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  • Fabbrizio A., Schmidt M.W., Petrelli M. (2021). Effect of fO2 on Eu partitioning between clinopyroxene, orthopyroxene and basaltic melt: Development of a Eu3+/Eu2+ oxybarometer. Chemical Geology, doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2020.119967
  • Viccaro M., Cannata A., Cannavo F., De Rosa R., Giuffrida M., Nicotra E., Petrelli M., Sacco G. (2021). Shallow conduit dynamics fuel the unexpected paroxysms of Stromboli volcano during the summer 2019. Scientific Reports, doi:10.1038/s41598-020-79558-7


  • Tommasini S., Bindi L., Petrelli M., Asimow P.D., Steinhardt P.J. (2021). Trace Element Conundrum of Natural Quasicrystals. ACS Earth and Space Chemistry, doi:10.1021/acsearthspacechem.1c00004
  • Bonechi B., Perinelli C., Gaeta M., Fabbrizio A., Petrelli M., Strnad L. (2021). High pressure trace element partitioning between clinopyroxene and alkali basaltic melts. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, doi:10.1016/j.gca.2021.04.023


  • Petrelli M., Caricchi L., Perugini D. (2020). Machine Learning Thermo-Barometry: Application to Clinopyroxene-Bearing Magmas. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, doi:10.1029/2020JB020130
  • Razum I., Miko S., Ilijanic N., Petrelli M., Rohl U., Hasan O., Giaccio B. (2020). Holocene tephra record of Lake Veliko jezero, Croatia: implications for the central Mediterranean tephrostratigraphy and sea level rise. Boreas, doi:10.1111/bor.12446
  • Caricchi L., Petrelli M., Bali E., Sheldrake T., Pioli L., Simpson G. (2020). A Data Driven Approach to Investigate the Chemical Variability of Clinopyroxenes From the 2014–2015 Holuhraun–Bárdarbunga Eruption (Iceland). Frontiers in Earth Science, doi:10.3389/feart.2020.00018


  • Del Carlo P., Smedile A., Petrelli M., Di Roberto A. (2020). Evidence for an unknown explosive eruption of Mt. Etna volcano (Italy) during the Late Glacial. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2020.106992
  • Vetere F., Mazzeo A., Perugini D., Holtz F. (2020). Viscosity behaviour of silicate melts during cooling under variable shear rates. Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, doi:10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2020.119902
  • Nazzareni S., Barbarossa V., Skogby H., Zanon V., Petrelli M. (2020). Magma water content of Pico Volcano (Azores Islands, Portugal): a clinopyroxene perspective. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, doi:10.1007/s00410-020-01728-7


  • Tournigand P.-Y., Fernandez J.J.P., Taddeucci J., Perugini D., Sesterhenn J., Palladino D.M. (2019). Time evolution of transient volcanic plumes: Insights from fractal analysis. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2018.12.007
  • Kueppers U., Pimentel A., Ellis B., Forni F., Neukampf J., Pacheco J., Perugini D., Queiroz G. (2019). Biased volcanic hazard assessment due to incomplete eruption records on ocean islands: An example of Sete Cidades Volcano, Azores. Frontiers in Earth Science, doi:10.3389/feart.2019.00122
  • Ferrando S., Petrelli M., Frezzotti M.L. (2019). Gradual and selective trace-element enrichment in slab-released fluids at sub-arc depths. Scientific Reports, doi:10.1038/s41598-019-52755-9
  • Tzifas I.T., Papadopoulos A., Misaelides P., Godelitsas A., Gottlicher J., Tsikos H., Gamaletsos P.N., Luvizotto G., Karydas A.G., Petrelli M., Noli F., Kantarelou V., Kontofakas A., Hatzidimitriou A. (2019). New insights into mineralogy and geochemistry of allanite-bearing Mediterranean coastal sands from Northern Greece. Chemie der Erde, doi:10.1016/j.chemer.2019.05.002
  • Stabile P., Bello M., Petrelli M., Paris E., Carroll M.R. (2019). Vitrification treatment of municipal solid waste bottom ash. Waste Management, doi:10.1016/j.wasman.2019.06.021
  • Lenaz D., Lughi V., Perugini D., Petrelli M., Turco G., Schmitz B. (2019). MgAl2O4 spinels from Allende and NWA 763 carbonaceous chondrites: Structural refinement, cooling history, and trace element contents. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, doi:10.1111/maps.13400
  • Nazzareni S., Nestola F., Zanon V., Bindi L., Scricciolo E., Petrelli M., Zanatta M., Mariotto G., Giuli G. (2019). Discovery of moissanite in a peralkaline syenite from the Azores Islands. Lithos, doi:10.1016/j.lithos.2018.10.036
  • Rossi S., Petrelli M., Morgavi D., Vetere F.P., Almeev R.R., Astbury R.L., Perugini D. (2019). Role of magma mixing in the pre-eruptive dynamics of the Aeolian Islands volcanoes (Southern Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy). Lithos, doi:10.1016/j.lithos.2018.11.004
  • Vetere F., Murri M., Alvaro M., Domeneghetti M.C., Rossi S., Pisello A., Perugini D., Holtz F. (2019). Viscosity of Pyroxenite Melt and Its Evolution During Cooling. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, doi:10.1029/2018JE005851


