Current HERC Projects

The Higher Education Research Council supports research efforts at Idaho Institutions through several programs, including IGEM, Incubation Fund, and Undergraduate Research grants.

IGEM


IGEM 19-001 – Sustaining the Competitiveness of the Food Industry in Southern Idaho: Integrated Water, Energy and Waste Management
Principal Investigator: Dr. Karen Humes
Institution: University of Idaho

Humes Proposal

Progress Report FY2020

Progress Report FY2019

Annual Report FY2019

IGEM 19-002 – Nucleic Acid Memory
Principal Investigator: Dr. Will Hughes
Institution: Boise State University

Hughes Proposal

Progress Report FY2020

Progress Report FY2019

Annual Report FY2019

IGEM 20-001 – A Disaster Response Complex for Emergency Responders in Idaho
Principal Investigator: Dr. Mustafa Mashal and Dr. Bruce Savage
Institution: Idaho State University

Mashal and Savage Proposal

Progress Report FY2020

IGEM 20-002 –Cellulosic 3D Printing of Modular Building Assemblies
Principal Investigator: Dr. Ken Baker
Institution: University of Idaho

Baker Proposal

Progress Report FY2020

AnnualReport FY2020

 

Incubation Fund


IF 20-001 – Optical Sensors for Harsh Environment
Principal Investigator: Dr. Nirmala Kandadai
Institution: Boise State University

Kandadai Proposal

Progress Report FY2020

IF 20-002 – Ink Production Scale Up
Principal Investigator: Dr. Harish Subbaraman
Institution: Boise State University

Subbaraman Proposal

Progress Report FY2020

IF 20-003 – Darwin’s Demons Mobile: Expanding the Market for Evolutionary Procedural Content Generation
Principal Investigator: Dr. Barrie D. Robison and Dr. Terrance Soule
Institution: University of Idaho

Robison and Soule Proposal

Progress Report FY2020

 

Undergraduate Research


FY2019 Boise State University

FY2019 Idaho State University

FY2019 Lewis-Clark State College

FY2019 University of Idaho

FY2018 Boise State University

FY2018 Idaho State University

FY2018 Lewis-Clark State College

FY2018 University of Idaho

 

Idaho Conference on Undergraduate Research


FY2019 Report

FY2018 Report

 

Strategic Plan and Performance Measures


HERC Strategic Plan

HERC Performance Measures Template

HERC Performance Measures Report

FY2019 Boise State University

FY2019 Idaho State University

FY2019 University of Idaho

FY2018 Boise State University

FY2018 Idaho State University

FY2018 University of Idaho

 

Research Activity Reports


FY2019 Boise State University

FY2019 Idaho State University

FY2019 University of Idaho

FY2018 Boise State University

FY2018 Idaho State University

FY2018 University of Idaho

 

Infrastructure Reports


FY2019 Boise State University

FY2019 Idaho State University

FY2019 Lewis-Clark State College

FY2019 University of Idaho

FY2018 Boise State University

FY2018 Idaho State University

FY2018 Lewis-Clark State College

FY2018 University of Idaho

 

Presentations


2019 HERC SBOE Presentation

2017 HERC SBOE Presentation