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A vibrational spectroscopic study of kernite to 25 GPa: implications for the high-pressure stability of borate polyhedraMarcus Silva, Earl F. O'Bannon III, and Quentin Williams10.2138/am-2018-6253link
The effects of ferromagnetism and interstitial hydrogen on the equation of states of hcp and dhcp FeHx: Implications for the Earth’s inner core ageHitoshi Gomi, Yingwei Fei, and Takashi Yoshino10.2138/am-2018-6295link
Fe-kaolinite in granite saprolite beneath sedimentary kaolin deposits: a mode of Fe substitution for Al in kaoliniteMayumi Jige, Tetsuichi Takagi, Yoshio Takahashi, Minako Kurisu, Yuki Tsunazawa, Kazuya Morimoto, Mihoko Hoshino, and Katsuhiro Tsukimura10.2138/am-2018-6478link
Kalistrontite, its occurrence, structure, genesis and significance for the evolution of potash deposits in North Yorkshire, UKSimon J. Kemp, Jeremy C. Rushton, Matthew S.A. Horstwood, and Gwilherm Nénert10.2138/am-2018-6194link
Effect of alkalinity on sulfur concentration at sulfide saturation in hydrous basaltic andesite to shoshonite melts at 1270 ºC and 1 GPaRameses J. D’Souza and Dante Canil10.2138/am-2018-6404link
Experimental investigation of basalt and peridotite oxybarometers: implications for spinel thermodynamic models and Fe3+ compatibility during generation of upper mantle meltsFred A Davis and Elizabeth Cottrell10.2138/am-2018-6280link
On the relative timing of listwaenite formation and chromian spinel equilibration in serpentinitesHisham A. Gahlan, Mokhles K. Azer, and Paul D. Asimow10.2138/am-2018-6473link
Redox-Induced Nucleation and Growth of Goethite on Synthetic Hematite NanoparticlesJeanette L. Voelz, William A. Arnold, and R. Lee Penn10.2138/am-2018-6342link
Analysis and visualization of vanadium mineral diversity and distributionChao Liu, Ahmed Eleish, Grethe Hystad, Joshua J. Golden, Robert T. Downs, Shaunna M. Morrison, Daniel R. Hummer, Jolyon P. Ralph, Peter Fox, and Robert M. Hazen10.2138/am-2018-6274link
Gypsum, bassanite, and anhydrite at Gale crater, MarsDavid T. Vaniman, Germán M. Martínez, Elizabeth B. Rampe, Thomas F. Bristow, David F. Blake, Albert S. Yen, Douglas W. Ming, William Rapin, Pierre-Yves Meslin, John Michael Morookian, Robert T. Downs, Steve J. Chipera, Richard V. Morris, Shaunna M. Morrison, Allan H. Treiman, Cherie N. Achilles, Kevin Robertson, John P. Grotzinger, Robert M. Hazen, Roger C. Wiens, and Dawn Y. Sumner10.2138/am-2018-6346link
UHP Ti-chondrodite in the Zermatt-Saas serpentinite: constraints on a new tectonic scenarioPietro Luoni, Gisella Rebay, Maria Iole Spalla, and Davide Zanoni10.2138/am-2018-6460link
Pressure, Sulfur and Metal-Silicate Partitioning: The Effect of Sulfur Species on the Parameterization of Experimental ResultsNeil R Bennett and Yingwei Fei10.2138/am-2018-6282link
Al diffusion in quartzNicholas D. Tailby, Daniele J. Cherniak, and E. Bruce Watson10.2138/am-2018-5613link
Immiscible sulfide melts in primitive oceanic magmas: evidence and implications from picrite lavas (Eastern Kamchatka, Russia)Dmitry P. Savelyev, Vadim S. Kamenetsky, Leonid V. Danyushevsky, Roman E. Botcharnikov, Maya B. Kamenetsky, Jung-Woo Park, Maxim V. Portnyagin, Paul Olin, Stepan P. Krasheninnikov, Folkmar Hauff, and Michael E. Zelenski10.2138/am-2018-6352link
Non-hydrostatic stress field orientation inferred from orthopyroxene (Pbca) to low-clinoenstatite (P21/c) inversion in partially dehydrated serpentinitesMaxime Clément, José Alberto Padrόn-Navarta, Andréa Tommasi, and David Mainprice10.2138/am-2018-6362link
Single-Crystal Elastic Properties of Minerals and Related Materials with Cubic SymmetryThomas S. Duffy10.2138/am-2018-6285link
Sodium amphibole in the post-glaucophane high-pressure domain: the role of eckermanniteHarriet Howe, Alison R. Pawley, and Mark D. Welch10.2138/am-2018-6399link
