# Fortran information & resources

Fortran resources

- Fortran resource file - updated 12 April 2016

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 compilers

- Compiler support for Fortran 2003, 2008 & TS 29113 Standard - rev 16 (Sep 2015)

This article appears regularly in Fortran Forum.

- Fortran compiler comparisons for Windows & Linux hosted by Polyhedron Solutions

- 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 2003

Fortran 2008

- The Fortran 2008 standard was published on 6 October 2010
- The new features of Fortran 2008 (N1891), John Reid, WG5 Convener (pdf)
- replaces N1828
- Coarrays in the next Fortran standard, John Reid, WG5 Convener (pdf)

TS 29113

- Technical Specification 29113 was published in 2012. This Technical Specification extends the facility of Fortran for interoperating with C.

Fortran standards work

- WG5 - the official home of Fortran standards

## 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 historyproject 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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