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Universidad de Córdoba

Departamento de Agronomía

Grupos de Investigación

AGR-165 Unidad de Edafología

Información

  • Responsable: José Torrent Castellet
  • Miembros del grupo:
    • Vidal Barrón López de Torre (UCO)
    • Mª del Carmen del Campillo García
    • Mercedes Castro Serrano (UCO)
    • Isabel Díaz de la Torre (US)
    • José Torrent Castellet
    • Juan Carlos Cañasveras Sánchez (Becario, UCO)
    • Antonio Rafael Sánchez Rodríguez (Becario, UCO)
    • Inmaculada Sánchez Alcalá (Contratada, UCO)
    • Mª. Angeles Rey Losada

Líneas de investigación

  • Dinámica del fósforo en suelos del área mediterránea (Mª del Carmen del Campillo García, Vidal Barrón y José Torrent Castellet).
  • Óxidos de hierro en suelos (Vidal Barrón López de Torre y José Torrent Castellet )
  • Clorosis férrica: predicción y corrección (Mª del Carmen del Campillo García)
  • Propiedades magnéticas de los suelos (José Torrent y Vidal Barrón López de Torre).

Publicaciones

Artículos

  • Liu, Q.S., Deng, C.L., Torrent, J. and Zhu, R.X. 2007. Review of recent developments in mineral magnetism of the Chinese loess. Quaternary Science Reviews. 26:368−385, doi: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2006.08.004.
  • Horta, M.C. and Torrent, J. 2007. The Olsen P method as an agronomic and environmental test for predicting phosphate release from acid soils. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems 77:283−292, doi: 10.1007/s10705-006-9066-2.
  • Torrent, J., Barberis, E. and Gil-Sotres, F. 2007. Agriculture as a source for eutrophication in southern Europe. Soil Use and Management 23 (Suppl. 1):23−35.
  • Horta, M.C. and Torrent, J. 2007. Phosphorus desorption kinetics in relation to phosphorus forms and sorption properties of Portuguese acid soils. Soil Science172:631−638.
  • Torrent, J., Liu, Q.S., Bloemendal, J. and Barrón, V. 2007. Magnetic enhancement and iron oxides in the Upper Luochuan loess-paleosol sequence, Chinese Loess Plateau.Soil Science Society of America Journal 71:1570−1578.
  • Liu, Q.S., Roberts, A.P., Torrent, J., Horng, C.S. and Larrasoaña, J.C. 2007. What do the HRIM and the S-ratio really measure in environmental magnetism? Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems 8, Q09011, doi: 10.1029/2007GC001717.
  • Liu, Q.S., Barrón, V., Torrent, J., Eeckhout, S.G. and Deng, C.L. 2008. Magnetism of the intermediate hydromaghemite in the transformation of 2-line ferrihydrite into hematite and its paleoenvironmental implications. Journal of Geophysical Research 113, B01103, 1−12, doi: 10.1029/2007JB005207.
  • Corrêa, M.M., Ker, J.C., Barrón, V., Torrent, J., Curi, N. and Torres, T.C.P. 2008. Caracterização física, química, mineralógica e micromorfológica de horizontes coesos e fragipãs de solos vermelhos e amarelos do ambiente tabuleiros costeiros. Revista Brasileira de Ciencia do Solo 32:297−313. 
  • Calero, N., Barrón, V. and Torrent, J. 2008. Water dispersible clay in calcareous soils of southwestern Spain. Catena 74:22−30.
  • Hita, R., Wang, H., Bigham, J.M., Torrent, J. and Tuovinen, O.H. 2008. Bioleaching of a pyritic sludge from the Aznalcóllar (Spain) mine spillage at ambient and elevated temperatures. Hydrometallurgy 93:76−79.
  • Tomasi, N., Wesskopf, L., Renella, G., Landi, L., Pinton, R., Varanini, Z., Nannipieri, P., Torrent, J., Martinoia, E. and Cesco, S. 2008. Flavonoids of white lupin roots participate in phosphorus mobilization from soil. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 40:1971–1974.
  • de Santiago, A., Díaz, I., del Campillo, M.C., Torrent, J. and Delgado, A. 2008. Predicting the incidence of iron deficiency chlorosis from hydroxylamine-extractable iron in soil. Soil Science Society of America Journal 72:1493−1499.
  • Correa, M.M., Ker, J.C., Barrón, V., Fontes, M.P.F., Torrent, J. and Curi, N. 2008. Caracterizaçao de óxidos de ferro de solos do ambiente tabuleiros costeiros. Revista Brasileira de Ciencia do Solo 32:1017−1031.
  • Correa, M.M., Ker, J.C., Barrón, V., Torrent, J., Fontes, M.P.F. and Curi, N. 2008. Crystallographic properties of kaolinite soils from coastal tablelands, the Amazon and the great bay "Reconcavo Baiano”. Revista Brasileira de Ciencia do Solo 32:1857−1872.
  • Lázaro, F.J., Gutierrez, L., Barrón, V. and Gelado, M.D. 2008. The speciation of iron in desert dust collected in Gran Canaria (Canary Islands): Combined chemical, magnetic and optical analysis. Atmospheric Environment 42:8987−8996.
  • Sellitto V.M., Barrón, V., Palumbo, G., Salzano, R. and Colombo, C. 2008. Diffuse and bi-directional reflectance spectrometry to study European volcanic soils. Rivista Italiana di Telerilevamento 40:21−34.
  • Cabello, E., Morales, M.P., Serna, C.J., Barrón, V. and Torrent, J. 2009. Magnetic enhancement during the crystallization of ferrihydrite at 25 and 50ºC. Clays and Clay Minerals 57:46−53.
  • da Costa, G.M., Barrón, V., Ferreira, C.M. and Torrent, J. 2009. The use of diffuse reflectance spectroscopy for the characterization of iron ores. Minerals Engineering22:1245−1250.
