Aim and Scope of IFIP Working Group 2.5

Though formulated at the outset in 1974, the statement of the aim and the scope of WG 2.5 has proved to be a valid guideline for its work. The statement was slightly revised in 1991 and 2006.

The aim of Working Group 2.5 is to improve the quality of scientific computation by promoting the development and availability of sound numerical software.

Objectives within the scope of the Working Group 2.5 are:

A Rationale is also available.

Last modified: February 16, 2007