Upcoming Events

Codebreaker: Critical Mineral Extraction

Subsurface resource extraction presents unique challenges and opportunities for geoengineers working on geothermal, geo-hydrogen, and critical mineral extraction. The significant potential of these subsurface resources for energy transition is often limited by the...

Codebreaker: Zone Refining

David Zirker, an intern in the Advanced Technology of Molten Salts group, will discuss his research of lanthanide separation from uranium via molten zone refinement, which has been performed at the Center for Advanced Energy Studies. Current actinide recovery...

Days @ CAES for High School Students

Tour our laboratory. Meet our scientists. Interested in technology and science? The Center for Advanced Energy Studies (CAES) is inviting high schoolers to tour our modern facility and meet the researchers behind innovation. Students will also have the opportunity to...

Codebreaker: Aging Infrastructure to Targeted Violence

Some disasters can be prevented through intelligence and operational actions to deter bad actors or through mitigation efforts to limit damages from natural hazards. Despite all efforts to prevent emergencies, disruptions can occur at a moment's notice. The ability of...

Codebreaker: Empowering the 4th Industrial Revolution

Experiential learning in engineering education, specifically in robotics and precision agriculture, can open opportunities for skill development and break down barriers to allow even economically constrained communities to take charge of advanced technologies. Dakota...

Codebreaker: Using 3D visualization to enhance training

INL visualization researcher Xingyue Yang will discuss 3D visualization technologies at the CAES Codebreaker webinar on May 4 at 3:30 p.m. Yang, whose research is conducted primarily in the Applied Visualization Laboratory at CAES, will discuss the ways in which 3D...

Codebreaker: Critical Mineral Extraction

Subsurface resource extraction presents unique challenges and opportunities for geoengineers working on geothermal, geo-hydrogen, ... read more

Seminar: The State of In-situ Sensing in Additive Manufacturing

Join us in the CAES auditorium on Thursday, May 9 at 3:30 p.m. for a presentation by John Middendorf on the state of in-situ sensing ... read more

Workshop: Intelligent Manufacturing For Extreme Environments 2024

Announcing the NSF EPSCoR Workshop on Intelligent Manufacturing for Extreme Environments! Join us at this groundbreaking workshop ... read more

52 Reactors: An Overview of Early Reactor Development at the INL Site

Joseph L. Campbell will provide an overview of early reactor development and other key facilities on the INL Site, established in ... read more

Codebreaker: Zone Refining

David Zirker, an intern in the Advanced Technology of Molten Salts group, will discuss his research of lanthanide separation from ... read more

Workshop: Advanced Manufacturing for Extreme Environments 2024

The Center for Advanced Energy Studies (CAES) Advanced Manufacturing for Extreme Environments Workshop, hosted by Boise State ... read more

Days @ CAES for High School Students

Tour our laboratory. Meet our scientists. Interested in technology and science? The Center for Advanced Energy Studies (CAES) is ... read more

Codebreaker: Aging Infrastructure to Targeted Violence

Some disasters can be prevented through intelligence and operational actions to deter bad actors or through mitigation efforts to ... read more

Codebreaker: Empowering the 4th Industrial Revolution

Experiential learning in engineering education, specifically in robotics and precision agriculture, can open opportunities for skill ... read more

Codebreaker: Using 3D visualization to enhance training

INL visualization researcher Xingyue Yang will discuss 3D visualization technologies at the CAES Codebreaker webinar on May 4 at 3:30 ... read more

Codebreaker: Additive Electronics Manufacturing Research at Boise State University

CAES Associate Director for Boise State University Dave Estrada will discuss his research into additive electronics manufacturing at ... read more

Advanced Manufacturing For Extreme Environments Workshop

This workshop is designed to help build a community of professionals from industry, academia and government that can help advance ... read more

Energy Policy Institute Power Talks: Geothermal Energy Advances in the US

The CAES Energy Policy Institute (EPI) at Boise State University has scheduled several Power Talks webinars in the next few months. ... read more

Energy Policy Institute Power Talks – Idaho Agriculture: Opportunities and Progress with Clean Energy

