Charcoal Iron Industry Analysis: Data Preparation and Computer Program Design
1975) Charcoal Iron Industry Analysis: Data Preparation and Computer Program Design. Technical Report CS75020-R, Computer Science, Virginia Tech. (
A report of the use of the computer to analyze historical data on the charcoal iron industry is presented. It includes a discussion of the problem of analyzing historical data by computer and the use of the computer to locate errors or inconsistencies in the reporting of the original data and in the transcription process from document to punched card. The type of analysis applied to the data is described and the methods of program construction and verification are explained. The results of this analysis are reported in a separate paper.
|Item Type:||Departmental Technical Report|
|Keywords:||charcoal iron industry, data reliability, analysis of historical data, program design, program testing|
|Subjects:||Computer Science > Historical Collection(Till Dec 2001)|
|Deposited By:||Administrator, Eprints|
|Deposited On:||27 April 2006|