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Treiman A.H. (in press) Eruption ages of the Sverrefjell volcano, Spitsbergen Island, Norway. Polar Science.

Gross J. and Treiman A.H. (2012?) Unique spinel-rich lithology in lunar meteorite ALHA81005: Origin and possible connection to M3 observations of the farside highlands. Journal of Geophysical Research, in press.

Treiman A.H., and Bullock M.A. (2012?) Mineral reaction buffering of Venus' atmosphere: A thermochemical constraint and implications for Venus-like planets. Icarus, in press.

Treiman A.H., and Essene E.J. (2011) Chemical composition of magnetite in Martian meteorite Allan Hills 84001: Revised appraisal from thermochemistry of phases in Fe-Mg-C-O. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 75, 5324-5335. Link.

Robinson K.L., Treiman A.H., and Joy K.L. (under revision) Basaltic fragments in lunar highlands meteorites: Connecting sample analyses to orbital remote sensing. Meteoritics and Planetary Sciences.

Gross J., Treiman A.H., Filiberto J., and Herd C.D.K. (2011) Primitive olivine-phyric shergottite NWA 5789: Petrography, mineral chemistry and cooling history imply a magma similar to Yamato 980459. To Meteoritics and Planetary Sciences 46, 46, 116-133.

Filiberto J., Musselwhite D., Gross J., Burgess K., Le L., and Treiman A.H. (2010) Experimental petrology, crystallization history, and parental magma characteristics of olivine-phyric shergottite NWA 1068: Implications for the petrogenesis of "enriched" olivine-phyric shergottites. Meteoritics and Planetary Sciences 45, 1258-1270. Link.

Filiberto J., Dasgupta R., Kiefer W. S., Kirchoff M. R., and Treiman A.H. (2010) High pressure, near-liquidus phase equilibria of the Home Plate basalt Fastball and melting in the martian mantle. Geophysical Research Letters 37, L13201. Link.

Smrekar S.E., Stofan E.R., Mueller N., Treiman A., Elkins-Tanton L., Helbert J., Piccioni G., and Drossart P. (2010) Evidence for recent hotspot volcanism on Venus and implications for resurfacing and weathering. Science 328, 0.1126/science.1186785. Link.

Treiman A.H., Maloy A.K., Shearer C.K. Jr., and Gross J. (2010) Magnesian anorthositic granulites in lunar meteorites in lunar meteorites Allan Hills 81005 and Dhofar 309: Geochemistry and global significance. Meteoritics and Planetary Science 45, 163-180. Link.

Filiberto J., and Treiman A.H. (2009) Martian magmas contained abundant chlorine, but little water. Geology 37, 1087-1097. Link.

Bullock M.A., and 27 others (2008) NASA's Venus Science and Technology Definition Team: Venus Flagship Mission Study, Final Report. Jet Propulson Laboratory, NMO710851, 292 p. Link.

Filiberto J., Jackson C., Treiman A.H., and Le L. (2009) Partitioning of Ni between olivine and an iron-rich basalt: Experiments, partition models, and planetary implications. American Mineralogist 94, 256-261. Link.

Filiberto J., and Treiman A.H. (2008) The effect of chlorine on the liquidus of basalt: First results, and implications for basalt genesis on Mars and Earth. Chemical Geology 263, 60-68. Preprint.

Hausrath E.M., Treiman A.H., Bish D.L., Blake D., Sarrazin P., Hoehler T., Vicenzi E., Midtkandl I., Steele A., and Brantley S.L. (2008) Short and long-term olivine weathering in Svalbard, and implications for Mars, Astrobiology 8, 5757-5780. Preprint.

McCanta M.C, Treiman A.H., Dyar M.D., Alexander C.M.O'D., Rumble D. III and Essene E.J. (2008) The La Paz 04840 meteorite: Petrology and origin of an amphibole-rich R chondrite. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 72, 5757-5780. Preprint.

Blank J.G., Green S, Blake D., Valley J., Kita N., Treiman A., and Dobson P.F. (2009) An alkaline spring system within the Del Puerto Ophiolite (California, USA): A Mars analog site. Planetary Space Science 57, 533-540.

