A. Jacob Odgaard

A. Jacob Odgaard
Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Additional Titles: 
Faculty Research Engineer, IIHR -- Hydroscience & Engineering
Researcher, Center for Global & Regional Environmental Research
(319) 335-5213
306 Stanley Hydraulics Laboratory
Joined the College of Engineering: 
Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, 1970
M.S., Civil Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, 1966
Present Research Interests: 
River meandering and channel stability
sediment management in rivers using Iowa Vanes and other structures
fish diversion structures
Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 
American Society of Engineering Education
International Association for Hydraulic Research
Sigma Xi
Chi Epsilon
Fellow, American Society of Civil Engineers
Special Fields of Knowledge: 
Environmental fluid mechanics
hydraulic engineering
hydraulic structures
hydraulic modeling
river engineering
river mechanics