St. Anthony Falls Laboratory (SAFL) conducts a wide range of applied engineering research that combines the experience and expertise of our engineers, scientists, and technicians with our specialized facilities. The SAFL Applied Research Team performs research and testing in a range of areas, utilizing a strong foundation in fundamental fluid mechanics and physics. Our team's unique expertise in custom design and fabrication of specialized sensor and data acquisition systems helps researchers capture precise, high resolution data to reach their research objectives.
|APPLIED RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING||DATA COLLECTION SYSTEM DESIGN AND FABRICATION||THIRD PARTY TESTING AND MONITORING|
Actionable research on complex challenges for communities, regions, the state and nation, to identify solutions that can inform policy and practices.
Hydraulics and transportation infrastructure
Broadway Lift Station Physical Model
Design and fabrication of custom field- or laboratory-based data acquisition systems, data telemetry systems, and sensor positioning carriages.
SAFL Data Acquisition Carriage
Madison Lake Data Collection Buoy
Third-party testing services in several areas, including stormwater treatment and retention devices, discharge and velocity meters, pumps, erosion control counter-measures, sample analysis, and more.
Hydro-International pipe testing
Past SAFL Projects
For more information, contact:
Jeff Marr, Associate Director of Engineering and Facilities, 612-624-4427