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Scientific Programming
Volume 1, Issue 1, Pages 91-95
Publication/Software Review

An Initial Evaluation of the NAG f90 Compiler

Michael Metcalf

CERN, 1211 Geneva 23, Switzerland

Received 25 April 1992; Accepted 25 April 1992

Copyright © 1992 Hindawi Publishing Corporation. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


A few weeks before the formal publication of the ISO Fortran 90 Standard, NAG announced the world's first f90 compiler. We have evaluated the compiler by using it to assess the impact of Fortran 90 on the CERN Program Library.