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UI researchers use aerosol-transmission calculator to assess classroom safety

Message from the Director: July 2020

Posted on July 16th, 2020

Dear IIHR Alumni and Friends, I hope this finds you and your families in good health and good humor! Like you, we are facing the challenges presented by current circumstances day by day, keeping our priorities in mind as we navigate these difficult times. I am proud of how IIHR is weathering this crisis, and […]

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Fighting for Fish

Posted on June 29th, 2020

Floyd Nagler founded IIHR, then acted as director for 13 years. One of his most important projects was his work on the flow of the Mississippi river.



Call for Papers: Special Issue of Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering

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Air Quality is Essential

Posted on June 12th, 2020

Charles Stanier is classified as an essential worker for NOAA during the COVID-19 pandemic along with his research position and other work with the UI.

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#Strike4BlackLives

Posted on June 10th, 2020

The IIHR and Iowa Flood Center team is joining the #Strike4BlackLives 
initiative.

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LeFevre Honored by OVPR

Posted on June 1st, 2020

Congratulations to IIHR’s Gregory LeFevre on receiving the University of Iowa Office of the Vice President’s Early Career Scholar of the Year Award!

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Young Receives Regents Staff Excellence Award

Posted on May 20th, 2020

On May 14, IIHR Research Engineer Nathan Young was one of six staff members honored with the 2019 Board of Regents Staff Excellence Award.



Missouri has plan to develop flood monitoring system

Keri Hornbuckle's research group

Grant Renewal is a Win for PCB Research

Posted on April 21st, 2020

IIHR’s Keri Hornbuckle is the principal investigator of the Iowa Superfund Research Program, which recently received a five-year, $11.4 million grant renewal from the National Institutes of Health.

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