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Education/Academic qualification

PHD, University of Oregon

… → 1992

MA, University of Oregon

… → 1988

BS, University of Barcelona

… → 1985

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Cyanobacteria Medicine & Life Sciences
soil crust Earth & Environmental Sciences
soil crusts Agriculture & Biology
cyanobacterium Earth & Environmental Sciences
Soil Medicine & Life Sciences
rRNA Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Sunscreening Agents Medicine & Life Sciences
microbial mat Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 1989 2019

  • 8422 Citations
  • 51 h-Index
  • 126 Article
  • 3 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate
3 Citations (Scopus)

Cyanobacterial biocrust diversity in Mediterranean ecosystems along a latitudinal and climatic gradient

Muñoz-Martín, M. Á., Becerra-Absalón, I., Perona, E., Fernández-Valbuena, L., Garcia-Pichel, F. & Mateo, P., Jan 1 2019, In : New Phytologist. 221, 1, p. 123-141 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyanobacteria
Ecosystem
ecosystems
Microcoleus vaginatus
Scytonema
3 Citations (Scopus)

Nursing biocrusts: isolation, cultivation, and fitness test of indigenous cyanobacteria

Giraldo-Silva, A., Nelson, C., Barger, N. N. & Garcia-Pichel, F., Jan 1 2019, In : Restoration Ecology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil crusts
soil crust
breast feeding
Cyanobacteria
cyanobacterium
Open Access
Microbiota
Cyanobacteria
Nitrogen
Soil
Carbon Monoxide
1 Citation (Scopus)

Timing the evolutionary advent of cyanobacteria and the later great oxidation event using gene phylogenies of a sunscreen

Garcia-Pichel, F., Lombard, J., Soule, T., Dunaj, S., Wu, S. H. & Wojciechowski, M., May 1 2019, In : mBio. 10, 3, e00561-19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Sunscreening Agents
Cyanobacteria
Phylogeny
Operon
Photosynthesis

A new niche for anoxygenic phototrophs as endoliths

Roush, D., Couradeau, E., Guida, B., Neuer, S. & Garcia-Pichel, F., Feb 1 2018, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 84, 4, e02055-17.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

photosynthetic bacteria
autotrophs
niche
niches
Bacteria

Projects 1998 2020