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1517 days

 Date: 09/22/15 03:33   in : Engineering 

Where Did All The Yams Go? After all those stories and discussions about yams, I was curious to see what exactly Nigerians eat. As an agricultural society, most of their food comes from farming. They do have meat, but yams are the main food component of their diet. Most Nigerians eat a...

 

1525 days

 Date: 09/14/15 03:47   in : Engineering 

Changing Oil Every 3,000 miles we are faced with the vital task of changing our oil. When this occurs, most of us just set up an appointment at the repair garage and spend money for someone to do something so easy, you can do it yourself in a short amount of time. It is a basic necess...

 

1529 days

 Date: 09/10/15 10:56   in : Engineering 

Welding “In plastics welding, films are fused together under action of heat and pressure, resulting in cross linking of their molecular chains.”(T.I.S.-Plastic welding processes) It is very similar to the way that metal is welded together. Instead of gas, metal and electricity the plastic...

 

1534 days

 Date: 09/05/15 01:16   in : Engineering 

Diesel Diognostics Engine analysis is done on the generator to ensure it is operating properly and at optimum performance. A performance analysis of the number three ship service diesel generator was done aboard the T.S. Golden Bear. The indicated power for each cylinder was determined by...

 

1535 days

 Date: 09/04/15 08:30   in : Engineering 

Engineering Processes Class Engineering Processes is a course designed to allow the student a knowledge, understanding, and exposure to the most common tools, methods, and machines used in most engineering fields. Between the two available projects, a catapult or a cannon, I chose the ca...

 

1540 days

 Date: 08/30/15 16:15   in : Engineering 

Pump Analysis The purpose of this experiment is to evaluate pump performance based on changes in flow rate. The optimum flow rate for the pump can also be determined. At a fixed speed, pressure difference (pump head) and brake torque in the pump are measured as the flow rate is decrease...

 

1543 days

 Date: 08/27/15 10:06   in : Engineering 

Civil Engineering The need for Civil Engineers is rapidly growing from day to day. Civil Engineers are vital to the advancement of society. Civil Engineering is the combination of common knowledge and practical planning to the layout of the cities, towns, and communities being developed t...

 

1545 days

 Date: 08/25/15 06:41   in : Engineering 

Adhesive Bonding Adhesive bounding of aluminum components in the aircraft and automotive industry are rapidly replacing many conventional methods of joining two parts togheter. Adhesives bonding is a process where a monomer compound is applied in between joints and is chemically allowed ...

 

1547 days

 Date: 08/23/15 23:21   in : Engineering 

Rotary Vs. Piston Engine Nearly every car ever made uses one form of a four-cycle reciprocating engine. As with any engineering design the reciprocating engine has certain pro and cons. The rotary engine provides an alternative to the reciprocating engine while being similar enough to ...

 

1552 days

 Date: 08/18/15 11:49   in : Engineering 

Digital World of Cellular Cell phones have been around for nearly 15 years and are now everywhere you look. Over a quarter of Americans and a half of Europeans own cell phones and the numbers have been increasing exponentially. With the continuing increase in technology cell phones hav...

 

1558 days

 Date: 08/12/15 21:57   in : Engineering 

CIMECT Case Study 1. Discuss Pam Kincaid’s primary structural issues in the CIMECT Project. Based on the structural issues you identified, make a set of recommendations for a course of action that she might pursue to alleviate the structural issues. Many structural issues within the CI...

 

1558 days

 Date: 08/12/15 16:02   in : Engineering 

Digital Signal Processing Computers are marvelous machines. Since there origin as room-filling devices, they have allowed mankind to accomplish tasks that seemed impossible. In the early twentieth century, nobody fathomed that we could send someone into outer space and we sent someone t...

 

1558 days

 Date: 08/12/15 06:19   in : Engineering 

Buying a Car Buying a new or used car can be very difficult. Most buyers already have an idea of what type of vehicle he or she is looking for. Still, it is to the buyer’s benefit to gather information on a number of things. When purchasing a car, it is vital to have a selection ...

