Department News

  • 5th Anniversary

    By Website Administrator | Aug 23, 2010

    Kettering's Crash Safety Center turned five with a bang - and a crash (test that is)!

    Kettering's Crash Safety Center turned five with a bang - and a crash (test that is)!
  • Delphi gives Kettering a Boost

    By Website Administrator | 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.
  • Kettering's "Clean" Snowmobile produces lower emissions than the average car at SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge 2001

    By Website Administrator | Apr 20, 2001

    Kettering University's entry in the Clean Snowmobile Challenge 2001 in Jackson Hole, Wyo., produced significantly less unburned hydrocarbons, carbon monoxide and oxides of nitrogen (NOx) than an average automobile, according to comparison test results.

    Kettering University's entry in the Clean Snowmobile Challenge 2001 in Jackson Hole, Wyo., produced significantly less unburned hydrocarbons, carbon monoxide and oxides of nitrogen (NOx) than an average automobile, according to comparison test results.
  • Chair to focus on applied research initiatives

    By Website Administrator | Aug 23, 2002

    Kettering University has named K. Joel Berry, P.E., professor of Mechanical Engineering and department head, to the Eugene W. Kettering Chair of Power Engineering.

    Kettering University has named K. Joel Berry, P.E., professor of Mechanical Engineering and department head, to the Eugene W. Kettering Chair of Power Engineering.
  • Snowdogs looking for Clean Snow win

    By Website Administrator | Mar 12, 2004

    The Kettering Snowdogs Clean Snowmobile Challenge team is headed north with a new engine, more power and less noise - and they're ready to ride.

    The Kettering Snowdogs Clean Snowmobile Challenge team is headed north with a new engine, more power and less noise - and they're ready to ride.
  • The Final Frontier - the human brain

    By Website Administrator | Sep 2, 2004

    In attempting to develop a treatment for fibromyalgia, Jeff Hargrove has entered the last frontier of medicine - the human brain.

    In attempting to develop a treatment for fibromyalgia, Jeff Hargrove has entered the last frontier of medicine - the human brain.
  • Fuel Cell Center opens

    By Website Administrator | Jun 18, 2005

    Gov. Granholm among the hundreds to tour the new Kettering Center for Fuel Cell Systems and Powertrain Integration.

    Gov. Granholm among the hundreds to tour the new Kettering Center for Fuel Cell Systems and Powertrain Integration.
  • The matrix - chilled

    By Website Administrator | Mar 17, 2006

    A Kettering researcher is developing a matrix to make commercial refrigeration units more energy efficient.

    A Kettering researcher is developing a matrix to make commercial refrigeration units more energy efficient.
  • The greening of diesel

    By Website Administrator | Aug 3, 2007

    Smashing mat material and injecting urea into exhaust are two ways Kettering researchers are trying to improve the performance of diesel engine exhaust systems.

    Smashing mat material and injecting urea into exhaust are two ways Kettering researchers are trying to improve the performance of diesel engine exhaust systems.
  • Bio-fuels and classic cars

    By Website Administrator | 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.