The Force


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The Force

A data parallel language by Harry Jordan <harry@boulder.colorado.edu> which extends Fortran for shared memory multiprocessors. It features parallel "case" statements and critical sections.

["The Force", H. Jordan, in "The Characteristics of Parallel Algorithms", L. Jamieson et al eds, MIT Press 1987, pp. 395-436].
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(though in an evil-favored instance), there is no trusting to the force of nature, nor to the bravery of words, except it be corroborate by custom.
It is acted upon by three independent forces: the resistance of the air, the attraction of the earth, and the force of impulsion with which it is endowed.
"True," replied the president; "but we will overcome that, for the force of impulsion will depend on the length of the engine and the powder employed, the latter being limited only by the resisting power of the former.
The regiments who had seen the feat cheered wildly at this exhibition of the white man's magic, which they took as an omen of success, while the force the general had belonged to--which, indeed, as we ascertained afterwards, he had commanded--fell back in confusion.
It is easy to perceive that a discretion so latitudinary as this would afford ample room for eluding the force of the provision.
Let the scientific men find out what the force consists in.
But by the time this letter, which proved that the real relation of the forces had already made itself felt in Petersburg, was dispatched, Kutuzov had found himself unable any longer to restrain the army he commanded from attacking and a battle had taken place.
Arnold], knew that the force he was envisioning had to be grounded in S & T.
He will develop the force by reaching across all Air Force Commands to draw appropriate leaders and personnel.
The greater the force exerted on an object, the greater the object's -- will be in the direction of the force.
Expression of Uncertainty for the Force Calibration Equation
Naive commentary labeling the force used as excessive often accompanies such footage.