  • Arzilli F., Morgavi D., Petrelli M., Polacci M., Burton M., Di Genova D., Spina L., La Spina G., Hartley M.E., Romero J.E., Fellowes J., Diaz-Alvarado J., Perugini D. (2019). The unexpected explosive sub-Plinian eruption of Calbuco volcano (22–23 April 2015; southern Chile): Triggering mechanism implications. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2019.04.006
  • Pisello A., Vetere F.P., Bisolfati M., Maturilli A., Morgavi D., Pauselli C., Iezzi G., Lustrino M., Perugini D. (2019). Retrieving magma composition from TIR spectra: implications for terrestrial planets investigations. Scientific Reports, doi:10.1038/s41598-019-51543-9
  • Paredes-Marino J., Scheu B., Montanaro C., Arciniega-Ceballos A., Dingwell D.B., Perugini D. (2019). Volcanic ash generation: Effects of componentry, particle size and conduit geometry on size-reduction processes. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2019.02.028
  • Gonzalez-Garcia D., Vetere F., Behrens H., Petrelli M., Morgavi D., Perugini D. (2019). Interdiffusion of major elements at 1 atmosphere between natural shoshonitic and rhyolitic melts. American Mineralogist, doi:10.2138/am-2019-6997
  • Landi P., La Felice S., Petrelli M., Vezzoli L.M., Principe C. (2019). Deciphering textural and chemical zoning of K-feldspar megacrysts from Mt. Amiata Volcano (Southern Tuscany, Italy): Insights into the petrogenesis and abnormal crystal growth. Lithos, doi:10.1016/j.lithos.2018.11.032
  • Laeger K., Petrelli M., Morgavi D., Lustrino M., Pimentel A., Paredes-Marino J., Astbury R.L., Kueppers U., Porreca M., Perugini D. (2019). Pre-eruptive conditions and triggering mechanism of the ~ 16 ka Santa Bárbara explosive eruption of Sete Cidades Volcano (São Miguel, Azores). Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, doi:10.1007/s00410-019-1545-y
  • Paoli G., Dini A., Petrelli M., Rocchi S. (2019). Hfse-ree transfer mechanisms during metasomatism of a late miocene peraluminous granite intruding a carbonate host (Campiglia marittima, tuscany). Minerals, doi:10.3390/min9110682
  • Petrosino P., Arienzo I., Mazzeo F.C., Natale J., Petrelli M., Milia A., Perugini D., D’Antonio M. (2019). The San Gregorio Magno lacustrine basin (Campania, southern Italy): improved characterization of the tephrostratigraphic markers based on trace elements and isotopic data. Journal of Quaternary Science, doi:10.1002/jqs.3107


  • Petrelli M., El Omari K., Spina L., Le Guer Y., La Spina G., Perugini D., 2018. Timescales of water accumulation in magmas and implications for short warning times of explosive eruptions. Nature Communications, doi:10.1038/s41467-018-02987-6
  • Palmerini S., Trippella O., Busso M., Vescovi D., Petrelli M., Zucchini A., Frondini F., 2018. s-Processing from MHD-induced mixing and isotopic abundances in presolar SiC grains. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2017.05.030
  • Di Roberto A., Smedile A., Del Carlo P., De Martini P. M., Iorio M., Petrelli M., Pantosti D., Pinzi S., Todrani A., 2018. Tephra and cryptotephra in a 60,000-year-old lacustrine sequence from the Fucino Basin: new insights into the major explosive events in Italy. Bulletin of Volcanology, doi: 10.1007/s00445-018-1200-x
  • Spina L., Morgavi D., Cannata A., Campeggi C., Perugini D. (2018). An experimental device for characterizing degassing processes and related elastic fingerprints: Analog volcano seismo-acoustic observations. Review of Scientific Instruments, doi:10.1063/1.5020004


