Department News

  • Fine tuning hunting bows

    Aug 11, 2006

    In researching the performance of hunting bows, a Kettering senior found out a little "who you know" combined with a little "follow your bliss" can take you far.

    In researching the performance of hunting bows, a Kettering senior found out a little "who you know" combined with a little "follow your bliss" can take you far.
  • Digging deep into droplets

    Feb 26, 2008

    Kettering University's Chemical Agent Fate Research Project recently received $1 million from the defense appropriations bill and is continuing to provide critical data to military organizations.

    Kettering University's Chemical Agent Fate Research Project recently received $1 million from the defense appropriations bill and is continuing to provide critical data to military organizations.
  • Blowing stuff up

    Jul 8, 2009

    It was for a class, no really, there was actual scientific research being performed when Dr. Henry Kowalski and four students, blew stuff up at the end of last semester (the students got actual credit for it too).

    It was for a class, no really, there was actual scientific research being performed when Dr. Henry Kowalski and four students, blew stuff up at the end of last semester (the students got actual credit for it too).
  • Kettering University clean snowmobile team produces lower emissions than the average car at SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge 2001

    Apr 20, 2001

    "The Kettering University snowmobile is not only clean, it will set you back on your seat."

    "The Kettering University snowmobile is not only clean, it will set you back on your seat."
  • 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.
  • Total Design becomes a reality

    Apr 1, 2004

    A ten-year investment by the Hougen Foundation results in a state-of-the-art "Total Design Studio" allowing Kettering students to take their ideas from concept to completion.

    A ten-year investment by the Hougen Foundation results in a state-of-the-art "Total Design Studio" allowing Kettering students to take their ideas from concept to completion.
  • The science of clicks and pops

    Jul 22, 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.
  • 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.
  • A blizzard of troubles

    Mar 21, 2008

    They missed classes and gave up sleep, but Kettering's SAE Clean Snowmobile team managed to re-engineer their engine just three weeks before competition and the work paid off.

    They missed classes and gave up sleep, but Kettering's SAE Clean Snowmobile team managed to re-engineer their engine just three weeks before competition and the work paid off.
  • 'America's Best Colleges'

    Aug 20, 2009

    Kettering University's IME program is ranked #1 and its Mechanical Engineering program is #2 in the 2010 edition of 'America's Best Colleges' by U.S. News & World Report.

    Kettering University's IME program is ranked #1 and its Mechanical Engineering program is #2 in the 2010 edition of 'America's Best Colleges' by U.S. News & World Report.