Full publications list (Matteo Alvaro)

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1.     Fioretti A.M., Domeneghetti M.C., Molin G., Cámara F., Alvaro M., Agostini L. (2007) – Reclassification and thermal history of Trenzano chondrite. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 42,10.

2.     Alvaro M., Nestola F., Ballaran T.B., Camara F., Domeneghetti M.C., and Tazzoli V. (2010) High-pressure phase transition of a natural pigeonite. American Mineralogist, 95(2-3), 300-311.

3.     Redhammer G.J., Cámara F., Alvaro M., Nestola F., Tippelt G., Prinz S., Simons J., Roth G. and Amthauer G. (2010) Thermal expansion and high-temperature P21/c–C2/c phase transition in clinopyroxene-type LiFeGe2O6 and comparison to NaFe(Si,Ge)2O6. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 37(10), 685-704.

4. Alvaro M., Nestola F., Cámara F., Domeneghetti M.C., And Tazzoli V. (2011) High-pressure displacive phase transition of a natural Mg-rich pigeonite. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 38(5), 379-385.

5. Alvaro M., Cámara F., Domeneghetti M.C., Nestola F., And Tazzoli V. (2011) HT P21/c to C2/c phase transition and kinetics of Fe2+-Mg order-disorder of an Fe-poor pigeonite: implications for cooling history of ureilites. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 163(3), 599-613.

6. Gatta G.D., Angel R.J., Zhao J., Alvaro M., Rotiroti N., Carpenter M.A. (2011) Phase-stability, elastic behavior and pressure-induced structural evolution of kalsilite: a ceramic material and high-T/high-P mineral. American Mineralogist, 96(8-9), 1363-1372.

7. Gatta G.D., Alvaro M., Bromiley G. (2012) A low temperature X-ray single-crystal diffraction and polarised infra-red study of epidote. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 39(1), 1-15.

8. Periotto B., Nestola F., Balic-Zunic T., Pasqual D., Alvaro M., Ohashi H. (2012) High-pressure systematic of NaMe3+Si2O6 silicates. Solid State Communication, 152(2), 132-137.

9. Alvaro M., Angel R.J., Cámara F. (2012) High-pressure behaviour of zoisite. American Mineralogist, 97, 1165-1176.

10. Periotto B., Angel R., Nestola F., Balić-Žunić T., Fontana C., Pasqual D., Alvaro M., Redhammer G. (2013). High-pressure X-ray study of LiCrSi2O6 clinopyroxene and the general compressibility trends for Li-clinopyroxenes. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 40, 378-399.

11.  Dobson D. P., Miyajima N., Nestola F., Alvaro M., Casati N., Liebske C., Wood I.G. and Walker A.M.(2013) Inherited textures during the perovskite to post-perovskite transition and seismic anisotropy in D”. Nature Geosciences, 6, 575-578.

12.  Domeneghetti M.C., Fioretti A.M., Cámara F., McCammon C., Alvaro M. (2013) Thermal history of nakhlites: a comparison between MIL-03346 and its terrestrial analogue theo’s flow. Geochimica and Cosmochimica acta, 121, 571-581.

13.  Guastoni A., Nestola F., Gentile P., Zorzi F., Alvaro M., Lanza A., Peruzzo L, Schiazza M., and Casati N. (2013) Deveroite-(Ce) : a new REE-oxalate from Mount Cervandone, Devero Valley, Western-Central Alps, Italy. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(7), 3019-3026 ( IMA 2013-003. CNMNC Newsletter No. X, Month 2013, page X).

14.  R. Arletti, G. Vezzalini, S. Quartieri, F. Cámara, M. Alvaro (2013) A new framework topology in the dehydrated form of zeolite levyne. American Mineralogist, 98, 2063-2074

15.  Ferrari S., Nestola F., Massironi M., Maturilli A., Helbert J., Alvaro M., Domeneghetti M.C., Zorzi F. (2014) In-situ high-temperature emissivity spectra and thermal expansion of C2/c pyroxenes. American Mineralogist, 99(4), 786-792 (DOI: 10.2138/am.2014.4698.)

16.  Gatta G.D., Comboni D., Alvaro M., Lotti P., Cámara F., Domeneghetti M.C. (2014) Thermoelastic behavior and dehydration process of cancrinite. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 41(5), 373-386 (DOI: 10.1007/s00269-014-0656-2).

17.  Alvaro M., Nestola F., Ross N.L., Domeneghetti M.C. and Reznitsky L. (2014) High pressure behavior of thiospinel CuCr2S4. American Mineralogist 99(5), 908-913 (DOI: 10.2138/am.2014.4689).

