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Python for Scientists

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ISBN-10: 1316641236

ISBN-13: 9781316641231

Edition: 2nd 2017 (Revised)

Authors: John M. Stewart

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Scientific Python is a significant public domain alternative to expensive proprietary software packages. This book teaches from scratch everything the working scientist needs to know using copious, downloadable, useful and adaptable code snippets. Readers will discover how easy it is to implement and test non-trivial mathematical algorithms and will be guided through the many freely available add-on modules. A range of examples, relevant to many different fields, illustrate the language's capabilities. The author also shows how to use pre-existing legacy code (usually in Fortran77) within the Python environment, thus avoiding the need to master the original code. In this new edition,…    
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Book details

List price: $47.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2017
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 7/20/2017
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 270
Size: 6.85" wide x 9.65" long x 0.55" tall
Weight: 1.210
Language: English

John M. Stewart is Emeritus Reader in Gravitational Physics at the University of Cambridge, and a Life Fellow at King's College, Cambridge.