Harries D., Langenhorst F, and Hoppe, P. (2015) Reactive ammonia in the solar protoplanetary disk and the origin of Earth's nitrogen. Nature Geoscience, 8, 97-105.


Ganskow G., and Langenhorst F. (2014) Stability and crystal chemistry of iron-bearing dense hydrous magnesium silicates. Chemie der Erde, 74, 489-496.

Harries D., and Langenhorst F. (2014) The mineralogy and space weathering of a regolith grain from 25143 Itokawa and the possibility of annealed solar wind damage. Earth, Planets and Space, 66, 163.

Harries D. (2014) Homogeneity testing of microanalytical reference materials by electron probe microanalysis (EPMA). Chemie der Erde, 74, 375-384.

Langenhorst F., Harries D., Pollok K., and van Aken P. A. (2014) Mineralogy and defect microstructure of an olivine-dominated Itokawa dust particle: evidence for shock metamorphism, collisional fragmentation, and LL chondrite origin. Earth, Planets and Space, 66, 118.

Pollok K., Heidelbach F., John T., and Langenhorst F. (2014) Spherulitic omphacite in pseudotachylytes: Microstructures related to fast crystal growth from seismic melt at eclogite-facies conditions . Chemie der Erde, 74, 407-418.

Schwander D., Berg T., Harries D., Schönhense G., and Ott U. (2014) Composition and clues to the origin of refractory metal nuggets extracted from chondritic meteorites. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 49, 1888-1901.

Stoyanov E., and Langenhorst F. (2014) The effect of valence state and site geometry on Cr L3,2 electron energy-loss spectra of Cr-bearing oxidic compounds. Chemie der Erde, 74, 497-505.


Harries, D., Pollok, K., Langenhorst, F. (2013): Oxidative dissolution of 4C- and NC-pyrrhotite: Intrinsic reactivity differences, pH dependence, and the effect of anisotropy. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 102, 23-44. DOI: 10.1016/j.gca.2012.10.021

Harries, D., Langenhorst, F. (2013): The nanoscale mineralogy of Fe,Ni sulfides in pristine and metamorphosed CM and CM/CI-like chondrites: Tapping a petrogenetic record. Meteoritics and Planetary Sciences, 48, 879-903. DOI: 10.1111/maps.12089

Horstmann, M., Humayun, M., Harries, D., Langenhorst, F., Chabot, N.L., Bischoff, A., Zolensky, M.E. (2013): Wüstite in the fusion crust of Almahata Sitta sulfide-metal assemblage MS-166: Evidence for oxygen in metallic melts. Meteoritics and Planetary Sciences,48, 730-748. DOI: 10.1111/maps.12097

Majzlan, J., Schlicht, H., Wierzbicka-Wieczorek, M., Giester, G., Pöllmann, H., Brömme, B., Doyle, S., Buth, G., Bender, C.K. (2013): A contribution to the crystal chemistry of the voltaite group: solid solutions, Mössbauer and infrared spectra, and anomalous anisotropy. Mineralogy and Petrology DOI: 10.1007/s00710-

Qui, N.V., Scholz, P., Keller, T., Pollok, K., Ondruschka, B. (2013): Ozonated multiwalled carbon nanotubes as catalysts in the oxidative dehydrogenation of ethyl benzene to styrene. Chemical Engineering & Technology, 36(2), 300-306. DOI: 10.1002/ceat.201200354

Sitte, J., Pollok, K., Langenhorst, F., Küsel, K. (2013): Nanocrystalline Nickel and Cobalt Sulfides Formed by a Heavy Metal-Tolerant, Sulfate-Reducing Enrichment Culture. Geomicrobiology Journal, 30, 36-47. DOI: 10.1080/01490451.2011.653082

van Mierlo W. L., Langenhorst F., Frost D. J., and Rubie D. C. (2013) Stagnation of subducting slabs in the transition zone due to slow diffusion in majoritic garnet. Nature Geoscience, 6, 400-403.

