Murphy Quinlan, M., Walker, A. M., Davies, C.J., Mound,J. E., Müller, T. & Harvey, J. (2021). The conductive cooling of planetesimals with temperature-dependent properties. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, in press.

Zuo, J., Webb, A. A. G., Piazolo, S., Wang, Q., Müller, T., Ramírez‐Salazar, A., & Haproff, P. J. (2021). Tectonics of the Isua Supracrustal Belt 2: Microstructures Reveal Distributed Strain in the Absence of Major Fault Structures. Tectonics, 40, e2020TC006514. doi

Ramírez‐Salazar, A., Müller, T., Piazolo, S., Webb, A. A. G., Hauzenberger, C., Zuo, J., et al. (2021). Tectonics of the Isua supracrustal belt 1: P‐T‐X‐d constraints of a poly‐metamorphic terrane. Tectonics, 40, e2020TC006516. doi


Rout, S.S., Schmidt, B.C. & Wörner, G. (2020). Constraints on non-isothermal diffusion modeling: an experimental 2 analysis and error assessment using halogen diffusion in melts. American Mineralogist, 105, 227–238. doi

Gussone, N., Böttcher, M.E., Conrad, A.C., Fiebig, J., Peltz, M., Grathoff, G. & Schmidt, B.C. (2020). Calcium isotope fractionation upon experimental apatite formation. Chemical Geolology, 551, 102376. doi

Di Genova D., Brooker R.A., Mader H., Drewitt J.W.E., Longo A., Deubener J., Neuville D.R., Fanara S., Shebanova O., Anzellini S.; Arzilli F., Bamber E.C., Hennet L., La Spina G. & Miyajima N. (2020). In situ observation of nanolite growth in volcanic melt: A driving force for explosive eruptions. Science Advances, 6, 39, eabb0413. doi

Buono, G., Fanara, S., Macedonio, G., .Palladino, D.M., Petrosino, P., Sottili, G. & Pappalardo, L. (2020). Dynamics of degassing in evolved alkaline magmas: Petrological, experimental and theoretical insights. Earth-Science Reviews, 211, 103402. doi

Kleest, C., Webb, S. & Fanara, S. (2020). Rheology of melts from the colli albani volcanic district (Italy): a case study. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology volume 175: 82. doi

Wassmann, T., Schubert, A., Malinski, F., Rosentritt, M., Krohn, S., Techmer, K., & Bürgers, R. (2020).The antimicrobial and cytotoxic effects of a copper-loaded zinc oxide phosphate cement. Clinical Oral Investigations, 24, 3899–3909. doi


Löffler, N., Fiebig, J., Mulch, A., Tütken, T., Schmidt, B.C., Bajnai, D., Conrad, A.C., Wacker, U. & Böttcher M.E. (2019). Refining the temperature dependence of the oxygen and clumped isotopic compositions of structurally bound carbonate in apatite. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 253, 19-38. doi

Schanofski, M., Fanara, S. & Schmidt, B. C. (2019). H2O-CO2 solubility in K-rich phonolitic and leucititic melts. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 174, 52. doi

Oriolo, S., Ozán, I.L., Schmidt, B.C., Charlin, J.E., Manzi, L.M. & Techmer K. (2019). Basalt weathering as the key to understand the past human use of hematite-based pigments in southernmost Patagonia. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 96, 102376, doi

Potrafke, A., Stalder, R., Schmidt, B.C. & Ludwig T. (2019). OH defect contents in quartz in a granitic system at 1 – 5 kbar. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 174, 98. doi


Leroy, C., Sanloup, C., Bureau, H., Schmidt, B.C., Konôpková, Z. & Raepsaet ,C. (2018). Bonding of xenon to oxygen in magmas at depth. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 484, 103–110. doi

Mißbach, H., Schmidt, B.C., Duda, J.-P., Lünsdorf, N.K., Goetz, W. & Thiel, V. (2018). Assessing the diversity of lipids formed via Fischer-Tropsch-type reactions. Organic Geochemistry, 119, 110–121. doi

Hawellek, T., Hubert, J., Hischke, S., Krause, M., Bertrand, J., Schmidt B.C., Kronz, A., Puschel, K., Ruther, W. & Niemeier, A. (2018) Calcification of the acetabular labrum of the hip: prevalence in the general population and relation to hip articular cartilage and fibrocartilage degeneration. Arthritis Research & Therapy 20, 104. doi

Pappalardo, L., Buono, G., Fanara S. & Petrosino, P. (2018). Combining textural and geochemical investigations to explore the dynamics of magma ascent during Plinian eruptions: a Somma–Vesuvius volcano (Italy) case study. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 173, 61. doi