 

1560 days

 Date: 08/10/15 10:24   in : Engineering 

Sewage Treatment Facilities Compliance Assessment of Low Volume of Effluent Discharge Sewage Treatment Facilities with the Municipal Sewage Regulation (MSR) of the Environmental Management Act Sarah Brown, Environmental Quality Co-op Table of Contents 1 Executive Su...

 

1562 days

 Date: 08/08/15 01:47   in : Engineering 

Air Compressor Cycles My PV diagram did not take the shape that I expected. The basic shape was what I expected, but where the 2nd stage starts I thought there would be more of a volume increase at V1 but there was in fact a slight decrease. Maybe this was because there was a slight time ...

 

1567 days

 Date: 08/03/15 02:12   in : Engineering 

Experience My artistic experience was reading an art magazine. I read The Artist?s Magazine. This magazine talks about techniques for making art. The magazine talks about different techniques for painting portraits. The magazine talks about different styles and describes how they can ...

 

1567 days

 Date: 08/03/15 01:41   in : Engineering 

Diesel Diognostics Engine analysis is done on the generator to ensure it is operating properly and at optimum performance. A performance analysis of the number three ship service diesel generator was done aboard the T.S. Golden Bear. The indicated power for each cylinder was determined...

 

1571 days

 Date: 07/30/15 09:23   in : Engineering 

Dryer We have been using a high cost desiccant in our facility to remove water from an air stream. Someone has suggested that we test “kitty litter” and a different desiccant as potential replacements. However, these materials, although cheaper than the current mole sieve material, are...

 

1571 days

 Date: 07/30/15 00:51   in : Engineering 

Highway Bridges The following documentation explains the structural design procedures performed. The design was followed in according to AASHTO specifications. Design analysis was implemented from “Design of Modern Highway Bridges” by Narendra Taly (Chapters 6 and 7). Information gathe...

 

1572 days

 Date: 07/29/15 02:58   in : Engineering 

Recycled Concrete Nothing lasts forever. The same is true for concrete. Trouble with this rubble is that it can't be compacted, and it doesn't decompose. Putting waste to work is not a new concept. Reducing, reusing, recycling and recovering waste has become and everyday occurrence. Near...

 

1573 days

 Date: 07/28/15 22:56   in : Engineering 

Strengt Testing Our purpose to determine some mechanical properties (compressive and tensile strength) of steel bar and concrete. There is as yet no standard test for directly determining tensile strength. However there are two common methods for estimating tensile strength through indi...

 

1584 days

 Date: 07/17/15 13:29   in : Engineering 

Nuclear & Health Physics/Radiological Health Engineering Nuclear & Health Physics/Radiological Health Engineering The Texas A&M Nuclear Engineering Department consists of two branches: Nuclear Engineering, “the development and application of nuclear technologies to energy production, m...

 

1584 days

 Date: 07/17/15 00:50   in : Engineering 

USAGE OF GASEOUS FUEL IN VEHICLES As an introduction to for usage of gaseous fuels in vehicles , i would like to mention some alternative fuels under some headlines listed below ; and if we want to compare liquid and gaseous fuels , we do have to have some stable parameters.These paramet...

 

1586 days

 Date: 07/15/15 08:30   in : Engineering 

Stepping Motor Stepping motors are electromagnetic, rotary, incremental devices which convert digital pulses into mechanical rotation. The amount of rotation is directly proportional to the number of pulses and the speed of rotation is relative to the frequency of those pulses. Stepping...

 

1587 days

 Date: 07/14/15 09:09   in : Engineering 

Genetic Engineering: Can We Play God When we envision our future, we usually imagine a future free of disease and physical sickness, but have you ever wondered how a disease-free society will be accomplished? In the twenty-first century our world will be a very different place because of ...