The CAES Energy Policy Institute (EPI) at Boise State University has scheduled several Power Talks webinars in the next few months. ... read more

Energy Policy Institute Power Talks – Energy Storage: Policy and Potential in 2023

The CAES Energy Policy Institute (EPI) at Boise State University has scheduled several Power Talks webinars in the next few months. ... read more

Energy Policy Institute Power Talks: Wildfire-Grid 2.0 – Risk and Regulations

The CAES Energy Policy Institute (EPI) at Boise State University has scheduled several Power Talks webinars in the next few months. ... read more

Energy Policy Institute Power Talks: Tribal Energy Decision-Making

The CAES Energy Policy Institute (EPI) at Boise State University has scheduled several Power Talks webinars in the next few months. ... read more

Codebreaker: Energy Storage Using Planet Earth as a Thermal Battery

The potential role of technologies that utilize geologic formations for energy storage is the focus of the Codebreaker webinar on ... read more

DOE Computer Graphics Forum 2023

The DOE Computer Graphics forum, which has been an annual event since the mid 1970’s, is a venue where government-sponsored computer graphics/scientific visualization scientists, engineers and practitioners have the opportunity to share recent research, development and deployment results. read more

Future Net-Zero Innovators Symposium

Boise State University, Idaho State University and University of Idaho are hosting an in-person student symposium for undergraduate and graduate students from across the Mountain West who have an interest in carbon neutrality. The student symposium will take place March 29th-31st in Idaho Fall, Idaho at the Center for Advanced Energy Studies. read more

CAES Codebreaker: INL’s Advanced Manufacturing Group lead to discuss challenges, strengths and how the group’s research is changing our energy future

Jorgen Rufner, who leads the Advanced Manufacturing Group at Idaho National Laboratory, will present at the CAES Codebreaker webinar ... read more

CAES-NUC Winter Collaboration Event

CAES and the National University Consortium are hosting a science and technology kickoff event Jan. 24-25. The event will be held in ... read more

Codebreaker: Technology Transfer at Idaho National Laboratory: Taking Research from the Lab to the Marketplace

CAES Codebreaker: INL Tech Deployment director to discuss ways to improve the marketability of research and more on Dec. 8 From The ... read more

Codebreaker: Computational creativity and the use of computers to solve problems

The head of Idaho State University’s Computational Creativity and Intelligence Lab will present at the CAES Codebreaker webinar on ... read more

Professional Development

Idaho National Laboratory is hosting a Professional Development event at CAES at 5pm on Oct. 27. The event is free and open to the ... read more

Codebreaker: Nuclear Energy Materials Research in the Advanced Materials Laboratory at Boise State University

A collaborative effort involving several national laboratories and universities studying the use of novel fuel forms in advanced ... read more

CAES Energy Policy Institute Power Talks: Consent-based Siting in Nuclear Energy

Consent-based Siting for Nuclear Energy November 17th, 2022 11 am MT Moderator: Kathleen Araujo, Director, CAES Energy Policy ... read more

CAES Energy Policy Institute Power Talks: Electricity Infrastructure Resilience

Electricity Infrastructure Resilience November 4th, 1:30pm MT Moderator: Kathleen Araujo, Director, CAES Energy Policy ... read more

CAES Energy Policy Institute Power Talks: Inflation Reduction Act & Energy

This installment of the Power Talks series from the CAES Energy Policy Institute at Boise State University is the Inflation Reduction ... read more

CAES Codebreaker – Idaho National Laboratory researcher Yasir Arafat talks microreactors

The Microreactor Applications Research Validation and Evaluation (MARVEL) Project is the focus of the CAES Codebreaker webinar Sept. 1 ... read more

Reception for Research Experience for Undergraduates program

CAES is hosting a reception to celebrate the first cohort of the Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) — Advanced Manufacturing ... read more

CAES Codebreaker: Overcoming range anxiety and the future of electric vehicle charging

Electric vehicles (EVs) offer considerable economic and environmental benefits. Despite the decreasing costs and increasing range of ... read more

