Syllabus for engineering Chemistry S1 & S2 2015-16

Course No. : CY100
L-T-P-Credits : 3-1-0-4

Course Objectives

To enable the students to acquire knowledge in the concepts of chemistry for engineering applications and to familiarize the students with different application oriented topics like new generation engineering materials, storage devices, different instrumental methods etc. And to develop abilities and skills that are relevant to the study and practice of chemistry.


Spectroscopy - Principles and Applications, Electrochemistry - Electrodes, Electrochemical series and applications, Nernst Equation, Potentiometric titration and application, Cells, Instrumental MethodsThermal Analysis, Chromatography;  Conductivity, Chemistry of Engineering Materials, Copolymers, Conducting Polymers, Advanced Polymers, Nano materials, Fuels and Calorific value;  Lubricants and their properties, Water Technology - Hardness, Water softening methods, Sewage water Treatment. 

Expected outcome

The student will be able to apply the knowledge of chemistry and will be equipped to take up chemistry related topics as part of their project works during higher semester of the course.

References Books:

      Ahad, J., Engineering Chemistry, Jai Publications
      Dara, S. S., Engineering Chemistry, S Chand Publishers
      Fernandez, A., Engineering Chemistry, Owl Book Publishers, ISBN 9788192863382
      Jain and Jain, Engineering Chemistry, Dhanpat Rai Publishers
      Kaurav, Engineering Chemistry with Laboratory Experiments. PHI, ISBN 9788120341746
      Manjooran K. S., Modern Engineering Chemistry, Kannatheri Publication
      Seymour, R. B., Introduction to Polymer Chemistry, McGraw Hill 
      Rath, P., Engineering Chemistry, Cengage Learning, ISBN 9788131526699

      Wiley India, Engineering Chemistry, ISBN 9788126543205

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