Ringwoodite publication

The final version of our ringwoodite paper has been published in ‘Frontiers in Earth Science’ today. This article is an open access publication, which means that it is freely accessible to any reader anywhere in the world.

You can read and download the article here: ‘Quantification of water in hydrous ringwoodite’ .

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Quantification of water in hydrous ringwoodite

Our ringwoodite paper has been accepted for publication.

Thomas S, Jacobsen SD, Bina CR, Reichart P, Moser M, Hauri EH, Koch-Müller M, Smyth JR and Dollinger G (2014). Quantification of water in hydrous ringwoodite. Front. Earth Sci. 2:38. doi: 10.3389/feart.2014.00038.

The provisional pdf-file is viewable here.

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‘Quantification of water in majoritic garnet’ paper … in press & downloadable online

Our majorite paper is in press.

Sylvia-Monique Thomas, Kathryn Wilson, Monika Koch-Müller, Erik H. Hauri, Catherine McCammon, Steven D. Jacobsen, John Lazarz, Dieter Rhede, Minghua Ren, Neal Blair, and Stephan Lenz (2014) Quantification of Water in Majoritic Garnet. American Mineralogist, in press, DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.2138/am-2014-5136.

A pre-print is downloadable here.

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Nature communications article from November 11th 2014

Motohiko Murakami, Alexander F. Goncharov, Naohisa Hirao, Ryo Masuda, Takaya Mitsui, Sylvia-Monique Thomas & Craig R. Bina (2014) High-pressure radiative conductivity of dense silicate glasses with potential implications for dark magmas. Nature communications, 5, 5428, doi:10.1038/ncomms6428.

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The ‘Careers and Education’ page for the COMPRES website is online

The ‘Careers and Education’ page for the COMPRES website is now online. Any comments or suggestions are greatly appreciated. Please let me know of extraordinary guidance books, articles, job search links or any other advice I could add. Cheers!

Careers Education Student Community

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Connect with me on LinkedIn

Check out my professional profile and connect with me on LinkedIn.

View Sylvia-Monique Thomas's profile on LinkedIn

 

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Phase D paper in Earth & Planetary Science Letters’ November issue

The paper about Spin transition of Fe3+ in Al-bearing Phase D has been published online in  Earth & Planetary Science Letters.

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‘Radiative heat transfer in a hydrous mantle transition zone’ article in December issue of Earth and Planetary Science Letters

Radiative heat transfer in a hydrous mantle transition zone

  • a Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
  • b Geophysical Laboratory, Carnegie Institution of Washington, Washington, DC 20015, USA
  • 1 Corresponding author. Present address: Department of Geoscience, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV 89154, USA.
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Hydrous Ringwoodite Compressibility Paper Published In Current American Mineralogist Issue

The April issue of American Mineralogist is out.

Check out the following paper by Yu Ye, David A. Brown, Joseph R. Smyth, Wendy R. Panero, Steven D. Jacobsen, Yun-Yuan Chang, Joshua P. Townsend, Sylvia-Monique Thomas, Erik H. Hauri, Przemyslaw Dera and Daniel J. Frost: Compressibility and thermal expansion of hydrous ringwoodite with 2.5(3) wt% H .

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GRL paper about optical reflectivity of solid and liquid methane is out

‘Optical reflectivity of solid and liquid methane: Application to spectroscopy of Titan’s hydrocarbon lakes’ has been published in GRL. The link will lead you to the paper.

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