Program for Session 08i

Wednesday 17th August PM: Floor 2 / Meeting Hall V

08i (Oral): Mineral nucleation: from the atomic to the planetary scale
Session chaired by Juan Diego Rodriguez-Blanco, Teresa Roncal-Herrero & Karina Krarup Sand

14:00  Interfacial Tension, Metastability, and Solubility of Solid Solutions
Prieto M, Katsikopoulos D & Fernandez-Gonzalez A
14:15  Keynote: Nucleation and Growth Mechanisms and Kinetics of Environmentally Important Oxides and Carbonates
Jun Y-S, Lee B, Hu Y, Ray J, Waychunas G & Fernandez-Martinez A
14:45  Is Mineral Precipitation the Reverse of Dissolution?
Oelkers E, Saldi G & Schott J
15:00  CaCO3 Polymorph Growth and Stabilization in Water-Ethanol Mixtures
Sand K, Rodriguez-Blanco JD, Makovicky E, Benning L & Stipp S
15:15  Nanoparticle Bioremediation: Application of Solid Phase Capture
Skuce R, Tobler D, Lee M & Phoenix V
15:30  Invited: Mapping the Amorphous-To-Crystalline Transitions in CaCO3 Biominerals with 20-nm Resolution
Gilbert P
15:45  The Role of Mg in the Formation of Monohydrocalcite
Rodriguez-Blanco JD, Bots P, Roncal-Herrero T, Shaw S & Benning LG
16:00  Atomic Force Microscopy Observations of Nanostructures and Crystal Growth in Bivalves
Pina CM, Checa AG, Sainz-Díaz CI & Cartwright JHE
16:15  How do Mineral Substrates Affect Calcite Nucleation and Growth?
Stockmann GJ, Oelkers EH, Wolff-Boenisch D & Bovet N
16:30  Invited: Growth Rate of Giant Gypsum Crystals
Van Driessche AES, García Ruiz JM, Tsukamoto K, Patiño LD & Satoh H
16:45  Ferric Iron Geometry and Coordination during Hydrolysis and Ferrihydrite Precipitation
Collins R, Rose A, Glover C, Boland D, Payne T & Waite D

Wednesday 17th August PM: Floor 1 / Poster Area

08i (Poster): Mineral nucleation: from the atomic to the planetary scale

1078  FT-ICR Mass Spectrometry of Carbonate Clusters: Magic Clusters and pH Effects
Lemke K, Sadjadi S & Seward T
1079  Why do Earthworms Synthesize ACC?
Diz P, Gil C, Mendez J, Iglesias-Briones MJ & Gago-Duport L
1080  Ripening Processes during Crystallization of Natrojarosite
Jimenez A, Hernandez A, Fernandez-Gonzalez A & Prieto M
1081  Nucleation and Growth of Acicular Goethite from Ferric Hydroxide Gel Under Moderate Temperature (30 and 70°C)
Montes-Hernandez G, Beck P, Renard F, Quirico E, Lanson B, Chiriac R & Findling N
1082  Macroscopic Anhydrite Interacted with Pb-Doped Solutions
Morales J, Astilleros JM, Jimenez A & Fernández-Díaz L
1083  Formation and Inhibition of Calcite, Aragonite and Vaterite
Niedermayr A, Dietzel M & Köhler S
1084  Experimental Study of Nucleation and Phase Stability of Calcium Sulfate
Ossorio Peralta M, Van Driessche A & García Ruiz JM
1085  The Importance of the Fluid-Mineral Interface in the Control of Crystal Growth
Putnis CV, Ruiz-Agudo E, Wang L, Klasa J & Putnis A
1086  The Transformation of ACC to Vaterite; An in situ SAXS/WAXS Study
Bots P, Rodriguez-Blanco JD, Roncal-Herrero T, Shaw S & Benning L
1087  The Role of Inorganic Additives in Evaporitic Carbonate Precipitation
Roncal-Herrero T, Bots P, Rodriguez-Blanco JD, Shaw S & Benning LG
1088  Exploring the First Steps of Iron(III) Oxyhydroxide Nucleation Using a Competitive Ligand Kinetic Approach
Rose A
1089  Solvent Effect on the Precipitation of Mg-Carbonate
Teng H & Wang J
1090  Non-Isothermal Dehydroxylation Kinetics of Common Sheet-Like Phases and their Informational Value
Trittschack R & Grobéty B