Sanchez-Roa C, Vidal O, Jimenez-Millan J, Nieto F, Faulkner DR (2018) Implications of sepiolite dehydration for earthquake nucleation in the Galera Fault Zone: A thermodynamic approach. Applied Geochemistry 89:219-228 doi: 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2017.11.013


Salado Paz N, Petrinovic I, Do Campo M, Brod JA, Nieto F, da Silva Souza V, Wemmer K, Payrola P, Ventura R (2018) Mineralogy, structural control and age of the Incachule Sb epithermal veins, the Cerro Aguas Calientes collapse caldera, Central Puna. Journal of South American Earth Sciences 82:239-260 doi: 10.1016/j.jsames.2017.07.002


Elert K, Miguel Azanon J, Nieto F (2018) Smectite formation upon lime stabilization of expansive marls. Applied Clay Science 158:29-36 doi: 10.1016/j.clay.2018.03.014


Sanchez-Roa C, Faulkner DR, Boulton C, Jimenez-Millan J, Nieto F (2017) How phyllosilicate mineral structure affects fault strength in Mg-rich fault systems. Geophysical Research Letters 44(11):5457-5467 doi: 10.1002/2017gl073055


Elert K, Nieto F, Azanon JM (2017) Effects of lime treatments on marls. Applied Clay Science 135:611-619 doi: 10.1016/j.clay.2016.10.047


Do Campo M, Nieto F, Albanesi GL, Ortega G, Monaldi CR (2017) Outlining the thermal posdepositional evolution of the Ordovician successions of northwestern Argentina by clay mineral analysis, chlorite geothermometry and Kubler index. Andean Geology 44(2):179-212 doi: 10.5027/andgeoV44n2-a04


Balassone G, Nieto F, Arfe G, Boni M, Mondillo N (2017) Zn-clay minerals in the Skorpion Zn nonsulfide deposit (Namibia): Identification and genetic clues revealed by HRTEM and AEM study. Applied Clay Science 150:309-322 doi: 10.1016/j.clay.2017.09.034


Villanova-de-Benavent C, Nieto F, Viti C, Proenza JA, Gali S, Roque-Rosell J (2016) Ni-phyllosilicates (garnierites) from the Falcondo Ni-laterite deposit (Dominican Republic): Mineralogy, nanotextures, and formation mechanisms by HRTEM and AEM. American Mineralogist 101(5-6):1460-1473 doi: 10.2138/am-2016-5518


Escamilla-Roa E, Nieto F, Sainz-Diaz CI (2016) Stability of the Hydronium Cation in the Structure of Illite. Clays and Clay Minerals 64(4):413-424 doi: 10.1346/Ccmn.2016.0640406


Do Campo M, Bauluz B, Nieto F, Del Papa C, Hongn F (2016) SEM and TEM evidence of mixed-layer illite-smectite formed by dissolution-crystallization processes in continental Paleogene sequences in northwestern Argentina. Clay Minerals 51(5):723-740 doi: 10.1180/claymin.2016.051.5.03


Vazquez M, Bauluz B, Nieto F, Morata D (2016) Illitization sequence controlled by temperature in volcanic geothermal systems: The Tinguiririca geothermal field, Andean Cordillera, Central Chile. Applied Clay Science 134:221-234 doi: 10.1016/j.clay.2016.04.011


Sanchez-Roa C, Jimenez-Millan J, Abad I, Faulkner DR, Nieto F, Garcia-Tortosa FJ (2016) Fibrous clay mineral authigenesis induced by fluid-rock interaction in the Galera fault zone (Betic Cordillera, SE Spain) and its influence on fault gouge frictional properties. Applied Clay Science 134:275-288 doi: 10.1016/j.clay.2016.06.023


Chinchilla D, Arroyo X, Merinero R, Pina R, Nieto F, Ortega L, Lunar R (2016) Chlorite geothermometry applied to massive and oscillatory-zoned radiated Mn-rich chlorites in the Patricia Zn-Pb-Ag epithermal deposit (NE, Chile). Applied Clay Science 134:210-220 doi: 10.1016/j.clay.2016.10.013


