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Automotive engineering mechanical
Publication Information:
London : Butterworth-Heinemann, 2008
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1 CD-ROM ; 12 cm.
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ebook collection

Consist of 5 best-selling titles
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PSZ JB 30000010210215 CP 034359 Open Access Computer File Compact Disk (Open Shelves)

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Automotive Engineering: Mechanical ebook Collection contains 5 of our best-selling titles, providing the ultimate reference for every automotive engineer's library. Get access to over 4000 pages of reference material, at a fraction of the price of the hard-copy books.

This CD contains the complete ebooks of the following 5 Butterworth-Heinemann titles:

Heisler, Advanced Vehicle Technology 2nd Edition, 9780750651318
Heisler, Vehicle and Engine Technology 2nd Edition, 9780340691861
Martyr, Engine Testing 3rd Edition, 9780750684392
Pacejka, Tyre & Vehicle Dynamics 2nd Edition, 9780750669184
Garrett, Motor Vehicle 13th Edition, 9780750644495

Author Notes

A.J. Martyr has held senior technical positions with several of the major test plant manufacturers and consultancy firms over the last 40 years. He is now Honorary Visiting Professor of Powertrain Engineering at Bradford University.

M.A.Plint died in November 1998, four days after the publication of the second edition and after a long and distinguished career in engineering and authoriship.

1934 Born in Rotterdam, the Netherlands

1946-1951 Highschools in Rotterdam and Bandung (Indonesia)

1959 MSc. degree in Mechanical Engineering at TU-Delft

1966 Ph.D. degree at the Delft University of Technology

Thesis on the Wheel Shimmy Phenomenon

Advisers: Prof. De Pater and Prof. Van Eldik Thieme

!966-1996 Professor of Vehicle System Engineering

Delft University of Technology

1971 Visiting professor at HSRI (UMTRI), University of Michigan

!972-1989 Editor in Chief of journal Vehicle System Dynamics

1977-1989 Secretary General of the International Association for Vehicle System Dynamics (IAVSD)

!989 Honorary Doctorate

Stockholm Royal Institute of Technology

1993-2006 Consultant TNO-Automotive, The Netherlands

1994-2000 President of IAVSD

2002- 2012 Author of book (1st, 2nd ,3d editions) 'Tire and Vehicle Dynamics'

Hans' areas of expertise include theoretical and experimental research on the dynamics of road vehicles and on the mechanical behaviour of pneumatic tires, and Bond graph modeling of dynamic systems.