Alex Godoy

Alex Godoy

Alex Godoy

Director Centro de Investigación en Sustentabilidad (CiSGER)

Magíster y Doctor en Ciencias de la Ingeniería mención Ingeniería Química y Bioprocesos, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
Biólogo en Bioprocesos, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

https://www.isustainabilitylab.cl

Áreas de Especialidad:

·         Sustainability Assessment of Public Policy;

·         Sustainability Science applied to evolving human-environmental systems;

·         Environmental Planning, Strategic Resource Management and Policy

 

Curso que imparte en Pregrado:

·         Termodinámica;

·         Operaciones Industriales y Sustentabilidad;

·         Ingeniería y Sustentabilidad

 

Curso que imparte en Posgrado

·         Ingeniería, Sociedad y Sustentabilidad (Magister en Gestión de la Sustentabilidad)

·         Ingeniería, Operaciones Industriales y Gestión de Recursos (Magister en Gestión de la Sustentabilidad)

·         Economía de la Sustentabilidad (Magister en Construcción Sustentable)

·         Sistemas Socio-Ecológicos (Programa de Doctorado de la Complejidad Social)

 

Publicaciones ISI (ordenadas desde la más actual)

·         Legal disputes as a proxy for regional conflicts over water rights in Chile. Diego Rivera; Alex Godoy; Mario Lillo; Amaya Alvez; Consuelo Gonzalo-Martin; Ernestina Mensalvas; Roberto Costumero; Angel García-Pedrero. Journal of Hydrology 2016, 535, 36-45

·         Water Scarcity and the Impact of the Mining and Agricultural Sectors in Chile. Aitken D., Rivera D., Godoy-Faundez A and Holzapfel E.. Sustainability 2016, 8(2), 128; doi: 10.3390/su8020128

·         Adsorption of biosolids and their main components on chalcopiryte, molybdenite and pyrite: Zeta potential and FTIR spectroscopy studies.. Mauricio Escudey, Dr; Eduardo Vyhmeister, Dr; Pablo Higueras, Dr; Alex Godoy-Faúndez, Dr; José Luis Salazar, Dr; Héctor Valdés-González, Dr; Germán Wolf-Sepúlveda, MSc; Ronaldo Herrera-Urbina, Dr. Minerals Engineering (2015) 78, 128–135

·         Exploring soil databases: A Self-Organizing Maps approach. Rivera, Diego; Sandoval, Marcos & Godoy, Alex (2015). Soil Use and Management 31: 121-131 (IF 1,466; Q2 in Soil Science).

·         Uncertainty in a Monthly Water Balance Model using the Generalized Likelihood Uncertainty Estimation Methodology. Rivera, Diego; Godoy, Alex & Rivas, Yessica (2015). Journal of Earth System Science 124(1): 49-59 (IF 1,040; Q3 in Multidisciplinary Geosciences).

·         Life cycle assessment of macro-algae (seaweed) cultivation and processing for biofuel production. Douglas Aitken, Cristian Bulboa, Alex Godoy-Faundez, Juan L. Turrion-Gomez, Blanca Antizar-Ladislao. Journal of Cleaner Production, Volume 75, 15 July 2014, Pages 45-56.

·         Greening Chilean mining processes through industrial ecology strategies. Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo; Alex Godoy-Faúndez; Pablo Higueras; Ronaldo Herrera-Urbina; José Luis Salazar; Eduardo Vyhmeister; Héctor Valdés-González; Blanca Antizar-Ladislao. Journal of Cleaner Production, 84, 1 December 2014, Pages 671–679

·         Assessment of the flotability of chalcopyrite, molybdenite and pyrite using biosolids and their main components as collectors, for greening the froth flotation of copper sulphide ores. Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo, Pablo Higueras; Alex Godoy-Faúndez; Francisco Sobarzo; César Sáez-Navarrete; Jorge Vásquez-Bestagno; Ronaldo Herrera-Urbina. Minerals Engineering, Volume 64, 1 October 2014, Pages 38-43

·         Rougher flotation of copper sulphide ore using biosolids and humic acids. Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo; Ronaldo Herrera-Urbina, Dr; César Sáez-Navarrete, Dr; Alfonso F Otero, Dr; Alex Godoy-Faúndez, Dr; Rosanna Ginocchio. Minerals Engineering 24 (2011) 1603–1608.

