Introduce the power and practicality of C++ programming to your entry-level engineering students with Bronson's C++ FOR ENGINEERS AND SCIENTISTS, 4E. This proven, pragmatic text is designed specifically for today's first- and second-year engineering and science students with a wealth of new applications and examples taken from real situations involving electrical and structural engineering, fluid mechanics, mathematics, power generation, and heat transfer challenges.
The book starts with a solid foundation in procedural programming before moving into a reorganized, clear presentation of object-oriented concepts. Dynamic case studies, career spotlights and engineering-driven applications showcase the relevance of concepts students are learning to their careers. Helpful tips demonstrate how to avoid common C++ programming errors, while updates ensure that students are learning the most recent C++ code standards.
Table of Contents
PART I: FUNDAMENTALS OF C++ PROGRAMMING.
2. Problem Solving Using C++.
3. Assignment, Formatting, and Interactive Input.
4. Selection Structures.
5. Repetition Statements.
6. Modularity Using Functions.
8. I/O File Streams and Data Files.
9. Completing the Basics.
PART II: OBJECT-ORIENTED PROGRAMMING.
11. Introduction to Classes.
12. Adding Functionality to Your Classes.
PART III: ADDITIONAL TOPICS.
14. Numerical Methods.
15. Bit Operations (Online Chapter).
A. Operator Precedence Table.
B. ASCII Character Codes.
C. Floating-Point Number Storage.
D. Command-Line Arguments.