CAES Codebreaker: CAES-based Molten Salt Chemistry and Corrosion Research

Molten salt research carried out at the Center for Advanced Energy Studies is the focus of the CAES Codebreaker webinar on June 2 at ... read more

CAES Codebreaker: Disaster Response Complex at Idaho State University

The Disaster Response Complex at Idaho State University is the focus of the Codebreaker webinar on May 5 at 3:30 p.m. MT. The complex ... read more

CAES Codebreaker: Highlighting advanced reactors, workforce training at ISU

Idaho State University Professor Amir Ali will discuss advanced reactors at the CAES Codebreaker webinar on April 7 at 3:30 pm MT. A ... read more

CAES Codebreaker: INL Researcher Jackson Harter presents on advanced materials and use of CAES Applied Visualization Laboratory to advance research

INL scientist Jackson Harter will discuss his research on advanced materials and how he used the Applied Visualization Laboratory at CAES to further it at the CAES Codebreaker webinar on Feb. 3 at 3:30 pm. read more

CAES Energy Policy Institute Power Talks: Electric Vehicle Infrastructure, Policy and Fleet Change

The CAES Energy Policy Institute's Power Talks examine aspects of energy policy and decision-making, bringing together experts with ... read more

CAES Energy Policy Institute Power Talks: Tribal Energy Decision-making and Development

The CAES Energy Policy Institute's Power Talks examine aspects of energy policy and decision-making, bringing together experts with ... read more

CAES Energy Policy Institute Power Talks: Wildfire and Energy Infrastructure Planning

The CAES Energy Policy Institute's Power Talks examine aspects of energy policy and decision-making, bringing together experts with ... read more

CAES Energy Policy Institute’s Power Talks: U.S. Nuclear Energy in 2021

U.S. Nuclear Energy in 2021, November 10th, Two-part event Power Talk: Small Modular Reactor Development in the West, 1:30 ... read more

Codebreaker: Black Start Demonstration with Idaho Falls Power

In the spring, Idaho National Laboratory collaborated with Idaho Falls Power to conduct a field demonstration of an islanded ... read more

Write winning proposals! CAES, ISU to host grant writing workshop Nov 9 & 11

CAES is collaborating with ISU to offer a grant writer's seminar and workshop this fall. The two-day, virtual event, Write ... read more

Codebreaker – a discussion on cyber threat intelligence featuring INL cybersecurity analyst Sarah Freeman

Idaho National Laboratory cybersecurity analyst Sarah Freeman will describe cyber threat intelligence and her role in developing it at ... read more

CAES to hold final competition for annual pitch event Sept. 23

Finalists in CAES Annual Pitch Event pitch their ideas for INL's Net Zero effort Sept. 23 The finalists of the CAES Annual ... read more

Codebreaker webinar Sept 2 to focus on nuclear materials research with UI Professor Indrajit Charit

Codebreaker focuses on nuclear materials research with UI Professor Indrajit Charit Nearly 20 percent of the electricity generated in ... read more

Codebreaker webinar: Inside the MaCS Lab with Dr. Yaqiao Wu

Codebreaker webinar: Boise State instructor, CAES lab lead discusses cutting-edge characterization equipment Yaqiao Wu, director of ... read more

Summer Boot Camp in data science set for mid-July, registration open

The CAES Summer Boot Camp in Data Science is a virtual crash course, taking place on July 12-15 to educate researchers and students ... read more

CAES to host proposal writing series throughout the summer

CAES and INL have launched a professional development series on proposal writing consisting of three webinars that will take ... read more

Idaho State University’s Mackenzie Gorham will discuss the Nuclear Operations Technology Program at ISU and her trip to Chernobyl in fall 2020 at Codebreaker

Mackenzie Gorham, coordinator and instructor for the Nuclear Operations Technology Program at Idaho State University, will discuss a ... read more

Codebreaker – August 2021

CAES Codebreaker webinar: Boise State instructor, CAES lab lead discusses cutting-edge characterization equipment From the Center ... read more

CAES Proposal Writing Series: Developing and Funding a Center

Second installment in CAES-INL webinar series on proposal writing set for July 22 This webinar, Developing and Funding a Center, is ... read more