TANCET Part III Architecture Syllabus | TANCET Part III Physics and Material Science Syllabus | Mathematics Syllabus for TANCET Part III


i) Building Materials, Construction and Technology : Lime, Brick, Stone, Clay products; Timber, Industrial timber; Paints and varnishes, Concrete, Special concrete and light weight concrete; Ferrous metals; non ferrous metals; Glass; Plastics; Eco friendly materials; Thermal insulation materials and acoustic materials. Construction techniques and practices using the above listed materials; Damp and water proofing; Pest control;; Construction systems and equipment; Pre- stressed concrete and Tensile Structures; Grids domes; folded plates; Flat Slabs. Low cost construction & appropriate technologies.
ii) History of Architecture : Indian architecture- Hindu and Islamic; Indo Saracenic; Secular
architecture of the princely states; Colonial and Post Independence Architecture; Works of masters such
as Charles Correa; B V Doshi; Ananth Raje; Raj Rewal; Laurie Baker; Nari Gandhi; Kanvinde.
Western architecture- Ancient Greek and Rome; Early Christian; Gothic and Renaissance; Baroque; Neo
Classicism; Chicago School and development of skyscraper; Modern architecture: Art and Crafts; Art
Noveau; Expressionism and Cubism; Bauhaus; International style; Post Modernism and De constructivism; Critical Regionalism; Theories and projects of F L Wright; Le Corbusier; Gaudi; Gropius; Aalto; Mies; Eisenmann; Zaha Hadid; Soleri; Hasan Fathy; Ando; Bawa; Gehry; Libeskind; Toyo Ito; Louis Khan; Tschumi; Greg Lynn; Assymptote.
iii) Theory and principles of architecture : Elements and ordering principles; Organisation of form and space; Design methodology and Creative thinking; Pattern language; Contemporary process: Diagrams, Shape grammar, fractals, Digital hybrid, Liquid architecture.
iv) Building Services : Water supply and distribution systems; water and waste management; Sewerage system; Electrical systems; Illumination and lighting; Air conditioning; Fire Safety; building automation and IBMS.
v) Building Science : Climate responsive architecture; design of solar shading devices; acoustics & building design; Architecture & Energy- Active & passive solar architecture, Day lighting & natural ventilation, Landscape designs; Landscape & environment control.
vi) Housing; Urban Design and Town Planning : National Housing Policy; Indra Awas Yogana; Housing standards; housing projects in India; Urban morphology of early and contemporary cities; Case Studies on urban revitalization from developed and developed economies; Planning concepts- Patrick Geddes, Ebeneezer Howard, Le Corbusier, C A Perry; Urban planning, regional planning and Urban renewal in the Indian context.


i) Mechanics, Heat and Sound : Vectors – equilibrium – moment of a force – Newton’s laws of motion – gravitation – work – energy – power – Impulse and momentum – coll itions – recoil. Thermometry of thermal expansion – calorimetry and specific heats – transfer for heat – thermal process of matter – Law and processes of thermodynamics – Applications. Travelling waves – oscillations – spring – simple pendulum – forced oscillations – resonance – sound waves –Acoustic Phenomena and its applications- Doppler effect.
ii) Light and Properties of matter : The nature and propagation of light – reflection of refraction at plane surfaces – interference – diffraction – polarization. Elasticity – Stress-strain diagram — hydrostatics – Pressure in a fluid – Pumps – Archimede’s principle – Surface tension – Contact angle – Capillarity – hydrodynamics – Bernoulli’s equation – Applications and viscosity – Poiseuille’s law – Stokes law – Reynolds number.
iii) Electricity and Magnetism : Coloumb’s law – Gauss’s law – Applications – electrostatic potential – capacitors – dielectrics – current – resistance – emf – Kirchoff’s law – thermo electric effect – applications. Magnetism – magnetic effects of current – motion of charge particles in magnetic field – cyclotron – magnetic forces on current carrying conductor – Hall effect – electromagnetic induction –Faraday’s law – Lenz’s law – eddy current – Inductance – mutual and self inductance – magnetic properties of matters – diamagnetism – paramagnetism – ferromagnetism – domains– Hysteresis – alternating current – circuits containing resistance, inductance or capacitance – transformer.
iv) Modern physics : Emission and absorption of light – thermionic emission – photoelectric effect – atomic spectra – atom models – molecular spectra – dual nature of matter and radiation – nuclear structure – properties – natural radioactivity – nuclear stability – nuclear reactions – fission – fusion – fundamental particles – high energy physics.
v) Solid State Electronics : Structure and bonding in solids – properties of solids – semiconductors – intrinsic – extrinsic – PN junction – diode characteristics – Zenar diode – LED, laser diode – Photodiode –Transistor – action and characteristics – amplifier – oscillator – basic logic gates.
vi) Electron theory of solids: Classical free electron theory – density of states- electron in a periodic potential – origin of energy band gap – electrical conductivity – thermal conductivity – Widemann-Franz law
vii) Dielectric and magnetic materials: Different types of polarization – Internal field – Clausius- Mosotti equation- dielectric breakdown- applications of dielectric materials – Different types of magnetic materials – domain theory of ferromagnetism – hysteresis – hard and soft magnetic materialsapplications of magnetic materials.
viii) Superconducting materials: General properties of superconducting materials – Meissner effect – types of superconductors – Hi Tc superconductors- applications
ix) Nanomaterials: Preparation – properties – applications – Carbon nanotubes.


