Eliminating waste by design

Oct 17, 2008

The skies in China's largest city appeared hazy during the Olympics despite their best efforts, which underscored the need to teach engineering students about how to go green. Since 2005, Kettering University's Industrial Ecology Team has taught students to consider product life cycles, thanks to a National Science Foundation grant.

The skies in China's largest city appeared hazy during the Olympics despite their best efforts, which underscored the need to teach engineering students about how to go green. Since 2005, Kettering University's Industrial Ecology Team has taught students to consider product life cycles, thanks to a National Science Foundation grant.

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.

It's a small, small, small, small world.

Jun 6, 2005

Having an environmental scanning electron microscope (ESEM) on campus has allowed Kettering and industry researchers to "get down" to the subatomic level.

Having an environmental scanning electron microscope (ESEM) on campus has allowed Kettering and industry researchers to "get down" to the subatomic level.

Forensic Engineering

Oct 14, 2005

Figuring out how something works is easy, Charles White and his Materials Analysis students spend their time doing reverse engineering to figure out why things DON'T work.

Figuring out how something works is easy, Charles White and his Materials Analysis students spend their time doing reverse engineering to figure out why things DON'T work.

Engineering the magic of Disney

Jun 2, 2006

Industrial Engineering co-op students Zac Hyde and Patrick Foxworthy help make Disney World run like magic, making the guest experience one to remember.

Industrial Engineering co-op students Zac Hyde and Patrick Foxworthy help make Disney World run like magic, making the guest experience one to remember.

Streamlining Manufacturing Engineering courses

Aug 11, 2006

Gibbs and Associates of Moorpark, Calif., and CAM Logic of Oxford, Mich., recently helped Kettering University streamline several Manufacturing Engineering courses by providing GibbsCAM CNC software for use in teaching and research laboratories.

Gibbs and Associates of Moorpark, Calif., and CAM Logic of Oxford, Mich., recently helped Kettering University streamline several Manufacturing Engineering courses by providing GibbsCAM CNC software for use in teaching and research laboratories.

You CAN go home again

Oct 5, 2007

Dr. Petros Gheresus continues to make a difference to the people of his homeland, by taking his expertise home to Eritrea.

Dr. Petros Gheresus continues to make a difference to the people of his homeland, by taking his expertise home to Eritrea.

Going out with a bang

Apr 18, 2008

Two Industrial Engineering students are wrapping up their academic careers at Kettering earning a Six Sigma Fundamentals certificate, launching an academic collaborative and presenting their research at the 2008 American Society of Engineering Education conference in June.

Two Industrial Engineering students are wrapping up their academic careers at Kettering earning a Six Sigma Fundamentals certificate, launching an academic collaborative and presenting their research at the 2008 American Society of Engineering Education conference in June.

Bio-fuels and classic cars

Jul 18, 2008

New bio-fuels may be damaging to classic car engines, so Kettering professors are studying the effects of ethanol-blended gas on the treasured classics.

New bio-fuels may be damaging to classic car engines, so Kettering professors are studying the effects of ethanol-blended gas on the treasured classics.

The IE airplane road show

Jun 18, 2009

A workshop in March sponsored by the Kettering University chapter of the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) helps high school students gain a clearer understanding of the roles industrial engineers play in the U.S. manufacturing industry.

A workshop in March sponsored by the Kettering University chapter of the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) helps high school students gain a clearer understanding of the roles industrial engineers play in the U.S. manufacturing industry.

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