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Bubbly Wake and Submarines

Posted on July 2nd, 2015

Pablo Carrica tapped a pencil on the desk, impatiently watching his computer screen. He was running a simulation of the flow of oil and gas in an underground reservoir, a task he had completed hundreds, perhaps thousands, of times in his job at a large Spanish oil company. “The work was pretty repetitive, and not […]

IIHR's Yugo Sanada at the wave basin. He is developing a new technique that uses reflected light to better visualize the water's surface.

Sanada Improves Visualization for Ship Hydro

Posted on March 23rd, 2015

IIHR’s Yugo Sanada is using reflected light to help researchers better visualize the water surface for advanced ship hydrodynamics research.

CFD Modeling

Posted on July 17th, 2014

IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering is leading a worldwide revolution in the development and application of computational fluid dynamics (CFD), in support of simulation-based design (SBD). Researchers at IIHR use SBD — a sort of virtual reality, supported by model-scale experiments — to develop efficient new ways to design and test engineering designs and prototypes. Computer simulations […]

Fred Stern: Revolutionizing Ship Hydrodynamics

Posted on November 13th, 2013

For 17-year-old Fred Stern, the future looked bright from the deck of a sailboat racing across the waters of Lake Ontario. The young man from Syracuse, N.Y., took advantage of his home’s close proximity to the Great Lakes to spend every moment he could sailing. With a small push from his father, Stern channeled his […]

Water-Quality Data

Posted on February 11th, 2013

Links to Nitrate Data: (1)   Iowa River near Iowa City, Iowa (2)   Clear Creek at Coralville, Iowa (3)   Clear Creek near Oxford, Iowa (4)   Clear Creek near Homestead, Iowa (5)   English River near Kalona, Iowa (6)   Iowa River near Lone Tree, Iowa (7)   Cedar River near Conesville, Iowa (16) Mississippi River Pool 16 near Muscatine, […]

IIHR Research Engineer Fred Stern.

Stern Wins NATO Award

Posted on May 7th, 2012

IIHR Research Engineer Fred Stern is a key member of a group honored with NATO’s highest research group award.

Pablo Carrica: Enjoying the Challenge

Posted on March 1st, 2012

Work is a pleasure for IIHR Research Engineer Pablo Carrica. “I like the challenge of discovery,” he says. “You can try and figure out something that nobody has figured out before.” Carrica, who is also an associate professor of mechanical and industrial engineering, says his education in nuclear engineering is uniquely suited to his work. […]

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