ST7203 Steel Structures Previous Year Question Paper Download
To study the behaviour of members and connections, analysis and design of Industrial buildings and roofs, chimneys. Study the design of with cold formed steel and plastic analysis of structures.
UNIT I GENERAL
Design of members subjected to combined forces – Design of Purlins, Louver rails, Gable column and Gable wind girder – Design of simple bases, Gusseted bases and Moment Resisting Base Plates.
UNIT II DESIGN OF CONNECTIONS
Types of connections – Welded and Bolted – Throat and Root Stresses in Fillet Welds – Seated Connections – Unstiffened and Stiffened seated Connections – Moment Resistant Connections – Clip angle Connections – Split beam Connections – Framed Connections.
UNIT III ANALYSIS AND DESIGN OF INDUSTRIAL BUILDINGS
Analysis and design of different types of Live pan, Pratt and north light trusses roofs – Analysis and design of industrial buildings – Sway and non sway frames – Aseismic design of steel buildings.
UNIT IV PLASTIC ANALYSIS OF STRUCTURES
Introduction, Shape factor, Moment redistribution, Combined mechanisms, Analysis of portal frames, Effect of axial force – Effect of shear force on plastic moment, Connections – Requirement – Moment resisting connections. Design of Straight Corner Connections – Haunched Connections – Design of continuous beams.
UNIT V DESIGN OF LIGHT GAUGE STEEL STRUCTURES
Behaviour of Compression Elements – Effective width for load and deflection determination – Behaviour of Unstiffened and Stiffened Elements – Design of webs of beams – Flexural members – Lateral buckling of beams – Shear Lag – Flange Curling – Design of Compression Members – Wall Studs.
ST7203 Steel Structures Previous Year Question Paper for Regulation 2013 Download