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Title Authors Future DOI PIP
Edscottite, Fe5C2, a new iron carbide mineral from the Ni-rich Wedderburn IAB iron meteoriteChi Ma and Alan E. Rubin10.2138/am-2019-7102link
Goldschmidtite, (K,REE,Sr)(Nb,Cr)O3: a new perovskite supergroup mineral found in diamond from Koffiefontein, South AfricaNicole A. Meyer, Michelle D. Wenz, James P. S. Walsh, Steven D. Jacobsen, Andrew J. Locock, and Jeffrey W. Harris10.2138/am-2019-6937link
The stability of Fe5O6 and Fe4O5 at high pressure and temperatureKoutaro Hikosaka, Ryosuke Sinmyo, Kei Hirose, Takayuki Ishii, and Yasuo Ohishi10.2138/am-2019-7097link
U, Th and K partitioning between metal, silicate and sulfide and implications for Mercury's structure, volatile content and radioactive heat productionAsmaa Boujibar, Mya Habermann, Kevin Righter, D. Kent Ross, Kellye Pando, Minako Righter, Bethany A. Chidester, and Lisa R. Danielson10.2138/am-2019-7000link
Hydrous LABZ Beneath a Subduction Zone was Reconstructed for the First TimeEiichi Takahashi10.2138/am-2019-7113link
Identification of the Occurrence of Minor Elements in the Structure of Diatomaceous Opal Using FIB and TEM-EDSPeng Yuan, Dong Liu, Junming Zhou, Qian Tian, Yaran Song, Huihuang Wei, Shun Wang, Jieyu Zhou, Liangliang Deng, and Peixin Du10.2138/am-2019-6917link
Pyrite trace element and sulphur isotope geochemistry of Paleo-Mesoproterozoic McArthur Basin: Proxy for Oxidative weatheringIndrani Mukherjee, Ross R Large, Stuart Bull, Daniel G Gregory, Aleksandr S. Stepanov, Janaína Ávila, Trevor. R. Ireland, and Ross Corkrey10.2138/am-2019-6873link
Seeking the most hydrous, primitive arc melts: The glass is half fullMatthew Steele-MacInnis10.2138/am-2019-7124link
Valleyite: A new magnetic mineral with the sodalite-type structureHuifang Xu, Seungyeol Lee, Hongwu Xu, Ryan Jacobs, and Dane Morgan10.2138/am-2019-6856link
High-Pressure Phase and Elasticity of Ammonia HydrateXinyang Li, Weigang Shi, Xiaodi Liu, Zhu Mao10.2138/am-2019-7057link
Reconstruction of the lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary zone beneath Ichinomegata maar, Northeast Japan, by geobarometry of spinel peridotite xenolithsYuto Sato and Kazuhito Ozawa10.2138/am-2019-6858link
Compressional behavior and spin state of δ-(Al,Fe) OOH at high pressuresItaru Ohira, Jennifer M. Jackson, Natalia V. Solomatova, Wolfgang Sturhahn, Gregory J. Finkelstein, Seiji Kamada, Takaaki Kawazoe, Fumiya Maeda, Naohisa Hirao, Satoshi Nakano, Thomas S. Toellner, Akio Suzuki, and Eiji Ohtani10.2138/am-2019-6913link
Nixonite, Na2Ti6O13, a new mineral from a metasomatized mantle garnet pyroxenite from the western Rae Craton, Darby kimberlite field, CanadaChiara Anzolini, Fei Wang, Garrett A. Harris, Andrew J. Locock, Dongzhou Zhang, Fabrizio Nestola, Luca Peruzzo, Steven D. Jacobsen, and D. Graham Pearson10.2138/am-2019-7023link
Epidote spherulites and radial euhedral epidote aggregates in a metavolcanic breccia in the Dabie UHP metamorphic belt (China): implication for dynamic metamorphismAn-Ping Chen, Jian-Jun Yang, Da-Lai Zhong, Yong-Hong Shi, and Jing-Bo Liu10.2138/am-2019-6980link
Melting temperature depression due to electronic spin transition of ironJie Deng and Kanani K. M. Lee10.2138/am-2019-6948link
Pressure-induced velocity softening in natural orthopyroxene at mantle temperatureSiheng Wang, Ting Chen, Nao Cai, Xintong Qi, Adrian Fiege, Robert C. Liebermann, and Baosheng Li10.2138/am-2019-6935link
The role of mineral nanoparticles at a fluid-magnetite interface: Implications for trace-element uptake in hydrothermal systemsShuo Yin, Richard Wirth, Changqian Ma, and Jiannan Xu10.2138/am-2019-6996link
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
Monazite and xenotime solubility in hydrous, boron-bearing rhyolitic meltMonika K. Rusiecka and Don R. Baker10.2138/am-2019-6931link
Near end-member shenzhuangite, NiFeS2, found in Muong Nong-type tektites from LaosŠárka Křížová, Roman Skála, Patricie Halodová, Karel Žák, and Lukáš Ackerman10.2138/am-2019-6930link
Solving the Iron Quantification Problem in Low kV EPMA: An essential step toward improved analytical spatial resolution in electron probe microanalysis. I. OlivinesAurélien Moy, John Fournelle, and Anette von der Handt10.2138/am-2019-6865link
An Analysis of the Magnetic Behavior of Olivine and Garnet Substitutional Solid SolutionsCharles A. Geiger, Michael Grodzicki, and Edgar Dachs10.2138/am-2019-6839CCBYNCNDlink
Experimental investigation of FeCO3 (siderite) stability in Earth’s lower mantle using XANES spectroscopyValerio Cerantola, Max Wilke, Innokenty Kantor, Leyla Ismailova, Ilya Kupenko, Catherine McCammon, Sakura Pascarelli, and Leonid S. Dubrovinsky10.2138/am-2019-6428link
High-temperature structural change and microtexture formation of sillimanite and its phase relation with mulliteYohei Igami, Shugo Ohi, Tetsu Kogiso, Noboru Furukawa5, and Akira Miyake10.2138/am-2019-6732link
The quench control of water estimates in convergent margin magmasMaxim Gavrilenko, Michael Krawczynski, Philipp Ruprecht, Wenlu Li, and Jeffrey G. Catalano10.2138/am-2019-6735link
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 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