Wu, S., Karius, V., Schmidt, B.C., Simon, K. & Wörner, G. (2018), Comparison of Ultrafine Powder Pellet and Flux‐free Fusion Glass for Bulk Analysis of Granitoids by Laser Ablation‐Inductively Coupled Plasma‐Mass Spectrometry. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 42, 575–591. doi


Arp, G., Hansen, B.T., Pack, A., Reimer, A., Schmidt, B.C., Simon, K. & Jung, D. (2017).The soda lake—mesosaline halite lake transition in the Ries impact crater basin (drilling Löpsingen 2012, Miocene, southern Germany). Facies, 63, 1. doi

Di Genova, D., Sicola, S., Romano, C., Vona, A., Fanara, S. & Spina, l. (2017). Effect of iron and nanolites on Raman spectra of volcanic glasses: A reassessment of existing strategies to estimate the water content. Chemical Geology, 475, 76–86, doi

Fanara, S., Sottili, G., Silleni, A., Palladino, D.M. & Schmidt B.C. (2017). CO2 bubble nucleation upon pressure release in potassium-rich silicate magmas. Chemical Geology, 461, 171–181. doi

Fanara, S., Sengupta, P., Becker, H.W., Rogalla, D. & Chakraborty S. (2017). Diffusion across the glass transition in silicate melts: Systematic correlations, new experimental data for Sr and Ba in calcium-aluminosilicate glasses and general mechanisms of ionic transport. Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 455, 6–16. doi

Lünsdorf, N.K., Dunkl, I., Schmidt, B.C., Rantitsch, G. & Eynatten H.v. (2017). Towards a higher comparability of geothermometric data obtained by Raman spectroscopy of carbonaceous material. Part II: A revised geothermometer. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 41, 593–612. doi

Sottili, G., Fanara, S., Silleni, A., Palladino, D.M. & Schmidt B.C. (2017). CO2-crystal wettability in potassic magmas: implications for eruptive dynamics in light of experimental evidence for heterogeneous nucleation. Geophysical Journal International, 209, 688–694. doi


Mißbach, H., Duda, J.-P., Lünsdorf, N.K., Schmidt, B.C. & Thiel, V. (2016). Testing the preservation of biomarkers during experimental maturation of an immature kerogen. International Journal of Astrobiology, 15, 165–175. doi

Moussallam, Y., Florian, P., Corradini, D., Morizet, Y., Sator, N., Vuilleumier, R., Guillot, B., Iacono-Marziano, G., Schmidt, B.C. & Gaillard, F. (2016). The molecular structure of melts along the carbonatite-kimberlite-basalt compositional joint: CO2 and polymerisation. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 434, 129–140. doi

Stabile, P., Webb, S., Knipping, JL., Behrens, H., Paris, E. & Giuli, G. (2016). Viscosity of pantelleritic and alkali-silicate melts: Effect of Fe redox state and Na/(Na + K) ratio. Chemical Geology, 442, 73–82. doi


Schäfer N., Schmidt B.C., Queric N.V., Röring B, Reitner J. Organic compounds and conditioning films within deep rock fractures of the Äspö Hard Rock Laboratory, Sweden. Geomicrobiology Journal, 32, 231-24.

Bartels A., Behrens H., Holtz F., Schmidt B.C. The effect of lithium on the viscosity of pegmatite forming liquids. Chem. Geol., 410, 1-11.

Fanara, S., Botcharnikov, R.E., Palladino, D.M., Adams, F., Buddensieck, J., Mulch, A., and H. Behrens, Volatiles in magmas related to the Campanian Ignimbrite eruption: Experiments vs. natural findings, Am. Mineralogist, 100 (10), 2284–2297.


Webb SL, BJ Murton & AJ Wheeler, Rheology and the Fe3+-chlorine reaction in basaltic melts, Chem. Geol., 366, 24-31, 2014.

Baasner A, I Hung, TF Kemp, R Dupree, BC Schmidt & SL Webb, Constraints on the incorporation mechanism of chlorine in peralkaline and peraluminous Na2O-CaO-Al2O3-SiO2 glasses, Am. Mineral., 99, 1716-1726, 2014.

Baasner A, BC Schmidt, R Dupree & SL Webb, Fluorine speciation as a function of composition in peralkaline and peraluminous Na2O-CaO-Al2O3-SiO2 glasses: A multinuclear NMR study, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 132, 151-169, 2014.

Leefmann T., Blumberg M., Schmidt B.C., Thiel V. Raman spectroscopy of biosignatures in methane-related microbialites. In: Wiese F., Reich M. & Arp G. (eds) “Spongy, slimy, cosy & more…” Commemorative volume in celebration of the 60th birthday of Joachim Reitner. Göttingen Contributions to Geosciences,77, 113-122

Lünsdorf N.K., Dunkl I., Schmidt B.C., Rantitsch G., Eynatten H.v. Towards a higher comparability of geothermometric data obtained by Raman spectroscopy of carbonaceous material. Part I: Evaluation of biasing factors. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 38, 73-94.


