[erlang-questions] Idle question

Vik Olliver <>
Tue Nov 24 03:54:57 CET 2009

Richard O'Keefe wrote:
> What would make >>> Erlang <<< a good language for Protein and DNA
> packing or computational nanotechnology or birthweight prediction
> &c rather than Fortran or C++ with ESSL and MPI or Stata or even R?

I've not done it you understand, but it seems to me like Erlang would be
good for calculating the component part interactions for large molecules.

Vik :v)

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