INVESTIGATORY PROJECTINVESTIGATORY PROJECT
THE STIRLING ENGINE
OLIVER TAMBOBOYSHERYL MAE BONIEL
RAFAEL MEJIAANTHONY BORGADOR
MICHILLE ANN TRONGCAO REGINE MAHINAY
WHAT IS AN ENGINE?
-a machine for converting thermal energy into mechanical energy or power to produce force and motion.
Two types of engines:
Internal combustion engines
External combustion engines
-is an engine in which the combustion of a fuel occurs in a combustion chamber inside and integral to the engine.
-is a heat engine where an (internal) working fluid is heated by combustion of an external source, through the engine wall or a heat exchanger.