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Title Authors Future DOI PIP
Carbonation and the Urey ReactionLouise H. Kellogg, Harsha Lokavarapu, and Donald L. Turcotte10.2138/am-2019-6880link
Cation ordering, valence states and symmetry breaking in the crystal-chemically complex mineral chevkinite-(Ce). Recrystallization, transformation and metamict states in chevkiniteMarcin Stachowicz, Mark D. Welch, Bogusław Bagiński, Pavel M. Kartashov, Ray Macdonald, and Krzysztof Woźniak10.2138/am-2019-6458link
Discrete Zr and REE mineralization of the Baerzhe rare-metal deposit, ChinaKunfeng Qiu, Haocheng Yu, Mingqian Wu, Jianzhen Geng, Xiangkun Ge, Zongyang Gou, and Ryan D. Taylor10.2138/am-2019-6890link
High Pressure Raman and Nd3+ Luminescence Spectroscopy of Bastnäsite-(REE)CO3FC. E. Vennari and Q. Williams10.2138/am-2019-7011link
Interdiffusion of major elements at 1 atmosphere between natural shoshonitic and rhyolitic meltsDiego Gonzalez-Garcia, Francesco Vetere, Harald Behrens, Maurizio Petrelli, Daniele Morgavi, and Diego Perugini10.2138/am-2019-6997link
Precipitates of α-cristobalite and silicate glass in UHP clinopyroxene from a Bohemian Massif eclogiteTina R. Hill, Hiromi Konishi1, Franklin Hobbs, Seungyeol Lee, and Huifang Xu10.2138/am-2019-6773link
Analyst and etching protocol effects on the reproducibility of apatite confined fission-track length measurement, and ambient-temperature annealing at decadal time scalesMurat T. Tamer, Ling Chung, Richard A. Ketcham, and Andrew J.W. Gleadow10.2138/am-2019-7046link
Factors controlling the crystal morphology and chemistry of garnet in skarn deposits: a case study from the Cuihongshan polymetallic deposit, Lesser Xing’an Range, NE ChinaXianghui Fei, Zhaochong Zhang, Zhiguo Cheng, and M. Santosh10.2138/am-2019-6968link
Gasparite-(La), La(AsO4), a new mineral from Mn ores of the Ushkatyn-III deposit, Central Kazakhstan and metamorphic rocks of the Wanni glacier, SwitzerlandOleg S. Vereshchagin, Sergey N. Britvin, Elena N. Perova, Aleksey I. Brusnitsyn, Yury S. Polekhovsky, Vladimir V. Shilovskikh, Vladimir N. Bocharov, Ate van der Burgt, Stéphane Cuchet, and Nicolas Meisser10.2138/am-2019-7028link
Identification of interstratified mica or pyrophyllite monolayers within chlorite using advanced scanning/transmission electron microscopyGuanyu Wang, Hejing Wang, and Jianguo Wen10.2138/am-2019-7074link
Edscottite, Fe5C2, a new iron carbide mineral from the Ni-rich Wedderburn IAB iron meteoriteChi Ma and Alan E. Rubin10.2138/am-2019-7102link
Goldschmidtite, (K,REE,Sr)(Nb,Cr)O3: a new perovskite supergroup mineral found in diamond from Koffiefontein, South AfricaNicole A. Meyer, Michelle D. Wenz, James P. S. Walsh, Steven D. Jacobsen, Andrew J. Locock, and Jeffrey W. Harris10.2138/am-2019-6937link
The stability of Fe5O6 and Fe4O5 at high pressure and temperatureKoutaro Hikosaka, Ryosuke Sinmyo, Kei Hirose, Takayuki Ishii, and Yasuo Ohishi10.2138/am-2019-7097link
U, Th and K partitioning between metal, silicate and sulfide and implications for Mercury's structure, volatile content and radioactive heat productionAsmaa Boujibar, Mya Habermann, Kevin Righter, D. Kent Ross, Kellye Pando, Minako Righter, Bethany A. Chidester, and Lisa R. Danielson10.2138/am-2019-7000link
Hydrous LABZ Beneath a Subduction Zone was Reconstructed for the First TimeEiichi Takahashi10.2138/am-2019-7113link
Identification of the Occurrence of Minor Elements in the Structure of Diatomaceous Opal Using FIB and TEM-EDSPeng Yuan, Dong Liu, Junming Zhou, Qian Tian, Yaran Song, Huihuang Wei, Shun Wang, Jieyu Zhou, Liangliang Deng, and Peixin Du10.2138/am-2019-6917link
