Hi, LOD-Loss on drying is calculated by heating the given sample below its melting pt. in an oven. it contains all volatiles matters contains water and various solvents. LOD is an indefinite analytical method for removing all volatile impurities like... (More)
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- Based on energy/pressure reqd
Gravity Irrigation. Border, basin & furrow irrigations
Pressurized irrigation. Drip & Sprinkler irrigations
- Based on placement of irrigation water (on, above or below soil surface)
Surface irrigation. Border, basin & furrow irrigations
Overhead irrigation.... (More)
Global Positioning System (GPS) refers to the NAVSTAR Global Positioning System, a constellations of satellites developed by the United States Department of Defence. At first the GPS was made for military use only, but later made accessible to... (More)
Porotherm bricks provides a comfortable living environment due to its thermal efficiency and acoustics efficiency.
These bricks are light weight which helps in maintaining a steady production during construction.
They are made up of entirely natural ingredients such as rice... (More)
Excavation means simply a process of removal of the earth for the formation of the cavity on the ground.
In small sites, it is carried out annually using excavating tools like picks, shovel and wheelbarrows.
Heavy plant-like bulldozer... (More)
There are three broad types of soil stabilization, they are;
1. Biological soil stabilization :- This is achieved through afforestation or planting and its main purpose is erosion control. Root traits such as architectural, morphology, physiological and biotic play an... (More)
In case of Reinforced cement concrete (Rcc),
Lap length: when the bar of required length is not available for providing reinforcement in that case the extra length of overlapping required for transfer of load easily and to act as unison.it18... (More)
Double Reinforced beam or doubly reinforced beam is the beam having reinforcements both the bottom and top.
The singly reinforced beam has tension reinforcements placed only at the bottom of the beam. In a singly reinforced beam, tension is carried... (More)