ENGG(SERC) 3-911: New Composite Materials in Civil Engineering Applications (L-T-P-C) : 3-0-1-3

Course Coordinator: Dr. B.H. Bharatkumar

Concrete Composite: Fresh concrete and hardened concrete – Mix Design – Use of Admixtures Mechanical and Durablity properties; Fibre Reinforced Concrete (FRC):Types of Fibres – Factors affecting strength and stiffness of fibre concrete– Production of FRC – Tests on FRC – Applications of FRC; Ferro cement-production and application; High Performance Concrete (HPC): Definition – Constituent materials – Production methods – Advantages of HPC – Applications of HPC; self compacting concrete; definition – constituent material – mix proportion – production methods – various tests on scc – applications of scc; Polymer Concrete Composite: Classification of Polymer concrete – Methods of Production – Advantages of Polymer Concrete – Applications of Polymer Concrete; FRP composites: Constituent materials – Method of Productions – Properties and Production method – Applications