Department News

  • Capstone class uses multi-departmental knowledge

    Feb 27, 2012

    Three Kettering professors from different academic departments developed a multidisciplinary capstone project for students to design tools for surgical procedures.

    Three Kettering professors from different academic departments developed a multidisciplinary capstone project for students to design tools for surgical procedures.
  • Side impact crash testing for kids

    Feb 15, 2012

    Kettering has teamed up with Hyundai-Kia in side impact crash testing research to better understand what happens to children during crash events.

    Kettering has teamed up with Hyundai-Kia in side impact crash testing research to better understand what happens to children during crash events.
  • Cleaner, greener snowmobile

    Feb 7, 2012

    Kettering's Motorsports Clean Snowmobile Challenge team is working feverishly to get their modified Ski-Doo ready to compete March 5-10 at Michigan Tech University.

    Kettering's Motorsports Clean Snowmobile Challenge team is working feverishly to get their modified Ski-Doo ready to compete March 5-10 at Michigan Tech University.
  • Embracing new friendships

    Mar 25, 2010

    Three Kettering faculty are collaborating internationally in research and development this year, working with colleagues in China and the United Arab Emirates through the Oswald International Faculty Fellowship.

    Three Kettering faculty are collaborating internationally in research and development this year, working with colleagues in China and the United Arab Emirates through the Oswald International Faculty Fellowship.
  • 5th Anniversary

    Aug 23, 2010

    Kettering's Crash Safety Center turned five with a bang - and a crash (test that is)!

    Kettering's Crash Safety Center turned five with a bang - and a crash (test that is)!
  • Delphi gives Kettering a Boost

    Oct 12, 2010

    Kettering's Crash Safety Center will be able to expand research capabilities with some new "toys," including a girl dummy and data acquisition equipment, purchased at auction and donated by Delphi.

    Kettering's Crash Safety Center will be able to expand research capabilities with some new "toys," including a girl dummy and data acquisition equipment, purchased at auction and donated by Delphi.
  • Agent Fate exceeds expectations

    Feb 20, 2009

    Ongoing research at Kettering University establishes a better understanding on the reach of potential chemical contamination in a simulated environment.

    Ongoing research at Kettering University establishes a better understanding on the reach of potential chemical contamination in a simulated environment.
  • 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 wins SAE's 2002 Clean Snowmobile Challenge

    Apr 12, 2002

    Kettering's snowmobile team has brought home four trophies and more than $10,000 in prize money from the Society of Automotive Engineer's (SAE) 2002 Clean Snowmobile Challenge in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

    Kettering's snowmobile team has brought home four trophies and more than $10,000 in prize money from the Society of Automotive Engineer's (SAE) 2002 Clean Snowmobile Challenge in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
  • Kettering grad first student to earn Ph.D. in fuel cells

    Sep 26, 2003

    Timothy C. Simmons Jr., a student who earned a master's degree with a concentration in fuel cells from Kettering in 1998, successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation in August at the University of Florida, Gainesville.

    Timothy C. Simmons Jr., a student who earned a master's degree with a concentration in fuel cells from Kettering in 1998, successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation in August at the University of Florida, Gainesville.