Muste Elected Vice President of National Engineering Association

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

University of Iowa News Release

Marian Muste, research engineer at IIHR--Hydroscience and Engineering and adjunct professor of civil and environmental engineering in the UI College of Engineering, was recently elected vice president of the International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR).

At the UI's IIHR, his research areas include experimental methods in hydraulics and fluid mechanics, sediment transport, environmental fluid mechanics and engineering education.

Founded in 1935, IAHR is a worldwide, independent organization of engineers and water specialists working in fields related to the hydro-environmental sciences and their practical application.

Muste joined IAHR in 1995, serving as secretary (1999–2001) and chair (2001–2007) of the Hydraulic Instrumentation Section. Since 2007, he has served as IAHR council member in charge of student chapter coordination and as chair of the NexGen Task Force. He continues to work with the Innovation and Professional Development Division.