publications

   

Anderson, J., Peterson, R. and Swainson, I. (2012) The atomic structure of deuterated boyleite ZnSO4·4D2O, ilesite MnSO4·4D2O, and bianchite ZnSO4·6D2O American Mineralogist, Volume 97, pages 1905–1914

Peterson, R.C. (2011) Cranswickite MgSO4•4H2O, a new mineral from Calingasta, Argentina. American Mineralogist, 96, pages 869–877.

Williamson, M., Smyth. H., Peterson, R.C., Lavoie, D. Comparative geological studies of volcanic terrain on Mars : Examples from the Isachsen Formation, Axel Heiberg Island, Canadian High Arctic. Geological Society of America special publication 483, 249-262.

Izawa, R.M., Flemming, R.L., King, P.L., Peterson, R.C. and McCausland,P. (2010) Mineralogical and spectroscopic investigation of the Tagish Lake carbonaceous chondrite by X-ray diffraction and infrared reflectance spectroscopy. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 45, 675-698.

Izawa, R.M., King, P.L, Flemming, R.L., Peterson, R.C. and McCausland,P. (2010) Mineralogical and spectroscopic investigation of enstatite chondrites by X-ray diffraction and infrared reflectance spectroscopy Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, E07008, 18pp.

Basciano, L.C. and Peterson, R.C. (2010) A Crystallographic Study of the incomplete solid solution between Plumbojarosite and Jarosite Canadian Mineralogist,Vol. 48, pp. 651-659. download pdf

Leduc, E.M.S., Peterson,R.C. and Wang,R (2009) Sodium magnesium sulfate decahydrate, Na2Mg(SO4)2•10H2O, a new sulfate salt. Acta Cryst. C65, i81–i84

Leduc, E.M.S., Peterson,R.C. and Wang,R (2009) Crystal structure and hydrogen bonding in konyaite,Na2Mg(SO4)2•5H2O, American Mineralogist July; v. 94; no. 7; p. 1005-1011

Peterson, R.C., Valyashko, E, and Wang, R. (2009)Rhomboclase (H5O2)Fe3+(SO4)2•2H2O and H3OFe3+(SO4)2 : Their atomic structures and hydrogen bonding . Canadian Mineralogist, Vol. 47, pp. 625-634 .

Ertl,A.,Dyar,M.D. Hughes,J.M. Brandstätter,F., Gunter, M.E., Prem, M. and Peterson,R.C. (2008) Pertlikite, a new tetragonal Mg-rich member of the voltaite group from Madeni Zakh, Iran. Canadian Mineralogist vol. 46, pp. 661-669.

Peterson,R.C., Nelson,W., Madu,B. and Shurvell, H.F. (2007)Meridianiite: a new mineral species observed on Earth and predicted to exist on Mars. American Mineralogist, 92, 1756-1759

Basciano, L.C. and Peterson, R.C. (2007) The crystal structure of ammoniojarosite, (NH4)Fe3(SO4)2(OH)6, and the crystal chemistry of the ammoniojarosite – hydronium jarosite solid-solution series. Mineralogical Magazine, , vol. 71(4), pp. 427–441.

Basciano, L.C. and Peterson, R.C. (2007) Crystal chemistry of the natrojarosite – jarosite and natrojarosite – hydroniumjarosite solid solution series: a synthetic study with full iron site occupancy. American Mineralogist, Vol., 93, pages 853–862.

Basciano, L. and Peterson, R.C. (2007) Jarosite-hydronium jarosite solid solution series. mineralogy and crystal chemistry. American Mineralogist, 92, 1464-1473.

Anderson, J.L., Peterson,R.C. and Swainson,I.P (2007) The atomic structure and hydrogen bonding of deuterated melanterite, FeSO4•7D2O. Canadian Mineralogist, 45 pp 457-469

Botelho, N.F., Moura, M., Peterson, R.C. Stanley, C.J. and Silva, D.V. G.(2006) Kalungaite, PdAsSe, a new platinum-group mineral from Buraco do Ouro gold mine, Cavalcante, Goias State, Brazil, Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 123-130. download pdf

Peterson,R.C. and Wang,R.(2006)Crystal moulds on Mars, Melting of a possible new mineral species to create chaotic terrain. Geology, 34, 957-960. download pdf

Anderson, J.L., Peterson,R.C. and Swainson,I.P. (2005) Combined neutron and powder and X-ray single crystal diffraction refinement of the atomic ture of hydrogen bonding of goslarite (ZnSO4-7H2O). Mineralogical Magazine, 69, 259-271.