Open Access content in Clay Minerals


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Journal Archive 1950-1999 inclusive

Open access content for Clay Minerals



April 2014

‘Clay and carbonate facies and their diagenetic pathways in reservoir rocks’ now published


September 2013

On the mechanism of exfoliation of ‘Vermiculite’
S. Hillier; E. M. M. Marwa; C. M. Rice


June 2013

A review of microbial redox interactions with structural Fe in clay minerals
Pentráková, L.; Su, K.; Pentrák, M.; Stucki, J. W.


May 2013

Clays in natural and engineered barriers for radioactive waste confinement


George Brown Lectures

2013 14th Jon Phipps
Engineering minerals for performance applications – an industrial perspective
2012 13th George Christidis
Technical University of Crete
Smectites and zeolites: Genesis in similar geological environments yields unique and intriguing properties
2011 12th Javier Cuadros
Natural History Museum, London
Crystal chemical adaptability and transformation mechanisms
2011 11th Hendrik Heinz
Akron University
Clay minerals for nanocomposites and biotechnology: surface modification, dynamics, and responses to stimuli
2009 10th Joe Stucki
University of Illinois
Evolution of the Study of Redox Reactions of Fe in Smectites
2009 9th Paul Nadeau Earth’s energy “Golden Zone”: A triumph of mineralogical research
2008 8th Roger Parfitt
Landcare Research, New Zealand
Allophane and imogolite: their influence in biogeochemistry
2007 7th Dave Bish
University of Illinois
Phase transitions in 1:1 dioctahedral phyllosilicates; the importance of the interlayer region
2005/2006 6th Alain Manceau
LGIT Grenoble, France
Smectic clays: Nature’s own nanoparticles
2004 5th Cliff Johnston
Purdue University, USA
Probing the nano-scale architecture of clay minerals
2003 4th Jeff Wilson
Macaulay Institute
Products, processes and rates of primary mineral weathering
2002 3rd Victor Drits
Geological Institute Russian Acad. Sci.
Structural and chemical heterogeneity of layer silicates and clay minerals
2001 2nd Peter Komadel
Slovak Acad. Sci. Bratislava
Chemically modified smectites
2000 1st Alain Plançon
Université d’Orléans, France
Order-disorder in clay mineral structures

March 2000

Mineral diagenesis and reservoir quality – the way forward