Internal combustion engine fundamentals

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McGraw-Hill, 1988 - Technology & Engineering - 930 pages
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This text, by a leading authority in the field, presents a fundamental and factual development of the science and engineering underlying the design of combustion engines and turbines. An extensive illustration program supports the concepts and theories discussed.

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Had to get cozy with this book while working on engine cylinder pressure sensors. Easy to read and understand for those with appropriate engineering/math background. Highly recommended.

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Contents

Engine Types and Their Operation
1
Engine Design and Operating Parameters
42
Thermochemistry of FuelAir Mixtures
62
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John B. Heywood is Sun Jae Professor of Mechanical Engineering in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Director of the Sloan Automotive Laboratory at MIT.

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