Temperature dependence of Raman shifts and linewidths for Q0 and Q2 crystals of silicates, phosphates and sulfatesH. Wayne Nesbitt, G. Michael Bancroft, and Grant S. Henderson10.2138/am-2018-6314link
Ascent rates of rhyolitic magma at the onset of three caldera-forming eruptionsMadison L. Myers, Paul J. Wallace, Colin J.N. Wilson, James M. Watkins, and Yang Liu10.2138/am-2018-6225link
Snapshots of primitive arc magma evolution recorded by clinopyroxene textural and compositional variations: The case of hybrid crystal-rich enclaves from Capo Marargiu Volcanic District (Sardinia, Italy)Vanni Tecchiato, Mario Gaeta, Silvio Mollo, Olivier Bachmann, Albrecht von Quadt, and Piergiorgio Scarlato10.2138/am-2018-6446link
Isotopic signature of core-derived SiO2George Helffrich, Anat Shahar, and Kei Hirose10.2138/am-2018-6482CCBYNCNDlink
Petrogenesis of martian sulfides in the chassigny meteoriteJean-Pierre Lorand, Sylvain Pont, Vincent Chevrier, Ambre Luguet, Brigitte Zanda, and Roger Hewins10.2138/am-2018-6334link
Quantitative determination of Al/Si order in sillimanite by high angular resolution electron channeling X-ray spectroscopyYohei Igami, Takahiro Kuribayashi, and Akira Miyake10.2138/am-2018-6351link
Visible and short wave infrared reflectance spectroscopy of selected REE-bearing silicate mineralsDavid J. Turner, Benoit Rivard, and Lee A. Groat10.2138/am-2018-6195link
Why natural monazite never becomes amorphous: experimental evidence for alpha selfhealingAnne-Magali Seydoux-Guillaume, Xavier Deschanels, Cédric Baumier, Stefan Neumeier, William John Weber, and Sylvain Peuget10.2138/am-2018-6447link
Biosilica as a Source for Inspiration in Biological Materials ScienceMarcin Wysokowski, Teofil Jesionowski, and Hermann Ehrlich10.2138/am-2018-6429link
Equations of state and phase boundary for stishovite and CaCl2-type SiO2Rebecca A. Fischer, Andrew J. Campbell, Bethany A. Chidester, Daniel M. Reaman, Elizabeth C. Thompson, Jeffrey S. Pigott, Vitali B. Prakapenka, and Jesse S. Smith10.2138/am-2018-6267link
Insight on gem opal formation in volcanic ash deposits from a supereruption: a case study through oxygen and hydrogen isotopic composition of opals from Lake Tecopa, California, USA.Erwan Martin and Eloïse Gaillou10.2138/am-2018-6131link
Revisiting the crystal structure of dickite: X-ray diffraction, solid-state NMR and DFT calculations studyJoão Rocha, Filipe A. Almeida Paz, Mariana Sardo, and Luís Mafra10.2138/am-2018-6294link
Temperature and pressure effects on the partitioning of V and Sc between clinopyroxene and silicate melt: Implications for mantle oxygen fugacityYuan Li10.2138/am-2018-6464link
Crystallography on Mars – Curiosity’s Bragging rightMichael A. Velbel10.2138/am-2018-6468CCBYNCNDlink
High-pressure phase behavior and equations of state of ThO2 polymorphsBethany A. Chidester, Olivia S. Pardo, Rebecca A. Fischer, Elizabeth C. Thompson, Dion L. Heinz, Clemens Prescher, Vitali B. Prakapenka, and Andrew J. Campbell10.2138/am-2018-6212link
Mafic inputs into the rhyolitic magmatic system of the 2.08 Ma Huckleberry Ridge eruption, YellowstoneElliot J. Swallow, Colin J.N. Wilson, Bruce L.A. Charlier, and John A. Gamble10.2138/am-2018-6273link
Towards the wider application of 29Si NMR spectroscopy to paramagnetic transition metal silicate minerals and glasses, 2: Fe(II), Co(II), and Ni(II) silicatesJonathan F. Stebbins, Ryan J. McCarty, and Aaron C. Palke10.2138/am-2018-6370link
Anisotropic growth of olivine during crystallization in basalts from Hawaii: Implications for olivine fabric developmentDa-Peng Wen, Yong-Feng Wang, Jun-Feng Zhang, and Zhen-Min Jin10.2138/am-2018-6174link
