1. Marrocchino E.*, Coltorti M., Visonà D. and Thirwall M.F. Petrology of Predazzo Magmatic Complex (Trento, Italy). Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 66 (15A) A486 Supplement 1 2002 *

2. Bianchini G., Marrocchino E., Vaccaro C. Chemical and mineralogical characterisation of historic mortars in Ferrara (NE, Italy). Cement and Concrete Research 2004, 34(8), 1471-1475. ISSN: 00088846

3. Marrocchino E.*, Bianchini G., Tassinari R., Vaccaro C. Chemical Mineralogical investigation of construction and demolition waste materials. Construction Demolition Waste Proceedings of the International Conference Suitable Waste Management and Recycling, 2004, 97-104. Thomas Telford Ed. ISBN 0727732854;978-072773285-9 2004.

4. Bianchini G., Marrocchino E., Tassinari R., Vaccaro C. Recycling of construction and demolition waste materials: a chemical-mineralogical appraisal. Waste Management, 2005, 25, 149–159. ISSN 0956- 053X.

5. Fried A.N., Marrocchino E., Bradsell C and Roberts J.J. Un-reinforced solid dense concrete block walls constructed using thin joint technology. The Structural Engineers, 2005, 83, (12) 33-37. ISSN: 0039-2553.

6. Teruggi L.B., Marrocchino E., Rapti-Caputo D. & Vaccaro C. Geochemical characterization of the bed sediments of the Rio Quequen catchment, Argentina. Geologica Romana, 2005, Terza serie, 38, 19-24. ISSN 0435-3927.,%20marocchino.pdf

7. Bianchini G., Marrocchino E., Moretti A., Vaccaro C. Chemical-mineralogical characterisation of historical bricks from Ferrara: an integrated “bulk” and “in-situ” analytical approach. Special Publications London Geological Society Maggetti M & Messiga B. (Eds) “Geomaterials in cultural heritage”, 2006, 257, 127–139. ISBN 1-86239-195-5.

8. Limbachiya M.C., Marrocchino E., Koulouris A. Chemical-mineralogical characterisation of coarse recycled concrete aggregate. Waste Management 2007, 27, 201-208 ISSN 0956- 053X.

9. Lugli S., Marrocchino E.*, Mazzucchelli M., Sighinolfi F. Vaccaro C. Petrochemical characterisation of natural stones from the Etruscan site of Marzabotto (Bologna-Italy): Preliminary results. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta 2007, 71 (15) A601 Supplement S. ISSN: 0016-7037.

10. Marrocchino E.*, Fried A.N., Koulouris A., Vaccaro C. Micro-chemical/structural characterisation of thin layer masonry: A correlation with engineering performance. Construction and Building Materials 23 (1), 2009, 582-594. Imprint: Elsevier ISSN: 0950-0618

11. Rossetti, M.; Bartolomei, P.; Esposito, M.; Marrocchino, E.; Vaccaro, C. Indoor radon concentrations: The influence of geological factors in Italian study case. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta 2009, 73 (13) A1122 Supplement S. ISSN: 0016-7037.

12. Ferioli, D.; Bartolomei, P.; Esposito, M.; Marrocchino, E.; Sansone, L.; Tassinari, R.; Vaccaro, C. Grapes and wines on basic anorogenic volcanic rock terrains in South Lessini (Italy): Geochemical fingerprint and heavy metals assimilation. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 2010, 74 (12) A288; Supplement 1 ISSN 0016-7037.

13. Faccia, F. A.; Vaccaro, C.; Sansone, L.; Marrocchino, E.; Tassinari, R. Trace and ultratrace elements in grapes: Possible applications for geographical traceability. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 2010, 74 (12) A276; Supplement 1 ISSN 0016-7037

14. Telloli C., Coren F., Marrocchino E., Vaccaro C., Bovolenta M.R. Monitoring and comparison of solid particulate matter between Po valley and Friuli plain. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta 2010, 74 (12) A1034 Supplement 1 ISSN 0016-7037.

15. Touchnt, A A.; Ibhi, A.; Marrocchino, E.; Vaccaro, C. Mineralogical and petrological analyses of three chondrite meteorites recovered from the Istfane strewnfield (Morocco). Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta. 2010, 74 (12) A7 Supplement 1 ISSN: 0016-7037.

