**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

Using EES (Engineering Equation Solver)

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**

Compressible Flow - Useful Equations

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

**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**

Design Problem (Fall Semester, 2016)

Final Exam Problem 2 - Heat Transfer Code

Design Problems from Previous Years

Solution to Problem 14-1 in Stone

Knock and Engine Variables (Heywood, prob 9.6)

Gasoline Consumption Information for Jeep Wrangler

Rolling and Drag Resistance Data for Jeep Wrangler

Rolling and Drag Resistance Data for Ford Taurus

**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**

Journal Article: Why Is There So Much Oil in the Middle East?

**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**