Department News

  • Research project supports Flint economy

    By Website Administrator | Aug 24, 2007

    An original research contract with a federal contracting corporation and Kettering University helps bring a little economic enhancement to the Flint community.

    An original research contract with a federal contracting corporation and Kettering University helps bring a little economic enhancement to the Flint community.
  • Recovering wasted energy

    By Website Administrator | May 19, 2009

    Kettering University researchers are working with General Dynamics to convert the unused heat energy of their propulsion systems to useful and clean energy.

    Kettering University researchers are working with General Dynamics to convert the unused heat energy of their propulsion systems to useful and clean energy.
  • Developing a clean green driving machine virtual research nets real results

    By Website Administrator | Feb 25, 2002

    When Dr. Bassem H. Ramadan, associate professor of Mechanical Engineering, goes deep inside an engine, his hands never leave his computer keyboard.

    When Dr. Bassem H. Ramadan, associate professor of Mechanical Engineering, goes deep inside an engine, his hands never leave his computer keyboard.
  • Engineering better surgical techniques for a common sports injury

    By Website Administrator | Feb 13, 2004

    Football players and female athletes will jump for joy when researchers at Kettering University and McLaren Regional Medical Center complete their experiments into improving Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) surgery.

    Football players and female athletes will jump for joy when researchers at Kettering University and McLaren Regional Medical Center complete their experiments into improving Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) surgery.
  • A sacred trust

    By Website Administrator | Feb 10, 2005

    Kettering Professor Michael Callahan's new scholarly study offers a further view of the League of Nations and Africa from 1929-1946 under the Mandates System.

    Kettering Professor Michael Callahan's new scholarly study offers a further view of the League of Nations and Africa from 1929-1946 under the Mandates System.
  • Gender and ethics in engineering

    By Website Administrator | Apr 14, 2006

    "Can't get no satisfaction" is not necessarily the top juke box pick for women in engineering. But, does being female in a predominantly male field affect how women feel about their job? Two Kettering researchers surveyed students to find out.

    "Can't get no satisfaction" is not necessarily the top juke box pick for women in engineering. But, does being female in a predominantly male field affect how women feel about their job? Two Kettering researchers surveyed students to find out.
  • Fatal crashes down for young drivers

    By Website Administrator | Sep 7, 2007

    A Kettering faculty member worked with the State of Michigan to help prepare teens for the road and reduce the loss of young lives.

    A Kettering faculty member worked with the State of Michigan to help prepare teens for the road and reduce the loss of young lives.
  • Imagining peace

    By Website Administrator | May 29, 2009

    Dr. Badri Rao presented his prescription for peace between India and Pakistan at the recently concluded World Civic Forum 2009 jointly organized by the United Nations and Kyung Hee University in Seoul, South Korea, May 5-8.

    Dr. Badri Rao presented his prescription for peace between India and Pakistan at the recently concluded World Civic Forum 2009 jointly organized by the United Nations and Kyung Hee University in Seoul, South Korea, May 5-8.
  • Kettering researcher studies how automobiles and other devices can be powered by fuel cells - which are efficient and don't pollute the environment

    By Website Administrator | Mar 11, 2002

    Dr. Etim Ubong dreams of finding an alternative fuel for automobiles and other man-made machines.

    Dr. Etim Ubong dreams of finding an alternative fuel for automobiles and other man-made machines.
  • Tracking heavy metals requires waders

    By Website Administrator | Mar 1, 2004

    It looks like a large copy machine sitting in the shallow coastal waters of Saginaw Bay, but it is actually a sophisticated voltammetric microelectrode device being used to sample sediments in the bay.

    It looks like a large copy machine sitting in the shallow coastal waters of Saginaw Bay, but it is actually a sophisticated voltammetric microelectrode device being used to sample sediments in the bay.