Treiman A.H. (2008) Fault-trace ridges, Valles Marineris, Mars: Evidence for large-scale fault-controlled paleo-groundwater flow. Nature Geosciences 1, doi:10.1038/ngeo131. Preprint.

Treiman A.H. (2008) Rhönite in Luna 24 pyroxenes: First find from the Moon, and implications for water in planetary magmas American Mineralogist 93, 488-491. Preprint.

Filiberto J., Treiman A.H., and Le L. (2008) Crystallization experiments on a Gusev Adirondack basalt composition. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 43, 1137-1146.

Pieters, C., Hiroi, T., Klima, R.L., Dyar, M.D., Lane, M.D., Treiman A.H., Noble, S.K., Sunshine, J., and Bishop, J.L. (2008) Martian dunite NWA 2737: Integrated spectroscopic analyses of brown olivine. J. Geophys. Res. Planets 113, doi:10.1029/2007JE002939. vJ. Geophys. Res. Planets. 113, doi:10.1029/2007JE002939, Preprint.

Treiman A.H. and Irving A.J. (2008) Petrology of the nakhlite (martian) meteorite Norwthwest Africa (NWA) 998, Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 43, 829-854. Preprint..

Maloy A.K. and Treiman A.H. (2007) Evaluation of multispectral image classification routines for determining the modal mineralogy of rocks in thin section. American Mineralogist 96, 1781-1788. Preprint.

Treiman A.H. (2007) Geochemistry of Venus' surface: Current limitations as future opportunities. Chapter in "Exploring Venus as a Terrestrial Planet," AGU Monograph Series 176, 7-22. Preprint.

Treiman A.H., Dyar M.D, McCanta M., Pieters C.M., Hiroi T., Lane M.D., and Bishop J. (2007) Martian dunite NWA 2737: Petrographic constraints geological history, shock events, and olivine color. J. Geophys. Res., 112, E04002, doi:10.1029/2006JE002777 Preprint.

Musselwhite D.S., Treiman A.H., Kiefer W., and Dalton H.A. (2006) Experimental petrology of the basaltic shergottite Yamato 980459: Implications for the thermal structure of the Martian mantle. Meteor. Planet. Sci. 41, 1271-1290. Preprint.

Treiman A.H., Musselwhite D.S., Herd C.D.K., and Shearer C.K.Jr. (2006) Light lithophile elements in pyroxenes of NWA817 and other Martian meteorites: Implications for water in Martian magmas. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta. 70, 2919-2934. Preprint .

Dyar M.D, Treiman A.H., Pieters C.M., Hiroi T., Lane M.D., and O'Connor V. (2005) MIL03346, the most oxidized Martian meteorite: A first look at petrography, mineral chemistry, and spectroscopy. J. Geophys. Res. 110, E09005, doi:10.1029/2005JE002426.

Treiman A.H. (2005) The nakhlite (Martian) meteorites: Augite-rich igneous rocks from Mars. Chemie der Erde. 65, 203-270.

Herd C.D.K., Treiman A.H., McKay G.A., and Shearer C. (2005) Light lithophile elements in Martian basalts: Evaluating the evidence for magmatic water degassing. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta. 69, 2431-2440.

Herd C.D.K., Treiman A.H., McKay G.A., and Shearer C.K. (2004) The behavior of Li and B during planetary basalt crystallization. Amer. Mineral. 89, 832-840.

Treiman A.H., Lanzirotti A., and Xirouchakis D. (2004) Ancient water on asteroid 4 Vesta: Evidence from a quartz veinlet in the Serra de Magé eucrite meteorite. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett.. 77, 1-11. DOI 10.1016/S0012-821X(04)00004-4.

