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 78 Pt     0.17 0.26 Experimental Fleet et al. 1993
Basalt Pyrrhotite 78 Pt     0.0065 0.086 Experimental Li et al. 1993
Fe-Ni-S Fe-Ni Metal 78 Pt     48 300 Experimental Fleet et al. 1999
Fe-Ni-S Pt-Fe Alloy 78 Pt     140 170 Experimental Fleet & Stone 1991
Fe-Ni-S Sulfide 78 Pt 0.2       Experimental Fleet & Stone 1991
Komatiite-Tholeiite MSS 78 Pt     0.1 0.179 Experimental Barnes et al. 1994
Komatiite-Tholeiite MSS 78 Pt     0 1 Model Barnes et al. 1994
Synth MORB Olivine 78 Pt       0.009 Experimental Brenan et al. 2003
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