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Mitigating Corrosion of Steel Bridges

Posted on July 2nd, 2015

Michelle Riedinger stood on the runway, which she had prepared to simulate a 100-foot section of roadway. A city truck had sprayed the road section with water, and Riedinger had set up meteorological instruments and LiDAR to record whatever came next. Riedinger, who is a junior studying civil and environmental engineering, turned to watch as […]

Self-Cleaning Culverts

Posted on July 2nd, 2015

Out of sight most of the time, we expect culverts to carry flow beneath the roadways, whether in drought or in flood. As long as they do their job, most of us never give culverts a second thought. IIHR Research Engineer Marian Muste thinks about culverts a lot. Culverts in Iowa are frequently blocked by […]

Destined for the Water

Posted on April 9th, 2015

Danny Moustakidis plays a key role in nutrient research at the University of Iowa, studying soil phosphorus levels in the Turkey Watershed.

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