Beaty D.W, Miller S., Zimmerman W., Bada J., Conrad P., Dupuis E., Huntsberger T., Ivlev R., Kim S.S., Lee B.G., Lindstrom D., Lorenzoni L., Mahaffy P., McNamara K., Papanastassiou D., Patrick S., Peters S., Rohatgi N., Simmonds J.J., Spray J., Swindle T.D., Tamppari L., Treiman A., Wolfenbarger J.K. and Zent A. (2004) Planning for a Mars in situ sample preparation and distribution (SPAD) system. Planetary and Space Science 52, 55-66.

Treiman A.H. (2003) Chemical compositions of martian basalts (shergottites): Some inferences on basalt formation, mantle metasomatism, and differentiation in Mars. Meteor. Planet. Sci. 38, 1849-1864.

Treiman A.H. (2003) Submicron magnetite grains and carbon compounds in Martian meteorites meteorite ALH84001: Inorganic, abiotic formation by shock and thermal metamorphism. Astrobiology 3, 369-392.

Treiman A.H. (2003) The Nakhla martian meteorite is a cumulate igneous rock: Comment on Varela et al. (2001). Mineralogy and Petrology 77, 271-277.

Treiman A.H. (2002) Geologic settings of Martian gullies: Implications for their origins. J. Geophys. Res. 108, 2002JE001900.

Treiman A.H., Amundsen. H.E.F., Blake D.F., and Bunch T. (2002) Hydrothermal origin for carbonate globules in Martian meteorite ALH84001: A terrestrial analogue from Spitsbergen (Norway). Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 204, 323-332.

Treiman A.H., Lindstrom D.J., Schwandt C.S., Franchi I.A., and Morgan M. (2002) A "mesosiderite" rock from Northern Siberia, Russia: Not a meteorite. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 37, suppl., B13-B22.

Kirkland L., Herr K., Keim E., Adams P., Salisbury J., Hackwell.J, and Treiman A. (2002) First use of an airborne thermal infrared hyperspectral scanner for compositional mapping. Remote Sensing Environment 80, 447–459. 

Treiman A.H., Gleason J. D., and Bogard D.D. (2000) The SNC meteorites are from Mars. Planet. Space Sci. 48, 1213–1230.

Treiman A.H. and Treiman J.S. (2000) Cometary dust streams at Mars: Preliminary predictions from periodic comets and meteor streams at Earth. J. Geophys. Res. 105, 24571–24581. 

Treiman A.H. (2000) A short, critical evaluation of proposed signs of ancient martian life in Antarctic Meteorite ALH 84001. pp.303–314 in Bioastronomy '99 - A New Era in Bioastronomy, (eds. G.A. Lemarchand and K.J. Meech). Astron. Soc. Pacific Conf. Ser. 213, Astron. Soc. Pacific, San Francisco, 303–314. 

Swindle T.D., Treiman A.H., Lindstrom D.J., Burkland M.K., Cohen B.A., Grier J.A., Li B., and Olson E.K. (2000) Noble gases in iddingsite from the Lafayette meteorite: Evidence for liquid water on Mars in the last few hundred million years. Meteor. Planet. Sci. 35, 107–116. 

Friedman R., Taylor G.J. and Treiman A.H. (1999) Formation of a martian pyroxenite: A comparative study of the nakhlite meteorites and Theo's Flow. Meteor. Planet. Sci. 34, 919–932. 

Treiman A.H. and Wallendahl A. (1998) Hydrogen chemistry of basalt aquifers. Science 282, 2196. 

McSween H.Y.Jr. and Treiman A.H. (1998) Martian Samples, Chapter VI in Planetary Materials (J.J. Papike ed.), Reviews in Mineralogy, vol. 36, Mineralogical Society America. 

Treiman A.H. (1998) The history of Allan Hills 84001 revised: Multiple shock events. Meteor. Planet. Sci. 33, 753–764. 

Romanek C.S., Perry E.C., Treiman A.H., Socki R.A., Jones J.H., and Gibson E.K.Jr. (1998) Oxygen isotopic record of mineral alteration in the SNC meteorite Lafayette. Meteor. Planet. Sci. 33, 775–784. 

Treiman A.H. and Romanek C.S. (1998) Bulk and stable isotopic compositions of carbonate minerals in martian meteorite ALH 84001: No proof of high formation temperature. Meteor. Planet. Sci. 33, 737–742. 

