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Noted Papers

American Mineralogist - July 2014 Data

1206   Dissolution rates of amorphous Al- and Fe-phosphates and their relevance to phosphate mobility on Mars
Valerie M. Tu, Elisabeth M. Hausrath, Oliver Tschauner, Valentin Iota and Gerald W. Egeland
Item #AM-14-716

Appendix Tables.

1221   Synthesis and characterization of the Mars-relevant phosphate minerals Fe- and Mg-whitlockite and merrillite and a possible mechanism that maintains charge balance during whitlockite to merrillite transformation
Christopher T. Adcock, Elisabeth M. Hausrath, Paul M. Forster, Oliver Tschauner and Kirellos J. Sefein
Item #AM-14-705

Appendices, CIF.

1248   Pressure-volume equation of state for chromite and magnesiochromite: A single-crystal X-ray diffraction investigation
Fabrizio Nestola, Benedetta Periotto, Giovanni B. Andreozzi, Enrico Bruschini and Ferdinando Bosi
Item #AM-14-707


1284   Pluton assembly and the genesis of granitic magmas: Insights from the GIC pluton in cross section, Sierra Nevada Batholith, California
Keith D. Putirka, Joe Canchola, Jeffrey Rash, Oscar Smith, Gerardo Torrez, Scott R. Paterson and Mihai N. Ducea
Item #AM-14-710


1304   First-principles molecular dynamics simulations of MgSiO3 glass: Structure, density, and elasticity at high pressure
Dipta B. Ghosh, Bijaya B. Karki and Lars Stixrude
Item #AM-14-715

Supplemental document.

1335   Visible and short-wave infrared reflectance spectroscopy of REE fluorocarbonates
David J. Turner, Benoit Rivard and Lee A. Groat
Item #AM-14-714

Data set.

1347   Volatile abundances of coexisting merrillite and apatite in the martian meteorite Shergotty: Implications for merrillite in hydrous magmas
Francis M. McCubbin, Charles K. Shearer, Paul V. Burger, Erik H. Hauri, Jianhua Wang, Stephen M. Elardo and James J. Papike
Item #AM-14-708

Supplementary Table 1.

1355   Sb5+ and Sb3+ substitution in segnitite: A new sink for As and Sb in the environment and implications for acid mine drainage
Stuart J. Mills, Barbara Etschmann, Anthony R. Kampf, Glenn Poirier and Matthew Newville
Item #AM-14-701


1360   First-principles elasticity of monocarboaluminate hydrates
Juhyuk Moon, Seyoon Yoon, Renata M. Wentzcovitch and Paulo J.M. Monteiro
Item #AM-14-703

Tables and CIF.

1369   Substitution of Ti3+ and Ti4+ in hibonite (CaAl12O19)
Patricia M. Doyle, Paul F. Schofield, Andrew J. Berry, Andrew M. Walker and Kevin S. Knight
Item #AM-14-702


1404   XANES measurements of Cr valence in olivine and their applications to planetary basalts
Aaron S. Bell, Paul V. Burger, Loan Le, Charles K. Shearer, James J. Papike, Steve R. Sutton, Matthew Newville and John Jones
Item #AM-14-704


1413   Z-contrast imaging and ab initio study on “d” superstructure in sedimentary dolomite
Zhizhang Shen, Hiromi Konishi, Izabela Szlufarska, Philip E. Brown and Huifang Xu
Item #AM-14-717

CIF and Supplementary Data.

1449   Ab initio thermodynamic and thermophysical properties of sapphirine end-members in the join Mg4Al8Si2O20-Mg3Al10SiO20
Donato Belmonte, Giulio Ottonello and Marino Vetuschi Zuccolini
Item #AM-14-711


1462   The relation between Li ↔ Na substitution and hydrogen bonding in five-periodic single-chain silicates nambulite and marsturite: A single-crystal X-ray study
Mariko Nagashima, Thomas Armbruster, Uwe Kolitsch and Thomas Pettke
Item #AM-14-709

Tables 2, 4, and 5; CIF.

1471   Natural analogs of belite sulfoaluminate cement clinkers from Negev Desert, Israel
Ella V. Sokol, Svetlana N. Kokh, Yevgeny Vapnik, Vincent Thiéry and Sophia A. Korzhova
Item #AM-14-706

Supplemental Material.

1500   The 2H and 3R polytypes of sabieite, NH4Fe3+(SO4)2, from a natural fire in an oil-bearing shale near Milan, Ohio
Anthony R. Kampf, R. Peter Richards and Barbara P. Nash
Item #AM-14-712


1507   Te-rich raspite, Pb(W0.56Te0.44)O4, from Tombstone, Arizona, U.S.A.: The first natural example of Te6+ substitution for W6+
Marcelo B. Andrade, Hexiong Yang, Robert T. Downs, Robert A. Jenkins and Isabel Fay   
Item #AM-14-713