Raúl Cortés Peña

Raúl Cortés Peña

Fellow: Awarded 1942
Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology
Fellow: Awarded 1943
Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Universidad de Chile

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1941–42:

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1942:

Appointed from Chile:

CORTÉS PEÑA, RAÚL.  Appointed for studies of the biological control of insect pests; tenure, twelve months from September 15, 1942.

Born March 18, 1915, Coquimbo, Chile. Education:  University of Chile, Agricultural Engineer, 1940.

Entomologist, 1938—, Chilean Ministry of Agriculture; Professor of Agricultural Entomology, 1939—, Catholic University of Chile.

Publications:  Articles in Revista Agronómica, Revista La Tierra, Boletín de la Sociedad de Agricultura del Norte, Proceedings of the VI Scientific congress of the Pacific, Boletín del Departamento de Sanidad Vegetal, Revista Chilena de Historia Natural.


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