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January 2012

Student News

PhD student Tommy Sutarto and his wife  welcomed a baby daughter (Gwen Natalie Tandirogang) just one week before Christmas.  Congratulations to Tommy and his family!  Tommy is a PhD candidate working with Thanos Papanicolaou.


Funding Awards and Renewals:

Allen Bradley, received $40,000 for “CS2 Thermal Model update and  investigation of the LaSalle Cooling Lake.”

Nathan Young, received a $7,368 contract from Alliant Energy for Iowa River Bathymetric Measurements in the vicinity of Amana, Iowa.

Marcela Politano was awarded supplemental funding of $11,268 from the Idaho Power Company for “3D Modeling of Deep Water Pump in Brownlee Reservoir – Turbine 5 Shutoff Simulations.”

 KB Chandran and Sarah Vigmostad were awarded a subaward for $122,588 from the University of Texas Health Science Center (prime sponsor – NIH) for “Mitral Valve Dynamic Analysis and Potential Clinical Applications.”

Witek Krajewski, Anton Kruger, and Ricardo Mantilla were awarded a $172,721 contract with the Iowa Department of Transportation for “Pilot Project for a Hybrid Road-Flooding Forecasting System on Squaw Creek.”

Nathan Young and Dan Gilles were awarded a contract for $7,368 from the Alliant Energy Corporation for “Iowa River Bathymetric Measurements in the Vicinity of Amana, Iowa.”




“Waves, Currents, and Suspended Sediment Measurements in the Río de la Plata Estuary in front of Montevideo, Uruguay.”
Presented by: Francisco Pedocchi, Universidad de la República, Facultad de Ingeniería Instituto de Mecánica de los Fluidos e Ingeniería Ambiental Julio Herrera y Reissig 565 CP 11300, Montevideo, Uruguay


“Precipitation Corridors:  An Exploratory Analysis of Iowa Extreme Precipitation Events”
Presented by:  Gene Takle, Professor, Boundary Layer Meteorology, Global Climate Change, Dept. of Geological adn Atmospheric Sciences, Iowa State University.



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