16. Marrocchino E.*, Rapti D., Vaccaro C. Chemical-mineralogical characterisation as useful tool in the assessment of the decay of the Mesola Castle (Ferrara, Italy). Construction and Building Materials, 2010, 24 (12) 2672-2683 Imprint: Elsevier Issn 0950-0618

17. Marrocchino E.*, Toffano A., Vaccaro C., Borsa M. e Cangiano S. Petrochemical and petrophysical characterisation of construction and demolition inert materials for concrete. 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies 2010, 31-41, Proceedings of Honouree sessions ed. T. Naik, F. Canpolat, P. Claisse, E. Gajinan. ISBN 978-1-4507-1487-7.

18 Marin, E., Nachite, D., Najih, M., Anfuso, G., Marrocchino, E., Vaccaro, C. The lagoon of Nador (Morocco): Geochemical and petrographic analysis of sediments and environmental conditions. Rendiconti Online Società Geologica Italiana. 2010, 21, 875-876. ISSN: 2035-8008

19. Bruni S., Maino G., Marrocchino E., Vaccaro C., Volpe L. Study of the Civic Tower in Ravenna as an example of medieval towers preservation problem. European Physical Journal 2013, 128, 1- 20 Springer Heidelberg Tiergartenstrasse 17, D-69121 Heidelber, Germania ISSN 2190-5444

20. El Mrini A., Nachite D., Anfuso G., Maanan M., Cultrone G., Vaccaro C. and Marrocchino E. The Coastal Sediment Provenance and Their Distribution in the Mediterranean Beaches of NW Morocco. Chapter in Volume “Sediment Fluxes in Coastal Areas” 10 Springer Science & Business Media Dordrecht 2015, 91 - 120; Print ISBN 978-94-017-9259-2; Online ISBN 978-94-017-9260-8.

21. Pepi S., Sansone L., Chicca M., Marrocchino E., Vaccaro C. Distribution of rare earth elements in soil and grape berries of Vitis vinifera cv. “Glera”. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 2016, 188, 477 - 486, ISSN: 0167-6369,

22. Casetta, F., Coltorti, M., Marrocchino, E. Petrological evolution of the Middle Triassic Predazzo Intrusive Complex, Italian Alps. International Geology Review. 2018, 60 (8), 977-997. . ISSN: 0020-6814. eISSN: 1938-2839.

23. Punturo R.; Ricchiuti C.; Rizzo M. and Marrocchino E. Mineralogical and Microstructural Features of Namibia Marbles: Insights about Tremolite Related to Natural Asbestos Occurrences. Fibers, 2019, Vol 7, Issue 4. DOI: 10.3390/fib7040031. ISSN 2079-6439.

24. Bergamaschi, Beatrice, Marzola, Laura, Radice, Matteo, Manfredini, Stefano, Baldini, Erika, Vicentini, Chiara Beatrice, Marrocchino, Elena, Molesini, Sonia, Ziosi, Paola, Vaccaro, Carmela, Vertuani, Silvia. Comparative Study of SPA Mud from "Bacino Idrominerario Omogeneo dei Colli Euganei (B.I.O.C.E.)-Italy and Industrially Optimized Mud for Skin Applications. Life, 2020, vol. 10, p. 78-95, ISSN: 2075-1729, doi: 10.3390/life10060078

25. Marrocchino E.*, Telloli C., Novara P., Vaccaro C. Petro-archaeometric characterization of historical mortars in the city of Ravenna (Italy). Proceeding of Imeko Tc-4 International Conference on Metrology for Archaeology and Cultural Heritage. 2020, Editore Athena SrL, 32-37.

26. Marrocchino, E.*, Telloli, C., Vaccaro, C. Microscopic and chemical characterization of metal slags found at the Porta Paola excavation in Ferrara. Proceeding of Imeko Tc-4 International Conference on Metrology for Archaeology and Cultural Heritage. 2020, Editore Athena SrL, 347-352.

27. Marrocchino E.*, Telloli C., Caraccio S., Guarnieri C., Vaccaro C. Medieval Glassworks in the City of Ferrara (North Eastern Italy): The Case Study of Piazza Municipale. Heritage 2020, 3 (3), 819-837

28. Marrocchino E.*, Telloli C., Pedrini M. and Vaccaro C. Natural Stones Used in the Orsi-Marconi Palace Façade (Bologna): A Petro-Mineralogical Characterization. Heritage 2020, 3(4), 1109-1123;

29. Marrocchino, E., Lattao, V., Eftekhari, N., Conte, A.M., Franceschini, S., Pepi, S., Rizzo, M., Vaccaro, C. Rationalist architecture in rural villages: petro-morphological characterization of natural asbestos fibers in decorative plasters used for artificial stones. Episodes, 2021, 43 (3), 893-908 ISSN: 0705-3797 .

30. Marrocchino E*, Telloli C, Faccia F, Rizzo A, Volpe L. Morphological and chemical analysis of Tremolite related to natural asbestos in the road paving. Episodes, 2021, 43 (3), 869-879 ISSN: 0705-3797,

31. Marrocchino Elena*, Telloli Chiara and Vaccaro Carmela. Geochemical and Mineralogical Characterization of Construction Materials from Historical Buildings of Ferrara (Italy). Geosciences, 2021, 11(1), 31; ISSN 2076-3263.

32. Eftekhari, N., Holakooei, P., Marrocchino, E., Vaccaro, C. To be or not to be local: a provenance study of archaeological ceramics from Shahr-i Sokhta, eastern Iran. Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences, 2021, 13 (4), Article number 68. ISSN 18669565, 18669557.

33. Marrocchino E.*, Telloli C., Aprile A. Capuani D., Malaguti D. & Vaccaro C. Case study on the mineralogical and petrophysical analysis of reinforced concrete slabs of a highway viaduct of the S.G.C. Orte-Ravenna. SN Applied Science 2021, 3, 623.

34. Marrocchino E.*, Telloli C., Cesarano M., Montuori M. Geochemical and Petrographic Characterization of Bricks and Mortars of the Parish Church Santa Maria in Padovetere (Comacchio, Ferrara, Italy). Minerals, 2021, 11, 530.

35. Marrocchino E.*, Telloli C., Rizzo A. Chemical Characterization of Particulate Matter in the Renaissance City of Ferrara. Geosciences, 2021, 11, 227. ISSN 2076-3263

36. Marrocchino E., Zanelli C.*, Guarini G., Dondi M. Recycling mining and construction wastes as temper in clay bricks. Applied Clay Science, 2021, 209, 106152.

39. Zanelli C., Marrocchino E.*, Guarini G., Toffano A., Vaccaro C., Dondi, M. Recycling Construction and Demolition Residues in Clay Bricks. Applied Science 2021, 11, 8918.

40. Telloli C., Aprile A., Marrocchino E*. Petrographic and Physical-Mechanical Investigation of Natural Aggregates for Concrete Mixtures. Materials 2021, 14, 5763. *Corresponding author and last author



1. Coltorti M., Marrocchino E.*, Visonà D. Triassic magmatism in the Southern Alps: the Predazzo intrusive complex (Trento, Italy)”, Plinus (supplemento italiano dell’European Journal of Mineralogy), 1999, 22, 107-108. *Correspondig author

2. Bianchini G., Marrocchino E., Vaccaro C. Petro-archeometric analysis of historical mortars from the church of St. Antonio in Polesine (Ferrara - Italy). Proceedings del Congresso internazionale "Quarry-Laboratory-Monument" – Pavia, 2000, 119-125. ISBN 88-7830-311-9.

3. Marrocchino E. Caratteri petrologici del complesso vulcano-plutonico di Predazzo (Trento). Tesi di Dottorato XIII Ciclo, 2001, promosso dalle Università di Modena e Ferrara.

4. Marrocchino E.* Petrology of Predazzo Plutonic complex (Trento, Italy). Plinus (supplemento italiano dell’European Journal of Mineralogy), 2002, 27, 100-102. ISSN 1120-317X *Correspondig author

5. Marrocchino E.*, Ballato P., Rapti-Caputo D., Vaccaro C. A multidisciplinary approach in the assessment of historical buildings decay: the Mesola Castle study case. Atti del III congresso nazionale di Archeometria, 2005, 79-86, Patron Ed., ISBN 88-555-2832-7. *Correspondig author

6. Nachite D., Amri I., Anfuso G., Bello E., Marrocchino E, Benavente, J., Vaccaro C. Geoquímica de los sedimentos de playas entre Fnideq y M'diq (Tetuán, NE de Marruecos). Geogaceta, 2005, 38, pp. 159-162. ISSN 0213-683X.

7. Toffano A., Marrocchino E., Vaccaro C. Caratterizzazione minerologica-petrografica. Il caso studio dell’impianto Fenza Daniela di Rovigo. Recycling - Demolizioni e riciclaggio, 2006, 10 (5), 101-106. ISSN 1593-2419.

8. Bianchini Gianluca, Ghetti Elena, Marrocchino Elena, Vaccaro Carmel. S. Antonio in Polesine, archeologia e storia di un monastero estense. Quaderni di Archeologia dell’Emilia- Romagna, a cura di Chiara Guarnieri. 2006, 12, 61-68. Ed. All’Insegna del Giglio s.a.s. ISBN 88-7814- 496-7.

9. Marrocchino E.*, Vaccaro C. Nuove osservazioni sulla caratterizzazione petrografica della serie stratigrafica di Isernia La Pineta. Preistoria in Molise. Gli insediamenti del territorio di Isernia. 2006 A cura di Carlo Peretto e Antonella Minelli. Centro Europeo di Ricerche Preistoriche. Collana "Ricerche" diretta da Carlo Peretto. Aracne Ed. ISBN 88-548-0742-7. *Correspondig author

10. Besco L., Marrocchino E.*, Vaccaro C., Bovolenta M.R. Caratterizzazione di PM nella Pianura Padana: Petrochimica e morfologia. Chimica e Ambiente, 2008, 122-127 ISSN 0009-4315  *Correspondig author

11. Marrocchino E.*, Tassinari R., Vaccaro C., Volpe L. Studio petroarcheometrico di pani metallici provenienti dallo scavo di Porta Paola. In Un approdo a Ferrara tra Medioevo ed Età Moderna: la barca di Porta Paola. A cura di Chiara Guarnieri. 2008, 97-102. ISBN 978-88-7849-030-7. *Correspondig author

12. Teruggi L.B., Sala S., Marrocchino E., Kristensen M. J, Caporali E., Vaccaro C., Casco M. A, Cefarelli A. Multidisciplinary study of Río Quequén Grande basin, Argentina. Acta Geologica Lilloana, Supplemento, 9th International Conference on Fluvial Sedimentology, San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina, 2009, 21, 62-63, ISSN 0567-7513.

13. Marrocchino E.*, Koulouris A. Recycled aggregates for concrete: production quality control. Atti dei seminari a cura di Luciano Morselli. Ecomondo 2009. ISBN 978-88-387-5360-1. *Correspondig author

14. Toffano A., Marrocchino E.*, Vaccaro C, Dondi M., Zanelli C. Caratterizzazione petrochimica e petrofisica di materiali inerti da costruzione e demolizione, per la preparazione di impasti ceramici. Atti dei seminari a cura di Luciano Morselli. Ecomondo 2009. ISBN 978-88-387- 5360-1. *Correspondig author

15. Ferioli, D.; Bartolomei, P.; Esposito, M.; Marrocchino, E.; Sansone, L.; Borgo, M.; Belfiore, N.; Tomasi, D.; Tassinari, R.; Vaccaro, C.; Niero, M.; Biondini, P. Uve e vini in vulcaniti basiche anorogeniche dei Lessini meridionali, impronta petrochimica e assimilazione di metalli pesanti. Proceedings VIII International Terroir Congress June 14th 18th, 2010 Soave (VR) Italy, Veneto Agricoltura, CRA-VIT, Session 4, 108-113; ISBN 978-88-97081-05-0.

16. Ferioli, D.; Marrocchino, E.; Bartolomei, P.; Tassinari, R.; Vaccaro, C.; Sansone, L.; Belfiore, N.; Sparacio, A. Sviluppo di una metodologia di tracciabilità e definizione dell’impronta petrochimica in suoli e vini della Sicilia occidentale nella piana di Marsala (TP). Proceedings VIII International Terroir Congress June 14th 18th, 2010 Soave (VR) Italy., Veneto Agricoltura, CRA-VIT, Session 5, 76-81; ISBN 978-88-97081-05-0.

