Environmental Sciences

Environmental Sciences Experts

Amy Gilmer

The U.S. Geological Survey
United States Virgin Islands


Amy Gilmer,Research Geologist Geosciences and Environmental Change Science Center

Research Interest



  • Pratt, T. L., Horton, J. W., Spears, D. B., Gilmer, A. K., and McNamara, D. E., 2014, The 2011 Virginia Mw 5.8 earthquake: Insights from seismic reflection imaging into the influence of older structures on eastern US seismicity. Geological Society of America Special Papers, 509, SPE509-16.

  • Blundy, J., Mavrogenes, J., Tattitch, B., Sparks, S., and Gilmer, A. 2015, Generation of porphyry copper deposits by gas-brine reaction in volcanic arcs. Nature Geoscience.

  • Gilmer, A. K., Sparks, R. S. J., Rust, A., Tapster, S., Webb, A. D., and Barfod, D. N., in press, The volcanic-porphyry copper deposit connection: Insights from the Don Manuel igneous complex, central Chile: Geological Society of America Bulletin.

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