Ruth F Schulte

Biography

Education

M.S., Geology, University of Maryland, College Park (2007)

  • Isotopic systematics of ultramafic and mafic rocks of the Taitao ophiolite, southern Chile (Advisor: Richard J. Walker)

B.S., Geology, University of Maryland, College Park (2003)

  • Sulfur isotopic investigation of the Conococheague Formation, Strausburg, Virginia (Advisor: Alan J. Kaufman)

Professional Experience

  • Physical Scientist, U.S. Geological Survey (2017-Present)
  • Geologist, U.S. Geological Survey (2010-2017)
  • Laboratory Research Contractor, U.S. Geological Survey (2007-2010)
  • Graduate Research Assistant, University of Maryland-College Park (2004-2007)

Publications

Foley, N.K., Jaskula, B.W., Piatak, N.M., and Schulte, R.F., 2017, Beryllium, chap. E of of Schulz, K.J., DeYoung, J.H., Jr., Seal, R.R., II, and Bradley, D.C., eds., Critical mineral resources of the United States—Economic and environmental geology and prospects for future supply: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1802, p. E1-E32. http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/pp1802E

Foley, N.K., Jaskula, B.W., Kimball, B.E., and Schulte, R.F., 2017, Gallium, chap. H of Schulz, K.J., DeYoung, J.H., Jr., Seal, R.R., II, and Bradley, D.C., eds., Critical mineral resources of the United States—Economic and environmental geology and prospects for future supply: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1802, p. H1-H35. https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/pp1802H

Schulte, Ruth F.; Foley, Nora K., 2014. Compilation of gallium resource data for bauxite deposits. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2013-1272, Report: iv, 14 p.; Table: ZIP file [Link]

Zientek, M.L., Loferski, P.J., Parks, H.L, Schulte, R.F., and Seal, R.R., II, 2017, Platinum-group elements, chap. N of Schulz, K.J., DeYoung, J.H., Jr., Seal, R.R., II, and Bradley, D.C., eds., Critical mineral resources of the United States—Economic and environmental geology and prospects for future supply: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1802, p. N1-N91. http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/pp1802N

Schulte, Ruth F., Taylor, Ryan D., Piatak, Nadine M., and Seal, Robert R. II, 2010, Stratiform chromite deposit model: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1232, 7 p. [Link]

Schulte, Ruth F.; Schilling, Manuea; Anma, Ryo; Farquhar, James; Horan, Mary F.; Komiya, Tsuyoshi; Piccoli, Philip M.; Pitcher, Lynette; and Walker, Richard J., 2009, Chemical and chronologic complexity in the convecting upper mantle: Evidence from the Taitao ophiolite, southern Chile: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, vol. 73, n. 19, p. 5793-5819. [Link]