NIT Jamshedpur Civil Engineering Syllabus

NIT Jamshedpur Civil Engineering Syllabus PART VIII

 

OBJECT ORIENTED PROGRAMMING (3-0-0)3
Object Oriented Thinking – Messages and Methods – OO Design – Software Components – Design Paradigms
– Inheritance – Mechanisms for software reuse – Polymorphism – AWT Class – Input output Streams – Design
Patterns – Exception handling.
Reading:
1. Timothy Budd, Understanding Object Oriented Programming with Java, Pearson Education, 1999.
2. Herbert Schildt, Java 2 Complete Reference, 5th Edition, TMH, 2010.
BT390 GREEN TECHNOLOGY (3-0-0)3
Biomass energy, sources, uses, science and engineering aspects of Biomass energy, biomass electricity,
production, storage and uses of biomass fuels. Market Barriers of Biomass fuels, Biomass fuel Standardization.
Biomass fuel Life Cycle, Sustainability of Biomass fuels, Economics of Biomass fuels, Consideration of Co-
Products.
Reading:
1. Ayhan Demirbas, Green Energy and Technology, Biofuels, Securing the Planet’s Future Energy Needs,
1st Ed., Springer, 2009.
2. Jay Cheng, Biomass to Renewable Energy Processes, 1st Edition, CRC Press; 2009.
3. Samir K. Khanal, Rao Y. Surampalli, Tian C. Zhang, Buddhi P. Lamsal, R. D. Tyagi, C. M. Kao, Bioenergy
and Biofuel from Biowastes and Biomass, 1st Edition, American Society of Civil Engineers, 2010.
SM 390 MARKETING MANAGEMENT (3-0-0) 3
Nature and Scope of Marketing; Major Market oriented strategic planning. Corporate Mission and Vision.
Concepts of strategic business units. BCG matrix and GE model; SWOT Analysis. Analyzing needs and
trends in Macro environment. Marketing Information systems. Consumer Behavior and STP concept. New
Product development process, product Life cycle, product & Branding Strategy, products mix & line decisions
Brand decisions – Building brand.Pricing – Strategies and programmes, Marketing Channels – Distribution
channels, Channel Design and Management decisions. Retailing Wholesaling and Logistics, Electronic
Channels. Marketing promotion.
Reading:
1. Philip Kottler, Marketing Management, PHI, 2011.
2. William Stanton and Etzel, Marketing Management, TMH, 2010.
3. Ramaswami and Namakumari, Marketing Management, McMillan Publication, 2010.
MA390 NUMERICAL SOLUTION OF DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS (3-0-0) 3
Multistep methods – Linear and nonlinear BVP, Shooting methods – Finite difference methods for BVP –
Classification of partial differential equations – Finite difference methods for Parabolic equations, Hyperbolic
Equations, Laplace equation, Poisson equation.
Reading :
1. M.K. Jain, Numerical Solution of Differential Equations, Wiley Eastern, 1984.
2. G.D. Smith, Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations, Oxford Univ. Press, 2004.
3. M.K. Jain, S.R.K. Iyengar and R.K.Jain, Computational Methods for Partial Differential Equations, Wiley
Eastern, 2005.
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MA391 FUZZY MATHEMATICS AND APPLICATIONS (3-0-0) 3
Crisp set theory – Fuzzy set theory – Propositional Logic – Predicate Logic – Fuzzy Relations – Fuzzy Logic
– Switching functions and Switching circuits – Applications of fuzzy mathematics.
Reading:
1. M. Ganesh, Introduction to Fuzzy Sets and Fuzzy Logic, PHI, 2001.
2. G.J. Klir and B.Yuan, Fuzzy Sets and Fuzzy Logic-Theory and Applications, PHI, 1997.
3. T.J. Ross, Fuzzy Logic with Engineering Applications, McGraw-Hill, 1995.
PH390 MEDICAL INSTRUMENTATION (3-0-0)3
Human body – an overview – Cell – Body fluids. Origin of bio potentials- Electrical activity of Excitable cells.