17. Faccia, F. A.; Vaccaro, C.; Sansone, L.; Marrocchino, E.; Tassinari, R. Elementi in traccia e ultratraccia nell’uva: possibili applicazioni ai fini della tracciabilità geografica. Proceedings VIII International Terroir Congress June 14th 18th, 2010 Soave (VR) Italy., Veneto Agricoltura, CRA-VIT, session 5, 76-81; ISBN 978-88-97081-05-0

18. Ibhi A., Nachit H., Ait Touchnt A., Abia E.H., Vaccaro C., Marrocchino E. Nature of the upper mantle and metasomatic processes on Eastern Anti-Atlas Moroccan. Rendiconti Online Societa Geologica Italiana, 2010, 11, 95-96 ISSN: 2035-8008 Last author

19. Vaccaro C., Bertelli L., Tessari U., Tassinari R., Marrocchino E. Problematiche relative al monitoraggio dei sedimenti di zone lagunari e fondali acquatici. In: B. Molino, M.P. Moschetto, M. Salamone. Atti del Convegno “L'interrimento dei serbatoi artificiali - I sedimenti: un problema una risorsa” Ferrara, 18-19 ottobre 2010 - Quaderni CSEI Catania III 2011, 5, 21-44- ISSN 2038-5854; 551.353 Last author

20. Abu-Zeid N., Marrocchino E., Vaccaro C., Nieto D., Martinucci M. Geological and geophysical investigations of "site effects" due to liquefaction in Mirabello following the May 20th, 2012 Emilia Earthquake (Italy). Roma: Giuliano Ghisu In EAI - Energia Ambiente e Innovazione “Focus on The Pianura Padana Emiliana Earthquake” n. 4-5 luglio-ottobre 2012 Parte II, 39 - 46 ISSN 0100-6371.

21 Leis M., Marrocchino E., Vaccaro C., Volpe L. "Ricerche storiche e conservative del patrimonio rurale della provincia di Ferrara: il caso studio di villa La Mensa (Copparo, Ferrara). in Museologia Scientifica e Naturalistica - Annali dell'Università di Ferrara 2012, 8 (1) 91 - 98 ISSN 1824-2707

22. Telloli C., Fazzini M., Tassinari R., Marrocchino E., Vaccaro C. Monitoring of Solid Particulate Airborne Samples from Mountain Snow in Some Sites of the Alps, Italy. International Journal of Geosciences, 2013, 4 (4) 711-723; Scientific Research Publishing ; ISSN: 2156-8359

23. Telloli C., Coren F., Marrocchino E., Vaccaro C. Vertical Profiles of Airborne PM in Po Valley During Wheat Harvest Activities. Advances in Natural Science, 2013, 6, 1715-7862;

24. Telloli C., Rizzo A., Bertelli L., Bartolomei P., Marrocchino E. and Vaccaro C. Evaluation of The Radionuclide Concentration in The Sediments of The Sacca Di Goro (Italy). Environmental Analysis and Ecology studies 2018 4 (5). EAES.000598.

25. Marrocchino, E.*, Eftekhari, N., and Vaccaro, C. Degradation of concrete with glass enriched recycled aggregate used to flooring an industrial warehouse in Italy, EGU General Assembly 2020, Online, 4–8 May, EGU2020-13887,, 2020. *Corresponding author

26. Zarlenga F., Marrocchino E., Vaccaro C. Le ricerche sulle sabbie pesanti della piana alluvionale del Fiume Zambesi (Repubblica del Mozambico). Potenzialità minerarie e valutazione economica. Geologia dell’ambiente, 2020, 4, 7-15.

27. Marrocchino, E.*, Di Sarcina, S., Ragazzi, C., and Vaccaro, C. 2021. Relation among geochemical elements in soil and red chicory as a tool for geographical origin identification., EGU General Assembly 2021, online, 19–30 Apr, EGU21-15266, *Corresponding author

28. Vaccaro, C., Faccia, F. A., Sansone, L., and Marrocchino, E*. 2021.  Geographical traceability in grapes: possible applications of trace and ultratrace elements, EGU General Assembly 2021, online, 19–30 Apr, EGU21-11922,

29. Marrocchino E.*, Telloli C., Leis M., Vaccaro, C. Geochemical-Microscopical Characterization of the Deterioration of Stone Surfaces in the Cloister of Santa Maria in Vado (Ferrara, Italy). Heritage 2021, 4, 2996-3008. *Corresponding author and First author

30. Sardella A., Canevarolo S., Marrocchino E., Tittarelli F., Bonazza, A. Investigation of Building Materials Belonging to the Ruins of the Tsogt Palace in Mongolia. 2021, 4, 2494-2514.