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 Metal 79 Au     3300 20000 Experimental Jones & Drake 1986
Basalt Metal 79 Au 155   155   Phenocryst-Matrix Kloeck & Palme 1988
Basalt MSS 79 Au 0.088       Experimental Fleet et al. 1993
Basalt Olivine 79 Au 0.7       Experimental Kloeck & Palme 1988
Basalt Pyrrhotite 79 Au     0.0047 0.08 Experimental Li et al. 1993
Fe-FeS Schreibersite 79 Au 1.1e-05       Experimental Jones et al. 1993
Fe-FeS Solid Metal 79 Au 6.4       Experimental Jones et al. 1993
Fe-Ni-S Fe-Ni Metal 79 Au     1.57 1.74 Experimental Fleet et al. 1999
Fe-Ni-S-P-X Metal 79 Au     0.39 1.1 Experimental Jones & Drake 1983
Fe-Ni-S-P-X-Basalt Metal 79 Au     0.91 0.95 Experimental Jones & Drake 1983
Fe-Ni-X Metal 79 Au 0.4       Experimental Jones & Drake 1983
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