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Grad student Kathryn Klarich researches neonicotinoids, a class of insecticide found in Iowa rivers.

Gravitating Toward the Water

Posted on April 11th, 2016

IIHR grad student Kathryn Klarich is studying whether pesticides, specifically neonicotinoids, are being removed through drinking water treatment processes.

Yusuf Sermet at a computer.

IIHR Graduate Researcher Hacks into Citizen Science

Posted on March 14th, 2016

Yusuf Sermet was recently recognized with two awards at the Midwest Hackathon at Iowa State University. His crowdsourcing project focused on flood data.

Cover of the 15-16 edition of Currents.

IIHR Currents: IIHR’s Global Reach

Posted on February 19th, 2016

The newest issues of IIHR’s yearly magazine, Currents, is here!



IFC Featured in New UI Video

Keri Hornbuckle and Michele Scherer.

Hornbuckle, Scherer New Bently Professors

Posted on July 10th, 2015

The Donald E. Bently Professorship in Engineering was established in 2002 through a donation by the University of Iowa Engineering alumnus.

The UI Mobile Museum is ready to hit the road!

On the Road with the Mobile Museum

Posted on July 10th, 2015

The UI Mobile Museum is hitting the road with a new exhibit focusing on water.

Researcher holds equipment up in a snowy field.

Knee-deep in Research

Posted on March 1st, 2015

IIHR graduate research assistant Keshav Basnet is part of an Iowa Department of Transportation project to design snow fences that reduce drifting and therefore improve road conditions across the state.

IIHR Currents cover.

IIHR Currents: Water touches everything

Posted on February 23rd, 2015

The new issues of IIHR Currents is on its way!

One of IIHR's several flumes, used for teaching and research

Consider Graduate Studies at IIHR

Posted on May 19th, 2010

IIHR graduate students obtain hands-on experience and training in site-specific investigations and field studies leading to cutting-edge degrees and careers.

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