Upcoming river ice events

The Ice Research and Engineering Committee of International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR) holds a bi-annual conference that covers all areas of ice research, including river, lake, and sea ice, as well as climatic impact on cryosphere. The 27th IAHR Ice Symposium will be held from 9 to 13 June 2024 in Gdansk University of Technology (GdanskTECH), Poland. Visit the IAHR website for more  details. 

River ice engineering course

For students: CIV E 636 - River Ice Engineering

★ 3.5 (fi 6) (either term, 3-0-1) Elementary heat transfer analysis. Ice formation processes. Ice hydraulics. Ice mechanics. Interaction of ice and engineering structures.

Practitioners interested in the course are welcome to audit the course or email one of the professors to arrange a condensed one-day workshop.

River ice engineering reference books

The following two books authored by Dr. Faye Hicks are great reference books for students and practitioners who are interested in learning more about river ice. Click the book cover below to download a PDF version.