Design of RCC Structures VTU Syllabus

MODULE-1 Introduction to working stress and limit State Design: Introduction to working stress method, Difference between Working stress and Limit State Method of design. Philosophy and principle of limit state design with assumptions. Partial Safety factors, Characteristic load and strength. Stress block parameters, concept of balanced section, under reinforced and over reinforced section. Limiting deflection, […]

Design of Steel Structural Elements VTU Syllabus

Module 1 Introduction: Advantages and Disadvantages of Steel Structures, Limit state method Limit State of Strength, Structural Stability, Serviceability Limit states, Failure Criteria of steel, Design Consideration, Loading and load combinations, IS code provisions, Specification and Section classification. Plastic Behavior of Structural Steel: Introduction, Plastic theory, Plastic Hinge Concept, Plastic collapse load, load factor, Shape […]

Strength of Materials 3rd Semister 2022 Scheme Syllabus

Module-1 Simple Stresses and Strains: Introduction, Properties of Materials, Stress, Strain, Hooke’s law, Poisson’s Ratio, Stress – Strain Diagram for structural steel, Principles of superposition,Total elongation of tapering bars of circular and rectangular cross sections. Composite section, Volumetric strain, expression for volumetric strain, Elastic constants, relationship among elastic constants. Thermal stresses and strains, Compound bars […]