  • Zucchini A., Petrelli M., Frondini F., Petrone M.C., Sassi P., Di Michele A., Palmerini S., Trippella O., Busso M., 2018. Chemical and mineralogical characterization of the Mineo (Sicily, Italy) pallasite. A unique sample. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, doi: 10.1111/maps.13002
  • Fabbrizio A., Gaeta M., Carroll M.R., Petrelli M., 2018. Crystallization induced Sulfur and REE zoning in apatite: the example of the Colli Albani’s magmatic system. European Journal of Mineralogy, doi: 10.1127/ejm/2018/0030-2701
  • Mercurio M., Rossi M., Izzo F., Cappelletti P, Germinario C., Grifa C., Petrelli M., Vergara A., Langella A., 2017. The characterization of natural gemstones using non-invasive FT-IR spectroscopy: New data on tourmalines. Talanta, doi: 10.1016/j.talanta.2017.09.030
  • Ridolfi F., Zanetti A., Renzulli A., Perugini D., Holtz F., Oberti R. (2018). AMFORM, a new mass-based model for the calculation of the unit formula of amphiboles from electron microprobe analyses. American Mineralogist, doi:10.2138/am-2018-6385


  • Paredes-Mariño J, Dobson K.J., Ortenzi G., Kueppers U., Morgavi D., Petrelli M., Hess K.-U., Laeger, K., Porreca M., Pimentel A., Perugini D., 2017. Enhancement of eruption explosivity by heterogeneous bubble nucleation triggered by magma mingling. Scientific Reports, doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-17098-3
  • Petrelli M., Bizzarri R., Morgavi D., Baldanza A., Perugini D., 2017. Combining machine learning techniques, microanalyses and large geochemical datasets for tephrochronological studies in complex volcanic areas: New age constraints for the Pleistocene magmatism of central Italy. Quaternary Geochronology, doi: 10.1016/j.quageo.2016.12.003
  • González-García D., Behrens H., Petrelli, M., Vetere F., Morgavi D., Zhang C., Perugini D., 2017. Water-enhanced interdiffusion of major elements between natural shoshonite and high-K rhyolite melts. Chemical Geology, doi: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2017.05.023
  • Rapa G., Groppo C., Rolfo F., Petrelli M., Mosca P., Perugini D., 2017. Titanite-bearing calc-silicate rocks constrain timing, duration and magnitude of metamorphic CO2 degassing in the Himalayan belt. Lithos, doi: 10.1016/j.lithos.2017.09.024
  • Rossi S., Petrelli M., Morgavi D., González-García D., Fischer L.A., Vetere F.P., Perugini D., 2017. Exponential decay of concentration variance during magma mixing: Robustness of a volcanic chronometer and implications for the homogenization of chemical heterogeneities in magmatic systems. Lithos, doi: 10.1016/j.lithos.2017.06.022


  • Laeger K., Petrelli M., Andronico D., Misiti V., Scarlato P., Cimarelli C., Taddeucci J., Del Bello E., Perugini D., 2017. High-resolution geochemistry of volcanic ash highlights complex magma dynamics during the Eyjafjallajökull 2010 eruption. American Mineralogist, doi: 10.2138/am-2017-5860
  • Lenaz D., Musco M., Petrelli M., Caldeira R., De Min A., Marzoli A., Mata J., Perugini D., Princivalle F., Boumehdi M.A., Bensaid I.A.A., Youbi N., 2017. Restitic or not? Insights from trace element content and crystal – Structure of spinels in African mantle xenoliths. Lithos, doi: 10.1016/j.lithos.2017.02.012
  • Sparice D., Scarpati C., Mazzeo F.C., Petrosino P., Arienzo I., Gisbert G., Petrelli M., 2017. New proximal tephras at Somma-Vesuvius: evidences of a pre-caldera, large (?) explosive eruption. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2017.02.004
  • Vetere F., Rossi S., Namur O., Morgavi D., Misiti V., Mancinelli P., Petrelli M., Pauselli C., Perugini D., 2017. Experimental constraints on the rheology, eruption and emplacement dynamics of analog lavas comparable to Mercury’s northern volcanic plains. Journal of Geophysical Research Planets, doi: 10.1002/2016JE005181


  • Petrelli, M., Perugini, D. (2016) – Solving petrological problems through machine learning: the study case of tectonic discrimination using geochemical and isotopic data. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology,171 (10), 81
  • M. D’Antonio, R. Mariconte, I. Arienzo, F.C. Mazzeo, A. Carandente, D. Perugini, M. Petrelli, C. Corselli, G. Orsi, M.S. Principato, L. Civetta (2016) – Combined Sr-Nd isotopic and geochemical fingerprinting as a tool for identifying tephra layers: Application to deep-sea cores from Eastern Mediterranean Sea, Chemical Geology, 443 – 121-136.
  • Petrelli, M., Morgavi, D., Vetere, F., Perugini, D. (2016) – Elemental imaging and petro-volcanological applications of an improved Laser Ablation Inductively Coupled Quadrupole Plasma Mass Spectrometry. Periodico di Mineralogia, 85 (1), pp. 25-39


  • Petrelli, M., El Omari, K., Le Guer, Y., Perugini, D. (2016) – Effects of chaotic advection on the timescales of cooling and crystallization of magma bodies at mid crustal levels. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems,doi:10.1002/2015GC006109
  • Petrelli, M., Laeger, K., Perugini, D. (2016) – High spatial resolution trace element determination of geological samples by laser ablation quadrupole plasma mass spectrometry: implications for glass analysis in volcanic products, Geosciences Journal, in press.