·         Role of biosolids on hydrophobic properties of sulfide ores. Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo; Ronaldo Herrera-Urbina; Mauricio Escudey; Alex Godoy-Faúndez; César Sáez-Navarrete; Miguel Herrera; Rosanna Ginocchio. International Journal of Mineral Processing. Volume 100, Issues 3-4, 14 September 2011, Pages 124-129.

·         Uso de Biosólidos como Reactivo Espumante en Procesos de Flotación: Caracterización Física  y Quimica. Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo, Alex Godoy-Faúndez, César Sáez, Miguel Herrera and Rosanna Ginocchio. DYNA, 2011, Nro. 167, pp. 66-73.

·         Bioremediation of contaminated mixtures of desert mining soil and sawdust with fuel oils by aerated in-vessel composting in the Atacama Region (Chile). Godoy-Faúndez Alex; Antizar-Ladislao Blanca; Reyes-Bozo L., Camaño Andrés and Saéz-Navarrete Cesar. Journal of Hazardous Materials. 2008 Vol 151/2-3 pp 649-657.

·         Phenomenological modelling of bioremediation systems for hydrocarbon-contaminated Chilean desert soils. Saez-Navarrete C.; Reyes-Bozo L.; Godoy-Faundez A. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation. 2008  Volume: 62   Issue: 1   Pages: 11

·         An exploratory study of peat and sawdust as enhancers in the biodegradation of n-dodecane. Sáez-Navarrete C.; Gelmi A. Claudio; Reyes-Bozo Lorenzo y Godoy-Faúndez A.. Biodegradation. 2008. Vol 19 pp 527-534.

·         Relationship between Helicobacter pylori virulence factors and regulatory cytokines as predictors of clinical outcome. Serrano C,  Diaz MI,  Valdivia A, Godoy A, Peña A, Rollan A, Kirberg A, Hebel E, Fierro J, Klapp G, Venegas A, Harris P. Microbes and Infection. 2007; 9: 428-434

·         CagA Antibodies as a Marker of Virulence in Chilean Patients with Helicobacter pylori Infection. Paul R. Harris, A. Godoy, S. Arenillas, F. Riera, D. García, H. Einisman, A. Peña, A. Rollán, I. Duarte, E.Guiraldes, G. Perez-Perez. J. Pediatr. Gastroenterol. and Nutr. 2003; 37(5):596-602.

·         Gastric TGF-b in children and adults in Chile infected with Helicobacter pylori”. Harris P, Riera F, Godoy A., Arenillas S, Peña A, Rollan A, Duarte I, Guiraldes E, Smith P.. Annual Meeting of the American Gastroenterology Association, San Francisco, CA, USA, May 19-22, 2002. Supplement to Gastroenterology, Abstract, 2002, Vol 122, Nº4, w928.

·         Regulatory Cytokines in Gastric Mucosa of Helicobacter pylori-infected children and adults”. Paul R. Harris, Helly Einisman, Daniela García, Francisca Riera, Alex Godoy, Silvana Arenillas, Alfredo Peña, Antonio Rollán, Ignacio Duarte, Ernesto Guiraldes. Gastroenterology 2003:124 (4), S1:A-12.

·         Proinflammatory cytokine expression in gastric tissue children from children with Helicobacter pylori–associated gastritis. Guiraldes, E; Duarte, I; Peña, A.; Godoy, A.; Espinosa, MN; Brago, R; Larraín, F; Schultz, M; Harris, P. J. Pediatr. Gastroenterol Nutr. 2001 Aug: 33(2): 27-32.

