Emriver outreach for the young and old.

Emriver outreach for the young and old.

We’ve had a busy couple of weeks with our Emriver Em2.  First, Andrew Podoll, an NSF-funded geology/education GK-12 HEART fellow at SIUC, borrowed the Em2 for a student research event.  It was a huge hit with the kids, as you can see. Last weekend I hauled to...

River models and young students; redesign continues.

River models and young students; redesign continues.

Last week Andrew Podoll , a graduate fellow working with SIUC’s NSF-funded GK-12 Heartland Ecological/Environmental Academic Research Training (HEART) borrowed one of our Em2 models for a local elementary school’s “science night.”  He and the...

Research at SUNY using our Emriver Em2 model.

Research at SUNY using our Emriver Em2 model.

Ted Endreny at SUNY’s Environmental Science and Forestry program is one of our most enthusiatic Emriver Em2 users. He and grad student Bangshuai Han have done some very interesting work on meander cutoffs and groundwater interactions using an Emriver Em2 and...

Emriver Em2 at SIUC research gathering.

Emriver Em2 at SIUC research gathering.

SIUC held its annual Research Town Meeting and Fair today, with distinguished speakers from NSF and NIH in the morning followed by poster sessions by SIUC researchers in the afternoon. It was nice to get out of the office and be reminded of the distinguished...

Great news from our Emriver Em2 user survey.

Great news from our Emriver Em2 user survey.

We’ve been incredibly busy since our expansion in the fall of 2007. One of the things we’ve neglected is routine followup of Emriver users. Our Emriver Em2’s are built like military hardware, and our documentation is very good. So we get less than...