Rivers are everywhere in Iowa. A network of 3 million water pathways negotiates the state’s landscape, with a half million of them carrying water at any given time.
Urban air pollution is a major concern for Santiago, Chile, home to nearly 6 million people. The city lies in a basin surrounded by the Andes Mountains, and vehicle and industrial emissions tend to linger – especially in May June, and July when weather conditions make the air more stagnant.
University of Iowa neuroscientists are using high-performance computing (HPC) to study changes in the brains of Huntington disease (HD) patients before they begin to experience symptoms.
Uterine cancer is the fourth most common cancer among women, and the most common gynecological cancer. Researchers at the University of Iowa are using high-performance computing (HPC) to investigate how a tumor develops in normal uterine epithelium.
High-performance computing (HPC) resources are helping a University of Iowa researcher understand how geography and evolution interact.