Automotive

  • 25 Books | 189h 31m
 
Delve into the design and development of vehicles, electric vehicles, vehicle fuels and more.

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BOOKS INCLUDED

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The Toyota Product Development System: Integrating People, Process, and Technology
By comparing and contrasting the world-class product development process of Toyota with that of a U.S. competitor, this book analyzes the effective product development methodology that has made Toyota the most forward-thinking company in the industry.
Book Duration 6h 28m Book Authors By James M. Morgan, Jeffrey K. Liker

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Electric Vehicle Technology Explained, Second Edition
Including practical examples and case studies throughout, this book presents clear and comprehensive coverage of the major aspects of electric vehicle development and offers an engineering-based evaluation of electric motor scooters, cars, buses and trains.
Book Duration 6h 5m Book Authors By James Larminie, John Lowry

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A Systems Approach to Lithium-Ion Battery Management
Discussing battery management system (BMS) technology for large format lithium-ion battery packs from a systems perspective, this resource covers the future of BMS, giving us new ways to generate, use, and store energy, and free us from the perils of non-renewable energy sources.
Book Duration 4h 44m Book Authors By Phillip Weicker

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Vehicle Propulsion Systems: Introduction to Modeling and Optimization
Analyzing the longitudinal behavior of road vehicles, this text gives an introduction to the modeling and optimization problems typically encountered when designing new propulsion systems for passenger cars.
Book Duration 5h 52m Book Authors By Antonio Sciarretta, Lino Guzzella

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Road Vehicles: Diagnostic Communication: Technology and Applications
Including several practical examples from various stages of the process chain, this volume explains the basics of communication principles, protocols, and various bus systems such as CAN, LIN, FlexRay, and MOST.
Book Duration 4h 49m Book Authors By Christoph Marscholik, Peter Subke

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Internal Combustion Engines: Applied Thermosciences, Third Edition
Including examples and end-of-chapter problems throughout, this fully updated edition provides students and engineers with the tools to apply the fundamental principles of thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, and heat transfer to internal combustion engines.
Book Duration 7h 55m Book Authors By Allan T. Kirkpatrick, Colin R. Ferguson

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Acoustics of Ducts and Mufflers, Second Edition
Presenting an authoritative resource on muffler and lined duct acoustical performance, this complete guide includes equations, figures, tables, references, and solved examples and unsolved exercises with answers, so it can be used as a text book as well as a reference book.
Book Duration 4h 46m Book Authors By M. L. Munjal

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Advances in Battery Technologies for Electric Vehicles
Containing an introductory section on the market for battery and hybrid electric vehicles, this book provides an in-depth look into the research being conducted on the development of more efficient batteries capable of long distance travel.
Book Duration 10h 40m Book Authors By Bruno Scrosati, Jürgen Garche, Werner Tillmetz (eds)

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The Electric Car: Development and Future of Battery, Hybrid and Fuel-Cell Cars
This book covers the development of electric cars and the very latest technological issues faced by automotive engineers working on electric cars, as well as the key business factors vital for the successful transfer of electric cars into the mass market.
Book Duration 3h 55m Book Authors By Michael H. Westbrook

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Automotive Control Systems
Including problems and examples, as well as an extensive list of references, this comprehensive book is designed to introduce advanced control systems for vehicles, including advanced automotive concepts and the next generation of vehicles for ITS.
Book Duration 5h 52m Book Authors By A. Galip Ulsoy, Huei Peng, Melih Çakmakci

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Automobile Engineering
Filled with easy-to-follow diagrams to facilitate learning, this book explains the different aspects and latest developments in automobile engineering in a straightforward manner.
Book Duration 5h 43m Book Authors By Sudhir Kumar Saxena

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A Practical Approach to Motor Vehicle Engineering and Maintenance, Second Edition
Accessible to all levels of ability through its logical approach, illustrations and step-by-step development of theory and practice, this text explains key principles for each motor vehicle system--engine, brakes, electrical systems, and transmission.
Book Duration 7h 14m Book Authors By Allan Bonnick, Derek Newbold

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Modeling and Control of Engines and Drivelines
Offering an introduction to the subject of modeling, analysis, and control of engines and drivelines, this essential book aims to provide a set of standard models and serve as a reference material for engineers in the field.
Book Duration 10h 42m Book Authors By Lars Eriksson, Lars Nielsen

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Automotive Engineering: Powertrain, Chassis System and Vehicle Body
Featuring fundamentals, key techniques, engineering best practices, and rules-of-thumb together in one quick-reference sourcebook, this definitive guide's material ranges from basic to advanced topics, from engines and transmissions to vehicle dynamics and modelling.
Book Duration 21h 7m Book Authors By David A. Crolla (ed)

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The Evolution of a Manufacturing System at Toyota
Through field studies, historical research and statistical analyses, this book shows how Toyota Motor Corporation, one of the world's largest automobile companies, built distinctive capabilities in production, product development, and supplier management.
Book Duration 7h 54m Book Authors By Takahiro Fujimoto

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Vehicle Safety Communications: Protocols, Security, and Privacy
Describing fundamental issues in cooperative vehicle safety and recent advances in these technologies, this book discusses the need for cooperative systems where vehicles work together to reduce the number of crashes or mitigate damage when crashes become unavoidable.
Book Duration 6h 38m Book Authors By Luca Delgrossi, Tao Zhang

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Power Electronics and Electric Drives for Traction Applications
Supplemented by tutorial sections, case studies and MATLAB/Simulink-based simulations, this book offers a practical approach to understanding power electronics applications in transportation systems ranging from railways to electric vehicles and ships.
Book Duration 9h 46m Book Authors By Gonzalo Abad

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Batteries for Electric Vehicles: Materials and Electrochemistry
Beginning with the basic concepts of electrochemistry, this fundamental guide moves on to describe implementation, control and management of batteries in real vehicles, with respect to the battery materials.
Book Duration 5h 5m Book Authors By Helena Berg