This 1998 book is an introduction to thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, and combustion for beginning engineering students.Spork plug A Figure 1 .4 A single-piston spark-ignition internal combustion engine. ... with an engine - a machine that converts energy (usually chemical energy from hydrocarbon fuels) into useful work. ... or undergoes a cycle, with monotonous repetition and is coupled to mechanical devices (on the right of the drawing) thatanbsp;...
|Title||:||An Introduction to Thermal-Fluid Engineering|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 1997|