Baasner A, BC Schmidt & SL Webb, The effect of chlorine, fluorine and water on the viscosity of aluminosilicate melts, Chem. Geol., 357, 134-149, 2013

Hasdemir I, S Striepe, J Deubener & BC Schmidt, Micromechanical properties of banded alterations of archaeological glass fragments, J. Non-Cryst. Sol., 375,126-132, 2013

Angel RJ, NL Ross, J Zhao, L Sochalski-Kolbus, H Kruger & BC Schmidt, Structural controls on the anisotropy of tetrahedral frameworks: the example of monoclinic feldspars, Europ. J. Mineral., 25, 597-614, 2013

Boehm A & BC Schmidt, Fluorine and chlorine diffusion in phonolitic melt, Chem. Geol., 346, 162-171, 2013

Baasner A, BC Schmidt & SL Webb, Compositional dependence of the rheology of halogen (F, Cl) bearing aluminosilicate melts, Chem. Geol., 346, 172-183, 2013

Bartels A, H Behrens, F Holtz, BC Schmidt, M Fechtelkord, J Knipping, L Crede, A Baasner & N Pukallus, The effect of fluorine, boron and phosphorus on the viscosity of pegmatite forming melts, Chem. Geol., 346, 184-198, 2013

Schmidt BC, N Blum-Oeste & J Flagmeier, Water diffusion in phonolite melts, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 107, 220-230, 2013

Perdikouri C, S Piazolo, A Kasioptas, BC Schmidt & A Putnis, Hydrothermal replacement of Aragonite by Calcite: interplay between replacement, fracturing and growth, Europ. J. Mineral., 25, 123-136, 2013

Schmidt BC, PL Gehlken, & ME Boettcher, Vibrational spectra of BaMn(CO3) and a re-analysis of the Raman spectrum of BaMg(CO3), Europ. J. Mineral., 25, 137-144, 2013


Le Bayon R, S Buhre, BC Schmidt & RF Mahlmann, Experimental organic matter maturation at 2 kbar: Heat-up effect to low temperatures on vitrinite reflectance, Int. J. Coal Geology, 92, 45-53, 2012

Schlechter E, R Stalder & H Behrens, Electrical conductivity of H-bearing orthopyroxene single crystals measured with impedance spectroscopy, Phys. Chem. Mineral., 39, 531-541, 2012

Böttcher M.E., Effenberger H., Gehlken P.-L., Grathoff G.H., Schmidt B.C., Geprägs P., Bahlo R., Dellwig O., Leipe T., Winde V., Deutschmann A., Stark A., Gallego-Torres D. Martinez-Ruiz F. BaMn[CO3]2 – a previously unrecognized double carbonate in low-temperature environments: Structural, spectroscopic, and textural tools for future identification. Chemie der Erde – Geochemistry, 72, 85-89

Lünsdorf N.K., Dunkl I., Schmidt B.C., Rantitsch G., v. Eynatten H. (2012) The thermal history of the Steinach Nappe (Eastern Alps) during extension along the Brenner Normal Fault system indicated by organic maturation and zircon (U-Th)/He thermochronology. Austrian J. Earth Sci., 105/3, 17-25.


Perdikouri C, A Kasioptas, T Geisler, BC Schmidt & A Putnis, Experimental study of the aragonite to calcite transition in aqueous solution, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 75, 6211-6224, 2011

Sanloup C, BC Schmidt, G Gudfinnsson, A Dewaele & M Mezouar, Xenon and Argon: A contrasting behavior in olivine at depth, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 75, 6271-6284, 2011

Webb SL, Configurational heat capacity of (Mg, Ca, Sr, Ba)O-Al2O3-SiO2 melts, Europ. J. Mineral., 23, 457-497, 2011


Gesing T, BC Schmidt, MM Murshed, Temperature dependent structural and spectroscopic studies of sodium gallosilicate nitrite sodalite, Mat. Res. Bull., 45, 1618-1624, 2010

Falenty K & SL Webb, Shear Modulus, Heat Capacity, Viscosity and Structural Relaxation Time of Na2O-Al2O3-SiO2 and Na2O-Fe2O3-Al2O3-SiO2 Melts, Phys. Chem. Mineral., 37, 613-634, 2010

Murshed MM, BC Schmidt & WF Kuhs, Kinetics of Methane-Ethane Gas Replacement in Clathrate-Hydrates Studied by Time-Resolved Neutron Diffraction and Raman Spectroscopy, J. Phys. Chem. A, 114, 247-255, 2010.

Hovelmann J, A Putnis A, T Geisler, BC Schmidt & U Golla-Schindler, The replacement of plagioclase feldspars by albite: observations from hydrothermal experiments, Contrib. Mineral. Petrol., 159, 43-59, 2010.