IIHR--Hydroscience & Engineering has published its Winter 2015-2016 edition of Currents, an annual publication that reviews the people, research

programs, and accomplishments of the College of Engineering's world-renowned center for education, research, and public service focusing on hydraulic engineering and fluid mechanics.

This edition of Currents includes features on:

  • A perspective from Larry Weber, director of IIHR, on new research plans and strategies for the research institute
  • A new resource that provides water-quality data with the click of a mouse
  • Studying prairie potholes of the northern Great Plains
  • How researchers uncover an extraordinary fossil deposit near Decorah, IA
  • How clean water and sanitation equals a lifetime of better health
  • Monsoon harvest: saving water for a not-so-rainy day
  • Managing Iowa's groundwater
  • How Iowa Flood Center experts take flood research to the next national and international level
  • Improving life for people with asthma and COPD
  • Connie Mutel's book, Flowing Through Time

To read the on-line, interactive edition of Currents, go to http://www.pageturnpro.com/University-of-Iowa-College-of-Engineering/71100-Currents,-Winter-2015-16/index.html#1.