Department News

  • Fuel cell center at Kettering begins road to reality

    Aug 8, 2002

    Like ordinary American citizens, researchers at Kettering University have cast a weary eye at sources of foreign oil due to the volatile conditions our economy experiences with increases in gas prices.

    Like ordinary American citizens, researchers at Kettering University have cast a weary eye at sources of foreign oil due to the volatile conditions our economy experiences with increases in gas prices.
  • Snowdogs looking for Clean Snow win

    Mar 12, 2004

    The Kettering Snowdogs Clean Snowmobile Challenge team is headed north with a new engine, more power and less noise - and they're ready to ride.

    The Kettering Snowdogs Clean Snowmobile Challenge team is headed north with a new engine, more power and less noise - and they're ready to ride.
  • The Final Frontier - the human brain

    Sep 2, 2004

    In attempting to develop a treatment for fibromyalgia, Jeff Hargrove has entered the last frontier of medicine - the human brain.

    In attempting to develop a treatment for fibromyalgia, Jeff Hargrove has entered the last frontier of medicine - the human brain.
  • Fuel Cell Center opens

    Jun 18, 2005

    Gov. Granholm among the hundreds to tour the new Kettering Center for Fuel Cell Systems and Powertrain Integration.

    Gov. Granholm among the hundreds to tour the new Kettering Center for Fuel Cell Systems and Powertrain Integration.
  • The matrix - chilled

    Mar 17, 2006

    A Kettering researcher is developing a matrix to make commercial refrigeration units more energy efficient.

    A Kettering researcher is developing a matrix to make commercial refrigeration units more energy efficient.
  • The greening of diesel

    Aug 3, 2007

    Smashing mat material and injecting urea into exhaust are two ways Kettering researchers are trying to improve the performance of diesel engine exhaust systems.

    Smashing mat material and injecting urea into exhaust are two ways Kettering researchers are trying to improve the performance of diesel engine exhaust systems.
  • Bio-fuels and classic cars

    Jul 18, 2008

    New bio-fuels may be damaging to classic car engines, so Kettering professors are studying the effects of ethanol-blended gas on the treasured classics.

    New bio-fuels may be damaging to classic car engines, so Kettering professors are studying the effects of ethanol-blended gas on the treasured classics.
  • Physical therapy for co-op

    Sep 9, 2009

    Sam Perlmutter '06, Mechanical Engineering graduate of Kettering University and current Ph.D. fellow in the Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences at Northwestern University, created a one-of-a-kind professional cooperative education program that students would pay him to join.

    Sam Perlmutter '06, Mechanical Engineering graduate of Kettering University and current Ph.D. fellow in the Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences at Northwestern University, created a one-of-a-kind professional cooperative education program that students would pay him to join.
  • Woman of the Year 2011

    Nov 15, 2011

    The academic, professional and personal achievement of 16 Kettering undergraduate women were recognized at the 15th Annual Woman of the Year Awards dinner.

    The academic, professional and personal achievement of 16 Kettering undergraduate women were recognized at the 15th Annual Woman of the Year Awards dinner.
  • Chair to focus on applied research initiatives

    Aug 23, 2002

    Kettering University has named K. Joel Berry, P.E., professor of Mechanical Engineering and department head, to the Eugene W. Kettering Chair of Power Engineering.

    Kettering University has named K. Joel Berry, P.E., professor of Mechanical Engineering and department head, to the Eugene W. Kettering Chair of Power Engineering.