ST7008 Pre Stressed Concrete Previous Year Question Paper Download
Principle of prestressing, analysis and design of prestressed concrete structures.
UNIT I PRINCIPLES OF PRESTRESSING
Principles of Prestressing – types and systems of prestressing, need for High Strength materials, Analysis methods losses, deflection (short-long term), camber, cable layouts.
UNIT II DESIGN OF FLEXURAL MEMBERS
Behaviour of flexural members, determination of ultimate flexural strength – Codal provisions -Design of flexural members, Design for shear, bond and torsion. Design of end blocks.
UNIT III DESIGN OF CONTINUOUS BEAMS
Analysis and design of continuous beams – Methods of achieving continuity – concept of linear transformations, concordant cable profile and gap cables
UNIT IV DESIGN OF TENSION AND COMPRESSION MEMBERS
Design of tension members – application in the design of prestressed pipes and prestressed concrete cylindrical water tanks – Design of compression members with and without flexure – its application in the design piles, flagmasts and similar structures.
UNIT V DESIGN OF COMPOSITE MEMBERS
Composite beams – analysis and design, ultimate strength – their applications. Partial prestressing – its advantages and applications.
ST7008 Pre Stressed Concrete Previous Year Question Paper for Regulation 2013 Download