 

 

Otras Publicaciones Indexadas

 

EDITOR

·         Andean Hidrology. Rivera, Godoy-Faundez & Lillo-Saavedra Science Publishers and CRC Press. 2016

BOOKS

·         Ecología Industrial y Minería: El Uso de Biosólidos en Minería para una Gestión Sustentable. Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo y Alex Godoy-Faúndez. Editorial Académica Española. ISBN: 978-3-659-03054-3.

BOOK CHAPTERS

·         Andean Hydrology. Chapter: A tale of two outcomes: Mega Mining and Transboundary Impacts. Julieta Godfrid, Alex Godoy-Faúndez , Diego Rivera, Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo, Douglas Aitken. (To be submitted) Science Publishers and CRC Press. 2017.

·         Andean Hydrology. Chapter: Mineral exploitation and socio-environmental issues in the Andes mountain range. Douglas Aitken, Alex Godoy-Faundez and Diego Rivera Salazar (To be submitted) Science Publishers and CRC Press. 2017.

·         Environmental Microbial Biotechnology. Chapter 8 Environmental Microbial Biotechnology inside mining operations from an engineering viewpoint based on LCA. Alex Godoy-Faúndez, Douglas Aitken, Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo and Diego Rivera. “Soil Biology” Series, Volume 45. Editors: Sukla, L.B., Pradhan, N., Panda, S., Mishra, B.K. (Eds.). Springer International Publishing. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-19018-1, Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-19017-4

·         Innovación Social. Una Herramienta para mejorar la calidad de vida de las personas. Chapter: Equilibrio Medioambiental y Social: Caso Emiliana. Loraine Cisternas y Alex Godoy. Instituto de Innovación Social. Fundación Miguel Kast – Universidad del Desarrollo. Pp 71-83

·         Chile: Environmental, Political and Social Issues Chapter 5. Environmental Outcomes: Linking social and economic issues. Godoy-Faúndez, A., Hernando, A., Correa, C. and Reyes-Bozo, L. Book www.novapublishers.com, binding: Hardcover, Pub. Date: 2012 – 3st Quarter, Status: Published. Pp: 113-146. ISBN: 978-1-62257-192-5

·         El Chile que se viene Ideas, miradas, perspectivas y sueños para el 2030 (Chile: ideas, visions, perspectives and dreams for 2030). Chapter: Una nueva forma de evaluar políticas, a la altura de lo que queremos ser. Godoy-Faúndez, A. Editors: Ricardo Lagos Escobar, former President of Chile 2000-2004 and Oscar Landerretche, Binding: Hardcover, Catalonia – Fundación Democracia y DesarrolloPublishers. Date: December 2011. Status: Published. ISBN: 9770363241068

·         Bioremediation: Biotechnology, Engineering and Environmental Management. Chapter Nº3: Sustainable bioremediation, industrial ecology and public policies: New Challenges for Chile. Godoy-Faúndez, A., Reyez-Bozo, L., Montecinos-Bustamante, W. and Quiroz-Valenzuela, S. www.novapublishers.com, binding: Hardcover, Pub. Date: 2011 – 1st Quarter, Status: Published. ISBN: 978-1-61122-730-7

·         Leading-Edge Environmental Biodegradation Research. Chapter N°3: Bioremediation of diesel fuel-contaminated soils in the Atacama Desert, Chile. Godoy-Faúndez, A., Antizar-Ladislao, B., Franke-Whittle, I., Turrión-Gómez, J.L. and Perez-Roepke, L, www.novapublishers.com, binding: Hardcover, Pub. Date: 2008 – 1st Quarter, ISBN: 1-60021-903-9, Status: Published.

 

Proyectos de Investigación (Solo 2012 -2017)

 

·         2017, 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund – Partners of the Americas. Project: “Establishment of a University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (US)-Universidad del Desarrollo (Chile) Bi-Directional Travel Course: Environmental Engineering Issues-Water Emphasis.”

