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Advances in Mechanical Engineering
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 937917, 9 pages
Power Balancing of Inline Multicylinder Diesel Engine
1Department of Mechanical Engineering, M. E. Society's College of Engineering, Pune 411001, India
2Department of Mechanical Engineering, Government College of Engineering, Pune 411005, India
Received 26 July 2012; Accepted 3 October 2012
Academic Editor: Mehdi Ahmadian
Copyright © 2012 S. H. Gawande et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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