PACTOLUS was developed in 1964 by R. D. Brennan for the lBM 1620 at San Jose, California. lts name is derived from Greek mythology. Midas was the king who was blessed by the gods with the gift that everything he touched would turn to gold. ... The story goes that Midas was told to bathe in the river Pactolus to wash away the curse which the blessing had become. ln a ... As with MlDAS, MlMlC was issued to any who requrested it and an excellent instruction manual was available.
|Title||:||Computer simulation for engineers|
|Author||:||Robert E. Stephenson|