Synopses & Reviews
This book is a complete presentation of standard FORTRAN 77 with special applications of numerical methods in science and engineering. It surpasses the coverage of its best-selling predecessor, FORTRAN 77 for Engineers and Scientists, Third Edition, by adding a current introduction to Fortran 90. This book emphasizes sound structured programming and software engineering principles; its clear and concise presentation is perfect for readers who possess a background in algebra, with no previous programming experience.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction to Computing.
2. Basic Fortran.
3. Selective Execution.
4. Repetitive Execution.
6. Programming with Functions.
7. Programming with Subroutines.
8. One-Dimensional Arrays.
9. MultiDimensional Arrays.
10. Other Data Types.
11. File Processing.
12. Additional FORTRAN Features.
13. New Directions in FORTRAN 90.
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: Answers to Quick Quizzes.
Index of Programming Problems.