Created byNihar Patra
The basic objective of this course is:
The students must be able to (i) read engineering drawings and (ii) make basic engineering drawings using both geometric instruments as well as graphics software with equal ease.
It is a core course in Civil Engineering
INDUSTRIES THAT WILL VALUE THIS
All Civil engineering construction and Design firms
Introduction to sketching, Principal views
principles of dimensioning, missing lines and missing views
sectional view, assembly drawings, overview of pictorial representation,
isometric drawing in detail, perspective drawing,
lines, planes, auxiliary view,
intersection of lines and planes,
intersections of solids and
Development of lateral surfaces.
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Course Syllabus & Schedule
Prof. Nihar Ranjan Patra is an Associate Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Kanpur. After completion of PhD from IIT Kharagpur in 2001, he served as faculty member at Africa/South Africa and IIT Kanpur. His primary research focus is on Pile Foundation, Soil-Structure Interaction, Soil Liquefaction and Soil Arching. He has published several research papers in various international journals and conferences. He has guided 6 Ph.D. students and 40 M.Tech students for their thesis work and taught different courses in UG and PG level. He has completed a number of sponsored research projects funded by different government organization such as Dept. of Science and Technology (DST), India; Research Design and Standards Organisation (RDSO), Indian Railway, India; Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS); Council of Scientific and Industrial research(CSIR) etc.