Other Scientific Publications

  1. Farrell, J., R. Burlacu, P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, J. Stanley, A. Parapuzha, K. D. Koper, R. B. Smith, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2017), Earthquake Activity in the Yellowstone Region Preliminary Epicenters January 1 – March 31, 2017, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-18.
  2. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, J. Stanley, A. Parapuzha, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2017), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters January 1 – March 31, 2017, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-30.
  3. Koper, K. D. (2017), Geophysics, in Encyclopedia Britannica 2017 Book of the Year, Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., 900 words, p. 170.
  4. Farrell, J., R. Burlacu, P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, J. Stanley, A. Parapuzha, K. D. Koper, R. B. Smith, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2017), Earthquake Activity in the Yellowstone Region Preliminary Epicenters October 1 – December 31, 2016, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-17.
  5. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, J. Stanley, A. Parapuzha, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2017), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters October 1 – December 31, 2016, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-32.

  6. Farrell, J., R. Burlacu, P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, J. Stanley, A. Parapuzha, K. D. Koper, R. B. Smith, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2016), Earthquake Activity in the Yellowstone Region Preliminary Epicenters July 1 – September 30, 2016, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-16.
  7. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, J. Stanley, A. Parapuzha, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2016), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters July 1 – September 30, 2016, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-30.
  8. Farrell, J., R. Burlacu, P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, G. Bobetich, A. Mokhtar, K. D. Koper, R. B. Smith, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2016), Earthquake Activity in the Yellowstone Region Preliminary Epicenters April 1 – June 30, 2016, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-15.
  9. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, G. Bobetich, A. Mohktar, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2016), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters April 1 – June 30, 2016, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-31.
  10. Farrell, J., R. Burlacu, P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, G. Bobetich, A. Mokhtar, K. D. Koper, R. B. Smith, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2016), Earthquake Activity in the Yellowstone Region Preliminary Epicenters January 1 – March 31, 2016, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-14.
  11. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, G. Bobetich, A. Mohktar, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2016), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters January 1 – March 31, 2016, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-30.
  12. Koper, K. D. (2016), Geophysics, in Encyclopedia Britannica 2016 Book of the Year, Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., p. 170.
  13. Farrell, J., R. Burlacu, P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, G. Bobetich, A. Mokhtar, K. D. Koper, R. B. Smith, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2016), Earthquake Activity in the Yellowstone Region Preliminary Epicenters October 1 – December 31, 2015, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-17.
  14. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, G. Bobetich, A. Mohktar, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2016), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters October 1 – December 31, 2015, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-31.

  15. Farrell, J., R. Burlacu, P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, K. J. Goddard, K. D. Koper, R. B. Smith, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2015), Earthquake Activity in the Yellowstone Region Preliminary Epicenters July 1 – September 30, 2015, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-15.
  16. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, K. J. Goddard, G. Bobetich, A. Mohktar, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2015), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters July 1 – September 30, 2015, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-32.
  17. Farrell, J., R. Burlacu, P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, K. J. Goddard, K. D. Koper, R. B. Smith, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2015), Earthquake Activity in the Yellowstone Region Preliminary Epicenters April 1 – June 30, 2015, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-15.
  18. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, K. J. Goddard, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2015), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters April 1 – June 30, 2015, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-30.
  19. Lerner-Lam, A., C. Ji, C. Dalton, F. Haslinger, L. Kellogg, L. Kong, K. Koper, T. Lay, and G. Suarez (2015), Global Seismographic Network External Review, Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology, Washington, DC, pp. 1-51.
  20. Woodard, J. B. et al. (20 authors) (2015), Report of the Energy and Climate Programs External Review Committee, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, June 8-11, 2015, Livermore, CA, pp. 1-47.
  21. Farrell, J., R. Burlacu, P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, K. J. Goddard, K. D. Koper, R. B. Smith, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2015), Earthquake Activity in the Yellowstone Region Preliminary Epicenters January 1 – March 31, 2015, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-17.
  22. Stein J., K. L. Pankow, K. D. Koper, and M. K. McCarter (2015), Discriminating mining induced seismicity from natural tectonic earthquakes in the Wasatch Plateau region of central Utah, 34th International Conference on Ground Control in Mining, Morgantown, WV, July 28-30, pp. 1-9.
  23. Chambers, D. J. A., M. K. McCarter, K. D. Koper, and K. L. Pankow (2015), Application of regional subspace detection to identify mining related seismicity, 34th International Conference on Ground Control in Mining, Morgantown, WV, July 28-30, pp. 1-6.
  24. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, K. J. Goddard, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2015), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters January 1 – March 31, 2015, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-31.
  25. West, M., S. Bilek, P. Bodin, G. Kent, K. Koper, W.-Y. Kim, N. Ruppert, V. Tsai, and J. Vidale (2015), Tracking North America: Long-term Observation to Build on the Legacy of USArray, whitepaper for workshop on Future Seismic and Geodetic Facility Needs in the Geosciences, Leesburg, VA, May 4-6, pp. 1-2.
  26. Koper, K. D., Dalton, C. A., Ampuero, J.-P. (2015), A Global Array of Broadband Arrays, whitepaper for workshop on Future Seismic and Geodetic Facility Needs in the Geosciences, Leesburg, VA, May 4-6, pp. 1-2.
  27. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, K. J. Goddard, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2015), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters October 1 – December 31, 2014, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-33.
  28. Farrell, J., R. Burlacu, P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, K. J. Goddard, K. D. Koper, R. B. Smith, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2015), Earthquake Activity in the Yellowstone Region Preliminary Epicenters October 1 – December 31, 2014, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-17.
  29. Koper, K. D. (2015), Geophysics, in Encyclopedia Britannica 2015 Book of the Year, Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., pp. 226-227.
  30. Hylland, M., B. Carey, C. DuRoss, J. Johnson, K. Koper, K. Pankow (2015), Basin and Range Province Seismic Hazards Summit III – Field Trip Guide, edited by M. Hylland, Utah Geological Survey, pp. 1-21.
  31. Chambers, D. J. A., J. M. Wempen, M. K. McCarter, K. L. Pankow, and K. D. Koper (2015), Correlation of newly detected mining induced seismicity with subsidence in a Wyoming mining district, 2015 SME Annual Conference & Expo, Denver, CO, Feb. 15-18, pp. 1-9.

