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Introduction to Internal Combustion Engines (4th Edition)

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Paperback - 9781349875771

25 February 2013

€73.02

Hardcover - 9780230576636

19 September 2012

€80.65

Ebook - 9781137028297

16 September 2017

€66.99

Ebook - 9781137295439

18 September 2012

€66.99

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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...

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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.

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  • Offers a wealth of worked examples and end-of-chapter questions to test knowledge
  • Ideal for students who are following specialist options in internal combustion engines, and also for students at earlier stages in their courses - especially with regard to laboratory work
  • Useful for practising engineers who need an overview of the subject, or for when working on particular aspects of internal combustion engines that are unfamiliar
  • Fully updated including new material on direct injection spark engines, supercharging and renewable fuels
  • Has a solutions manual available online for lecturers - see the separate tab for details

 






  • Fully updated for changes in technology in this fast-moving area
  • New material on direct injection spark engines, supercharging and renewable fuels
  • Solutions manual online for lecturers



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

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

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