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Studying Arsenic in Cerro Gordo County Groundwater

Posted on May 28th, 2015

Five years later, a multi-institutional research study determines the source of arsenic in Cerro Gordo County private wells.

Developing a Digital Lung

Posted on February 27th, 2012

Ching-Long Lin loves his work. The IIHR research engineer is a key player in a project to develop a digital model of the human lung. Lin, who is also a professor of mechanical and industrial engineering at the University of Iowa, has received three grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), including a fouryear, […]

Building a Digital Lung

Posted on May 6th, 2011

IIHR Research Engineer Ching-Long Lin is a key player in a project to develop a digital model of the lung—a task so complex it was once considered beyond the processing power of the largest supercomputers. Lin, who is also a professor of mechanical and industrial engineering at the University of Iowa, was recently awarded a […]

Lin's digital lung project is a crucial piece of the human puzzle known as the "Physiome Project."

The Human Puzzle: Developing a Digital Lung

Posted on January 4th, 2011

Researchers at The University of Iowa and elsewhere have created a digital lung, or computer model of the human lung to simulate the flow of air. Researchers and physicians, as well as patients, will benefit.

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