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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Making the grade

    Mar 26, 2010

    Six Kettering University faculty were recently awarded promotions by the Board of Trustees and two were named Emeritus Professor.

    Six Kettering University faculty were recently awarded promotions by the Board of Trustees and two were named Emeritus Professor.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Student wins NSF Fellowship

    May 11, 2011

    Desiree White, a Biochemistry major, is one of only 40 college students nationwide to receive a 2011 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship in her field.

    Desiree White, a Biochemistry major, is one of only 40 college students nationwide to receive a 2011 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship in her field.