·         2017, Energy’s Program- Fellowship program for visiting scholars and researchers into public and private sectors. Comisión Nacional de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica de Chile (National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research, CONICYT in Spanish), Government of Chile. US$3,000. Visiting Scholar at Earth Engineering Center, Earth Institute, Columbia University. February, 2017

·         2016: North-South Interdisciplinary Grant 2016. Ethics in environmental decision-making: From individual acts to global outcomes?. Global Young Academy. Alex Godoy, Principal Investigator and Jan-Christoph Heilinger, Coauthor. $10.000

·         2015-2017: Advanced holistic waste management and waste to energy technologies in rapidly developing nations: Research and Dissemination thrusts enabled by the knowledge-how of the Earth Engineering Center (EEC) of the Earth Institute. President’s Global Innovation Fund, Columbia University US$150.000.

·         2015-2016: Development and Implementation of Corporate Sustainability Index for Chile. Internal Funds UDD. US$20.000. School of Business and School of Engineering.

·         2014-2019: Water Research Center for Agriculture and Mining (WARCAM), Water & Society area. FONDAP, CRHIAM/CONICYT/FONDAP15130015. Financing Fund Research Centers in Priority Areas, Comisión Nacional de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica de Chile (National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research, CONICYT in Spanish), Government of Chile. US$200.000

·         2014: App development for clinical treatment for dental students. Fund for development and Innovation in teaching. Universidad del Desarrollo. US$4.000

·         2013: Host Grants U.S. Fulbright Senior Specialist 2013, Dr. John F. Katers grantee for Project ID# 5584 by Fulbright Commission – Chile. Name of Institution Hosting Award: UDD, Chile. US$4.000

·         2013: New Engineering to 2030. Co-Researcher INNOVA CHILE program, Corporación de Fomento de la Producción (Corporation for Promotion of Production, CORFO in Spanish), Government of Chile. US$110,000

·         2012-2013: Design of service-learning methodology for Sustainability and Social Responsibility. Principal investigator. Internal Funds UNAB. US$10.000

·         2012-2013: Analysis of bioenergy innovation ecosystem in Chile: Algae as a solution for water treatment, reduction of greenhouse gases and bio-fuel production. Principal investigator. Internal Funds UNAB. US$10.000

·         2012-2013: Using different organic matrices for the concentration of sulfide minerals. Co-Researcher.

 

Publicaciones en Congresos (2012 – 2017)

 

·         Assessment of farmers’ vulnerability to climate change at river basin scale: an integrated modelling approach. Roberto Ponce, Francisco Fernandez, Alejandra Stehr, Felipe Vásquez-Lavín & Alex Godoy-Faúndez. XVIth World Water Congress “Bridging Science and Policy” to be held in Cancun, Mexico

·         Addressing decreasing water availability for the mining industry using cost-benefit analysis. Aitken, Douglas. Rivera Salazar, Diego & Godoy-Faúndez, Alex. XVIth World Water Congress “Bridging Science and Policy” to be held in Cancun, Mexico

·         Linking Water Scarcity, Copper production and Electricity Market. The Chilean Case of interplay between greener power and uncertainty on copper prices. Alex Godoy-Faúndez; Diego Rivera, Roberto Ponce and Douglas Aitken. XVIth World Water Congress “Bridging Science and Policy” to be held in Cancun, Mexico

·         Inefficient resolution of conflicts over water rights. Legal actions as a proxy of the increase in number and complexity of conflicts. Mauricio Herrera, Diego Rivera,  Daniel Brieba, Cristian Candia & Alex Godoy-Faúndez. XVIth World Water Congress “Bridging Science and Policy” to be held in Cancun, Mexico

·         Growth and Convergence of Residential Water Consumption. Guillermo Acuña, Cristián Echeverría, Alex Godoy-Faúndez & Felipe Vásquez. XVIth World Water Congress “Bridging Science and Policy” to be held in Cancun, Mexico

·         Hydrometeorological risk assessment for crops in Chile. Gabriel Candia, Roberto Ponce, Diego Rivera & Alex Godoy- Faúndez. XVIth World Water Congress “Bridging Science and Policy” to be held in Cancun, Mexico

·         Convergencia de Cambio Climático y Desafíos socio-ambientales en Chile. Panel Mega-minería y gobernanza ambiental en América Latina. Godoy-Faúndez, Alex & Rivera, D. into the Track: Biodiversity, Natural Resources and Environment for the Latin American Studies Association (LASA). Congress (LASA2017) taking place April 29-May 1in Lima, Peru.

