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Heavy halogen geochemistry of martian shergottite meteorites and implications for the halogen composition of the depleted shergottite mantle sourcePatricia L. Clay, Katherine H. Joy, Brian O’Driscoll, Henner Busemann, Lorraine Ruziè-Hamilton, Ray Burgess, Jonathan Fellowes, Bastian Joachim-Mrosko, John Pernet-Fisher, Stanislav Strekopytov, and Christopher J. Ballentine10.2138/am-2020-7237link
Negevite, the pyrite-type NiP2, a new terrestrial phosphideSergey N. Britvin, Michail N. Murashko, Ye. Vapnik, Yury S. Polekhovsky, Sergey V. Krivovichev, Oleg S. Vereshchagin, Vladimir V. Shilovskikh, and Maria G. Krzhizhanovskaya10.2138/am-2020-7192link
Equations of state, phase relations, and oxygen fugacity of the Ru-RuO2 buffer at high pressures and temperaturesKatherine Armstrong, Nicki C. Siersch, Tiziana Boffa-Ballaran, Daniel J. Frost, Tony Yu, and Yanbin Wang10.2138/am-2020-7060link
Seismic detectability of carbonates in the deep Earth: a Nuclear Inelastic Scattering studyStella Chariton, Catherine McCammon, Denis M. Vasiukov, Michal Stekiel, Anastasia Kantor, Valerio Cerantola, Ilya Kupenko, Timofey Fedotenko, Egor Koemets, Michael Hanfland, Alexandr I. Chumakov, and Leonid Dubrovinsky10.2138/am-2020-6901link
Zircon and Apatite Geochemical Constraints on the Formation of the Huojihe Porphyry Mo Deposit in the Lesser Xing’an Range, NE ChinaKai Xing, Qihai Shu, David R. Lentz, and Fangyue Wang10.2138/am-2020-7226link
Amphibole-rich cumulate xenoliths in the Zhazhalong intrusive suite, Gangdese arc: Implications for the role of amphibole fractionation during magma evolutionJin-Sheng Zhou, Zhu-Sen Yang, Zeng-Qian Hou, and Qiang Wang10.2138/am-2020-7199link
Cl-bearing Fluorcalciobritholite in high-Ti basalts from Apollo 11 and 17: Implications for volatile histories of late-stage lunar magmasJames P. Greenwood, Kenichi Abe, and Benjamin McKeeby10.2138/am-2020-7180link
Partitioning of V and 19 other trace elements between rutile and silicate melt as a function of oxygen fugacity and melt composition: Implications for subduction zonesMegan Holycross and Elizabeth Cottrell10.2138/am-2020-7013link
Solubility of Carbon and Nitrogen in a Sulfur-Bearing Iron Melt: Constraints for Iron-Loving Behavior at Upper Mantle ConditionsAlexander G. Sokol, Alexander F. Khokhryakov, Yuri M. Borzdov, Igor N. Kupriyanov, and Yuri N. Palyanov10.2138/am-2019-7103link
A method to estimate the pre-eruptive water content of basalts: application to the Wudalianchi–Erkeshan–Keluo volcanic field, Northeastern ChinaYankun Di, Wei Tian, Mimi Chen, Zefeng Li, Zhuyin Chu, and Ju Liang10.2138/am-2020-7137link
A new emerald occurrence from Kruta Balka, Western Peri-Azovian region, Ukraine: Implications for understanding the crystal chemistry of emeraldGerhard Franz, Oleksii Vyshnevskyi, Michail Taran, Vladimir Khomenko, Michael Wiedenbeck, Ferry Schiperski, and Jörg Nissen10.2138/am-2020-7010link
Dissolution of Poorly Soluble Uranyl Phosphate Phases in the Metaautunite Subgroup Under Uranyl Peroxide Cage Cluster Forming ConditionsHaylie L. Lobeck, Enrica Balboni, Connor J. Parker, Tsuyoshi A. Kohlgruber, Mengyu Xu, Sara Boukdad, Henry M. Ridder, Hrafn Traustason, Jordan K. Isner, Ewa A. Dzik, and Peter C. Burns10.2138/am-2020-7106link
Extraterrestrial, shock-formed, cage-like nanostructured carbonaceous materialsPéter Németh and Laurence A.J. Garvie10.2138/am-2020-7305link
Regolith-hosted rare-earth elements: the phyllosilicate connectionW. Crawford Elliott10.2138/am-2020-7312link
Constraints on non-isothermal diffusion modeling: an experimental analysis and error assessment using halogen diffusion in meltsSmruti Sourav Rout, Burkhard C. Schmidt, and Gerhard Wörner10.2138/am-2020-7193link
Heirs of the revolution: X-ray diffraction and the birth of the Mineralogical Society of AmericaPeter J. Heaney10.2138/am-2020-7205link
Incorporation of Mg in Phase Egg, AlSiO3OH: Toward a new polymorph of Phase H, MgSiH2O4, a carrier of water in the deep mantleLuca Bindi, Aleksandra Bendeliani, Andrey Bobrov, Ekaterina Matrosova, and Tetsuo Irifune10.2138/am-2020-7204link
Caseyite, a new mineral containing a variant of the flat-Al13 polyoxometalate cationAnthony R. Kampf, Mark A. Cooper, John M. Hughes, Barbara P. Nash, Frank C. Hawthorne, and Joe Marty10.2138/am-2020-7181link
Hornblende as a Tool for Assessing Mineral-Melt Equilibrium and Recognition of Crystal AccumulationKevin Werts, Calvin G. Barnes, Valbone Memeti, Barbara Ratschbacher, Dustin Williams, and Scott Paterson10.2138/am-2020-6972link
