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Interpretation of the infrared spectra of the lizardite-nepouite series in the near and middle infrared range Fabien Baron and Sabine Petit preprint

In situ Spectroscopic Study of Water Intercalation into Talc: New Features of ‘Ten-Angstrom Phase’ Formation Sergey V. Rashchenko, Anna Yu. Likhacheva, Sergey V. Goryainov, Alexander S. Krylov, and Konstantin D. Litasov preprint

Maruyamaite, K(MgAl2)(Al5Mg)Si6O18(BO3)3(OH)3O, a potassium-dominant tourmaline from the ultrahigh-pressure Kokchetav massif, northern Kazakhstan: Description and crystal structure Aaron Lussier, Neil A. Ball, Frank C. Hawthorne, Darrell J. Henry, Rentaro Shimizu, Yoshihide Ogasawara, and Tsutomu Ota preprint

Genesis of chromium-rich kyanite in eclogite-facies Cr-spinel-bearing gabbroic cumulates, Pohorje Massif, Eastern Alpst Christoph A. Hauzenberger, Harald Taferner, and Jürgen Konzet preprint

Ferri-kaersutite, NaCa2(Mg3TiFe3+)(Si6Al2)O22O2, a new oxo-amphibole from Harrow Peaks, Northern Victoria Land, Antarctica Silvia Gentili, Cristian Biagioni, Paola Comodi, Marco Pasero, Catherine Mccammon, and Costanza Bonadiman preprint

The valence quadrupole moment Kendrick Shepherd, Matthew C. F. Wander, Barry R. Bickmore, W. Joel Johansen, Tyler Goodell, Matthew Davis, Charles Andros, Larissa Lind, and Kathleen Robertson preprint

Phase relations on the K2CO3-CaCO3-MgCO3 join at 6 GPa and 900-1400 °C: implication for incipient melting in carbonated mantle domains Anton Shatskiy, Konstantin D. Litasov, Yuri N. Palyanov, and Eiji Ohtani preprint

Spinel in Planetary Systems Stephen E. Haggerty preprint

Jianshuiite in oceanic manganese nodules at the Paleocene- Eocene Boundary Jeffrey E. Post, Ellen Thomas, and Peter J. Heaney preprint

The effect of phosphorus on manganocolumbite and mangaotantalite solubility in peralkaline to peraluminous granitic melts Tang Yong, Zhang Hui, and Rao Bing preprint

Some thermodynamic properties of larnite (β-Ca2SiO4) constrained by high T/P experiment and/or theoretical simulation Zhihua Xiong, Xi Liu, Sean R. Shieh, Sicheng Wang, Linlin Chang, Junjie Tang, Xinguo Hong, Zhigang Zhang, and Hejing Wang preprint

The Lassen Hydrothermal System Steven E. Ingebritsen, Deborah Bergfeld, Laura E. Clor, and William C. Evans preprint

Phase stabilities and spin transitions of Fe3(S1-xPx) at high pressure and its implications in meteorites Tingting Gu, Yingwei Fei, Xiang Wu, and Shan Qin preprint

Safe long-term immobilization of heavy metals: looking at natural rocks Maarten A.T.M. Broekmans preprint

Ankerite grains with dolomite cores: A diffusion chronometer for low- to medium-grade regionally metamorphosed clastic sediments John M. Ferry, Joanne E. Stubbs, Huifang Xu, Yunbin Guan, and John M. Eiler preprint

In-situ crystal structure determination of seifertite SiO2 at 129 GPa: studying a minor phase near Earth’s core–mantle boundary Li Zhang, Dmitry Popov, Yue Meng, Junyue Wang, Cheng Ji, Bing Li, and Ho Kwang Mao preprint

XRD-TEM-AEM comparative study of n-alkylammonium smectites and interstratified 3 minerals in shallow-diagenetic carbonate sediments of the Basque-Cantabrian Basin Fernando Nieto, Xabier Arroyo, and Javier Arostegui preprint

Nepheline Structural and Chemical Dependence on Melt Composition Jose Marcial, Jarrod Crum, Owen Neill, and John McCloy preprint

Mafic Replenishments Into Floored Silicic Magma Chambers Robert A. Wiebe preprint

