CE8019 - COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN OF STRUCTURES (Syllabus) 2017-regulation Anna University

CE8019 - COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN OF STRUCTURES (Syllabus) 2017-regulation Anna University

CE8019

COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN OF STRUCTURES

 LPTC

3003

OBJECTIVES:
• To introduce the students about computer graphics, structural analysis, design and optimization and expert systems, applications in analysis.

UNIT I

INTRODUCTION               

9

Fundamental reason for implementing CAD - Software requirements – Hardware components in CAD system – Design process - Applications and benefits.

UNIT II

COMPUTER GRAPHICS            

9

Graphic Software – Graphic primitives - Transformations - 2 Dimensional and 3 Dimensional transformations – Concatenation - Wire frame modeling - Solid modeling - Graphic standards - Drafting packages .


UNIT III

STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS         

9

Principles of structural analysis - Fundamentals of finite element analysis - Concepts of finite elements – Stiffness matrix formulation – Variational Method – Weighted residual method – Problems – Convergence criteria – Analysis packages and applications.

UNIT IV

DESIGN AND OPTIMIZATION      

9

Principles of design of steel and RC structures - Beams and Columns - Applications to simple design problems - Optimization techniques - Algorithms - Linear programming – Simplex Method

UNIT V

EXPERT SYSTEMS               

9

Introduction to artificial intelligence - Knowledge based expert systems – Applications of Knowledge Based Expert Systems - Rules and decision tables - Inference mechanisms - simple applications

TOTAL : 45 PERIODS

OUTCOMES:On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
• Understand the concepts of Computer-Aided Design, Software requirements and Hardware components in CAD system.
• Acquire the knowledge in Computer Graphics and Computer aided drafting using Auto CAD software.
• Understand the fundamentals of finite element analysis and be able use software for modeling, analysis and design of structures.
• Understand the concepts of Optimization techniques and its practical applications to structural engineering.
• Acquire the knowledge in Artificial Intelligence and Knowledge based expert systems.

TEXT BOOKS:
1. Groover M.P. and Zimmers E.W. Jr., “CAD/CAM, Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing”, Prentice Hall of India Ltd, New Delhi, 1993.
2. Krishnamoorthy C.S.Rajeev S., “Computer Aided Design”, Narosa Publishing House, New Delhi, 2001.

REFERENCES
1. Harrison H.B., “Structural Analysis and Design”, Part I and II Pergamon Press, Oxford,1990.
2. Rao S.S., “Optimisation Theory and Applications”, Wiley Eastern Limited, New Delhi, 1984.
3. Richard Forsyth (Ed), “Expert System Principles and Case Studies”, Chapman and Hall, London, 1989.

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