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Hans Albert Einstein: His Life as a Pioneering Engineer

Posted on June 17th, 2015

Hans Albert Einstein: His Life as a Pioneering Engineer, published in 2014, was the culmination of a decades-long project at IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering. The long, circuitous path to publication began almost 25 years ago. Einstein: A Significant Hydraulic Engineer Hans Albert Einstein had been among then-IIHR Director Jack Kennedy’s many friends in the world of […]

Co-author Connie Mutel (right) presents a copy of the book to Mrs. Nancy Kennedy.

IIHR Celebrates New Book on Hans Albert Einstein

Posted on September 30th, 2014

A new book by Robert Ettema and Cornelia F. Mutel explores the life and work of Hans Albert Einstein, a pioneer of river engineering. Three recent events celebrated this groundbreaking new book.

Connie (Cornelia F.) Mutel

Posted on May 5th, 2011

Senior Science Writer Connie Mutel was educated in biology and music at Oberlin College, and received an M.S. degree in plant ecology at the University of Colorado. She then used that training to write a widely-used book on the natural history of Colorado, initiating a career in scientific writing and interpretation. She came to the […]

IIHR’s Historical Studies

Posted on March 23rd, 2011

From IIHR’s inception, its technical work has existed side-by-side with a passion for historical studies. IIHR’s first director, Floyd Nagler, routinely gathered information on 19th-century water wheels. He also brought them back to the Hydraulics Laboratory so his students could “get to know water power from A to Z.” This passion has been two-fold, including […]

H.A. Einstein & Sediment Transport

Posted on March 8th, 2011

Hans Albert Einstein (1904–73) led a productive career as a University of California researcher and educator fascinated with the mechanics of sediment movement and water flow in alluvial rivers. By virtue of the times in which he lived, the trans-Atlantic span of his life, and his parentage, Einstein’s career forms a convenient course along which to […]

Publications and Other Media

Posted on January 13th, 2011

For many years, IIHR has published a small number of books and produced other material relevant to the institute’s mission, research, and history. These are listed or linked below. In addition to what is included here, IIHR researchers publish many additional articles in professional journals, as well as a number of books through commercial publishers. […]

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