B.E. Civil Engineering:Design of MasonryThapar 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
Design of Masonry
Introduction: Brick masonry units, Concrete masonry units, types, grades and properties of concrete masonry units, mortar, grout and plaster. Masonry construction, types of bonds, bond at connections, types of joints, contraction and expansion joints
Brick Masonry in Buildings: Brickwork, brick walls, brick columns and piers. Allowable stresses, cross sectional area, shape factor of units, slenderness ratio. Type of loading, net permissible stresses, composite brick concrete piers. Bed stone and bed plates.
Laterally loaded Masonry Structure: Structures and loads, stability of masonry, masonry dams, retaining walls.
Foundations, Piers, Walls and Abutments: Wall and column footings in buildings, bridge foundations, the substructure, loads on substructures. Determination of safe bearing capacity. Lateral load resistance of well foundations.
Structural Design: General, Load Dispersion, arching action, design thickness/cross section. Design of foundations, piers, walls, dams and retaining walls, design of RBC slabs, lintels, Reinforced Brick columns.
Masonry Arches and Domes: Arches in buildings, stability of masonry arches. Design of masonry arches by elastic theory. Analysis of masonry domes � stability of masonry domes.
Seismic Design of brick masonry buildings