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Iowa Flooding and Professor Krajewski
Updated: Wed, 06/01/2022 - 2:36pm

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.

Updated: Fri, 08/24/2018 - 3:47pm

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.

Hans Johnson and Brain Images
Updated: Fri, 08/24/2018 - 3:48pm

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.


Dr. Donghai Dai, associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology
Updated: Fri, 08/24/2018 - 3:48pm

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.


Trina Roberts, UI Evolutionary Biologist
Updated: Fri, 08/24/2018 - 3:49pm

High-performance computing (HPC) resources are helping a University of Iowa researcher understand how geography and evolution interact.