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Oxbows Offer Conservation and Nutrient Reduction in Iowa Floodplains

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Villarini Named Next Director of IIHR

Posted on February 23rd, 2018

IIHR alumnus Gabriele Villarini has been appointed to lead IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering as its next director.

Students amazed with University of Iowa’s new engineering annex

Yusuf Sermet Deploys Artificial Intelligence

$282 million water quality bill aims to improve quality of surface water

Iowa Flood Center looks to next generation of risk assessment

Flood Expert Visits Iowa Flood Center

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The Climate Forces Behind Atmospheric Rivers

Posted on January 17th, 2018

IIHR’s Wei Zhang and Gabriele Villarini published a paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on the important role of atmospheric rivers in predicting storm development and landfall.

Iowa Flood Sensors Wade into Artificial Intelligence

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Citizen Science: Water Monitoring

Posted on January 8th, 2018

IIHR’s Chris Jones is recruiting public volunteers to participate in a study which uses a smartphone app to detect nitrate levels in local watersheds using their phone’s camera.

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