  • Perugini, D., De Campos, C.P., Petrelli, M., Dingwell, D.B. (2015) – Concentration variance decay during magma mixing: A volcanic chronometer. Nature Scientific Reports, 5, 14225.
  • Rocchi, S., Di Vincenzo, G., Dini, A., Petrelli, M., Vezzoni, S. (2015) – Time-space focused intrusion of genetically unrelated arc magmas in the early Paleozoic Ross-Delamerian Orogen (Morozumi Range, Antarctica). Lithos, 232, 84-99
  • Valentini L., Marchesini B., Parisatto M., Perugini D., Artioli G. (2015) – Non-invasive assessment of the formation of tourmaline nodules by X-ray microtomography and computer modeling. American Mineralogist, 100, 459-465.
  • Albert H., Perugini D., Martí J. (2015) – Fractal Analysis of Enclaves as a New Tool for Estimating Rheological Properties of Magmas During Mixing: The Case of Montaña Reventada (Tenerife, Canary Islands). Pure and Applied Geophysics, 172 , 1803-1814.
  • Mancinelli P., Pauselli C., Perugini D., Lupattelli A., Federico C. (2015) – Fractal Dimension of Geologically Constrained Crater Populations of Mercury. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 172, 1999-2008.
  • El Omari K., Le Guer Y., Perugini D., Petrelli M. (2015) – Cooling of a Magmatic System Under Thermal Chaotic Mixing. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 172, 1835-1849.
  • Vetere F., Mollo S., Giacomoni P.P., Iezzi G., Coltorti M, Ferlito C., Holtz F., Perugini D., Scarlato P. (2015) – Experimental constraints on the origin of pahoehoe “cicirara” lavas at Mt. Etna Volcano (Sicily, Italy). Bulletin of Volcanology, 77 (5).


  • Di Genova D., Morgavi, D., Hess K.-U., Neuville D.R., Borovkov N., Perugini D., Dingwell D.B. (2015) – Approximate chemical analysis of volcanic glasses using Raman spectroscopy, Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, in press.
  • Webster J.D., F. Vetere, R. Botcharnikov, B. Goldff, A. McBirney A.L. Doherty (2015) – Experimental and modeled chlorine solubilities in aluminosilicate melts at 1 to 7000 bars and 700 to 1250 °C. Applications to magmas of Augustine volcano, Alaska. American Mineralogist, 100 (2-3), 522-535.
  • Vetere F. , Iezzi G., Behrens H., Holtz F., Ventura G., Misiti V., Cavallo A., Mollo S. and Dietrich M. (2015) – Glass forming ability and crystallization Review.behaviour of sub-alkaline silicate melts. Earth Science Review, 150, 25-44.
  • Feige A., Vetere F., Iezzi G., Simon A. and Holtz F. (2015) – The roles of decompression rate and volatiles (H2O + Cl ± CO2 ± S) on crystallization in (trachy-) basaltic magma. Chemical Geology, 411, 310-322.
  • Perugini, D. and Kruhl, J.H. (2015) – Introduction to the Topical Volume “Fractals and Dynamic Systems in Geoscience”. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 172, 7, 1781-1785
  • Wiesmaier S., Morgavi D., Renggli C. J., Perugini D., De Campos C. P., Hess K.U., Ertel-Ingrisch W., Lavallée Y. , and  Dingwell D.B. (2015) – Magma mixing enhanced by bubble segregation.  Solid Earth, 6, 1007-1023


  • Iezzi G., Caso C., Ventura G., Vallefuoco M., Cavallo A., Behrens H., Mollo S., Paltrinieri D., Signanini P, Vetere F. (2014) – Historical volcanism at the Marsili Seamount (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy): first documented deep submarine explosive eruptions in the Mediterranean Sea. Gondwana research


  • Vetere F., Behrens H., Botcharnikov R., Holtz F., Fanara S. (2014) – The role of alkalis in the solubility of H2O and CO2 in silicate melts. Implication for phonotephritic magmas. Contribution to Mineralogy and Petrology 167, 1014.


