A. Jacob Odgaard

Emeritus Faculty, Civil and Environmental Engineering


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Publications, Citations, h-index, i10-index

Joined the College of Engineering: 1977

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
Research areas
  • River meandering and channel stability
  • sediment management in rivers using Iowa Vanes and other structures
  • fish diversion structures
  • Hydroinformatics
A. Jacob Odgaard
Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, 1970, M.S., Civil Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, 1966