Basic Linear Algebra Subprograms for Fortran Usage

  title={Basic Linear Algebra Subprograms for Fortran Usage},
  author={Charles L. Lawson and Richard J. Hanson and David R. Kincaid and Fred T. Krogh},
  journal={ACM Trans. Math. Softw.},
A package of 38 low level subprograms for many of the basic operations of numerical linear algebra is presented. The package is intended to be used with FORTRAN. The operations in the package are dot products, elementary vector operations, Givens transformations, vector copy and swap, vector norms, vector scaling, and the indices of components of largest magnitude. The subprograms and a test driver are available in portable FORTRAN. Versions of the subprograms are also provided in assembly… 
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