NUC & CAES LDRD Workshop

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NUC & CAES LDRD Workshop

By National University Consortium & Center for Advanced Energy Studies

When and where

Date and time

February 5, 2019 · 8am - February 6, 2019 · 2:30pm MST


Energy Innovation Laboratory (EIL) 775 University Blvd. Idaho Falls, ID


The National University Consortium (NUC) and the Center for Advanced Energy Studies (CAES) are teaming up to hold a joint workshop focused on Idaho National Laboratory's (INL's) Laboratory-directed Research and Development (LDRD) call.

The LDRD call will solicit research proposals supporting progress toward INL's strategic objectives and critical outcomes, including topics under:

  1. Nuclear Energy Competitiveness and Leadership

  2. Integrated Fuel Cycle Solutions

  3. Advance Integrated Energy Systems

  4. Advance Design and Manufacturing

  5. Enduring Control Systems Cybersecurity Innovation Capabilities

Each day will consist of breakout sessions with INL subject matter experts presenting INL's LDRD workscopes.

NEW (1/24) FY-20 Workscopes


LDRD Requirements

The LDRD call is an internal INL call. Each proposal must be led by an INL employee.

The INL PI must submit all application materials, as the system can only be accessed via the INL network.

Registration Information

All attendees must register for this event.

Non-U.S. citizens (including Legal Permanent Residents) must register by January 2, 2019. U.S. citizens must register by January 28, 2019. Attendance cannot be guaranteed for those who register after these dates.

Non-U.S. Citizens

In addition to registering via Eventbrite, please complete the security plan form and send it to Tiffany Adams ( by January 2. If you attended the NUC and CAES CINR workshop in August 2018, you do not need to complete this form again.

If you are unsure of your attendance, please register anyway. This way, the required DOE security plan can be submitted and approved within the required timeframe. If you are unable to attend after you have registered, please cancel your registration via Eventbrite to be removed from the event.


Please check back for a draft agenda.

About the organizer

National University Consortium

Established in 2005, the National University Consortium consists of five prominent research universities, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, North Carolina State University, Oregon State University, The Ohio State University, and the University of New Mexico. INL engages in collaborative research with these partners to further the nation’s strategic energy objectives and strengthen the research portfolio of both the universities and INL.

Center for Advanced Energy Studies

CAES is a research, education, and innovation consortium bringing together Idaho National Laboratory, Boise State University, Idaho State University, University of Idaho, and University of Wyoming. CAES focuses on collaborating around regional energy challenges that have national and global impact.