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About INE

The Institute of Northern Engineering (INE) is the research arm of the College of Engineering and Mines (CEM). It has several distinct research centers and provides facilities and support to dozens of researchers working in conjunction with the College. INE is the home to many of the world’s leading researchers in cold weather and cold climate science and engineering.

  • Institute of Northern Engineering
  • 539 Duckering Building
  • 306 Tanana Loop
  • Fairbanks, Alaska 99775-5910
  • Phone: (907) 474-5457
  • Fax: (907) 474-7041
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Research at INE

INE research spans the engineering disciplines, offering expertise in energy production, modeling and testing of mechanical systems, environmental engineering and hydrology as well as infrastructure, mining, and petroleum development. Included within the Institute are natural scientists, social scientists, and anthropologists all of who contribute significantly to the ability of INE to address societal issues.

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INE provides financial services and research support to the faculty, staff and students within the College of Engineering and Mines.

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News & Announcements

INE Pubinar: Evaluation of the Collapse of World Trade Center 7 - Was it Fire that Caused the Collapse?

7 October, 2016 at 3:30pm, UAF Pub

Dr. Leroy Hulsey will present his latest work on the World Trade Center 7 collapse: the results of his modeling exercise intended to determine whether fire truly was the cause of the collapse. This work has garnered lots of media attention, and has put UAF in the spotlight. For a preview, check out the trailer at

INE Pubinars are held one Friday each month. All CEM/INE faculty, staff and student over 21 are welcome. Upcoming Pubinars are on November 11 and December 9.