·         Sustainable water management in agriculture: a review. C.A. Villamar, M. Lillo, J. Jara, E. Holzapfel, O. Lagos, A. Godoy. International Congress CRHIAM-INOVAGRI: “Leading Technologies for water management”. October 24, 25 and 26 in the city of Concepción

·         Plataforma integrada para la evaluación de amenazas meteorológicas. Gabriel Candia, Alex Godoy, Diego Rivera. International Congress CRHIAM-INOVAGRI: “Leading Technologies for water management”. October 24, 25 and 26 in the city of Concepción

·         Principales conductores de la demanda hídrica a nivel urbano en Chile. Guillermo Acuña, Cristian Echeverría, Alex Godoy-Faúndez. International Congress CRHIAM-INOVAGRI: “Leading Technologies for water management”. October 24, 25 and 26 in the city of Concepción

·         Total and partial replacement of main collector to concentrate copper sulfide ore by organic wastes: Kinetci studies. Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo. Dr., Pablo Higueras, Héctor Valdés-González, Eduardo Vyhmeister, Alex Godoy-Faúndez, Carlos Funez and Ronaldo Herrera-Urbina. XXVIII Congreso Interamericano de Ingeniería Química, 2016, Cusco, Perú.

·         Assessment of Biosolids and their components as main collector of copper sulfide ores. Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo, Pablo Higueras, Héctor Valdés-González, Eduardo Vyhmeister, Alex Godoy-Faúndez, Carlos Fúnez, José Luis Salazar and Ronaldo Herrera-Urbina. Energy and Environment Knowledge Week – E2kW. Paris, France 28th-30th, October, 2016. September 1-2, Viña del Mar, Chile.

·         Growth and Convergence of Residential Water Consumption. Acuña, Guillermo; Echeverría, Cristián; Godoy, Alex. 2016 Annual Conference of the Chilean Economics Society. September 1-2, Viña del Mar, Chile.

·         Assessment of farmers’ vulnerability to climate change at river basin scale: an integrated modeling approach“Roberto Ponce; Francisco Fernandez; Alejandra Stehr; Felipe Vásquez – Lavín; Alex Godoy, 12th Annual IWREC Meeting, to be held September 11-13, 2016 at the World Bank Headquarters in Washington, DC

·         Coloquio CLACSO-OLA/The New School “América Latina-Estados Unidos, Diálogo de Saberes. Comisión 11: Media¡oambiente y Sociedad. Nueva York del 25 al 26 de Mayo. www.clacso.org.ar/clacso/convocatoria_coloquio_clacso_ola_2016/inicio.php

·         Agua, más allá del Mercado y Derechos Humanos. Godoy-Faúndez, Alex & Rivera, D. into the Track: Biodiversity, Natural Resources and Environment for the Latin American Studies Association (LASA). Congress (LASA2016) taking place May 27 –30 in NYC, NY, US.

·         Water scarcity in Chile, the impact of the mining industry and the cost of alleviation. Douglas Aitken, Diego Rivera and Alex Godoy-Faúndez. Water In Mining 2016, April 27-29. Santiago, Chile

·         Geología y Sustentabilidad: Conexión de la estrategia “desde la cuna hasta la tumba” con procesos mineros. Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo · Ronad Guzmán · Andrés Escare · Douglas Aitken · Pablo León Higueras · Alex Godoy-Faundez. XIV Congreso Geológico Chileno, La Serena (Chile); 10/2015

·         Assessment of biosolids and their components as main collector of copper sulfide ores. Reyes-Bozo, L.; Godoy-Faundez A. Aitken D., Higueras, P. & Herrera-Urbina R. Procemin 2015. 11th International Mineral Processing Conference- October 21-23, 2015. Santiago, Chile

·         Sustainability Assessment of Public Policy: Methodology to prioritize actions on Water Policy. Alex Godoy-Faúndez, Douglas Aitken, Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo & Diego Rivera. XVth World Water Congress, International Water Resources Association will be held from the 25th to 29th May 2015 at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC), Edinburgh in cooperation with the Scottish Government.

·         Sustainability Assessment of Water Policy: Methodology to prioritize actions on a National Irrigation Strategy. Alex Godoy-Faúndez, Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo & Diego Rivera. IARU Sustainability Science Congress taking place in Copenhagen, Denmark from October 22nd – 24th 2014

·         Evaluating the surface modification of sulphides minerals: Zeta Potential Studies. Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo, Pablo Higueras, Alex Godoy-Faúndez, and Ronaldo Herrera-Urbina. Congress Energy and Environment Knowledge Week – E2kW. Toledo, Spain 30th-31nd October, 2014.

·         Effect of biosolids and their main components in the concentration of copper sulphide ores. Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo, Alex Godoy-Faúndez, Pablo Higueras and Ronaldo Herrera-Urbina. Proceedings of the XXVII International Mineral Processing Congress, IMPC2014, Chapter 3, pp. 262-27, October 20-24, 2014, Santiago, Chile

·         Use of Biosolids wastes as Froth Flotation Reagents for Copper Sulphides Concentration, Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo, Alex Godoy-Faúndez, José Luis Salazar, Hector Valdés-Gonzalez, Eduardo Vyhmeister, , Pablo Higueras & Ronaldo Herrera-Urbina. The Seventh International Conference, on Environmental Science and Technology,June 9 -13, 2014, Crowne Plaza, Houston, Texas, USA

·         Sustainability Science and Environmental Education in Engineering Education: The role of video games. Alex Godoy-Faúndez and  Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo. 2014 AESS Conference: “Welcome to the Anthropocene” will be held at PACE University in New York City, NY on June 11-14, 2014.

·         Sustentabilidad y Gobernanza, Track: Sustentabilidad como pilar de una sociedad democrática: Visiones desde el Cono Sur para siglo XXI. into the Track: Culture, Power and Political Subjectivities for the Latin American Studies Association (LASA). Congress taking place May 21 –24 in Chicago, IL. Chair

·         Emerging Research Issues in Latin American Environmentalism into the Track: Section Presentation (Only Section Chairs) for the LASA2014, Latin American Studies Association (LASA) Congress taking place May 21 –24 in Chicago, IL.

·         Role of biosolids and its main components in the concentration of sulphide ores. Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo, Alex Godoy-Faúndez, Pablo Higueras, Ronaldo Herrera-Urbina. XXVII International Mineral Processing Congress – IMPC 2014. 20-24 October, Santiago, Chile

·         A sustainable froth flotation process: A Chilean case study. Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo, Pablo Higueras, Alex Godoy-Faúndez, José Luis Salazar, Héctor Valdés-González Eduardo Vyhmeister, and Ronaldo Herrera-Urbina. Congress Energy and Environment Knowledge Week – E2kW. Toledo, Spain 20th-22nd November, 2013.

·         Use of biosolids and its main component as frothers and collectors for the concentration of copper sulphide ores. Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo, Alex Godoy-Faúndez, Jose Luis Salazar, Héctor Valdés-González, Eduardo Vyhmeister, Ronaldo Herrera-Urbina. 6th International Conference in Sustainable Minerals in the Minerals Industry (SMIDI2013) 30 June-3 July Minos Island, Greece.

·         Use of biosolids and their components as collector reagent for sulfide ore concentration. Lorenzo Reyes-Bozo, Alex Godoy-Faúndez, Jose Luis Salazarc, Héctor Valdés-González, Eduardo Vyhmeister, Ronaldo Herrera-Urbina. Copper 2013 International Conference
24-28 November 2013, Santiago, Chile.