News

DOE’s IDAES Recognized With Prestigious R&D 100 Award

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Institute for the Design of Advanced Energy Systems (IDAES) is the winner of a prestigious 2020 R&D100 award, which recognizes the developers of the 100 most technologically significant products introduced into the marketplace in the last year. IDAES, which won in the category of software/services, develops next-generation computational tools for process systems engineering (PSE) of advanced energy systems, enabling their rapid design and optimization.

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Download Open-Source IDAES PSE Framework

The first-of-its-kind IDAES Process Systems Engineering (PSE) Framework is now available as open-source software accessible to a broad range of energy stakeholders seeking to accelerate and optimize the design of advanced energy systems.

The IDAES PSE framework source code is hosted by GitHub. Click here to learn more.

Past Events

IDAES Online Workshop – May 2020

This workshop will cover the basics of IDAES, how to install, and a very brief introduction to Pyomo. Attendees will also learn how to set up a unit model, optimize flowsheets and estimate parameters associated with a property package within IDAES.

Registration: Please to receive additional learning materials and videos after the workshop concludes.

Tutorial 1 – 05/08/2020

Tutorial 2 – 05/13/2020

  • Flash unit model
  • Parameter Estimation (NRTL)
  • Tutorial video link

Tutorial 3 – 05/14/2020

  • Flowsheet simulation and optimization
  • Visualization demo
  • Tutorial video link

 

IDAES Workshop, during FOCAPD Meeting, July 17, 2019

An IDAES workshop workshop was held during the Foundations of Computer-Aided Process Design (FOCAPD) meeting on July 17, 2019 at the Copper Mountain Resort, Colorado.

Spring Stakeholder Advisory Board Meeting, May 16-17, 2019

Our annual spring stakeholder advisory board meeting was held May 16-17 at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center just outside Washington, DC.

Fall Stakeholder Meeting (co-located with AIChE), November 1, 2018

The IDAES Stakeholder Meeting was held in conjunction with the AIChE Meeting in Pittsburgh, November 1, 2018.

Learn About IDAES at the PSE 2018 Conference

The Process Systems Engineering Conference was held July 1-5, 2018 in San Diego, California. The IDAES team presented several talks and posters at the conference. If you are interested in learning more about IDAES, please check out our talks and posters. See this agenda for a list of our activities at the conference: IDAES at PSE 2018 (PDF)

Learn About IDAES at the PSE 2018 Conference

The Process Systems Engineering Conference was held July 1-5, 2018 in San Diego, California. The IDAES team presented several talks and posters at the conference. If you are interested in learning more about IDAES, please check out our talks and posters. See this agenda for a list of our activities at the conference: IDAES at PSE 2018 (PDF)