Mechanical properties of natural radiation damaged titanite and temperature induced structural reorganization: A Nanoindentation and Raman spectroscopic study Tobias Beirau, William D. Nix, Rodney C. Ewing, Gerold A. Schneider, Lee A. Groat, and Ulrich Bismayer preprint

Crystal Chemistry and Light Elements Analysis Of Ti-Rich Garnets Emanuela Schingaro, Maria Lacalamita, Ernesto Mesto, Gennaro Ventruti, Giuseppe Pedrazzi, Luisa Ottolini, and Fernando Scordari preprint

Preservation of organic matter in nontronite against iron redox cycling Qiang Zeng, Hailiang Dong, Linduo Zhao, and Qiuyuan Huang preprint

A Century Of Mineral Structures: How Well Do We Know Them? Ross J. Angel and Fabrizio Nestola preprint

Excess mixing volume, microstrain, and stability of pyrope-grossular garnets Wei Du, Simon Martin Clark, and David Walker preprint

The validity of plagioclase-melt geothermometry for degassing-driven magma crystallisation Madeleine C. S. Humphreys, Marie Edmonds, and Marthe S. Klöcking preprint

Glass structure, melt structure and dynamics: some concepts for petrology Jonathan F. Stebbins preprint

Dislocation microstructures in simple-shear-deformed wadsleyite at transition-zone conditions: Weak-beam dark-field TEM characterization of dislocations on the (010) plane Nobuyoshi Miyajima and Takaaki Kawazoe preprint

Chemical composition and crystal structure of merrillite from the Suizhou meteorite Xiande Xie, Hexiong Yang, Xiangping Gu, and Robert T. Downs preprint

Tetrahedral boron in natural and synthetic HP/UHP tourmaline: Evidence from Raman spectroscopy, EMPA, and single crystal XRD Martin Kutzschbach, Bernd Wunder, Dieter Rhede, Monika Koch-Müller, Andreas Ertl, Gerald Giester, Wilhelm Heinrich, and Gerhard Franz preprint

Experimental constraints on mantle sulfide melting up to 8 GPa Zhou Zhang and Marc M. Hirschmann preprint

The W-WO2 oxygen fugacity buffer (WWO) at high pressure and temperature: Implications for fO2 buffering and metal-silicate partitioning Gregory A. Shofner, Andrew J. Campbell, Lisa R. Danielson, Kevin Righter, Rebecca A. Fischer, Yanbin Wang, and Vitali Prakapenka preprint

Weathering of the Ethiopian volcanic province: A new weathering index to characterize and compare soils Jennifer S. Le Blond, Javier Cuadros, Yordanos B. Molla, Tadesse Berhanu, Mohammed Umer, Peter J. Baxter, and Gail Davey preprint

Intermediate Members of the Lime-Monteponite Solid Solutions (Ca1-xCdxO, x = 0.36-0.55): Discovery in Natural Occurrence Hani N. Khoury, Ella V. Sokol, Svetlana N.Kokh, Yurii V. Seryotkin, Olga A. Kozmenko, Sergey V. Goryainov, and Ian D. Clark preprint

FTIR Spectroscopy of D2O and HDO Molecules in the c-axis Channels of Synthetic Beryl Rudolf I. Mashkovtsev, Viktor G. Thomas, Dmitry A. Fursenko, Elena S. Zhukova, Vladimir V.Uskov, and Boris P. Gorshunovs preprint

A Spin on Lower Mantle Mineralogy Jeffrey S. Pigott preprint

The deep continental crust has a larger Mg isotopic variation than previously thought Zhao-Feng Zhang preprint

Influence of organic matter on smectite illitization: a comparison between red and dark mudstones from the Dongying Depression, China Yingli Li, Jingong Cai, Mingshui Song, Junfeng Ji, and Yujin Bao preprint

Ca-Al-silicate inclusions in natural moissanite (SiC) Simonpietro Di Pierro and Edwin Gnos preprint

Timescales of magma storage and migration recorded by olivine crystals in basalts of the March-April 2010 eruption at Eyjafjallajökull volcano, Iceland Marco Viccaro, Marisa Giuffrida, Eugenio Nicotra, and Renato Cristofolini preprint

