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
Synth MORB Olivine 78 Pt       0.009 Experimental Brenan et al. 2003
Komatiite-Tholeiite MSS 78 Pt     0 1 Model Barnes et al. 1994
Komatiite-Tholeiite MSS 78 Pt     0.1 0.179 Experimental Barnes et al. 1994
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
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
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