Department News

  • Chemist finds hope in experimental drug

    Dec 8, 2003

    A Kettering Chemistry professor has had the unique opportunity to be on the receiving end of his area of expertise. Dr. Daryl Doyle, professor of Chemistry, is participating in a clinical drug trial for a new form of chemotherapy.

    A Kettering Chemistry professor has had the unique opportunity to be on the receiving end of his area of expertise. Dr. Daryl Doyle, professor of Chemistry, is participating in a clinical drug trial for a new form of chemotherapy.
  • Putting science into practice

    Dec 17, 2009

    Kettering's Agent Fate Research Project expands impact by putting the science behind this effort into practice AND works to create interest in science and engineering among local high school students hired as project interns.

    Kettering's Agent Fate Research Project expands impact by putting the science behind this effort into practice AND works to create interest in science and engineering among local high school students hired as project interns.
  • 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.
  • 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.