Department News

  • Keeping cool

    May 6, 2004

    A Kettering professor's research into more efficient cold air curtains could add up to big energy savings world wide.

    A Kettering professor's research into more efficient cold air curtains could add up to big energy savings world wide.
  • "Real world" overlaps into classroom

    Jan 3, 2005

    Broken shredder discs and oil pumps are all part of the lesson in Dr. Echempati's MECH-312 Machine Design class.

    Broken shredder discs and oil pumps are all part of the lesson in Dr. Echempati's MECH-312 Machine Design class.
  • The science of clicks and pops

    Aug 30, 2005

    Kettering researchers are using bio-engineering to "listen" to the sounds made by shoulders to develop a new method for diagnosing injuries.

    Kettering researchers are using bio-engineering to "listen" to the sounds made by shoulders to develop a new method for diagnosing injuries.
  • CPR and bio-engineering

    Jul 14, 2006

    Students in the MECH350 (Fracture lab) expect to learn about anatomy - they just figure its mostly about bones. Last semester they integrated all the bio-systems and became CPR certified too.

    Students in the MECH350 (Fracture lab) expect to learn about anatomy - they just figure its mostly about bones. Last semester they integrated all the bio-systems and became CPR certified too.
  • Bio-Engineering - the human machine

    Sep 14, 2007

    Kettering University has turned Engineering inside out - instead of focusing on things that people interact with, the new Bio-Engineering and Life Sciences labs will focus on understanding how the human body works and how to repair it.

    Kettering University has turned Engineering inside out - instead of focusing on things that people interact with, the new Bio-Engineering and Life Sciences labs will focus on understanding how the human body works and how to repair it.
  • Family volunteering a winning idea

    Nov 6, 2008

    Kettering Professor Dr. Patrick Atkinson and his family won a Family Fun Magazine award for volunteering as a family. Their prize will benefit the entire community.

    Kettering Professor Dr. Patrick Atkinson and his family won a Family Fun Magazine award for volunteering as a family. Their prize will benefit the entire community.
  • New vehicle durability test lab

    Jan 5, 2011

    Kettering has added a vehicle durability and integration lab to its stable of research facilities on campus. This lab can really SHAKE things up!

    Kettering has added a vehicle durability and integration lab to its stable of research facilities on campus. This lab can really SHAKE things up!
  • Fighting fibromyalgia a search for effective treatment

    Jan 18, 2002

    Dr. Jeff Hargrove has learned first-hand it's not what you know, but who you know, that can change your life.

    Dr. Jeff Hargrove has learned first-hand it's not what you know, but who you know, that can change your life.
  • Nationally recognized experts join fuel cell advisory board

    May 16, 2003

    Kettering's new Center for Fuel Cell Systems and Powertrain Integration recently welcomed two nationally recognized automotive and alternative fuel experts to the Center's Executive Advisory Board.

    Kettering's new Center for Fuel Cell Systems and Powertrain Integration recently welcomed two nationally recognized automotive and alternative fuel experts to the Center's Executive Advisory Board.
  • Making the grade

    May 20, 2004

    Dr. Brian McCartin is "Michigan's Math professor of the Year."

    Dr. Brian McCartin is "Michigan's Math professor of the Year."