Wierzbicka-Wieczorek, M., Többens,  D. M., Kolitsch, U., Tillmanns, E. (2013): Simultaneous presence of (Si3O10)8- and (Si2O7)6- groups in new synthetic mixed sorosilicates: BaY4(Si2O7)(Si3O10) and isotypic compounds, studied by single-crystal X-ray diffraction, Raman spectroscopy and DFT calculations. Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 207, 94-104.

Wierzbicka-Wieczorek, M., Kolitsch, U. (2013): BaYb6(Si2O7)2(Si3O10) - the first silicate containing both Si2O7 and Si3O10 groups: synthesis, crystal chemistry and topology. European Journal of Mineralogy, 25, 509-517.

Wierzbicka-Wieczorek, M.,  Lenz, C., Giester, G. (2013): Flux Synthesis and Structural and Spectroscopic Characterization of a Cobalt Europium Trisilicate. European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 3405-3411.

Zittlau, A.H., Shi, Q., Boerio-Goates, J., Woodfield, B.F., Majzlan, J., (2013): Thermodynamics of the basic copper sulfates antlerite, posnjakite, and brochantite. Chemie der Erde 73, 39-50. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemer.2012.12.002


Dachs, E., Geiger, C.A., Benisek, A., Grevel, K.-D. (2012): Grossular: A crystal-chemical, calorimetric, and thermodynamic study. American Mineralogist 97, 1299-1313.

Götze, J., Schrön, W., Möckel, R., Heide, K. (2012): The role of fluids in the formation of agates. Chemie der Erde 72, 283-288.

Grevel, K.-D., Majzlan, J., Benisek, A., Dachs, E., Steiger, M., Fortes, A.D., Marler, B. (2012): Experimentally determined standard properties of synthetic MgSO4·4H2O (starkeyite) and MgSO4·3H2O; a revised internally consistent thermodynamic dataset for magnesium sulfate hydrates. Astrobiology 12, 1042-1054.

Harries, D., Berg, T., Langenhorst, F., Palme, H. (2012): Structural clues to the origin of refractory metal alloys as condensates of the solar nebula. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, in press. DOI: 10.1111/j.1945-5100.2012.01424.x

Jentzsch, P.V., Bolanz, R.M., Ciobota, V., Kampe, B., Rösch, P., Majzlan, J., Popp, J. (2012): Raman spectroscopic study of calcium mixed salts of atmospheric importance. Vibrational Spectroscopy 61, 206-213.

Jentzsch, P.V., Ciobota, V., Bolanz, R.M., Kampe, B., Rösch, P., Majzlan, J., Popp, J. (2012): Raman and infrared spectroscopic study of synthetic ungemachite, K3Na8Fe(SO4)6(NO3)2·6H2O. Journal of Molecular Structure 1022, 147-152.

Lalinská-Voleková, B., Majzlan, J., Klimko, T., Chovan, M., Kučerová, G., Michňová, J., Hovorič, R., Göttlicher, J., Steininger, R. (2012): Mineralogy of the Fe-As-Sb weathering products in mine wastes and soils at several Sb deposits in Slovakia. Canadian Mineralogist 50, 481-500, DOI: 10.3749/canmin.50.1.000

Majzlan, J., Drahota, P., Filippi, M., Grevel, K.-D., Kahl, W.-A., Plášil, J., Woodfield, B.F., Boerio-Goates, J. (2012): Thermodynamic properties of scorodite and parascorodite (FeAsO4·2H2O), kaňkite (FeAsO4·3.5H2O), and FeAsO4. Hydrometallurgy 117-118, 47-56, DOI: 10.1016/j.hydromet. 2012.02.002

Majzlan, J., Lazic, B., Armbruster, T., Johnson, M.B., White, M.A., Fisher, R.A., Plášil, J., Loun, J., Škoda, R., Novák, M. (2012): Crystal structure, thermodynamic properties, and paragenesis of bukovskýite, Fe2(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)·9H2O. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences (Japan) 107, 133-148, DOI: 10.2465/jmps.110930

