Back close

Course Detail

Course Name Advanced Structural Design
Course Code 18SC612
Program M. Tech. in Structural & Construction EngineeringPlacements & Partners
Semester 1
Credits Coimbatore
Year Taught 2019

Syllabus

Course Syllabus

Stress-strain characteristics of concrete under multi- axial stresses- confined concrete- Effect of cyclic loading on concrete and reinforcing steel. Control of deflections- Control of cracking – Codal procedures on crack-width and deflection computation. Strut and Tie Models- corbels and deep beams. Design of corbels, Deep beams and RC walls. Inelastic behavior of concrete beams, moment – rotation curves, Strength and ductility concept- Design of joints in frames.

Stress strain behavior and strength of steel under static and cyclic loading; Buckling and post buckling behavior of plates; Behavior and design of members under tension, compression, bending, and combined forces.

Fasteners: Methods of installation and behavior. Screws and rivets in cold formed steel construction. Types of connections, Behavior of local elements, Analysis, Design and Detailing. Cold Formed Steel Members: Effective width and Direct Strength Design methods.

Text Books

  • Design of Concrete Structures, Arthur. H. Nilson, David Darwin and Charles W Dolan, Tata McGraw Hill, 2004.
  • Concrete Structure, Park.R and Paulay, T, Reinforced, MISL-WILEY – Series Edition, 2009.
  • Advanced Reinforced Concrete Design, Varghese P .C, Prentice Hall of India, 2007.
  • Design of Steel Structures, Subramanian .N, Oxford University Press, New Delhi 2008.
  • Cold-Formed Steel Design, Wei-Wen Yu and Roger A .Laboube, Fourth Edition, Structures, John Wiley & Sons, 2010.

References

‘Advanced Structural Design’ is a course offered in the first semester of M. Tech. program in Structural & Construction Engineering at the School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus.

DISCLAIMER: The appearance of external links on this web site does not constitute endorsement by the School of Biotechnology/Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham or the information, products or services contained therein. For other than authorized activities, the Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham does not exercise any editorial control over the information you may find at these locations. These links are provided consistent with the stated purpose of this web site.

Admissions Apply Now