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Weber Named ASCE Fellow

Posted on February 8th, 2019

IIHR’s Larry J. Weber has been named a Fellow by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Board of Direction.

Villarini at dinner with alumni,

Gabriele the Globetrotter

Posted on February 7th, 2019

IIHR Director Gabriele Villarini recently embarked on a 10-day long trip to Taiwan and China to strengthen his ties with IIHR alumni.



Geologists say northeast Iowa could have $1 trillion worth of precious metals underground

James Buchholz guides students through the Fluids Lab.

Fluids Lab Offers Hands-On Learning Community

Posted on January 29th, 2019

On Friday, January 18, IIHR faculty members were on hand to guide students through the new Engineering Fluids Laboratories and demonstrate the equipment that would be available to University of Iowa students.



Research: Large number of CAFOs in Western Iowa increases nitrate in streams



UI researchers use drone cameras to map harmful algae in Iowa



Is Northeast Iowa rolling in it?



The Hawkeye State’s hidden potential may be its geology



Fred Stern receives 2018 David W. Taylor Medal

Fred Stern poses at the wave basin.

Stern Receives SNAME’s Taylor Medal

Posted on December 5th, 2018

IIHR’s Fred Stern has been selected to receive the 2018 David W. Taylor Medal for Notable Achievement in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering.

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