Apellidos, Nombre:  Martin Gorriz, Bernardo.

Categoría:  Profesor Titular de Universidad

Área: Ingeniería Agroforestal

Departamento: Ingeniería de Alimentos y Equipamiento Agrícola, ETSIA

Breve descripción investigación
  • Energy water and GHG emissions in agriculture.
  • Agricultural mechanization and tractor safety.
  • Sensors for agricultural systems.


Sexenios concedidos: 3. Último sexenio: 2015.


Maestre-Valero J.F., Martin-Gorriz B., Soto-García M., Martinez-Mate M.A., Martínez Álvarez V. 2018. Producing lettuce in soil-based or in soilless outdoor systems. Which is more economically profitable?. Agricultural Water management, 206 :48–55.

Martínez-Alvarez V., González-Ortega M.J., Martin-Gorriz B., Soto-García M., Maestre-Valero J.F. 2018. Seawater desalination for crop irrigation – current status and perspectives, 14: 461–492. doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-815818-0.00014-X In: Emerging Technologies for Sustainable Desalination Handbook. ISBN: 978-0-12-815818-0. Eds. Gnaneswar Gude - Science & Nature, Elsevier Science

Brotons-Martínez J.M., Martin-Gorriz B., Torregrosa A., Porras I. 2018. Economic evaluation of the mechanical harvesting of lemons. Outlook Agriculture, 47: 44-50. doi:10.1177/0030727018762657

González-Real M.M., Martin-Gorriz B., Egea G., Nortes P.A., Baille A. 2018. Characterization and modelling of soil CO2 efflux in old and young irrigated citrus orchards CATENA, 162 :376-385. doi:10.1016/j.catena.2017.10.025

Maestre-Valero J.F., Martin-Gorriz B., Martinez-Mate M.A., Nicolas E., Martínez Álvarez V. 2018. Deficit irrigation with reclaimed water in a citrus orchard. Energy and greenhouse-gas emissions analysis. Agricultural Systems, 159: 93-102; doi:10.1016/j.agsy.2017.10.017

Martinez-Mate M.A., Martin-Gorriz B., Martínez Álvarez V., Soto-García M., Maestre-Valero J.F. 2018. Hydroponic system and desalinated seawater as an alternative farm-productive proposal in water scarcity areas: energy and greenhouse-gas emissions analysis of lettuce in southeast Spain. Journal of Cleaner Production, 172: 1298-1310; doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.10.275

Ojados Gonzalez D., Martin-Gorriz B., Ibarra Berrocal I., Macian Morales A., Adolfo Salcedo G., Miguel Hernandez B. 2017. Development and assessment of a tractor driving simulator with immersive virtual reality for training to avoid occupational hazards. Computer Electronics in Agriculture 143: 111–118; doi:10.1016/j.compag.2017.10.008

Martínez-Alvarez V., González-Ortega M.J., Martin-Gorriz B., Soto-García M., Maestre-Valero J.F. 2017. The use of desalinated seawater for crop irrigation in the Segura River Basin (south-eastern Spain). Desalination 422: 153–164; doi:10.1016/j.desal.2017.08.022

Martínez Pérez J.A., García Galiano S.G., Martin-Gorriz B., Baille A. 2017. Satellite-based method for estimating the spatial distribution of crop evapotranspiration: sensitivity to the Priestley-Taylor coefficient. Remote Sensing 9(6), 611; doi:10.3390/rs9060611

González-Real M.M., Egea G., Martin-Gorriz B., Nortes P.A., Baille A. 2017. Spatial variability of soil CO2 efflux in drip-irrigated old and young citrus orchards and its dependence on biotic and abiotic factors. Geoderma 294: 29-37. doi:10.1016/j.geoderma.2017.01.036.

Alcon F., García-Bastida P.A., Soto-García M., Martínez-Alvarez V., Martin-Gorriz B., Baille A. 2017. Explaining the performance of irrigation communities in a water scarce region. Irrigation Science (in press). http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00271-016-0531-7

Maestre-Valero J.F., Martin-Gorriz B., Alarcon J., Nicolas E., Martínez Álvarez V. 2016. Economic feasibility of implementing regulated deficit irrigation with reclaimed water in a grapefruit orchard. Agricultural Water Management 178: 119-125. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.agwat.2016.09.019

Ojados Gonzalez D., Martin-Gorriz B., Ibarra Berrocal I., Miguel Hernandez B., Caro Garcia F., Morales Sanchez P. 2016. Development of an automatically deployable roll over protective structure for agricultural tractors: Prototype and first tests. Computer Electronics in Agriculture 124: 46-54. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compag.2016.03.027

