Ramesh Kanwar

Distinguished Professor [A B E]
Dept:Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering
Office:4358 Elings
605 Bissell Rd
Ames IA
Area of expertise: Drainage, Irrigation, Natural Resource Management, Water Quality

My research interests are in the areas of irrigation, drainage, groundwater quality, animal waste management, water table management, sustainable agricultural production systems, and modeling of hydrologic systems. My research program investigates the impact of liquid swine and poultry manure on surface and groundwater quality, and bacteria and antibiotics in surface runoff and groundwater under manure fields.