GERM Partition Coefficient (Kd) Database
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Partition Coefficients      
Rock Type Mineral Z Elem Value SD Low High Kd Type Info Reference
Alkali Basalt Amphibole 25 Mn 2.9       Phenocryst-Matrix Villemant et al. 1981
Alkali Basalt Amphibole 25 Mn 0.94       Phenocryst-Matrix Matsui et al. 1977
Alkali Olivine Basalt Plagioclase 25 Mn 0.053       Phenocryst-Matrix Matsui et al. 1977
Andesite Amphibole 25 Mn 0.68       Phenocryst-Matrix Matsui et al. 1977
Andesite Clinopyroxene 25 Mn 4.5       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Andesite Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn 7.3       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Andesite Magnetite 25 Mn 5.72       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Andesite Plagioclase 25 Mn       0.038 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Basalt Amphibole 25 Mn 0.94       Phenocryst-Matrix Higuchi & Nagasawa 1969
Basalt Apatite 25 Mn 0.13       Phenocryst-Matrix Paster et al. 1974
Basalt Clinopyroxene 25 Mn 0.81       Phenocryst-Matrix Bougault & Hekinian 1974
Basalt Clinopyroxene 25 Mn 1.6       Phenocryst-Matrix Paster et al. 1974
Basalt Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     1.27 1.44 Phenocryst-Matrix Matsui et al. 1977
Basalt Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     0.55 0.75 Experimental Duke 1976
Basalt Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     0.81 0.91 Experimental Dunn 1987
Basalt Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     0.55 1.31 Phenocryst-Matrix Dale & Henderson 1972
Basalt Ilmenite 25 Mn 1.9       Phenocryst-Matrix Paster et al. 1974
Basalt Magnetite 25 Mn 1.4       Experimental Lemarchand et al. 1987
Basalt Metal 25 Mn 0.16       Phenocryst-Matrix Kloeck & Palme 1988
Basalt Metal 25 Mn     0.026 17.6 Experimental Drake et al. 1989
Basalt Olivine 25 Mn 0.917       Phenocryst-Matrix Bougault & Hekinian 1974
Basalt Olivine 25 Mn 2.6       Phenocryst-Matrix Paster et al. 1974
Basalt Olivine 25 Mn     0.99 1.22 Experimental Duke 1976
Basalt Olivine 25 Mn     1.2 1.3 Phenocryst-Matrix Pedersen 1979
Basalt Olivine 25 Mn     0.5 1.07 Experimental Beattie 1994
Basalt Olivine 25 Mn     0.73 1.67 Phenocryst-Matrix Leeman & Scheidegger 1977
Basalt Olivine 25 Mn     1.38 1.53 Experimental Dunn 1987
Basalt Olivine 25 Mn 1.47       Phenocryst-Matrix Kloeck & Palme 1988
Basalt Olivine 25 Mn     1.01 1.75 Phenocryst-Matrix Dale & Henderson 1972
Basalt Plagioclase 25 Mn 0.07       Phenocryst-Matrix Bougault & Hekinian 1974
Basalt Plagioclase 25 Mn 0.016       Phenocryst-Matrix Paster et al. 1974
Basalt Plagioclase 25 Mn     0.027 0.184 Experimental Aignertorres et al. 2007
Basalt Plagioclase 25 Mn 0.05       Phenocryst-Matrix Higuchi & Nagasawa 1969
Basalt Plagioclase 25 Mn 0.04       Phenocryst-Matrix Kravuchuk et al. 1981
Basalt Plagioclase 25 Mn     0.025 0.092 Experimental Bindeman et al. 1998
Basalt Pyroxene 25 Mn     1.27 1.44 Phenocryst-Matrix Onuma et al. 1968
Basalt Rutile 25 Mn       0.34 Experimental Foley et al. 2000
Basalt Sulfide 25 Mn 0.3       Phenocryst-Matrix Pedersen 1979
Basalt-Andesite Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     1.2 1.8 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart et al. 1973
Basalt-Andesite Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     1.1 1.8 Model Ewart et al. 1973
Basalt-Andesite Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn     1.8 2.4 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart et al. 1973
Basalt-Andesite Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn     1.6 2.3 Model Ewart et al. 1973
Basalt-Andesite Olivine 25 Mn     0.619 1.789 Experimental Watson 1977
Basalt-Andesite Olivine 25 Mn     0.681 0.847 Experimental Gaetani & Grove 1997
Basalt-Andesite-Dacite Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn     4.72 7.81 Phenocryst-Matrix Okamoto 1979
Basalt-Andesite-Dacite Magnetite 25 Mn 5.33       Phenocryst-Matrix Okamoto 1979
Basalt-Andesite-Dacite Plagioclase 25 Mn 0.078       Phenocryst-Matrix Okamoto 1979
Carbonatite Apatite 25 Mn 0.12       phenocryst-matrix Dawson & Hinton 2003
Carbonatite Dolomite 25 Mn 1.21       phenocryst-matrix Dawson & Hinton 2003
Carbonatite Wollastonite 25 Mn 0.88 0.7     Experimental Law et al. 2000
Chondritic Basalt Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     1.1 1.9 Phenocryst-Matrix Jones & Layne 1997