Martínez-Alvarez V., Martin-Gorriz B., Soto-García M. 2016. Seawater desalination for crop irrigation – A review of current experiences and revealed key issues. Desalination 381: 57-80. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.desal2015.11.032

Hunink J.E., Contreras S., Soto-Garcia M., Martin-Gorriz B., Martínez-Alvarez V., Baille A. 2015. Estimating groundwater use patterns of perennial and seasonal crops in a Mediterranean irrigation scheme, using remote sensing. Agricultural Water Management 162: 47-56. http://dx.doi.org//10.1016/j.agwat.2015.08.003

Maestre-Valero J.F., Martin-Gorriz B., Martínez Álvarez V. 2015. Dew condensation on different natural and artificial passive surfaces in a semiarid climate. Journal of Arid Environments 116: 63-70. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaridenv.2015.02.002

Martin-Gorriz B., Porras Castillo I., Torregrosa A. 2014. Effect of mechanical pruning on the yield and quality of 'Fortune' mandarins. Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research 12(4): 952-959. http://dx.doi.org/10.5424/sjar/2014124-5795.

Martin-Gorriz B., Soto-García M., Martínez-Alvarez V. 2014. Energy and greenhouse-gas emissions in irrigated agriculture of SE Spain. Effects of alternative water supply scenarios. Energy 77: 478-488. http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1016/j.energy.2014.09.031

Egea G., González-Real M.M., Martín-Górriz B., Baille A. 2014. Leaf-to-branch scaling of C-gain in almond trees under different soil moisture regimes. Tree physiology 34: 619-629. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/treephys/TPU045

Martínez-Alvarez V., García-Bastida P.A., Martin-Gorriz B., Soto-García M. 2014. Adaptive strategies of on-farm water management under water supply constraints in south-eastern Spain. Agricultural Water Management, 136, 59–67. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.agwat.2014.01.010

Soto-García M., Del-Amor-Saavedra P., Martin-Gorriz B., Martínez-Alvarez V. 2013. The role of information and communication technologies in the modernisation of water user associations' management. Computer Electronics in Agriculture, 98, 121-130. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compag.2013.08.005

Soto-García M., Martin-Gorriz B., García-Bastida P.A., Alcón F., Martínez-Alvarez V. 2013. Energy consumption for crop irrigation in a semiarid climate (south-eastern Spain). Energy 55, 1084-1093. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2013.03.034

Soto-García M., Martínez-Alvarez V., García-Bastida P.A., Alcón F., Martin-Gorriz B. 2013. Effect of water scarcity and modernisation on the performance of irrigation districts in south-eastern Spain. Agricultural Water Management 124, 11-19. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.agwat.2013.03.019

Martin-Gorriz B., Torregrosa A., García Brunton J. 2012. Post-bloom mechanical thinning for can peaches using a hand-held electrical device. Scientia Horticulturae, 144, 179-186. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scienta.2012.07.003

Gallego-Elvira B., Baille A., Martin-Gorriz B., Maestre-Valero J.F., Martínez-Álvarez V. 2012Evaluation of evaporation estimation methods for a covered reservoir in a semi-arid climate (south-eastern Spain). Journal of Hydrology, 458, 59-67. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.06.035 

Maestre-Valero J.F., Martínez Álvarez V., Baille A., Martin-Gorriz B., Gallego-Elvira B., 2011. Comparative analysis of two polyethylene foil materials for dew harvesting in a semi-arid climate. Journal of Hydrology, 410, 84-91. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2011.09.012 

Otras Publicaciones

Gallego-Elvira B., Martínez Alvarez V., Pittaway P.T., Brink G., Martin-Gorriz B. 2013. Impact of micrometeorological conditions on the efficiency of artificial monolayers in reducing evaporation. Water Resources Management. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11269-013-0286-3

Gallego-Elvira B., Baille A., Martin-Gorriz B., Maestre-Valero J.F., Martínez Álvarez V. 2011. Energy balance and evaporation loss of an irrigation reservoir equipped with a suspended cover in a semiarid climate (south-eastern Spain). Hydrological Processes, 25, 1694-1703. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hyp.7929 

Martin-Gorriz B., Torregrosa A., García Brunton J. 2011. Feasibility of peach bloom thinning with hand-held mechanical devices. Scientia Horticulturae, 129 (1), 91-97. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scienta.2011.03.012 

Martínez Álvarez V., Maestre Valero J.F., Martin-Gorriz B., Gallego Elvira B., 2010. Experimental assessment of shade-cloth covers on agricultural reservoirs for irrigation in south-eastern Spain. Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research, 8, special issue (S2), 122-133. 

