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In situ mapping of ferric iron variations in lunar glasses using x-ray absorption spectroscopyMolly C. Mccanta, M.Darby Dyar, Antonio Lanzirotti, Matthew Newville, and Laura B. Breitenfeld10.2138/am-2019-6863link
A-type carbonate in strontium phosphate apatitesMelissa M. Bollmeyer, Molly C. Carney, and Claude H. Yoder10.2138/am-2019-6715link
Chessboard structures: atom-scale imaging of homologues from the kobellite seriesWei Li, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Ashley Slattery, Nigel J. Cook, Wenyuan Liu, Benjamin P. Wade, and Guiqing Xie10.2138/am-2019-6860link
Sound velocities across calcite phase transitions by Brillouin scattering spectroscopyChao-shuai Zhao, He-ping Li, Po-fei Chen, and Jian-jun Jiang10.2138/am-2019-6682link
Trace element distributions in (Cu)-Pb-Sb sulfosalts from the Gutaishan Au–Sb deposit, South China: Implications for formation of high-fineness native goldWei Li, Nigel J. Cook, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Guiqing Xie, Benjamin P. Wade, and Sarah E. Gilbert10.2138/am-2019-6674link
Earth in five reactions: Grappling with meaning and value in scienceRobert M. Hazen10.2138/am-2019-6745link
Synthesis of Pigeonites for Spectroscopic StudiesDonald H. Lindsley, Hanna Nekvasil, and Timothy D. Glotch10.2138/am-2019-6869CCBYNCNDlink
A XANES and EPMA study of Fe3+ in chlorite: substitutions, importance of oxychlorite and implications for cation site distribution and thermobarometryLorella Masci, Benoît Dubacq, Anne Verlaguet, Christian Chopin, Vincent De Andrade, and Clément Herviou10.2138/am-2019-6766link
Application of Mineral Equilibria to Estimate Fugacities of H2O, H2 and O2 in Mantle Xenoliths from the SW USALindsey E. Hunt and William M. Lamb10.2138/am-2019-6602link
Composition, paragenesis and alteration of the chevkinite group of mineralsRay Macdonald, Bogusław Bagiński, Harvey E. Belkin, and Marcin Stachowicz10.2138/am-2019-6772link
Discovery of zinc-rich mineral on the surface of lunar orange pyroclastic beadsChi Ma and Yang Liu10.2138/am-2019-6896link
Fast diffusion path for water in silica glassMinami Kuroda, Shogo Tachibana, Naoya Sakamoto, and Hisayoshi Yurimoto10.2138/am-2019-6802link
An evolutionary system of mineralogy: Proposal for a classification of planetary materials based on natural kind clusteringRobert M. Hazen10.2138/am-2019-6709CCBYNCNDlink
Evidence for syngenetic micro-inclusions of As3+- and As5+ -containing Cu sulfides in hydrothermal pyriteMargarita Merkulova, Magdalena Murdzek, Olivier Mathon, Pieter Glatzel, Valentina Batanova, and Alain Manceau10.2138/am-2019-6807link
Origin and consequences of non-stoichiometry in iron carbide Fe7C3Feng Zhu, Jie Li, David Walker, Jiachao Liu, Xiaojing Lai, and Dongzhou Zhang10.2138/am-2019-6672link
Sound wave velocities of Fe5Si at high pressure and high temperature conditions: implications to lunar and planetary coresLiwei Deng, Yoshio Kono, and Guoyin Shen10.2138/am-2019-6564link
Spinel-Anorthosites on the Moon: Impact Melt Origins Suggested by Enthalpy ConstraintsAllan H. Treiman, Michael J. Kulis, and Allen F. Glazner10.2138/am-2019-6652link
Elastic Plastic Self Consistent (EPSC) Modeling of San Carlos Olivine Deformed in a D-DIA ApparatusPamela C. Burnley and Shirin Kaboli10.2138/am-2019-6666link
Excess functions of chlorite solid solutions and neoformation of Fe-chlorites: Some implications of recent thermochemical measurementsStephen Aja10.2138/am-2019-6794link
In situ measurements of lead and other trace elements in abyssal peridotite sulfidesMegan E. D’Errico, Matthew A. Coble, and Jessica M. Warren10.2138/am-2019-6516link
Kinetics of antigorite dehydration: a trigger for lower-plane seismicity in subduction zonesTao Liu, Duojun Wang, Kewei Shen, Chuanjiang Liu, and Li Yi10.2138/am-2019-6805link
Elasticity of single-crystal periclase at high pressure and temperature: the effect of iron on the elasticity and seismic parameters of ferropericlase in the lower mantleDawei Fan, Suyu Fu, Jing Yang, Sergey N. Tkachev , Vitali B. Prakapenka, and Jung-Fu Lin10.2138/am-2019-6656link
The oxidation state of sulfur in lunar apatiteMaryjo Brounce, Jeremy Boyce, Francis M. McCubbin, Jennifer Humphreys, Justin Reppart, Edward Stolper, and John Eiler10.2138/am-2019-6804link
Intragranular plasticity vs. grain boundary sliding (GBS) in forsterite: microstructural evidence at high pressures (3.5- 5.0 GPa)Caroline Bollinger, Katharina Marquardt, and Filippe Ferreira10.2138/am-2019-6629link
Nanoscale study of lamellar exsolutions in clinopyroxene from olivine gabbro: recording crystallization sequences in iron-rich layered intrusionsWenyuan Gao, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Nigel J. Cook, Ashley Slattery, Fei Huang, and Daoheng Wang10.2138/am-2019-6764link
