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Author: engineer1532
Time: 03/13/09 08:03 PST
This is a reply to message no. 11801 by artsijan
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What Programming Language is best for Mechanical Engineers?

We, mechanical engineers use, almost exclusively, fortran because it is highly efficient in numerical calculations. We are not system programmers, we are mathematicians. We produce results. We don't have much time to spend on difficult-to-learn languages which are able to do many things completely useless to us...

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