Course: Mathematical Software 2

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Course title Mathematical Software 2
Course code KMA/MSW2
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional, Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Ženčák Pavel, RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. The programming language Fortran: Structure of a program written in the Fortran language, basic concepts, data types and expressions, executable and nonexecutable statements, input and output statements, format specification, subroutine subprograms, function subprograms and block data subprograms. 2. Resources of mathematical software on internet and their searching, independent work with such software and its usage for computing. 3. Differences between Fortran 90/95 and Fortran 77. 4. Optimization of numerical programs for computer architecture.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Demonstration
  • Attendace - 26 hours per semester
  • Semestral Work - 35 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The course introduces programing in Fortran, usage of freeware codes in Fortran and optimization of numerical computation.
Knowledge Know the coding of simple programs in Fortran and know the usage of existing programs in Fortran .
Basic knowledge of programming in procedural programming languages.

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance, Seminar Work

Credit: course work (including program development).
Recommended literature
  • J. Hřebíček a kolektiv. (1989). Programovací jazyk Fortran77 a vědecko technické výpočty. Academia, Praha.
  • Karel Segeth. (1998). Numerický software I.. Karolinum, Praha.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Applied Mathematics (2014) Mathematics courses 1 Summer
Faculty of Science Applications of Mathematics in Economy (2015) Mathematics courses - Summer