Computer Applications in Mechanical Engineering Education-Case 1: Diesel Engine Thermodynamics and Engine Performance Analysis with MATLAB

  IJETT-book-cover  International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT)          
  
© 2014 by IJETT Journal
Volume-11 Number-10
Year of Publication : 2014
Authors : Inyeni A. Showers , Tonye K. Jack , O.M.O. Etebu
  10.14445/22315381/IJETT-V11P292

MLA 

Inyeni A. Showers , Tonye K. Jack , O.M.O. Etebu. "Computer Applications in Mechanical Engineering Education-Case 1: Diesel Engine Thermodynamics and Engine Performance Analysis with MATLAB", International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT), V11(10),460-469 May 2014. ISSN:2231-5381. www.ijettjournal.org. published by seventh sense research group

Abstract

The article described, is a MATLAB developed Diesel Engine Thermodynamic and Engine test Performance analysis program, SDZEL. The program provides a fast calculation of diesel engine parameters and takes care of the tedium of repetitive hand calculations when parameter(s) values vary. The program capability is shown through a numerical example. The MATLAB codes are also provided to aid interested developers.

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Keywords
Diesel Engines, Compression Ignition Engines, Engine Thermodynamics Calculations, Engine Performance Analysis, Engineering Programs.