• Professor Emeritus, Mining Engineering
  • McKinnon Endowed Chair, Mining Engineering


  • Sonley, E, K.L. Pankow and M.K. McCarter, 2009, Trail mountain Mine: A Case Study for Improving Locations of Mining-Induced Seismicity with Double Difference Relocation. 28th Conference on Ground Control in Mining, Morgantown, WV, July 28, 2009. Conference Paper, Refereed, Other, 2009.


  • Effective Application of Synthetic Aperture Radar Interferometry for Monitoring Mine Subsidence in the Mountain West United States, Preprint 17-049, SME Annual Meeting Feb 19-22, Denver. CO, pp. 1-4. Published, 02/2017.
  • Blast Design and Mill Performance - a Case History, Proceedings 43rd Annual conference on Explosives & Blasting Technique, pp. 1-10. Published, 01/2017.
  • Whole-Mine subsidence over Tabular Deposits and Related Seismicity, Proceedings 34th ICGCM, P. 322-331. Published, 07/2016.
  • Comparison of L-band SAR Interferometry for Subsidence monitoring in Central Utah, Proceedings 35th ICGCM, p. 316-321. Published, 07/2016.