Department News

  • Funding for fuel cell initiative

    Jun 10, 2004

    Kettering University has made the first cut to receive state funding for development of a fuel cell incubator on campus. The incubator could spur economic development in both Flint and Genesee County.

    Kettering University has made the first cut to receive state funding for development of a fuel cell incubator on campus. The incubator could spur economic development in both Flint and Genesee County.
  • Kids help Kettering measure up

    May 6, 2005

    Kettering researchers are going where no one has gone before in the realm of crash test safety, by measuring the range of motion in children's necks.

    Kettering researchers are going where no one has gone before in the realm of crash test safety, by measuring the range of motion in children's necks.
  • Clearing the air

    Jan 6, 2006

    A research contract between Kettering University and a federal contracting corporation provides new details on the dispersion of chemicals, offers insight into the absorption of these elements into our environment and provides new employment opportunities for students and research professionals.

    A research contract between Kettering University and a federal contracting corporation provides new details on the dispersion of chemicals, offers insight into the absorption of these elements into our environment and provides new employment opportunities for students and research professionals.
  • Crash safety efforts lauded

    Sep 15, 2006

    The name of Dr. Janet Brelin-Fornari and her efforts in Kettering's Crash Safety Center have landed on an elite awards list at Automation Alley.

    The name of Dr. Janet Brelin-Fornari and her efforts in Kettering's Crash Safety Center have landed on an elite awards list at Automation Alley.
  • Kettering prof takes top GM TEP award

    Mar 7, 2008

    Dr. Mohamed El-Sayed has been honored with the Outstanding Distance Learning Faculty Award from the GM Technical Education Program.

    Dr. Mohamed El-Sayed has been honored with the Outstanding Distance Learning Faculty Award from the GM Technical Education Program.
  • Global cooling

    Apr 17, 2009

    Researching a way to improve the energy efficiency of refrigerated display cases in grocery stores, a Kettering University researcher found that less is more.

    Researching a way to improve the energy efficiency of refrigerated display cases in grocery stores, a Kettering University researcher found that less is more.
  • 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.
  • Kettering's Formula SAE team shows off at Pontiac Silverdome

    May 21, 2002

    Kettering University's team performed well at the SAE Formula Competition at the Pontiac Silverdome Friday, May 17.

    Kettering University's team performed well at the SAE Formula Competition at the Pontiac Silverdome Friday, May 17.
  • Symbiotic relationship is beneficial to both

    Jan 12, 2004

    Large corporations regularly invest in their own future. Takata, supplier of a broad range of passenger and driver safety systems and devices, recently increased its investment in Kettering University's and its own future with multiple donations to the school, including financial support and equipment.

    Large corporations regularly invest in their own future. Takata, supplier of a broad range of passenger and driver safety systems and devices, recently increased its investment in Kettering University's and its own future with multiple donations to the school, including financial support and equipment.
  • Dummy gets into Kettering

    Jun 10, 2004

    The latest member of the Crash Test Safety Lab team at Kettering arrived Wednesday, June 9. His name is SpartaKUs, and he will be a key player in crash test safety research at the university.

    The latest member of the Crash Test Safety Lab team at Kettering arrived Wednesday, June 9. His name is SpartaKUs, and he will be a key player in crash test safety research at the university.