(i) Algebra
Algebra: Group, subgroups, Normal subgroups, Quotient Groups, Homomorphisms, Cyclic Groups, permutation Groups, Cayley’s Theorem, Rings, Ideals, Integral Domains, Fields, Polynomial Rings.
Linear Algebra: Finite dimensional vector spaces, Linear transformations – Finite dimensional inner product spaces, self-adjoint and Normal linear operations, spectral theorem, Quadratic forms.
(ii) Analysis
Real Analysis:
Sequences and series of functions, uniform convergence, power series, Fourier series,
functions of several variables, maxima, minima, multiple integrals, line, surface and volume integrals,
theorems of Green, Strokes and Gauss; metric spaces, completeness, Weierstrass approximation
theorem, compactness.
Complex Analysis: Analytic functions, conformal mappings, bilinear transformations, complex
integration: Cauchy’s integral theorem and formula, Taylor and Laurent’s series, residue theorem and
applications for evaluating real integrals.
(iii) Topology and Functional Analysis
Basic concepts of topology, product topology, connectedness, compactness, countability and separation axioms, Ur ysohn’s Lemma, Tietze extension theorem, metrization theorems, Tychonoff theorem on compactness of product spaces. Functional Analysis: Banach spaces, Hahn-Banach theorems, open mapping and closed graph theorems, principle of uniform boundedness; Hilbert spaces, orthonormal sets, Riesz representation theorem, self-ad joint, unitary and normal linear operators on Hilbert Spaces.
(iv) Differential and integral Equations Ordinary Differential Equations: First order ordinary differential equations, existence and uniqueness theorems, systems of linear first order ordinary differential equations, linear ordinary differential equations of higher order with constant coefficients; linear second order ordinary differential equations with variable coefficients, method of Laplace transforms for solving ordinary differential equations. Partial Differential Equations: Linear and quasilinear first order partial differential equations, method of characteristics; second order linear equations in two variables and their classification; Cauchy, Dirichlet and Neumann problems, Green’s functions; solutions of Laplace, wave and diffusion equations using Fourier series and transform methods.
Calculus of Variations and Integral Equations: Variational problems with fixed boundaries; sufficient conditions for extremum, Linear integral equations of Fredholm and Volterra type, their iterative solutions, Fredholm alternative.

(v) Statistics & Linear Programming

Statistics: Testing of hypotheses: standard parametric tests based on normal, chisquare, t and Fdistributions. Linear Programming: Linear programming problem and its formulation, graphical method, basic feasible solution, simplex method, big-M and two phase methods. Dual problem and duality theorems, dual simplex method. Balanced and unbalanced transportation problems, unimodular property and u-v method for solving transportation problems. Hungarian method for solving assignment problems.

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