Paper - 1
(1) Thermodynamics: Cycles and IC Engines, Basic
Concepts, Open and Closed systems, Heat and work, Zeroth,
First and Second Law of thermodynamics, Application to
non-Flow and Flow processes, Entropy,
Availability, Irreversibility and Tds relations, Claperyron
and real gas equations, Properties of ideal gases and
vapors, Standard vapor, Gas power and Refrigeration cycles,
Two stage compressor, C-I and S-I Engines, Pre-ignition,
Detonation and Diesel-knock, Fuel injection and
Carburetion, Supercharging, Turbo-prop and Rocket engines,
Engine Cooling, Emission and control, Fuel gas analysis,
Measurement of Calorific values, Conventional and Nuclear
fuels, Elements of Nuclear power production.
(2) Heat Transfer and Refrigeration and Air-conditioning:
Modes of heat transfer, One-dimensional steady and unsteady
conduction, Composite slab and Equivalent resistance, Heat
dissipation from extended surfaces, Heat exchangers, Overall
heat transfer coefficient, Empirical correlations for heat
transfer in laminar and turbulent flows and for free and
forced Convection, Thermal boundary layer over a flat plate,
Fundamentals of diffusive and connective mass transfer,
Black body and basic concepts in Radiation, Enclosure
theory, Shape factor, Network analysis, Heat pump and
Refrigeration cycles and systems, Refrigerants, Condensers,
Evaporators and Expansion devices, Psychrometry Charts and
application to air-conditioning, Sensible heating and
cooling, Effective temperature, comfort indices, Load
calculations, Solar refrigeration, controls, Duct design.
(3) Fluid Mechanics: Properties and classification
of fluids, Manometry, forces on immersed surfaces, Center of
pressure, Buoyancy, Elements of stability of floating
bodies, Kinematics and Dynamics, Irrotational and
incompressible flow, Inviscid flow, Velocity potential,
Pressure field and forces on immersed bodies, Bernoulli's
equation, Fully developed flow through pipes, Pressure drops
calculations, Measurements of flow rate and Pressure drop,
Elements of boundary layer theory, Integral approach,
Laminar and turbulent flows, Separations, Flow over weirs
and notches, Open channel flows, Hydraulic jump.
Dimensionless numbers, Dimensional analysis, Similitude and
modeling, One-dimensional isentropic flow, Normal shock
wave, Flow through convergent-divergent ducts. Oblique
shock- wave, Rayleigh and Fanno lines.
(4) Fluid Machinery and Steam Generators:
Performance, Operation and control of hydraulic Pump and
impulse and reaction turbines, Specific speed,
Classification. Energy transfer, Coupling, Power
transmission, Steam generators, Fire-tube and water-tube
boilers, Flow of steam through Nozzles and Diffusers,
Wetness and condensation, Various types of steam and gas
Turbines, Velocity diagrams, Partial admission,
Reciprocating, Centrifugal and axial flow Compressors,
Multi- stage compression, role of Mach Number, Reheat,
Regeneration, Efficiency, Governance.
Paper - 2
(5) Theory of Machines: Kinematic and dynamic
analysis of planer mechanisms, Cams, Gears and gear trains,
Flywheels, Governors, Balancing of rigid rotors and field
balancing, Balancing of single and multi-cylinder engines,
Linear vibration analysis of mechanical systems, Critical
speeds and whirling of shafts, Automatic controls.
(6) Machine Design:
Design of Joints: cotters, keys, splines, welded
joints, threaded fasteners, joints formed by interference
fits. Design of friction drives: couplings and
clutches; belt and chain drives, power screws.
Design of Power transmission systems: gears and gear
drives shaft and axle, wire ropes.
Design of bearings: hydrodynamics bearings and
rolling element bearings.
(7) Strength of Materials: Stress and strain in two
dimensions, Principal stresses and strains, Mohr's
construction, linear elastic materials, isotropy and
anisotropy, stress-strain relations, uniaxial loading;
thermal stresses. Beams: Bending moment and shear force
diagram, bending stresses and deflection of beams, Shear
stress distribution, Torsion of shafts, helical springs,
combined stresses, thick- and thin-walled pressure vessels.
Struts and columns, Strain energy concepts arid theories of
(8) Engineering Materials: Basic concepts on
structure of solids, Crystalline materials, Defects in
crystalline materials, Alloys and binary phase diagrams,
Structure and properties of common engineering materials,
Heat treatment of steels, Plastics, Ceramics and composite
materials, Common applications of various materials.
(9) Production Engineering: Metal Forming:
Basic Principles of forging, drawing and extrusion; High
energy rate forming; Powder metallurgy.
Die casting, investment casting, Shall Molding, Centrifugal
Casting, Gating and Rising design; melting furnaces.
Fabrication Processes: Principles of Gas, Arc,
Shielded-arc Welding; Advanced Welding Processes,
Weldability; Metallurgy of Welding.
Metal Cutting: Turning, Methods of Screw Production,
Drilling, Boring, Milling, Gear Manufacturing, Production of
flat surfaces, Grinding and Finishing Processes, Computer
Controlled Manufacturing Systems-CNC, DNC, FMS, Automation
and Robotics, Cutting Tools Materials, Tool Geometry,
Mechanism of Tool Wear, Tool Life and Machinability;
Measurement of cutting forces, Economics of Machining,
Unconventional Machining Processes, Jigs and Fixtures, Fits
and tolerances, Measurement of surface texture, Comparators
Alignment tests and reconditioning of Machine Tools.
(10) Industrial Engineering: Production Planning and
Control: Forecasting-Moving average, exponential smoothing,
Operations scheduling; assembly line balancing, Product
development, Break-even analysis, Capacity planning, PERT
and CPM, Control Operations: Inventory control-ABC analysis,
EOQ model, Materials requirement planning, Job design, Job
standards, Work measurement, Quality Management quality
analysis and control. Operations Research: Linear
Programming Graphical and Simplex methods, Transportation
and assignment models, Single server queuing model, Value
Engineering; Value analysis for cost/value, Elements of
Computation: Computer Organization, Flow charting, Features
of Common Computer languages-FORTRAN. D-Base III,
Lotus-1-2-3, C and elementary programming.