Electrocardio graph: heart and the circulatory system. Bio fluid mechanics- Pressures in the body. Blood
pressure: direct measurement of blood pressure H2O manometers. Blood flow volume and oxygenation
measurement: Blood flow, dilution methods.
Reading:
1. Brown, B.H. et. al, Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Institute of Physics Publishing, 1999.
2. John. G. Webster, Medical Instrumentation: Application and Design, 2nd Edition, John Wiley and Sons,
New York, 1995.
PH391 ADVANCED MATERIALS (3-0-0) 3
Nano Materials – Nano biology; Biomaterials – ceramics, dental materials; Composites; Optical materials –
solar cells, CCDs, lasers; Super conducting materials – SQUIDS; Smart materials; SAW Materials and
Electrets.
Reading:
1. T. Pradeep, Nano: The Essentials; TaTa McGraw-Hill, 2008.
2. B.S. Murthy et al., Textbook of Nano Science and Nanotechnology, Universities Press, 2012.
CY390 INSTRUMENTAL METHODS IN CHEMICAL ANALYSIS (3-0-0) 3
UV-visible spectrometry, Fluorescence, Atomic spectroscopy, Atomic absorption, X-ray fluorescence methods,
Separation techniques, chromatographic techniques, High performance liquid chromatography, Size, exclusion
chromatography, Capillary electrophoresis, Thermo gravimetric analysis, Differential thermal analysis, DSC,
Electroanaly-tical methods, Molecular absorption spectroscopy, Mass spectrometry.
Reading:
1. Mendham, Denny, Barnesand Thomas, Vogel: Text book of Quantitative Chemical Analysis, Pearson
Education, 6th Edition, 2007.
2. Donald L. Pavia, Gary M Lanyman, Introduction to Spectroscopy, 3rd Edition, Thompson Publishers,
2008.
3. Krishan K Chawla, Composite Materials; 2nd Edition, Springer 2006.
CY391 CHEMICAL ASPECTS OF ENERGY SYSTEMS (3-0-0) 3
Energy as the Key of Civilisation; Thermochemistry of Energy Sources and Kinteics of Energy Tapping;
Conventional and Finite Energy Sources; Coal Based Energy Sources and Coal Carbonisation; Petroleum
and Natural Gas; Biomass and Gobar Gas; Primary and Secondary Batteries, Reserve Batteries, SolidState
and Molten Solvent Batteries, Lithium Ion Batteries;, Solar Energy Harnessing, Photogalvanic and Photovoltaic
Energy Storage; Fuel Cells; Hydrogen as Future Fuel; Photochemical Water Cleavage; Green Energies.
Reading:
1. Tokio Ohta, Energy Systems, Elsevier Science, 2000.
2. R. Narayan and B. Viswanathan, Chemical and Electrochemical Energy Systems, Universities Press,
1998.
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HS390 SOFT SKILLS (3-0-0) 3
Soft Skills – definition – scope and importance – workplace communi-cation, process and barriers- Interpersonal
and Intra-personal communication skills- team building- emotional intelligence- developing self-esteemtime
and stress management- group discussions, interviews, and presentation skills-résumé-writing – campus
to company- dressing and grooming- Entrepreneurial Skills Development- Project
Reading:
1. Robert M. Sheffield, Montgomery and Moody, Developing Soft Skills, 4th Edition, Pearson, 2009.
2. K. Alex, Soft Skills: Know Yourself and Know the World, S. Chand, 2009.
3. Gopalaswamy Ramesh, Mahadevan Ramesh, The Ace of Soft Skills: Attitude, Communication and
Etiquette for Success, Pearson, 2010.
ME440 ALTERNATIVE SOURCES OF ENERGY (3-0-0)3
Non-conventional sources of energy, solar energy, basic sun-earth relationships, coordinates of the sun,
solar radiation measurement and prediction, solar thermal devices, photovoltaic power, fuel cells, wind
energy, hydrogen energy, other forms of energy, nuclear, biomass, ocean and geothermal energy.
