System integration, specification and project organisation
The Test Cell as a Thermodynamic System
Test cell and Control Room design: an overall view
Ventilation and air conditioning
Vibration and noise Flow systems: fuel, water, and exhaust
Dynamometers and the measurement of torque
Electrical design considerations
Test cell control and data acquisition.
Measurement of fuel consumption
Coupling the engine to the dynamometer Thermal efficiency and measurement of heat losses.
The Combustion process, combustion analysis and measurement of mechanical losses
Fuels, fuel & lubricant testing and tribology
Computerised test sequences Data handling, post test processing and host computer systems
The pursuit of accuracy