Fortran information & resources


Fortran resources
  • Fortran resource file - updated 16 August 2015
    detailed and up-to-date Fortran information covering compilers, books, on-line training material, graphics, parallel programming, analysis, conversion & maintenance tools, electronic lists, standards bodies, Fortran groups & newsletters, Fortran tools, libraries & applications

Fortran 2003
Fortran 2008

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Fortran standards work

  • WG5 - the official home of Fortran standards

Fortran compilers

  • NAG
    • Fortran compiler release 6.0 available on Unix, Windows & Mac OS
    • Fortran Builder - an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) for release 6.0 of the Microsoft Windows version of the NAG Fortran compiler.
    • free compiler - from GNU Fortran project.         

Fortran electronic lists, faq & groups

a Jiscmail hosted list which is restricted to questions about Fortran since the publication of the Fortran 90 standard. It can either be browsed on-line or subscribed to and postings will be received by email.

a Usenet news hosted list covering all aspects of Fortran.
a publication of the Special Interest Group in Programming Languages (SIGPLAN) of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). Fortran Forum was founded by Loren Meissner and is published three times year.

a business-related social networking site with a lively Fortran group.


Numerical Libraries

Graphics Libraries

Fortran's history
          project to preserve material relating to the original IBM 704 FORTRAN/Fortran II
          compiler.
 an article written by Brian Meek in 1990 on the development of Fortran.



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