Chondritic Basalt Clinopyroxene-Enstatite 25 Mn     0.34 0.8 Phenocryst-Matrix Jones & Layne 1997
Chondritic Basalt Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn 1.6       Phenocryst-Matrix Jones & Layne 1997
Chondritic Basalt Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn     0.37 0.67 Experimental Kennedy et al. 1993
Chondritic Basalt Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn     0.98 1.9 Phenocryst-Matrix Jones & Layne 1997
Chondritic Basalt Mg Wustite 25 Mn 1.8       Experimental Agee 1990
Chondritic Basalt Olivine 25 Mn     0.5 0.72 Experimental Kennedy et al. 1993
Dacite Amphibole 25 Mn 15.7       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Dacite Biotite 25 Mn 5.95       Phenocryst-Matrix Matsui et al. 1977
Dacite Biotite 25 Mn 6       Phenocryst-Matrix Higuchi & Nagasawa 1969
Dacite Biotite 25 Mn 7.47       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Dacite Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     0.19 4.2 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart et al. 1973
Dacite Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     1.8 5.1 Model Ewart et al. 1973
Dacite Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn     29.2 33.7 Phenocryst-Matrix Nagasawa & Schnetzler 1971
Dacite Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn     0.31 0.5 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart et al. 1973
Dacite Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn     2.8 7.8 Model Ewart et al. 1973
Dacite Magnetite 25 Mn 14.1       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Dacite Plagioclase 25 Mn     0.033 0.31 Phenocryst-Matrix Dudas et al. 1971
Dacite Plagioclase 25 Mn 0.17       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Di-Ab-An Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     0.8 6.92 Experimental Lindstrom & Weill 1978
Eclogite Clinopyroxene 25 Mn 1 0.02     Experimental Pertermann & Hirshmann 2002
Granodiorite Ilmenite 25 Mn 8       phenocryst-matrix Latourrette et al. 1991
Granodiorite Magnetite 25 Mn 15       phenocryst-matrix Latourrette et al. 1991
High Aluminium Rhyolite Cordierite 25 Mn     7.56 3.6 Experimental Evensen & London 2003
High Silica Rhyolite Allanite 25 Mn     17.1 19.1 Phenocryst-Matrix Mahood & Hildreth 1983
High Silica Rhyolite Allanite 25 Mn 21.1       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
High Silica Rhyolite Amphibole 25 Mn     18 21.1 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
High Silica Rhyolite Biotite 25 Mn     7.9 13.4 Phenocryst-Matrix Mahood & Hildreth 1983
High Silica Rhyolite Biotite 25 Mn 15.5       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
High Silica Rhyolite Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     30 34 Phenocryst-Matrix Mahood & Hildreth 1983
High Silica Rhyolite Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     25.7 38.33 Phenocryst-Matrix Streck & Grunder 1997
High Silica Rhyolite Fayalite, Olivine 25 Mn     56 77 Phenocryst-Matrix Mahood & Hildreth 1983
High Silica Rhyolite Ilmenite 25 Mn 27       Phenocryst-Matrix Mahood & Hildreth 1983
High Silica Rhyolite Ilmenite 25 Mn     26.6 45.7 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
High Silica Rhyolite K-Feldspar 25 Mn     0.094 0.26 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
High Silica Rhyolite K-Feldspar 25 Mn     0.011 0.035 Phenocryst-Matrix Mahood & Hildreth 1983
High Silica Rhyolite Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn 71.3       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
High Silica Rhyolite Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn     25.4 57 Phenocryst-Matrix Mahood & Hildreth 1983
High Silica Rhyolite Magnetite 25 Mn 49.7       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
High Silica Rhyolite Magnetite 25 Mn     21.6 27.9 Phenocryst-Matrix Mahood & Hildreth 1983
High Silica Rhyolite Magnetite 25 Mn     18.49 25.9 Phenocryst-Matrix Streck & Grunder 1997
High Silica Rhyolite Plagioclase 25 Mn     0.008 0.023 Phenocryst-Matrix Streck & Grunder 1997
High Silica Rhyolite Plagioclase 25 Mn     0.09 0.5 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
High Silica Rhyolite Zircon 25 Mn     1.26 1.78 Phenocryst-Matrix Mahood & Hildreth 1983
Komatiite, Basalt Garnet 25 Mn     0.65 1.08 Experimental Yurimoto & Ohtani 1992
Komatiite, Basalt Majorite, Garnet 25 Mn 0.6       Experimental Ohtani et al. 1989
