Skip to Content

All News and Pages Related to "PIV"

Unsteady Aerodynamics

Posted on June 22nd, 2015

When James Buchholz arrived for a Summer Faculty Fellowship at the U.S. Air Force Academy near Colorado Springs, Colo., last May, he was so excited to be back in the mountains, he immediately set out on a hike. The Assistant IIHR Research Engineer drove to the Florissant Fossil Beds, where he walked among the fossilized […]

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.

IIHR Associate Research Engineer Yugo Sanada (left) and graduate student Haitham Elshiekh at the IIHR Wave Basin.

From the River Nile to the IIHR Wave Basin

Posted on January 12th, 2014

Haitham Elshiekh (right) grew up on the banks of the River Nile. Today he spends his time in another body of water — the IIHR Wave Basin.

Wind Energy: Power for the 21st Century

Posted on June 4th, 2013

IIHR’s James Buchholz is helping make Iowa a major player in energy-related research by focusing on wind turbine blade reliability and performance.

A new video produced by CGRER explores how research conducted by IIHR PhD student Seyed Mohammad Hajimirzaie (“Haji”) focuses on the flow structures around obstacles in rivers and steep mountain streams, such as mussels.

New Developments: Flow Structures around Mussels

Posted on November 13th, 2012

A new video produced by CGRER explores how research conducted by IIHR PhD student Seyed Mohammad Hajimirzaie (“Haji”) focuses on the flow structures around obstacles (such as mussels) in rivers and steep mountain streams.

Biofluids

Posted on January 18th, 2011

IIHR biofluids researchers are dedicated to understanding the unique fluid mechanics of biological flow systems in the human body, including the circulatory and respiratory systems. This complex and interdisciplinary area of research brings together engineers and health science researchers around the world to improve health care and quality of life for patients and their families. […]

Site by Mark Root-Wiley of MRW Web Design