Basic Mechanical Engineering (3110006)   Old Code : 2110006

Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
Introduction
Prime movers and its types, Concept of Force, Pressure, Energy, Work, Power, System, Heat, Temperature, Specific heat capacity, Change of state, Path, Process, Cycle, Internal energy, Enthalpy, Statements of Zeroth law and First law
4
8 %
2
Energy
Introduction and applications of Energy sources like Fossil fuels, Nuclear fuels, Hydro, Solar, Wind, and Bio-fuels, Environmental issues like Global warming and Ozone depletion
3
7 %
3
Properties of gases
Gas laws, Boyle's law, Charle's law, Combined gas law, Gas constant, Relation between cp and cv, Various non-flow processes like constant volume process, constant pressure process, Isothermal process, Adiabatic process, Polytropic process
5
10 %
4
Properties of Steam
Steam formation, Types of steam, Enthalpy, Specific volume, Internal energy and dryness fraction of steam, use of steam tables, steam calorimeters
6
14 %
5
Heat Engines
Heat engine cycle and Heat engine, working substances, Classification of heat engines, Description and thermal efficiency of Carnot; Rankine; Otto cycle and Diesel cycles
5
13 %
6
Steam Boilers
Introduction, Classification, Cochran, Lancashire and Babcock and Wilcox boiler, Functioning of different mountings and accessories
0
3 %
7
Internal Combustion Engines
Introduction, Classification, Engine details, four-stroke/ two-stroke cycle Petrol/Diesel engines, Indicated power, Brake Power, Efficiencies
4
8 %
8
Pumps
Types and operation of Reciprocating, Rotary and Centrifugal pumps, Priming
3
6 %
9
Air Compressors
Types and operation of Reciprocating and Rotary air compressors, significance of Multistaging
3
6 %
10
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
Refrigerant, Vapor compression refrigeration system, Vapor absorption refrigeration system, Domestic Refrigerator, Window and split air conditioners
4
10 %
11
Couplings, Clutches and Brakes
Construction and applications of Couplings (Box; Flange; Pin type flexible; Universal and Oldham), Clutches (Disc and Centrifugal), and Brakes (Block; Shoe; Band and Disc)
0
3 %
12
Transmission of Motion and Power
Shaft and axle, Different arrangement and applications of Belt drive; Chain drive; Friction drive and Gear drive
0
2 %
13
Engineering Materials
Types, properties and applications of Ferrous & Nonferrous metals, Timber, Abrasive material, silica, ceramics, glass, graphite, diamond, plastic and polymer
4
10 %