Reading:
1. Sukhatme S.P. and J.K.Nayak, Solar Energy – Principles of Thermal Collection and Storage, Tata McGraw
Hill, New Delhi, 2008.
2. Khan B.H., Non-Conventional Energy Resources, Tata McGraw Hill, New Delhi, 2006.
3. J.A. Duffie and W.A. Beckman, Solar Energy – Thermal Processes, John Wiley, 2001.
MM 440 MATERIALS FOR ENGINEERING APPLICATIONS (3-0-0) 3
Classification of materials and properties, metallurgical aspects of materials, Significance of microstructural
features, effect of cooling and heating rates and ageing materials for mechanical load bearing applications,
corrosion resistant materials, materials for electrical, electronic, civil, biomedical applications.
Reading:
1. M.F. Ashby: Engineering Materials, 4th Edition, Elsevier, 2005.
2. M.F. Ashby: Materials Selection in Mechanical Design, Butterworth Heinemann, 2005.
3. ASM Publication Vol. 20, Materials Selection and Design, ASM, 1997
4. Pat L. Mangonon: The Principles of Materials Selection and Design, Prentice Hall International, Inc,
1999.
CH440 INDUSTRIAL POLLUTION CONTROL (3-0-0) 3
Introduction – Air pollution – Meteorological aspects of air pollution – Air pollution sampling and measurement-
Air pollution control methods and equipment – Control of specific gaseous pollutants – Sources and
classification of water pollutants- sampling Waste water and analysis – Waste water treatment – Solid waste
management – Hazardous waste management.
Reading:
1. Rao C.S., Environmental Pollution Control Engineering, Wiley Eastern Limited, India, 2006.
2. Noel de Nevers, Air Pollution and Control Engineering, McGraw Hill, 2010.
3. Glynn Henry J. and Gary W. Heinke, Environmental Science and Engineering, 2nd Edition, Prentice Hall
of India, 2004.
CH441 FUEL CELL TECHNOLOGY (3-0-0)3
Overview of Fuel Cells, Fuels for Fuel Cells, Fuel Cell Process Design, Along the Electrode Models; Stack
Design and Systems Integration.
Reading:
1. Gregor Hoogers, Fuel Cell Technology Hand Book, CRC Press, 2003.
2. Karl Kordesch and Gunter Simader, Fuel Cells and Their Applications, VCH Publishers, NY, 2001.
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CS440 MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS (3-0-0) 3
Organization and Information Systems, Changing Environment and its impact on Business, Kinds of
Information Systems, Computer Fundamentals, Telecommunication and Networks, System Analysis and
Development and Models, Manufacturing and Service Systems Information systems for Accounting, Finance,
Production and Manufacturing, Marketing and HRM functions, Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP), Choice
of IT, Nature of IT decision, Security and Ethical Challenges.
Reading:
1. Kenneth J Laudon, Jane P. Laudon, Management Information Systems, 10th Edition,Pearson/PHI, 2007.
2. W. S. Jawadekar, Management Information Systems, 3rd Edition, TMH, 2004.
BT440 BIOSENSORS (3-0-0) 3
Introduction to Biosensors, Advantages and limitations, various components of biosensors, Types of
Biosensors, Types of membranes used in biosensor constructions. Transducers in Biosensors: Various types
of transducers; principles and applications of Biosensors.
Reading:
1. Donald G. Buerk, Biosensors: Theory and Applications, 1st Edition, CRC Press, 2009.
2. Jon Cooper, Tony Cass, Biosensors: A Practical Approach, 2nd Edition, Oxford University Press, 2004.
3. Bilitewski, U. Turner, A.P.F., Biosensors for Environmental Monitoring, 1st Edition, Harwood, 2006.
SM440 HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

