Research Papers/Topics in Civil Engineering

DESIGN AND PRODUCTION OF CEILING BOARD USING PLASTER OF PARIS (P.O.P) GYPSUM MATERIAL

1.0 INTRODUCTION This project deals with the design and production of ceiling board using Plaster of Paris [POP] gypsum materials. Plaster of Paris [POP] is a white powdery mixture of gypsum. It has been named such because the first deposit of gypsum was found in Paris. This powder when mixed with water solidifies, but without losing its volume. During manufacturing process, the gypsum is heated and as such, it does not necessarily require any high heat treatment like ceramics and clays [Worr...

MODELING OF GAS POLLUTION FROM ILORIN ANIMAL WASTE DUMPSITE

TABLE OF CONTENTSTitle Page iCertification iiDedication iiiAcknowledgement ivTable of contents v  CHAPTER ONE 1.0 Introduction  11.1 Background of study 11.2 Statements of the problems 21.3 Aim and objectives 21.3.1 Aim 21.3.2 Objectives 31.4 Scope of research 31.5 Definition of terms 31.5.1   Trace gas 31.5.2   Pollution 31.5.3    Animal waste 3CHAPTER TWO2.0 Literature review 42.1 Carbon dioxide emission 42.2 Methane emission 42.3 Nitrous Oxi...