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### ST 9265 THEORY OF PLATES SYLLABUS | ANNA UNIVERSITY ME STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING 1ST SEM SYLLABUS REGULATION 2009 2011 2012-2013

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ST 9265 THEORY OF PLATES SYLLABUS | ANNA UNIVERSITY ME STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING 1ST SEM SYLLABUS REGULATION 2009 2011 2012-2013 BELOW IS THE ANNA UNIVERSITY FIRST SEMESTER ME STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT SYLLABUS, TEXTBOOKS, REFERENCE BOOKS,EXAM PORTIONS,QUESTION BANK,PREVIOUS YEAR QUESTION PAPERS,MODEL QUESTION PAPERS, CLASS NOTES, IMPORTANT 2 MARKS, 8 MARKS, 16 MARKS TOPICS. IT IS APPLICABLE FOR ALL STUDENTS ADMITTED IN THE YEAR 2011 2012-2013 (ANNA UNIVERSITY CHENNAI,TRICHY,MADURAI,TIRUNELVELI,COIMBATORE), 2009 REGULATION OF ANNA UNIVERSITY CHENNAI AND STUDENTS ADMITTED IN ANNA UNIVERSITY CHENNAI DURING 2009

ST 9265 THEORY OF PLATES L T P C
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OBJECTIVE:
 To study the behaviour and analysis of thin plates and the behaviour of
anisotropic and thick plates.
UNIT I INTRODUCTION TO PLATES THEORY 10
Thin Plates with small deflection. Laterally loaded thin plates, governing differential
equation, various boundary conditions.
UNIT II RECTANGULAR PLATES 12
Rectangular plates. Simply supported rectangular plates, Navier solution and Levy's
method, Rectangular plates with various edge conditions, plates on elastic foundation.
UNIT III CIRCULAR PLATES 8
Symmetrical bending of circular plates.
UNIT IV SPECIAL AND APPROXIMATE METHODS. 8
Energy methods, Finite difference and Finite element methods.
UNIT V ANISOTROPIC PLATES AND THICK PLATES 7
Orthotropic plates and grids, moderately thick plates.
TOTAL: 45 PERIODS
REFERENCES:
1. Timoshenko, S. and Krieger S.W. “Theory of Plates and Shells”, McGraw Hill Book
Company, New York, 1990.
2. Bairagi, “Plate Analysis”, Khanna Publishers, 1996.
3. Reddy J N, “Theory and Analysis of Elastic Plates and Shells”, McGraw Hill Book
Company, 2006.
4. Szilard, R., “Theory and Analysis of Plates”, Prentice Hall Inc., 1995.
5. Chandrashekahara, K. Theory of Plates, University Press (India) Ltd., Hyderabad,
2001.