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CAES is a research, education, and innovation consortium consisting of the Department of Energy's Idaho National Laboratory and the public research universities of Idaho: Boise State University, Idaho State University, and University of Idaho. CAES harnesses the power of collaboration, closely integrating the universities and national laboratory to solve critical energy challenges while providing workforce training opportunities and encouraging economic development in communities throughout the region. CAES accomplishes this through cutting-edge research and programming that pair university students with INL researchers and industry partners.

Vision

A Better Energy Future

Our vision is to create a better energy future through collaboration that inspires energy leadership, ignites technology innovation, and catalyzes global impact.

Vision

A Better Energy Future

Our vision is to create a better energy future through collaboration that inspires energy leadership, ignites technology innovation, and catalyzes global impact.

Mission

Collaboration Inspiring Innovation and Impact

CAES is the collaboration that inspires innovation and impact by leveraging our collective capabilities to empower students, researchers, faculty, and industry to accelerate energy solutions.

Collaboration Inspiring Innovation and Impact

CAES is the collaboration that inspires innovation and impact by leveraging our collective capabilities to empower students, researchers, faculty, and industry to accelerate energy solutions.

Mission

Through collaboration, CAES member organizations leverage the following collective assets:

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Facilities and 2.5 Million square feet of space

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CAES News Demonstrating Success Through Collaboration

CAES project selected for DOE award

A project involving Boise State University and Idaho National Laboratory, led by industry partner Applied Nanotech, has been selected for a Phase

Coping During COVID seminar series resumes

The second session of the Coping During COVID seminar series, Coping During COVID: Nutrition Wellness Through Mindful Eating, featured ISU Sports Dietitian Natalie Christensen. Held in late May, the presentation addressed the ways in which nutrition is interwoven into every aspect of wellness and the ways we can be mindful about our food choices and relationships with food. Christensen discussed the factors that influence our food choices, including emotions, environment, culture, income, and health status.

CAES Energy Policy working group holds first workshop

A panel discussion on energy policy, jobs, industry conditions and economic challenge during the COVID-19 pandemic was among the highlights of a ...
Energy Innovation Notes – May 24 edition

Dear CAES Community,

Lots on tap heading into the start of summer!

The Center for Advanced Energy Studies (CAES) Summer Visiting Faculty Program with 17 UI/BSU/ISU university researchers and 18 INL collaborators kicks off today, as does the first-ever INL Innovation Week. The...

Advanced computing conference features CAES Applied Visualization Laboratory crew

The Rocky Mountain Advanced Computing Consortium (RMACC) is hosting a conference later this week featuring workshops run by Applied Visualization Laboratory (AVL)  Lead John Koudelka and AVL researchers Xingyue Yang and Rajiv Khadka:

  • High Performance Computing for Scientific Visualization...
Information session on Idaho I-Corps Ignite set for May 11

Idaho I-Corps Ignite is a 4- to 6-week pilot program geared toward faculty, research staff and graduates at higher education institutions throughout Idaho who are interested in entrepreneurship or commercializing their research. The program will deliver training, provide...

Boise State University fares well in DOE competition

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the Class of 2020-21 winners of...

Energy Innovation Notes, Earth Day edition – April 22, 2021

Happy Earth Day from CAES!

Please find below announcements and amplification of current energy funding, innovation and...

CAES hosts faculty roundtable with INL NS&T Associate Laboratory Director

CAES hosted a virtual roundtable on Monday, April 19 featuring a presentation by Jess Gehin, associate laboratory director for INL’s Nuclear Science and Technology Directorate followed by lightning presentations by 12 faculty members from the CAES universities.

The slides are...

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OUR AREAS OF EXPERTISE

 CAES is founded on three pillars. Research, Education, and Innovation. Our work provides a collaborative environment where cutting-edge research, education, and innovation can flourish in these key areas of focus.

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It's official! #NSFfunded REU site in Advanced Manufacturing coming to @CAESEnergy with @IdahoStateU, @uidaho, @BoiseState and @INL investigators working with students from Idaho and from across the US. Thank you @NSF! https://t.co/GPdpzvVIlv
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. @INL's support of #cybersecurity education in Idaho is helping fill the rise in the field's demand. #ComputerScience & cybersecurity programs across the state are building up a strong presence of experts that can protect systems in #Idaho & beyond. https://t.co/upIxaEsHOP https://t.co/ibeCGDCjvm
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COVID-19: Details for CAES students, researchers, and staff, and the public.

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