Introduction to Internal Combustion Engines

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Macmillan International Higher Education, Jul 25, 1985 - Internal combustion engines - 319 pages
This second edition of Richard Stone's book draws on thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, materials science and other fields of engineering. Topics include lead-free and alternative fuels, the use of ceramics and electronic engine management systems, with chapters on 2-stroke engines and computer modelling as well as case studies.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Thermodynamic Principles
22
Combustion and Fuels
47
Spark Ignition Engines
96
Compression Ignition Engines
131
Induction and Exhaust Processes
165
Turbocharging
188
Mechanical Design Considerations
218
Experimental Facilities
240
Case Studies
261
The Use of SI Units
288
ignition engine
298
Engine tuning
305
Bibliography
310
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