Skip to Content

All News and Pages Related to "hydraulics"

IIHR Books

Posted on January 12th, 2011

IIHR has a long tradition of fostering publications, including books both on the history of hydraulics and on technical matters. Some of these books have been written and published by IIHR staff members. Others are republications of significant books written elsewhere that had gone out of print. Many of these books are sold through IIHR’s […]


Posted on January 12th, 2011

IIHR produces a variety of outreach publications intended for on- and off-campus audiences, many of which can be accessed online: IIHR Currents 2019–20 IIHR Currents 2018–19 IIHR Currents 2017–18 IIHR Currents 2016–17 IIHR Currents 2015–16 IIHR Currents 2014–15 IIHR YouTube Channel “India Winterim” “IIHR Cardinal Power Plant Project” “The Science of All Things Fluid” “Living With […]

About IIHR

Posted on July 17th, 2010

What is IIHR? IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering is a world-renowned center for education, research, and public service focusing on hydraulic engineering and fluid mechanics. Based in the C. Maxwell Stanley Hydraulics Laboratory, a five-story red brick building on the banks of the Iowa River, IIHR is a unit of the University of Iowa’s College of Engineering. […]

Hydraulics Research Park Annexes

Posted on July 6th, 2010

Hydraulics Annex One Location: University of Iowa Research Park, 2310 Old Farmstead Rd., Coralville, IA 52241 Building Locator Map Hydraulics Annex One (HA1) has since 1979 provided unobstructed open space for very large models. Amenities include overhead doors at each end of the building and a sump with a capacity exceeding 50,000 gallons and up […]

Hydraulics Model Annex

Posted on July 6th, 2010

Location: 129 Court St., Iowa City, IA 52242 Building Locator Map The Hydraulics Model Annex (HMA), built in 1982, houses IIHR’s Mechanical Shop. Shop personnel construct the physical models used in much of IIHR’s research and maintain all other research-related facilities. A Sediment Laboratory, three research flumes, office space for mechanical shop personnel, and Fluids […]

Hydraulics Wind Tunnel Annex

Posted on July 6th, 2010

Location: 130 W. Harrison, Iowa City, IA 52242 Building Locator Map The Hydraulics Wind Tunnel Annex (HWTA), constructed in 1984, houses IIHR’s Electronics Shop and office space for shop personnel and students. In addition, it provides laboratory space for housing and working on specialized equipment used in several research initiatives. Weather radar trailers are outfitted […]

Hydraulics East Annex

Posted on July 6th, 2010

Location: 140 W. Harrison, Iowa City, IA 52242 Building Locator Map Built in 1975 to house research programs that had stretched beyond SHL’s space, the Hydraulics East Annex (HEA) is IIHR’s oldest research annex. This annex provides important storage and outfitting space for research vessels, and laboratory space for processing the Clear Creek Watershed Observatory […]

Annexes, Labs, and Shops

Posted on May 24th, 2010

One of IIHR’s greatest strengths has been its continuing and visionary commitment to maintaining and enhancing its experimental facilities, while at the same time pioneering efforts in high-speed computational analysis and simulation of complex flow phenomena. This combination makes IIHR unique among fluids research laboratories, with state-of-the-art, in-house capabilities for both computational and physical modeling […]

Site by Mark Root-Wiley of MRW Web Design