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Modern Fortran Usage and Style

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ISBN-10: 052173052X

ISBN-13: 9780521730525

Edition: 2011

Authors: Norman S. Clerman, Walter Spector

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Fortran is one of the oldest high-level languages and remains the premier language for writing code for science and engineering applications. This book is for anyone who uses Fortran, from the novice learner to the advanced expert. It describes best practices for programmers, scientists, engineers, computer scientists and researchers who want to apply good style and incorporate rigorous usage in their own Fortran code or to establish guidelines for a team project. The presentation concentrates primarily on the characteristics of Fortran 2003, while also describing methods in Fortran 90/95 and valuable new features in Fortran 2008. The authors draw on more than a half century of experience…    
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Book details

List price: $81.95
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 12/5/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 352
Size: 5.91" wide x 8.90" long x 0.91" tall
Weight: 0.154

Norman S. Clerman is currently a private consultant. He was formerly the Chief Computer Scientist at Opcon Design Associates, LLC, a small company engaged in lens design.

Walter Spector has been employed by Silicon Graphics International's Professional Services organization (formerly Cray Research, Inc.) since 1984.

General principles
Formatting conventions
Naming conventions
Documentation conventions
Programming principles
Programming conventions
Input and output
Packaging conventions
Generic programming
Object orientation
Parallel processing
Numerics and floating point
C interoperability
Updating old programs
Source code
Rule list