B.E. Civil Engineering:Bridge EngineeringThapar University
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First Year: Semester-I
First Year: Semester-II
Electrical and Electronic Science
Second Year- Semester - I
Numerical and Statistical Methods
Measurement Science and Techniques
Building Materials and Construction
Second Year- Semester – II
Material Science and Engineering
Power Generation and Economics
Architecture and Building Drawings
Reinforced Concrete Design
Human Values, Ethics and IPR
Third Year- Semester – I
Hydrology and Ground Water
Water Supply Engineering
Advanced Structural Analysis
Steel Structural Design
Survey Camp (4 weeks- after second year during summer vacations
Third Year- Semester – II
Project Planning and Estimation
Sewerage and Sewage Treatment
Advanced Structural Design
Fourth Year- Semester – I
Computer Application in Civil Engineering
Fourth Year- Semester – II
Total Quality Management
Elements of Earthquake Engineering
Introduction: Definition, components of a bridge, classifications, importance of bridges.
Investigation of Bridges: Need for investigations, selection of bridge site, preliminary data to be collected, design discharge and its determination, linear waterway, economical span, vertical clearance above HFL, scour depth, choice of bridge type
Standard Specifications: Road bridges, I.R.C. loadings, code provisions on width of carriageway, clearances, loads considered etc. Standard specifications for railway bridges, Railway bridge code.
R.C.C. Culvert, Sken Culvert Reinforced Concrete Bridges: T-beam bridge, Courbon�s theory for load distribution. Balanced cantilever bridges, pre-stressed concrete bridges, (General discussions).
Steel Bridges: Introduction to suspension bridges, cantilever bridges, cable-stayed bridges. General arrangement of single-track broad-gauge railway bridge with open floor, design of stringers, cross girders, main trusses, top and bottom lateral bracing, complete design of through type truss bridge.
Sub Structure: Types of piers and abutments, design forces, design of piers and abutments.
Bearing and Joints: Various types of expansion bearing and fixed bearings, elastomeric bearings, joints and their types, design of bearings
Construction, inspection and maintenance of bridges.