Department News

  • Car Seat Campaign

    Feb 9, 2007

    A Kettering crash safety researcher is making engineering relevant while making kids of all sizes safer in cars.

    A Kettering crash safety researcher is making engineering relevant while making kids of all sizes safer in cars.
  • Fulbright experience in India

    Oct 24, 2008

    Kettering professor Dr. Raghu Echempati found diversity in his Fulbright Scholar experience in India.

    Kettering professor Dr. Raghu Echempati found diversity in his Fulbright Scholar experience in India.
  • Electric sports boats coming soon!

    Oct 21, 2011

    Alex Smith '09, helped develop the world's first all electric power boat and now he's tackling an electric powertrain for an electric motorcycle.

    Alex Smith '09, helped develop the world's first all electric power boat and now he's tackling an electric powertrain for an electric motorcycle.
  • $876,000 strengthens tooling and manufacturing

    Jan 7, 2003

    An $876,000 investment in one of Kettering University's state-of-the-art labs will provide software and training to further secure the University's status as one of the top automotive, mechanical and manufacturing specialty programs in the country.

    An $876,000 investment in one of Kettering University's state-of-the-art labs will provide software and training to further secure the University's status as one of the top automotive, mechanical and manufacturing specialty programs in the country.
  • Dummy gets into Kettering

    Jun 10, 2004

    The latest member of the Crash Test Safety Lab team at Kettering arrived Wednesday, June 9. His name is SpartaKUs, and he will be a key player in crash test safety research at the university.

    The latest member of the Crash Test Safety Lab team at Kettering arrived Wednesday, June 9. His name is SpartaKUs, and he will be a key player in crash test safety research at the university.
  • BAM! Crash Course in Car Safety

    Feb 3, 2006

    Kettering's Crash Safety Center becomes fully integrated into undergraduate engineering education.

    Kettering's Crash Safety Center becomes fully integrated into undergraduate engineering education.
  • Full-body cast crash testing

    Feb 16, 2007

    Children with medical conditions requiring full-body casting present parents with potentially dangerous transportation options. Researchers are working on a "cure" for the problem.

    Children with medical conditions requiring full-body casting present parents with potentially dangerous transportation options. Researchers are working on a "cure" for the problem.
  • Family volunteering a winning idea

    Nov 6, 2008

    Kettering Professor Dr. Patrick Atkinson and his family won a Family Fun Magazine award for volunteering as a family. Their prize will benefit the entire community.

    Kettering Professor Dr. Patrick Atkinson and his family won a Family Fun Magazine award for volunteering as a family. Their prize will benefit the entire community.
  • Front to back crash testing

    Oct 27, 2011

    Researchers at Kettering University are researching ways to improve safety features for backseat passengers during front end collisions.

    Researchers at Kettering University are researching ways to improve safety features for backseat passengers during front end collisions.
  • $100,000 fuel cell funds

    Jun 2, 2003

    Kettering University is one of only four institutions in Michigan to benefit from educational grants from NextEnergy, a non-profit corporation in Detroit. Kettering will receive $100,000 to further its fuel cell and alternative energy efforts.

    Kettering University is one of only four institutions in Michigan to benefit from educational grants from NextEnergy, a non-profit corporation in Detroit. Kettering will receive $100,000 to further its fuel cell and alternative energy efforts.