This Fortran 90 module, part pf PH Modular Series for Introductory Engineering, is by the authors of the best-selling FORTRAN 77 book, Nyhoff and Leestma. The module, designed for a short course, will introduce the important concepts of Fortran 90. The authors will incorporate a strong pedagogical approach that features examples and exercises for engineers and scientists, programming pointers, and programming problems.
A text emphasizing problem solving, with many engineering and science application problems, exercises, programming problems, and boxes on programming pointers. Treats the basic steps of program development, offering real-world examples in applications such as numerical integration, electrical networks, road construction, and Internet addresses. Sample programs and data files can be downloaded from an ftp site. For a first course in computing, assuming no previous experience with computers. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)