Marcus J. Origlieri CV

Contact Information
Marcus J. Origlieri
Department of Geosciences
University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona 85721–0077
moriglie (at) email (dot) arizona (dot) edu


University of Arizona, Department of Geosciences, M.S. 2002, Ph.D. 2005
University of California at San Diego, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, B.S. 1998

Professional Experience

Research Associate, University of Arizona, 2006-present

Pre-doctoral Fellowship, Carnegie Institution of Washington, Geophysical Laboratory, 2004

Scientific Publications

Schumer, B.N., Downs R.T., Domanik, K.J., Andrade, M.B. & Origlieri, M.J. (2013) Pirquitasite, Ag2ZnSnS4. Acta Crystallographica, E69, i8–i9.

Morrison, S.M., Domanik, K.J., Origlieri, M.J. & Downs, R.T. (2013) Agardite-(Y), Cu2+6Y(AsO4)3(OH)6·3H2O. Acta Crystallographica, E69, i61–i62.

Origlieri, M.J. & Downs, R.T. (2013) Ca3Ge(SO4)2(OH)6·3H2O. Acta Crystallographica, E69, i6.

Origlieri, M.J., Yang, H., Downs, R.T., Posner, E.S., Domanik, K.J. & Pinch, W.W. (2012) The crystal structure of bartelkeite, with a revised chemical formula, PbFeGeVI(GeIV2O7)(OH)2·H2O, isotypic with high-pressure P21/m lawsonite. American Mineralogist, 97, 1812–1815.

Tait, K.T., Barkley, M.C., Thompson, R.M., Origlieri, M.J., Evans, S.H., Prewitt, C.T. & Yang, H. (2011) Bobdownsite, a new mineral species from Big Fish River, Yukon, Canada, and its structural relationship with whitlockite-type compounds. Canadian Mineralogist, 49, 1065–1078.

Barkley, M.C., Yang, H. Evans, S.H. Downs, R.T. & Origlieri, M.J.  (2011)  Redetermination of despujolsite, Ca3Mn4+(SO4)2(OH)6·3H2O.  Acta Crystallographica, E67, i47–i48.

Origlieri, M.J., Downs, R.T., Pinch, W.W. & Zito, G.L. (2009) Stibioclaudetite, a new mineral from Tsumeb, Namibia.  The Mineralogical Record, 40, 209–213.

Origlieri, M.J., Downs, R.T., Thompson, R.M., Pommier, C.J.S. Pommier, Denton, M.B., & Harlow, G.E. (2003) High-pressure crystal structure of kosmochlor NaCrSi2O6 and systematics of anisotropic compression in pyroxenes. American Mineralogist, 88, 1025–1032, 1632.

Lager, G.A., Downs, R.T., Origlieri, M.J. & Garoutte, R. (2002) High-pressure single crystal X-ray diffraction study of katoite hydrogarnet: Evidence for a phase transition from Ia3dI43d symmetry at 5 GPa. American Mineralogist, 87, 642–647.

Scientific experience
Low and high frequency Raman spectroscopy of minerals
X-ray powder diffraction and phase identification
Unit cell refinement from X-ray powder data
Unit cell determination by single crystal X-ray diffraction
Twin solution; crystal structure solution and refinement
Diamond anvil cell equation of state determination
SEM microscopy and standardized WDS analysis
Hydrothermal synthesis of rock forming minerals