Treiman A.H. and Lindstrom D.J. (1997) Trace element geochemistry of martian iddingsite in the Lafayette meteorite. J. Geophys. Res. (Special Mars Volatiles Issue) 102, 1953–1963. 

Treiman A.H. (1997) The parent magmas of the cumulate eucrites: A mass balance approach. Meteor. Planet. Sci. 32, 217–230. 

Treiman A.H. (1997) Near-surface geologic units in Ares Vallis and adjacent areas: Potential sources of sediment at the Mars Pathfinder landing site. J. Geophys. Res. 102, 4219–4229. 

Treiman A.H. (1996) Comment on "Mars as the parent body of the CI carbonaceous chondrites" by J.E. Brandenburg. Geophys. Res. Lett. 23, 3275–3276. 

Treiman A.H. (1996) The perils of partition: Difficulties in retrieving magma compositions from chemically equilibrated basaltic meteorites. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 60, 147–155. 

Treiman A.H., Fuks K.H, and Murchie S. (1995) Diagenetic layering in the upper walls of the Valles Marineris, Mars: Evidence for drastic climate change since mid-Hesperian. J. Geophys. Res. 100, 26,339–26,344. 

Treiman A.H. (1995) A petrographic history of martian meteorite ALH84001: Two shocks and an ancient age. Meteoritics 30, 294–302. 

Fegley B. Jr., Lodders K. and Treiman A.H., and Klingelhöfer G. (1995) The rate of pyrite decomposition on the surface of Venus. Icarus 115, 159–180. 

Treiman A.H. (1995) S=/NC: Multiple source areas for martian meteorites. J. Geophys. Res. 100, 5329–5340. 

Treiman A.H. (1995) Ca-rich carbonate magmas: A regular solution model, with applications to carbonatite magma-vapor equilibria and carbonate lavas on Venus. Amer. Mineral 80, 115–130. 

Kargel J., Kirk, R.J., Fegley B. Jr., and Treiman A.H. (1995) Carbonate-sulfate magmas on Venus? Icarus 112, 219–252. 

Treiman A.H. and Berkley J.L. (1994) Igneous petrology of the new ureilites Nova 001 and Nullarbor 010. Meteoritics 29, 843–848. 

Treiman A.H., Bogard D.D., Wang M.-S., Lipschutz M.E., Mittlefehldt D.W., Keller L.P., McKay G.A., Lindstrom M.M. and Garrison D.A. (1994) Comparison of the LEW88516 and ALHA77005 martian meteorites: Similar but distinct. Meteoritics 29, 581–592. 

Treiman A.H. (1994) "Formation of venusian canali: Considerations of lava types and their thermal behaviors:" A critical comment. J. Geophys. Res. 99, 17163–17164. 

Treiman A.H. (1993) The parental magma of the Nakhla (SNC) achondrite, inferred from magmatic inclusions. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 57, 4753–4767. 

Treiman A.H., Barrett R.A. and Gooding J.L. (1993) Preterrestrial aqueous alteration of the Lafayette (SNC) meteorite. Meteoritics 28, 86–97. 

Treiman A.H. (1993) An improbable concentration of basaltic (HED and mesosiderite) meteorite falls in the mid-20th century. Meteoritics 28, 246–252. 

Treiman A.H. and Sutton S.R. (1992) Petrogenesis of the Zagami meteorite: Inferences from synchrotron X-ray (SXRF) microprobe and electron microprobe analyses of pyroxenes. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 56, 4059–4074. 

Treiman A.H. and Essene E.J. (1992) "The fluid phase accompanying carbonatite magma: A critical reappraisal": A critical comment. Amer. Mineral 77, 663–665. 

Fegley B. Jr. and Treiman A.H. (1992) Chemistry of Atmosphere-Surface Interactions on Venus and Mars. in Luhmann J.G., Tatrallyay M. and Pepin R.O. (eds.) Venus and Mars: Atmospheres, Ionospheres, and Solar Wind Interactions. AGU, Geophysical Monograph No. 66, 7–71. 

