GITAM University Advanced Reinforced Concrete Structures II Syllabus
Deflection of Reinforced Concrete members: Introduction, Short-term deflection of beams,
Deflection due to imposed loads, short-term deflection of beams due to applied loads, calculate
deflection by IS 456.
Estimation of crack width in Reinforced Concrete Members: Introduction, factors affecting
crack width in beams, Calculation of crack width, estimation of crack width in beams by IS 456.
Redistribution of Moments in Reinforced Concrete Beams: Introduction, Redistribution of
moments in fixed beams, positions of points of contra flexure, conditions for moment redistribution,
Final shape of redistributed bending moment diagram, moment redistribution for a two-span
continuous beam, advantages and disadvantages of moment redistribution.
Design of Staircases: Introduction to Helicoidal Staircases, Design of Helicoidal Staircases
Design of Reinforced Concrete Members for Fire Resistance: Introduction, grading or
classifications, Effect of high temperature on steel and concrete, Effect of high temperature on
different types of structural members, fire resistance by structural detailing from tabulated data,
analytical determination of the ultimate bending moment, capacity of reinforced concrete beams
1. P. C. Varghese, Advanced Reinforced Concrete Design, Prentice hall Inida, 2nd printing 2002.
2. Park & Paulay, Reinforced Concrete.