Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering

College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences
College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences
College of Engineering

Andrew Ward

Andrew D. Ward
Professor
Office: 
230B Agricultural Engineering
Phone: 
614-292-9354
Location: 
Columbus
Address: 
590 Woody Hayes Drive

Works

Chapters

Jayakaran, A.D., Mecklenburg, D.E., Witter, J.D., Ward, A.D. and G.E. Powell, "Fluvial processes in agricultural ditches in the North Central Region of the United States and implications for their management" In In Agricultural Drainage Ditches: Mitigation Wetlands for the 21st Century. Edited by Matthew T. Moore and Robert Kröger. Kerala: Research Signpost. 2010.

Conferences

Mecklenburg D., A. Ward, J. Witter, J. D'Ambrosio, "Spreadsheet tools for river evaluation, assessment and monitoring" River Flow 2014 2014.
A. Ward, D. E. Mecklenburg, Jessica D’Ambrosio, and Jon Witter, "Spreadsheet Tools for River Evaluation, Assessment and Monitoring (STREAM)" ASCE 2011 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2011.
Ward, A.D., J.D. Witter, and J.L. D'Ambrosio, "The sustainability and nitrate reduction potential of two-stage ditches" ASABE 2011 Annual International Meeting 2011.
Rebecca Kallio, Andy Ward, Jessica L. D’Ambrosio, Jonathan D. Witter, "A Decade Later: The Establishment, Channel Evolution, and Stability of Innovative Two-Stage Agricultural Ditches in the Midwest Region of the United States" XVIIth World Congress of the International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR) 2010.
Jonathan Witter, Andy Ward, Jessica L. D’Ambrosio, "Predicting Dynamic Equilibrium In Streams In The Olentangy River Watershed, Ohio, USA" XVIIthWorld Congress of the International Commission of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering (CIGR) 2010.
Sara Kallio, Andy Ward, Jessica L. D’Ambrosio, Jonathan D. Witter, "Beyond the Field: A Look at Agricultural Ditch Floodplains as a Water Quality BMP" XVIIth World Congress of the International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR) 2010.
Ward,A; Workman,S; Wu,J; Fausey,N; BAIR,S; Desmond,E, "Measuring and modeling solute transport through the root zone at the Ohio Management Systems evaluation Areas project" 2nd International Symposium on Preferential Flow 2000.

Journal Articles

1. D'Ambrosio, J., Williams, L., Williams, M., Witter, J., and A. Ward, "Geomorphology, Habitat, and Spatial Location Influences on Fish and Macroinvertebrate Communities in Modified Channels of an Agriculturally-Dominated Watershed in Ohio, USA" Ecological Engineering 68 (2014) 32-46
Schlea, D., Martin, J., Ward, A., Brown, L., and Suter, S, "Performance and Water Table Responses of Retrofit Rain Gardens" Journal of Hydrologic Engineering 10 (2013)
Fry, B. E., A. D. Ward and K. W. King, "The frequency of channel-forming discharges in a tributary of Upper Big Walnut Creek, Ohio" Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 67 3 (2012) 173-182
Gowda P.H., Mulla D. J., Desmond E. D., Ward A. D., and D. N. Moriasi, "ADAPT: Model use, calibration and validation" Transactions of the ASABE 55 4 (2012) 1345-1352
Witter, J.D., J.L. D'Ambrosio, and A.D. Ward, "Considerations for implementing two-stage channels" Ohio Country Journal 8 (2011)
D'Ambrosio, J.L., A.D. Ward, and J.D. Witter, "Two-stage agricultural drainage channels: a decade later" Ohio Country Journal 6 (2011)
Gorney,Rebecca,M; Ferris,Dawn,R; Ward,Andy,D; Williams,Lance,R, "Assessing channel-forming characteristics of an impacted headwater stream in Ohio, USA" ECOLOGICAL ENGINEERING 37 3 (2011) 418-430
Witter, J.D., Ward, A.D., and J.L. D'Ambrosio, "Predicting stream dynamic equilibrium in a central Ohio watershed" Journal of Natural and Environmental Sciences. 2 1 (2011) 25-33
Witter, J.D., Ward, A.D., and J.L. D'Ambrosio, "Predicting Stream Dynamic Equilibrium in a Central Ohio Watershed" Journal of Natural & Environmental Sciences 2 1 (2011) 25-33
Jung-Chen Huang, William J. Mitsch, and Andrew D. Ward, "Design of Experimental Streams for Simulating Headwater Stream Restoration" Journal of the American Water Resources Association 46 5 (2010) 957-971

Presentations

"Two-stage Ditches: An approach that helps restore ecoservices to agricultural drainage systems.." InHydroEco2013 4th International Multidisciplinary Conference on Hydrology and Ecology. Rennes: 2013.
"The History and Design of Two-Stage Channel Systems in an Agricultural Landscape." InAWRA 2013 SPRING SPECIALTY CONFERENCE Agricultural Hydrology and Water Quality II. St. Louis: 2013.

Technical Reports

Mecklenburg, D., Witter, J., Ward, A., and J. D'Ambrosio.,, "Self-forming channel case study: Heckman Creek" 2013.
Mecklenburg, D., Witter, J., Ward, A., and J. D'Ambrosio.,, "Self-forming channel case study: Turkey Run" 2013.
Mecklenburg, D., Witter, J., Ward, A., and J. D'Ambrosio.,, "Self-forming channel case study: Honey Run" 2013.
Mecklenburg, D., Witter, J., Ward, A., and J. D'Ambrosio.,, "Self-forming channel case study: Clover Groff Run" 2013.
Mecklenburg, D., Witter, J., Ward, A., and J. D'Ambrosio.,, "Self-forming channel case study: Beem Ditch" 2013.
Ward, A., Witter, J., D'Ambrosio, J., Mecklenburg, D., Magner, J., and K. Wamsley.,, "Tri-state hydraulic geometry relationships for sizing two-stage ditches" 2013.
Mecklenburg, D., D'Ambrosio, J., Witter, J., and A. Ward, "Building better ditches: the self-forming channel" 2013.
Mecklenburg, D., Witter, J., Ward, A., and J. D'Ambrosio.,, "Self-forming channel case study: Fisher Run" 2013.
Mecklenburg, D., Witter, J., Ward, A., and J. D'Ambrosio.,, "Self-forming channel case study: Corathers Ditch" 2013.
Mecklenburg, D., Witter, J., Ward, A., and J. D'Ambrosio.,, "Self-forming channel case study: Columbia Street Ditch" 2013.