GERM Partition Coefficient (Kd) Database
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Data contribution by Roger Nielsen

Partition Coefficients      
Rock Type Mineral Z Elem Value SD Low High Kd Type Info Reference
Na2O¿CaO¿MgO¿Al2O3¿SiO2 Clinopyroxene 44 Ru     1 4.27 Experimental Hill et al. 2000
Fe-Ni-S Fe-Ni Metal 44 Ru     49 164 Experimental Fleet et al. 1999
Basalt MSS 44 Ru     3.2 5.3 Experimental Fleet et al. 1993
Synth MORB Olivine 44 Ru     0.67 2.19 Experimental Brenan et al. 2003
Fe-Ni-S Pt-Fe Alloy 44 Ru     7 23 Experimental Fleet & Stone 1991
CaO-Al2O3-MgO-SiO2 Spinel 44 Ru     22 25 Experimental Capobianco & Drake 1990
Fe-Ni-S Sulfide 44 Ru     0.2 1.7 Experimental Fleet & Stone 1991
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