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Applied Research

Posted on August 6th, 2014

The IIHR Electronics Shop provides support for faculty, researchers, and students in the area of data acquisition equipment and systems in both basic and applied research. Data acquisition equipment is specified and purchased, or designed and constructed as needed for various research projects. The equipment is set up, maintained, and on-going support is provided for […]

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.

Winds of Change

Posted on January 19th, 2012

IIHR Research Engineer Pablo Carrica helped the University of Iowa acquire and set up a small wind turbine that he now uses to teach experimental methods and procedures to UI engineering students.

The UI wind turbine is specially designed for educational use.

Course Supports Sustainable Energy

Posted on June 7th, 2011

Students in the College of Engineering’s Experimental Engineering course are developing hands-on experience with a source of sustainable energy—The University of Iowa’s 37-foot wind turbine.

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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