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Iowa Legislature should prioritize climate crisis, clean energy



UI engineers co-win 5-year, $7.5M grant to apply machine learning to energetic materials design



Nitrates in drinking water may be tied to 300 cases of cancer in Iowa each year, study shows

IIHR Student Hui Zhi Wins IWC Grant Competition

Posted on June 21st, 2019

IIHR grad student Hui Zhi received a grant from the Iowa Water Center to fund her research on sorption and biodegradation of pharmaceuticals in Iowa’s water.

Photo of the cover and center spread of the award-winning issues of IIHR Currents.

IIHR Currents Wins Award

Posted on June 21st, 2019

The 2017–18 issue of IIHR Currents won the Communicator Award of Excellence from the Academy of Interactive & Visual Arts.

Isaac stands in front of the Iowa River

Iowa: The Navy’s Secret Weapon

Posted on June 21st, 2019

Isaac Di Napoli is a grad student working with IIHR who recently won a scholarship and a future job with the United States Department of Defense. After graduation, Di Napoli will begin working with the Navy on ship hydraulics research.

A map showing Johnson county and the wells around Iowa City

New Online System Available for Well Owners

Posted on June 20th, 2019

The University of Iowa Center for Health Effects of Environmental Contamination, in collaboration with the UI Hydroinformatics Lab and the Iowa Geological Survey, has developed an information system to support the management of private wells in Iowa.



Loebsack Reintroduces Flood Center Legislation



Iowa Flood Center’s work remains vital



Iowa Flood Center Marks 10 Years Along with Flood Lessons Learned at Univ. of Iowa

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