A terrestrial magmatic hibonite-grossite-vanadium assemblage: desilication and extreme reduction in a volcanic plumbing system, Mt Carmel, IsraelWilliam L. Griffin, Sarah E.M. Gain, Jin-Xiang Huang, Martin Saunders, Jeremy Shaw, Vered Toledo, and Suzanne Y. O’Reilly10.2138/am-2019-6733link
Dating mantle peridotites using Re-Os isotopes: The complex message from whole rocks, base metal sulfides and platinum group mineralsAmbre Luguet and D. Graham Pearson10.2138/am-2019-6557link
Deep carbon cycle through five reactionsJie Li, Simon A. T. Redfern, and Donato Giovannelli10.2138/am-2019-6833link
Iron carbide in the coreXiaowan Su and Jin Liu10.2138/am-2019-6835link
Nature of hydrogen defects in clinopyroxenes from room temperature up to 1000oC: Implication for the preservation of hydrogen in the upper mantle and impact on electrical conductivityYan Yang, Jannick Ingrin, Qunke Xia, and Wendi Liu10.2138/am-2019-6661link
Stability of the hydrous phases of Al-rich phase D and Al-rich phase H in deep subducted oceanic crustXingcheng Liu, Kyoko N. Matsukage, Yu Nishihara, Toshihiro Suzuki, and Eiichi Takahashi10.2138/am-2019-6559link
Quantifying the proportions of relict igneous and metamorphic minerals in orthogneiss: linking metamorphic efficiency to deformationTimothy Chapman, Geoffrey L. Clarke, Sandra Piazolo, and Nathan R. Daczko10.2138/am-2019-6503link
Anomalous elastic behavior of phase Egg, AlSiO3(OH), at high pressuresMainak Mookherjee, Wendy R. Panero, Bernd Wunder, and Sandro Jahn10.2138/am-2019-6694link
Crystallization of spherical (Mg,Fe)-oxides by particle attachment in the shocked Martian meteorite Northwest Africa 7755Ai-Cheng Zhang, Shu-Zhou Wang, Naotaka Tomioka, Xian-Cai Lu, Zhi-Yuan Ding, Chi Ma, Peng Wang, Jia-Ni Chen, Sheng Xu, Li-Xin Gu, Yuan-Qiang Bai, Yang Li, Naoya Sakamoto, and Ru-Cheng Wang10.2138/am-2019-6597link
Phase transition boundary between fcc and hcp structures in Fe-Si alloy and its implications for terrestrial planetary coresTetsuya Komabayashi, Giacomo Pesce, Guillaume Morard, Daniele Antonangeli, Ryosuke Sinmyo, and Mohamed Mezouar10.2138/am-2019-6636link
Reconstruction of residual melts from the zeolitized explosive products of alkaline-mafic volcanoesLinda S. Campbell, Guido Giordano, Michael J. Stock, Alessio Langella, David L. Bish, and G. Diego Gatta10.2138/am-2019-6673link
Cathodoluminescence features, trace elements and oxygen isotopes of quartz in unidirectional solidification textures from the Sn-mineralized Heemski rk Granite, western TasmaniaWei Hong, David R. Cooke, Lejun Zhang, Nathan Fox, and Jay Thompson10.2138/am-2019-6534link
Minerals in cement chemistry: a single-crystal neutron diffraction study of ettringite, Ca6Al2(SO4)3(OH)12·27H2OG. Diego Gatta, Ulf Hålenius, Ferdinando Bosi, Laura Cañadillas-Delgado, and Maria Teresa Fernandez-Diaz10.2138/am-2019-6783link
‘Kamchatite’ diamond aggregate from northern Kamchatka, Russia:New find of diamond formed by gas phase condensation or chemical vapor depositionFelix V. Kaminsky, Richard Wirth, Leonid P. Anikin, and Anya Schreiber10.2138/am-2019-6708link
Activation of [100](001) slip system by water incorporation in olivine and the cause of seismic anisotropy decrease with depth in the asthenosphereLin Wang, Nobuyoshi Miyajima, Takaaki Kawazoe, and Tomoo Katsura10.2138/am-2019-6574link
Correlated Cathodoluminescence Features, Trace Element Chemistry and Geochronology of Cassiterite (SnO2) from the World-class Gejiu Tin District, ChinaYanbo Cheng, Carl Spandler, Anthony Kemp, Jingwen Mao, Brian Rusk, Yi Hu, and Kevin Blake10.2138/am-2019-6466link
Nitrogen incorporation in silicates and metals: results from SIMS, EPMA, FTIR, and laser-extraction mass spectrometryJed L. Mosenfelder, Anette Von Der Handt, Evelyn Füri, Celia Dalou, Richard L. Hervig, George R. Rossman, and Marc M. Hirschmann10.2138/am-2019-6533link
Zinc transport in hydrothermal fluids: on the roles of pressure and sulfur versus chlorine complexingBarbara Etschmann, Weihua Liu, Robert Mayanovic, Yuan Mei, Steven Heald4, Robert Gordon, and Joël Brugger10.2138/am-2019-6719link
Comparison of Rietveld-compatible structureless fitting analysis methods for accurate quantification of carbon dioxide fixation in ultramafic mine tailingsConnor C. Turvey, Jessica L. Hamilton and Siobhan A. Wilson10.2138/am-2018-6515link
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
Crystallography on Mars – Curiosity’s Bragging rightMichael A. Velbel10.2138/am-2018-6468CCBYNCNDlink
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
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