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
Basalt MSS 45 Rh     2.3 3.8 Experimental Fleet et al. 1993
CaO-Al2O3-MgO-SiO2 Spinel 45 Rh     78 90 Experimental Capobianco & Drake 1990
Fe-Ni-S Fe-Alloy 45 Rh     30 110 Experimental Fleet & Stone 1991
Fe-Ni-S Pt-Fe Alloy 45 Rh     3 4 Experimental Fleet & Stone 1991
Fe-Ni-S Sulfide 45 Rh     0.05 0.3 Experimental Fleet & Stone 1991
Komatiite-Tholeiite MSS 45 Rh     1 3 Model Barnes et al. 1994
Komatiite-Tholeiite MSS 45 Rh     0.243 20.9 Experimental Barnes et al. 1994
Na2O¿CaO¿MgO¿Al2O3¿SiO2 Clinopyroxene 45 Rh     0.228 0.27 Experimental Hill et al. 2000
Synth MORB Olivine 45 Rh     1.41 1.94 Experimental Brenan et al. 2003
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