• Henríquez-Dole, L., Usón, T.J., Vicuña, S., Henríquez, C., Gironás, J., Meza, F.J. 2018. «Integrating strategic land use planning in the construction of future land use scenarios and its performance: The Maipo River Basin, Chile.» Land Use Policy. DOI: 10.1016/j.landusepol.2018.06.045
  • Lacy, S.N., Di Giminiani, P., Mao, L. 2018. «What Defines a River? Modelling the interplay between physical and social driving factors in characterizing the waterways in Chile.» The Geographical Journal. DOI: 10.1111/geoj.12262
  • Lacy, S.N., Ugalde, F., Mao, L. 2018. «Invasive Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) Are Not Affected by Different Land Uses in a Multi-Use, Mediterranean Climate Landscape.» Fishes. DOI: 10.3390/fishes3040037
  • Meza, F.J., Montes, C., Bravo-Martínez, F., Serrano-Ortiz, P., Kowalski, A. 2018 «Soil Water Content Effects on Net Ecosystem CO2 Exchange and Actual Evaporation in a Mediterranean Semiarid Savanna of Central Chile» Scientific Reports 8, Article number: 8570. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-26934-z
  • Sarabia, A., Meza, F.J., Suárez, F. 2018 «Use of Fiber-Optic Distributed Temperature Sensing to Investigate Erosion of the Non-Convective Zone in Salt-Gradient Solar Ponds» Solar Energy 170: 499-509. DOI: 10.1016/j.solener.2018.05.078
  • Urdiales, D., Meza, F.J., Gironás, J., Gilabert, H. 2018 «Improving Stochastic Modelling of Daily Rainfall Using the ENSO Index: Model Development and Application in Chile» Water 10(2): 145. DOI: 10.3390/w10020145


  • Amigo, J., Meza, F.J., Suárez, F. 2017. «A transient model for temperature prediction in a salt-gradient solar pond and the ground beneath it.» Energy. 132: 257-268. DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2017.05.063
  • Lacy, S.N., Marquet P., Meza, F.J. 2017. «Can environmental impact assessments alone conserve freshwater fish biota? Review of the Chilean experience.» Environmental Impact Assessment Review. 63: 87-94. DOI: 10.1016/j.eiar.2016.12.006
  • Mao, L., Ugalde, F., Lacy, S.N., Iroume, A. 2017. «The Effects of Replacing Native Forest on the Quantity and Impacts of In-Channel Pieces of Large Wood in Chilean Streams.» River Research and Applications. 1(33):73-88. DOI: 10.1002/rra.3063


  • Glade, F, Miranda, M, Meza, F.J. Van Leeuwen, W. 2016 «Productivity and phenological responses of natural vegetation to presente and future inter-annual climate variability across a semi-arid river basins in Chile.» Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 188:676. DOI: 10.1007/s10661-016-5675-7
  • Meza, F.J. and Lorenzo, M. 2016. «Estimation of daily global solar radiation as a function of routine meteorological data in Mediterranean areas.» Theoretical and Applied Climatology. DOI: 10.1007/s00704-015-1519-6
  • Mills-Novoa, M.; Pszczolkolski, P.; Meza, F.J. 2016. «The Impact of Climate Change on the Viticultural Suitability of Maipo Valley, Chile.» Professional Geographer. DOI: 10.1080/00330124.2015.1124788
  • Roco, L., Poblete, D., Meza, F.J., Kerrigan, G. 2016. «Farmers’ Options to Address Water Scarcity in a Changing Climate: Case Studies from two Basins in Mediterranean Chile.» Environmental Management. 58(6): 958-971. DOI: 10.1007/s00267-016-0759-2


  • Bustos, E., Meza, F.J. 2015. «A method to estimate maximum and minimum air temperature using MODIS surface temperature and vegetation data: Application to the Maipo basin, Chile.» Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 120(1-2): 211-216. DOI: 10.1007/s00704-014-1167-2
  • Meza, F.J., Vicuña, S., Gironás, J., Poblete, D., Suárez, F., Oertel, M. 2015 «Water Food Energy Nexus in Chile: the challenges due to global change in different regional contexts.» Water International. 40: 5-6, 839-855. DOI: 10.1080/02508060.2015.1087797
  • Raab,N., Meza, F.J., Frank, N., and Bambach N. 2015. «Empirical stomatal conductance models reveal that the isohydric behavior of an Acacia caven Mediterranean Savannah scales from leaf to ecosystem.» Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 213: 203-216. DOI: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2015.06.018


