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Table 2 List of palagonite experimental runs

From: Experimental and theoretical simulation of sublimating dusty water ice with implications for D/H ratios of water ice on Comets and Mars

Run Grain Size Dust Content Duration Basal T 1-σ D/H Error max fractionation
7 1-10 μm 1 wt% 7.8 days 60 K 5.2 × 10-4 1.0
8A 1-10 μm 3 wt% 12.8 days 60 K 6.6 × 10-4 1.2
8B* 1-10 μm 3 wt% 7.0 days 60 K 6.5 × 10-4 1.1
9 1-10 μm 6 wt% 17.8 days 60 K 1.4 × 10-3 1.2
10 1-10 μm 9 wt% 19.6 days 60 K 1.9 × 10-3 1.9
11 1-10 μm 25 wt% 36.0 days 60 K 1.3 × 10-3 2.7(1.6)
12 105-150 μm 9 wt% 15.6 days 60 K 3.7 × 10-3 1.0
  1. *Following Excavation of topmost layer