Theory & Design of I.C. Engines

Course Name: 

TH817 Theory & Design of I.C. Engines


M.Tech (Thermal Engineering)


Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Constructional features of different engines, Combustion phenomena in SI engine, Combustion knock, Combustion
chamber designs for SI engine, combustion phenomenon in the CI engine, Combustion chamber design for the CI engine, Delay period, and diesel knock, IC engine design principles, Design of engine components, Piston, connecting rod, crankcase, crankshaft, manifolds, valves, Design of cooling system, lubricating oil system and radiator fans, computer aided design of engine components, Engine balancing, recent advances.


Kolchin A and Demidov V, Design of Automotive Engines, Mir Publishers, Moscow, 1984 Charles Fayette Taylor, Internal combustion Engines in theory and practice. Vols I and II The MIT Press Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA, 1996 John Fenton, Engine Design, University Press Cambridge, Great Britain, 1986 Colin R.Ferguson, Internal Combustion Engine, Applied Thermosciences, John wiley and sons


Mechanical Engineering

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