  32. Farrell, J., R. Burlacu, P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, K. J. Goddard, K. D. Koper, R. B. Smith, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2014), Earthquake Activity in the Yellowstone Region Preliminary Epicenters July 1 – September 30, 2014, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-22.
  33. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, K. J. Goddard, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2014), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters July 1 – September 30, 2014, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-33.
  34. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, K. J. Goddard, N. S. Mohammad Jamaal, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2014), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters April 1 – June 30, 2014, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-36.
  35. Farrell, J., R. Burlacu, P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, K. J. Goddard, N. S. Mohammad Jamaal, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2014), Earthquake Activity in the Yellowstone Region Preliminary Epicenters April 1 – June 30, 2014, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-23.
  36. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, N. S. Mohammad Jamaal, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2014), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters January 1 – March 31, 2014, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-32.
  37. Farrell, J., R. Burlacu, P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, N. S. Mohammad Jamaal, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2014), Earthquake Activity in the Yellowstone Region Preliminary Epicenters January 1 – March 31, 2014, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-28.
  38. Farrell, J., R. Burlacu, P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, N. S. Mohammad Jamaal, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2014), Earthquake Activity in the Yellowstone Region Preliminary Epicenters October 1 – December 31, 2013, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-23.
  39. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, N. S. Mohammad Jamaal, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2014), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters October 1 – December 31, 2013, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-34.
  40. Koper, K. D. (2014), Geophysics, in Encyclopedia Britannica 2014 Book of the Year, Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., pp. 226-227.

  41. Kubacki, T. M., K. D. Koper, K. L. Pankow, and M. K. McCarter (2013), Cross-correlation detection of seismic events related to the Crandall Canyon Mine collapse, 32nd International Conference on Ground Control in Mining, Morgantown, WV, July 31 – Aug. 1, pp. 1-6.
  42. Koper, K. D. (2013), Geophysics, in Encyclopedia Britannica 2013 Book of the Year, Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., p. 226.
  43. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, Y. H. Wong, N. S. Mohammad Jamaal, S. Whittaker, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2013), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters July 1 – September 30, 2013, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-35.
  44. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, Y. H. Wong, N. S. Mohammad Jamaal, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2013), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters April 1 – June 30, 2013, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-37.
  45. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, Y. H. Wong, N. S. Mohammad Jamaal, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2013), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters January 1 – March 31, 2013, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-30.
  46. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, Y. H. Wong, N. S. Mohammad Jamaal, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2013), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters October 1 – December 31, 2012, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-31.

