Department News

  • Grow it here, make it here

    Feb 21, 2012

    U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow visited Kettering's Innovation Center to advance Michigan's bio-based manufacturing.

    U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow visited Kettering's Innovation Center to advance Michigan's bio-based manufacturing.
  • Not blinded by science

    Oct 8, 2010

    Getting more than just a taste of real-world research, college level, and even high school-aged students working on Kettering's Agent Fate project have an eye-opening experience working as scientific researchers on a government contract.

    Getting more than just a taste of real-world research, college level, and even high school-aged students working on Kettering's Agent Fate project have an eye-opening experience working as scientific researchers on a government contract.
  • Hips don't lie

    Jan 20, 2010

    An interdisciplinary research project at Kettering University that examines hip replacement components could aid manufacturers in producing longer lasting artificial hip joints.

    An interdisciplinary research project at Kettering University that examines hip replacement components could aid manufacturers in producing longer lasting artificial hip joints.
  • Swedish Biogas begins construction

    Aug 13, 2010

    The first shovel-full of earth was moved to begin construction of the Swedish Biogas International project in Flint, a partnership of state and local governments in collaboration with an international business and Kettering University.

    The first shovel-full of earth was moved to begin construction of the Swedish Biogas International project in Flint, a partnership of state and local governments in collaboration with an international business and Kettering University.
  • Waste not, want not

    Aug 19, 2010

    Kettering has taken mom's admonition to "waste not, want not" seriously with its new research vehicle - a truck that can run on biomethane gas produced from human waste.

    Kettering has taken mom's admonition to "waste not, want not" seriously with its new research vehicle - a truck that can run on biomethane gas produced from human waste.
  • Tracking heavy metals requires waders

    Mar 1, 2004

    It looks like a large copy machine sitting in the shallow coastal waters of Saginaw Bay, but it is actually a sophisticated voltammetric microelectrode device being used to sample sediments in the bay.

    It looks like a large copy machine sitting in the shallow coastal waters of Saginaw Bay, but it is actually a sophisticated voltammetric microelectrode device being used to sample sediments in the bay.
  • Co-op job gives taste of real world

    May 20, 2004

    Steve Proper's co-op job at NIOSH had him working in the lab that was testing a popcorn flavoring at the center of a nationwide debate.

    Steve Proper's co-op job at NIOSH had him working in the lab that was testing a popcorn flavoring at the center of a nationwide debate.
  • Chemical warfare on cancer

    Oct 7, 2004

    Working at the most basic molecular level, Kettering researchers use chemistry to explore new ways to fight cancer.

    Working at the most basic molecular level, Kettering researchers use chemistry to explore new ways to fight cancer.
  • Seeing red, or green - chemistry of color vision

    Nov 12, 2004

    Dr. Ali Zand is researching the chemistry underlying our ability to perceive colors and its implications on color blindness.

    Dr. Ali Zand is researching the chemistry underlying our ability to perceive colors and its implications on color blindness.
  • Making GM go green

    Apr 21, 2006

    A Kettering co-op student was part of the team that turned a GM plant in Flint into a lean green environmental machine.

    A Kettering co-op student was part of the team that turned a GM plant in Flint into a lean green environmental machine.