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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
Compressibility of synthetic Mg-Al tourmalines to 60 GPaEleanor J. Berryman, Dongzhou Zhang, Bernd Wunder, and Thomas S. Duffy10.2138/am-2019-6967link
Crystallographic and Textural Evidence for Precipitation of Rutile, Ilmenite, Corundum, and Apatite Lamellae From GarnetDuncan S. Keller and Jay J. Ague10.2138/am-2019-6849link
Determination of the oxidation state of iron in Mid-Ocean Ridge basalt glasses by Raman spectroscopyCharles Le Losq, Andrew J. Berry, Mark A. Kendrick, Daniel R. Neuville, and Hugh St. C. O’Neill10.2138/am-2019-6887link
Effect of hydration on the single-crystal elasticity of pyrope at high pressure and high temperature conditions: implications for the Earth’s upper mantleDawei Fan, Jingui Xu, Chang Lu, Sergey N. Tkachev, Bo Li, Zhiling Ye, Shijie Huang, Vitali B. Prakapenka,and Wenge Zhou10.2138/am-2019-6897link
Influence of aluminum on the elasticity of majorite-pyrope garnetsZhaodong Liu, Steeve Gréaux, Nao Cai, Nicki Siersch, Tiziana Boffa Ballaran, Tetsuo Irifune, and Dan J. Frost10.2138/am-2019-6771link
The single-crystal elastic properties of the jadeite-diopside solid solution and their implications for the composition dependent seismic properties of eclogiteMing Hao, Caroline E. Pierotti, Sergey Tkachev, Vitali Prakapenka, and Jin S. Zhang10.2138/am-2019-6990link
A Low-Aluminum Clinopyroxene-Liquid Geothermometer for High-Silica Magmatic SystemsKaralee K. Brugman and Christy B. Till10.2138/am-2019-6842link
Phoxite, (NH4)2Mg2(C2O4)(PO3OH)2(H2O)4, the first phosphate-oxalate mineralAnthony R. Kampf, Aaron J. Celestian, Barbara P. Nash, and Joe Marty10.2138/am-2019-6991link
The condensation temperatures of the elements: a reappraisalBernard J. Wood, Duane Smythe, and Thomas Harrison10.2138/am-2019-6852CCBYlink
The topological model for defects and interfaces in complex crystal structuresJ.P. Hirth, Jian Wang, and Greg Hirth10.2138/am-2019-6892link
Fate of cobalt and nickel in mackinawite during diagenetic pyrite formationElizabeth D. Swanner, Samuel M. Webb, and Andreas Kappler10.2138/am-2019-6834link
Textural and chemical variations of micas as indicators for tungsten mineralization: Evidence from highly evolved granites in the Dahutang tungsten deposit, South ChinaRong Yin, Li Han, Xiao-Long Huang, Jie Li, Wu-Xian Li, and Lin-Li Chen10.2138/am-2019-6796link
Ascent of water-rich magma and decompression heating: a thermodynamic analysisAllen F. Glazner10.2138/am-2019-6925link
Re-configuration and interaction of hydrogen sites in olivine at high temperature and high pressureYan Yan, Wendi Liu, Zeming Qi, ZhongPing Wang, Joseph R. Smyth, and Qunke Xia10.2138/am-2019-6921link
Geothermometry of the Western Half of the Central Metasedimentary Belt, Grenville Province, Ontario, and its ImplicationsSteven R. Dunn, Michelle J. Markley, Maneh Kotikian, Kay Achenbach, Bo Montanye, and William H. Peck10.2138/am-2019-6757link
New insights into the zircon-reidite phase transitionClaudia Stangarone, Ross J. Angel, Mauro Prencipe, Boriana Mihailova, and Matteo Alvaro10.2138/am-2019-6827link
The Composition and Mineralogy of Rocky Exoplanets: A Survey of >4,000 Stars from the Hypatia CatalogKeith D. Putirka and John C. Rarick10.2138/am-2019-6787link
The effects of contrasting Ti and Al activities on Mn/Fe systematics in pyroxene from lunar mare basaltsJames J. Papike, Steven B. Simon, and Charles K. Shearer10.2138/am-2019-6875link
Compressibility of two Na-rich clinopyroxenes: A synchrotron single-crystal X-ray diffraction studyEkaterina A. Matrosova,Leyla Ismailova, Andrey V. Bobrov, Elena Bykova, Maxim Bykov, Konstantin Glazyrin, Luca Bindi, Sergey V. Ovsyannikov, Sergey M. Aksenov, Dmitry Yu. Pushcharovsky, and Leonid Dubrovinsky10.2138/am-2019-6658link
