NIT Jamshedpur Civil Engineering Syllabus

NIT Jamshedpur Civil Engineering Syllabus – PART II

 

THEORY OF STRUCTURES – I (4-0-0) 4
Theorem of Three moments – Propped Cantilever, Fixed and Continuous Beams – Column Analogy method
– Slope Deflection method – Moment distribution method – Kani’s method – Analysis of Indeterminate trusses
– Deflections in Pin jointed plane trusses – Analysis for Moving loads and Influence lines – Approximate
analysis of frames – Portal and Cantilever methods.
Reading:
1. L.S. Negi, Theory and Problems in Structural Analysis, Tata McGraw Hill Pub, 1997.
2. S.B. Junarkar and Dr. H.J. Shah, Mechanics of Structures, 27th Revised and Enlarged, Charotar Publishing
House, 2008.
3. Wang C.K., Intermediate Structural Analysis, Tata McGraw Hill Publication, 2010.
CE302 DESIGN OF CONCRETE STRUCTURES (4-0-0) 4
Limit State design of Concrete Structures – Characteristic Strength and Loads – Reinforced concrete beams
– Flexure design – Shear design – Bond and Anchorage – Serviceability – RC Slabs – Columns and Footings
– Working stress method – Cantilever Retaining walls – Circular Water tanks – Stair case.
Reading:
1. IS-456-2000, IS 3370 (Part IV), Bureau of Indian Standards, 2000.
2. Jain A.K., Reinforced Concrete (Limit State method), 1st Edition, Nemchand and Brothers, 1999.
3. P.C. Varghese, Limit State Design of Reinforced Concrete, 2nd Edition, Prentice Hall India, 2009.
CE303 ENGINEERING HYDROLOGY (4-0-0)4
Hydrologic Cycle, Forms and characteristics of Precipitation – Weather Systems, Measurement and analysis
of rainfall, Abstractions from precipitation, Infiltration Process and Infiltration Indices, Measurement of Stream
flow, Components of Hydrograph, Rainfall-Runoff Relationship Unit Hydrograph Theory, Conceptual Models,
Flood Frequency Analysis, flood Routing, Ground Water.
Reading:
1. Chow, V. T., Maidment and Mays, L. A., Applied Hydrology, Tata McGraw Hill Pub. Co., New York, 2010.
2. Subrahmanya, K., Engineering Hydrology, Tata McGraw Hill Pub. Co., New Delhi, 2010.
3. Warren Viessman, Jr. and G L Lewis, Introduction to Hydrology, Prentice Hall India Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi,
2008.
CE304 GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING – I (4-0-0)4
Three phase diagram -Classification of Soils ; Permeability and Seepage Analysis – Effective stress and
quick sand phenomenon; Compaction – Stress distribution in soils – Boussinesq’s and Westergaard’s equations
– Consolidation of Soils – Terzaghi’s Theory – magnitude and rate of consolidation settlements; Shear strength
of soils – Mohr-coulomb failure criterion – Measurement of shear strength – Slope Stability.
Reading:
1. C. Venkatramaiah, Geotechnical Engineering, New Age Intl. Publishers Ltd., New Delhi, 2009.
2. Gopal Rajan and A.S.R. Rao, Basic and Applied Soil Mechanics, New Age Int. Pub., New Delhi 2009.
3. Subhash Chander, Geotechnical and Foundation Engineering, 3rd Edition, Jain Brothers, New Delhi,
2012.
4. T.N. Ramamurthy and T.G. Sitharam, Geotechnical Engineering, S. Chand & Co. Ltd., Delhi, 2008.
CE305 ENGINEERING GEOLOGY (3-0-0)3
Earth Science – Internal Structure – Physical Features, Weathering, Erosion; Mineralogy – Crystals – Minerals;
Petrology – Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic Rocks; Structural geology – Attitude of Beds – Joints –
Folds – Faults – Unconformities; Engineering properties of rocks; Geophysical Exploration; Geological hazards;
Hydrogeology; Geological factors affecting Dams, Reservoirs and Tunnels.
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Reading:
1. K.V.G.K. Gokhale, Principles of Engineering Geology, BS Publications, Hyderabad, 2005.
2. David George Price, Engineering Geology: Principles and Practice, Springer, 2009.
3. N.Chenna Kesavulu, Text Book of Engineering Geology, Mac Millan Ltd., New Delhi. 2009.
4. Parbin Singh, Engineering and General Geology, Katson Publishers, 2009.
SM335 ENGINEERING ECONOMICS AND ACCOUNTANCY (3-0-0)3
Basic concepts of national income, inflation, economic policies, financial accounting, preparation of cost
sheet, concepts of financial management and smart investment.
Reading:
1. Henry M.S. Engineering Economics Principles, McGraw Hill Publishers, 2011.
2. Jain and Narang, Accounting, Kalyani Publishers, 2011.
CE306 GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY (0-0-3) 2
Specific Gravity of Soil, Sieve Analysis , Atterberg Limits, Field density by Core cutter and Sand replacement
methods, Permeability of Soils – Constant and variable method, Proctor’s Compaction Test, Unconfined
Compression Test, Direct Shear Test, Triaxial compression Test, Consolidation Test.
Reading:
1. National Institute of Technology, Warangal, Soil Mechanics Lab Manual, 2011.
2. Satyendra Mittal, Shukla J.P. Soil Testing for Engineers, Khanna Publishers, 2003.
CE307 ENGINEERING GEOLOGY LABORATORY (0-0-3) 2
Identification of Crystals; Minerals – rock forming and economical minerals, Identification of rocks – Igneous
rocks, Sedimentary rocks, Metamorphic rocks, Structural geology – strike and dip, three and four point
