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Two students, a man and a woman, look at a computer screen in the new Fluids Workshop.

A New Era of Engineering Education

Posted on March 1st, 2018

IIHR is a leader in the development of experimental equipment for the teaching of fluid mechanics, as seen in the new Fluids Workshop in the Seamans Center Annex.

Films by Hunter Rouse

Posted on April 5th, 2011

This widely used fluid mechanics film series, which was produced at IIHR in the early 1960s by former IIHR Director Hunter Rouse, was groundbreaking in many ways—including the use of color throughout and the quick pace of the presentation. The teaching films move quickly through the course material, presenting introductory concepts, fundamental principles, gravitational effects, […]

Other Media

Posted on March 30th, 2011

Many of our publications use the Adobe(R) PDF file format. Please download the latest Adobe(R) Acrobat(R) Reader in order to view our publications. Fluid Mechanics Data IIHR Towing Tank Database Software CFDSHIP-IOWA Software Cold Regions Engineering Final Report of Snow Plow Cutting Edge Test and Evaluation (T & E) Program, FHWA Work Order DTFH71-96-TE028-IA-43 (PDF, […]

Videotapes and CDs

Posted on March 30th, 2011

Digitized Hunter Rouse Movies This widely used fluid mechanics film series, which was produced at IIHR under the direction of Hunter Rouse, now is available on video cassette tapes. The six films have been reproduced on two 90-minute cassettes and are available only in com­plete sets, in a vari­ety of formats, for $200. (Please see […]

About IIHR

Posted on July 17th, 2010

What is IIHR? IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering is a world-renowned center for education, research, and public service focusing on hydraulic engineering and fluid mechanics. Based in the C. Maxwell Stanley Hydraulics Laboratory, a five-story red brick building on the banks of the Iowa River, IIHR is a unit of the University of Iowa’s College of Engineering. […]

History

Posted on June 1st, 2010

Historic Photo Gallery Situated on the Iowa River in Iowa City, Iowa, IIHR seeks to be a leader in hydroscience and engineering research, and to educate students to be future leaders in these areas. The education IIHR provides in the theoretical and computational aspects of fluid flow, combined with hands-on engineering practice, attracts a vibrant […]

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