18.  Angel R.J., Gonzalez-Platas J., Alvaro M. (2014) EosFit-7 and a Fortran module (library) for equation of state calculations. Zeitschrift fuer Kristallographie, 229(5), 405-419 (DOI: 10.1515/zkri-2013-1711)

19.  Angel R.J., Mazzucchelli M.L., Alvaro M., Nimis P., and Nestola F. (2014) Geobarometry from host-inclusion systems: the role of elastic relaxation. American Mineralogist, 99 (10), 2146-2149 (DOI: 10.2138/am-2014-5047).

20.  Dobson D., Lindsay-Scott A., Wood I.G., Nestola F., Alvaro M., Casati N., Liebske C., Knight K.S. (2014) Time-of-flight neutron powder diffraction with milligram samples: the crystal structures of NaCoF3 and NaNiF3 post-perovskites. Journal of Applied Crystallography (47) 1-9 (doi:10.1107/S1600576714021803).

21.  Pandolfo F., Cámara F., Domeneghetti M.C., Alvaro M., Nestola F., Karato S., Amulele G.(2015) Volume thermal expansion along the jadeite–diopside join. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 42 (1), 1-14 (DOI: 10.1007/s00269-014-0694-9)

22.  Angel R.J., Alvaro M., Nestola F., Mazzucchelli M.L. (2015) Diamond thermoelastic properties and implications for determining the pressure of formation of diamond inclusion systems. Russian Geology and Geophysics, 56, 225-234.

23.  Alvaro M., Domeneghetti M.C., Marinangeli, L. (2015) A new calibration to determine the closure temperatures of Fe-Mg ordering in augite from nakhlites. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 50: 3, 499-507.

24.  Malaspina N., Alvaro M., Campione M., Wilhelm W., Nestola F. (2015) Dynamics of mineral crystallization from precipitated slab-derived fluid phase: first in-situ synchrotron x-ray measurements. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 169: 26, 1-12.

25.  Scandolo L., Mazzucchelli M.L., Alvaro M., Domeneghetti M.C., Nestola F. (2015) Thermal expansion behavior of orthopyroxenes: the role of the Fe-Mn substitution. Mineralogical Magazine, 79(1), 71-87.

26.  Milani S., Nestola F., Alvaro M., Mazzucchelli M.L., Domeneghetti M.C., Geiger C.A. (2015) Diamond-garnet geobarometry: The role of garnet compressibility and expansivity. Lithos, 227, 140-147.

27.  Angel R.J., Nimis P., Mazzucchelli M.L., Alvaro M., and Nestola F. (2015) How large are departures from lithostatic pressure? Constraints from host-inclusion elasticity. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 33 (8), 801-813 (doi: 10.1111/jmg.12138).

28.  Periotto B., Anzolini C., Andreozzi G., Woodland A., Lenaz D., Alvaro M., Princivalle F. (2015) Equation of state of hercynite spinel, FeAl2O4, and high-pressure systematics of Mg-Fe-Cr-Al spinels. Mineralogical Magazine, 72(2), 285-294.

29.  M. Alvaro, R.J. Angel, C. Marciano, S. Milani, G. Zaffiro, L. Scandolo, M.L. Mazzucchelli, G. Rustioni, M.C. Domeneghetti, F. Nestola (2015) A new micro-furnace for “in situ” high-temperature single crystal X-ray diffraction measurements. Journal of Applied Crystallography, 48 (4), 1192-1200.

30.  Angel R.J., Milani S., Alvaro M., Nimis P., Nestola F. (2015) OrientXplot: A software for processing host inclusion orientation data. Journal of Applied Crystallography, 48 (4), 1330-1334.

31.  Nestola, F., Burnham, A.D., Peruzzo, L., Tauro, L., Alvaro, M., Walter, M.J., Gunter, M., Kohn, S.C. (2016): Tetragonal Almandine-Pyrope Phase, TAPP: finally a name for it, the new mineral jeffbenite. Mineralogical Magazine, 79, (in press).

32.  M. Murri, L. Scandolo, A. Fioretti, M.C. Domeneghetti and M. Alvaro (2016). Fe-Mg equilibrium behaviour in augite: implications for the thermal history of terrestrial and extraterrestrial rocks. American mineralogist (submitted).

33.  P. Nimis, M. Alvaro, F. Nestola, R.J. Angel, K. Marquardt, G. Rustioni, J. Harris (2016) First evidence of hydrous silicic fluid films around solid inclusions in gem-quality diamonds. Lithos, (submitted).