The Center for Energy Science and Technology Advanced Research (CESTAR) is an interdepartmental research center whose mission is to provide a common focal point for collaboration and synergism among researchers at UCLA involved in energy related research. [Read More]

“ZERO-CARBON ENERGY Kyoto 2010”: 2nd GCOE International Symposium in Kyoto, Japan, August 19-20, 2010.
“Supporting America’s Breakthrough Energy Innovators”: ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit held in Washington, DC, March 1-3, 2010.
Department of Energy, Office of Fusion Energy Sciences Research Needs Workshop (ReNeW) held at UCLA, March 2-6, 2009.
Fusion Nuclear Science and Technology Meeting at UCLA, August 12-14, 2008.
May 27—First L.M.K. Boelter Distinguished Lecturer's Keynote Address to the UCLA Engineering Technology Forum: Dr. Raymond L. Orbach (Under Secretary for Science, U.S. Department of Energy), Assuring a Secure Energy Future - Energy Research: Future Challenges and Opportunities
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May 12—Robert Swan Lecture Series, Voyage for Cleaner Energy [show]
Lighting the Way, a roadmap report recently released by the Council of all the National Academies in different countries, detailing the "science, technology and policy for developing energy resources in both developed and developing countries while also securing climate protection and global development goals." [show]
UCLA Faculty workshop in Energy related Research (Energy/Environment/Policy) [show]
University of California Research Initiatives to Fight Global Warming [show]
CSEM Research Review Newsletter [show]
New Report on Electricity Costs on CESTAR Website [show]
FactsOnEnergy.org website launched by Institute for Energy Research [show]
CESTAR Director addresses Industrial Advisory Council: [show]
Dr. Neil Morley Honored with FPA Excellence in Fusion Engineering Award: [show]
Prof. Pilon wins NSF Career Award: [show]
So you want to be a CESTAR member: [show]