  • Morgavi D., Perugini D., De Campos C. P., Ertel-Ingrisch W., Dingwell D. B., (2013) – Morphochemistry of patterns produced by mixing of rhyolitic and basaltic melts, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, Volume 253, Pages 87-96, ISSN 0377-0273,
  • Morgavi D, Perugini D., De Campos C. P., Ertel-Ingrisch W., Dingwell D. B. (2013) – Time evolution of chemical exchanges during mixing of rhyolitic and basaltic melts, Contribution to Mineralogy and Petrology, Vol. 166, issue 2, Pages 615-638.
  • Morgavi D., Perugini D., De Campos C.P., Ertl-Ingrisch w., Lavallée Y., Morgan L. Dingwell D.B. (2013) – Interactions between rhyolitic and basaltic melts unraveled by chaotic mixing experiments, Chemical Geology, Volume 346, 199-212, ISSN 0009-2541,


  • Vetere F., Iezzi G., Behrens H., Cavallo A, Misiti V., Dietrich M., Knipping J., Ventura G., Mollo S., (2013) – Intrinsic solidification behaviour of basaltic to rhyolitic melts: a cooling rate experimental study. Chemical Geology 354, 233-242.
  • Vetere F., Sato H., Ishibashi H., De Rosa R., Donato P. (2013) – Viscosity changes during crystallization in shoshonitic magma: new insight on the lava flow emplacement. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences Vol. 108 no. 3, 144, 160.


  • Kendrick J.E., Lavallée Y., Ferka A., Perugini D., Leonhardt R. & Dingwell D.B. (2012) – Extreme frictional processes in the volcanicconduit of Mount St. Helens (USA) during the 2004–2008 eruption, Journal of Structural Geology, 38, 61-76.
  • Perugini D. & Kueppers U. (2012) – Fractal Analysis of Experimentally Generated Pyroclasts: A Tool for Volcanic Hazard Assessment, Acta Gephysica, 60, 682-698.
  • Perugini D. & Poli G. (2012) – The mixing of magmas in plutonic and volcanic environments: Analogies and differences, Lithos, 153, 261–277.


  • Perugini, De Campos, C.P. Ertel-Ingrisch W. , Dingwell D.B. (2012) – The space and time complexity of chaotic mixing of silicate melts: Implications for igneous petrology, Lithos, 155, 326-340.
  • Perugini D., De Campos C.P., Dingwell D.B., Dorfman A. (2012) Relaxation of concentration variance: A new tool to measure chemical element mobility during mixing of magmas, Chemical Geology, 335, 8-23.


  • De Campos C.P., Perugini D., Ertel-Ingrisch W., Dingwell D.B. & Poli G. (2011) – Enhancement of Magma Mixing Efficiency by Chaotic Dynamics: an Experimental Study, Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 161, 863-881.
  • Caricchi L., Pommier A., Pistone M., Castro J., Burgisser A. & Perugini D. (2011) – Strain-Induced Magma Degassing: Insights From Simple Shear Experiments on Bubble Bearing Melts, Bulletin of Volcanology, in press.
  • Misiti V., Vetere F., Mangiacapra A., Freda C., Behrens H., Scarlato P. (2011) – A general viscosity model of Campi Flegrei (Italy) melts. Chemical Geology, 290, 50-59.
  • Petrelli M., Perugini D. & Poli G. (2011) – Transition to Chaos and Implications for Time-Scales of Magma Hybridization During Mixing Processes in Magma Chambers, Lithos, 125, 211-220.


  • Perugini D., Spaziali A., Caricchi L. & Kueppers U. (2011) – Application of Fractal Fragmentation Theory to Natural Pyroclastic Deposits: Insights into Volcanic Explosivity of the Valentano Scoria Cone (Italy), Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 202, 200-210.
  • Perugini D. & Poli G. (2011) – FRONTIERS – Intrusion of Mafic magmas Into Felsic Magma Chambers: New Insights from Natural Outcrops and Fluid-Mechanics Experiments, Italian Journal of Geosciences, 130, 3-15.
  • Vetere F., Botcharnikov R., Behrens H., Holtz F., De Rosa R. (2011) – Solubility of H2O and CO2 in shoshonitic melts at 1250 °C and pressure from 50 to 400 MPa. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 202, 251–261.


  • Frezzotti, M.L., Ferrando, S., Peccerillo, A., Petrelli, M., Tecce, F., Perucchi, A., 2010. Chlorine- rich metasomatic H2O–CO2 fluids in amphibole-bearing peridotites from Injibara (Lake Tana region, Ethiopian plateau): Nature and evolution of volatiles in the mantle of a region of continental flood basalts. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 74, 3023-3039.
  • Bartels, A., Vetere, F., Holtz, F., Behrens, H., Linnen, R. (2010) – Viscosity of flux-rich pegmatitic melts. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 162, 51-60.
  • Perugini D., Petrelli M., Poli G., De Campos C. & Dingwell D.B. (2010) – Time-Scales of Recent Phlegrean Fields Eruptions Inferred from the Application of a ‘Diffusive Fractionation’ Model of Trace Elements, Bulletin of Volcanology, 72, (4), 431-447.


