Structural Dynamics and Wind Engineering (CV427)

Course Name: 

Structural Dynamics and Wind Engineering (CV427)




Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Vibration of SDOF systems - Free and Forced vibrations, effect of damping, response spectrum, MDOF systems - Natural frequencies and modes, Eigenvalue problem, mode superposition method, Wind effects- Mean Wind speed, turbulence, spectrum of turbulence, Aerodynamic instabilities, Aerodynamic damping, Along - wind and Across -wind responses.


1) Cloush and Penzien, Dynamics of Structures, McGraw Hill, New York. 2) J.W. Simth, Vibration of Structures, Chapman and Hall Ltd., New York. Scanlan and Sachi, Wind Engineering

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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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