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L.S. JAYAGOPAL

 
He graduated in BE (Civil Engg.) in 1965 from PSG Colleges of Technology, then under University of Madras. He took his M.Tech. Degree in Structural Engineering from IIT, Madras in the year 1967. He was awarded the Presidents Gold Medal for his outstanding performance in the M.Tech. Programme. Later he obtained his Ph.D degree in 1978 from the University of Madras. Starting as a Lecturer at PSG College of Technology in 1967, he had risen to the position of Professor and Head of Civil Engineering, over an academic career of 33 years, before his retirement in 2001 June. He was teaching steel structures for undergraduate and post graduate classes during his entire teaching career. He has been engaged in designing steel structures specializing in forms and structures needed for cost and weight reduction like, lattice purlins, double plane trusses, pyramids and vaulted structures. One of his recent design for Isha Yoga Center, Coimbatore was a lattice steel arch spanning a record span of 80m with purlin spans up to 24m. He is presently the Managing Director of structural design firm Mithran Structures (P) Limited.
List of Books written by L.S. JAYAGOPAL

 

DESIGN OF STEEL STRUCTURES (FOR WBSCTE)

Vikas Publishing

 

  • 9789325984271
  • 168 pages
  • Paperback
  • Rs.150.00
  • 2106

 

 

This book is an effort to provide an introductory platform for the learners of steel structural design as part of undergraduate curriculum. Elements design on limit state design as envisaged by Indian code of Practice – General construction in steel IS 800-2007 are explained. Theoretical concepts which form the basis of codal provisions are ...

 

DESIGN OF STEEL STRUCTURES

Vikas Publishing

 

  • 9789325984288
  • 476 pages
  • Paperback
  • Rs.399.00
  • 2015

 

 

This book is an effort to provide an introductory platform for the learners of steel structural design as part of undergraduate curriculum. Elements design on limit state design as envisaged by Indian code of Practice – General construction in steel IS 800-2007 are explained. Theoretical concepts which form the basis of codal provisions are ...

 

Elements of Civil and Mechanical Engineering, 1/e

Vikas Publishing

 

  • 9788125915461
  • 362 pages
  • Paperback
  • Rs.250.00

 

This book presents the fundamentals of Civil and Mechanical Engineering and written in a style suitable for students just out of school.

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