• Making the car-office safer

    Feb 4, 2010

    A new technology for the seat of your car may help make you a safer driver, according to Dr. Terri Lynch-Caris, of Kettering University.

    A new technology for the seat of your car may help make you a safer driver, according to Dr. Terri Lynch-Caris, of Kettering University.
  • The hunger!

    Mar 19, 2010

    A capstone project for senior Industrial Engineering students examines how Sodexo - Kettering University's food service organization - can offer new resources to increase sales and serve as a model for large organizations that utilize cafeteria services.

    A capstone project for senior Industrial Engineering students examines how Sodexo - Kettering University's food service organization - can offer new resources to increase sales and serve as a model for large organizations that utilize cafeteria services.
  • Green heat

    Oct 21, 2010

    A $50,000 gift from the Ford Motor Co. Fund will help Kettering students continue their work at Flint's largest urban garden, extending their growing season using solar panels and geothermal heating in their greenhouse.

    A $50,000 gift from the Ford Motor Co. Fund will help Kettering students continue their work at Flint's largest urban garden, extending their growing season using solar panels and geothermal heating in their greenhouse.
  • IMTTA honors Kettering students

    Nov 24, 2011

    Two Kettering University students were winners in the Fourth Annual Machine Tool Technology Awards, entitling them to two weeks of study and industry networking in Italy.

    Two Kettering University students were winners in the Fourth Annual Machine Tool Technology Awards, entitling them to two weeks of study and industry networking in Italy.
  • Eliminating waste by design

    Oct 17, 2008

    The skies in China's largest city appeared hazy during the Olympics despite their best efforts, which underscored the need to teach engineering students about how to go green. Since 2005, Kettering University's Industrial Ecology Team has taught students to consider product life cycles, thanks to a National Science Foundation grant.

    The skies in China's largest city appeared hazy during the Olympics despite their best efforts, which underscored the need to teach engineering students about how to go green. Since 2005, Kettering University's Industrial Ecology Team has taught students to consider product life cycles, thanks to a National Science Foundation grant.
  • New microscope to benefit researchers

    Nov 16, 2001

    Ever wonder what gives blue cheese its distinctive flavor? Are you sure you want to know?

    Ever wonder what gives blue cheese its distinctive flavor? Are you sure you want to know?
  • Identifying kids' range of motion

    Dec 12, 2008

    Current safety equipment and medical procedures for children are based on adult measurements and benchmarks. Two Kettering faculty have established child-sized measurements to improve everything from car seats to chiropractic care.

    Current safety equipment and medical procedures for children are based on adult measurements and benchmarks. Two Kettering faculty have established child-sized measurements to improve everything from car seats to chiropractic care.
  • From salvage to state-of-the-art: new controls lab opens

    Oct 18, 2002

    A trip to the dumpster turned into the first step in developing a state of the art electronic controls laboratory at Kettering University.

    A trip to the dumpster turned into the first step in developing a state of the art electronic controls laboratory at Kettering University.
  • The IE airplane road show

    Jun 18, 2009

    A workshop in March sponsored by the Kettering University chapter of the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) helps high school students gain a clearer understanding of the roles industrial engineers play in the U.S. manufacturing industry.

    A workshop in March sponsored by the Kettering University chapter of the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) helps high school students gain a clearer understanding of the roles industrial engineers play in the U.S. manufacturing industry.
  • Students heat up new ideas for West Coast wax company

    Mar 20, 2003

    Eight students, split into two teams, provided alternatives for the Calwax Corp. of Irwindale, Calif.

    Eight students, split into two teams, provided alternatives for the Calwax Corp. of Irwindale, Calif.