  • Poli G., Christofides G., Koroneos A., Soldatos T., Perugini D. & Langone A. (2010) – Early Triassic Granitic Magmatism – Arnea and Kerkini Granitic Complexes – in the Vertiskos Unit (Serbo-Macedoniam Massif, Northeastern Greece) and its Significance in the Geodynamic Evolution of the Area, Acta Vulcanologica, 20, (1-2), 47-70.
  • Vetere F., Behrens H., Holtz F., Vilardo G., Ventura G. (2010) – Viscosity of crystal-bearing hydrous andesites and its implication for magma ascent. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences vol. 105 no.4, 151-163. doi: 10.2465/jmps.090402


  • Ferrando, S., Frezzotti, M., Petrelli, M., Compagnoni, R., 2009. Metasomatism of continental crust during subduction: the UHP whiteschists from the Southern Dora‐Maira Massif (Italian Western Alps). Journal of Metamorphic Geology 27, 739-756.
  • Gemelli, M., Rocchi, S., Di Vincenzo, G., Petrelli, M., 2009. Accretion of juvenile crust at the Early Palaeozoic Antarctic margin of Gondwana: geochemical and geochronological evidence from granulite xenoliths. Terra Nova 21, 151-161.
  • Behrens H., Misiti V., Freda C., Vetere F., Botcharnikov R., Scarlato P. (2009). Solubility of H2O and CO2 in ultrapotassic melts at 1200 and 1250 °C and pressure from 50 to 500 MPa. American Mineralogist, Volume 94, pages 105–120.
  • Davì M., De Rosa R., Donato P., Vetere F., Barca D., Cavallo A. (2009) – Magmatic evolution and plumbing system of ring-fault volcanism: the Vulcanello Peninsula (Aeolian Islands, Italy). European Journal of Mineralogy. Eur. J. Mineral. 21, 1009-1028


  • Piochi, M., De Astis, G., Petrelli, M., Ventura, G., Sulpizio, R., Zanetti, A., 2009. Constraining the recent plumbing system of Vulcano (Aeolian Arc, Italy) by textural, petrological, and fractal analysis: The 1739 AD Pietre Cotte lava flow. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 10.
  • Davì M., Behrens H., Vetere F., De Rosa R. (2009). The viscosity of latitic melts from Lipari (Aeolian Islands, Italy): inference on mixing-mingling processes in magmas. Chemical Geology, 259, 89-97.
  • Misiti V., Vetere F., Mangiacapra A., Behrens H., Cavallo A., Scarlato P., Dingwell D. (2009) – Viscosity of high-K basalt from the 5th April 2003 Stromboli paroxysmal explosion. Chemical Geology, 260, 278-285.
  • Vaggelli, G., Cossio, R., Petrelli, M., Rossetti, P., 2008. Combined cathodoluminescence spectroscopy, electron microprobe and laser ablation ICP mass spectrometry analysis: an attempt to correlate luminescence and chemical composition of monazite. Microchimica Acta 161, 313- 321.


  • Alagna K.E., Petrelli M., Perugini D. & Poli G. (2008) – Micro-Analytical Zircon and Monazite U-Pb Isotope Dating by Laser Ablation-Inductively Coupled Plasma–Quadrupole Mass Spectrometry, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 32 (1), 103-120.
  • De Campos C.P., Dingwell D.B., Perugini D., Civetta L., Fehr T.K. (2008) Heterogeneities in Magma Chambers: insights from the behavior of major and minor elements during mixing experiments with natural alkaline melts, Chemical Geology, 256 (3-4) 131-145.
  • Petrelli M., Perugini D., Alagna E., Poli G. & Peccerillo A . (2008) – Spatially Resolved and Bulk Trace Element Analysis by Laser Ablation – Inductively Coupled Plasma – Mass Spectrometry (LA-ICP-MS), Periodico di Mineralogia, 77 (1), 3-21.
  • Perugini D., De Campos C., Dingwell D.B., Petrelli M. and Poli, G. (2008) Trace Element Mobility During Magma Mixing: Preliminary Experimental Results, Chemical Geology, 256 (3-4), 146-157.


  • Di Bella, M., Russo, S., Petrelli, M., Peccerillo, A., 2008. Origin and evolution of the Pleistocene magmatism of Linosa Island (Sicily Channel, Italy). European Journal of Mineralogy 20, 587- 601.
  • Prosperini N. & Perugini D. (2008) – Particle Size Distributions of Some Soils from the Umbria Region (Italy): Fractal Analysis and Numerical Modelling, Geoderma, 145 (3-4), 185-195.
  • Vetere F., Behrens H., Schuessler J. A., Holtz F., Misiti V., Borchers L. (2008) – Viscosity of andesite melts and its implication for magma mixing prior to Unzen 1991 – 1995 eruption. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 175, 208-217. doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores. 2008.03.028
  • Whittington A., Hellwig B., Behrens H., Joachim B., Stechern A. Vetere F. (2008) – The viscosity of hydrous dacitic liquids: implications for the rheology of evolving silicic magmas. Bulletin of Volcanology, 71, 185–199. DOI 10.1007/s00445-008-0217-y