Pyrite trace element and sulphur isotope geochemistry of Paleo-Mesoproterozoic McArthur Basin: Proxy for Oxidative weatheringIndrani Mukherjee, Ross R Large, Stuart Bull, Daniel G Gregory, Aleksandr S. Stepanov, Janaína Ávila, Trevor. R. Ireland, and Ross Corkrey10.2138/am-2019-6873link
Seeking the most hydrous, primitive arc melts: The glass is half fullMatthew Steele-MacInnis10.2138/am-2019-7124link
Valleyite: A new magnetic mineral with the sodalite-type structureHuifang Xu, Seungyeol Lee, Hongwu Xu, Ryan Jacobs, and Dane Morgan10.2138/am-2019-6856link
High-Pressure Phase and Elasticity of Ammonia HydrateXinyang Li, Weigang Shi, Xiaodi Liu, Zhu Mao10.2138/am-2019-7057link
Reconstruction of the lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary zone beneath Ichinomegata maar, Northeast Japan, by geobarometry of spinel peridotite xenolithsYuto Sato and Kazuhito Ozawa10.2138/am-2019-6858link
Compressional behavior and spin state of δ-(Al,Fe) OOH at high pressuresItaru Ohira, Jennifer M. Jackson, Natalia V. Solomatova, Wolfgang Sturhahn, Gregory J. Finkelstein, Seiji Kamada, Takaaki Kawazoe, Fumiya Maeda, Naohisa Hirao, Satoshi Nakano, Thomas S. Toellner, Akio Suzuki, and Eiji Ohtani10.2138/am-2019-6913link
Nixonite, Na2Ti6O13, a new mineral from a metasomatized mantle garnet pyroxenite from the western Rae Craton, Darby kimberlite field, CanadaChiara Anzolini, Fei Wang, Garrett A. Harris, Andrew J. Locock, Dongzhou Zhang, Fabrizio Nestola, Luca Peruzzo, Steven D. Jacobsen, and D. Graham Pearson10.2138/am-2019-7023link
Epidote spherulites and radial euhedral epidote aggregates in a metavolcanic breccia in the Dabie UHP metamorphic belt (China): implication for dynamic metamorphismAn-Ping Chen, Jian-Jun Yang, Da-Lai Zhong, Yong-Hong Shi, and Jing-Bo Liu10.2138/am-2019-6980link
Melting temperature depression due to electronic spin transition of ironJie Deng and Kanani K. M. Lee10.2138/am-2019-6948link
Pressure-induced velocity softening in natural orthopyroxene at mantle temperatureSiheng Wang, Ting Chen, Nao Cai, Xintong Qi, Adrian Fiege, Robert C. Liebermann, and Baosheng Li10.2138/am-2019-6935link
The role of mineral nanoparticles at a fluid-magnetite interface: Implications for trace-element uptake in hydrothermal systemsShuo Yin, Richard Wirth, Changqian Ma, and Jiannan Xu10.2138/am-2019-6996link
Formation of saponite by hydrothermal alteration of metal oxides: implication for the rarity of hydrotalciteQi Tao, Qingjin Zeng, Manyou Chen, Hongping He, and Sridhar Komarneni10.2138/am-2019-7043link
Monazite and xenotime solubility in hydrous, boron-bearing rhyolitic meltMonika K. Rusiecka and Don R. Baker10.2138/am-2019-6931link
Near end-member shenzhuangite, NiFeS2, found in Muong Nong-type tektites from LaosŠárka Křížová, Roman Skála, Patricie Halodová, Karel Žák, and Lukáš Ackerman10.2138/am-2019-6930link
Solving the Iron Quantification Problem in Low kV EPMA: An essential step toward improved analytical spatial resolution in electron probe microanalysis. I. OlivinesAurélien Moy, John Fournelle, and Anette von der Handt10.2138/am-2019-6865link
An Analysis of the Magnetic Behavior of Olivine and Garnet Substitutional Solid SolutionsCharles A. Geiger, Michael Grodzicki, and Edgar Dachs10.2138/am-2019-6839CCBYNCNDlink
Experimental investigation of FeCO3 (siderite) stability in Earth’s lower mantle using XANES spectroscopyValerio Cerantola, Max Wilke, Innokenty Kantor, Leyla Ismailova, Ilya Kupenko, Catherine McCammon, Sakura Pascarelli, and Leonid S. Dubrovinsky10.2138/am-2019-6428link
Transition metals in komatiitic olivine: Proxies for mantle composition, redox conditions, and sulfide mineralization potential Marek Locmelis, Ricardo D. Arevalo Jr, Igor S. Puchtel, Marco L. Fiorentini, and Euan G. Nisbet10.2138/am-2019-6914link