NIT Jamshedpur Civil Engineering Syllabus

NIT Jamshedpur Civil Engineering Syllabus PART III

 

TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING LABORATORY (0-0-3) 2
Test on aggregate, Bitumen, Soil – Bituminous concrete mix design, exercises on traffic engineering, pavement
condition studies, demonstration of advanced pavement evaluation equipments.
Reading:
1. Kadiyali L.R, Traffic Engineering and Transportation Planning, Khanna Publ., New Delhi, 2006
2. Khanna S.K, Justo C.E.G. and Veeraraghavan A, Highway Material Testing, New Chand Publications,
New Delhi, 2009
CE411 PRESTRESSED CONCRETE (3-0-0) 3
Fundamentals of prestressing – Classification and types of prestressing – pretensioning and post tensioning
– Losses of prestress – flexure Analysis of PSC Sections – Cable profile – Limiting zone – Shear and Bond –
End block design – Continuous beams.
Reading:
1. Krishna Raju, N, Prestressed Concrete, 3rd Edition, Tata McGraw Hill Publishing Co, 1998.
2. Lin. T.Y, Design of Presteressed Concrete Structures, 3rd Edition, Wiley India Pvt. Limited, 2010.
3. N. Rajagopalan, Prestressed Concrete, 2nd Edition, Narosa Publishing House, 2008.
CE412 INDUSTRIAL STRUCTURES (3-0-0) 3
Steel Gantry Girders – Portal Frames – Single bay-Two Storey – Gable Structures – Knee brace – Light weight
metal Structures – design of connections- Shear design – Flexure design – Steel Bunkers – Silos – Chimneys-
Self supported
Reading:
1. Arya and Ajamani, Design of Steel Structures, Nem Chand Bros, 2004.
2. Dr. B. C. Punmia, Ashok Kr. Jain, Arun Kr. Jain, Design of Steel Structure, 2nd Edition, Lakshmi Pub,
1998.
3. Ramachandra, Design of Steel Structures, 12th Edition, Standard Publishers, 2009.
CE413 APPLIED STRESS ANALYSIS (3-0-0) 3
Three dimensional stress analysis – Stress invariants – Equilibrium and compatibility conditions – Airy’s
stress function- Applied to simple problems – Torsion of non circular sections – Three dimensional strain
analysis – Strain measurement – Strain gauges – Strain rosettes – Experimental Stress analysis – Photo
Elasticity.
Reading:
1. Dr. Sadhu Singh, Applied Stress Analysis, 4th Edition, Khanna Publishers, 1993.
2. J.W. Dally and W.F. Riley, Experimental Stress Analysis, 3rd Edition, McGraw Hill, January 1991
3. Jianqiao Ye., Structural and Stress Analysis: Theories, Tutorials and Examples, Taylor & Francis, 2008
CE414 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS (3-0-0) 3
Single Degree Freedom Systems – Free Vibrations – Damping effects – Logarithmic decrement – Forced
Vibrations – Duhammel’s integral – Multi-degree Freedom systems – Energy methods – Mode shapes –
Stodalla’s method – Applications – Continuous systems – Vibration of beams – Rayleigh Ritz method.
Reading:
1. A.K. Chopra, Dynamics of Structures, 3rd Edition, Pearson, 2007.
2. Clough and Penzien, Dynamics of Structures, 2nd Edition, McGraw Hill, 1993.
3. Mario Paz, Structural Dynamics Theory and Computation, 2nd Edition, CBS Publishers, 2010.
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B.Tech. Civil Engineering – Scheme and Syllabi
CE415 BRIDGE ENGINEERING (3-0-0) 3
RCC bridges – IRC Loading – Design of Slab bridges, Simply supported T-beam bridges – Pigeaud’s method
– Courbon’s method – Single vent rectangular box culvert – Steel bridges – Indian Standard Broad Gauge
Main line Loading – Deck type plate girder bridges – Design of railway through type truss bridge for broad
gauge main line loading – Bearings – Piers and Abutments.
Reading:
1. Arya and Ajamani, Design of Steel Structures, Nem Chand Bros, 2004.
2. Victor D.J, Essentials of bridge Engineering, 6th Edition, Oxford and IBH Publishers, 2007.
CE416 COMPUTATIONAL HYDRAULICS (3-0-0) 3
Numerical integration, Numerical Solution of Ordinary Differential equations for non-linear reservoir routing,
gradually varied flow problems, pipe networks, Finite Difference representation for fluid flows, transients in
pipes, water hammer, governing equations, method of characteristics, transients in pumping schemes and
hydro electric power schemes, Unsteady free surface flow, governing equations for 2D flow, dam break
analysis.
Reading:
1. Abbot, M.A. and Vervey, Computational Hydraulics, Elsevier Publications, 1996.
2. Hoffman, J.D., Numerical Methods for Engineers and Scientists, CRC Press, Special Indian Edition,
2011
3. M.H. Choudhary, Applied Hydraulic Transients, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 1997,
CE417 STOCHASTIC HYDROLOGY (3-0-0) 3