Mang, C., Kontny, A., Harries, D., Langenhorst, F., Hecht, L. (2012): Iron deficiency in pyrrhotite of suevites from the Chesapeake Bay impact crater, USA-A consequence of shock metamorphism? Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 47, 277-295. DOI: 10.1111/j.1945-5100.2012.01329.x


Bolanz, R.M., Majzlan, J., Jurkovič, Ľ., Göttlicher, J. (2011): Mineralogy, geochemistry, and arsenic speciation in coal combustion waste from Nováky, Slovakia. Fuel 94, 125-136, DOI: 10.1016/j.fuel.2011.10.067

Grevel, K.-D., Majzlan, J. (2011): Thermodynamics of divalent metal sulfates. Chemical Geology 286, 301-306. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2011.05.016

Harries, D., Pollok, K., Langenhorst, F. (2011): Translation interface modulation in NC-pyrrhotites: Direct imaging by TEM and a model toward understanding partially disordered structural states. American Mineralogist, 96, 716-731. DOI: 10.2138/am.2011.3693    

Heide, K., Heide, G. (2011) Vitreous state in nature - origin and properties. Chemie der Erde 71, 305-335.

Klimko, T., Lalinská, B., Majzlan, J., Chovan, M., Kučerová, G., Paul, C. (2011): Chemical composition of weathering products in neutral and acidic mine tailings from stibnite exploitation in Slovakia. Journal of Geosciences 57, 327-340, DOI: 10.3190/jgeosci.104

Majzlan, J. (2011): Thermodynamic stabilization of hydrous ferric oxide by adsorption of phosphate and arsenate. Environmental Science & Technology 45, 4726-4732, DOI: 10.1021/es1040249

Majzlan, J., Alpers, C.N., Bender Koch, C., McCleskey, R.B., Myneni, S.C.B., Neil, J.M. (2011) Vibrational, X-ray absorption, and Mössbauer spectra of sulfate minerals from the weathered massive sulfide deposit at Iron Mountain, California. Chemical Geology 284, 296-305. DOI: 10.1016/ j.chemgeo.2011.03.008

Majzlan, J., Brecht, B., Lalinská, B., Chovan, M., Moravanský, D., Uhlík, P. (2011): Elemental and mineral inventory of tailing impoundments near Pezinok, Slovakia and possible courses of action for their remediation. Mineralogia 41, 55-74, DOI: 10.2478/v10002-010-0005-0

Majzlan, J., Lalinská, B., Chovan, M., Bläß, U., Brecht, B., Göttlicher, J., Steininger, R., Hug, K., Ziegler, S., Gescher, J. (2011): A mineralogical, geochemical, and microbiogical assessment of the antimony- and arsenic-rich neutral mine drainage tailings near Pezinok, Slovakia. American Mineralogist, 96, 1-13. DOI: 10.2138/am.2011.3556

Nielsen, U.G., Heinmaa, I., Samoson, A., Majzlan, J., Grey, C.P. (2011): Insight into the local magnetic environments and deuteron mobility in jarosite (AFe3(SO4)2(OD)6, A = K, Na, D3O) and hydronium alunite ((D3O)Al3(SO4)2 (OD)6), from variable temperature 2H MAS NMR. Chemistry of Materials23, 3176-3187. DOI: 10.1021/cm2003929

Plášil, J., Fejfarová, K., Novák, M., Dušek, M., Škoda, R., Hloušek, J., Čejka, J., Majzlan, J., Sejkora, J., Machovič, V., Talla, D. (2011): Běhounekite, U(SO4)2(H2O)4, from Jáchymov (St. Joachimsthal), Czech Republic: the first natural U4+ sulphate. Mineralogical Magazine 75, 2739-2753, DOI: 10.1180/minmag.2011.075.6.2739


