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Critical Mineral Resources for the 21st Century

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Name Tasks USGS office
Klaus Schulz Project Chief; Unconventional PGE Resources; Unconventional and Critical Mineral Resources in Igneous Systems Reston
Dwight Bradley Associate Project Chief; Inventory/Evaluation of Domestic and Global Lithium Resources; Deposit Model for Lithium Brines in Nonmarine Basins, and for Lithium-bearing (LCT) Pegmatites; Tectonics and Metallogenesis of Critical Mineral Resources Anchorage
Laurie Balistrieri Pathways and Biogeochemical Behavior of Critical and Associated Metals; Aqueous Geochemical Modeling of Rare Earth Elements using PHREEQC Seattle
Ed Dewitt Studies of Moutain Pass Carbonatite Denver
Poul Emsbo REE-bearing Phosphate Resources; Inventory and Evaluation of Domestic and Global Byproduct Critical Mineral Resources Denver
Nora Foley REE (and Ga) in Residual Materials Reston
Andrea Foster Pathways and Biogeochemical Behavior of Critical and Associated Metals; Geochemistry, Speciation, and Toxicology of Energy Critical Elements Menlo Park
James Hein Unconventional and Critical Mineral Resources in Modern Submarine Environments Menlo Park
Karen Duttweiler Kelley Unconventional and Critical Mineral Resources in Black Shales Denver
Keith Long Geo-Economic Evaluation of Global Critical Mineral Resources Tucson
Greta Orris Inventory of Global Rare Earth Elements Resources Tucson
Trude Ridley Spectroscopic Remote Sensing of Critical Mineral Resources Denver
Gilpin Robinson Investigations of Unconventional and Emerging Critical Mineral Resources; Unconventional and Critical Mineral Resources in Igneous Systems Reston
James Rytuba REE Resources (and Ga) in Quartz-Alunite Alteration Menlo Park
John Slack Unconventional and Critical Mineral Resources in Black Shales Reston
Lisa Stillings Lithium-bearing Clays-- Genesis and Resource Investigations; Lithium-bearing Hectorite; Pathways and Biogeochemical Behavior of Critical and Associated metals Reno
Douglas Stoeser Studies of Mountain Pass Carbonatite Denver
Bradley Van Gosen Inventory and Evaluation of Global and Domestic Rare Earth Element Mineral Resources Denver
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