Imaging trace element zoning in pyroxenes using synchrotron XRF mapping with the Maia detector array: benefit of low incident energyStephen J. Barnes, David Paterson, Teresa Ubide, Louise E. Schoneveld, Chris Ryan, and Margaux Le Vaillant10.2138/am-2020-7228link
Microstructural controls on the chemical heterogeneity of cassiterite revealed by cathodoluminescence and elemental X-ray mappingJason M. Bennett, Anthony I. S. Kemp, and Malcolm P. Roberts10.2138/am-2020-6964link
The role of clay minerals in forming the regolith-hosted heavy rare earth element depositsMartin Yan Hei Li and Mei-Fu Zhou10.2138/am-2020-7061link
The tetrahedrite group: nomenclature and classificationCristian Biagioni, Luke L. George, Nigel J. Cook , Emil Makovicky, Yves Moëlo, Marco Pasero, Jiří Sejkora, Chris J. Stanley, Mark D. Welch, and Ferdinando Bosi10.2138/am-2020-7128link
Bicapite, KNa2Mg2(H2PV5+14O42)·25H2O, a new polyoxometalate mineral with a bicapped Keggin anion from the Pickett Corral mine, Montrose County, Colorado, U.S.A.Anthony R. Kampf, John M. Hughes, Barbara P. Nash, and Joe Marty10.2138/am-2019-7027link
Celestine discovered in Hawaiian basaltsMichael O. Garcia and Eric Hellebrand10.2138/am-2020-6995link
Deep Earth Carbon Reactions Through Time and SpaceCatherine Mccammon, Hélène Bureau, H. James Cleaves Ii, Elizabeth Cottrell, Susannah M. Dorfman, Louise H. Kellogg, Jie Li, Sami Mikhail, Yves Moussallam, Chrystele Sanloup, Andrew Thomson, and Alberto Vitale Brovarone10.2138/am-2020-6888CCBYlink
Magmatic carbon outgassing and uptake of CO2 by alkaline watersMarie Edmonds, Benjamin Tutolo, Kayla Iacovino, and Yves Moussallam10.2138/am-2020-6986CCBYlink
New insights into the evolution of MVT hydrothermal system: A case study of the Wusihe Pb-Zn deposit (South China), using quartz in situ trace elements and sulfides in situ S-Pb isotopesKai Luo, Jia-Xi Zhou, Zhi-Long Huang, John Caulfield, Jian-Xin Zhao, Yue-Xing Feng, and Hegen Ouyang10.2138/am-2020-7021link
Static compression of Fe4N to 77 GPa and its implications for nitrogen in the deep EarthHelene Breton, Tetsuya Komabayashi, Samuel Thompson, Nicola Potts, Chris McGuire, Sho Suehiro, Simone Anzellini, and Yasuo Ohishi10.2138/am-2019-7065link
Thermoelasticity, cation exchange and deprotonation in Fe-rich holmquistite: towards a crystal-chemical model for the high-temperature behavior of orthorhombic amphibolesRoberta Oberti, Massimo Boiocchi, and Michele Zema10.2138/am-2019-6966link
Chemical and textural relations of britholite- and apatite-group minerals from hydrothermal REE mineralization at the Rodeo de los Molles deposit, Central ArgentinaMelanie Lorenz, Uwe Altenberger, Robert B. Trumbull, Raúl Lira, Mónica López de Luchi, Christina Günter, and Sascha Eidner10.2138/am-2019-6969link
Electrical Conductivity Studies on Silica Phases and the effects of Phase TransformationGeorge M. Amulele, Anthony W. Lanati, and Simon M. Clark10.2138/am-2019-7120link
Intra-eruptive trachyte-phonolite transition: natural evidences and experimental constraints on the role of crystal mushesMarco Brenna, Alessio Pontesilli, Silvio Mollo, Matteo Masotta, Shane J. Cronin, Ian E.M. Smith, Mohammed Rashad Hassan Moufti, and Piergiorgio Scarlato10.2138/am-2019-6963link
REE-, Sr- Ca-aluminum-phosphate-sulfate minerals of the alunite supergroup and their role as hosts for radionuclidesNicholas D. Owen, Nigel J. Cook, Mark Rollog, Kathy J. Ehrig, Danielle S. Schmandt, Rahul Ram, Joël Brugger, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Benjamin Wade, and Paul Guagliardo10.2138/am-2019-7116link
High-Pressure MineralsOliver Tschauner10.2138/am-2019-6594link
A comparison between the stability field of a Cl-rich scapolite and the end-member marialiteKaléo M. F. Almeida and David M. Jenkins10.2138/am-2019-6907link
Experimental quantification of the Fe-valence state on amosite-asbestos boundaries using acSTEM Dual-Electron Energy-Loss SpectroscopyRuggero Vigliaturo, Simone Pollastri, Reto Gieré, Alessandro F. Gualtieri, and Goran Dražić10.2138/am-2019-7218link
Geochemistry of phosphorus and the behavior of apatite during crustal anatexis: insights from melt inclusions and nanogranitoidsChris Yakymchuk and Antonio Acosta-Vigil10.2138/am-2019-7054link
Investigation of the kieserite–szomolnokite solid solution series, (Mg,Fe)SO4·H2O, with relevance to Mars: a study on crystal chemistry, FTIR- (5200–400 cm-1) and Raman- (4000-100 cm-1) spectroscopy under ambient and Martian temperature conditionsDominik Talla and Manfred Wildner10.2138/am-2019-6983link
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