Bridge Engineering (CV401)

Course Name: 

Bridge Engineering (CV401)

Programme: 

B.Tech(Civil)

Semester: 

Seventh

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3

Content: 

Bridge site investigation and planning, bridge hydrology, Standards of loading for highway and railway bridges, Culverts, bridge superstructures, Design of R.C.C. beam and slab bridges, load distribution methods, Bearings, Design of bridge substructures and foundations, Design principles of prestressed concrete, steel and composite bridges, Introduction to cable stayed and suspension bridges, flyovers, temporary and movable bridges, construction and maintenance of bridges and flyovers.

References: 

1. D.J. Victor, Essentials of Bridge Engineering, Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. Pvt. Ltd. New Delhi. 2. N. Krishna Raju, Design of Bridges, Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. Pvt. Ltd. New Delhi.

Department: 

Civil Engineering
 

Contact us

Dr. Varghese George, Professor and Head
Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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