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