  • Díaz, I., Barrón, V., del Campillo, M.C. and Torrent, J. 2009. Vivianite (ferrous phosphate) alleviates iron chlorosis in grapevine. Vitis 48:107−113.
  • Díaz, I., del Campillo, M.C., Cantos, M. and Torrent, J. 2009. Iron deficiency symptoms in grapevine as affected by the iron oxide and carbonate contents of model substrates. Plant and Soil 322:293−302.
  • Sellito, V.M., Fernandes, R.B.A., Barrón, V. and Colombo, C. 2009. Comparing two different spectroscopic techniques for the characterization of soil iron oxides: diffuse versus bi-directional reflectance. Geoderma, 149:2−9.
  • Hao, Q.Z., Oldfield, F., Bloemendal, J., Torrent, J. and Guo, Z.T. 2009. The record of changing hematite and goethite accumulation over the past 22 Myr on the Chinese Loess Plateau from magnetic measurements and diffuse reflectance spectroscopy. Journal of Geophysical Research 114, B12101, doi:10.1029/2009JB006604.
  • Guzmán, G., Barrón, V. and Gómez, J.A. 2010. Evaluation of magnetic iron oxides as sediment traces in water erosion experiments. Catena 82:126−133.
  • Torrent, J., Liu, Q.S. and Barrón, V. 2010. Magnetic minerals in Calcic Luvisols (Chromic) developed in a warm Mediterranean region of Spain: Origin and paleoenvironmental significance. Geoderma 154:465−472.
  • Torrent, J., Liu, Q.S. and Barrón, V. 2010. Magnetic susceptibility changes in relation to pedogenesis in a Xeralf chronosequence in northwestern Spain. European Journal of Soil Science 61:161−173.
  • Díaz, I., Barrón, V., del Campillo, M.C. and Torrent, J. 2010. Testing the ability of vivianite to prevent iron deficiency in pot-grown grapevine. Scientia Horticulturae123:464−468.
  • Michel, F.M., Barrón, V., Torrent, J., Morales, M.P., Serna, C.J., Boily, J.-F., Liu, Q.S., Ambrosini, A., Cismasu, A.C. and Brown, G.E. Jr. 2010.Ordered ferrimagnetic form of ferrihydrite reveals links among structure, composition, and magnetism. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America107:2787−2792.
  • Inda, A.V., Torrent, J., Barrón, V. and Bayer, C. 2010. Aluminum hydroxy-interlayered minerals and chemical properties of a subtropical Brazilian Oxisol under no-tillage and conventional tillage. Revista Brasileira de Ciencia do Solo 34:33−41.
  • Delgado, A., del Campillo, M.C. and Torrent, J. 2010. Limitations of the Olsen method to assess plant-available phosphorus in reclaimed marsh soils. Soil Use and Management 26:133−140.
  • Horta, M.C., Roboredo, M., Coutinho, J. and Torrent, J. 2010. Relationships between Olsen P and ammonium lactate-extractable P in Portuguese acid soils.Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 41:2358−2370.
  • De la Torre, I.D., del Campillo, M.C., Barrón, V. and Torrent, J. 2010. Predicting the occurrence of iron chlorosis in grapevine with tests based on soil iron forms. Journal International de la Vigne et du Vin 44:77−85.
  • Cañasveras, J.C., Barrón, V., del Campillo, M.C., Torrent, J. and Gómez, J.A. 2010. Estimation of aggregate stability indices in Mediterranean soils by diffuse reflectance spectroscopy. Geoderma 158:78−84.
  • Erel. Y. and Torrent, J. 2010. Contribution of Saharan dust to Mediterranean soils assessed by sequential extraction and Pb and Sr isotopes. Chemical Geology 275:19−25.
  • Liu, Q.S., Hu, P.X., Torrent, J., Barrón, V., Zhao, X.Y., Jiang, Z.X. and Su, Y.L. 2010. Environmental magnetic study of a Xeralf chronosequence in northwestern Spain: indications for pedogenesis. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 293:144−156.
  • Liu, Q.S., Torrent, J., Morrás, H., Hong, A. Jiang, Z.X. and Su, Y.L. 2010. Superparamagnetism of two modern soils from the northeastern Pampean region, Argentina and its paleoclimatic indications. Geophysical Journal International 183:695−705.
  • Siqueira, D.S., Marques Jr., J., Matias, S.S.R., Barrón, V., Torrent, J., Baffa, O. and Oliveira, L.C. 2010. Correlation of properties of Brazilian Haplustalfs with magnetic susceptibility measurements. Soil Use and Management 26:425−431.
  • Liu, Q.S., Barrón, V., Torrent, J., Qin, H.F. and Yu, Y.J. 2010. The magnetism of micro-sized hematite explained. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors183:387−397.
  • Liu, Q.S., Torrent, J., Barrón, V., Duan, Z.Q. and Bloemendal, J. 2011. Quantification of hematite from the visible diffuse reflectance spectrum: effects of aluminium substitution and grain morphology. Clay Minerals 46:137−147.
  • Garrido-Jurado, I., Torrent, J., Barrón, V., Corpas, A. and Quesada-Moraga, E. 2011. Soil properties affect the availability, movement, and virulence of entomopathogenic fungi conidia against puparia of Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae). Biological Control 58:277−285.
  • Carioca, A.C., Da Costa, G.M., Barrón, V., Ferreira, C.M., and Torrent, J. 2011. Aplicação da espectroscopia de reflectância difusa na quantificação dos constituintes de bauxita e de minério de ferro. REM Revista Escola de Minas 64:99−204.

