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IIHR Wins Sustainable Infrastructure Award

Posted on August 14th, 2018

IIHR researchers were recently part of a team that earned the first Envision Gold Award for sustainable infrastructure in Wisconsin.

A field tile dumps into Clear Creek in Iowa.

IIHR Among Recipients of $1M Water-Quality Grant

Posted on August 14th, 2018

Researchers will gather water quality information from Upper Mississippi River basin states.

Iowa Leads the World in Ship Hydrodynamics

Posted on August 3rd, 2018

Groundbreaking technology puts the University of Iowa at the forefront of ship-design research worldwide.

Fishing for Fords

Posted on June 25th, 2018

The IFC’s Nate Young and Dan Gilles recently located a submerged car using bathymetry, the measurement and mapping of underwater topography.

A group of men poses in a large meeting room.

Weber Receives ASCE’s Rouse Award

Posted on June 12th, 2018

IIHR’s Larry Weber recently received one of the highest honors presented by the ASCE, the Hunter Rouse Award.

A big group of people poses with an impressive pile of trash.

Cleaning Up IIHR’s Backyard, the Iowa River

Posted on April 23rd, 2018

Almost 100 participants turned out for the Earth Day Weekend River Clean-Up along the Iowa River in Iowa City.

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Demir to Receive ASFPM Outreach Award

Posted on April 13th, 2018

IIHR’s Ibrahim Demir will receive the Association of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM) National 2018 Outreach Award for his Flood Artificial Intelligence (AI) system.

Three men pose in front of a river. They are (left to right) Jacob Odgaard, Rex Elder, and Larry Weber.

In Memoriam: Rex Elder

Posted on April 3rd, 2018

IIHR lost a great friend and colleague when Rex Elder died on Feb. 24, 2018, at the remarkable age of 100.

Researchers stand near the Towing Tank.

Carderock, IIHR Sign Education Partnership

Posted on March 30th, 2018

IIHR is part of a new Educational Partnership Agreement (EPA) with the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division.

Professional head shot photo of Kwan Rim.

In Memoriam: Kwan Rim

Posted on March 6th, 2018

Kwan Rim, professor emeritus and pioneer of one of America’s first biomedical engineering educational programs, died March 4 in South Korea.

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