Department News

  • Opening with a BANG!

    Aug 26, 2005

    The walls are up around the crash sled, the safety glass is in place and the dummies are ready to ride. Kettering's Crash Safety Center officially opened Aug. 25.

    The walls are up around the crash sled, the safety glass is in place and the dummies are ready to ride. Kettering's Crash Safety Center officially opened Aug. 25.
  • SID joins crash staff

    Sep 8, 2006

    Two recent donations to the Crash Safety Center at Kettering, one from Autoliv and one from TRW, will expand research opportunities and enhance bio-engineering education at the University.

    Two recent donations to the Crash Safety Center at Kettering, one from Autoliv and one from TRW, will expand research opportunities and enhance bio-engineering education at the University.
  • Chemical Agent Fate project receives boost

    May 7, 2008

    Pending legislation could provide more funding for Kettering's research into chemical dispersion.

    Pending legislation could provide more funding for Kettering's research into chemical dispersion.
  • Physical therapy for co-op

    Sep 9, 2009

    Sam Perlmutter '06, Mechanical Engineering graduate of Kettering University and current Ph.D. fellow in the Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences at Northwestern University, created a one-of-a-kind professional cooperative education program that students would pay him to join.

    Sam Perlmutter '06, Mechanical Engineering graduate of Kettering University and current Ph.D. fellow in the Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences at Northwestern University, created a one-of-a-kind professional cooperative education program that students would pay him to join.
  • MAGMA

    Feb 11, 2011

    Kettering hosted the Michigan Academy for Green Mobility Alliance and is committed to helping retrain workers for the emerging green mobility economy.

    Kettering hosted the Michigan Academy for Green Mobility Alliance and is committed to helping retrain workers for the emerging green mobility economy.
  • Fuel cell center at Kettering begins road to reality

    Aug 8, 2002

    Like ordinary American citizens, researchers at Kettering University have cast a weary eye at sources of foreign oil due to the volatile conditions our economy experiences with increases in gas prices.

    Like ordinary American citizens, researchers at Kettering University have cast a weary eye at sources of foreign oil due to the volatile conditions our economy experiences with increases in gas prices.
  • Keeping cool

    May 6, 2004

    A Kettering professor's research into more efficient cold air curtains could add up to big energy savings world wide.

    A Kettering professor's research into more efficient cold air curtains could add up to big energy savings world wide.
  • 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.
  • Chemical dispersion project expands

    Sep 15, 2006

    An ongoing research project that examines the dispersion of chemicals into our environment achieves greater success and receives additional funding from the U.S. Defense Authorization Bill for 2006-2007.

    An ongoing research project that examines the dispersion of chemicals into our environment achieves greater success and receives additional funding from the U.S. Defense Authorization Bill for 2006-2007.
  • 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.