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Release: April 3, 2002

IIHR-Hydroscience and Engineering to host April 5 seminar

The University of Iowa College of Engineering's IIHR-Hydroscience and Engineering Distinguished Seminar Series will present an April 5 lecture on ecosystems. Ignacio Rodriguez, professor in the department of civil and environmental engineering and the Princeton Environmental Institute at Princeton University, will speak at 3:30 p.m. Friday, April 5 in Room 127 of the Hydraulics Laboratory Building. Rodriguez, who also directs Princeton's Center for Energy and Environmental Studies, will discuss his research in the lecture, "Hydrologic Dynamics and Ecosystem Structure."

The seminar is free and open to the public. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact IIHR in advance at 335-5237.

IIHR -Hydroscience and Engineering, a unit of the UI College of Engineering, is one of the world's premier and oldest fluids research and engineering laboratories. Students and visitors from around the world have come to IIHR to study and conduct research and to carry acquired expertise back to their home countries.

For more information on the seminar series, please contact IIHR or Marlene Janssen at (319) 335-5253 or