Anawar, H.M., Garcia-Sanchez, A., Santa Regina, I., Mihaljevič, M., Majzlan, J., Moyano, A. (2010): Assessment of arsenic fractionation, mobility, and bioavailability in mining-affected soils, and remediation measures. Land Contamination & Reclamation 18 (3), 279-292. DOI: 10.2462/09670513.1001

Bläß, U.W., Langenhorst, F., McCammon, C. (2010): Microstructural investigations on strongly stained olivines of the chassignite NWA 2737 and implications for its shock history. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 300, 255-263. DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2010.09.047

Majzlan, J. (2010): Advances and gaps in the knowledge of the thermodynamics and crystallography of acid-mine drainage sulfate minerals. Chimia, 64, 699-704. DOI: 10.2533/chimia.2010.699

Majzlan, J., Chovan, M., Andráš, P., Newville, M., Wiedenbeck, M. (2010): The nanoparticulate nature of invisible gold in arsenopyrite from Pezinok (Slovakia). Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie Abhandlungen, 187, 1-9. DOI: 10.1127/0077-7757/2010/0156

Majzlan, J., Ðorđević, T., Kolitsch, U., Schefer, J. (2010): Hydrogen bonding in coquimbite, nominally Fe2(SO4)3·9H2O, and the relationship between coquimbite and paracoquimbite. Mineralogy and Petrology, 100, 241-248. DOI: 10.1007/s00710-010-0128-4

Majzlan, J., Glasnák, P., Fisher, R.A., White, M.-A., Johnson, M., Woodfield, B., Boerio-Goates, J. (2010): Heat capacity, entropy and magnetic properties of jarosite-group compounds. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 37, 635-651. DOI: 10.1007/s00269-010-0363-6

Viereck-Goette, L., Lepetit, P., Gürel, A., Ganskow, G., Çopuroğlu, I., Abratis, M. (2010): Revised volcanostratigraphy of the Upper Miocene to Lower Pliocene Ürgüp Formation, Central Anatolian volcanic province, Turkey. in Gropelli, G., Goette-Viereck, L. (eds.)  Stratigraphy and geology of volcanic areas. Geological Society of America Special Paper 464, 85-112. DOI: 10.1130/2010.2464(05)


Abratis, M., Munsel, D., Viereck-Götte, L. (2009): Melilithite und Melilith-führende Magmatite des sächsischen Vogtlands: Petrographie und Mineralchemie. - Melilitites and melilite bearing igneous rocks of the Saxonian Vogtland (Germany): petrography and mineral chemistry. Zeitschrift geologischer Wissenschaften, 37 (1-2), 41-79.

Ackermann, S., Lazic, B., Armbruster, T., Doyle, S., Grevel, K.-D., Majzlan, J. (2009): Thermodynamic and crystallographic properties of kornelite [Fe2(SO4)3·~7.75H2O] and paracoquimbite [Fe2(SO4)3·9H2O]. American Mineralogist, 94, 1620-1628. DOI: 10.2138/am.2009.3179

Fischer, C., Schmidt, C., Bauer, A., Gaupp, R., Heide, K. (2009): Mineralogical and geochemical alteration of low-grade metamorphic black slates due to oxidative weathering. Chemie der Erde/ Geochemistry, 69, 127-142.

Godard, M.,  Awaji, S., Hansen, S., Hellebrand, E., Brunelli, D., Johnson, K., Yamasaki, T., Maeda, J., Abratis, M., Christie, D., Kato, Y., Mariet, C., Rosner, M. (2009): Geochemistry of a long in-situ section of intrusive slow-spread oceanic lithosphere: Results from IODP Site U1309 (Atlantis Massif, 30°N Mid-Atlantic-Ridge). Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 279, 110-122.

