Department News

  • Kettering's adoption program

    Jan 14, 2008

    Kettering is looking for more dummies! No, the academic standards haven't been relaxed, the University needs more crash test dummies to expand research capabilities.

    Kettering is looking for more dummies! No, the academic standards haven't been relaxed, the University needs more crash test dummies to expand research capabilities.
  • Identifying kids' range of motion

    Dec 12, 2008

    Current safety equipment and medical procedures for children are based on adult measurements and benchmarks. Two Kettering faculty have established child-sized measurements to improve everything from car seats to chiropractic care.

    Current safety equipment and medical procedures for children are based on adult measurements and benchmarks. Two Kettering faculty have established child-sized measurements to improve everything from car seats to chiropractic care.
  • Next generation of Engineering textbooks

    Mar 9, 2011

    Kettering's Dr. Bassem Ramadan and colleagues at Michigan State University are taking the concept of "text book" to a whole new level.

    Kettering's Dr. Bassem Ramadan and colleagues at Michigan State University are taking the concept of "text book" to a whole new level.
  • Developing a clean green driving machine virtual research nets real results

    Feb 25, 2002

    When Dr. Bassem H. Ramadan, associate professor of Mechanical Engineering, goes deep inside an engine, his hands never leave his computer keyboard.

    When Dr. Bassem H. Ramadan, associate professor of Mechanical Engineering, goes deep inside an engine, his hands never leave his computer keyboard.
  • Engineering better medicine - one bead at a time

    Aug 8, 2003

    Medical doctors at McLaren Regional Medical Center and mechanical engineers at Kettering University have teamed-up to improve medical care for patients with massive soft tissue injuries to skin and muscle tissue, and persistent joint infections.

    Medical doctors at McLaren Regional Medical Center and mechanical engineers at Kettering University have teamed-up to improve medical care for patients with massive soft tissue injuries to skin and muscle tissue, and persistent joint infections.
  • Formula for success

    May 27, 2004

    The Kettering Formula SAE racing team placed 26th out of 124 at the Pontiac Silverdome.

    The Kettering Formula SAE racing team placed 26th out of 124 at the Pontiac Silverdome.
  • 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.