Komatiite, Basalt Olivine 25 Mn 0.42       Experimental Ohtani et al. 1989
Komatiite, Basalt Sulfide 25 Mn     0.06 1.8 Experimental Gaetani & Grove 1997
Lamproite Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     0.845 1.8 Phenocryst-Matrix Foley & Jenner 2004
Lamproite Leucite 25 Mn 0.016       Phenocryst-Matrix Foley & Jenner 2004
Lamproite Olivine 25 Mn 1.8       Phenocryst-Matrix Foley & Jenner 2004
Leucitite Clinopyroxene 25 Mn 0.36       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Leucitite Leucite 25 Mn       0.0069 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Leucitite Olivine 25 Mn 1.3       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Leucitite Plagioclase 25 Mn       0.013 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Low Silica Rhyolite Allanite 25 Mn 9.5       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Low Silica Rhyolite Amphibole 25 Mn     5.3 15.6 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Low Silica Rhyolite Biotite 25 Mn 5.7       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Low Silica Rhyolite Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     6.1 26.7 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Low Silica Rhyolite Ilmenite 25 Mn     11.2 33.9 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Low Silica Rhyolite K-Feldspar 25 Mn     0.028 0.2 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Low Silica Rhyolite Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn     13.6 43.3 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Low Silica Rhyolite Magnetite 25 Mn     9.2 20.8 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Low Silica Rhyolite Olivine 25 Mn 35.6       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Low Silica Rhyolite Plagioclase 25 Mn     0.11 0.19 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Per-Alkaline Rhyolite Amphibole 25 Mn 6.7       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Per-Alkaline Rhyolite Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     7.7 9.3 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Per-Alkaline Rhyolite Ilmenite 25 Mn 12.4       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Per-Alkaline Rhyolite K-Feldspar 25 Mn     0.039 0.085 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Per-Alkaline Rhyolite Olivine 25 Mn 23.6       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Quartz Latite Clinopyroxene 25 Mn 14.7       Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Quartz Latite Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn     11 34.5 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Quartz Latite Magnetite 25 Mn     7.2 23.7 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Quartz Latite Plagioclase 25 Mn     0.043 0.27 Phenocryst-Matrix Ewart & Griffin 1994
Rhyolite Biotite 25 Mn     13.6 205 Phenocryst-Matrix Nash & Crecraft 1985
Rhyolite Clinopyroxene 25 Mn     23 47 Phenocryst-Matrix Nash & Crecraft 1985
Rhyolite Ilmenite 25 Mn 115       Phenocryst-Matrix Nash & Crecraft 1985
Rhyolite Ilmenite 25 Mn     15 35 Phenocryst-Matrix, PIXE Stimac & Hickmott 1994
Rhyolite Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn     41 50 Phenocryst-Matrix Nash & Crecraft 1985
Rhyolite Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn     23 28 Phenocryst-Matrix, PIXE Stimac & Hickmott 1994
Rhyolite Magnetite 25 Mn     28 37 Phenocryst-Matrix Nash & Crecraft 1985
Rhyolite Plagioclase 25 Mn     0.12 0.76 Phenocryst-Matrix Nash & Crecraft 1985
Synthetic Basalt Olivine 25 Mn     0.54 1.79 Experimental Takahashi 1978
Synthetic CaO-FeO-MgO-Al2O3-SiO2 Low Calcium Pyroxene 25 Mn     0.409 1.083 Experimental Colson et al. 1988
Synthetic CaO-FeO-MgO-Al2O3-SiO2 Olivine 25 Mn     0.7 1.27 Experimental Colson et al. 1988
Synthetic CMAST Ca-Perovskite 25 Mn     0.18 0.37 Experimental Corgne et al. 2005
Synthetic CMAST Mg Perovskite 25 Mn     0.31 0.39 Experimental Corgne et al. 2005
Synthetic Fo-Ab-An Olivine 25 Mn     1.15 3.04 Experimental Kohn & Schofield 1994
Synthetic Peridotite Mg Perovskite 25 Mn     0.38 0.48 Experimental Liebske et al. 2005
Tholeiitic Basalt Olivine 25 Mn 1.07       Phenocryst-Matrix Matsui et al. 1977
Tonalite Rutile 25 Mn       0.34 Experimental Foley et al. 2000
Ultrabasic, Peridotite Metal 25 Mn       0.65 Experimental Kilburn & Wood 1997
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