., & Martiz, A. (2017). On the electron density localization in elemental cubic ceramic and FCC transition metals by means of a localized electrons detector. The Journal of Chemical Physics, 146(22), 224504. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4985253
  • Cuervas-Mon, J., Jordá-Bordehore, L., Nazareno, J. A., & Escobar, K. F. (2017). Evaluación de la estabilidad de excavaciones mineras de pequeño diámetro mediante clasificaciones geomecánicas y análisis empíricos: el caso de la mina de San Juan, Ecuador. Trabajos de Geología, 35(35), 19. https://doi.org/10.17811/tdg.35.2015.19-28
  • Ribeiro, L., Pindo, J. C., & Dominguez-Granda, L. (2017). Assessment of groundwater vulnerability in the Daule aquifer, Ecuador, using the susceptibility index method. Science of the Total Environment, 574, 1674–1683. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.09.004
  • Villagrán-Zaccardi, Y. A., Egüez-Alava, H., De Buysser, K., Gruyaert, E., & De Belie, N. (2017).    Calibrated quantitative thermogravimetric analysis for the determination of portlandite and calcite content in hydrated cementitious systems. Materials and Structures/Materiaux et Constructions, 50(3). https://doi.org/10.1617/s11527-017-1046-2
  • Zaouri, N., Gutierrez, L., Dramas, L., Garces, D., & Croue, J. P. (2017). Interfacial interactions between Skeletonema costatum extracellular organic matter and metal oxides: Implications for ceramic membrane filtration. Water Research, 116, 194–202. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2017.03.034
  • Jordá-Bordehore, L., Romero-Crespo, P. L., & Jordá-Bordehore, R. (2016). Stability assessment of the stopes and crown pillar of the S’argentera abandoned mines using empirical approach, focused on a possible tourist exploitation, Ibiza, Spain. In Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering: From the Past to the Future (Vol. 2). https://doi.org/10.21701/bolgeomin.128.1.001
  • Macias, J., Iturburu, L., Rodriguez, C., Agdas, D., Boero, A., & Soriano, G. (2017). Embodied and operational energy assessment of different construction methods employed on social interest dwellings in Ecuador. Energy and Buildings, 151, 107–120. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enbuild.2017.06.016
  • García-Garizábal, I., Romero, P., Jiménez, S., & Jordá, L. (2017). Climate change effects on the climate dynamics of Coastal Ecuador. DYNA (Colombia), 84(203). https://doi.org/10.15446/dyna.v84n203.59600
  • Collot, J.-Y., Sanclemente, E., Nocquet, J.-M., Leprêtre, A., Ribodetti, A., Jarrin, P., Chlieh, M., Graindorge, D., Charvis, P. Subducted oceanic relief locks the shallow megathrust in central Ecuador (2017) Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 122 (5), pp. 3286-3305. Cited 3 times. https://doi.org/10.1002/2016JB013849
  • Aray, Y., Parra, J.G., Jiménez, D.M., Paredes, R., Martiz, A., Samaniego, S., Cornejo, M., Ludena, E.V., Paredes, C. Exploring the effect of the O-(1-heptylnonyl) benzene sulfonate surfactant on the nature of the linear hydrocarbons/water interface by means of an atomistic molecular dynamics simulation (2017) Journal of Computational Methods in Sciences and Engineering, 17 (1), pp. 39-53. https://doi.org/10.3233/JCM-160659
  • Toulkeridis, T., Chunga, K., Rentería, W., Rodriguez, F., Mato, F., Nikolaou, S., D’Howitt, M.C., Besenzon, D., Ruiz, H., Parra, H., Vera-Grunauer, X. The 7.8 mw earthquake and tsunami of 16th April 2016 in Ecuador: Seismic evaluation, geological field survey and economic implications (2017) Science of Tsunami Hazards, 36 (4), pp. 197-242.
