NIT Jamshedpur Mechanical Engineering Syllabus PART III
INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES (3-0-0) 3
Classification, VTD and PTD, combustion chambers for SI and CI engines, combustion in SI and CI engines,
fuel supply system, super charging, performance of I. C. engines, engine emissions, modern developments.
1. Ganesan,V., Internal Combustion Engines, Tata McGraw Hill Publishing Company, 2007.
2. Mathur, M.L., and Sharma, R.P., A Course in Internal Combustion Engines, Dhanpat Rai and Sons, 2008.
3. John, B.H., Internal Combustion Engine Fundamentals, McGraw Hill, 1988.
ME302 DYNAMICS OF MACHINERY (3-1-0) 4
Dynamic force analysis in planar mechanisms, flywheels, balancing of rotors and reciprocating machinery,
balancing machines, governors, free and forced vibration of damped and undamped single degree of freedom
systems, isolation, whirling of shafts, gyroscope.
1. Shigley, J.E., and John Joseph Uicker, Theory of Machines and Mechanisms, McGraw Hill International
Editions, 2nd Edition, 2003.
2. Norton, R.L., Design of Machinery – An introduction to the Synthesis and Analysis of Mechanisms of
Machines, McGraw Hill International Editions, 2nd Edition, 2000.
ME303 MACHINE TOOLS AND METROLOGY (4-0-0) 4
Machine Tools: Types, Specifications, Operations, Tools, Accessories and attachments, Machining time
calculations, Gear Machining, Abrasive and Finishing processes, Metrology: Linear and Angular Measurements,
Limits, Fits and Tolerances, Design of limit gauges, Comparators, Screw Thread Measurement, Gear inspection,
Surface roughness measurement, Interferometry, Form Measurements, CMM.
1. Kalpakjian, S. and Steven R. Schmid, Manufacturing, Engineering and Technology, Pearson, 2005.
2. I.C. Gupta, Engineering Metrology, Dhanpat Rai & Sons, 2003.
ME304 MANAGEMENT SCIENCE AND PRODUCTIVITY (4-0-0) 4
Functions of management, Leadership styles and motivational theories, Marketing management process,
PLC strategies, Production strategies, Facility design, PPC, Productivity and work study, Process control
charts, Acceptance sampling, Taguchi’s philosophy, QFD, TQM, Inventory control, Project planning and
feasibility analysis, project scheduling methods.
1. Koontz H. et al., Essentials of Management, 7th Edition, McGraw Hill Book Company, New York, 2007.
2. Philip Kotler., Marketing Management, 13th Edition, Prentice Hall of India/Pearson, New Delhi, 2009.
3. Chase, Shankar, Jacobs and Aquilano, Operations and Supply Management, 12th Edition, Tata McGraw
Hill, New Delhi, 2010.
ME305 MECHANICAL MEASUREMENTS (3-0-0) 3
Generalized configuration and functional description of measuring instruments, generalized performance
characteristics of instruments – static and dynamic characteristics, uncertainty analysis, basic electrical
transducers, force, torque, speed, pressure, flow, temperature and heat flux measurement, pollution
1. Holman, J.P., Experimental Methods for Engineers, Tata McGraw Hill Book Company, New Delhi, 2010.
2. Thomas G. Beckwith and Lewis Buck, Mechanical Measurements, Narosa Publishing House, 2009.
3. Ernest O. Doeblin, Measurement Systems – Applications and Design, Tata McGraw Hill Book Company,
New Delhi, 2011.
B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering – Scheme and Syllabi
ME306 THERMAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY (0-0-3) 2
Experiments on performance of SI and CI engines at constant and variable speeds, Experiments on
performance of Turbo machines, Steam experiments.
ME307 DYNAMICS AND MEASUREMENTS LABORATORY (0-0-3) 2
Dynamics Laboratory: Experiments on free vibrations: Bifilar, trifilar, compound pendulums. Damping: damping
and critical damping coefficients, logarithmic decrement, coulomb damping, Natural frequencies of coupled
Measurements Laboratory: Calibration of thermocouple, pressure gauges, Strain Gauges and flow meters.
ME 311 ADVANCED THERMODYNAMICS (3-0-0) 3
Properties of Gases and Gas Mixtures, Real gas Equations of State, Thermodynamic Relations, Equilibrium
and Third Law, Reactive Mixtures, Gibbs Function, Fugacity and Activity, Combustion, Phase and Chemical
Equilibrium, Statistical Thermodynamics, Kinetic Theory of Gases, Transport Processes in Gases.
