ME 433/AUTO533 Advanced Energy Solutions
Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #2
Winter 2015
46 points (2 points each unless noted otherwise)
Textbook Problems (2 pts each)
5.9 As per table 5.4
US oil consumption = 850 Million tonnes
And as per table 5.
Fall 2016
HW#2
ME 433/AUTO533 - Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #2
Winter 2016
64 points (2 points each unless noted otherwise)
1. (6 points total) Wally the Wildcatter just bought a parcel of land up in rural Nunavut, Canada, and a
test well disco
ME 433/AUTO533
Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #1
Winter 2015
50 points (2 points each unless noted otherwise)
Textbook Problems from Problems and Solutions: Energy Studies by Shepherd and Shepherd
1
2
3
Hints for problem 2.3, see problem 2.1, frac
Fall 2016
SOLUTIONS
HW#2
ME 433/AUTO533 - Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #2 - SOLUTIONS
Fall 2016
64 points (2 points each unless noted otherwise)
1. (6 points total) Wally the Wildcatter just bought a parcel of land up in rural Nunavut, Canada, a
Winter 2016
SOLUTIONS
HW#2
ME 433/AUTO533 - Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #2 - SOLUTIONS
Winter 2016
48 points (2 points each unless noted otherwise)
1. (6 points total) Wally the Wildcatter just bought a parcel of land up in rural Nunavut, Canad
ME433/AUTO533 HW#5
Winter 2015
ME 433/AUTO533 Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #5
Winter 2015
56 points
All problems are worth 2 pts each unless noted otherwise.
S1. TRUE or FALSE The U.S. is the largest producer of power using nuclear fission.
TRUE
ME433/AUTO533 HW#5
Fall 2014
ME 433/AUTO533 Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #5
Fall 2014
70 points
Textbook Problems (2 pts each)
8.6 Uranium-235 has a half-life of 710 million years. How long does it take to decay to one-tenth of its
original leve
ME433/AUTO533 HW#4
Winter 2015
ME 433/AUTO533 Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #4
Winter 2015
52 points
SOLUTIONS
Textbook Problems (2 pts each)
3.7 Why are AC generators and power transmission systems generally three phase in
nature?
With balanced,
HW#3
Winter 2016
ME 433/AUTO533 Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #3 - Solutions
Winter 2016
48 points
1. (2 pts for each section). In 2004, 25 million tons of coal was imported to the U.S. Recall
emissions intensities are metrics of the total emissi
ME433/AUTO533 HW#4
Fall 2014
ME 433/AUTO533 Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #4
Fall 2014
62 points
SOLUTIONS
Textbook Problems (2 pts each)
3.7 Why are AC generators and power transmission systems generally three phase in
nature?
With balanced, thr
ME433/AUTO 533 Advanced
Energy Solutions
Winter 2016
Neil Dasgupta
Department of Mechanical
Engineering
Module 7: Biofuels
University of Michigan Ann Arbor
Biofuels
What is biomass and how much is there?
Our text lists the following categories
Natura
ME433/AUTO 533 Advanced
Energy Solutions
Winter 2016
Neil Dasgupta
Department of Mechanical
Engineering
Module 4: Energy Resources
University of Michigan Ann Arbor
Most Energy Resources come from the
sun
PHOTOSYNTHESIS
Biomass
Time + Temperature + Pres
ME433/AUTO533 HW#4
Fall 2015
ME 433/AUTO533 Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #4
Fall 2015
62 points
SOLUTIONS
Textbook Problem (2 pts each) 4.8, 7.5, 7.8
1. TRUE or FALSE
All classes of coal (e.g. lignite, anthracite, etc.) have the same CO2 emissio
ME 433/AUTO533
Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #2
Spring Summer 2017
22 points
Problem 1 (2 points) As of 2012, a) which country has the highest total energy consumption
and b) which country has the highest per capita energy consumption?
a)
China h
Spring-Summer 2017
HW#2
ME 433/AUTO533
Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #2
Spring Summer 2017
22 points (2 points each unless noted otherwise)
Problem 1 (2 Points) As of 2012, a) which country has the highest total energy consumption and b)
which co
ME 433/AUTO533 - Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #3
Spring-Summer 2017
20 points (2 points each unless noted otherwise)
1. (6 points total) Wally the Wildcatter just bought a parcel of land up in rural Nunavut, Canada, and
a test well discovered an
ME 433/AUTO533
Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #1
Spring Summer 2017
20 points
Problem 1. (4 points) 1a) How long would you need to run on the treadmills
to expend the energy consumed in the typical morning routine listed below
(assume you burn 400
HW#4
Fall 2016
ME 433/AUTO533 Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #4
Fall 2016
56 points
1. (2 points each section) Consider the system shown below, where a natural gas fired boiler is
used to produce domestic hot water for building heating.
a) Define
HW#3
Winter 2017
ME 433/AUTO533 Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #3
Winter 2017
52 points
1. (2 pts for each section). In 2004, 25 million tons of coal was imported to the U.S. Recall
emissions intensities are metrics of the total emissions generate
COURSE DESCRIPTION
ME433/AUTO 533 Advanced Energy Solutions
Sections 001 and 881
DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
Fall 2015
10:30 a.m. 12:00 p.m., 165 Chrysler Center
Instructor: Prof. Margaret S. Wooldridge
Images from lef
ME433/AUTO 533 Advanced
Energy Solutions
Winter 2017
Neil Dasgupta
Department of Mechanical
Engineering
Module 8: Stationary Power, combined heat and
power
University of Michigan Ann Arbor
Sta$onary power genera$on
Has dierent needs than the transporta
ME433/AUTO 533 Advanced
Energy Solutions
Winter 2017
Neil Dasgupta
Department of Mechanical
Engineering
Module 2: Review of thermodynamics principles
University of Michigan Ann Arbor
Thermodynamics Review
R. Feynman:
It is important in modern physics t
ME433/AUTO533 Advanced Energy Solutions
Winter 2017, Section 001
Tu/Th 10:30 a.m. 12:00 p.m., 1005 Dow Building
The reading assignments listed are from the recommended text Sustainable Energy, by Richard A. Dunlap
Cengage Learning 2015, ISBN# 1133108687.
Assignment 1
Supplemental Question Solutions
Problem 1. (4 points) 1a) How long would you need to run on the treadmills to expend the
energy consumed in the typical morning routine listed below (assume you burn 400kcal/hour1)?
Please also state how much e
Winter 2017
HW#1
ME 433/AUTO533
Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #1
Winter 2017
50 points (2 points each unless noted otherwise)
Problem 1 (4 points) 1a) How long would you need to run on the treadmills to expend the energy
consumed in the typical m
ME433/AUTO 533 Advanced
Energy Solutions
Fall 2016
Neil Dasgupta
Department of Mechanical
Engineering
Module 3: Energy Supply and Demand
University of Michigan Ann Arbor
Drivers for Change
What are the drivers for change?
Mo1va1on to create a diverse,
HW#3
Fall 2016
ME 433/AUTO533 Advanced Energy Solutions
Homework Set #3 - SOLUTIONS
Fall 2016
62 points
1. (4 points total, 2 pts for each section). In 2004, 25 million tons of coal was imported to the
U.S. Recall emissions intensities are metrics of the
ME433/AUTO 533 Advanced
Energy Solutions
Margaret Wooldridge
Professor, Departments of
Mechanical and Aerospace
Engineering
Module 2: thermodynamics review
University of Michigan Ann Arbor
Outline
Thermodynamics review
State Relations
Conservation princip