Barry J. Allred
Barry J. Allred is an Agricultural Engineer at Soil Drainage Research Unit, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture in Columbus, Ohio, USA. He is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the Food, Agricultural, and Biological Engineering Department at Ohio State University. Dr. Allred has received a B.S. degree in geology and two M.S. degrees, the first in geophysics and the second in hydrogeology. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in biosystems engineering from Oklahoma State University. Prior employment experience includes working as a geophysicist in petroleum industry (ConocoPhillips Inc.) and as a hydrogeologist with both an environmental consulting firm (ERM-Southwest, Inc.) and a state government agency (New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources). Dr. Allred’s research interests involve application of near-surface geophysical methods to agriculture; agricultural drainage and drainage water recycling systems; laboratory hydraulic/mechanical property, solute transport, and environmental remediation studies.
Biography Updated on 2 January 2012