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American Mineralogist      Vol. 102, no. 10   October 2017

Thermodynamic characterization of synthetic autunite
Ewa A. Dzik, Haylie L. Lobeck, Lei Zhang, and Peter C. Burns
Item #AM-17-106109
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The crystal structure of turneaureite, Ca5(AsO4)3Cl, the arsenate analog of chlorapatite, and its relationships with the arsenate apatites johnbaumite and svabite
Cristian Biagioni, Ferdinando Bosi, Ulf Hålenius, and Marco Pasero
Item #AM-17-106041
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Cu-Mo partitioning between felsic melts and saline-aqueous fluids as a function of XNaCleq, fo2, and fs2
Brian C. Tattitch and Jon D. Blundy
Item #AM-17-105998
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Continuous mush disaggregation during the long-lasting Laki fissure eruption, Iceland
David A. Neave, Iris Buisman, and John Maclennan
Item #AM-17-106015
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A new hydrothermal moissanite cell apparatus for optical in-situ observations at high pressure and high temperature, with applications to bubble nucleation in silicate melts
Matteo Masotta and Hans Keppler
Item #AM-17-106093
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Experimental and thermodynamic investigations on the stability of Mg14Si5O24 anhydrous phase B with relevance to Mg2SiO4 forsterite, wadsleyite, and ringwoodite
Hiroshi Kojitani, Saki Terata, Maki Ohsawa, Daisuke Mori, Yoshiyuki Inaguma, and Masaki Akaogi
Item #AM-17-106115
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Model for the origin, ascent, and eruption of lunar picritic magmas
Malcolm J. Rutherford, James W. Head, Alberto E. Saal, Erik Hauri, and Lionel Wilson
Item #AM-17-105994
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Phase relations of Fe-Mg spinels including new high-pressure post-spinel phases and implications for natural samples
Laura Uenver-Thiele, Alan B. Woodland, Tiziana Boffa Ballaran, Nobuyoshi Miyajima, and Dan J. Frost
Item #AM-17-106119
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A Raman calibration for the quantification of SO42– groups dissolved in silicate glasses: Application to natural melt inclusions
Yann Morizet, Emanuela Gennaro, Sébastien Jego, Zoltan Zajacz, Giada Iacono-Marziano, Michel Pichavant, Ida Di Carlo, Clément Ferraina, and Priscille Lesne
Item #AM-17-106100
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The system fayalite-albite-anorthite and the syenite problem
S.A. Morse and J.B. Brady
Item #AM-17-105762
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Kiglapait mineralogy V: Feldspars in a hot, dry magma
S.A. Morse
Item #AM-17-106098
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Orientation of exsolution lamellae in mantle xenolith pyroxenes and implications for calculating exsolution pressures
Shan-Rong Zhao, Ge-Ge Zhang, Hui Sun, Roger Mason, and Xu He
Item #AM-17-106009
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A shallow origin of so-called ultrahigh-pressure chromitites, based on single-crystal X-ray structure analysis of the high-pressure Mg2Cr2O5 phase, with modified ludwigite-type structure
Takayuki Ishii, Noriyoshi Tsujino, Hidekazu Arii, Kiyoshi Fujino, Nobuyoshi Miyajima, Hiroshi Kojitani, Takehiro Kunimoto, and Masaki Akaogi
Item #AM-17-106050
Tables 2 and 3; CIF zipped

Biologically mediated crystallization of buddingtonite in the Paleoproterozoic: Organic-igneous interactions from the Volyn pegmatite, Ukraine
Gerhard Franz, Vladimir Khomenko, Aleksei Vishnyevskyy, Richard Wirth, Ulrich Struck, Jörg Nissen, Ulrich Gernert, and Alexander Rocholl
Item #AM-17-106055
Tables 1–3, Electronic Appendix Tables and Figures zipped

Mengxianminite (Ca2Sn2Mg3Al8[(BO3)(BeO4)O6]2) a new borate mineral from Xianghualing skarn, Hunan Province, China, with a highly unusual chemical combination (B + Be + Sn)
Rao Can, Frédéric Hatert, Fabrice Dal Bo, Rucheng Wang, Xiangping Gu, and Maxime Baijot
Item #AM-17-105919
Appendix Tables 1–6 and CIF zipped

Previously unknown mineral-nanomineral relationships with important environmental consequences: The case of chromium release from dissolving silicate minerals
Michael Schindler, Debora Berti, and Michael F. Hochella Jr.
Item #AM-17-106170
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Protoenstatite: A new mineral in Oregon sunstones with “watermelon” colors
Huifang Xu, Tina R. Hill, Hiromi Konishi, and Gabriela Farfan
Item #AM-17-106186
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