  • Petrelli, M., Caricchi, L., Ulmer, P., 2007. Application of High Spatial Resolution Laser Ablation ICP‐MS to Crystal‐Melt Trace Element Partition Coefficient Determination. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research 31, 13-25.
  • Christofides G., Perugini D., Koroneos A., Soldatos T., Poli G., Eleftheriadis G., Del Moro A. & Neiva A. M. (2007) – Interplay Between Geochemistry and Magma Dynamics During Magma Interaction: an Example from the Sithonia Plutonic Complex (NE Greece), Lithos, 95 (3-4), 243-266.
  • Petrelli M., Perugini D., Poli G. & Peccerillo A. (2007) – Graphite Electrode Lithium Tetraborate Fusion for Trace Element Determination in Bulk Geological Samples by Laser Ablation ICP-MS, Microchimica Acta, 158 (3-4), 275-282.
  • Perugini D., Petrelli M. & Poli G. (2007) – Influence of Landscape Morphology and Vegetation Cover on The Sampling of Mixed Plutonic Bodies, Mineralogy and Petrology, 90 (1-2), 1-17.
  • Perugini D., Petrelli M. & Poli G. (2007) – A Virtual Voyage through 3D Structures Generated by Chaotic Mixing of Magmas and Numerical Simulations: a New Approach for Understanding Spatial and Temporal Complexity of Magma Dynamics, Visual Geosciences, 10.1007/s10069-006-0004-x.
  • Perugini D. & Poli G. (2007) – Tourmaline Nodules from Capo Bianco Aplite (Elba Island, Italy): an Example of Diffusion Limited Aggregation Growth in a Magmatic System, Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 153 (5), 493-508.


  • Perugini D., Valentini L. & Poli G. (2007) – Insights into Magma Chamber Processes from the Analysis of Size Distribution of Enclaves in Lava Flows: a Case Study from Vulcano Island (Southern Italy), Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 166, 193-203.
  • Prosperini N. & Perugini D. (2007) – Application of a Cellular Automata Model to the Study of Soil Particle Size Distributions, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 383, 595-602.
  • Valentini L., Perugini D. & Poli G. (2007) – The ‘Small-World’ Nature of Fracture/Conduit Networks: Possible Implications for Disequilibrium Transport of Magmas Beneath Mid-Ocean Ridges, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 159 (4), 355-365.
  • Valentini L., Perugini D. & Poli G. (2007) – The “Small-World” Topology of Rock Fracture Networks, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 377, 323-328.
  • Vetere F., Behrens H., Misiti V., Ventura G., De Rosa R., Holtz F., Deubener J. (2007) – Viscosity of shoshonitic melt (Vulcanello Aeolian Islands, Italy) and inference on the dynamics of magma ascent. Chemical Geology 245, 89-102.
  • Vaggelli, G., Borghi, A., Cossio, R., Fedi, M., Giuntini, L., Lombardo, B., Marino, A., Massi, M., Olmi, F., Petrelli, M., 2006. Micro-PIXE analysis of monazite from the Dora Maira Massif, Western Italian Alps. Microchimica Acta 155, 305-311.


  • Comodi P., Nazzareni S., Perugini D. & Bergamini M. (2006) – Technology and Provenance of Roman Ceramics from Scoppieto, Italy: a Mineralogical and Petrological Study, Periodico di Mineralogia, LXXVI (2), 95-112.
  • Kueppers U., Perugini D. & Dingwell D. B. (2006) – “Explosive Energy” During Volcanic Eruptions from Fractal Analysis of Pyroclasts, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 248 (3-4) 800-807.
  • Petrelli M., Perugini D., & Poli G. (2006) – Time-Scales of Hybridisation of Magmatic Enclaves in Regular and Chaotic Flow Fields: Petrologic and Volcanologic Implications, Bulletin of Volcanology, 68 (3), 285-293.
  • Perugini D., Petrelli M. & Poli G. (2006) – Diffusive Fractionation of Trace Elements by Chaotic Mixing of Magmas, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 243 (3-4), 669-680.


  • Perugini D., Little M. & Poli G. (2006) – Time Series to Petrogenesis: Analysis of Oscillatory Zoning Patterns in Plagioclase Crystals from Lava Flows, Periodico di Mineralogia, LXXVI (2), 325-336.
  • Perugini D., Petrelli M. & Poli G. (2006) – Analysis of Concentration Patterns in Volcanic Rocks: Insights into Dynamics of Highly Explosive Volcanic Eruptions, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 370 (2) , 741-746.
  • Vetere F., Behrens H., Holtz F., Neuville D. R. (2006) – Viscosity of andesitic melts – new experimental data and a revised calculation model. Chemical Geology 228, 233-245.


