How to Pair Program

Pair programming is a method of programming in which two people work together at one keyboard. One person, “the driver”, types at the keyboard. The other person, “the observer” (or “navigator”) reviews each line of code as it is typed, checking for errors and thinking about the overall design. Some benefits you can expect: better … Read more

How to Program in Fortran

Many people perceive Fortran as an archaic and “dead” programming language. However, most scientific and engineering code is written in Fortran. As such, programming in F77 and F90 remains a necessary skill for most technical programmers. Moreover, the latest Fortran standards (2003, 2008, 2015) allow the programmer to write highly efficient code with minimum effort, … Read more