Grevel, C., Schreyer, W., Grevel, K.-D., Schertl, H.-P., Willner, A.P. (2009): Rare Earth elements (REEs) of the coesite-bearing "pyrope quartzite" and related rocks from the Dora-Maira Massif, Western Alps: Distribution patterns and mobilization-/ fractionation-behaviour. European Journal of Mineralogy, 21, 1213-1224. DOI: 10.1127/0935-1221/2009/0022-1967

Grevel, K.-D., Majzlan, J. (2009): Internally consistent thermodynamic data for magnesium sulfate hydrates. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 73, 6805-6815. DOI: 10.1016/j.gca.2009.08.005

Hopf, J., Langenhorst, F., Pollok, K., Merten, D., Kothe, E. (2009): Influence of microorganisms on biotite dissolution: An experimental approach. Chemie der Erde - Geochemistry, 69, 45-56. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemer.2008.11.001

Lepetit, P., Viereck-Goette, L., Schumacher, R., Mues-Schumacher, U.,  Abratis, M. (2009): Parameters controlling the density of welded ignimbrites - A case study on the Incesu Ignimbrite, Cappadocia, Central Anatolia. Chemie der Erde - Geochemistry, 69, 341-357. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemer.2009.05.004

Meyer, R., Hertogen, J., Pedersen, R.B., Viereck-Goette, L.,  Abratis, M. (2009): Interaction of mantle derived melts with crust during the emplacement of the Vøring Plateau, N.E. Atlantic. Marine Geology, 261, 3-16.

Miller, D.J.,  Abratis, M.,  Christie, D., Drouin, M., Godard, M., Ildefonse, D.,  Maeda, J., Weinsteiger, A., Yamasaki, T., Suzuki, Y., Niino, A., Sato, A., Takeda, F. (2009): Microprobe analyses of primary mineral phases from Site U1309, Atlantis Massif, Integrated Ocean Drilling Program Expedition 304/305. IODP Data Report. DOI: 10.2204/iodp.proc.304305.202.2009


Abratis, M., Mädler, J., Hautmann, S.,  Leyk, H.-J., Meyer, R., Lippolt, H.J., Viereck-Goette, L. (2007): Two distinct Miocene age ranges of basaltic rocks from the Rhön and Heldburg areas (Germany) based on 40Ar/39Ar step heating data. Chemie der Erde/ Geochemistry, 67, 133-150.

Heide, K., Woermann, E., Ulmer, G. (2008) Volatiles in pillows of the Mid-Ocean-Ridge-Basalt (MORB) and vitreous basaltic rims. Chemie der Erde 68, 353-368.

Heinemann, R., Kroll, H., Langenhorst, F. (2008): Relationship between Guinier-Preston zones and the kinetics of the intracrystalline Fe2+, Mg exchange reaction in Johnstown meteoritic orthopyroxene. European Journal of Mineralogy, 20, 551-561.

Leroux, H., Rietmeijer, F.J.M., Velbel, M.A., Brearley, A.J., Jacob, D., Langenhorst, F., Bridges, J.C., Zega, T.J., Stroud, R.M., Cordier, P., Harvey, R.P., Lee, M., Gounelle, M., Zolensky, M.E. (2008): Comparing Wild 2 particles to chondrites and IDPs. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 43, 261-272.

Pollok, K., Lloyd, G. E., Austrheim, H., Putnis, A. (2008): Complex replacement patterns in garnets from Bergen Arcs eclogites: A combined EBSD and analytical TEM study. Chemie der Erde - Geochemistry, 25, 177-191. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemer.2007.12.002

Zaccarini, F., Morales-Ruano, S., Scachetti, M., Garuti, G., Heide, K. (2008) Investigation of datolithe (CaB[SiO4/(OH)]) from basalts in the Northern Apennines ophiolithes (Italy): Genetic implications. Chem der Erde 68, 265-277.

Zavyalova, U., Nigrovski, B., Pollok, K., Langenhorst, F., Muller, B., Scholz, P., Ondruschka, B. (2008): Gel-combustion synthesis of nanocrystalline spinel catalysts for VOCs elimination. Applied Catalysis B-environmental, 83, 221-228.

