Department News

  • Baja Durability at Kettering University

    Jul 19, 2011

    Trevor Smith was one of the first to use Kettering's Durability Testing Lab (a.k.a. the Shaker Lab) to test the mettle of the SAE Mini Baja team's competition vehicle.

    Trevor Smith was one of the first to use Kettering's Durability Testing Lab (a.k.a. the Shaker Lab) to test the mettle of the SAE Mini Baja team's competition vehicle.
  • Kettering researcher studies how automobiles and other devices can be powered by fuel cells - which are efficient and don't pollute the environment

    Mar 11, 2002

    Dr. Etim Ubong dreams of finding an alternative fuel for automobiles and other man-made machines.

    Dr. Etim Ubong dreams of finding an alternative fuel for automobiles and other man-made machines.
  • Fewer moving parts is the key to better engines

    Sep 22, 2003

    Three recent innovations in combustion engine technology have been combined into one amazingly simple new engine design.

    Three recent innovations in combustion engine technology have been combined into one amazingly simple new engine design.
  • Call her Commissioner

    May 27, 2004

    Dr. Jackie El-Sayed has been appointed to the Michigan Truck Safety Commission by Gov. Jennifer Granholm.

    Dr. Jackie El-Sayed has been appointed to the Michigan Truck Safety Commission by Gov. Jennifer Granholm.
  • Fuel Cell finesse

    Apr 4, 2005

    Serendipity led Seth Lerner from building a Formula race car to building a fuel cell as part of his graduate program at Kettering.

    Serendipity led Seth Lerner from building a Formula race car to building a fuel cell as part of his graduate program at Kettering.
  • Getting kids on their feet

    Dec 2, 2005

    A Kettering professor has been instrumental in making dreams come true for hundreds of handicapped kids and their families.

    A Kettering professor has been instrumental in making dreams come true for hundreds of handicapped kids and their families.
  • SID joins crash staff

    Sep 8, 2006

    Two recent donations to the Crash Safety Center at Kettering, one from Autoliv and one from TRW, will expand research opportunities and enhance bio-engineering education at the University.

    Two recent donations to the Crash Safety Center at Kettering, one from Autoliv and one from TRW, will expand research opportunities and enhance bio-engineering education at the University.
  • Kettering professor receives Fulbright Award

    Feb 8, 2008

    Dr. Raghu Echempati is one of approximately 800 U.S. faculty and professionals who will teach abroad through the Fulbright Scholar Program

    Dr. Raghu Echempati is one of approximately 800 U.S. faculty and professionals who will teach abroad through the Fulbright Scholar Program
  • Echempati chosen for McFarland Award

    Jan 14, 2009

    Dr. Raghu Echempati is the recipient of the SAE International Forest R. McFarland Award.

    Dr. Raghu Echempati is the recipient of the SAE International Forest R. McFarland Award.
  • Improving diesel engine performance

    Jul 28, 2011

    Dr. Bassem Ramadan is collaborating on research to unravel the best combination of bowl, spray pattern and air motion in diesel engine cylinders to improve their performance.

    Dr. Bassem Ramadan is collaborating on research to unravel the best combination of bowl, spray pattern and air motion in diesel engine cylinders to improve their performance.