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Internal Combustion Engines: Applied Thermosciences, Fourth Edition

Internal Combustion Engines: Applied Thermosciences, Fourth Edition

Allan T. Kirkpatrick, Colin R. Ferguson

ISBN: 978-1-119-45450-2

Jun 2021

560 pages

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Internal Combustion Engines: Applied Thermosciences, Fourth Edition is a significantly updated new edition of the popular introductory textbook. It discusses new engine technologies and concepts, covering camless engines, rotary engines and electric superchargers and includes expanded coverage of the fluid mechanics of engines, including intake/exhaust processes, turbocharging and emissions. Advanced combustion processes (HCCI, RCCI and Diesel) are discussed and there is an expanded analysis of engine friction.

Internal Combustion Engines: Applied Thermosciences, Fourth Edition includesexamples of integration of internal combustion engines into new application areas such hybrid vehicle power systems, unmanned aerial vehicles and portable power. End of chapter homework problems are included and a companion website hosting a solutions manual and MATLAB® programs is available.

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