University of Mumbai Syllabus For Semester 8 (BE Fourth Year) Earthquake Engineering: Knowing the Syllabus is very important for the students of Semester 8 (BE Fourth Year). Shaalaa has also provided a list of topics that every student needs to understand.

The University of Mumbai Semester 8 (BE Fourth Year) Earthquake Engineering syllabus for the academic year 2022-2023 is based on the Board's guidelines. Students should read the Semester 8 (BE Fourth Year) Earthquake Engineering Syllabus to learn about the subject's subjects and subtopics.

Students will discover the unit names, chapters under each unit, and subtopics under each chapter in the University of Mumbai Semester 8 (BE Fourth Year) Earthquake Engineering Syllabus pdf 2022-2023. They will also receive a complete practical syllabus for Semester 8 (BE Fourth Year) Earthquake Engineering in addition to this.

## University of Mumbai Semester 8 (BE Fourth Year) Earthquake Engineering Revised Syllabus

University of Mumbai Semester 8 (BE Fourth Year) Earthquake Engineering and their Unit wise marks distribution

### University of Mumbai Semester 8 (BE Fourth Year) Earthquake Engineering Course Structure 2022-2023 With Marking Scheme

# | Unit/Topic | Weightage |
---|---|---|

100 | Introduction | |

200 | Mdof Systems | |

300 | Seismological Background | |

400 | Characterization of Ground Motion | |

500 | Deterministic Earthquake Response | |

600 | I. S. Code Method of Seismic Analysis | |

700 | Review of Damages | |

Total | - |

## Syllabus

- Definitions of basic problems in dynamics, static v/s dynamic loads, different types of dynamic loads, undamped vibration of SDOF system, natural frequency and periods of vibration, damping in structure.
- Response to periodic loads, response to general dynamic load, response of structure subject to round motion, use of Fourier series for periodic forces.

- Direct determination of frequencies and mode shapes, orthogonality principle, approximate methods for determination of frequencies and mode shapes.
- Forced vibration of MDOF system, modal analysis, applications to multistoried rigid frames subject to lateral dynamic loads including ground motion.

- Seismicity of a region,
- earthquake faults and waves,
- structure of earth,
- plate tectonics,
- elastic-rebound theory of earthquake,
- intensity and magnitude of earthquake,
- measurement of ground motion,
- seismogram, earthquake frequency ,
- local site effects,
- seismotectonics and Seismicity of India.

- Earthquake response spectra,
- factors influencing response spectra,
- design response spectra for elastic systems,
- peak ground acceleration,
- response spectrum shapes, deformation,
- pseudo-velocity, pseudoacceleration response spectra.
- Peak structural response from the response spectrum,
- response spectrum characteristics,
- construction site specific response spectra

- Types of earthquake excitation, lumped SDOF elastic systems.
- translational excitation, lumped MDOF elastic systems, translational excitation, time history analysis, multistoried buildings with symmetric plans, multi storied buildings with un symmetric plans, torsional response of symmetric plan building, distributed - parameter elastic systems, translational excitation, combining maximum modal responses using mean square response of a sin le mode, SRSS and CQC combination of modal responses.

- Seismic co-efficient method and its limitation,
- response spectrum method, IS 1893-2002 provisions for seismic analysis of buildings and water towers,
- seismic evaluation and retrofitting,
- types of structural system used in building to resist earthquake loads.

- Review of damages during past earthquakes and remedial measures,
- seismic design considerations,
- allowable ductility demand,
- ductility capacity,
- reinforcement detailing for members and joints as per IS 13920.