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Stem to Stern: Revolutionizing Ship Hydrodynamics

Posted on August 1st, 2013

For 17-year-old Fred Stern, the future looked bright from the deck of a sailboat racing across the waters of Lake Ontario. The young man from Syracuse, N.Y., took advantage of his home’s close proximity to the Great Lakes to spend every moment he could sailing. With a small push from his father, Stern channeled his […]

EFD Data

Posted on March 15th, 2012

Validation Data The IIHR ship hydro team has completed many experimental studies in the IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering towing tank. At left are links to individual pages that provide a description of the experiment, references, and archived datasets. A brief table of experimental conditions is also included; however, usually one or more of the references can […]

CFD Code

Posted on March 15th, 2012

CFDShip-Iowa CFDShip-Iowa is general-purpose computational fluid dynamics (CFD) simulation software developed at the University of Iowa’s IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering. CFDShip-Iowa represents, in part, deliverables for sponsored research funding from the Office of Naval Research. CFDShip-Iowa has been a leading ship hydrodynamics CFD code for more than 20 years. The code has been verified and validated for […]

Welcome

Posted on March 13th, 2012

Since 1948, IIHR has been an important player in enhancing U.S. naval ship performance through front-line research in hydrodynamics. IIHR’s unique combination of resources, facilities, and top researchers promises an ongoing leading role for the University of Iowa in naval ship hydrodynamics. IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering at the University of Iowa is leading a revolution in […]