Department News

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Getting kids on their feet

    Dec 2, 2005

    A Kettering professor has been instrumental in making dreams come true for hundreds of handicapped kids and their families.

    A Kettering professor has been instrumental in making dreams come true for hundreds of handicapped kids and their families.