Research Highlights

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
  • Engineering Learning and Innovation Facility (ELIF), Suite 240
  • 1764 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.

Research Support

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

CESTiCC Webinar May 29 | Arctic Open House May 30

CESTiCC is pleased to announce the Sustainable Winter Road Maintenance Operations Webinar Series continues with the second webinar in the series, Societal and User Considerations for Sustainable Winter Road Maintenance Operations, which will be presented on May 29, 2019 9:00 AM AKDT.

To attend the webinar, please register online. Once registration is completed, you will receive e-mail instructions on how to join the webinar. For questions, please contact

Arctic Open House