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Automotive engineering : powertrain, chassis system and vehicle body, edited by David A. Crolla

Label
Automotive engineering : powertrain, chassis system and vehicle body
Title
Automotive engineering
Title remainder
powertrain, chassis system and vehicle body
Statement of responsibility
edited by David A. Crolla
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Suitable for engineers involved in vehicle design and development, this book covers basic to advanced topics from engines and transmissions to vehicle dynamics and modelling
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-2011.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Crolla, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Automobiles
Label
Automotive engineering : powertrain, chassis system and vehicle body, edited by David A. Crolla
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sect. 1.
  • Introduction to Engine Design.
  • p. 1
  • 1.1.
  • Piston-engines cycles of operation.
  • p. 3
  • Sect. 2.
  • Engine Testing.
  • p. 19
  • 2.1.
  • Measurement of torque, power, speed and fuel consumption; acceptance and type tests, accuracy of the measurements.
  • p. 21
  • Sect. 3.
  • Engine Emissions.
  • p. 51
  • 3.1.
  • Emissions control.
  • p. 53
  • Sect. 4.
  • Digital Engine Control.
  • p. 75
  • 4.1.
  • Digital engine control systems.
  • p. 77
  • Sect. 5.
  • Transmissions.
  • p. 105
  • 5.1.
  • Transmissions and driveline.
  • p. 107
  • Sect. 6.
  • Electric Vehicles.
  • p. 141
  • 6.1.
  • Battery/fuel-cell EV design packages.
  • p. 143
  • Sect. 7.
  • Hybrid Vehicles.
  • p. 173
  • 7.1.
  • Hybrid vehicle design.
  • p. 175
  • Sect. 8.
  • Suspensions.
  • p. 203
  • 8.1.
  • Types of suspension and drive.
  • p. 205
  • Sect. 9.
  • Steering.
  • p. 255
  • 9.1.
  • Steering.
  • p. 257
  • Sect. 10.
  • Tyres.
  • p. 283
  • 10.1.
  • Tyres and wheels.
  • p. 285
  • Sect. 11.
  • Handling.
  • p. 323
  • 11.1.
  • Tyre characteristics and vehicle handling and stability.
  • p. 325
  • Sect. 12.
  • Brakes.
  • p. 359
  • 12.1.
  • Braking systems.
  • p. 361
  • Sect. 13.
  • Vehicle Control Systems.
  • p. 391
  • 13.1.
  • Vehicle motion control.
  • p. 393
  • Sect. 14.
  • Intelligent Transport Systems.
  • p. 417
  • 14.1.
  • Global positioning technology.
  • p. 419
  • 14.2.
  • Decisional architecture.
  • p. 437
  • Sect. 15.
  • Vehicle Modelling.
  • p. 473
  • 15.1.
  • Modelling and assembly of the full vehicle.
  • p. 475
  • Sect. 16.
  • Structural Design.
  • p. 525
  • 16.1.
  • Terminology and overview of vehicle structure types.
  • p. 527
  • 16.2.
  • Standard sedan (saloon) - baseline load paths.
  • p. 542
  • Sect. 17.
  • Vehicle Safety.
  • p. 567
  • 17.1.
  • Vehicle safety.
  • p. 569
  • Sect. 18.
  • Materials.
  • p. 591
  • 18.1.
  • Design and material utilization.
  • p. 593
  • 18.2.
  • Materials for consideration and use in automotive body structures.
  • p. 632
  • Sect. 19.
  • Aerodynamics.
  • p. 661
  • 19.1.
  • Body design: aerodynamics.
  • p. 663
  • Sect. 20.
  • Refinement.
  • p. 673
  • 20.1.
  • Vehicle refinement: purpose and targets.
  • p. 675
  • Sect. 21.
  • Interior Noise.
  • p. 685
  • 21.1.
  • Interior noise: assessment and control.
  • p. 687
  • Sect. 22.
  • Exterior Noise.
  • p. 737
  • 22.1.
  • Exterior noise: assessment and control.
  • p. 739
  • Sect. 23.
