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Fishing for Fords

Posted on June 25th, 2018

The IFC’s Nate Young and Dan Gilles recently located a submerged car using bathymetry, the measurement and mapping of underwater topography.

Volunteers help clean up the Iowa River.

A Chilly River Clean-up

Posted on October 30th, 2015

Oct. 17 marked the fourth year that staff, students, and community members have joined hands to help keep Iowa City’s portion of the river beautiful.

River cleanup volunteers pose for a photo.

Keeping the Iowa Beautiful: 2015 Riverwalk Clean-Up

Posted on October 8th, 2015

Help keep the Iowa River beautiful! Join other volunteers, students, faculty and staff for the Great Annual Riverwalk Clean-Up, Saturday, Oct. 17.

A preliminary floodplain map of Kalona, Iowa, (not yet approved by FEMA) prepared by research engineers and students at the Iowa Flood Center.

Iowa Floodplain Mapping Project

Posted on January 19th, 2012

Iowa Flood Center (IFC) researchers are about 1½ years into a four-year project that will provide floodplain maps for most of Iowa, funded with $10 million from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

IIHR Advisory Board

Posted on June 8th, 2010

The IIHR Advisory Board affords a medium through which the IIHR director and staff can obtain advice and counsel concerning their programs and plans, both short- and long-term, from interested persons in touch with the world of engineering education, research, and practice. The board provides a select audience for reports of IIHR’s activities and accomplishments, and helps […]

Stanley Hydraulics Lab

Posted on June 1st, 2010

Location: 300 S. Riverside Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242 Building Locator Map The C. Maxwell Stanley Hydraulics Laboratory (SHL) is IIHR’s flagship facility and its intellectual and administrative hub. Located on the University of Iowa’s central campus, many IIHR researchers, staff members, visiting researchers, and students have offices in SHL. Fluid Dynamics office space is […]

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 […]

Where is IIHR?

Posted on June 1st, 2010

IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering is located on South Riverside Drive in Iowa City, Iowa, set on the banks of the Iowa River on the University of Iowa’s beautiful 1,700-acre campus. IIHR is part of the College of Engineering, one of the 11 colleges that make up the University of Iowa. The university’s many outstanding programs include […]

Research

Posted on May 7th, 2010

IIHR has been home to innovative hydraulic research since 1920, when a small model laboratory was opened on the banks of the Iowa River in downtown Iowa City. Research activities expanded rapidly, and by 1928 a larger Hydraulics Laboratory replaced the original small structure. Today, IIHR is home to a steadily growing research program and […]

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