The course on “Concrete Technology” focuses on concrete making materials including supplementary cementitious materials. Concrete production process also forms a part of the discussion. Going through the course one would develop first-hand knowledge on concrete production process and properties and uses of concrete as a modern material of construction. The courses will enable one to make appropriate decision regarding ingredient selection and use of concrete.
BE/ME i.e. B,Tech/M.Tech
A basic Civil Engineering Materials course
L&T ECC, Ultra Tech Cement, JK Cements, ACC, Star Cement and all other cement companies. CPWD and all other PWDs.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Prof. B. Bhattacharjee, B.Tech(IIT KGP:1978), M.Tech. (IIT D:1982) and Ph.D. (I ITD:1990) Field Experience: M/s Gammon India Limited:1978-80. Professor Bishwajit Bhattacharjee is working with the Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi (India). His research interests pertain to the domains of cement and concrete technology, building science, sustainable construction, and health monitoring of structures. His publications in these areas are well cited. He is also a recipient of the Indian Concrete Institute’s Life Time Achievement Award.
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Prologue – Intro. to the course
Science,Engineering and Technology of Materials- 1&2
Structure of Solids-1
Structure of Solids-2&3
Movement of Atoms
Development of Microstructure-1
Development of Microstructure-2
Response to Stress-1
Response to Stress-2&3
Rheology & Thermal properties
Review of Const. Materials & Criteria for Selection
Wood and Wood Products-1
Wood and Wood Products-2
Wood and Wood Products-3
Fibre Reinforced Polymers-1&2
Glass – Guest Lecture
Polymer Floor Finishes
Books and References
Building Materials, P.C. Varghese, Prentice-Hall India, 2555.
Neville, A.M. and Brooks, J.J.,” CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY”, ELBS .1990.
Neville, A.M., “PROPERTIES OF CONCRETE”, PITMAN. 1983.
Brandt, A.M., “CEMENT BASED COMPOSITES: Materials, Mechanical Properties and Performance”, E & FN Spon. 1995.
Newman, K., “CONCRETE SYSTEMS in COMPOSITE MATERIALS”.EDT BY L.Holliday. Elsevier Publishing Company. 1966.
Powers, T.C., “THE PROPERTIES OF FRESH CONCRETE”.JOHN WILEY & SONS, INC. 1968.
Mehta, P.K., “CONCRETE Structure, Material and Properties” Prantice Hall Inc.1986.
Soroka, I., Portland Cement Paste And Concrete, Macmillan Press London 1979
Newman, John & Choo, Ban Sang. “ADVANCED CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY-Constituent Materials” Elsevier 2003.
Newman, John & Choo, Ban Sang. “ADVANCED CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY-Concrete Properties” Elsevier 2003.
Newman, John & Choo, Ban Sang. “ADVANCED CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY-Testing and Quality” Elsevier 2003.
Wesche, K., “FLY ASH IN CONCRETE Properties and Performance.” E & FN SPON 1991
Malhotra, V.M. and Ramezaniaanpour, A.A., “FLY ASH IN CONCRETE”, CANMET. 1994.
Popovics.S., “FUNDAMENTALS OF PORTLAND CEMENT CONCRETE: A Quantitative Approach VOL 1 FRESH CONCRETE” JOHN WILEY & SONS.1982.
Schiessl.P., “CORROSION OF STEEL IN CONCRETE” Chapman and Hall.1988.
Holland,T.C., “SPECIFICATIONS FOR SILICA FUME FOR USE IN CONCRETE”. CANMET/ACI. 1995
Sarja, A. and Vesikari, E., “DURABILITY DESIGN OF CONCRETE STRUCTURES” E & FN SPON. 1996.
Shah, S.P., and Ahmad, S.H., “HIGH PERFORMANCE CONCRETE AND APPLICATIONS” EDWARD ARNOLD. 1994.
Malier, Y., “HIGH PERFORMANCE CONCRETE From Materials to Structures ” E & FN SPON. 1992.
Berkeley, K.G.C. and Pathmanaban, S., “CATHODIC PROTECTION OF REINFORCEMENT STEEL IN CONCRETE” BUTTERWORTHS. 1990.
Hannant, D.J., “FIBRE CEMENTS AND FIBRE CONCRETE”
Bentur, A. and Mindes, S., “FIBRE REINFORCED CEMENTITIOUS COMPOSITES”
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