Course Details

Subject {L-T-P / C} : CE2202 : Structural Analysis {3-0-0 / 3}
Subject Nature : Theory
Coordinator : Prof. Shishir Kumar Sahu


1. Concept of determinate and indeterminate structures, determination of degree of indeterminacy in plane frame and continuous structures,
2. Deflection of beams by Moment-Area method
3. Deflection of beams and trusses by Energy method,
4. Analysis of continuous beams by Theorem of Three moments,
5. Analysis of beams and frames by Slope Deflection method,
6. Analysis of beams and frames by Moment Distribution method and
7. Analysis of beams and frames by Kani’s method,
8. Rolling loads and influence line diagrams for simply supported beams,
9. influence line for forces in members of Pratt and Warren trusses with parallel top and bottom chords ,
10. Analysis of three-hinged and two-hinged arches, influence line for horizontal thrust, bending moment, normal thrust and radial shear for arches

Course Objectives

  1. Analysis of varieties of structures using different aaproaches

Course Outcomes

1: Understanding the analysis of basic structural elements by various approaches
2: Determination of stresses due to moving loads
3: Determination of deflection of members by different approaches.

Essential Reading

  1. R. C. Hibbler, Structural Analysis, LCE, Pearson Education, New Delhi, 2007. , .
  2. C. K. Wang, Intermediate Structural Analysis, McGraw-Hill. , .

Supplementary Reading

  1. L. S. Negi, Theory and Problems in Structural Analysis, Tata-McGraw Hill , .
  2. J. S. Kinney, Indeterminate Structural Analysis, Narosa Publishing House, 1991. , .

Journal and Conferences

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