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FORTRAN 90 for Engineers and Scientists

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FORTRAN 90 for Engineers and Scientists

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  • 30 special Application Sections illustrate problem solving using a variety of interesting engineering and science problems. A four-step problem-solving method is used in each application:
    • A specification is developed. Pg.___

    • An algorithm is designed. Pg.___

    • A program is written. Pg.___

    • It is then tested and used to solve the problem. Pg.___

  • A large number of complete programs and sample runs throughout the text illustrate basic programming concepts and demonstrate good structure and style. They are selected from a wide range of areas in engineering, math, and science. Pg.___
  • Effective pedagogical tools include:
    • Chapter Summaries that include concise Fortran 90 summaries. Pg.___

    • Many examples of applied problem-solving. Pg.___

    • Quick quizzes to test understanding of basic Fortran 90 concepts. Pg.___

  • Programming Pointers at the end of each chapter give guidelines for program design and style and point out common programming pitfalls. Pg.___
  • Includes Exercises and Problems:
    • 300 new Quick Quiz questions. Pg.___

    • 500 exercises. Pg.___

    • 230 programming problems. Pg.___

    • Solutions to all exercises and almost all programming problems are in the solutions manual and program solutions are also available on disk.

  • Source code for example programs is available at Prentice Hall FTP site. Pg.___
  • Provides complete and thorough coverage of standard Fortran 90. Pg.___

Description

  • Copyright 1997
  • Dimensions: 7 1/2 x 9 1/4
  • Pages: 1071
  • Edition: 1st
  • Book
  • ISBN-10: 0-13-519729-5
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-519729-5

Based on a best seller, this book is a complete and thorough presentation of standard Fortran 90 with special applications in science and engineering. This book emphasizes problem- solving and structured program development following basic software engineering principles. Its clear and concise presentation is perfect for readers with no previous programming experience. KEY TOPICS: 30 special Application Sections illustrate problem solving using a variety of interesting engineering and science problems. A four-step problem-solving method is used in each application. A large number of complete programs and sample runs throughout the book illustrate basic programming concepts and demonstrate good structure and style. They are selected from a wide range of areas in engineering, math, and science. MARKET: Engineers and scientists using standard Fortran 90.

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Table of Contents



 1. Introduction to Computing.


 2. Basic Fortran.


 3. Selective Execution.


 4. Repetitive Execution.


 5. Input/Output.


 6. Programming with Functions.


 7. Programming with Subroutines.


 8. One-Dimensional Arrays.


 9. Multidimensional Arrays.


10. Derived Data Types.


11. Other Data Types.


12. File Processing.


13. Pointers and Linked Structures.


Appendix A: ASCII and EBCDIC.


Appendix B: Sample Files.


Appendix C: Program Composition.


Appendix D: Generic and Specific Names of Functions.


Appendix E: Internal Representation.


Appendix F: Obsolete and Redundant Features.


Appendix G: Answers to Quick Quizzes.


Index of Programming Problems.


Index.

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