Department News

  • Collegiality in competition

    May 8, 2012

    Kettering’s SAE Formula racing team is hosting the Esslingen University Formula team leading up to the SAE Collegiate Design Series competition May 9 – 12.

    Kettering’s SAE Formula racing team is hosting the Esslingen University Formula team leading up to the SAE Collegiate Design Series competition May 9 – 12.
  • Capstone class uses multi-departmental knowledge

    Feb 27, 2012

    Three Kettering professors from different academic departments developed a multidisciplinary capstone project for students to design tools for surgical procedures.

    Three Kettering professors from different academic departments developed a multidisciplinary capstone project for students to design tools for surgical procedures.
  • Side impact crash testing for kids

    Feb 15, 2012

    Kettering has teamed up with Hyundai-Kia in side impact crash testing research to better understand what happens to children during crash events.

    Kettering has teamed up with Hyundai-Kia in side impact crash testing research to better understand what happens to children during crash events.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • GM donates famous EV1 electric car to Kettering University

    Oct 17, 2001

    General Motors donates "wave of future" to Kettering

    General Motors donates "wave of future" to Kettering
  • Kettering grad first student to earn Ph.D. in fuel cells

    Sep 26, 2003

    Timothy C. Simmons Jr., a student who earned a master's degree with a concentration in fuel cells from Kettering in 1998, successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation in August at the University of Florida, Gainesville.

    Timothy C. Simmons Jr., a student who earned a master's degree with a concentration in fuel cells from Kettering in 1998, successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation in August at the University of Florida, Gainesville.
  • 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.