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Iowa Now Minute - 1/29/15

Iowa Now Minute - 1/29/15

Roundup of UI activities, research, public engagement, and campus life
"Iowa Now Minute" is a 60-second roundup highlighting recent UI activities, research, public engagement, and campus life. Look for a new video every Thursday.

Satellites can improve regional air quality forecasting

New data may offer resolution five times better than present data
University of Iowa researchers have found that data gathered from geostationary satellites—satellites commonly used for telecommunications and orbiting about 22,000 miles above the equator—can greatly improve air quality forecasting. Results appear in the journal "Geophysical Research Letters."

The Student Experience: Sraavya Undurty

Biomedical engineering student was quick to impress in research labs
Sraavya Undurty, a University of Iowa senior and biomedical engineering major from West Des Moines, has worked in two faculty research laboratories, helped teach an engineering class to her peers, and volunteers at UI Hospitals and Clinics, just to name a few of her many accomplishments and activities.

Honors Odgaard to Receive Hilgard Hydraulic Prize for journal paper

Jacob Odgaard , professo r of civil and environmen tal engineering and faculty research engineer at IIHR -- Hydroscience & Engineering ( ASCE ), has been selected to receive the 2015 Karl Emil Hilgard Hydraulic Prize from the American Society of Civil Engineers for his paper, "Baffle-Drop

Video: December 2014 College of Engineering commencement ceremony

Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, noon, Macbride Hall Auditorium
The December 2014 College of Engineering commencement will be streamed live to "Iowa Now." Streaming will begin shortly before the ceremony begins. Archival video will replace the live stream on the "Iowa Now" page within 24 hours of the conclusion of the ceremony.
2014 spring commencement

Commencement ceremonies

UI confers nearly 1,560 degrees in December
The University of Iowa will honor December 2014 graduates during a series of commencement ceremonies and other events, Friday and Saturday, Dec. 19-20.

Honors UI chapter brings home honors from 2014 AIChE Annual Student Conference

Members of the University of Iowa Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering were recognized at the 2014 AIChE Student Awards ceremony held during the annual conference November 14-17. The American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Safety and Health Division awarded the University of