Fegley B. Jr. and Treiman A.H. (1992) Chemistry of the surface and lower atmosphere of Venus. Solar System Res. 25, 3–65. 

Fegley B. Jr., Treiman A.H. and Sharpton V.L. (1992) Venus surface mineralogy: Observations and theoretical constraints. (Invited) Proc. Lunar Planet. Sci. 22, 3–20. 

Treiman A.H. (1992) Fall days of SNC meteorites: Evidence for an SNC meteoroid stream and a common site of origin. Meteoritics 27, 93–95. 

Treiman A.H. (1990) Complex petrogenesis of the Nakhla (SNC) meteorite: Evidence from petrography and mineral chemistry. Proc. Lunar Planet. Sci. Conf. 20th, 273–280. Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston. 

Treiman A.H. (1989) Carbonatite Magma: Properties and Processes, 89–104, in Bell, K. ed. Carbonatites - Genesis and Evolution, Unwin-Hyman. 

Treiman A.H. (1989) An alternate hypothesis for the origin of Angra dos Reis: Porphyry, not cumulate. Proc. 19th Lunar Planet Sci. Conf., 443–450. Cambridge Univ. Press. 

Treiman A.H., Jones J.H., and Drake, M.J. (1987) Core formation in the Shergottite Parent Body: A chemical model. Proc. 17th Lunar Planet. Sci. Conf., Jour. Geophys. Res. 92 Suppl., E627-E632. 

Treiman A.H. (1986) The parental magma of the Nakhla achondrite: Ultrabasic volcanism on the Shergottite Parent Body. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 50, 1061–1070. 

Treiman A.H., Drake M.J., Janssens, M.-J., Wolf R., and Ebihara M. (1986) Core formation in the Earth and Shergottite Parent Body (SPB): Chemical evidence from basalts. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 50, 1071–1091. 

Treiman A.H. and Essene E.J. (1985) The Oka carbonatite complex, Quebec: Geology and evidence for silicate-carbonate liquid immiscibility. Amer. Mineral. 70, 1101–1113. 

Treiman A.H. and Drake M.J. (1985) Basaltic volcanism on the Eucrite Parent Body: Petrology and chemistry of the polymict eucrite ALHA 80102. Proc. 15th Lunar Planet. Sci. Conf., Jour. Geophys. Res. 90 Suppl., C619-C628. 

Treiman A.H. (1985) Amphibole and hercynite spinel in Shergotty and Zagami: Magmatic water, depth of crystallization, and metasomatism. Meteoritics 20, 229–243. 

Anovitz L.M., Treiman A.H., Hemingway B.S., Westrum E.F., Wall V.J., Burriel R., and Bohlen S.R. (1985) The heat-capacity of ilmenite and phase equilibria in the system Fe-Ti-O. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 49, 2027–2040. 

Treiman A.H. and Essene E.J. (1984) A periclase-dolomite-calcite carbonatite from the Oka complex, Quebec, and its calculated volatile composition. Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 85, 149–157. 

Treiman A.H. and Essene E.J. (1983) Mantle eclogite and carbonate: a possible source of sodic carbonatites and alkaline magmas. Nature 302, 700–704. 

Treiman A.H. and Drake M.J. (1983) Origin of lunar terrae meteorite ALHA 81005: clues from the presence of terrae clasts and a very low titanium mare basalt clast. Geophys. Res. Lett. 10, 783–786. 

Treiman A.H. and Schedl A. (1983) Properties of carbonatite magma and processes in carbonatite magma chambers. J. Geol. 91, 437–447. 

Treiman A.H. and Essene E.J. (1983) Phase equilibria in the system CaO-SiO2-SiO2. Amer. J. Sci. 283A, 97–120. 

Treiman A.H. and Peacor D.R. (1982) The crystal structure of lawsonbauerite, (Mn,Mg)9Zn4(SO4)2(OH)22·8H2O, and its relation to mooreite. Amer. Mineral. 67, 1029–1034. 

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