GE2152 BASIC CIVIL & MECHANICAL ENGINEERING SYLLABUS | ANNA UNIVERSITY SECOND SEMESTER SYLLABUS
BELOW IS THE ANNA UNIVERSITY 2ND SEMESTER BE/BTECH SYLLABUS IT IS APPLICABLE FOR ALL STUDENTS ADMITTED IN THE YEAR 2011-2012(ANNA UNIVERSITY CHENNAI,TRICHY,MADURAI,TIRUNELVELI,COIMBATORE), 2008 REGULATION OF ANNA UNIVERSITY CHENNAI AND STUDENTS ADMITTED IN ANNA UNIVERSITY CHENNAI DURING 2009.
(Common to branches un d er Electrical and I & C Faculty) 4 0 0 4
A – CIVIL ENGINEERING
UNIT I SURVEYING AND CIVIL ENGINEERING MATERIALS 15
Surveying: Objects – types – classification – principles – measurements of distances – angles –
leveling – determination of areas – illustrative examples.
Civil Engineering Materials: Bricks – stones – sand – cement – concrete – steel sections.
UNIT II BUILDING COMPONENTS AND STRUCTURES 15
Foundations: Types, Bearing capacity – Requirement of good foundations.
Superstructure: Brick masonry – stone masonry – beams – columns – lintels – roofing – flooring –
plastering – Mechanics – Internal and external forces – stress – strain – elasticity – Types of Bridges
and Dams – Basics of Interior Design and Landscaping.
TOTAL : 30 PERIODS
B – MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
UNIT III POWER PLANT ENGINEERING 10
Introduction, Classification of Power Plants – Working principle of steam, Gas, Diesel, Hydro-electric
and Nuclear Power plants – Merits and Demerits – Pumps and turbines – working principle of
Reciprocating pumps (single acting and double acting) – Centrifugal Pump. ,
UNIT IV IC ENGINES 10
Internal combustion engines as automobile power plant – Working principle of Petrol and Diesel
Engines – Four stroke and two stroke cycles – Comparison of four stroke and two stroke engines –
Boiler as a power plant.
UNIT V REFRIGERATION AND AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM 10
Terminology of Refrigeration and Air Conditioning. Principle of vapour compression and absorption
system – Layout of typical domestic refrigerator – Window and Split type room Air conditioner.
TOTAL: 30 PERIODS
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4. Venugopal K and Prahu Raja V, “Basic Mechanical Engineering”, Anuradha Publishers,
5. Shantha Kumar S R J., “Basic Mechanical Engineering”, Hi-tech Publications, Mayiladuthurai,