Kotlin at a Glance

Swati Saxena

SKU: 9789388511544



ISBN: 9789388511490
eISBN: 9789388511544
Authors: Swati Saxena
Rights: Worldwide
Publishing Date: January 2019
Pages: 213
Weight: 250 gm
Dimension: 23x15x1.8 cm
Book Type: Paperback

“Kotlin at a Glance" is a book that gives an in-depth knowledge about Kotlin.  This book mainly focused on Kotlin programming language and its comparison to Java. By reading this book, the readers can make themselves familiar with the language’s most important features and aspects.

With a complete overview of OOPs, null safety, generics, and many other interesting features, this book is a perfect choice for fresher and experienced Java developers who want to learn more about this alternative JVM language.

For reading this book, there’s no need for any prior Kotlin knowledge, as the basics are explained in the book. Moreover, the required functional programming concepts are also described.

The readers of this book will also learn to develop an app in android using Kotlin. Moreover, this book is for everyone who is on their way of becoming a developer.


 Basic guide to develop an App in Android by using Kotlin

Key Features

  • Comprehensive coverage of all the concepts of Kotlin
  • Simple language, crystal clear approach, user friendly book
  • Concepts are duly supported by several examples and self-explanatory analogies.

What Will You Learn

  • Introduction to OOP, Java, Kotlin
  • Kotlin Architecture, Token, Input, Operator, Array, Function
  • String Operations, Conditional Statements, Jumping Statement
  • Looping / Control Flow / Iteration
  • Null Safety, Kotlin Lambda Functions and Exception Handling
  • Constructor, Inheritance, Abstract Keyword, Polymorphism
  • Collection, Coroutines, Generics
  • Regex, Interoperability with Java, Android

Who This Book is For

This book will prove to be a “must have” for beginners as well as experienced professionals as it is a stepping stone for learning the technology.

  1. OOP in Brief
  2. An Introduction to Java
  3. An Introduction to Kotlin
  4. Kotlin Architecture
  5. Kotlin Token
  6. Kotlin Input
  7. Kotlin Operator
  8. String Operations
  9. Conditional Statements
  10. Jumping Statement
  11. Looping / Control Flow / Iteration
  12. Kotlin Array
  13. Null Safety
  14. Kotlin Function
  15. Function Scope
  16. Kotlin Lambda Functions and Exception Handling
  17. Kotlin OOPs
  18. Constructor
  19. Inheritance
  20. Abstract Keyword
  21. Polymorphism
  22. Collection
  23. Coroutines
  24. Generics
  25. Regex
  26. Interoperability with Java
  27. Kotlin for Android
  28. Extras
  29. Interoperability with JavaScript
  30. Glossary
  31. Important Question
Swati Saxena is an expert in Java programming and coding as she is MCA, OCJP ( Oracle Certified Java Professional )  and ADST, having in-depth knowledge of the subject and very vast experience in developing and training. Her knowledge and teaching are always praised by her mentor as well as students. She has written, "C programming and coding Question Bank with the solution’, "Java-A Complete Practical Solution” for BPB Publications. The alumnus of her is well placed in many reputed organizations all over India.

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