*UPDATE* As of January 2013, you may click here to find recent (and past) articles in this collection.
The Amorphous Materials special section papers were initially among those presented at the Frontiers in Mineral Sciences meeting, Cambridge, 2007. These articles are published individually and are the first to be available as a "virtual" special section collection on our web pages. Other issues/links to come as the Virtual Special Issue grows! The first articles included in this special section were published in October 2008.
Current collection: 2008 to present
Ashok K. Verma and Bijaya B. Karki
First-principles study of self-diffusion and viscous flow in diopside (CaMgSi2O6) liquid
American Mineralogist, November-December 2012, v. 97, p. 2049-2055
High-pressure and high-temperature titanium solution mechanisms in silicate-saturated aqueous fluids and hydrous silicate melts
American Mineralogist, July 2012, v. 97, p. 1241-1251
Charles Le Losq, Daniel R. Neuville, Roberto Moretti, and Jacques Roux
Determination of water content in silicate glasses using Raman spectrometry: Implications for the study of explosive volcanism
American Mineralogist, May-June 2012, v. 97, p. 779-790
Gabriele Giuli, Roberto Alonso-Mori, Maria Rita Cicconi, Eleonora Paris, Pieter Glatzel, Sigrid Griet Eeckhout, and Bruno Scaillet
Effect of alkalis on the Fe oxidation state and local environment in peralkaline rhyolitic glasses
American Mineralogist, February-March 2012, v. 97, p. 468-475
Alan G. Whittington, Pascal Richet, and Alain Polian
Water and the compressibility of silicate glasses: A Brillouin spectroscopic study
American Mineralogist, February-March 2012, v. 97, p. 455-467
Bjorn O. Mysen
Amorphous Materials: An experimental study of phosphorous and aluminosilicate speciation in and partitioning between aqueous fluids and silicate melts determined in-situ at high temperature and pressure
American Mineralogist, October, v. 96, p. 1636-1649
Wim J. Malfait, Carmen Sanchez-Valle, Paola Ardia, Etienne M±dard, and Philippe Lerch
Compositional dependent compressibility of dissolved water in silicate glasses
American Mineralogist 2011 96: 1402-1409.
Daniel R. Neuville, Grant S. Henderson, Laurent Cormier, and Dominique Massiot
The structure of crystals, glasses, and melts along the CaO-Al2O3 join: Results from Raman, Al L- and K-edge X-ray absorption, and 27Al NMR spectroscopy
American Mineralogist 2010 95: 1580-1589.
Anastassia Y. Borisova, Gleb S. Pokrovski, Michel Pichavant, R±mi Freydier, and Fr±d±ric Candaudap
Arsenic enrichment in hydrous peraluminous melts: Insights from femtosecond laser ablation-inductively coupled plasma-quadrupole mass spectrometry, and in situ X-ray absorption fine structure spectroscopy
American Mineralogist 2010 95: 1095-1104.
D. Manara, A. Grandjean, and D.R. Neuville
Advances in understanding the structure of borosilicate glasses: A Raman spectroscopy study
American Mineralogist 2009 94: 777-784.
Alan G. Whittington, M. Ali Bouhifd, and Pascal Richet
The viscosity of hydrous NaAlSi3O8 and granitic melts: Configurational entropy models
American Mineralogist 2009 94: 1-16.
Bjorn O. Mysen, Shigeru Yamashita, and Nadezda Chertkova
Solubility and solution mechanisms of NOH volatiles in silicate melts at high pressure and temperature±amine groups and hydrogen fugacity
American Mineralogist 2008 93: 1760-1770.
Mathieu Roskosz, Michael J. Toplis, Daniel R. Neuville, and Bjorn O. Mysen
Quantification of the kinetics of iron oxidation in silicate melts using Raman spectroscopy and assessment of the role of oxygen diffusion
American Mineralogist 2008 93: 1749-1759.
Constrained interactions, rigidity, adaptative networks, and their role for the description of silicates
American Mineralogist 2008 93: 1732-1748.
Daniel R. Neuville, Laurent Cormier, Valérie Montouillout, Pierre Florian, Francis Millot, Jean-Claude Rifflet, and Dominique Massiot
Structure of Mg- and Mg/Ca aluminosilicate glasses: 27Al NMR and Raman spectroscopy investigations
American Mineralogist 2008 93: 1721-1731.
Wim J. Malfait, Valentina P. Zakaznova-Herzog, and Werner E. Halter
Quantitative Raman spectroscopy: Speciation of Na-silicate glasses and melts
American Mineralogist 2008 93: 1505-1518.
Jan A. Schuessler, Roman E. Botcharnikov, Harald Behrens, Valeria Misiti, and Carmela Freda
Oxidation state of iron in hydrous phono-tephritic melts
American Mineralogist 2008 93: 1493-1504.
Atomic structure and transport properties of MgO-Al2O3 melts: A molecular dynamics simulation study
American Mineralogist 2008 93: 1486-1492.
Grant S. Henderson and Daniel R. Neuville
Preface to the amorphous materials special section
American Mineralogist 2008 93: 1485.