Surface-modified phillipsite-rich tuff from the Campania region (southern Italy) as a promising drug carrier: An Ibuprofen sodium salt trialMariano Mercurio, Francesco Izzo, Alessio Langella, Celestino Grifa Chiara Germinario, Aleksandra Daković, Paolo Aprea, Rossana Pasquino, Piergiulio Cappelletti, Fabio Sossio Graziano, and Bruno de Gennaro10.2138/am-2018-6328link
Ab initio study of water speciation in forsterite: importance of the entropic effectTian Qin, Renata M. Wentzcovitch, Koichiro Umemoto, Marc M. Hirschmann, and David L. Kohlstedt10.2138/am-2018-6262link
Formation of dolomite catalyzed by sulfate-driven anaerobic oxidation of methane: Mineralogical and geochemical evidence from the northern South China SeaYang Lu, Xiaoming Sun, Huifang Xu, Hiromi Konishi, Zhiyong Lin Xu, Tingting Chen, Xinrong Hao, Hongfeng Lu, and Jörn Peckmann10.2138/am-2018-6226link
Structure of low-order hemimorphite produced in a Zn-rich environment by cyanobacterium Leptolingbya frigidaDaniela Medas, Carlo Meneghini, Francesca Podda, Costantino Floris, Mariano Casu, Maria Antonietta Casu, Elodia Musu, and Giovanni De Giudici10.2138/am-2018-6128link
3D distribution of primary melt inclusions in garnets by X-ray microtomographyMatteo Parisatto, Alice Turina, Giuseppe Cruciani, Lucia Mancini, Luca Peruzzo, and Bernardo Cesare10.2138/am-2018-6216CCBYNCNDlink
A Mössbauer-based XANES calibration for hydrous basalt glasses reveals radiation-induced oxidation of FeElizabeth Cottrell, Antonio Lanzirotti, Bjorn Mysen, Suzanne Birner, Katherine A. Kelley, Roman Botcharnikov, Fredrick A. Davis, and Matthew Newville10.2138/am-2018-6268link
Crystal chemistry of martian minerals from Bradbury Landing through Naukluft Plateau, Gale crater, MarsShaunna M. Morrison, Robert T. Downs, David F. Blake, David T. Vaniman, Douglas W. Ming, Robert M. Hazen, Allan H. Treiman, Cherie N. Achilles, Albert S. Yen, Richard V. Morris, Elizabeth B. Rampe, Thomas F. Bristow, Steve J. Chipera, Philippe C. Sarrazin, Ralf Gellert, Kim V. Fendrich, John Michael Morookian, Jack D. Farmer, David J. Des Marais, and Patricia I. Craig10.2138/am-2018-6124link
Relationships between unit-cell parameters and composition for 2 rock-forming minerals on Earth, Mars, and other extraterrestrial bodiesShaunna M. Morrison, Robert T. Downs, David F. Blake, Anirudh Prabhu, Ahmed Eleish, David T. Vaniman, Douglas W. Ming, Elizabeth B. Rampe, Robert M. Hazen, Cherie N. Achilles, Allan H. Treiman, Albert S. Yen, Richard V. Morris, Thomas F. Bristow, Steve J. Chipera, Philippe C. Sarrazin, Kim V. Fendrich, John Michael Morookian, Jack D. Farmer, David J. Des Marais, and Patricia I. Craig10.2138/am-2018-6123link
IR Spectroscopy and OH- in Silicate Garnet: The Long Quest to Document the Hydrogarnet SubstitutionCharles A. Geiger and George R. Rossman10.2138/am-2018-6160CCBYlink
Macroscopic electrostatic effects in ATR-FTIR spectra of modern and archeological bonesJulie Aufort, Matthieu Lebon, Xavier Gallet, Loïc Ségalen, Christel Gervais , Christian Brouder, and Etienne Balan10.2138/am-2018-6320CCBYNCNDlink
First measurements of OH-C exchange and temperature-dependent partitioning of OH and halogens in the system apatite – silicate meltJenny Riker, Madeleine C.S. Humphreys, Richard A. Brooker, Jan C.M. De Hoog, and EIMF10.2138/am-2018-6187CCBYlink
Crystallization of groundmass nanolites in the 2011 Shinmoedake eruptionMayumi Mujin, Michihiko Nakamura, and Akira Miyake10.2138/am-2017-6052CCBYNCNDlink
Protoenstatite: A new mineral in Oregon sunstones with “watermelon” colorsHuifang Xu, Tina R. Hill, Hiromi Konishi, and Gabriela Farfan10.2138/am-2017-6186link
Continuous mush disaggregation during the long-lasting Laki fissure eruption, IcelandDavid A. Neave, Iris Buisman, and John Maclennan10.2138/am-2017-6015CCBYlink