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Society of Automotive Engineers
Introduction to Internal Combustion Engines / Edition 3

Introduction to Internal Combustion Engines / Edition 3

by Richard Stone
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Now in its fourth edition, this textbook remains the indispensable text to guide readers through automotive or mechanical engineering, both at university and beyond. Thoroughly updated, clear, comprehensive and well-illustrated, with a wealth of worked examples and problems, its combination of theory and applied practice aids in the understanding of internal combustion engines, from thermodynamics and combustion to fluid mechanics and materials science.

This textbook is aimed at third year undergraduate or postgraduate students on mechanical or automotive engineering degrees.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780768004953
Publisher: Society of Automotive Engineers
Publication date: 11/01/1999
Edition description: 3RD
Pages: 672

About the Author

RICHARD STONE is Professor of Engineering Science in the Department of Engineering Science at the University of Oxford, UK.

Table of Contents

Thermodynamic Principles
Combustion and Fuels
Spark Ignition Engines
Direct Injection Spark Ignition Engines
Compression Ignition Engines
Controlled Auto-Ignition Engines
Induction and Exhaust Processes
Two-stroke Engines
In-cylinder Motion
Turbocharging and Supercharging
Engine Modelling
Mechanical Design Considerations
Heat Transfer in Internal Combustion Engines
Experimental Facilities
Case Studies

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Introduction to Internal Combustion Engines 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
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I just have a glance over this book in the library,it is very good,and easy to understand for undergraduates!Especially,the contens is very intensive!Good books!