An Introduction to Combustion: Concepts and Applications (Int'l Ed)

4.23 avg rating
( 31 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780071086875: An Introduction to Combustion: Concepts and Applications (Int'l Ed)

Introduction to Combustion is the leading combustion textbook for undergraduate and graduate students because of its easy-to-understand analyses of basic combustion concepts and its introduction of a wide variety of practical applications that motivate or relate to the various theoretical concepts. This is a text that is useful for junior/senior undergraduates or graduate students in mechanical engineering and practicing engineers.

The third edition updates and adds topics related to protection of the environment, climate change, and energy use. Additionally, a new chapter is added on fuels due to the continued focus on conservation and energy independence.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Publisher:

The addition of additional topics and more in-depth coverage of advanced topics. Additional topics include Multicomponent Diffusion, Counterflow Diffusion Flames, and a discussion of the Molecular Structure of Fuels.
Updated software is now Windows 95/98 compatible.
New problems have been added to many chapters and several additional examples are now included in the text. Those problems requiring, or benefiting from the use of a computer are clearly marked as so.

About the Author:

Stephen R. Turns received degrees in mechanical engineering from The Pennsylvania State University (B.S., 1970), Wayne State University (M.S., 1974), and the University of Wisconsin at Madison (Ph.D., 1979). He was a research engineer at General Motors Research Laboratories from 1970 to 1975. He joined the Penn State Faculty in 1979 and is currently Professor of Mechanical Engineering. Dr Turns teaches a wide variety of courses in the thermal sciences and has received several awards for teaching excellence at Penn State. He is an active combustion researcher, Publishing Widely, and is an active member of The Combustion Institute, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, and the Society of Automotive Engineers.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

International Edition
International Edition

1.

Stephen R. Turns
ISBN 10: 0071086870 ISBN 13: 9780071086875
New Paperback Quantity Available: 5
International Edition
Seller
PRIORITY BOOKS
(springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Softcover Book, Condition: New. 3rd Edition. [Please Read Carefully Before Buying], This Is An International Edition. Printed In Black and White. , Book Cover And ISBN No May Be Different From US Edition. Restricted Sales Disclaimer Wordings Not For Sales In USA And Canada May Be Printed On The Cover Of The Book. Standard Shipping 7-14 Business Days. Expedited Shiping 4-8 Business Days. ***WE DO NOT ENTERTAIN BULK ORDERS.*** The Books May Be Ship From Overseas For Inventory Purpose. Bookseller Inventory # 420395

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
19.51
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.18
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

2.

Stephen R. Turns
ISBN 10: 0071086870 ISBN 13: 9780071086875
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller
Nick Book House
(fresno, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. New Softcover International Edition, Printed in Black and White, Only USPS Media mail Shipping ONLY, Different ISBN, Same Content As US edition, Book Cover may be Different, in English Language. Bookseller Inventory # 19440

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
19.60
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.18
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Turns
ISBN 10: 0071086870 ISBN 13: 9780071086875
New Softcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller
TreeHouseBookstore
(Mountlake Terrace, WA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Softcover. Book Condition: New. BRAND NEW US edition / FREE UPGRADE to FedEx, UPS or Priority Mail / receive your book within 1-4 business days! / [clean wrapped, well protected] [Authentic edition exactly the same as the Official Listing] [ships within 1 business day] / Free tracking number / Genuine US Bookstore! Get your book in perfect condition! We also ship international via FedEx, UPS, or USPS Express!. Bookseller Inventory # ACB82GT820071086870

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
42.17
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

4.

Turns
Published by Mcgraw Hill Higher Education, Taiwan (2012)
ISBN 10: 0071086870 ISBN 13: 9780071086875
New Soft cover Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller
Bonny. Lee
(Vancouver, BC, Canada)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mcgraw Hill Higher Education, Taiwan, 2012. Soft cover. Book Condition: Brand New. 3rd Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. International edition Brand New SOFT COVER standard delivery. Bookseller Inventory # 001801

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
30.64
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 23.89
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Stephen R. Turns
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 0071086870 ISBN 13: 9780071086875
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 3rd International edition. 234 x 184 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Introduction to Combustion is the leading combustion textbook for undergraduate and graduate students because of its easy-to-understand analyses of basic combustion concepts and its introduction of a wide variety of practical applications that motivate or relate to the various theoretical concepts. This is a text that is useful for junior/senior undergraduates or graduate students in mechanical engineering and practicing engineers. The third edition updates and adds topics related to protection of the environment, climate change, and energy use. Additionally, a new chapter is added on fuels due to the continued focus on conservation and energy independence. Bookseller Inventory # LIB9780071086875

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
61.27
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Stephen R. Turns
Published by McGraw-Hill Higher Education 2011-05-01 (2011)
ISBN 10: 0071086870 ISBN 13: 9780071086875
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Higher Education 2011-05-01, 2011. Book Condition: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Bookseller Inventory # NU-LBR-00954509

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
58.35
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Stephen R. Turns
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 0071086870 ISBN 13: 9780071086875
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 3rd International edition. 234 x 184 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Introduction to Combustion is the leading combustion textbook for undergraduate and graduate students because of its easy-to-understand analyses of basic combustion concepts and its introduction of a wide variety of practical applications that motivate or relate to the various theoretical concepts. This is a text that is useful for junior/senior undergraduates or graduate students in mechanical engineering and practicing engineers. The third edition updates and adds topics related to protection of the environment, climate change, and energy use. Additionally, a new chapter is added on fuels due to the continued focus on conservation and energy independence. Bookseller Inventory # LIB9780071086875

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
63.15
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Turns
Published by Mcgraw Hill Higher Education (2011)
ISBN 10: 0071086870 ISBN 13: 9780071086875
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mcgraw Hill Higher Education, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0071086870

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
63.80
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Turns
Published by Mcgraw Hill Higher Education (2011)
ISBN 10: 0071086870 ISBN 13: 9780071086875
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mcgraw Hill Higher Education, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0071086870

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
60.69
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.18
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Stephen R. Turns
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe 2011-04-01, London (2011)
ISBN 10: 0071086870 ISBN 13: 9780071086875
New paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe 2011-04-01, London, 2011. paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780071086875

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
61.53
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4.50
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book