Nieto F, Arroyo X, Arostegui J (2016) XRD-TEM-AEM comparative study of n-alkylammonium smectites and interstratified minerals in shallow-diagenetic carbonate sediments of the Basque-Cantabrian Basin. American Mineralogist 101:385-398 doi: 10.2138/am-2016-5301


Mondillo N, Nieto F, Balassone G (2015) Micro and nano-characterization of Zn-clays in nonsulfide supergene ores of southern Peru. American Mineralogist 100: 2484–2496 doi: 10.2138/am-2015-5273


Vazquez M, Nieto F, Morata D, Droguett B, Carrillo-Rosua FJ, Morales S (2014) Evolution of clay mineral assemblages in the Tinguiririca geothermal field, Andean Cordillera of central Chile: an XRD and HRTEM-AEM study. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 282: 43-59 doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2014.05.022J.


Abad I, Nieto F, Velilla N, Suárez-Ruiz I (2014) Metamorphic evidences from the Monchique Pluton (South Portugal): contact metamorphism vs regional metamorphism under very low-grade conditions. Revista de la Sociedad Geológica de EspaĖa 27(1):337-350


Do Campo M, Nieto F, del Papa C, Hongn F (2014) Syn- and post-sedimentary controls on clay mineral assemblages in a tectonically active basin, Andean Argentinean foreland. Journal of South American Earth Sciences 52:43-56 doi:


Maza SN, Collo G, Astini RA, Nieto F, Nieto JM (2014) Holocene ochreous lacustrine sediments within the Famatina Belt, NW Argentina: A natural case for fossil damming of an acid drainage system. Journal of South American Earth Sciences 52:149-165 doi: 10.1016/j.jsames.2014.02.010


Martos-Villa R, Guggenheim S, Mata MP, Sainz-Díaz CI, Nieto F (2014) Interaction of methane hydrate complexes with smectites: Experimental results compared to molecular models. American Mineralogist 99: in press


Nieto F, Livi KJT (2013) Minerals at the Nanoscale. Eur. Mineral. Union and Mineral. Soc. of Great Britain and Ireland, London


Pastor-Galan D, Gutierrez-Alonso G, Fernandez-Suarez J, Murphy JB, Nieto F (2013) Tectonic evolution of NW Iberia during the Paleozoic inferred from the geochemical record of detrital rocks in the Cantabrian Zone. Lithos 182: 211-228 doi:10.1016/j.lithos.2013.09.007


Do Campo M, Collo G, Nieto F (2013): Geothermobarometry of very low-grade metamorphic pelites of the Vendian–Early Cambrian Puncoviscana Formation (Cordillera Oriental, NW Argentina). European Journal of Mineralogy 25: 429-451 doi: 10.1127/0935-1221/2013/0025-2284


UreĖa C, AzaĖón JM, Corpas F, Nieto F, León C, Pérez L (2013) Magnesium hydroxide, seawater and olive mill wastewater to reduce swelling potential and plasticity of bentonite soil. Construction and Building Materials 45: 289-297


Sánchez-Navas A, Martín-Algarra A, Sánchez-Román M, Jiménez-López C, Nieto F, Ruiz-Bustos A (2013) Crystal Growth of Inorganic and Biomediated Carbonates and Phosphates. In: S. Ferreira (ed) Advanced Topics on Crystal Growth. 40,1-16. InTech, DOI: 10.5772/52062


Iacoviello F, Giorgetti G, Nieto F, Memmi IT (2012) Evolution with depth from detrital to authigenic smectites in sediments from AND-2A drill core (McMurdo Sound, Antarctica). Clay Minerals 47(4):481-498 doi:10.1180/claymin.2012.047.4.07


Ferreiro-Mahlmann R, Nieto F, Bozkaya O, Potel S, Turkmenoglu AG (2012) Preface: clay mineral diagenesis and very low-grade metamorphic processes. Proceedings of the 2011 Frey-Kubler symposium. Swiss Journal of Geosciences 105(2):117-120 doi:10.1007/s00015-012-0114-4


