Conn Wethington

MS Candidate


Research Projects:

Geologic characterization of the Mississippi embayment at Kemper County Energy Facility, Kemper County Mississippi.

Funded by: U.S. Department of Energy and Southern Company, joint Research and Development, Phase II, CarbonSAFE.

Research Interests:

Geologic Sequestration of Carbon Dioxide

Unconventional Reservoir Characterization

Sequence Stratigraphy & Sedimentology

Seismic Interpretation



B.S. Geology – Oklahoma State University, 2015




Conn Wethington is a M.S. Candidate at the Boone Pickens School of Geology and is working with Dr. Jack Pashin in the Basin Analysis and Unconventional Reservoir Lab. His focus is to delineate the stratigraphic framework within the Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS) target area at the Kemper County Energy Facility, in Mississippi. His primary emphasis is on unconventional reservoir characterizations and mudstone evaluation. Other research experience includes petroleum system identification and evaluation, integrative sequence stratigraphy, basin analysis, seismic exploration, and carbonate depositional systems.