Libros y capítulos de libros

  • Sellitto, V.M.,  Barrón, V., Palumbo, G. and Colombo, C.M. 2007. Application of Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopy (DRS) to study European Volcanic Soils: a preliminary examination. In: Soils of Volcanic Regions in Europe. Springer.
  • Torrent, J and Barrón, V. 2008. Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopy. En: Methods of Soil Analysis. Part 5 .Mineralogical Methods (Ed. A.L. Ulery and L.R. Drees). pp. 367-385. Soil Science Society of America. Madison, WI.
  • Horta, M.C. e Torrent, J. 2010. Dinâmica do Fósforo no Solo. Perspectiva Agronómica e Ambiental. Ediçoes IPCB,Castelo Branco, Portugal. 97 pp.

Proyectos y Convenios de investigación en los últimos cinco años

Título Utilización de sales de hierro en suspensión para controlar la clorosis férrica en suelos calcáreos
Entidad financiadora Ministerio de Educación y Ciencia, CICYT
Entidades participantes UCO
Cuantía de la subvención 92820.00 Euros
Periodo Desde 2005 hasta 2008
Investigador responsable Mª del Carmen del Campillo García
Número de investigadores 5
Título Relaciones entre agregación y propiedades mineralógicas en suelos agrícolas mediterráneos
Entidad financiadora Ministerio de Educación y Ciencia, CICYT
Entidades participantes UCO
Cuantía de la subvención 82280.00 Euros
Periodo Desde 2006 hasta 2009
Investigador responsable Vidal Barrón López de Torre
Número de investigadores 2 + 1 contratado
Título Formas y biodisponibilidad de hierro en la rizosfera de suelos calcáreos: efecto de factores químicos
Entidad financiadora Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación
Entidades participantes UCO
Cuantía de la subvención 89540.00 Euros
Periodo Desde 2009 hasta 2011
Investigador responsable Mª del Carmen del Campillo García
Número de investigadores 2 + 1 becario asignado al proyecto
Título Génesis, naturaleza y significado ambiental de los minerales ferrimagnéticos edáficos
Entidad financiadora Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación
Entidades participantes UCO
Cuantía de la subvención 10890.00 Euros
Periodo 2011
Investigador responsable Vidal Barrón López de Torre
Número de investigadores 2

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