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Llamas works with his curved spiral antenna design in the IIHR Wind Tunnel Annex.

Success among Friends

Posted on December 18th, 2014

IIHR research assistant Ruben LLamas helped design a curved spiral antenna for the multidisciplinary freshwater mussel research initiative at the University of Iowa.

IIHR's four faculty affiliates from the water sustainability cluster hire.

Water Sustainability Faculty Cluster

Posted on February 28th, 2012

The University of Iowa’s cluster hire in water sustainability is designed to address one complex issue that affects every man, woman, and child on the planet: access to clean water. Four IIHR affiliates are part of the cluster.

Service Projects

Posted on January 19th, 2011

IIHR students have the opportunity to participate in a number of service projects. One recent example took a team of students to Ghana under the supervision of IIHR Associate Research Scientist Craig Just.   Engineers Without Borders Five Weeks in Ghana: Iowa Magazine Video Adiza, a 15-year-old girl living in a small rural village in […]

About IIHR

Posted on July 17th, 2010

What is IIHR? IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering is a world-renowned center for education, research, and public service focusing on hydraulic engineering and fluid mechanics. Based in the C. Maxwell Stanley Hydraulics Laboratory, a five-story red brick building on the banks of the Iowa River, IIHR is a unit of the University of Iowa’s College of Engineering. […]

Visiting Scholar Peifang Wang digs for mussels in the Mississippi River.

Why the Mississippi?

Posted on June 2nd, 2010

Wildlife, Culture, and Commerce The Mississippi River is one of the defining physical features of North America. This 2,350-mile-long “Father of Waters” drains more than 1.2 million square miles and provides a home to more than 400 wildlife species. Even while shaping the evolution of America’s history, culture, and economy, this nationally significant transportation artery […]

Education

Posted on June 1st, 2010

A Multidisciplinary Approach IIHR gives graduate students the tools they need to address complex global issues through a multidisciplinary education that integrates: An understanding of the physics of flow and flow-related processes Development of analysis, modeling, and simulation skills Use of state-of-the-art equipment, instrumentation, and computer methods An understanding of environmental, economic, social, and international […]

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