Category Archives: Programming

Awk Programming II: Life in a Shell

The game of Life was invented in the ’70 by the prolific mathematician John H. Conway (see [5] for his biography).  It becomes famous after Martin Gardner wrote about in his famous column in the Scientific American magazine [1,2].  

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Programmazione della Unix Shell

Questo blog contiene  una breve introduzione alla programmazione della Unix shell csh/tcsh. Per altri tipi di shells, il lettore può consultare manuali dedicati a questo argomento riportati nella bibliografia alla fine di questa questo blog.

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Introduzione alla Dinamica Molecolare

Lex. I. Corpus omne perseverare in statu suo quiescendi vel movendi uniformiter in directum, nili quatenus a viribus impressis cogitur statum illum mutare. Lex. II. Muationem motus proportionalem esse vi motrici impressae, et fieri fecundum lineam rectam qua vis illa imprimitur. Lex. III. Actioni … Continue reading

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Parallel computing and molecular dynamics simulations

The recent technical developments in parallel computing have made available large parallel computing facilities at relatively contained costs that have stimulated an intense developing activity to realize efficient parallel programs for the scientific and technical calculation. One of the scientific … Continue reading

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A Basic Introduction to the C Language – #1

Write in C (Let it Be) When I find my code in tons of trouble, Friends and colleagues come to me, Speaking words of wisdom: “Write in C.” As the deadline fast approaches, And bugs are all that I can … Continue reading

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Retro Programming Nostalgias: Commodore Amiga and Molecular Visualization

Italy 1989, it was the age of Commodore Amiga with its BOING demo, the bouncing ball that conquest the heart of the millions of young people living the microcomputer revolution.

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PERL Programming II: Applications to Bioinformatics

This article is the second part of my previous introduction to the PERL language. Here, I am going to show the use of the Perl language in simple bioinformatics applications. I will introduce by examples other aspects of this powerful language.

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