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News & Highlights


  • IFIS is updated to version 8.5 with new features and data sources
  • Google Glass Flood Warning Application is added to Labs section
  • NASA IFLOODS Information System is added to Projects section
  • Iowa Flood Center is selected for the Google Summer of Code 2013 program.
  • Rainfall Data Browser project is added to projects section
  • Radar Data Browser project is added to projects section
  • Fund-A-Sensor project is launched to crowd-fund bridge sensors
  • IFIS Knowledge Engine is available in IFIS to compute answers
  • 3D Interactive Book about IFIS is added to Lab section
  • Augmented Reality Layers for Iowa is available in Layar App
  • Flood Inundation Map Flight Simulator is updated with iOS controller support

Events & Meetings


  • ‘Interactive Web-based Hydrological Simulation System as an Education Platform using Augmented and Immersive Reality’
    ASEE North Midwest Section Meeting, October 16-18, 2014, Iowa City, IA, USA
  • ‘Novel Scientific Visualization Techniques for Communicating Environmental Information’
    Iowa Space Grant Consortium Regional Meeting, September 19-20, 2014, Des Moines, IA, USA
  • ‘Interactive Web-based Flood Simulation System as an Education Platform for Hydrological Concepts’
    HIC 2014 – 11th International Conference on Hydroinformatics, August 17-21, 2014, New York, NY, USA
  • ‘Data Integration, Modeling and Information Communication for Flood Risk Mitigation using Cloud Computing’
    8th International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software (iEMSs), June 15-19, 2014, San Diego, CA, USA
  • ‘An Information System for the NASA GPM Iowa Flood Studies (IFloodS) Field Campaign’
    8th International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software (iEMSs), June 15-19, 2014, San Diego, California, USA

Last update: March 1, 2013