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
Basanite Amphibole 50 Sn     0.72 0.11 Experimental Adam & Green 2006
Basanite Clinopyroxene 50 Sn     1 0.037 Experimental Adam & Green 2006
Basanite Garnet 50 Sn     0.86 0.5 Experimental Adam & Green 2006
Basanite Mica 50 Sn     0.05 0.28 Experimental Adam & Green 2006
Basanite Olivine 50 Sn     0.002 0.014 Experimental Adam & Green 2006
Basanite Orthopyroxene 50 Sn 0.015 0.003     Experimental Adam & Green 2006
Latite Clinopyroxene 50 Sn     0.02 0.12 Phenocryst-Matrix Villemant 1988
Lunar Basalt Ilmenite 50 Sn       5.1 Experimental Klemme et al. 2006
Lunar Basalt Orthopyroxene 50 Sn 0.92 0.03     Experimental Klemme et al. 2006
Na2O¿CaO¿MgO¿Al2O3¿SiO2 Clinopyroxene 50 Sn     2.09 29 Experimental Hill et al. 2000
Per-Alkaline Trachyte K-Feldspar 50 Sn 0.046   0.046   Phenocryst-Matrix Larsen 1979
Per-Alkaline Trachyte Olivine 50 Sn 0.119       Phenocryst-Matrix Larsen 1979
Synthetic CMAST Ca-Perovskite 50 Sn     0.32   Experimental Corgne et al. 2005
Synthetic CMAST Mg Perovskite 50 Sn     0.3 0.9 Experimental Corgne et al. 2005
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