This book is a practical introduction to Unix/Linux and programming for biologists as well as for chemists and physicists who work in bioinformatics and biophysics. The goal is to learn about the power of the stream editor 'sed' and the programming languages 'awk' and 'perl' in order to extract or format information from various sources. It is written for beginners with no computational knowledge. Basic programming constructs are introduced and applied. With this book, the reader will be able to work in the Unix environment (BSD, Linux, Knoppix, MacOSX, CygWin) and to write programs in order to format and analyse large data files.Unix/Linux, data processing and programming : with 19 figures and 12 tables RApbbe WA¼nschiers ... You want to decide how to process (e.g. analyze, format. save. correlate) data and you want it now - not waiting for the lab programmer to treat your request, and you know it best - you ... While the first problem could be solved by finding the right page in a Unix manual, the latter required programming skillsanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2004-01-01|