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Basic Civil and Mechanical Engineering

Basic Civil and Mechanical Engineering

Published by uLektz

Course Code:BE8252

Author:uLektz

University: Anna University, Tamil Nadu

Regulation:2017

Categories:Electrical & Electronics

Format : ico_bookePUB3 (DRM Protected)

Type :eBook

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Description :Basic Civil and Mechanical Engineering of BE8252 covers the latest syllabus prescribed by Anna University, Tamil Nadu for regulation 2017. Author: uLektz, Published by uLektz Learning Solutions Private Limited.

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UNIT I SCOPE OF CIVIL AND MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

1.1 Overview of civil engineering - Civil engineering contributions to the welfare of society - Specialized sub disciplines in civil engineering - Structural, construction, geotechnical, environmental, transportation and water resources engineering

1.2 Specialized sub disciplines in civil engineering - Structural, construction, geotechnical, environmental, transportation and water resources engineering

1.3 Overview of mechanical engineering - Mechanical engineering contributions to the welfare of society - Specialized sub disciplines in mechanical engineering - Production, automobile, energy engineering - Interdisciplinary concepts in civil and mechanical engineering

UNIT II SURVEYING AND CIVIL ENGINEERING MATERIALS

2.1 Surveying: Objects - classification - principles - measurements of distances - angles - leveling - determination of areas- contours - examples

2.2 Civil engineering materials: Bricks - stones - sand - cement - concrete - steel - timber - modern materials

UNIT III BUILDING COMPONENTS AND STRUCTURES

3.1 Foundations: Types of foundations - Bearing capacity and settlement -

3.2 Civil engineering structures: Brick masonry - stonemasonry - beams - columns - lintels - roofing- flooring - plastering - floor area, carpet area and floor space index

3.3 Types of bridges and dams - water supply - sources and quality of water - rain water harvesting

3.4 Introduction to high way and rail way

UNIT IV INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES AND POWER PLANTS

4.1 Classification of power plants - Internal combustion engines as automobile power plant

4.2 Working principle of petrol and diesel engines-Four stroke and two stroke cycles Comparison of four stroke and two stroke engines

4.3 Working principle of steam, gas, diesel, hydro - electric and nuclear power plants

4.4 Working principle of boilers, turbines

4.5 Reciprocating pumps (Single acting and double acting)

4.6 Centrifugal pumps

UNIT V REFRIGERATION AND AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM

5.1 Terminology of refrigeration and air conditioning

5.2 Principle of vapour compression and absorption system

5.3 Layout of typical domestic refrigerator

5.4 Window and split type room air conditioner

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