Best books for civil engineering for all semesters

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Civil Engineers from around the world face problems in looking for books related to their research or thesis. So we have collected the books which will be useful to civil engineers in their study.


Engineering the City: How Infrastructure Works
By Matthys Levy, Richar
d Panchyk
The Art of Construction: Projects and Principles for Beginning Engineers & Architects
By Mario Salvadori

Civil Engineering Reference Manual for the PE Exam
By Michael R. Lindeburg


Standard Handbook for Civil Engineers (Handbook)
By Jonathan Ricketts, M. Loftin, Frederick Merritt

If you are looking for books that are related to your semester’s then you may find these below:

1st Semester
1.Engineering Maths-I:
Advanced Engineering Mathematics: Erwin Kreyszig
Differential & Integral Calculus: N. Plskunov

2.ENGINEERING CHEMISTRY
Engineering Chemistry: P C Jain & Monika Jain
A Text Book of Engineering Chemistry: Shashi Chawla
Organic Chemistry: R T Morrison and Boyd
Advanced Organic Chemistry: Jerry March
Applications of absorption spectroscopy of organic compounds: JR Dyer
Spectroscopic methods: Williams and Fleming

3. MATERIAL SCIENCE
Materials Science and Engineering: William D Callister Jr

4.BASIC ELECTRONICS
Electronics devices and circuit: G.K. Mitta

5. BASIC THERMODYNAMICS
Engineering Thermodynamics: Gupta & Prakash
Heat Engineering: Vasandani and D.S.Kumar

6.ENGINEERING GRAPHICS
Engineering Drawing: N.D. Bhatt
Engineering Drawing: P. Bali

2nd semester: 
1.ENGINEERING PHYSICS:
A Text Book of Engineering Physics: M. N. Avadhanulu and P. G. Kashirsagar
Engineering Physics: Satya Prakash and Vibhav Saluja

3. ENGINEERING MATHS*‐*II
Advanced Engineering Mathematics: Erwin Kreyszig
Advanced Engineering Mathematics: R. K. Jain and S. R. K Iyengar

4. ENGINEERING MECHANICS*:
Engineering Mechanics: Timoshenko & Young, Mc Graw Hill
Applied Mechanics: I B Prasad, Khanna Publishers. New Delhi

5. BASIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
Electrical Technology: H. Cotton
Principle of Electrical Engg.: Del Toro.

*6. COMMUNICATION SKILLS
An Approach to Communication Skills: Indrajit Bhattacharya

7.COMPUTER FUNDAMENTALS AND PROGRAMMING
Computer fundamental : P.K.Sinha.
Programming with C: Byron Gottfried
Let us C: Yashwant Kanetkar

3rd semester
1. DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS
Partial Differential Equations for engineers and scientists: J.N. Sharma and K Singh

2. ENGINEERING ECONOMICS
A Text Book of Economic Theory: Stonier and Hauge.

3.STRENGTH OF MATERIAL**
The strength of materials: B.C. Punmia, AK Jain

4. FLUID MECHANICS
Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power Engineering: Dr R.S.Kumar

5. CIVIL ENGINEERING MATERIALS AND BUILDING CONSTRUCTION
a) Building materials:
Properties of concrete: A.M. Neville
Engineering Materials: Surinder Singh
Civil Engineering Materials: Kulkarni et.el.
Relevant I.S. Codes
b) Building construction:
Building Construction: B.C. Punmia
Building Construction: Sharma and Kaul
Building Drawing : Shah Kale and Patki

4th semester
1. NUMERICAL ANALYSIS
Numerical Methods for Engineers and Scientists: J.N. Sharma

2. THEORY OF STRUCTURES
Basic Structural Analysis: C.S.Reddy

3.SOIL MECHANICS
Geotechnical Engineering: S.K.Ghulati and Manoj Dutta

4.SURVEYING*
Surveying : K. R. Arora

5.ENGINEERING GEOLOGY
Engineering Geology* * : Parbin Singh

5th semester
1. DYNAMICS OF BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE IN INDUSTRY
Dynamics of Behavioural Science in Industry: P.C.Riha

2. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
Introduction to Environmental Engineering and Science: Gilbert M Masters

3. TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM PLANNING
Principles of Transportation Engineering: P.Chakraborty and A.Das

4. EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING
Dynamics of structures: AK Chopra
Structural Dynamics: Mario Paz

5. IMAGE PROCESSING
Digital Image Processing: R. Gonzalez and R. E. Wood

6. UNIX ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMMING**
Advanced Programming in the UNIX Environment: W. Richard Stevens

7. INFORMATION SECURITY SYSTEMS
Cryptography and Network Security: Principles and Practice: William Stallings

8. COMPUTER GRAPHICS
Procedural Elements for Computer Graphics: D.F. ROGERS,
Computer graphics: Hearn and Baker

6th semester
Books:
Design of Steel Structures: A.S.Arya and J.L. Ajmani
Theory and Practice of Water and Wastewater treatment: Ronald L. Droste

7th Semester
Analysis and Design of Foundation
Retaining Structures: S. Parkash and Gopal Ranjan

8th Semester
Fundamentals of Irrigation: Bharat Singh
Irrigation Engineering and Hydraulics Structures: S.R.Sahasrabudhe
Steel Structures: V.N. Vazirani and M.M. Ratwani**
Design of concrete bridge: Aswani, Vaziani, Ratwani
Traffic Flow fundamentals: Adolf D.May
Traffic Engineering: Mcshane and Roess

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