Automotive Engineering: Powertrain, Chassis System and Vehicle Body
Butterworth-Heinemann, Jun 16, 2009 - Technology & Engineering - 850 pages
This one-stop Mega Reference eBook brings together the essential professional reference content from leading international contributors in the automotive field.
An expansion the Automotive Engineering print edition, this fully searchable electronic reference book of 2500 pages delivers content to meet all the main information needs of engineers working in vehicle design and development.
Material ranges from basic to advanced topics from engines and transmissions to vehicle dynamics and modelling.
* A fully searchable Mega Reference Ebook, providing all the essential material needed by Automotive Engineers on a day-to-day basis.
* Fundamentals, key techniques, engineering best practice and rules-of-thumb together in one quick-reference.
* Over 2,500 pages of reference material, including over 1,500 pages not included in the print edition
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Section 14 Intelligent transport systems
Section 15 Vehicle modelling
Section 16 Structural design
Section 17 Vehicle safety
Section 18 Materials
Section 19 Aerodynamics
Section 20 Refinement
Section 21 Interior noise
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