Martín B., Torregrosa A., García Brunton J. 2010. Post-bloom thinning of peaches for canning with hand-held mechanical devices. Scientia Horticulturae, 125(4), 658-665. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scienta.2010.05.025


Sostenibilidad agro-fisiológica, ambiental y económica del riego con agua marina desalinizada en cítricos y sistemas hidropónicos semicerrados (REDISOST). Ref: AGL2017-85857-C2-2-R.

DEsalinated SEAwater for alternative and sustainable soilless CROP production (DESEACROP). Ref: LIFE16 ENV/ES/000341

Crop diversification and low-input farming across Europe: from practitioners engagement and ecosystems services to increased revenues and chain organisation (Diverfarming). Ref: H2020-RUR-2016/728003.

Implementation of Efficient Irrigation Management for a Sustainable Agriculture (IRRIMAN). Ref: LIFE13 ENV/ES/000539. Comisión Europea (Programa LIFE+).

Aplicación de nuevas tecnologías para una estrategia integral de la recolección mecanizada de cítricos (CITRUSREC). Ref. RTA2014-00025-C05-02.

Análisis económico, energético y de emisiones de GEI de la conectividad de la infraestructura hidráulica para los mercados del agua en la cuenca del Segura. Ref. 19280/PI/14.

Evaluación de variabilidad hidroclimática desde combinaciones climáticas regionales (HYDROCLIM). Ref. CGL2012-39895-C02-01/BTE

Sustainable use of IRRigation water in the MEDiterranean region (SIRRIMED) (Ref. 245159 CP-FP-SICA).

Proyecto CDTI-IDI-20110899 Prototipo para aplicación de técnicas de agricultura ecológica en el control de malas hierbas. Ref. 3523/12IAEA-P.

Remote-sensing based DSS sustainable drought adapted irrigation management (REDSIM). Ref. 07.0316/2010/581763/SD1


Inventario, caracterización y estado de conservación de los caminos rurales en el T.M. de Cartagena

Proyecto de agricultura murciana como sumidero de CO2 (Decreto nº 177/2010 de 2 de julio).

Optimización de los parámetros que afectan al desprendimiento y recogida de frutos cítricos mediante procedimientos mecánicos (Ref. RTA2009-00118-C02-02).



Doctorando: Mariano Soto García
Universidad: Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena
Facultad / Escuela: Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Agronómica.
Directores: Bernardo Martín Górriz y Victoriano Martinez Alvarez.
Fecha: Julio 2013.
Calificación: Sobresaliente Cum Laude.


Título: Influencia de la poda mecánica en la producción y calibre de los frutos de limoneros 'Fino 95'.
Alumno: Carlos Martinez Barba.
Director: Bernardo Martín Górriz.
Calificación: Sobresaliente, Julio 2017.

Título: Evaluación de la huella de carbono y huella hídrica del cultivo de lechuga en el Campo de Cartagena

Alumno: David Sanes Linares
Director: Victoriano Martínez Álvarez y Bernardo Martín Górriz.
Calificación: Notable (8,5), Septiembre 2015.

Título: Análisis de la evolución de indicadores de benchmarking en la zona regable del Campo de Cartagena durante el periodo 2002-2011.
Alumno: Eduardo Nicolás Alemán.
Directores: Victoriano Martínez Álvarez y Bernardo Martín Górriz.
Calificación: Sobresaliente (9), Septiembre 2013.

Título: Efecto de las restricciones de suministro de agua en la gestión de explotaciones agrícolas del Campo de Cartagena.
Alumno: Pedro Antonio García Bastida.
Directores: Victoriano Martínez Álvarez y Bernardo Martín Górriz.
Calificación: Sobresaliente (9.5), Julio 2013.


Monitorización de sistemas biológicos en invernaderos.


Nº de publicaciones: 40.Índice H: 14.


Martin Gorriz, Bernardo
Despacho: Despacho: 2-1. Dpto. de Ingeniería de Alimentos y del Equipamiento Agrícola; Área de Ingeniería Agroforestal; ETSIA; Alfonso XIII, 48, Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena; 30203 Cartagena, Spain
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Última modificación: 8 de mayo del 2018.

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