NIT Warangal Civil Engineering Syllabus Prestressed Concrete
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.
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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.