Deterministic and Stochastic Hydrology, Need for statistical methods in hydrology, Continuous and Discrete
distributions, Moments and expectations, Parameter estimation, Probability plotting, Regional flood frequency
analysis, Hypothesis Testing, linear regression, Hydrologic Time Series Analysis – Modeling of Hydrologic
Time Series – Data generation techniques, Autoregressive processes and models for operational hydrology.
Reading:
1. Charles T. Haan, Statistical Methods in Hydrology, East West Publishers, 1998.
2. Jaya Rami Reddy, Stochastic Hydrology, Laxmi Publications, 1997.
CE418 INDUSTRIAL WASTE TREATMENT (3-0-0) 3
Industrial Wastewater Characteristics, Preliminary and Primary Treatment, Unit Operations and Unit
processes, Biological Treatment Processes, Attached & Suspended Growth systems, Sludge Treatment
and Disposal, Advanced wastewater treatment, Disposal options.
Reading:
1. Metcalf and Eddy, Wastewater Engineering – Collection, Treatment, Disposal and Reuse, McGraw Hill
Pub. Co., 1995.
2. Nelson Leonard Nemerow, Industrial Waste Treatment, Butterworth-Heinemann, 2007.
CE419 AIR POLLUTION (3-0-0) 3
Sources and Classification of Air Pollutants – Global effects – Air Quality and Emission standards – Sampling
of Pollutants, Wind roses, Mixing depths, Control of Particulate Pollutants, Control of Gaseous Pollutants,
Automobile Pollution and Control, Management Control of Air Pollution, AP Legislation.
Reading:
1. Agarwal, S. K., Air Pollution, APH Publishing Corporation, 2009.
2. Rao M.N., Air Pollution, McGraw Hill Publishers, 1989.
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B.Tech. Civil Engineering – Scheme and Syllabi
CE420 IRRIGATION MANAGEMENT (3-0-0) 3
Command Area Development – Canal Irrigation and Management – Drainage of Excess Water – Livelihood
and Production Thinking Philosophy – Optimal moisture content – Deficit Irrigation and Scheduling- Salinity
problems – Reclamation of salt affected soils – Participatory Irrigation Management – Social Cost benefit
analysis.
Reading:
1. Asawa G.L, Irrigation Engineering, New Age Int., 2004.
2. Chambers R, Canal Management, Oxford IBH, 2002.
CE421 DESIGN OF HYDRAULIC STRUCTURES (3-0-0) 3
Advanced topics in the design and construction of gravity dams, earth and rock-fill dams, spillways, Stilling
basin Intake works, Tunnels and Penstocks, Gates, Surge tanks, Power house structures.
Reading:
1. Golze, A. R., Handbook of Dam Engineering, Von Rostrand Reinhold Co., 1977.
2. Sharma, H.D., Concrete Dams, CBIP Publication, 1998.
3. Siddiqui, I H, Dams and Reservoirs: Planning, Engineering, Oxford University Press, USA, 2009.
4. Novak, P., Moffat, A. I. B., Nalluri, C and Narayan, R., Hydraulic Sturctures, Taylor & Francis, 2006.
CE422 SYSTEMS ANALYSIS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING (3-0-0) 3
Concepts of a system, Objective functions and constraints, LP model, discrete dynamic programming models,
Classical optimization techniques, Gradient search method, Uncertainty in analysis and design of Civil
engineering systems, decision process, simulation, Discrete event simulation, Role of simulation in systems
analysis.
Reading:
1. Charles S. Revelle, E. Earl Whitlatch and Jeff R. Wright., Civil and Environmental Systems Engineering,
Pearson Education Inc., New Jersey, 2004.
2. Hiller, F. S. and Lieberman, G. J., Operations Research, CBS Publishers and Distributors, 2010.
3. Taha, H. A., Operations Research, Prentice Hall India, 2008.
CE423 MACHINE FOUNDATIONS (3-0-0) 3
Types of machine foundation; Vibration Theory; Evaluation of design parameters; Analysis and design of
block-type machine foundations; Analysis and design of framed foundations for high-speed machinery;
Vibration isolation; Constructional details of machine foundations
Reading:
1. P. Srinivasulu and C. V. Vaidyanathan, Handbook of Machine Foundations, Tata McGraw-Hill, New Delhi,
2001
2. Prakash Shamsher and Puri Vijay K, Foundations for Machines, Analysis and Design, John Wiley and
Sons, USA, 1988.
CE424 FOUNDATION ANALYSIS AND DESIGN (3-0-0) 3
Foundation on Expansive Soils; Pile Foundations; Well Foundations; Mat Foundation; Soil Dynamics.
Reading:
1. Bowles, J. E, Foundation Analysis and Design, McGraw Hill, 1995.
2. Das B. M, Geotechnical Engineering, Cengage Learning, 2009.
3. Murthy V.N.S., Advanced Foundation Engineering, CBS, 2007.
4. Swami Saran, Soil Dynamics and Machine Foundation, Gologotia Publication, 2002.

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