Accession Number:

AD0659259

Title:

ON THE APPLICATION OF FORMAC COMPUTER PROGRAMS TO AID IN THE SYMBOLIC FORMULATION AND SOLUTION OF ENGINEERING AND SCIENTIFIC PROBLEMS,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

LOCKHEED MISSILES AND SPACE CO PALO ALTO CALIF LOCKHEED PALO ALTO RESEARCH LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

64.0

Abstract:

The work applies a new tool that can symbolically perform mathematical operations such as differentiation, substitution, expansion of terms, etc. The tool is an experimental symbolic manipulation system called FORMAC FORmula MAnipulation Compiler which utilizes the IBM 709094 computer. Applications of FORMAC computer programs to problems in structural mechanics are presented. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE