Acosta, M. D., Watkins, J. M., Reed, M. H., Donovan, J. J., & DePaolo, D. J. (2020). Ti-in-quartz: Evaluating the role of kinetics in high temperature crystal growth experiments. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta.

Mustoe, G and Acosta, M., Origin of Petrified Wood Color. Geosciences (Switzerland), 2016.

Acosta, M.D., Reed, M.H., and Watkins, J.M. (2022) Quartz vein formation and deformation during porphyry Cu deposit formation: a microstructural and geochemical analysis of the Butte, Montana ore deposit. Lithosphere. Accepted July 2022.

In Prep

Acosta, Marisa D., Olsen, E., Watkins, J.M., Pickerel, M. Influence of substrate roughness on calcite epitaxial growth morphology and Sr incorporation. In prep.