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THEORY OF VIBRATIONS 9 Concept of inertia and damping – Types of Damping – Difference between static forces and dynamic excitation – Degrees of freedom – SDOF idealisation – Equations of motion of SDOF system for mass as well as base excitation – Free vibration of SDOF system – Response to harmonic excitation – Impulse and response to unit impulse – Duhamel integral 2. MULTIPLE DEGREE OF FREEDOM SYSTEM 9 Two degree of freedom system – Normal modes of vibration – Natural frequencies - Mode shapes Introduction to MDOF systems – Decoupling of equations of motion – Concept of mode superposition (No derivations). 3. ELEMENTS OF SEISMOLOGY 9 Causes of Earthquake – Geological faults – Tectonic plate theory – Elastic rebound – Epicentre – Hypocentre – Primary, shear and Raleigh waves – Seismogram – Magnitude and intensity of earthquakes – Magnitude and Intensity scales – Spectral Acceleration - Information on some disastrous earthquakes 4. RESPONSE OF STRUCTURES TO EARTHQUAKE 9 Response and design spectra – Design earthquake – concept of peak acceleration – Site specific response spectrum – Effect of soil properties and damping – Liquefaction of soils – Importance of ductility – Methods of introducing ductility into RC structures. 5. DESIGN METHODOLOGY 9 IS 1893, IS 13920 and IS 4326 – Codal provisions – Design as per the codes – Base isolation techniques – Vibration control measures – Important points in mitigating effects of earthquake on structures. TOTAL : 45 TEXT BOOKS 1. Arya, A.S., ed., “Earthquake Engineering”, Jai Krishna 60th Birthday Anniversary Commemoration Volume, ISET, Sarita Prakashan, Meerut, 1974. 2. Chopra, A.K., “Dynamics of Structures – Theory and Applications to Earthquake Engineering”, Second Edition, Pearson Education, 2003.

REFERENCES 1. Biggs, J.M., “Introduction to Structural Dynamics”, McGraw–Hill Book Co., N.Y., 1964 2. Dowrick, D.J., “Earthquake Resistant Design”, John Wiley & Sons, London, 1977 3. Paz, M., “Structural Dynamics – Theory & Computation”, CSB Publishers & Distributors, Shahdara, Delhi, 1985 4. NPEEE Publications - See more at: http://topengineeringcollegesintamilnadu.blogspot.in/2010/05/ce1403-basics-ofdynamics-and-aseismic.html#sthash.JXa6X4NG.dpuf

Parallelogram and triangular Law of forces –– Vectorial representation of forces – Vector operations of forces -additions. dot product. cross product – Coplanar Forces – rectangular components – Equilibrium of a particle – Forces in space – Equilibrium of a particle in space – Equivalent systems of forces – Principle of transmissibility .Area moments of inertia of plane areas – Rectangular.Rectangular. I section. circular. triangular areas by integration – T section. triangular areas by integration – T section. circular. Hollow section by using standard formula –Theorems of Pappus . I section. Hollow section by using standard formula – Parallel axis theorem and perpendicular axis theorem –Principal moments of inertia of plane areas – Principal axes of inertiaMass moment of inertia –mass moment of inertia for prismatic.Angle section. cylindrical and spherical solids from first principle – Relation to area moments of inertia. .GE6353 ENGINEERING MECHANICS L T P C 3104 OBJECTIVES To develop capacity to predict the effect of force and motion in the course of carrying out the design functions of engineering UNIT I BASICS AND STATICS OF PARTICLES 12 Introduction – Units and Dimensions – Laws of Mechanics – Lami’s theorem. Angle section. UNIT IV DYNAMICS OF PARTICLES 12 . UNIT II EQUILIBRIUM OF RIGID BODIES 12 Free body diagram – Types of supports –Action and reaction forces –stable equilibrium – Moments and Couples – Moment of a force about a point and about an axis – Vectorial representation of moments and couples – Scalar components of a moment – Varignon’s theorem – Single equivalent force -Equilibrium of Rigid bodies in two dimensions – Equilibrium of Rigid bodies in three dimensions UNIT III PROPERTIES OF SURFACES AND SOLIDS 12 Centroids and centre of mass – Centroids of lines and areas . subtraction.

E. 5. Kumar.P and Johnston Jr. Pearson Education (2010). (2005). Hibbeller.. New Delhi (2008) . TOTAL: 60 PERIODS 9 TEXT BOOKS: 1. R. “ Engineering Mechanics. their relationship – Relative motion – Curvilinear motion -Newton’s laws of motion – Work Energy Equation– Impulse and Momentum – Impact of elastic bodies. Bhavikatti. 11th Edition. New Age International (P) Limited Publishers. Rajasekaran S and Sankarasubramanian G. New Delhi (2004). 3rd Edition. Oxford University Press (2010) REFERENCES: 1. Tata McGrawHill Publishing company.. “Engineering Mechanics Statics and Dynamics”. 6.S and Rajashekarappa. Shames and Krishna Mohana Rao. Third Edition. Beer. disc/wheel and sphere. and Kraige L.. 4th Edition.L. “Engineering Mechanics – Statics and Dynamics”. F. 2. “Vector Mechanics for Engineers (In SI Units): Statics and Dynamics”.R. 2. 8th Edition. Rolling resistance -Translation and Rotation of Rigid Bodies – Velocity and acceleration – General Plane motion of simple rigid bodies such as cylinder. S.L. (1998). “Engineering Mechanics”. K.G.Statics . Irving H.(1993) 4. Vikas Publishing House Pvt. Vela Murali.. “Engineering Mechanics”.. “Engineering Mechanics”. Ltd. Pearson Education (2006) 3. Velocity and acceleration. Tata McGraw-Hill Publishing company..Volume 2”.G. K.C and Ashok Gupta.Displacements. “Engineering Mechanics: Statics and Dynamics”. John Wiley & Sons.Volume 1. 3rd Revised Edition. G. UNIT V FRICTION AND ELEMENTS OF RIGID BODY DYNAMICS 12 Friction force – Laws of sliding friction – equilibrium analysis of simple systems with sliding friction –wedge friction-. Meriam J.. Dynamics.