1. Nag, P.K., Basic and Applied Thermodynamics, Tata McGraw Hill Publications, New Delhi, 2012.
2. Vanwylen G.J., Sonntag R.E., Fundamentals of Classical Thermodynamics, Wiley Eastern, New Delhi,
3. Bevan, J. O., Chemical Thermodynamics: Principles and Applications, Elsevier, 2011.
ME318 FINITE ELEMENT METHOD (3-0-0) 3
FE modeling: Weighted Residual and Variational methods of Formulation, FE procedures and Element
formulation for 1-D structural elements, Assembly procedures, Constraints and their handling. Formulation of
plane stress, plane strain and axi-symmetric elements, Steady State field problems, Heat transfer and fluid
1. Rao, S.S, The Finite Element Methods in Engineering, 5th Edition. Elsevier 2011.
2. Robert D. Cook, David S. Malkuns, Michel E. Plesha, Concepts and Applications of Finite Element Analysis,
3rd Edition, John Wiley & Sons. 2004.
3. Frank L. Stasa, Applied Finite Element Analysis for Engineers, CBS International, 2000.
ME325 ADVANCED WELDING TECHNOLOGY (3-0-0) 3
Solid state welding: Fundamentals, Friction welding, Friction stir welding, Electron Beam welding (EBW),
Laser Beam welding (LBW).
1. Nadkarni S.V., Modern Welding Technology, Oxford IBH Publishers, 1996.
2. Parmar R. S., Welding Engineering and Technology, Khanna Publishers, 2005.
3. D. L. Olson, T. A. Siewert, Metal Hand Book, Vol 06, Welding, Brazing and Soldering, ASM International
Hand book Metals Park, Ohio USA, 2008.
ME326 ADVANCED METAL CASTING AND NDT (3-0-0) 3
Production of Ferrous and non ferrous castings, Design and positioning of risers – gating ratio use of padding
and chills -solidification of castings – Finishing Operations, Heat-treatment of castings, Salvaging of defective
castings, Defects in castings, Quality control and Quality Assurances, NDT.
1. Ramana Rao T. V, Metal Casting: Principles and Practice, New Age International, 2008.
2. Baldev Raj, Practical Non Destructive Testing and Evaluation, Alpha Science International, 2007.
3. Richard W Heine, 2003, Principles of Metal Casting, Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited Park,
Ohio USA, 2008.
B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering – Scheme and Syllabi
ME332 OPERATIONS RESEARCH (3-0-0) 3
OR Modelling Approach; Linear Programming; Transportation and Assignment Problems; dynamic
programming, Integer programming, introduction to nonlinear programming.
1. Taha H.A., Operations Research, 9th Edition, Prentice Hall of India, New Delhi, 2010.
2. Kanti Swarup., Man Mohan., and Gupta, P.K., Introduction to Operations Research, 7th Edition, Sultan
Chand & Sons, New Delhi, 2005.
3. Hillier, F.S., and Lieberman G.J., Introduction to Operations Research, 7th Edition, TMH, 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.
1. Henry M.S, Engineering Economics Principles, McGraw Hill Publishers, 2001.
2. Jain and Narang, Accounting, Kalyani Publishers, 2000.
ME351 HEAT AND MASS TRANSFER (3-1-0) 4
Introduction, Conduction, Steady-state Conduction, Extended surfaces, Unsteady-state conduction,
Convection, Boiling and condensation, Heat exchangers, Radiation, Mass transfer.
1. Holman, J.P, Heat Transfer, McGraw Hill Book Company Ltd., New York, 2004.
2. Incropera, F. P. and De Witt, D. P, Fundamentals of Heat and Mass Transfer, 5th Edition, John Wiley &
Sons, New York, 2006.
3. Ozisik, M.N, Heat Transfer – A Basic Approach, McGraw Hill, New York, 2003.
ME352 DESIGN OF MACHINE ELEMENTS-2 (3-1-0) 4
Fatigue criterion, stress concentration, design of shafts, gears, belt and chain drives, springs, bearings and
lubrication, design of I C Engine components – crank shaft, brakes and clutches.
1. Norton, R.L., Machine Design: An Integrated Approach, 2nd Edition, Pearson.
2. Shigley, J.E. and Mischke, C.R., Mechanical Engineering Design, 6th Edition, Tata McGraw Hill, 2003.
3. Black and Adams, Machine Design, McGraw Hill Co., New Delhi, 2002.
ME353 MACHINING SCIENCE
Metal Cutting: Single point cutting tool geometry, Mechanics of metal cutting, Built-Up-Edge, Merchant’s analysis, Thermal aspects in machining, Cutting Fluids, Cutting tool materials, Machinability, tool wear and tool life, Machining economics, Mechanics of Milling and Grinding, Modern Machining Processes: USM,EDM, ECM, AJM, WJM, AWJM and LBM.
1. Kalpakjian, S. and Steven R. Schmid, Manufacturing, Engineering and Technology, Pearson, 2007.
2. PC Pandey and HS Shan, Modern Machining Processes, TMH, 2002.
ME354 HEAT TRANSFER AND FUELS LABORATORY
Heat transfer experiments on Natural and Forced convection, radiation and heat exchangers; Determination of the fuel characteristics such as Viscosity, Flash and Fire points and Distillation; Reciprocating compressorperformance evaluation.