Classes

Spring 2020 – ME 440 (TE) Automotive Prime Movers: Green Engines & Clean Fuel

ME 440

AUTOMOTIVE PRIME MOVERS: GREEN ENGINES & CLEAN FUELS

(IC Engines)
SPRING 2020

Tuesday     12:30 pm – 2:45 pm*        ME 2004
Thursday   1:30 pm – 2:45pm             ME 2004
*1st hour is laboratory preparation, additional lecture material, or office hours

INSTRUCTOR IS WAIVING ME 300 PREREQUISITE
Questions? Contact Dr. Steve Son, sson@purdue.edu

Course Topics

  1. Introduction and Overview
  2. Performance Parameters
  3. Thermodynamic Cycles
  4. Combustion
  5. Knock
  6. Compression Ignition Engines
  7. Pollutants
  8. Fuels
  9. Heat Transfer
  10. Friction and Lubrication
  11. Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles
  12. Batteries and Fuel Cell