Department News

  • Grow it here, make it here

    Feb 21, 2012

    U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow visited Kettering's Innovation Center to advance Michigan's bio-based manufacturing.

    U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow visited Kettering's Innovation Center to advance Michigan's bio-based manufacturing.
  • Hips don't lie

    Jan 20, 2010

    An interdisciplinary research project at Kettering University that examines hip replacement components could aid manufacturers in producing longer lasting artificial hip joints.

    An interdisciplinary research project at Kettering University that examines hip replacement components could aid manufacturers in producing longer lasting artificial hip joints.
  • Making the grade

    Mar 26, 2010

    Six Kettering University faculty were recently awarded promotions by the Board of Trustees and two were named Emeritus Professor.

    Six Kettering University faculty were recently awarded promotions by the Board of Trustees and two were named Emeritus Professor.
  • Swedish Biogas begins construction

    Aug 13, 2010

    The first shovel-full of earth was moved to begin construction of the Swedish Biogas International project in Flint, a partnership of state and local governments in collaboration with an international business and Kettering University.

    The first shovel-full of earth was moved to begin construction of the Swedish Biogas International project in Flint, a partnership of state and local governments in collaboration with an international business and Kettering University.
  • Waste not, want not

    Aug 19, 2010

    Kettering has taken mom's admonition to "waste not, want not" seriously with its new research vehicle - a truck that can run on biomethane gas produced from human waste.

    Kettering has taken mom's admonition to "waste not, want not" seriously with its new research vehicle - a truck that can run on biomethane gas produced from human waste.
  • Not blinded by science

    Oct 8, 2010

    Getting more than just a taste of real-world research, college level, and even high school-aged students working on Kettering's Agent Fate project have an eye-opening experience working as scientific researchers on a government contract.

    Getting more than just a taste of real-world research, college level, and even high school-aged students working on Kettering's Agent Fate project have an eye-opening experience working as scientific researchers on a government contract.
  • Biogas Summit

    Oct 29, 2010

    Michigan's leading experts in anaerobic digestion presented their research findings and talked about the future of alternative energy at Flint's Center for Energy Excellence.

    Michigan's leading experts in anaerobic digestion presented their research findings and talked about the future of alternative energy at Flint's Center for Energy Excellence.
  • Big answers found on microscopic level

    Dec 6, 2002

    Brent Lewis is digging deep, but not too deep, to study seasonal variability of heavy metals in coastal wetland sediments along Saginaw Bay.

    Brent Lewis is digging deep, but not too deep, to study seasonal variability of heavy metals in coastal wetland sediments along Saginaw Bay.
  • Benchmarking bio-fuels

    Oct 19, 2007

    A Kettering researcher is working to standardize the bio-fuel industry and leveling the playing field in fuel economy.

    A Kettering researcher is working to standardize the bio-fuel industry and leveling the playing field in fuel economy.
  • The answers are in the sediment

    Jan 7, 2003

    Like Livingston searching for the source of the Nile, Dr. Brent Lewis, associate professor of Environmental Chemistry at Kettering University, is searching for the source of pollution in the Swartz Creek Watershed, and subsequently the Flint River Watershed.

    Like Livingston searching for the source of the Nile, Dr. Brent Lewis, associate professor of Environmental Chemistry at Kettering University, is searching for the source of pollution in the Swartz Creek Watershed, and subsequently the Flint River Watershed.