Design of Steel Structures (CV351)

Course Name: 

Design of Steel Structures






Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 



General principles of elastic method of design of steel structures. Bolted and welded connections, Tension and
compression members, laterally supported and unsupported beams, unsymmetrical bending, built up beams, plate
girders, members subjected to axial force and uniaxial and biaxial moments. Introduction to the limit state design
philosophy of steel structures.

Course Outcomes:
1. To understand and shall be able to design structural fasteners namely riveted, bolted or welded connections.
2. Able to design tension members and their connections.
3. Able to design compression members and their connections.
4. Able to design beams and built-up beams and their connections.


1) A.S. Arya and J.L. Ajmani, Design of steel structures, Nem Chand Bros, Roorkee. 2) Ramachandra, Vol I & II, Design of steel structures, Standard Book House, New Delhi. 3) S.K. Duggal, Design of Steel Structures, Tata McGraw Hill, Publishing Co. Ltd., New Delhi. Related IS Codes

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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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