Materials of Construction, 1/e
View Larger

Materials of Construction, 1/e

Author : S.S Bhavikatti
© Year : 2014
ISBN : 9789382332770
Pages : 168
Binding : Paperback
Weight : 0.18   kg
Discount : 20.00  %
Price :   14.00      11.20
IN STOCK
Buy Now

Request a Specimen Copy

Buy online using : Credit Card / Debit Card / Internet Banking

  • About the Book
  • Salient Features
  • Table of Contents
  • About the Author

Materials of construction is an important subject for Civil Engineering students. This subject is taught to the students of Diploma in Civil Engineering in two courses. The author has already brought out a book prescribed in Materials of Construction-I and this is to cover the portion prescribed in materials of construction-II.
The book is divided in six chapters, namely, (1) Cement, (2) Coarse and Fine Aggregates, (3) Mortar, (4) Cement Concrete, (5) Paints, Varnish and Distemper, (6) Miscellaneous and Modern Building Materials.
At the end of each chapter, summary', a set of fill-in-the-blanks type and descriptive type questions with answers are given. To enhance the ability of the students to answer semester end examination five model question papers are also given.

  • Spread into six chapters, it covers all the prescribed topics in Materials of Construction-II curriculum of the diploma-level courses.
  • The text is amply illustrated with diagrams.
  • Contains multiple choice questions with answers at the end of the book followed by five model question papers of previous examinations.
  • Each chapter ends with a summary, fill in the blanks (with answers) along with a few descriptive questions.

(1) Cement
(2) Coarse and Fine Aggregates
(3) Mortar
(4) Cement Concrete
(5) Paints, Varnish and Distemper
(6) Miscellaneous and Modern Building Materials

S.S Bhavikatti :- Dr. S.S. Bhavikatti studied at BVB College of Engineering and Technology, Hubli for his BE (Civil) degree and graduated from Karnataka University, Dharwad in 1963 sharing first rank with another candidate. The same year he joined Karnataka Regional of Engineering College (presently NITK) Surathkal, as a teacher. He secured M.E. degree in Structural Engineering in 1967 from University of Roorkee, Roorkee (presently IIT Roorkee) under Technical Teachers Training Programme and Ph.D. degree in 1977 from IIT Delhi under Quality Improvement Programme. He served NITK in different capacities like Head of Civil Engineering Department, Chairman, Centre for Continuing Education, Chairman Central Computer Centre and Dean (Administration). From November 2001 to November 2005, he served at SDM College of Engineering and Technology, Dharwad. He then served RYMEC, Bellary as Principal upto September 2007. Presently he is working as Emeritus Professor at BVB College of Engineering and Technology. He has published 61 technical papers and 28 books. He has guided 68 students for M.Tech dissertation and 5 students for Ph.D. He was member of organizing scientific committee of international seminars organized by IASS held at Taegue (South Korea) in 1990, Tokyo (Japan) in 1993 and Taipei (Taiwan) in 1997. He is member of several Indian and International professional bodies and several technical committees appointed by Government of Karnataka.

Your Browsing History

Materials of Construction

By : S.S Bhavikatti

Discount : 20.00 %

Price :   14.00      11.20

Buy Now
 

Top Sellers

Analysis and Design of Foundations and Retaining Structures Subjected to ...

Analysis and Design of ...

By : Swami Saran

Discount : 20.00 %

Price :   51.00    
 40.80

Semiconductor Devices

Semiconductor Devices

By : Yaduvir Singh

Discount : 20.00 %

Price :   17.00    
 13.60

Applied Physics

Applied Physics

By : Manasi Karkare

Discount : 20.00 %

Price :   21.00    
 16.80

A Textbook of Applied Physics

A Textbook of Applied Physics

By : A.K. Jha

Discount : 20.00 %

Price :   31.00    
 24.80

Customers who bought this book also bought

Structural Masonry

Structural Masonry

By : K.S. Jagadish

Discount : 20.00 %

Price :   25.00      20.00

Indeterminate Structural Analysis

Indeterminate Structural ...

By : K.U. Muthu

Discount : 20.00 %

Price :   70.00      56.00

Concrete Technology

Concrete Technology

By : S.S Bhavikatti

Discount : 20.00 %

Price :   31.00      24.80

Materials of Construction

Materials of Construction

By : S.S Bhavikatti

Discount : 20.00 %

Price :   14.00      11.20

Civil Engineering Objective Type Questions

Civil Engineering Objective ...

By : S.S Bhavikatti

Discount : 20.00 %

Price :   45.00      36.00

Customers who saw this book also saw

Building Information Modeling

Building Information Modeling

By : Karen Kensek

Discount : 20.00 %

Price :  

Fundamentals of Metal Machining and Machine Tools

Fundamentals of Metal ...

By : Winston A. Knight

Discount : 20.00 %

Price :  

ERP Systems

ERP Systems

By : Dimpi Srivastava

Discount : 20.00 %

Price :   26.00      20.80

Earthquake Hazards and Mitigation

Earthquake Hazards and ...

By : R. Ayothiraman

Discount : 20.00 %

Price :   193.00      154.40

Fundamentals of Machining and Machine Tools

Fundamentals of Machining and ...

By : R K Singal

Discount : 20.00 %

Price :   20.00      16.00