Design Of P.S.C. Structures (CV372)

Course Name: 

Design Of P.S.C. Structures (CV372)




Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Materials- Pre and post tensioning methods; losses in pre-stressing; stresses in concrete due to pre-stress and loads;
prediction of long term and short term deflections; limit state of collapse in flexure and shear -Limit state of
serviceability; transmission length; anchorage zone stresses; design of end-block; design of pre and post-tensioned
beams; analysis of continuous beams; concordant cable profiles; analysis of composite beams; determination
of stress distribution in a composite sections.


1) N. Krishna Raju, Pre-stressed concrete, Tata-McGraw Hill, New Delhi. 2) T. Y. Lin and N. H. Burns, Design of pre-stressed concrete structures, John Wiley and Sons, New York.

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Prof. Subhash C. Yaragal,  Professor and Head
Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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