Gary D. Bubenzer, Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana (1970)

Emeritus Professor: Erosion and Small Watershed Hydrology

Agricultural Engineering Building
Room 231
460 Henry Mall
Madison, WI 53706
Tel: (608) 262-1106
Fax: (608) 262-1228
E-mail: gdbubenz@wisc.edu

Fields of Interest

  • Research in the area of erosion mechanics and evaluation of Best Management Practices for erosion control on urbanizing areas.

Teaching

  • Undergraduate teaching responsibilities include courses in fundamentals of surveying, water management for irrigation and drainage, hydrology, and erosion control. Graduate instruction in hydrology and sedimentology.

Selected Awards and Honors

  • Outstanding Instructor. Polygon Board of the College of Engineering. University of Wisconsin.
  • Guest Scholar, Research Fellowship. Kyoto University, Kyoto Japan. Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.
  • Excellence in Teaching. College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. University of Wisconsin.
  • Faculty Alumni Citation. Vincennes University. Vincennes, Indiana.
  • Engineer of the Year. Wisconsin Section of the American Society of Agricultural Engineers. Fellow. American Society of Agricultural Engineers.
  • Director’s Citation for Soil and Water Division. American Society of Agricultural Engineers.

Leadership Roles

Extension

  • Responsible for extension programming related to erosion and storm water control from urbanizing areas.