Department News

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Biogas Summit

    Oct 29, 2010

    Michigan's leading experts in anaerobic digestion presented their research findings and talked about the future of alternative energy at Flint's Center for Energy Excellence.

    Michigan's leading experts in anaerobic digestion presented their research findings and talked about the future of alternative energy at Flint's Center for Energy Excellence.
  • 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.
  • Bioinformatics

    Jan 3, 2011

    Kettering University will soon offer a Bachelor of Science degree in Bioinformatics, a hybrid field where biology, computer science and statistics merge to form a single discipline.

    Kettering University will soon offer a Bachelor of Science degree in Bioinformatics, a hybrid field where biology, computer science and statistics merge to form a single discipline.
  • 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.
  • Battle of the Bins continues

    Mar 23, 2011

    Kettering is part of the inter-collegiate "Battle of the Bins" with other Flint-area colleges as part of the upcoming Earth Day festivities. The on-campus recycling drive results are in.

    Kettering is part of the inter-collegiate "Battle of the Bins" with other Flint-area colleges as part of the upcoming Earth Day festivities. The on-campus recycling drive results are in.
  • 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.
  • The DNA of eye color

    Apr 28, 2011

    Kettering professor Dr. Montserrat Rabago-Smith and student Desiree White unravel the latest DNA research of eye color to find it is not as simple as Mendel thought.

    Kettering professor Dr. Montserrat Rabago-Smith and student Desiree White unravel the latest DNA research of eye color to find it is not as simple as Mendel thought.
  • 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.