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.

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.

Takata donation to aid bio-mechanical research

Nov 17, 2003

A recent donation by Takata, a supplier of passenger and driver safety systems and devices, will help Kettering faculty and students conduct bio-mechanical research on campus.

A recent donation by Takata, a supplier of passenger and driver safety systems and devices, will help Kettering faculty and students conduct bio-mechanical research on campus.

New endowment fund buys bones

Mar 26, 2004

Bioengineering students will get a chance to "bone-up" on how their work fits into real world problems, with a little help from Susan K. Smith.

Bioengineering students will get a chance to "bone-up" on how their work fits into real world problems, with a little help from Susan K. Smith.

Projects in Defense Bill

May 20, 2004

Kettering has two projects in the National Defense Authorization Act that will be debated by Congress this year.

Kettering has two projects in the National Defense Authorization Act that will be debated by Congress this year.

Making the grade

May 20, 2004

Dr. Brian McCartin is "Michigan's Math professor of the Year."

Dr. Brian McCartin is "Michigan's Math professor of the Year."

"Real world" overlaps into classroom

Jan 3, 2005

Broken shredder discs and oil pumps are all part of the lesson in Dr. Echempati's MECH-312 Machine Design class.

Broken shredder discs and oil pumps are all part of the lesson in Dr. Echempati's MECH-312 Machine Design class.

Validating computer simulations

Jan 21, 2005

A hands-on experimentation lab helps students validate computer simulations of engineered products and prove that time-tested methods are still useful in today's world of technology.

A hands-on experimentation lab helps students validate computer simulations of engineered products and prove that time-tested methods are still useful in today's world of technology.

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.

Getting a grip on airbags

Aug 4, 2006

A student project at Kettering University utilized the institution's Crash Safety Center to gain a full appreciation of the power behind the deployment of vehicle air bags.

A student project at Kettering University utilized the institution's Crash Safety Center to gain a full appreciation of the power behind the deployment of vehicle air bags.

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