  • Cedeno, D., Alvarez, A., Fuentes, J., Portilla, C., Machare, V., Erazo, R., Escobar, K., Cedeño, R.E. New insight to apply azimuthal geosteering (2017) SPE Latin American and Caribbean Petroleum Engineering Conference Proceedings.



  • Chiluiza, E. L. R., & Donoso, P. N. (2016). Chalcopyrite leaching in acidic chloride solution without sulphates. Journal of the Mexican Chemical Society, 60(4), 238–246.
  • Tabarev, A. V., Kanomata, Y., Marcos, J. G., Popov, A. N., & Lazin, B. V. (2016). Insights into the earliest formative period of coastal Ecuador:  New evidence and radiocarbon dates from the real Alto site. Radiocarbon, 58(2), 323–330. https://doi.org/10.1017/RDC.2015.23
  • Jordá-Bordehore, L., Martín-García, R., Alonso-Zarza, A. M., Jordá-Bordehore, R., & Romero-Crespo, P. L. (2016). Stability assessment of shallow limestone caves through an empirical approach: application of the stability graph method to the Castañar Cave study site (Spain). Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment, 75(4), 1469–1483. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10064-015-0836-4
  • Salas, D. A., Ramirez, A. D., Rodriguez, C. R., Petroche, D. M., Boero, A. J., & Duque-Rivera, J. (2016). Environmental impacts, life cycle assessment and potential improvement measures for cement production: a literature review. Journal of Cleaner Production, 113, 114–122. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2015.11.078
  • Peña Carpio, E., & Menendez-Aguado, J. M. (2016). Environmental study of gold mining tailings in the Ponce Enriquez mining area (Ecuador). DYNA, 83(195), 237–245. https://doi.org/10.15446/dyna.v83n195.51745
  • Egüez Álava, H., De Belie, N., & De Schutter, G. (2016). Proposed mechanism for the formation of oxychloride crystals during sodium chloride application as a deicer salt in carbonated concrete. Construction and Building Materials, 109, 188–197. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2016.01.047
  • Michaud, F., Proust, J. N., Dano, A., Collot, J. Y., Guiyeligou, G. D., Hernández Salazar, M. J., Martillo, C., Loayza, G. (2016). Flare-Shaped Acoustic Anomalies in the Water Column Along the Ecuadorian Margin: Relationship with Active Tectonics and Gas Hydrates. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 173(10–11), 3291–3303. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00024-015-1230-7
  • Arias-Hidalgo, M. (2016). Comprehending Dynamics of the Ecuadorian River Discharge Series Using Wavelet Analysis and Bandpass Filters. World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2016, 417–427. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784479858.043
  • Berrezueta, E., Ordóñez-Casado, B., Bonilla, W., Banda, R., Castroviejo, R., Carrión, P., & Puglla, S. (2016). Ore Petrography Using Optical Image Analysis: Application to Zaruma-Portovelo Deposit (Ecuador). Geosciences, 6(2), 30. https://doi.org/10.3390/geosciences6020030
  • Pagán-Jiménez, J. R., Guachamín-Tello, A. M., Romero-Bastidas, M. E., & Constantine-Castro, A. R. (2016). Late ninth millennium B.P. use of Zea mays L. at Cubilán area, highland Ecuador, revealed by ancient starches. Quaternary International, 404, 137–155. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2015.08.025
  • García-Garizábal, I., & Romero, P. (2016). Homogeneous temperature series for thermal characterization and detection of trends in the Province of Santa Elena, Ecuador. International Journal of Climatology, 36(8), 3129–3138. https://doi.org/10.1002/joc.4541
  • Proust, J. N., Martillo, C., Michaud, F., Collot, J. Y., & Dauteuil, O. (2016). Subduction of seafloor asperities revealed by a detailed stratigraphic analysis of the active margin shelf sediments of Central Ecuador. Marine Geology, 380, 345–362. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2016.03.014
  • Mulas, M., Cioni, R., Andronico, D., & Mundula, F. (2016). The explosive activity of the 1669 Monti Rossi eruption at Mt. Etna (Italy). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 328, 115–133. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2016.10.012
