**Course and Class
Information**

This Page is for students currently enrolled in classes taught by Dr. Abata.

**Interesting (and perhaps necessary) Reading**

Elements of Successful Study in Engineering

Guideposts in the Search for Personal Quality

Forgotten Fundamentals of the Energy Crisis

**ME211 Thermodynamics I and ME312 Thermodynamics II
**

**Common Material**

View or Download Steam Tables (Excel file)

Properties of Water in Excel Calculator

7. The Second Law and the Concept of Entropy

**ME211 Thermodynamics I**

Guide to Two Phase Property Tables

Friday Assignment Before My First Exam

The First Law for the Open System

Generalized Form of the First Law

Exam 2 Sample Examination (note this was a take home exam, Fall, 2011)

Conservation of Mass - study notes

The First Law for the Open System - study notes

The Second Law and the Concept of Entropy - study notes

Study Problems Chapters 5, 6, and 7

**Supplemental Problems for ME 211**

1 - Units, Mass, Force, Systems

6 - Open System Incompressible Flow Analysis

Additional Problems Designed for FE Exam from
Schaums *Thermodynamics* 2nd Ed.

**ME312 Thermodynamics II**

Exergy Example 1 (closed system analysis)

Exergy Example 2 (open system, steady state analysis)

Feedwater Heater Problems 10-45 and 10-46

Servel and Ammonia Absorption Refrigeration

Psychrometric Chart (jpg file)

Psychrometric Chart - Various Processes

Compressible Flow - Useful Equations

**ME313 Heat Transfer**

Formula Sheet - First Hour Exam

Formula Sheet - Second Hour Exam

Formula Sheet - Final Exam (Note: Formulas and information not on this sheet will be provided on the exam)

PowerPoint presentations for ME313 are available on the F drive at
**F:/Dept/ME/Abata/ME313**

**ME331 Fluid Mechanics**

Formula Sheet - First Hour Exam

PowerPoint presentations for ME331 are available on the F drive at
**F:/Dept/ME/Abata/ME331**

**ME419 Thermal Systems Design**

Measuring Crank Angle Friction - SAE Paper

Knock and Engine Variables (Heywood, prob 9.6)

Thermodynamics of the Emptying Process

Gasoline Consumption Information for Jeep Wrangler

Rolling and Drag Resistance Data for Jeep Wrangler

Rolling and Drag Resistance Data for Ford Taurus

Rolling and Drag Resistance Data for Saturn Vue

Air and Water Distribution Problems

Degree Days Explained Through Example

Final Exam - Tables and Graphs

**Selected PowerPoint Presentations - Current**

Chap 6: Exhaust Emissions - Part 1

Chap 6: Exhaust Emissions - Part 2

Chap 7: Intake and Exhaust Tuning

**Selected PowerPoint Presentations - **
**Archived**

Air Pollution and Engine Emissions

**ME****460 Fuels and
Combustion**

Why Is There So Much Oil in the Middle East?

From Primordial Soup to the Prebiotic Beach

PowerPoint SlideShows

**ME110 Intro to Mechanical Engineering**

Guide to Installing SolidWorks

Assignment 3

Engineering Ethics Assignment 1

Engineering Ethics Assignment 2

PowerPoint presentations and Additional Course
Information for ME110 are available on the F drive at **
F:/Dept/ME/Ash/ME110**

**EM331 Fluid Mechanics **

Elger Textbook Edition 10 to Edition 9 Equivalent Problems: Chap 1-5; Chap 6-10, Chap 11-16

**The Assignment for Friday**