Ab initio investigation of majorite and pyrope garnets: Lattice dynamics and vibrational spectra Marco De La Pierre and Donato Belmonte preprint

Thermal, compositional, and compressional demagnetization of cementite David Walker, Jie Li, Bora Kalkan, and Simon M. Clark preprint

Exploring the potential of Raman spectroscopy for crystallochemical analyses of complex hydrous silicates: I. Amphiboles Lisa Leißner, Jochen Schlüter, Ingo Horn, and Boriana Mihailova preprint

Quasicrystals at extreme conditions: The role of pressure in stabilizing icosahedral Al63Cu24Fe13 at high temperature Vincenzo Stagno, Luca Bindi, Changyong Park, Sergey Tkachev, Vitali B. Prakapenka, H.-K. Mao, Russell J. Hemley, Paul J. Steinhardt, and Yingwei Fei preprint

Apexite, NaMg(PO4)·9H2O, a new struvite-type phase with a heteropolyhedral cluster Anthony R. Kampf, Stuart J. Mills, Barbara P. Nash, Martin Jensen, and Tony Nikischer preprint

Ilmenite-magnetite-spinel spheroids in a garnetite layer associated with eclogite and garnet peridotite, Blanský les Granulite Massif, Czech Republic, are melt droplets Stanislav Vrána, Lukáš Ackerman, Vojtěch Erban, and Patricie Halodová preprint

K-Bentonites: A Review Warren D. Huff preprint

When Was the Earth’s Conveyor Belt Set in Motion? Igor S. Puchtel preprint

High-pressure spectroscopic study of siderite (FeCO3) with focus on spin crossover Valerio Cerantola, Catherine McCammon, Ilya Kupenko, Innokentiy Kantor, Carlo Marini, Max Wilke, Leyla Ismailova, Natalia Solopova, Aleksandr I. Chumakov, Sakura Pascarelli, and Leonid Dubrovinsky preprint

Mineralogical characterization of individual growth structures of Mn-nodules with different Ni+Cu content from the central Pacific Ocean Anna V. Wegorzewski, Thomas Kuhn, Reiner Dohrmann, Richert Wirth, and Sylvain Grangeon preprint

Determination of the full elastic tensor of single crystals using shear wave velocities by Brillouin spectroscopy Dawei Fan, Zhu Mao, Jing Yang, and Jung-Fu Lin preprint

Temperature dependence of the velocity-density relation for liquid metals under high pressure: implications for the Earth’s outer core Tetsuya Komabayashi, Jinya Kato, Kei Hirose, Satoshi Tsutsui, Saori Imada, Yoichi Nakajima, and Alfred Q. R. Baron preprint

Mineralogical evolution of Fe−Si-rich layers at the olivine-water interface during carbonation reactions Giuseppe D. Saldi, Damien Daval, Hua Guo, François Guyot, Sylvain Bernard, Corentin Le Guillou, James A. Davis, and Kevin G. Knauss preprint

Pathways for Nitrogen Cycling in Earth’s Crust and Upper Mantle: A Review and New Results for Microporous Beryl and Cordierite Gray E. Bebout, Kris E. Lazzeri, and Charles A. Geiger preprint

Tracking the thermal decomposition of plasma-sprayed hydroxylapatite Robert B. Heimann preprint

Stable and metastable silicate liquid immiscibility in ferrobasalts Bernard Charlier preprint

Hydrogrossular, Ca3Al2(SiO4)3−x(H4O4)x: An Ab initio Investigation of its Structural and Energetic Properties Valentina Lacivita, Agnes Mahmoud, Alessandro Erba, Philippe D’Arco, and Sami Mustapha preprint

The magma plumbing system of the Emeishan large igneous province and its role in basaltic magma differentiation in a continental setting Yan Tao, Keith Putirka, Rui-Zhong Hu, and Chusi Li preprint

The accretion and differentiation of Earth under oxidizing conditions R. Bastian Georg Anat Shahar preprint

The axial ratio of hcp Fe and Fe–Ni–Si alloys to the conditions of Earth’s inner core Rebecca A. Fischer and Andrew J. Campbell preprint

