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1981 …2023
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Education/Academic qualification

PHD, Colorado State University Fort Collins

… → 1982

MS, Colorado State University Fort Collins

… → 1979

BS, University of Buenos Aires

… → 1973

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steppe Earth & Environmental Sciences
steppes Agriculture & Biology
ecosystem Earth & Environmental Sciences
ecosystems Agriculture & Biology
net primary production Earth & Environmental Sciences
grassland Earth & Environmental Sciences
shrub Earth & Environmental Sciences
grass Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 1981 2018

Ecosystem thresholds, tipping points, and critical transitions

Munson, S. M., Reed, S. C., Peñuelas, J., McDowell, N. G. & Sala, O. E., Jun 1 2018, In : New Phytologist. 218, 4, p. 1315-1317 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ecosystem
ecosystems
ecosystem
2 Citations

Groundwater recharge in desert playas: Current rates and future effects of climate change

McKenna, O. P. & Sala, O. E., Jan 1 2018, In : Environmental Research Letters. 13, 1, 014025

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogeology
precipitation (climatology)
Groundwater resources
Arid regions
Climate Change

Playa-Wetlands Effects on Dryland Biogeochemistry: Space and Time Interactions

McKenna, O. P. & Sala, O. E., Jun 1 2018, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. 123, 6, p. 1879-1887 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

playas
biogeochemistry
wetlands
Nitrobenzene
playa
2 Citations

Regional grassland productivity responses to precipitation during multiyear above- and below-average rainfall periods

Petrie, M. D., Peters, D. P. C., Yao, J., Blair, J. M., Burruss, N. D., Collins, S. L., Derner, J. D., Gherardi, L. A., Hendrickson, J. R., Sala, O. E., Starks, P. J. & Steiner, J. L., May 1 2018, In : Global Change Biology. 24, 5, p. 1935-1951 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

grassland
productivity
rainfall
ecosystem response
climate change
4 Citations

Asynchrony among local communities stabilises ecosystem function of metacommunities

Wilcox, K. R. , Tredennick, A. T. , Koerner, S. E. , Grman, E. , Hallett, L. M. , Avolio, M. L. , La Pierre, K. J. , Houseman, G. R. , Isbell, F. , Johnson, D. S. , Alatalo, J. M. , Baldwin, A. H. , Bork, E. W. , Boughton, E. H. , Bowman, W. D. , Britton, A. J. , Cahill, J. F. , Collins, S. L. , Du, G. , Eskelinen, A. & 24 others Gough, L., Jentsch, A., Kern, C., Klanderud, K., Knapp, A. K., Kreyling, J., Luo, Y., McLaren, J. R., Megonigal, P., Onipchenko, V., Prevéy, J., Price, J. N., Robinson, C. H., Sala, O. E., Smith, M. D., Soudzilovskaia, N. A., Souza, L., Tilman, D., White, S. R., Xu, Z., Yahdjian, L., Yu, Q., Zhang, P. & Zhang, Y., Dec 1 2017, In : Ecology Letters. 20, 12, p. 1534-1545 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

patchiness
ecosystem function
ecosystem services
primary productivity
plant community

Prizes

Andrew D. White Professor-at-Large

Osvaldo Sala (Recipient), 2004

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Bernardo Houssay award for scientific accomplishments

Osvaldo Sala (Recipient), 2003

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Bernardo Houssay award for scientific accomplishments

Osvaldo Sala (Recipient), 1987

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Elected Member

Osvaldo Sala (Recipient), 2003

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Elected Member

Osvaldo Sala (Recipient), 2002

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Projects 2010 2023