Recipe for a river; more on the Braudrick flume study.

Recipe for a river; more on the Braudrick flume study.

More on the Braudrick et al. work published last week: NPR’s Science Friday made a nice little video, in which Bill Dietrich used the phrase “recipe for a river.” Click on the image above to see it. The recipe includes two sizes and densities of...

A landmark paper in physical modeling.

A landmark paper in physical modeling.

A groundbreaking physical modeling study was published this week in PNAS (subscription required). NSF has a press release here. Christian Braudrick and others at EPS-Berkeley used a 17m flume filled with a mix of lithic and plastic particles to achieve what they call...

Em4 installation at St. Louis University.

Em4 installation at St. Louis University.

We installed an Emriver Em4 model at the St. Louis University (SLU) Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences on Friday. Several faculty members there are interested in the model. Since we’re only two hours away, and there really is no substitute for seeing...

Extreme accomplishment at LRRD.

Extreme accomplishment at LRRD.

I haven’t done an update in a while, so fans of LRRD, here goes: We have several potential Em4 clients now, and are very excited to be installing one at a university in Missouri next week (can’t quite say who yet). We designed the Em4 to be adapted to both...

Em2 models on a map.

Em2 models on a map.

View Emriver Em2 models in a larger map We’ve been busy shipping Em2 models this month–it seems the economy is recovering, or at least agency budgets are moving past last fall’s severe cuts. So we took some time to map the locations of our Em2...