New PDF release: Developing Statistical Software in Fortran 95

By Software Engineering Standards Committee of the IEEE Computer SociCODE: OS

ISBN-10: 0738115436

ISBN-13: 9780738115436

Many books train computational facts. earlier, notwithstanding, none has proven tips on how to write an excellent application. This ebook provides statisticians, biostatisticians and methodologically-oriented researchers the instruments they should boost top quality statistical software.

Topics comprise how to:

Program in Fortran ninety five utilizing a pseudo object-oriented variety

Write actual and effective computational techniques

Create console functions

Build dynamic-link libraries (DLLs) and Windows-based software program elements

Develop graphical person interfaces (GUIs)

Through targeted examples, readers are proven how you can name Fortran tactics from programs together with Excel, SAS, SPSS, S-PLUS, R, and MATLAB. they're even given an academic on growing GUIs for Fortran computational code utilizing visible Basic.NET.

This e-book is should you are looking to the best way to create statistical purposes quick and successfully. earlier event with a programming language similar to easy, Fortran or C is beneficial yet now not required. more matured programmers will research new ideas to harness the ability of recent Fortran and the object-oriented paradigm. this can function a supplementary textual content for a graduate direction on statistical computing.

From the reviews:

"This e-book may be learn by means of all statisticians, engineers, and scientists who are looking to enforce an set of rules as a working laptop or computer software. The ebook is the simplest creation to programming that i've got ever learn. I price it as one among my vital reference books in my own library." Melvin J. Hinich for Techonmetrics, November 2006

"Overall, the e-book is easily written and offers an inexpensive advent to using glossy types of Fortran for statistical computation. the genuine thrust of the ebook is development COM interfaces utilizing Fortran, and it'll doubtless be Most worthy to somebody who must construct such interfaces." Journal of the yank Statistical organization, June 2006

"The ebook is easily written and is split into chapters and sections that are coherent...Overall the ebook appears like an exceptional source for somebody that already is familiar with a few dialect of FORTRAN and desires to profit a section approximately what's new in FORTRAN 95..." Robert Gentleman for the magazine of Statistical software program, December 2006

Show description

Read or Download Developing Statistical Software in Fortran 95 PDF

Best counting & numeration books

Jari Kaipio's Statistical and Computational Inverse Problems: v. 160 PDF

This booklet develops the statistical method of inverse issues of an emphasis on modeling and computations.  The framework is the Bayesian paradigm, the place all variables are modeled as random variables, the randomness reflecting the measure of trust in their values, and the answer of the inverse challenge is expressed by way of likelihood densities.

Handbook of Test Problems in Local and Global Optimization by Christodoulos A. Floudas, Panos M. Pardalos, Claire Adjiman, PDF

Major learn actions have taken position within the components of neighborhood and international optimization within the final 20 years. Many new theoretical, computational, algorithmic, and software program contributions have resulted. it's been discovered that regardless of those a variety of contributions, there doesn't exist a scientific discussion board for thorough experimental computational trying out and· assessment of the proposed optimization algorithms and their implementations.

Download e-book for kindle: Difference Schemes with Operator Factors by A.A. Samarskii, P.P. Matus, P.N. Vabishchevich

Two-and three-level distinction schemes for discretisation in time, along side finite distinction or finite point approximations with recognize to the distance variables, are frequently used to unravel numerically non­ desk bound difficulties of mathematical physics. within the theoretical research of distinction schemes our simple realization is paid to the matter of sta­ bility of a distinction resolution (or good posedness of a distinction scheme) with recognize to small perturbations of the preliminary stipulations and the best hand part.

Download e-book for iPad: Boundary and Interior Layers, Computational and Asymptotic by Petr Knobloch

This quantity deals contributions reflecting a range of the lectures awarded on the overseas convention BAIL 2014, which was once held from fifteenth to nineteenth September 2014 on the Charles college in Prague, Czech Republic. those are dedicated to the theoretical and/or numerical research of difficulties concerning boundary and inside layers and techniques for fixing those difficulties numerically.

Additional info for Developing Statistical Software in Fortran 95

Example text

Try this in an example. 2. Create a procedure for matrix multiplication using assumed-shape arrays and write a simple program that calls it. Within your procedure, check the dimensions of the argument arrays for conformity. 3. Write a recursive procedure for generating any term of the Fibonacci sequence 0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, . . , in which each element is the sum of the two preceding elements. Then use this procedure in a program that prints out the first n terms for a user-specified n. Does this procedure seem efficient?

Write a program that draws a random sample of size n without replacement from the population {1, 2, . . , N } for any N ≥ 1 and n ≤ N. 32 2. Introduction to Modern Fortran 3. Using allocatable arrays, write a program that tabulates and prints the binomial probability mass function f (y) = n y py (1 − p)n−y , y = 0, 1, . . , n, y and the cumulative distribution F (y) = z=0 f (z) for user-specified values of n and p. Use double- precision arithmetic and take reasonable measures to avoid overflows in the computation of n!

9). 4. The intrinsic function iachar accepts a character-string argument of length one and returns as an integer the ASCII position of that character. Using this function, write a procedure that converts all the lowercase letters within a string to uppercase or vice versa. 1 Expressions with Mixed Types and Kinds In general, one should be very cautious with integer division and with expressions or statements that mix integers with reals. Consider the simple test program below. 0000000E+00 In this example, Fortran interprets the literals 2 and 3 as integers of the default kind.

Download PDF sample

Developing Statistical Software in Fortran 95 by Software Engineering Standards Committee of the IEEE Computer SociCODE: OS

by George

Rated 4.96 of 5 – based on 15 votes