JESSICA WEMPEN portrait
  • Assistant Professor, Mining Engineering
801-585-3029

Research Keywords

  • Seismicity
  • Rock Mechanics
  • Remote Sensing
  • Mining Engineering
  • Interferometry

Presentations

  • Academic Choices: Transitioning from Industry to Research and Teaching. 2019 SME Annual Conference & Expo., Denver, CO, February 24–27. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/2019.
  • Short period subsidence monitoring – preliminary results. Utah State University Coal Symposium, Price, Utah, October 19. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2017.
  • Effective application of synthetic aperture radar interferometry for monitoring mine subsidence in the mountain west United States. SME Preprint No. 17-049. Englewood, CO: SME. Conference Paper, Presented, 02/2017.
  • Subsidence and seismicity in the western United States, SME Utah Section Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah, October 20. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2016.

Publications

  • Pariseau, W.G., McCarter, M.K. & Wempen, J.M. (2019). Comparison of closure measurements with finite element model results in an underground coal mine in central Utah. Int. J. Min. Sci. Technol. Vol. 29(1), 9–15. Published, 01/2019.
  • Pariseau, W.G., McCarter, M.K. & Wempen, J.M. (2018). Comparison of closure measurements with finite element model results in an underground coal mine in central Utah. Proceedings, 37th ICGCM. 112–121. Published, 07/2018.
  • Weyher, R.D., Wempen, J.M. & McCarter, M.K. (2018). Energy analysis of roof sag and fracture in stratified ground using beam theory: dynamic loading. 52nd US Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium. Published, 06/2018.
  • Weyher, R.D., Wempen, J.M. & McCarter, M.K. (2017). Energy analysis of roof sag and fracture in stratified ground using beam theory: static loading. 51st US Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium. Published, 06/2017.
  • Wempen, J.M. & McCarter, M.K. (2017). Comparison of L-band and X-band differential interferometric synthetic aperture radar for mine subsidence monitoring in central Utah. Int. J. Min. Sci. Technol. Vol. 27(1), 159-163. Published, 01/2017.
  • Wempen, J.M. & McCarter, M.K. (2016). Comparison of L-band and X-band differential interferometric synthetic aperture radar for mine subsidence monitoring in central Utah. Proceedings, 35th ICGCM. 316–321. Published, 07/2016.