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Bibliographies of Publications by the USGS Eastern Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center, 1996 - 1997 / 1998 - 1999 / 2000 - 2001 / 2002 - 2003 / 2004 - 2005 / 2006 - 2007 / 2008 - 2009 / 2010 - 2011 / 2012 - 2013 / 2014 - 2015/

Selected publications || Informal publications || General interest publications || Other publications of interest

Recent science center publications:

Sediment-hosted stratabound copper deposit model
T.S. Hayes, D.P. Cox, N.M. Piatak, and R.R. Seal, II, 2015
U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010–5070-M

Diel cycling of trace elements in streams draining mineralized areas: a review
Christopher H. Gammons, David A. Nimick, Stephen R. Parker, 2015, Applied Geochemistry (57) 35-44
Characteristics and environmental aspects of slag: a review
Nadine M. Piatak, Michael B. Parsons, Robert R. Seal, II, 2015, Applied Geochemistry (57) 236-266
Characterizing toxicity of metal-contaminated sediments from mining areas
John M. Besser, William G. Brumbaugh, Christopher G. Ingersoll, 2015, Applied Geochemistry (57) 73-84

Alteration, slope-classified alteration, and potential lahar inundation maps of volcanoes for the Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) Volcanoes Archive
John C. Mars, Bernard Hubbard, D. Pieri, and J.L. Linick, 2015, USGS Scientific Investigations Report 2015–5035

Manganese: it turns iron into steel (and does so much more)
William F. Cannon, 2014, USGS Fact Sheet 2014-3087

Powder X-ray diffraction laboratory, Reston, Virginia
Nadine M. Piatak, Frank T. Dulong, John C. Jackson, Helen W. Folger, 2014, USGS Fact Sheet 2014-3063

Niobium and tantalum: indispensable twins
Klaus Schulz, John Papp, 2014, USGS Fact Sheet 2014-3054

Regional mapping of hydrothermally altered igneous rocks along the Urumieh-Dokhtar, Chagai, and Alborz Belts of western Asia using Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) data and Interactive Data Language (IDL) logical operators: a tool for porphyry copper exploration and assessment: Chapter O in Global mineral resource assessment
John L. Mars;  M.L. Zientek, J.M. Hammarstrom, K.M. Johnson, F.W. Pierce, editors,  2014, USGS Scientific Investigations Report 2010-5090-O

A comprehensive population dataset for Afghanistan constructed using GIS-based dasymetric mapping methods
Allyson L. Thompson, Bernard E. Hubbard, 2014, USGS Scientific Investigations Report 2013-5238

Estimate of undiscovered copper resources of the world, 2013
Kathleen M. Johnson, Jane M. Hammarstrom, Michael L. Zientek, Connie Dicken, 2014, USGS Fact Sheet 2014-3004

Geochemistry of soils from the San Rafael Valley, Santa Cruz County, Arizona
Helen W. Folger, Floyd Gray, 2013, USGS Open-File Report 2013-1149

Observations on the crystallization of spodumene from aqueous solutions in a hydrothermal diamond-anvil cell
Jianking Li, I-Ming Chou, Shunda Yuan, Robert A. Burruss, 2013, Geofluids (13) 467-474

Determination of diffusion coefficients of carbon dioxide in water between 268 and 473 K in a high-pressure capillary optical cell with in situ Raman spectroscopic measurements
Wanjun Lu, Huirong Guo, I.-Ming Chou, R.C. Burruss, Lanlan Li, 2013, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta (115) 183-204

Disproportionation and thermochemical sulfate reduction reactions in S-H20-Ch4 and S-D2O-CH4 systems from 200 to 340 °C at elevated pressures
Shunda Yuan, I-Ming Chou, Robert A. Burruss, 2013, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta (118) 263-275

An assessment of hydrothermal alteration in the Santiaguito lava dome complex, Guatemala: implications for dome collapse hazards
Jessica L. Ball, Eliza S. Calder, Bernard E. Hubbard, Marc L. Bernstein, 2013, Bulletin of Volcanology (75) 676-676

Aquatic assessment of the Pike Hill Copper Mine Superfund site, Corinth, Vermont
Nadine M. Piatak, Denise M. Argue, Robert R., II Seal, Richard G. Kiah, John M. Besser, James F. Coles, Jane M. Hammarstrom, Denise M. Levitan, Jeffrey R. Deacon, Christopher G. Ingersoll, 2013, USGS Scientific Investigations Report 2012-5288

Hydrothermal alteration maps of the central and southern Basin and Range province of the United States compiled from Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) data
John L. Mars, 2013, USGS Open-File Report 2013-1139

The stability of sulfate and hydrated sulfate minerals near ambient conditions and their significance in environmental and planetary sciences
I-Ming Chou, Robert R. Seal, II,   Alian Wang,  2013, Journal of Asian Earth Sciences (62) 734-758

Geologic and environmental characteristics of porphyry copper deposits with emphasis on potential future development in the Bristol Bay Watershed, Alaska
Robert R. Seal, II,  2012, An assessment of potential mining impacts on salmon ecosystems of Bristol Bay, Alaska (3 - Appendices E-J) http://ofmpub.epa.gov/eims/eimscomm.getfile?p_download_id=517008

Lineament analysis of mineral areas of interest in Afghanistan
Bernard E. Hubbard, Thomas J. Mack, Allyson L. Thompson, 2012, USGS Open-File Report 2012-1048

Chapter 7: The hydrothermal diamond anvil cell (HDAC) for Raman spectroscopic studies of geological fluids at high pressures and temperatures
Christian Schmidt, I-Ming Chou;  J. Dubessy, M.-C. Caumon, F. Rull, editor(s), 2012, Book chapter, Applications of Raman spectroscopy to Earth sciences and cultural heritage (EMU Notes in Mineralogy)

Total mercury, methylmercury, and selected elements in soils of the Fishing Brook watershed, Hamilton County, New York, and the McTier Creek watershed, Aiken County, South Carolina, 2008
Laurel G. Woodruff, William F. Cannon, Christopher D. Knightes, Francis H. Chapelle, Paul M. Bradley, Douglas A. Burns, Mark E. Brigham, Mark A. Lowery, 2010, USGS Data Series 516

Stratiform chromite deposit model
Ruth F. Schulte, Ryan D. Taylor, Nadine M. Piatak, Robert R. Seal, II,  2010, USGS Open-File Report 2010-1232

An occurrence model for the national assessment of volcanogenic beryllium deposits
Nora K. Foley, Robert R., II Seal, Nadine M. Piatak, Brianna Hetland, 2010, USGS Open-File Report 2010-1195

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