  • Jordá-Bordehore, L., Toulkeridis, T., Romero-Crespo, P. L., Jordá-Bordehore, R., & García- Garizabal, I. (2016). Stability assessment of volcanic lava tubes in the Galápagos using engineering rock mass classifications and an empirical approach. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 89, 55–67. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2016.08.005
  • Álava, H. E., Tsangouri, E., De Belie, N., & De Schutter, G. (2016). Chloride interaction with concretes subjected to a permanent splitting tensile stress level of 65%. Construction and Building Materials, 127, 527–538. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2016.10.009
  • Bone, R. E., Aguilar, F. C., & Segovia, K. E. (2016). New Challenges in Construction and Production Prediction Using Multilateral Well to Develop Ecuadorian Oilfield in Environmental Sensitive Areas. In SPE Trinidad and Tobago Section Energy Resources Conference. Society of Petroleum Engineers. https://doi.org/10.2118/180810-MS



  • Gallego, J. R., Esquinas, N., Rodríguez-Valdés, E., Menéndez-Aguado, J. M., & Sierra, C. (2015). Comprehensive waste characterization and organic pollution co-occurrence in a Hg and As mining and metallurgy brownfield. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 300, 561–571. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhazmat.2015.07.029
  • Menéndez-Aguado, J. M., Peña-Carpio, E., & Sierra, C. (2015). Particle size distribution fitting of surface detrital sediment using the Swrebec function. Journal of Soils and Sediments, 15(9), 2004–2011. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11368-015-1156-9
  • Sierra, C., Ordonez, C., Saavedra, A., & Gallego, J. R. (2015). Element enrichment factor calculation using grain-size distribution and functional data regression. Chemosphere, 119(1879–1298 (Electronic)), 1192–1199.
  • Barrie, E., Cappuyns, V., Vassilieva, E., Adriaens, R., Hollanders, S., Garcés, D., Paredes, C., Pontikes, Y., Elsen, J., Machiels, L. (2015). Potential of inorganic polymers (geopolymers) made of halloysite and volcanic glass for the immobilisation of tailings from gold extraction in Ecuador. Applied Clay Science, 109–110, 95–106. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clay.2015.02.025
  • Berrezueta, E., González-Menéndez, L., Ordóñez-Casado, B., & Olaya, P. (2015). Pore network quantification of sandstones under experimental CO2 injection using image analysis. Computers & Geosciences, 77, 97–110. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cageo.2015.01.005



  • Ioualalen, M., Monfret, T., Béthoux, N., Chlieh, M., Ponce Adams, G., Collot, J. Y, Martillo Bustamante, C., Chunga, K., Navarrete, E., Montenegro, G., Solis Gordillo, G. (2014). Tsunami mapping in the Gulf of Guayaquil, Ecuador, due to local seismicity. Marine Geophysical Research, 35(4), 361–378. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11001-014-9225-9
  • Sierra, C., Boado, C., Saavedra, A., Ordóñez, C., & Gallego, J. R. (2014). Origin, patterns and anthropogenic accumulation of potentially toxic elements (PTEs) in surface sediments of the Avilés estuary (Asturias, northern Spain). Marine Pollution Bulletin, 86(1–2), 530–538. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.06.052
  • Dumont, J. F., Santana, E., Bonnardot, M. -a., Pazmino, N., Pedoja, K., & Scalabrino, B. (2014). Chapter 24 Geometry of the coastline and morphology of the convergent continental margin of Ecuador. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 41(1), 327–338. https://doi.org/10.1144/M41.24
  • Machiels, L., Garcés, D., Snellings, R., Vilema, W., Morante, F., Paredes, C., & Elsen, J. (2014). Zeolite occurrence and genesis in the Late-Cretaceous Cayo arc of Coastal Ecuador: Evidence for zeolite formation in cooling marine pyroclastic flow deposits. Applied Clay Science, 87, 108–119. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clay.2013.10.018