  • Bonelli, S., Vicuña. S., Meza, F.J., Gironás, J., Barton, J. 2014. «Incorporating climate change adaptation strategies in urban water supply planning: The case of central Chile.» Journal of Water and Climate Change. 5(3): 357-376.
  • Meza, F.J., Vicuña, S., Jelinek, M., Bustos, E., Bonelli, S. 2014. «Assessing water demands and coverage sensitivity to climate change in the urban and rural sectors in Central Chile.» Journal of Water and Climate Change. 5(2): 192-203.
  • Orrego, R., Avila, A., Meza, F.J., Matus, F. 2014. «Using a crop simulation model to select the optimal climate grid cell resolution.» Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition. 14 (2): 407-420.
  • Puertas, O., Henríquez, C., Meza, F.J. 2014. «Assessing spatial dynamics of urban growth using an integrated land use model. Application in Santiago Metropolitan Area, 2010-2045.» Land Use Policy. 38: 415-425.
  • Scott, C., Vicuna, S., Blanco-Gutierrez, I., Meza, F.J., Varela-Ortega, C. 2014. «Irrigation efficiency and water-policy implications for river-basin resilience.» Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 18: 1339-1348.
  • Vicuna, S. P. Alvarez, O. Melo, L. Dale and F. Meza. 2014. «Understanding future climate variability and climate change adaptation capacity through an historic perspective of irrigation infrastructure development: lessons from the Limarí basin in Central Chile.» Water International. 39(5): 620-634.


  • Bambach, N., Meza, F.J., Gilabert, H., Miranda, M. 2013. «Impacts of climate change on the distribution of species and communities in the Chilean Mediterranean ecosystem.» Regional Environmental Change. 13 (6): 1245-1257.
  • De Maria E.M.C., Maurer, E., Sheffield, J., Bustos, E., Poblete, D., Vicuna, S., Meza, F.J. 2013. «Using a Gridded Global Dataset to Characterize Regional Hydroclimate in Central Chile.» Journal of Hydrometeorology. 14(1): 251-265.
  • De María, E.M.C., Maurer, E.P. Thrasher, B., Vicuna, S., and Meza, F.J. 2013. «Climate change impacts on an alpine watershed in Chile: Do new model projections change the story?» Journal of Hydrology. 502. 128-138.
  • Jara V., Meza, FJ., Zaviezo, T., Chordbajian, R. 2013. «Climate change impacts on invasive potential of pink hibiscus mealybug, Maconellicoccus hirsutus (Green), in Chile.» Climatic Change. 117 (1-2): 305-317.
  • Lawford, R., Bogardi, J., Marx, S., Jain, S., Pahl-Wostl, C., Knüpe, K., Ringler, C., Lansigan, F., and Meza F. 2013. «Basin Perspectives on the Water-Energy-Food Security Nexus.» Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 5 (6): 607-616.
  • Meza, F. 2013. «Recent trends and ENSO influences on droughts in Northern Chile: An Application of the Standard Precipitation Evapotranspiration Index.» Weather and Climate Extremes: 1: 51-58.
  • Puertas, O., Brenning A., Meza F.J. 2013. «Balancing misclassification errors of land cover classification maps using support vector machines and Landsat imagery in the Maipo river basin Central Chile, 1975- 2010.» Remote Sensing of the Environment. 137: 112-123.
  • Scott, C.A., Meza, F.J., Varady, R.J., Tiessen, H., McEvoy, J., Garfin, G.M., Wilder, M., Farfán, L.M., Pineda Pablos, N. and Montaña, E. 2013. «Water security and adaptive management in the arid Americas.» Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 103, 2, 280-289.
  • van Leeuwen, W.J.D., Hartfield, K., Miranda, M., Meza, F.J. 2013. «Trends and ENSO/AAO Driven Variability in NDVI Derived Productivity and Phenology alongside the Andes Mountains.» Remote Sensing 5: 1177-1203.
  • Vicuña, S., Gironás, J., Meza, F.J., Cruzat, M.L., Jelinek, M., Bustos, E., Poblete, D., and Bambach, N., 2013. «Exploring possible connections between hydrological extreme events and climate change in central south Chile.» Hydrological Sciences Journal, 58 (8), 1–22.


  • Meza F.J., Wilks, D.S., Gurovich, L., Bambach, N. 2012. «Impacts of climate change on irrigated agriculture in the Maipo Basin, Chile: reliability of water rights and changes in the demand for irrigation.» Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management 138(5), 421–430.
  • Scott, C., Varady, R., Meza, F.J., de Raga, G., Luckman, B., Montaña, E., and Martius, C. 2012. «Science-Policy Dialogues for Water Security: Addressing Vulnerability and Adaptation to Global Change in the Arid Americas.» Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development, 54:3, 30-42.


  • Artacho. P., Meza, F., Alcalde, J.A. 2011. «Evaluation of the ORYZA2000 rice growth model under nitrogen-limitted conditions in an irrigated mediterranean environment.» Chilean JAR. 71(1): 23-33.


  • Núñez C., Varas E., Meza F.J. 2010. «Modelling Soil Heat Flow.» Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 100: 251-260.
  • Silva D., Meza F.J., Varas E. 2010 «Estimating reference evapotranspiration (ETo) using MM5 data.» Journal of Hydrology. 382: 64-71.