The internal combustion engine, late 19th century – Turned air and fuel into power, eventually replacing the steam engine
engine – produces some effect from a given input. There are many different types of engines that have evolved over time. One of the earliest was the steam engine.
- Diesel engines
- Gasoline engines
- Leaded gasoline – tetraethyl lead gasoline At the time of its invention, leaded gasoline helped reduce “knock” in engines,
- Mechanical engineer
- Automotive engineer
- combustion – The intense burning of the fuel-air mixture in the combustion chamber . Some used to think that the fuel-air mixture exploded; but further investigation has shown that it rapidly burns.
- mechanical work, fluid, combustion, turbine
- Engines – steam, internal combustion