Ferreiro-Mahlmann R, Bozkaya O, Potel S, Le Bayon R, Segvic B, Nieto F (2012) The pioneer work of Bernard Kubler and Martin Frey in very low-grade metamorphic terranes: paleo-geothermal potential of variation in Kubler-Index/organic matter reflectance correlations. A review. Swiss Journal of Geosciences 105(2):121-152 doi:10.1007/s00015-012-0115-3


Arkai P, Abad I, Nieto F, Nemeth T, Horvath P, Kis VK, Judik K, Jimenez-Millan J (2012) Retrograde alterations of phyllosilicates in low-grade metapelite: a case study from the Szendro Paleozoic, NE-Hungary. Swiss Journal of Geosciences 105(2):263-282 doi:10.1007/s00015-012-0097-1


Abad I, Nieto F, Gutierrez-Alonso G, Murphy JB, Braid JA, Rodriguez-Navarro AB (2012) Fluid-driven low-grade metamorphism in polydeformed rocks of Avalonia (Arisaig Group, Nova Scotia, Canada). Swiss Journal of Geosciences 105(2):283-297 doi:10.1007/s00015-012-0096-2


Collo G, Do Campo M, Nieto F (2011) Low-grade metamorphism of Cambro-Ordovician successions in the Famatina belt, Southern-Central Andes: Burial-inversion history linked to the evolution of the proto-Andean Gondwana margin. Andean Geology 38(2):284-318


Cuadros J, Dekov VM, Arroyo X, Nieto F (2011) Smectite Formation in Submarine Hydrothermal Sediments: Samples from the HMS Challenger Expedition (1872-1876). Clays and Clay Minerals 59(2):147-164 doi:10.1346/ccmn.2011.0590204


Suarez S, Nieto F, Velasco F, Martin FJ (2011) Serpentine and chlorite as effective Ni-Cu sinks during weathering of the Aguablanca sulphide deposit (SW Spain). TEM evidence for metal-retention mechanisms in sheet silicates. European Journal of Mineralogy 23(2):179-196 doi:10.1127/0935-1221/2011/0023-2084


Nieto, F, Arroyo, X_ (2010) Identification and characterization with microscopic methods. In: S. Fiore, J. Cuadros and F.J. Huertas (eds) _Interstratified Clay Minerals. Origin and Geochemical Significance. AIPEA Eduactional Series, v 1. 73-88


AzaĖon JM, Azor A, Yesares J, Tsige M, Mateos RM, Nieto F, Delgado J, Lopez-Chicano M, Martin W, Rodriguez-Fernandez J (2010) Regional-scale high-plasticity clay-bearing formation as controlling factor on landslides in Southeast Spain. Geomorphology 120(1-2):26-37 doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2009.09.012


Do Campo M, del Papa C, Nieto F, Hongn F, Petrinovic I (2010) Integrated analysis for constraining palaeoclimatic and volcanic influences on clay-mineral assemblages in orogenic basins (Palaeogene Andean foreland, Northwestern Argentina). Sedimentary Geology 228(3-4):98-112 doi:10.1016/j.sedgeo.2010.04.002


Nieto, F; Jiménez Millán, J; Gambogi Parreira, G; Chiarini García, H; Correa, R , Melo, N_ (2010) Electron Microscopy: SEM/TEM. In: R. Splinter (ed) _Physics in Medicine and Biology, CRC Press, 40,1-40,16

Nieto F, Mellini M, Abad I (2010) The role of H3O+ in the crystal structure of illite. Clays and Clay Minerals 58(2):238-246 doi:10.1346/ccmn.2010.0580208


Nieto F, Mellini M, Abad I (2010) Reply to the comment by Vidal, Dubacq, and Lanari on "The role of H3O+ in the crystal structure of illite". Clays and Clay Minerals 58(5):721-723 doi:10.1346/ccmn.2010.0580511


Abad I, Murphy JB, Nieto F, Gutierrez-Alonso G (2010) Diagenesis to metamorphism transition in an episutural basin: the late Paleozoic St. Mary's Basin, Nova Scotia, Canada. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 47(2):121-135 doi:10.1139/e09-079