CE-8201 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS & EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING CE 8th sem RGTU/RGPV CIVIL Engineering(CE) 8th Semester Syllabus
CE-8201 STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS & EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING Course Contents:
Single DOF systems - Undamped and Damped, Response to Harmonic and periodic excitations, Response to Arbitrary, Step, Ramp and Pulse Excitations.
Numerical Evaluation of Dynamic Response - Time stepping methods, methods based an Interpolation of Excitation, Newmark’s and Wilson - q method, Analysis of Nonlinear Response, Introduction to frequency domain analysis.
Unit - III.
Elements of seismology - Definitions of the basic terms related to earthquake (magnitude, intensity, epicenter, focus etc.), seismographs Earthquake Response of structures - Nature of dynamic loading resulting from earthquake, construction of Response spectrum for Elastic and Inelastic systems.
Unit - IV.
Multiple DOF systems : Stiffness and Flexibility matrices for shear buildings, free and forced vibrations-undamped and damped, Modal and Response History Analysis, Systems with distributed mass & elasticity.
Unit - V.
Earthquake Resistant Design of Structures, Design of structures for strength & servicability, Ductility and energy absorption, Provisions of IS : 1893 and IS : 4326 for aseismic design of structures, Code for ductile detailing IS : 13920.
Reference Books :--
1. Chopra A.K., Dynamics of structures - Theory and Applications to Earthquake Enginering,Prentice Hall of India, New Delhi.
2. Berg G.V. Elements of Structural Dynamics, Prentice Hall of India, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
3. Paz Mario, Structural Dynamics, CBS Publishers, Delhi
4. Clough R.W. & Penzien J., Dynamics of structures McGraw Hill, New York.