  • Instrumentation and Telematics.
  • p. 783
  • 23.1.
  • Automotive instrumentation and telematics.
  • p. 785
  • Index.
  • p. 809
Control code
ocn311788900
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
vi, 827 p.
Isbn
9781856175777
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Automotive engineering : powertrain, chassis system and vehicle body, edited by David A. Crolla
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sect. 1.
  • Introduction to Engine Design.
  • p. 1
  • 1.1.
  • Piston-engines cycles of operation.
  • p. 3
  • Sect. 2.
  • Engine Testing.
  • p. 19
  • 2.1.
  • Measurement of torque, power, speed and fuel consumption; acceptance and type tests, accuracy of the measurements.
  • p. 21
  • Sect. 3.
  • Engine Emissions.
  • p. 51
  • 3.1.
  • Emissions control.
  • p. 53
  • Sect. 4.
  • Digital Engine Control.
  • p. 75
  • 4.1.
  • Digital engine control systems.
  • p. 77
  • Sect. 5.
  • Transmissions.
  • p. 105
  • 5.1.
  • Transmissions and driveline.
  • p. 107
  • Sect. 6.
  • Electric Vehicles.
  • p. 141
  • 6.1.
  • Battery/fuel-cell EV design packages.
  • p. 143
  • Sect. 7.
  • Hybrid Vehicles.
  • p. 173
  • 7.1.
  • Hybrid vehicle design.
  • p. 175
  • Sect. 8.
  • Suspensions.
  • p. 203
  • 8.1.
  • Types of suspension and drive.
  • p. 205
  • Sect. 9.
  • Steering.
  • p. 255
  • 9.1.
  • Steering.
  • p. 257
  • Sect. 10.
  • Tyres.
  • p. 283
  • 10.1.
  • Tyres and wheels.
  • p. 285
  • Sect. 11.
  • Handling.
  • p. 323
  • 11.1.
  • Tyre characteristics and vehicle handling and stability.
  • p. 325
  • Sect. 12.
  • Brakes.
  • p. 359
  • 12.1.
  • Braking systems.
  • p. 361
  • Sect. 13.
  • Vehicle Control Systems.
  • p. 391
  • 13.1.
  • Vehicle motion control.
  • p. 393
  • Sect. 14.
  • Intelligent Transport Systems.
  • p. 417
  • 14.1.
  • Global positioning technology.
  • p. 419
  • 14.2.
  • Decisional architecture.
  • p. 437
  • Sect. 15.
  • Vehicle Modelling.
  • p. 473
  • 15.1.
  • Modelling and assembly of the full vehicle.
  • p. 475
  • Sect. 16.
  • Structural Design.
  • p. 525
  • 16.1.
  • Terminology and overview of vehicle structure types.
  • p. 527
  • 16.2.
  • Standard sedan (saloon) - baseline load paths.
  • p. 542
  • Sect. 17.
  • Vehicle Safety.
  • p. 567
  • 17.1.
  • Vehicle safety.
  • p. 569
  • Sect. 18.
  • Materials.
  • p. 591
  • 18.1.
  • Design and material utilization.
  • p. 593
  • 18.2.
  • Materials for consideration and use in automotive body structures.
  • p. 632
  • Sect. 19.
  • Aerodynamics.
  • p. 661
  • 19.1.
  • Body design: aerodynamics.
  • p. 663
  • Sect. 20.
  • Refinement.
  • p. 673
  • 20.1.
  • Vehicle refinement: purpose and targets.
  • p. 675
  • Sect. 21.
  • Interior Noise.
  • p. 685
  • 21.1.
  • Interior noise: assessment and control.
  • p. 687
  • Sect. 22.
  • Exterior Noise.
  • p. 737
  • 22.1.
  • Exterior noise: assessment and control.
  • p. 739
  • Sect. 23.
  • Instrumentation and Telematics.
  • p. 783
  • 23.1.
  • Automotive instrumentation and telematics.
  • p. 785
  • Index.
  • p. 809
Control code
ocn311788900
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
vi, 827 p.
Isbn
9781856175777
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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