problems, completion of outcrop maps, order of superposition, Geophysical methods.
Reading:
1. N. Chenna Kesavulu, Text Book of Engineering Geology, MacMillan Ltd., New Delhi. 2009.
CE351 THEORY OF STRUCTURES – II (3-0-0) 3
Matrix methods of Structural analysis – Flexibility method – Stiffness method – Analysis of Three hinged
arches – Two hinged arches – Suspension bridges – Free vibration of Single degree freedom systems –
Damping effects.
Reading:
1. Mario Paz, Structural Dynamics Theory and Computation, 2nd Ed., CBS Publishers, 2010.
2. S.B. Junarkar and Dr. H.J. Shah, Mechanics of Structures, 27th Revised and Enlarged, Charotar Publishing
House, 2008.
3. Wang C.K., Intermediate Structural Analysis, Tata McGraw Hill Pub, 2010.
CE352 IRRIGATION ENGINEERING (4-0-0) 4
Need for Irrigation, application of irrigation water, water requirements of crops, Field Capacity, Irrigation
Efficiencies, canal irrigation, silt theories; Design Procedure for Alluvial Channels, water logging, diversion
head works – Design of weirs on Permeable Foundations- canal regulation works- Functions and Design of
Regulators, Design of cross drainage works, Gravity dams, earth dams, spillways, energy dissipation.
Reading:
1. Arora K.L., Irrigation Water Resources Engineering, Standard Book Publishing Co., Delhi, 1996.
2. Asawa G.L., Irrigation and Engineering, New Age Publishing Co., Delhi, 1996.
3. Modi P.M., Irrigation Water Resources and Hydropower Engineering, Standard Publishing Company,
New Delhi, 2000.
4. Murthy C.S.N., Water Resources Engineering – Principles and Practice, New Age Publishing Company,
Delhi, 2002.
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CE353 ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING (4-0-0) 4
Protected Water, Water Supply schemes, Sources of Water, Quantity and quality, Water treatment, Storage
and distribution; Sewerage Systems, Sewer design, Sewer Appurtenances, Wastewater characteristics,
Wastewater treatment, Sludge Treatment, Wastewater disposal, Self – purification of Streams.
Reading:
1. Peavy H.S., Rowe D. R, George T. – Environmental Engineering – McGraw Hill Publishers, 1985.
2. Punmia B.C., Jain A. and Jain A. – Environmental Engineering I and II – Water Supply Engineering and
Wastewater Engineering, Arihanth Publishers, Jodhpur, 1998.
CE354 TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING (4-0-0) 4
Transportation system and characteristics, highway network planning, highway alignment and geometric
design, traffic engineering principles, Traffic management and control, pavement materials and mix design,
design of pavements, highway construction, highway maintenance.
Reading:
1. Chakraborty P and Das A – Principles of Transportation Engineering, PHI, January 2003.
2. Kadiyali L.R – Traffic Engineering and Transportation Planning, Khanna Publ. New Delhi, 2011.
3. Khanna S.K., and Justo C.E.G., Highway Engineering, Nem Chand Bros., Roorkee, 2004.
4. Nicholas J Garber and Lester A Hoel, Principles of Traffic and Highway Engineering, 2nd Edition, Sengage
Learning India, 2010.
CE355 GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING – II (3-0-0) 3
Lateral Earth Pressures; Bearing capacity of foundation; Settlement of foundation; Shallow foundations; Pile
foundations, Well foundations Soil Exploration.
Reading:
1. Das, BM, Geotechnical Engineering – Cengage Learning, New Delhi, 2009.
2. Gopal Ranjan, Rao ASR, Basic and Applied Soil Mechanics, New Age Publication, Delhi, 2000.
3. Murthy VNS, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, CBS Publications, Delhi, 2007.
4. P.C. Varghese, Design of Reinforced Concrete Foundations, PHI, 2009.
CE356 ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY (0-0-3) 2
Water and wastewater analysis, Suitability of water for drinking, treatment options, Estimation of coagulant
dose, Spectrophotometric analysis, Flame photometer, Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy demonstration.
Reading:
1. B. Kotaiah and Dr. N. Kumara Swamy, Environmental Engineering Laboratory Manual, 1st Edition, Charotar
Publishing House Pvt. Ltd., 2007.
CE357 CAD IN CIVIL ENGINEERING (0-0-3) 2
Building planning – Drawing – CAD Drafting – Rendering – Highway Design – Estimates – Cutting – Banking –
Contouring
Reading:
1. Patrick Davis, Introducing Autodesk Revit Architecture 2012, 1st Edition, Sybex; 2012.
2. Paul F. Aubin, Mastering Autodesk Revit Building, 1st Edition, Autodesk Press; 2006.
CE401 QUANTITY SURVEYING AND PUBLIC WORKS (1-0-3) 3
Introduction to estimates; Analysis of rates; Specifications; Contracts; Tenders; Valuation.
Reading:
1. Birdie, G.S., Estimation and Costing in Civil Engineering, Dhanpat Rai Publishing Co. Ltd, New Delhi,
2011.
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2. Chakraborti, M, Estimation, Costing, Specifications and Valuation in Civil Engineering, National Halftone
Co. Calcutta, 2005.
3. Dutta B.N., Estimation and Costing in Civil Engineering: Theory and Practice, UBS Publishers Distributors
Ltd., 2006.

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