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Introduction to Computational Techniques

  • Moses Eterigho EmetereEmail author
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Part of the Studies in Big Data book series (SBD, volume 54)

Abstract

In this chapter, the definition and general concept of computational techniques was extensively discussed. The various fields of application of computational techniques (CT) was explored. The basic components of CT was discussed with specific emphasis on computational softwares, open softwares and libraries. Programming languages were discussed. A simple illustration on linking different languages was given.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhysicsCovenant UniversityOtaNigeria
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical Engineering ScienceUniversity of JohannesburgJohannesburgSouth Africa

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