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Introduction to Scientific and Technical Computing (Paperback)

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Contributed by computer and engineering specialists from the US, the 19 chapters in this volume explain tools and techniques for scientific and technical computing for scientists and engineers: operating systems; machine numbers and the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) 754 floating-point standard; developing with git and Github; Bash scripting; debugging with gdb; makefiles, libraries, and linking; linking and interoperability; build management with CMake; Python 3; prototyping; high-performance computing systems; parallel programming with MPI; OpenMP; checkpointing code for restartability with HDF5; libraries for linear algebra; parallel computing with accelerators; testing and verification; validation of computational models and codes; and software licensing and distribution. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 289
Genre: Computers + Internet, Mathematics, Technology
Sub-Genre: Research
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Language: English
Street Date: August 1, 2016
TCIN: 51279980
UPC: 9781498745048
Item Number (DPCI): 248-18-3952
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