## Wednesday, February 5, 2014

### ST7011 COMPUTER AIDED ANALYSIS AND DESIGN Syllabus | Anna University Regulation 2013 ME Structural Engineering First Year Second Semester Syllabus

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### Anna University Syllabus

ST7011 COMPUTER AIDED ANALYSIS AND DESIGN Syllabus | Anna University Regulation 2013 ME Structural Engineering First Year Second Semester Syllabus.  Below is the Anna University 2013 Regulation Syllabus for 2nd Semester for Structural Engineering and Management, 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 Academic year 2013-2014 onwards for all its Affiliated institutions in Tamil Nadu.

### OBJECTIVES:

 To learn the principles of computer graphics, structural analysis, Finite Element Analysis and Application packages, Optimization and Artificial Intelligence
THEORY

### UNIT I COMPUTER GRAPHICS 7 + 5

Graphic primitives – Transformations – Basics of 2D drafting – Modelling of curves and surfaces – Wire frame modelling – Solid Modelling - Graphic standards - Drafting Software packages .

### UNIT II STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS 7+5

Computer method of structural analysis – Simulation and Analysis of steel sections I, channel and Angle – RCC and Composite members - Nonlinear Analysis through software packages

### UNIT III STRUCTURAL DESIGN 7+5

Computer Aided Design of Steel and RC structural elements – Detailing of reinforcement – Detailed Drawing .

### UNIT IV OPTIMIZATION 7+5

Introduction to Optimization – Applications of Linear programming – Simplex Algorithm – Post Optimality Analysis – Project scheduling – CPM and PERT Applications.

### UNIT V ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE 7+5

Introduction – Heuristic Research – Knowledge based Expert Systems – Architecture and Applications – Rules and Decision tables – Inference Mechanisms – Simple Applications – Genetic Algorithm and Applications – Principles of Neural Network – Expert system shells. TOTAL ( L : 35 P:25) : 60 PERIODS

### PRACTICAL LIST OF EXERCISES

1. 2-D Frame Modelling and Analysis.
2. 3 – D Frame Modelling and Analysis.
3. Non Linear Analysis using Design software.
4. Design and Detailing of Structural Elements.
5. Simulation and Analysis of steel beam using FEA software.
6. Simulation and Analysis of R.C.Beam using FEA software.
7. Simulation and Analysis of Composite element s using FEA software.
8. Eigen Value Buckling analysis using FEA software.
The Practical examination will be through external mode.

### REFERENCES:

1. Krishnamoorthy C.S and Rajeev S., “Computer Aided Design”, Narosa Publishing House, New Delhi, 1991.
2. GrooverM.P.andZimmers E.W. Jr.," CAD/CAM, Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing", Prentice Hall of India Ltd, New Delhi, 1993.
3. Harrison H.B., “Structural Analysis and Design Vol.I and II”, Pergamon Press, 1991
4. Hinton E.and Owen D.R.J., “Finite Element Programming”, Academic Press 1977.
5. Rao. S.S., " Optimisation Theory and Applications ", Wiley Eastern Limited, New Delhi, 1977.
6. Richard Forsyth (Ed.), “Expert System Principles and Case Studies”, Chapman and Hall, 1996.