Introduction, Job Analysis, Employee Involvement, and Flexible Work Schedules, Human resource Planning, Recruitment and Careers, Employee Selection, Training and Development, Appraising and Improving Performance, Managing Compensation, Industrial relations, Disputes, Grievances and Discipline, International Human Resources Management.

Reading:
1. Gary Dessler and Biju Varkkey, Human Resource Management, Pearson Edition, 2011.
2. Bohlander George W, Snell Scott A, Veena Vohra, Human Resource Management, Cengage Learning, 2010.
3. Aswathappa, Human Resource Management, TMH, 2011.

MA440 OPTIMIZATION TECHNIQUES (3-0-0) 3

Formulation of a LPP – Graphical Method – Simplex method – duality – dual simplex method – sensitivity analysis, transportation and assignment problems, traveling salesman problem – Lagrange multipliers and Kuhn-Tucker conditions – quadratic programming problem – Dynamic Programming – Integer Linear Programming.
Reading:
1. J.C. Pant, Introduction to Optimization, Jain Brothers, 2008.
2. S.S. Rao, Optimization Theory and Applications, Wiley Eastern, 2004.
3. K.V. Mittal, Optimization Methods, Wiley Eastern, 2003.
4. H.A. Taha, Operations Research, Pearson, 2007.
MA441 OPERATIONS RESEARCH (3-0-0) 3
Formulation of a LPP – Graphical solution – Simplex method – revised simplex method – duality theory –
Transportation problems – Single server queuing models – deterministic inventory control models – stochastic
inventory control models.
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Reading:
1. Kanti Swarup, Man Mohan and P.K.Gupta, Introduction to Operations Research, S.Chand & Co., 2006.
2. J.C.Pant, Introduction to Operations Research, Jain Brothers, New Delhi, 2008.
3. N.S.Kambo : Mathematical Programming Techniques, East-West Pub., Delhi, 1991.
PH440 NANO MATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY (3-0-0) 3
General properties of Nano materials – mechanical properties; Fullerenes and CNT’s – Synthesis, physical
properties; Investigation and manipulating materials in the Nanoscale – SAMs and clusters; Semi conducting
Quantum Dots – Nanobiology- Nanosensors – Nanomedicines.
Reading:
1. T. Pradeep, Nano: The Essentials; TaTa McGraw-Hill, 2008.
2. W.R. Fahrner, Nanotechnology and Nanoelectronics; Springer, 2006.
3. B.S. Murthy et al., Textbook of Nano Science and Nanotechnology, Universities Press, 2012.
4. Rechard Booker and Earl Boysen, Nanotechnology; Willey, 2006.
PH441 BIOMATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY (3-0-0) 3
Overview of biomaterials; Structure and properties of biomaterials – surface properties of solids; Types of
biomaterials – implant materials; Characterization of materials; Bio implantation materials – Materials in
ophthalmology; Tissue response to implants.
Reading:
1. Joon Park, R.S. Lakes, Biomaterials – An Introduction; 3rd Edition, Springer, 2007.
2. Sujatha V Bhat, Biomaterials; 2nd Edition, Narosa Publishing House, 2006.
CY440 CORROSION SCIENCE (3-0-0)3
Understanding Corrosion, types of corrosion, methods of corrosion monitoring, measurement of corrosion
steel in reinforced cement concrete, corrosion rates of metals due to microbially induced corrosion, methods
of corrosion prevention and control.
Reading:
1. R. Winston Revie, Herbert H. Uhlig, Corrosion and Corrosion Control, 4th Edition, Wiley Interscience,
2007.
2. Mc Caffety, Edward, Introduction to Corrosion Science, 1st Edition, Springer, 2010.
CY441 CHEMISTRY OF NANOMATERIALS (3-0-0) 3
Synthesis, characterization, properties and applications of the following Nanomaterials, Fullerenes, Carbon
nanotubes, Core-Shell Nanoparticles, Nanoshells, Self- assembled monolayers, and Monolayer Protected
Metal Nanoparticles, Nanocrystalline materials, Magnetic Nanoparticles and Important properties in relation
to nanomagnetic materials, Thermoelectric materials, Non-linear optical materials, liquid crystals.
Reading:
1. T Pradeep, NANO: The Essentials, MaGraw-Hill Edition, 2007.
2. Sulabha K. Kulakarni, Nanotechnology (Principles, Properties and Applications), Capital Pub. House,
2009.
3. C. N. R. Rao, Nanomaterials Chemistry, Achim Muller, K.Cheetham, Wiley-VCH, 2007.
HS440 CORPORATE COMMUNICATION (3-0-0) 3
Importance of Communication in the Corporate World; Oral Communication: a) Oral Fluency and
Communication Techniques, b) Seminar skills and Presentation skills; Listening Skills; Writing for Career
Purposes; Leadership Communication.

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Reading:
1. Priyadarshi Patnaik, Group Discussion and Interview Skills, Cambridge University Press, 2011.
2. R.C. Sharma and Krishna Mohan, Business Correspondence and Report Writing, 3rd Edition, Tata McGraw-Hill, 2008.
3. Patrick Hanks and Jim Corbett, Business Listening Tasks, Cambridge University Press, 1986.

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