Cuadros J, Nieto F, Wing-Dudek T (2009) Crystal-chemical changes of mixed-layer kaolinite-smectite with progressive kaolinization, as investigated by TEM-AEM and HRTEM. Clays and Clay Minerals 57(6):742-750 doi:10.1346/ccmn.2009.0570607


Mugnaioli E, Capitani G, Nieto F, Mellini M (2009) Accurate and precise lattice parameters by selected-area electron diffraction in the transmission electron microscope. American Mineralogist 94(5-6):793-800 doi:10.2138/am.2009.2994

Nieto F, Abad I, Aza–on JM (2008) Smectite quantification in sediments and soils by thermogravimetric analyses. Applied Clay Science 38(3-4):288-296 doi:10.1016/j.clay.2007.04.001


Nieto F (2008) TEM in Geology. Basics and applications. In: I. Subias and B. Bauluz  (eds) Instrumental techniques applied to Mineralogy and Geochemistry, v 5. Sociedad Espa–ola de Mineralog’a. 21-42

Nieto F (2008) Los minerales a la luz del TEM. Algo m‡s que alta resoluci—n. Macla 8:17-21

Nieto, F , JimŽnez Mill‡n J
 (2007) Diagenesis and low-temperature metamorphism. Theory, methods and regional aspects. Seminarios de la Sociedad Espa–ola de Mineralog’a, vol. 3

Nieto F , Abad I
 (2007) Clay-slate evolution. Onset of metamorphism. Euroclay 2007, Invited Lectures. 34-41

Arostegui J, Sanguesa FJ, Nieto F, Uriarte JA (2006) Thermal models and clay diagenesis in the Tertiary-Cretaceous sediments of the Alava block (Basque-Cantabrian basin, Spain). Clay Minerals 41(4):791-809 doi:10.1180/0009855064140219


Abad I, Nieto F, Gutierrez-Alonso G, Do Campo M, Lopez-Munguira A, Velilla N (2006) Illitic substitution in micas of very low-grade metamorphic clastic rocks. European Journal of Mineralogy 18(1):59-69 doi:10.1127/0935-1221/2006/0018-0059


Gutierrez-Alonso G, Fernandez-Suarez J, Collins AS, Abad I, Nieto F (2005) Amazonian mesoproterozoic basement in the core of the Ibero-Armorican Arc: Ar-40/Ar-39 detrital mica ages complement the zircon's tale. Geology 33(8):637-640 doi:10.1130/g21485


Nieto F, Mata MP, Bauluz B, Giorgetti G, Arkai P, Peacor DR (2005) Retrograde diagenesis, a widespread process on a regional scale. Clay Minerals 40(1):93-104 doi:10.1180/0009855054010158


Abad I, Gutierrez-Alonso G, Nieto F, Gertner I, Becker A, Cabero A (2003) The structure and the phyllosilicates (chemistry, crystallinity and texture) of Talas Ala-Tau (Tien Shan, Kyrgyz Republic): comparison with more recent subduction complexes. Tectonophysics 365(1-4):103-127 doi:10.1016/s0040-1951(03)00018-0


Abad I, Nieto F, Peacor DR, Velilla N (2003) Prograde and retrograde diagenetic and metamorphic evolution in metapelitic rocks of Sierra Espu–a (Spain). Clay Minerals 38(1):1-23 doi:10.1180/0009855033810074


Nieto F , Abad I
 (2003) X-ray diffraction parameters in very low-grade metamorphism seen in the "light" of TEM
. In: J.L. PŽrez Rodr’guez (ed)
Applied Study of Cultural Heritage and Clays. 363-376

Abad, MM, Nieto, F
 (2003) Quantitative EDX analysis in TEM. Practical development, limitations and standards. In: A. Mendez-Vilas (ed)
Science, Technology and Eduaction of Microscopy: an Overview. 687-694

Lopez-Munguira A, Nieto F, Morata D (2002) Chlorite composition and geothermometry: a comparative HRTEM/AEM-EMPA-XRD study of Cambrian basic lavas from the Ossa Morena Zone, SW Spain. Clay Minerals 37(2):267-281 doi:10.1180/0009855023720033


Nieto F (2002) Characterization of coexisting NH4- and K-micas in very low-grade metapelites. American Mineralogist 87(2-3):205-216


Abad I, Mata MP, Nieto F, Velilla N (2001) The phyllosilicates in diagenetic-metamorphic rocks of the South Portuguese Zone, southwestern Portugal. Canadian Mineralogist 39:1571-1589 doi:10.2113/gscanmin.39.6.1571


Nieto F
 (2001) F’sica mineral de los filosilicatos en el metamorfismo incipiente
. In: J. Jimenez Mill‡n (ed)
Nuevas tendencias en el estudio de las arcillas. 3-13

Warr LN, Nieto F (1998) Crystallite thickness and defect density of phyllosilicates in low-temperature metamorphic pelites: A TEM and XRD study of clay-mineral crystallinity-index standards. Canadian Mineralogist 36:1453-1474


Sanchez-Navas A, Martin-Algarra A, Nieto F (1998) Bacterially-mediated authigenesis of clays in phosphate stromatolites. Sedimentology 45(3):519-533


Giorgetti G, Memmi I, Nieto F (1997) Microstructures of intergrown phyllosilicate grains from Verrucano metasediments (northern Apennines, Italy). Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 128(2-3):127-138 doi:10.1007/s004100050299


Nieto F (1997) Chemical composition of metapelitic chlorites: X-ray diffraction and optical property approach. European Journal of Mineralogy 9(4):829-841


Nieto F, Ortega Huertas M, Peacor DR, Arostegui J (1996) Evolution of illite/smectite from early diagenesis through incipient metamorphism in sediments of the Basque-Cantabrian basin. Clays and Clay Minerals 44(3):304-323 doi:10.1346/ccmn.1996.0440302


Gutierrez Alonso G, Nieto F (1996) White-mica 'crystallinity', finite strain and cleavage development across a large Variscan structure, NW Spain. Journal of the Geological Society 153:287-299 doi:10.1144/gsjgs.153.2.0287


Nieto F, Sanchez Navas A (1994) A comparative XRD and TEM study of the physical meaning of the white mica crystallinity index. European Journal of Mineralogy 6(5):611-621


Nieto F, Velilla N, Peacor DR, Ortega Huertas M (1994) Regional retrograde alteration of sub-greenschist facies chlorite to smectite. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 115(3):243-252 doi:10.1007/bf00310765


Mellini M, Nieto F, Alvarez F, Gomez Pugnaire MT (1991) Mica-chlorite intermixing and altered chlorite from the Nevado-Filabride micaschists, southern Spain. European Journal of Mineralogy 3(1):27-38