Estimation of radiation damage in titanites using Raman spectroscopyBeatrix Muriel Heller, Nils Keno Lünsdorf, István Dunkl, Ferenc Molnár, and Hilmar von Eynatten10.2138/am-2019-6681link
Neither antigorite nor its dehydration is “metastable” Neither antigorite nor its dehydration is “metastable”Thomas P. Ferrand10.2138/am-2019-6957link
A new occurrence of yimengite-hawthorneite and crichtonite-group minerals in an orthopyroxenite from kimberlite: Implications for mantle metasomatismDmitriy I. Rezvukhin, Taisia A. Alifirova, Andrey V. Korsakov, and Alexander V. Golovin10.2138/am-2019-6741link
Discovery of asimowite, the Fe-analogue of wadsleyite, in shock-melted silicate droplets of the Suizhou L6 and the Quebrada Chimborazo 001 CB3.0 chondritesLuca Bindi, Frank E. Brenker, Fabrizio Nestola, Tamara E. Koch, David J. Prior, Kat Lilly, Alexander N. Krot, Martin Bizzarro, and Xiande Xie10.2138/am-2019-6960link
Melting curve minimum of barium carbonate BaCO3 near 5 GPaJunjie Dong, Jie Li, Feng Zhu, Zeyu Li, and Rami Farawi10.2138/am-2019-6891link
Zeolite group minerals in phonolite-hosted deposits of the Kaiserstuhl Volcanic Complex, GermanySimon Spürgin, Tobias Björn Weisenberger, and Marija Marković10.2138/am-2019-6831link
High-pressure phase transitions of clinoenstatiteJohn D. Lazarz, Przemyslaw Dera, Yi Hu, Yue Meng, Craig R. Bina, and Steven D. Jacobsen10.2138/am-2019-6740link
Origin of milky optical features in type IaB diamonds: dislocations, nano-inclusions, and polycrystalline diamondTingting Gu, Hiroaki Ohfuji, and Wuyi Wang10.2138/am-2019-6699link
Origin of vesuvianite-garnet veins in calc-silicate rocks from part of the Chotanagpur Granite Gneiss Complex, East Indian Shield: the quantitative P-T-XCO2 topology in parts of the system CaO-MgO-Al2O3-SiO2-H2O-CO2 (+Fe2O3,F)Anindita Dey, Sirina Roy Choudhury, Subham Mukherjee, Sanjoy Sanyal, and Pulak Sengupta10.2138/am-2019-6811link
Uptake and Release of Arsenic and Antimony in Alunite-Jarosite and Beudantite Group MineralsKaren A. Hudson-Edwards10.2138/am-2019-6591link
Energetics of Ethanol and Carbon Dioxide Adsorption on Anatase, Rutile and γ-Alumina NanoparticlesLili Wu, Xin Guo, and Alexandra Navrotsky10.2138/am-2019-6797link
Geochemical Characteristics of Lawsonite Blueschists in Tectonic Mélange from the Tavşanlı Zone, Turkey: Potential Constraints on the Origin of Mediterranean Potassium-rich MagmatismYu Wang, Dejan Prelević, and Stephen F. Foley10.2138/am-2019-6818link
Phase, morphology, elemental composition and formation mechanisms of biogenic and abiogenic Fe-Cu-sulfide nanoparticles: A comparative study on their occurrences under anoxic conditionsMuammar Mansor, Debora Berti, Michael F. Hochella, Jr., Mitsuhiro Murayama, and Jie Xu10.2138/am-2019-6848link
The Effect of Coordination Changes on the Bulk Moduli of Amorphous Silicates: The SiO2-TiO2 System as a Test CaseQuentin Williams, Murli H. Manghnani, and Teruyuki Matsui10.2138/am-2019-6729link
The Effect of Oxidation on the Mineralogy and Magnetic Properties of OlivineJoseph Knafelc, Justin Filiberto, Eric C. Ferré, James A. Conder, Lacey Costello, Jake R. Crandall, M. Darby Dyar, Sarah A. Friedman, Daniel R. Hummer , and Susanne P. Schwenzer10.2138/am-2019-6829link
Trends in the discovery of new minerals over the last centuryIsabel F. Barton10.2138/am-2019-6844link
Static compression of B2 KCl to 230 GPa and its P-V-T equation of stateShigehiko Tateno, Tetsuya Komabayashi, Kei Hirose, Naohisa Hirao, and Yasuo Ohishi10.2138/am-2019-6779link
An evolutionary system of mineralogy: Proposal for a classification of planetary materials based on natural kind clusteringRobert M. Hazen10.2138/am-2019-6709CCBYNCNDlink
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