Recent Developments in the Adiabatic Engine
- Special Publication
- ISBN 0-89883-665-4
- 176 pages
This timely publication focuses on the latest engineering challenges in the expanding area of adiabatic engine technology. Developments in such specialties as: high temperature material (including ceramics) durability and cost; high temperature tribology, including wear, friction, lubricant; and design techniques for composite high temperature materials use are highlighted in this reference. Partial contents include: development of advanced high- temperature liquid lubricants; computer simulation of an LHR DI diesel engine; engine component design methodology for ceramic and ceramic- matrix composite materials; and thermal barrier coatings~technology for diesel engines.