Department News

  • 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.
  • Re-figuring Diffy Q

    By Website Administrator | Mar 14, 2011

    Kettering's Dr. Leszek Gawarecki and MSU's Vidyadhar Mandrekar have written a systematic study of stochastic differential equations - the foundation of much applied engineering and physics.

    Kettering's Dr. Leszek Gawarecki and MSU's Vidyadhar Mandrekar have written a systematic study of stochastic differential equations - the foundation of much applied engineering and physics.
  • Breath analysis may provide clues to what ails you

    By Website Administrator | Apr 4, 2003

    The eyes may be the window to the soul, but your breath could soon be the window to your over-all health.

    The eyes may be the window to the soul, but your breath could soon be the window to your over-all health.
  • 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.
  • Analyzing chronic pain

    By Website Administrator | Nov 18, 2005

    Kettering research continues to explore the use of technologies to unravel the causes of Fibromyalgia Syndrome. The newest technology involves decoding the function of the brain by analyzing electroencephalographic (EEG) readings.

    Kettering research continues to explore the use of technologies to unravel the causes of Fibromyalgia Syndrome. The newest technology involves decoding the function of the brain by analyzing electroencephalographic (EEG) readings.
  • Hydraulic hybrid engines

    By Website Administrator | Dec 1, 2006

    Hydraulic hybrid engines may be on the road and saving millions in the near future. A Kettering professor is helping with the EPA research to make it happen.

    Hydraulic hybrid engines may be on the road and saving millions in the near future. A Kettering professor is helping with the EPA research to make it happen.
  • Bottle up the noise!

    By Website Administrator | Jul 25, 2008

    Dr. Dan Ludwigsen, associate professor of Physics, works with students at Kettering University in studying the phenomena of Helmholtz resonators to develop an improved correction factor that will help control noise propagating down pipes and ducts.

    Dr. Dan Ludwigsen, associate professor of Physics, works with students at Kettering University in studying the phenomena of Helmholtz resonators to develop an improved correction factor that will help control noise propagating down pipes and ducts.
  • Tribology for EOLSS

    By Website Administrator | May 24, 2011

    Kettering Professor Ilya Kudish will lend his expertise in Tribology to UNESCO's Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems.

    Kettering Professor Ilya Kudish will lend his expertise in Tribology to UNESCO's Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems.
  • The physics of the elusive "sweet spot" unraveled

    By Website Administrator | Apr 25, 2003

    Just what makes the "sweet spot" sweet is the focus of Dr. Dan Russell's seminal research into the physics of composite baseball and softball bats.

    Just what makes the "sweet spot" sweet is the focus of Dr. Dan Russell's seminal research into the physics of composite baseball and softball bats.
  • Baseball bat research

    By Website Administrator | Sep 24, 2004

    Dan Russell's research on the physics of baseball bats earned him an opportunity to present his work at an international conference.

    Dan Russell's research on the physics of baseball bats earned him an opportunity to present his work at an international conference.