Chemistry and Physics of Earth Materials

  • Agbaje, O. B. A., Wirth, R., Morales, L. F. G., Shirai, K., Kosnik, M., Watanabe, T., Jacob, D. E. (2017): Architecture of crossed-lamellar bivalve shells: the southern giant clam (Tridacna derasa, Röding, 1798). - Royal Society Open Science, 4, 9.

  • Budzyń, B., Harlov, D. E., Kozub-Budzyń, G. A., Majka, J. (2017): Experimental constraints on the relative stabilities of the two systems monazite-(Ce) – allanite-(Ce) – fluorapatite and xenotime-(Y) – (Y,HREE)-rich epidote – (Y,HREE)-rich fluorapatite, in high Ca and Na-Ca environments under P-T conditions of 200–1000 MPa and 450–750 °C. - Mineralogy and Petrology, 111, 2, p. 183-217.

  • Cangemi, M., Speziale, S., Madonia, P., D'Alessandro, W., Andronico, D., Bellomo, S., Brusca, L., Kyriakopoulos, K. (2017): Potentially harmful elements released by volcanic ashes: Examples from the Mediterranean area. - Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 337, p. 16-28.

  • Dobrzhinetskaya, L., Mukhin, P., Wang, Q., Wirth, R., O'Bannon, E., Zhao, W., Eppelbaum, L., Sokhonchuk, T. (2017 online): Moissanite (SiC) with metal-silicide and silicon inclusions from tuff of Israel: Raman spectroscopy and electron microscope studies. - Lithos.

  • Franz, G., Khomenko, V., Vishnyevskyy, A., Wirth, R., Struck, U., Nissen, J., Gernert, U., Rocholl, A. (2017): Biologically mediated crystallization of buddingtonite in the Paleoproterozoic: Organic-igneous interactions from the Volyn pegmatite, Ukraine. - American Mineralogist, 102, 10, p. 2119-2135.

  • Jehle, F., Valverde-Tercedor, C., Reichel, V., Carillo, M. A., Bennet, M., Günther, E., Wirth, R., Mickoleit, F., Zarivach, R., Schüler, D., Blank, K. G., Faivre, D. (2017): Genetically Engineered Organization: Protein Template, Biological Recognition Sites, and Nanoparticles. - Advanced Materials Interfaces, 4, 1.

  • Nasdala, L., Corfu, F., Blaimauer, D., Chanmuang, C., Ruschel, K., Škoda, R., Wildner, M., Wirth, R., Zeug, M., Zoysa, E. G. (2017): Neoproterozoic amorphous "ekanite" (Ca2Th0.9U0.1Si8O20) from Okkampitiya, Sri Lanka: A metamict gemstone with excellent lead-retention performance. - Geology, 45, 10, p. 919-922.

  • Panieri, G., Lepland, A., Whitehouse, M. J., Wirth, R., Raanes, M. P., James, R. H., Graves, C. A., Crémière, A., Schneider, A. (2017): Diagenetic Mg-calcite overgrowths on foraminiferal tests in the vicinity of methane seeps. - Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 458, p. 203-212.

  • Schmidt, C., Seward, T. M. (2017): Raman spectroscopic quantification of sulfur species in aqueous fluids: Ratios of relative molar scattering factors of Raman bands of H2S, HS−, SO2, HSO4−, SO42−, S2O32−, S3− and H2O at ambient conditions and information on changes with pressure and temperature. - Chemical Geology, 467, p. 64-75.

  • Słaby, E., Karwowski, Ł., Majzner, K., Wirth, R., Muszyński, A., Birski, Ł., Simon, K., Domonik, A., Moszumańska, I., Orłowski, R. (2017 online): Geochemistry and growth morphology of alkali feldspar crystals from an IAB iron meteorite – insight into possible hypotheses of their crystallization. - Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae.

  • Toy, V. G., Niemeijer, A., Renard, F., Morales, L., Wirth, R. (2017): Striation and slickenline development on quartz fault surfaces at crustal conditions: Origin and effect on friction. - Journal of Geophysical Research, 122, 5, p. 3497-3512.

  • Van Roosbroek, N., Hamann, C., McKibbin, S., Greshake, A., Wirth, R., Pittarello, L., Hecht, L., Claeys, P., Debaille, V. (2017): Immiscible silicate liquids and phosphoran olivine in Netschaëvo IIE silicate: Analogue for planetesimal core–mantle boundaries. - Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 197, p. 378-395.

  • Westhues, A., Hanchar, J. M., Voisey, C. R., Whitehouse, M. J., Rossman, G. R., Wirth, R. (2017): Tracing the fluid evolution of the Kiruna iron oxide apatite deposits using zircon, monazite, and whole rock trace elements and isotopic studies. - Chemical Geology, 466, p. 303-322.