A guide to Microsoft Excel 2007 for scientists and engineers [electronic resource] / Bernard V. Liengme ; with David J. Ellert.Material type: TextPublisher: Amsterdam ; Boston : Academic Press/Elsevier, c2009Description: 1 online resource (x, 326 p.) : illISBN: 9780123746238; 012374623XSubject(s): Engineering -- Data processing | Microsoft Excel (Computer file) | Science -- Data processingGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Guide to Microsoft Excel 2007 for scientists and engineers.DDC classification: 005.360245 LOC classification: TA345 | .L54 2009Online resources: ScienceDirect
Completely updated guide for scientists, engineers and students who want to use Microsoft Excel 2007 to its full potential. Electronic spreadsheet analysis has become part of the everyday work of researchers in all areas of engineering and science. Microsoft Excel, as the industry standard spreadsheet, has a range of scientific functions that can be utilized for the modeling, analysis and presentation of quantitative data. This text provides a straightforward guide to using these functions of Microsoft Excel, guiding the reader from basic principles through to more complicated areas such as formulae, charts, curve-fitting, equation solving, integration, macros, statistical functions, and presenting quantitative data.
1. The Microsoft Excel Window -- 2. Basic Operations -- 3. Printing a Worksheet -- 4. Using Functions -- 5. Decision Functions -- 6. Charts -- 7. Curve Fitting -- 8. User-defined Functions -- 9. Modelling I -- 10. Solving Equations -- 11. Numerical Integration -- 12. Differential Equations -- 13. Modelling II -- 14. Statistics for Experimenters -- 15. Report Writing.
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