Department News

  • Going up!

    Mar 24, 2005

    The dust is flying now - but in a few months all this chaos will become order as the Crash Test Safety Lab takes shape.

    The dust is flying now - but in a few months all this chaos will become order as the Crash Test Safety Lab takes shape.
  • Analyzing chronic pain

    Nov 18, 2005

    Kettering research continues to explore the use of technologies to unravel the causes of Fibromyalgia Syndrome. The newest technology involves decoding the function of the brain by analyzing electroencephalographic (EEG) readings.

    Kettering research continues to explore the use of technologies to unravel the causes of Fibromyalgia Syndrome. The newest technology involves decoding the function of the brain by analyzing electroencephalographic (EEG) readings.
  • Kettering professor named to international board

    Aug 18, 2006

    Dr. Greg Davis has been named to the Society of Automotive Engineers International board of directors.

    Dr. Greg Davis has been named to the Society of Automotive Engineers International board of directors.
  • Brelin-Fornari receives Teetor Award

    Feb 8, 2008

    Dr. Janet Brelin-Fornari is recognized for excellence in engineering education by the Society of Automotive Engineers.

    Dr. Janet Brelin-Fornari is recognized for excellence in engineering education by the Society of Automotive Engineers.
  • Engineering healing

    Jan 9, 2009

    With research funded by the federal government, a Kettering professor is working with orthopedic surgeons to improve healing of serious lower leg injuries for soldiers and civilians alike.

    With research funded by the federal government, a Kettering professor is working with orthopedic surgeons to improve healing of serious lower leg injuries for soldiers and civilians alike.
  • 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.