Zolensky, M., Nakamura-Messenger, K., Rietmeijer, F., Leroux, H., Mikouchi, T., Ohsumi, K., Simon, S., Grossman, L., Stephan, T., Weisberg, M., Velbel, M., Zega, T., Stroud, R., Tomeoka, K., Ohnishi, I., Tomioka, N., Nakamura, T., Matrajt, G., Joswiak, D., Brownlee, D., Langenhorst, F., Krot, A., Kearsley, A., Ishii, H., Graham, G., Da, Z.R., Ch, M., Bradley, J., Hagiya, K., Gounelle, M., Keller, L., Bridges, J. (2008): A TEM study of thermally modified comet 81P/Wild 2 dust particles by interactions with the aerogel matrix during the Stardust capture process. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 43, 97-120.


Bläß, U.W., Langenhorst, F., Frost, D.J., Seifert, F. (2007): Oxygen deficient perovskites in the system CaSiO3 - CaAlO2.5 and implications to the Earth's interior. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 34, 363-376. DOI: 10.1007/s00269-007-0154-x

Bromiley, F.A., Boffa Ballaran, T., Langenhorst, F., Seifert, F. (2007): Order and miscibility in the otavite-magnesite solid solution. American Mineralogist, 92, 829-836.

Deutsch, A., Langenhorst, F. (2007): On the fate of carbonates and anhydrite in impact processes - evidence from the Chicxulub event. GFF, 129, 155-160.

Frandsen, C., Mørup, S., McEnroe, S.A., Robinson, P., Langenhorst, F. (2007): Magnetic phases in hemo-ilmenite: Insight from low-velocity and high-field Mössbauer spectroscopy. Geophysical Research Letters, 34, 7. DOI: 10.1029/2006GL029063

Frosch, T., Tarcea, N., Schmitt, M., Thiele, H., Hofer, S., Stuffler, T., Hochleitner, R., Langenhorst, F., Popp, J. (2007): UV Raman spectroscopy - A promising tool for astrobiology: Comparative RAMAN studies with different excitation wavelengths on Dar Al Gani 735 Mars meteorite. Analytical Chemistry, 79(3), 1101-1108. DOI: 10.1021/ac0618977

Grunewald, U., Zimanowski, B., Büttner, R., Phillips, L.F., Heide, K., Büchel, G. (2007) MFCI experiments on the influence of NaCl-saturated water on phreatomagmatic explosions. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 159, 126-137.

McEnroe, S.A., Robinson, P., Langenhorst, F., Frandsen, C., Terry, M.P., Ballaran, T.B. (2007): Magnetization of exsolution intergrowths of hematite and ilmenite: Mineral chemistry, phase relations, and magnetic properties of hemo-ilmenite ores with micron- to nanometer-scale lamellae from Allard Lake, Quebec. Journal of Geophysical Research - Solid Earth, 112, Article Number: B10103.

Mierdel, K., Keppler, H., Smyth, J.R., Langenhorst, F. (2007): The origin of the Earth´s astenosphere. Science, 315, 364-368. DOI: 10.1126/science.1135422

Shiryaev, A., Frost, D.J., Langenhorst, F. (2007): Impurity diffusion and microstructures in diamonds deformed at high pressures and temperatures. Diamond and Related Materials, 16, 503-511.

Smyth, J.R., Mierdel, K., Keppler, H., Langenhorst, F., Dubrovinsky, L., Nestola, F. (2007): Crystal chemistry of hydration in aluminous orthopyroxene. American Mineralogist, 92, 973-976.

Stoyanov, E., Langenhorst, F., Steinle-Neumann, G. (2007): The effect of valence state and site geometry on Ti L3,2 and O K electron energy-loss spectra of TixOy phases. American Mineralogist, 92, 577-586.

Terasaki, H., Frost, D.J., Rubie, D.C., Langenhorst, F. (2007): Interconnectivity of Fe-O-S liquid in polycrystalline silicate perovskite at lower mantle conditions. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 161, 170-176.

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