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Noted Papers

American Mineralogist      Vol. 102, no. 8   August 2017

How many boron minerals occur in Earth’s upper crust?
Edward S. Grew, Grethe Hystad, Robert M. Hazen, Sergey V. Krivovichev, and Liudmila A. Gorelova
Item #AM-17-85897
Appendix Tables 1–3 zipped

Network analysis of mineralogical systems
Shaunna M. Morrison, Chao Liu, Ahmed Eleish, Anirudh Prabhu, Congrui Li, Jolyon Ralph, Robert T. Downs, Joshua J. Golden, Peter Fox, Daniel R. Hummer, Michael B. Meyer, and Robert M. Hazen
Item #AM-17-86104
Supplemental Material zipped

Geochemistry of the Cretaceous Kaskanak Batholith and genesis of the Pebble porphyry Cu-Au-Mo deposit, Southwest Alaska
Nansen H. Olson, John H. Dilles, Adam J.R. Kent, and James R. Lang
Item #AM-17-86053
Tables 3 and 4 and Supplemental Appendices zipped

Physicochemical controls on bismuth mineralization: An example from Moutoulas, Serifos Island, Cyclades, Greece
Michalis Fitros, Stylianos F. Tombros, Anthony E. Williams-Jones, Basilios Tsikouras, Eleni Koutsopoulou, and Konstantin Hatzipanagiotou
Item #AM-17-86125
Supplemental Material zipped

An ab-initio study of the energetics and geometry of sulfide, sulfite, and sulfate incorporation into apatite: The thermodynamic basis for using this system as an oxybarometer
YoungJae Kim, Brian Konecke, Adrian Fiege, Adam Simon, and Udo Becker
Item #AM-17-86044
Tables 3 and 4, and Supplemental Material zipped

Nitrides and carbonitrides from the lowermost mantle and their importance in the search for Earth’s “lost” nitrogen
Felix Kaminsky and Richard Wirth
Item #AM-17-86101
Supplemental Material zipped

Accounting for the species-dependence of the 3500 cm–1 H2Ot infrared molar absorptivity coefficient: Implications for hydrated volcanic glasses
Iona M. McIntosh, Alexander R.L. Nichols, Kenichiro Tani, and Edward W. Llewellin
Item #AM-17-85952
Supplemental Material zipped

A finite strain approach to thermal expansivity’s pressure dependence
George Helffrich
Item #AM-17-86007
Appendix zipped

Single-crystal equations of state of magnesiowüstite at high pressures
Gregory J. Finkelstein, Jennifer M. Jackson, Wolfgang Sturhahn, Dongzhou Zhang, E. Ercan Alp, and Thomas S. Toellner
Item #AM-17-85966
Supplemental Material and Table 2 zipped

Reconstructive phase transitions induced by temperature in gmelinite-Na zeolite
Alberto Alberti, Giuseppe Cruciani, and Annalisa Martucci
Item #AM-17-85910
CIF and Supplemental Material and Tables zipped

How to facet gem-quality chrysoberyl: Clues from the relationship between color and pleochroism, with spectroscopic analysis and colorimetric parameters
Ziyin Sun, Aaron C. Palke, Jonathan Muyal, and Robison McMurtry
Item #AM-17-86011
Supplemental Material zipped

Mn-Fe systematics in major planetary body reservoirs in the solar system and the positioning of the Angrite Parent Body: A crystal-chemical perspective
James J. Papike, Paul V. Burger, Aaron S. Bell, and Charles K. Shearer
Item #AM-17-86112
Supplemental Material zipped

Dolomite-IV: Candidate structure for a carbonate in the Earth’s lower mantle
Marco Merlini, Valerio Cerantola, G. Diego Gatta, Mauro Gemmi, Michael Hanfland, Ilya Kupenko, Paolo Lotti, Harald Müller, and Li Zhang
Item #AM-17-86161
CIF and Supplemental Material zipped