Micro and nano-characterization of Zn-clays in nonsulfide supergene ores of southern Peru Nicola Mondillo, Fernando Nieto, and Giuseppina Balassone preprint

Experimental constraints on bubble formation and growth during magma ascent: A Review Adrian Fiege and Sarah B. Cichy preprint

The mechanism of infiltration of metamorphic fluids recorded by hydration and carbonation of epidote-amphibolite facies metabasaltic sills in the SW Scottish Barbara I. Kleine, Iain K. Pitcairn, and Alasdair D.L. Skelton preprint

Trace element partitioning into sulfide: how lithophile elements become chalcophile and vice versa Bernard J. Wood and Ekaterina S. Kiseeva preprint

Direct and Indirect Evidence for Free Oxygen (O2-) in MO-Silicate Glasses and Melts (M = Mg, Ca, Pb) H.Wayne Nesbitt, G.Michael Bancroft, Grant S. Henderson, Ryan Sawyer, and Richard A. Secco preprint

Investigations on alunogen under Mars-relevant temperature conditions: an example for a single-crystal-to-single-crystal phase transition Volker Kahlenberg, Doris E. Braun, and Maria Orlova preprint

Effect of fluid composition on growth rate of monazite in quartzite at 1.0 GPa and 1000 °C John C. Ayers, Derek L. Bryant, and Kevin Giles preprint

Recommended mineral-melt partition coefficients for FRTEs (Cu), Ga and Ge during mantle melting Véronique Le Roux, Rajdeep Dasgupta, and Cin-Ty A. Lee preprint

Temperature micro-mapping in oscillatory zoned chlorite: Application to study of a green-schist facies fault zone in the Pyrenean Axial Zone (Spain) Vincent Trincal, Pierre Lanari, Martine Buatier, Brice Lacroix, Delphine Charpentier, Pierre Labaume, and Manuel Muñoz preprint

Lanthanide tetrads in normalized rare element patterns of of zircon from the Koktokay No. 3 granitic pegmatite, Altay, NW China Tang Yong and Zhang Hui preprint

Hf and Nd isotope systematics of early Archean komatiites from surface sampling and ICDP drilling in the Barberton Greenstone Belt, South Africa Janne Blichert-Tofta, Nicholas T. Arndt, Allan Wilson, and Grace Coetzee preprint

Radiation damage halos in biotite investigated using high resolution transmission electron microscopy William R. Bower, Richard A.D. Pattrick, Carolyn I. Pearce, Giles T.R. Droop, and Sarah J. Haigh preprint

Tetrahedral plot diagram: A geometrical solution for quaternary systems Toshiaki Shimura and Anthony I. S. Kemp preprint

Shock-induced mobilization of metal and sulfide in planetesimals: Evidence from the Buck Mountains 005 (L6 S4) dike-bearing chondrite Alex Ruzicka, Ryan Brown, Jon Friedrich, Melinda Hutson, Richard Hugo, and Mark Rivers preprint

High-pressure synthesis of skiagite-majorite garnet and investigation of its crystal structure Leyla Ismailova, Andrey Bobrov, Maxim Bykov, Elena Bykova, Valerio Cerantola, Innokenty Kantor, Ilya Kupenko, Catherine McCammon, Vadim Dyadkin, Dmitry Chernyshov, Sakura Pascarelli, Alexander Chumakov, Natalia Dubrovinskaia, and Leonid Dubrovinsky preprint

On understanding the structure and composition of crystals I. David Brown preprint

Magnesium isotopic composition of the deep continental crust Wei Yang, Fang-Zhen Teng, Wang-Ye Li, Sheng-Ao Liu, Shan Ke, Yong-Sheng Liu, Hong-Fu Zhang, and Shan Gao preprint

Are Covalent Bonds really Directed? I. David Brown preprint

The MnCO3- II high pressure polymorph of rhodocrosite Marco Merlini, Michael Hanfland, and Mauro Gemmi preprint

Cancrinite-group minerals. Crystal-chemical description and properties under non-ambient conditions: A review G. Diego Gatta and Paolo Lotti preprint

Metamorphic chronology comes of age: past achievements and future prospects Matthew J. Kohn preprint

Petrology on Mars Harry Y. McSween Jr. preprint