ENGINEERING MECHANICS 1 YEAR SYLLABUS 2016 FOR KTU B-TECH S1 S2 STUDENTS

Here is the Modified 2016 KTU Syllabus for B-TECH KTU STUDENTS. 

KTU First year B.tech Syllabus for ENGINEERING MECHANICS.

ENGINEERING MECHANICS 1 YEAR SYLLABUS 2016 FOR KTU B-TECH S1 S2 STUDENTS


ENGINEERING MECHANICS


Syllabus: 

Statics:  Fundamental  concepts  and  laws  of  mechanics;  Force  systems;  Principle  of  moments; Resultant of force and couple systems; Equilibrium of rigid body; Free body diagram; Equilibrium of a rigid body in three dimension; Support reactions.



Properties of surfaces and solids - Centroid, Moment of inertia, Polar moment of inertia, Mass moment of inertia, Product of inertia and Principal moment of inertia; Theorems of Pappus – Guldinus; Friction; Principle of virtual work.
Dynamics: Rectangular and cylindrical coordinate system; Combined motion of rotation and translation; Newton’s second law in rectilinear translation; D’Alembert’s principle; Mechanical vibration; Simple harmonic motion; Spring-mass model.

Text Book:




1.ShamesI.H.,EngineeringMechanics,StaticsandDynamics,

Pearson Prentice


2.TimoshenkoS.&YoungD.H.,EngineeringMechanics,

Mc-GrawHill


Module 1 Contents


Statics: Fundamental concepts and laws of mechanics – Rigid body –Principle of transmissibility of forces Coplanar force systems - Moment of a force – Principle of moments Resultant of force and couple system Equilibrium  of  rigid  body  –  Free  body  diagram  –  Conditions  of equilibrium in two dimensions – Two force and three force members.


Module 2 Contents


Types  of  supports  –  Problems  involving  point  loads  and  uniformly distributed loads only.Force systems in space – Degrees of freedom – Free body diagram – Equations of equilibrium – Simple resultant and Equilibrium problems.


Module 3 Contents

Properties of planar surfaces – Centroid and second moment of area (Derivations not required) - Parallel and perpendicular axis theorem – Centroid and Moment of Inertia of composite area.Polar Moment of Inertia – Radius of gyration – Mass moment of inertia of cylinder and thin disc (No derivations required).Product of inertia – Principal Moment of Inertia (conceptual level).Theorems of Pappus and Guldinus.

  Module 4 Contents

Friction – Characteristics of dry friction – Problems involving friction of ladder, wedges and connected bodies. Definition of work and virtual work – Principle of virtual work for a system of connection bodies – Problems on determinate beams only.

Module 5 Contents 


Dynamics: Rectangular and Cylindrical co-ordinate system Combined motion of rotation and translation – Concept of instantaneous centre – Motion of connecting rod of piston and crank of a reciprocating pump. Rectilinear translation – Newton’s second law – D’Alembert’s Principle – Application to connected bodies (Problems on motion of lift only).
  

Module 6 Contents 


Mechanical vibrations – Free and forced vibration - Degree of freedom.Simple harmonic motion – Spring-mass model – Period – Stiffness –
Frequency – Simple numerical problems of single degree of freedom.
 Hence the B.tech Syllabus for KTU . 






ENGINEERING MECHANICS 1 YEAR SYLLABUS 2016 FOR KTU B-TECH S1 S2 STUDENTS

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