Engineering Computing

Engineering Computing

Introduction, AME 20214/Fall 2015


Introduction to Programming with Fortran with Coverage of FortranTextbook: Chivers and J. Sleightholme, 2012, Introduction to Programming with Fortran with Coverage of Fortran 90, 95, 2003, 2008 and 77 , Second Edition, Springer, London.


Lecture Notes | Homework & Exams | Useful Links | Previous Courses Homework and Exams




  • UNIX and Linux: directory structure, text editors, simple commands.
  • Fortran 90, 95, 2003: compiled versus interpreted languages, data types, precision, a rrays, input/output, functions, subroutines, object-oriented programming, modules, and scripting.
  • Engineering/physics/calculus-based computing problems with emphasis on the forced mass-spring-damper and explicit numerical methods of solution.
  • Technical writing and text formatting with LATEX.
  • Engineering plotting with MATLAB.
  • Brief introduction to C, HTML, Mathematica, Python, Excel, and VBA.


Useful Links

  1. learn to code: The affiliated video has its moments.
  2. Some Relevant Wikipedia Links

General Interest

Software and Operating System Tools

Professional Societies

Previous Courses Homework and Exams

Tests and Homework, Fall 2014

Tests and Homework, Fall 2013

Tests and Homework, Fall 2012


Computer science & engineering


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