MS 706

Course Name: 

Analysis and Design of Marine Structures




  • Introduction to Design Principles & wave structure interaction
  • Breakwater – Mound Type
  • Breakwater – Wall Type
  • Wharves, Piers, Bulkheads - Sheet Pile Quay wall, Caisson & Monoliths etc. 
  • Piled Jetties, Dolphins & Fenders
  • Dry docks, Slipways, Locks- Design Principles


J. S. Mani - "Coastal Hydrodynamics"
S. Narasimhan and S. Kathiroli - "Harbour and Coastal Engineering (Indian Scenario) (Vol. I, II)"
Quinn – "Design of Ports and Harbour Structures"
U. S. Army Corps of Engineers – "Shore Protection Manual"
Sorenson R. M. - "Basic Coastal Engineering"
Per Bruun – "Port Engineering (Vol. I & II)"
J. B. Herbich – "Handbook of coastal and ocean engineering (Vol. I, II & III)"
J. William Kamphius – "Introduction to coastal engineering"


Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics

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Dr. B.M.Dodamani., Professor and Head
Department of Water Resources & Ocean Engg
(Formerly Applied Mechanics & Hydraulics), NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangaluru - 575 025
Karnataka, India.
Hot line: +91-0824-2474050
Email: hodwroe[AT]nitk[DOT]edu[DOT]in

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