Publications 2013


  1. Lobanov, S.S.; Chen, P.N.; Chen, X.J.; Zha, C.S.; Litasov, K.D.; Mao, H.K.; Goncharov A.F. (2013) Carbon precipitation from heavy hydrocarbon fluid in deep planetary interiors // Nature Communications 4, 2446
  2. Litasov, K.D.; Shatskiy A.; Gavryushkin, P.N.; Sharygin, I.S.; Dorogokupets, P.I.; Dymshits, A.M.; Ohtani, E.; Higo, Y.; Funakoshi, K. (2013) P-V-T equation of state of siderite to 33 GPa and 1673 K // Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors 224, 83-87
  3. Litasov, K.D.; Sharygin, I.S.; Dorogokupets, P.I.; Shatskiy, A.F.; Gavryushkin P.N.; Sokolova T.S.; Ohtani, E.; Li J.; Funakoshi, K. (2013) Thermal equation of state to 31 GPa and 1473 K and thermodynamic properties of iron carbide, Fe3C // Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 118, 5274-5284
  4. Shatskiy, A.; Sharygin, I.S.; Litasov, K.D.; Borzdov, Y.M.; Palyanov Y.N.; Ohtani, E. (2013) New experimental data on phase relations for the system Na2CO3-CaCO3 at 6 GPa and 900-1400°C // American Mineralogist 98, 2164-2171
  5. Shatskiy, A.; Gavryushkin, P.N.; Sharygin, I.S.; Litasov, K.D.; Kupriyanov, I.N.; Higo, Y.; Borzdov, Y.M.; Funakoshi, K.; Palyanov, Y.N.; Ohtani, E. (2013) Melting and subsolidus phase relations in the system Na2CO3-MgCO3±H2O at 6 GPa and the stability of Na2Mg(CO3)2 in the upper mantle // American Mineralogist 98, 2172-2182
  6. Litasov, K.D.; Sharygin, I.S.; Shatskiy, A.F.; Gavryushkin P.N.; Dorogokupets, P.I.; Sokolova T.S.; Ohtani, E.; Dymshits A.M.; Alifirova T.A. (2013) P-V-T equations of state of iron carbides Fe3C and Fe7C3 and their relationships under the conditions of the Earth’s mantle and core // Doklady Earth Sciences 453, 1269-1273
  7. Shatskiy, A.; Litasov, K.D.; Borzdov, Y.M.; Katsura, T.; Yamazaki, D.; Ohtani, E. (2013) Silicate diffusion in alkali-carbonatite and hydrous melts at 16.5 and 24 GPa: implication for the melt transport by dissolution-precipitation in the transition zone and uppermost lower mantle // Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors 225, 1-11
  8. Ohtani, E.; Shibazaki, Y.; Sakai, T.; Mibe, K.; Fukui, H.; Kamada, S.; Sakamaki, T.; Seto, Y.; Tsutsui, S.; Baron, A.Q.R. (2013) Sound velocity of hexagonal close-packed iron up to core pressures // Geophysical Research Letters 40, 5089-5094
  9. Rashchenko, S.V.; Likhacheva, A.Yu.; Bekker, T.B. (2013) Preparation of a macrocrystalline pressure calibrant SrB4O7:Sm2+ suitable for the HP-HT powder diffraction // High Pressure Research 33, 720-724



  1. Litasov, K.D.; Shatskiy, A.; Ohtani, E.; Yaxley G.M. (2013) The solidus of alkaline carbonatite in the deep mantle // Geology 41, 79-82
  2. Sokolova, T.S.; Dorogokupets, P.I.; Litasov, K.D. (2013) Self-consistent pressure scales based on the equations of state for ruby, diamond, MgO, B2–NaCl, as well as Au, Pt, and other metals to 4 Mbar and 3000 K // Russian Geology and Geophysics 54, 181-199
  3. Sharygin, I.S.; Litasov, K.D.; Shatskiy, A.F.; Golovin, A.V.; Ohtani, E.; Pokhilenko, N.P. (2013) Melting experiments on kimberlite of Udachnaya-East pipe at 3-6.5 GPa and 900−1500ºС // Doklady Earth Sciences 448, 200-205
  4. Litasov, K.D.; Shatskiy, A.; Ohtani, E. (2013) Earth’s mantle melting in the presence of C-O-H-bearing fluid // Physics and Chemistry of the Deep Earth (editor S. Karato, Wiley, New York), 38-65
  5. Dymshits, A.M.; Bobrov, A.V.; Bindi L.; Litvin, Y.A.; Litasov, K.D.; Shatskiy, A.F.; Ohtani, E. (2013) Na-bearing majoritic garnet in the system Na2MgSi5O12-Mg3Al2Si3O12 at 11-20 GPa: phase relations, structural peculiarities and solid solutions // Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 105, 1-13
  6. Litasov, K.D.; Dorogokupets, P.I.; Ohtani, E.; Fei, Y.; Shatskiy, A.; Sharygin, I.S.; Gavryushkin, P.N.; Rashchenko, S.V.; Seryotkin, Yu.V.; Higo, Y.; Funakoshi, K.; Chanyshev, A.D.; Lobanov, S.S. (2013) Thermal equation of state and thermodynamic properties of molybdenum at high pressures // Journal of Applied Physics 113, 093507
  7. Litasov, K.D.; Gavryushkin, P.N.; Dorogokupets, P.I.; Sharygin, I.S.; Shatskiy, A.; Fei, Y.; Rashchenko, S.V.; Seryotkin, Yu.V.; Higo, Y.; Funakoshi, K.; Ohtani, E. (2013) Thermal equation of state to 33.5 GPa and 1673 K and thermodynamic properties of tungsten // Journal of Applied Physics 113, 133505
  8. Ghosh, S.; Ohtani, E.; Litasov, K.D.; Suzuki, A.; Dobson, D.; Funakoshi, K. (2013) Effect of water in depleted mantle on post-spinel transition and implication for 660 km seismic discontinuity // Earth and Planetary Science Letters 371, 103-111.
  9. Koroleva, O.N.; Anfilogov, V.N.; Shatskiy, A.; Litasov, K.D. (2013) Structure of Na2O-SiO2 melts as a function of composition: in situ Raman spectroscopic study // Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 375, 62-68
  10. Kiseeva, E.S.; Litasov, K.D.; Yaxley, G.M.; Ohtani, E.; Kamenetsky, V.S. (2013) Melting phase relations of carbonated eclogite at 9-21 GPa and alkali-rich melts in the deep mantle // Journal of Petrology 54, 1555-1583
  11. Kiseeva, E.S.; Yaxley, G.M.; Stepanov, A.S.; Tkalčić, H.; Litasov, K.D.; Kamenetsky, V.S. (2013) Metapyroxenite in the mantle transition zone revealed from majorite inclusions in diamonds // Geology 41, 883-886

  12. Shatskiy, A.; Sharygin, I.S.; Gavryushkin, P.N.; Litasov, K.D.; Borzdov, Y.M.; Shcherbakova, A.V.; Higo, Y.; Funakoshi, K.; Palyanov Y.N.; Ohtani E. (2013) The system K2CO3-MgCO3 at 6 GPa and 900-1450ºC // American Mineralogist 98, 1593-1603