  • Petrelli M., Poli G., Perugini D. & Peccerillo A. (2005) – Petrograph: a New Software to Visualize, Model, and Present Geochemical Data in Igneous Petrology, Geochemistry, Geophysics, and Geosystems, 6 (7), Q07011, DOI 10.1029/2005GC000932.
  • Perugini D. & Poli G. (2005) – Viscous Fingering During Replenishment of Felsic Magma Chambers by Continuous Inputs of Mafic Magmas: Field Evidence and Fluid-Mechanics Experiments, Geology, 33 (1), 5-8.


  • Perugini D., Poli G. & Rocchi S. (2005) – Development of Viscous Fingering Between Mafic and Felsic Magmas: Evidence from the Terra Nova Intrusive Complex (Antarctica), Mineralogy and Petrology, 83, 151-166.
  • Perugini D. & Poli G. (2005) – Strange Attractors in Plagioclase Oscillatory Zoning: Petrological Implications, Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 149 (4), 482 – 497.


  • Di Matteo V., M.R. Carroll, H. Behrens, F. Vetere, R.A. Brooker (2004) – Water solubility in trachytic melts. Chemical Geology 213, 187-196.
  • Perugini D. & Poli G. (2004) – Analysis and Numerical Simulation of Chaotic Advection and Chemical Diffusion During Magma Mixing: Petrological Implications, Lithos, 78(1-2), 43-66.
  • Perugini D. & Poli G. (2004) – Determination of the Degree of Compositional Disorder in Magmatic Enclaves Using SEM, X-ray Element, Maps, European Journal of Mineralogy, 16, 431-442.


  • Perugini D., Poli G., Christofides G., Eleftheriadis G., Koroneos, A. & Soldatos, T. (2004) – Mantle Derived and Crustal Melts Dichotomy in Northern Greece: Spatiotemporal and Geodynamic Implications, Geological Journal, 39 (1), 63-80.
  • Perugini D., Ventura G., Petrelli M. & Poli G. (2004) – Kinematic Significance of Morphological Structures Generated by Mixing of Magmas: a Case Study from Salina Island (Southern Italy), Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 222, 1051-1066.
  • Holtz F., Lenné S., Ventura G., Vetere F., Wolf P. (2004) – Non-linear deformation and break up of enclaves in a rhyolitic magma: A case study from Lipari Island (southern Italy), Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, L24611, doi:10.1029/2004GL021590.


  • Petrelli M., Perugini D., Moroni B. & Poli G. (2003) – Determination of Travertine Provenance from Ancient Buildings Using Self-Organizing Maps and Fuzzy Logic, Applied Artificial Intelligence, 17, 8-9, 885-900.
  • Perugini D., Poli G., Christofides G. & Eleftheriadis G. (2003) – Magma Mixing in the Sithonia Plutonic Complex, Greece: Evidence from Mafic Microgranular Enclaves, Mineralogy and Petrology, 78, 3-4, 173-200.


  • Perugini D., Busà T., Poli G. & Nazzareni S. (2003) – The Role of Chaotic Dynamics and Flow Fields in the Development of Disequilibrium Textures in Volcanic Rocks, Journal of Petrology, 44, 4, 733-756.
  • Perugini D., Poli G. & Mazzuoli R. (2003) – Chaotic Advection, Fractals and Diffusion During Mixing of Magmas: Evidence from Lava Flows, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 124, 255-279.


  • Perugini D. (2002) – MorphoUt 1.0: Utilities for Closed Shape Morphometry, Computers & Geosciences, 28 (1), 73-79.
  • Perugini D., Poli G. & Prosperini N. (2002) – Morphometry of Magmatic Enclaves: a Tool for Understanding Magma Vesiculation and Ascent, Lithos, 61, (3-4), 225-235.


  • Perugini D., Poli G. & Gatta G. (2002) – Analysis and Simulation of Magma Mixing Processes in 3D, Lithos, 65, 3-4, 313-330.
  • Poli G. & Perugini D. (2002) – Strange Attractors in Magmas: Evidence from Lava Flows, Lithos, 65, 3-4, 287-297.


  • Perugini D. & Poli G. (2000) – Chaotic Dynamics and Fractals in Magmatic Interaction Processes: a Different Approach for the Interpretation of Mafic Microgranular Enclaves, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 175, 93-103.


  • Prosperini N., Perugini D., Poli G. & Manetti P. (2000) – Magmatic Enclaves Distribution within the Khaggiar Lava Dome (Pantelleria, Italy): Implications for Magma Chamber Dynamics and Eruption, Acta Vulcanologica, 12, (1-2), 37-47.