  47. Koper, K. D. (2012), Geophysics, in Encyclopedia Britannica 2012 Book of the Year, Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., pp. 226-227.
  48. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, S. Whittaker, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2012), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters July 1 – September 30, 2012, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-34.
  49. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, S. Whittaker, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2012), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters April 1 – June, 30 2012, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-32.
  50. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, C. Volk, S. Whittaker, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2012), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters January 1 – March 31, 2012, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-35.
  51. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, C. Volk, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2012), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters October 1 – December 31, 2011, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-42.

  52. Koper, K. D. (2011), Geophysics, in Encyclopedia Britannica 2011 Book of the Year, Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., pp. 225-226.
  53. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, C. Volk, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2011), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters July 1 – September 30, 2011, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-33.
  54. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, C. Gray, H. Willis, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2011), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters April 1 – June 30, 2011, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-30.
  55. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, C. Gray, H. Willis, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2011), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters January 1 – March 31, 2011, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-32.
  56. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, C. Gray, H. Willis, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2011), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters October 1 – December 31, 2010, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-34.

  57. Koper, K. D. (2010), Geophysics, in Encyclopedia Britannica 2010 Book of the Year, Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., pp. 229-230.
  58. Burlacu, R., P. M. Roberson, J. M. Hale, W. Pomerleau, K. D. Koper, J. C. Pechmann, and K. L. Pankow (2010), Earthquake Activity in the Utah Region Preliminary Epicenters July 1 – September 30 2010, quarterly report of Univ. Utah Seismograph Stations, pp. 1-33.

  59. Koper, K. D. (2009), Geophysics, in Encyclopedia Britannica 2009 Book of the Year, Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., pp. 226-227.

  60. Koper, K. D. (2008), Geophysics, in Encyclopedia Britannica 2008 Book of the Year, Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., pp. 228-229.
  61. Koper, K. D. and A. Fatehi (2008), Modeling P Wave Multipathing at Regional Distances in Southeast Asia, Final Technical Report FA8718-06-C-0003, Air Force Research Lab, pp. 1-82.

  62. Koper, K. D. (2007), Geophysics, in Encyclopedia Britannica 2007 Book of the Year, Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., pp. 199-200.
  63. Fatehi, A., and K. D. Koper (2007), Modeling P Wave Multipathing in Southeast Asia, in Proceedings of the 29th Monitoring Research Review, Denver, CO, pp. 1-11.

  64. Fatehi, A., and K. D. Koper (2006), Characterization of P Wave Propagation and Multipathing in the Upper Mantle Beneath South Asia, Proceedings of the 28th Seismic Research Review: Ground-Based Nuclear Explosion Monitoring Technologies, pp. 8-14.
  65. Flanagan, M. P., S. C. Myers, and K .D. Koper (2006), Regional Travel- Time Uncertainty and Seismic Location Improvement using a Three-Dimensional a priori Velocity Model, Proceedings of the 28th Seismic Research Review: Ground-Based Nuclear Explosion Monitoring Technologies, pp. 407-416.
  66. Koper, K. D. (2006), Geophysics, in Encyclopedia Britannica 2006 Book of the Year, Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., pp. 168-169.

  67. Koper, K. D. (2005), Geophysics, in Encyclopedia Britannica 2005 Book of the Year, Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., pp. 169-170.

  68. Koper, K. D. (2004), Seismic Analysis of the Toulouse Disaster of September 21, 2001, expert report prepared for Total.

  69. Koper, K. D. (2002), Seismic Observations of the 19 August 2000 Pipeline Explosion Near Carlsbad, New Mexico, expert witness report prepared for law firm of Spence, Moriarty, and Schuster.

  70. Reinke, R. E., J. A. Leverette, K. D. Koper, and T. C. Wallace (2000), Divine Buffalo 7 Seismic, Acoustic, and Electric Measurements, DB07 technical report for DTRA.
  71. Koper, K. D., and T. C. Wallace (2000), Propagation characteristics of regional seismic phases in and around Siberia, Technical Report for Defense Threat Reduction Agency under contract DSWA01-97-C-0123.

  72. Wiens, D. A., K. D. Koper, J. J. McGuire, and N. Snider (1999), Seismological Constraints on Slab Structure and the Mechanism of Deep Earthquakes, in Mysen, B., D. Ulmer, P. and Walter, M., conveners, Processes and Consequences of Deep Subduction, Terra Nostra, 99, pp 115-117, Alfred-Wegener-Stiftung, Bonn, Germany.
  73. Koper, K. D., and T. C. Wallace (1999), Regional Wave Propagation in Siberia, in Proceedings of 21st Annual Symposium on Monitoring a Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT), Las Vegas, Nevada.

  74. Koper, K. D. (1998), Computational Approaches to Seismology, Ph.D. thesis, Washington University, St. Louis, MO.