Department News

  • FIRST of its kind

    May 27, 2014

    The FIRST Robotics Community Center at Kettering University, slated to open in September 2014, will be the first one on a college campus in the country.

    The FIRST Robotics Community Center at Kettering University, slated to open in September 2014, will be the first one on a college campus in the country.
  • KUSARA will add world class research facility to campus

    May 14, 2014

    “KUSARA will be a fantastic tool for faculty to take concepts discussed in the classroom and immediately let students test those concepts in a facility that replicates what they would experience in industry,” said Dr. Craig Hoff, Mechanical Engineering Department Head.

    “KUSARA will be a fantastic tool for faculty to take concepts discussed in the classroom and immediately let students test those concepts in a facility that replicates what they would experience in industry,” said Dr. Craig Hoff, Mechanical Engineering Department Head.
  • ‘Doc K’ celebrating 50 years at Kettering

    May 7, 2014

    “Kettering students are the best,” Kowalski said. “I learned that during my first lecture."

    “Kettering students are the best,” Kowalski said. “I learned that during my first lecture."
  • Co-op experience remains pivotal for graduate in role as a college president

    May 5, 2014

    “My experiences in a co-op environment (at Kettering) was really invaluable,” Snyder said.

    “My experiences in a co-op environment (at Kettering) was really invaluable,” Snyder said.
  • Crash Safety Center makes life-saving research possible

    Apr 2, 2014

    The Q3s is an ATD (or crash test dummy) that represents a 3-year-old-child. It was developed to evaluate injuries to children in side impact crashes.

    The Q3s is an ATD (or crash test dummy) that represents a 3-year-old-child. It was developed to evaluate injuries to children in side impact crashes.
  • Small firm gives student rich co-op experience

    Mar 20, 2014

    William Daskam has a variety of roles at Evatech but his primary responsibility is to design and manufacture parts for robotic lawnmowers.

    William Daskam has a variety of roles at Evatech but his primary responsibility is to design and manufacture parts for robotic lawnmowers.
  • Kettering’s sled brings home the gold

    Mar 12, 2014

    Competition was fierce, but Kettering University’s SAE clean snowmobile team placed first at the 2014 SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge with a four-stroke gasoline engine.

    Competition was fierce, but Kettering University’s SAE clean snowmobile team placed first at the 2014 SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge with a four-stroke gasoline engine.
  • Kettering students using robotics expertise at non-profit

    Jan 21, 2014

    “A big part of our decision to go to Kettering is that we could keep working at MITRE,” Mark Wahnish said.

    “A big part of our decision to go to Kettering is that we could keep working at MITRE,” Mark Wahnish said.
  • A passion for manufacturing

    Nov 25, 2013

    Shana Downs '08 chose Kettering because the co-op program would immediately engage her in engineering practice.

    Shana Downs '08 chose Kettering because the co-op program would immediately engage her in engineering practice.
  • Alzahabi named to Alfred Grava Chair

    Nov 18, 2013

    Kettering University has named Dr. Basem Alzahabi to the Alfred Grava Chair of Engineering Design.

    Kettering University has named Dr. Basem Alzahabi to the Alfred Grava Chair of Engineering Design.