A Primer on Scientific Programming with Python (Texts in by Hans Petter Langtangen

By Hans Petter Langtangen

The publication serves as a primary advent to desktop programming of clinical functions, utilizing the high-level Python language. The exposition is instance- and problem-oriented, the place the purposes are taken from arithmetic, numerical calculus, information, physics, biology, and finance. The booklet teaches 'Matlab-style' and procedural programming in addition to object-oriented programming. highschool arithmetic is a required history, and it's positive to review classical and numerical one-variable calculus in parallel with analyzing this ebook. along with studying the way to software desktops, the reader also will tips on how to resolve mathematical difficulties, coming up in a number of branches of technological know-how and engineering, by means of numerical equipment and programming. by way of mixing programming, arithmetic and clinical purposes, the publication lays a superb beginning for practising computational science.

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