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Hydraulics Model Annex

Posted on July 6th, 2010

Size: 14,000 ft2 Location: 129 Court St., Iowa City, IA 52242 Building Locator Map Floor plan The Hydraulics Model Annex (HMA), built in 1982, houses IIHR’s Mechanical Shop. Shop personnel construct the physical models used in much of IIHR’s research and maintain all other research-related facilities. A Sediment Laboratory, three research flumes, office space for […]

Hydraulics Wind Tunnel Annex

Posted on July 6th, 2010

Size: 8,600 ft2 Location: 130 W. Harrison, Iowa City, IA 52242 Building Locator Map Floor Plan The Hydraulics Wind Tunnel Annex (HWTA), constructed in 1984, houses IIHR’s Electronics Shop and office space for shop personnel and students. In addition, it provides laboratory space for housing and working on specialized equipment used in several research initiatives. […]

Hydraulics East Annex

Posted on July 6th, 2010

Size: 11,000 ft2 Location: 140 W. Harrison, Iowa City, IA 52242 Building Locator Map Floor Plan Built in 1975 to house research programs that had stretched beyond SHL’s space, the Hydraulics East Annex (HEA) is IIHR’s oldest research annex. This annex provides important storage and outfitting space for research vessels, and laboratory space for processing […]

James Street Laboratory

Posted on July 6th, 2010

Size: 17,000 ft2 Location: 2421 James St. #3, Coralville, IA 52241 Building locator map Floor plan James Street Laboratory (JSL), purchased in 2003, provides large open space for river models. The building’s capabilities include large overhead doors and high ceilings for greater flexibility and easy access, and 300 Hp of pumping capability for ground recirculating […]

Electronics Shop

Posted on June 1st, 2010

Location: Hydraulics Wind Tunnel Annex Contact: Jesse Bries The Electronics Shop is staffed by three full-time engineers who assist researchers in the selection, use, calibration, and care of data-acquisition equipment and systems for a broad range of model and field research. Several levels of instruments to measure a variety of fluid-flow parameters are available. When […]

Annexes, Labs, and Shops

Posted on May 24th, 2010

One of IIHR’s greatest strengths has been its continuing and visionary commitment to maintaining and enhancing its experimental facilities, while at the same time pioneering efforts in high-speed computational analysis and simulation of complex flow phenomena. This combination makes IIHR unique among fluids research laboratories, with state-of-the-art, in-house capabilities for both computational and physical modeling […]

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