Mathematica by Example

Mathematica by Example

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This third edition of Mathematica by Example is completely compatible with recent Mathematica versions. Highly readable and informative, this volume is geared toward the beginning Mathematica user, and focuses on the most often used features of this powerful tool. The book covers popular applications of mathematics within different areas including calculus, linear algebra, ordinary differential equations, and partial differential equations.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 571 pages
  • 185.4 x 231.1 x 35.6mm | 1,202.03g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0120415631
  • 9780120415632

Table of contents

1. Getting Started; 2. Mathematical Operations on Numbers, Expressions, and Functions; 3. Calculus; 4. Introduction to Lists and Tables; 5. Nested Lists; 6. Applications Related to Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations; 7. Some Graphics Packages; Selected References; Index.
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"The book does an excellent job of providing information that beginning Mathematica users need...The Mathematica graphical output is excellent."
-- William Emerson, Metropolitan State College
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About Martha L. Abell

Martha L. Abell and James P. Braselton are graduates of the Georgia Institute of Technology and the Ohio State University, respectively, and teach at Georgia Southern University, Statesboro where they have extensive experience in Mathematica-assisted instruction at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Martha recently received Georgia Southern's award for 'excellence in research and/or creative scholarly activity.' In addition, they have given numerous presentations on Mathematica, throughout the United States and abroad. Other books by the authors include Differential Equations with Mathematica, Second Edition and Statistics with Mathematica. Martha L. Abell and James P. Braselton are graduates of the Georgia Institute of Technology and the Ohio State University, respectively, and teach at Georgia Southern University, Statesboro. Martha recently received Georgia Southern's award for 'excellence in research and/or creative scholarly activity.' Both authors have extensive experience with using Mathematica as well as Mathematica-assisted instruction at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. In addition, they have given numerous presentations on Mathematica, throughout the United States and abroad. Other books by the authors include Differential Equations with Mathematica, Second Edition and Statistics with Mathematica.
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The book does an excellent job of providing information that beginning Mathematica users need, I think the use of Mathematica is excellent. The Mathematica graphical output is excellent
--William Emerson, Metropolitan State College

The book does an excellent job of providing information that beginning Mathematica users need, I think the use of Mathematica is excellent. The Mathematica graphical output is excellent
--William Emerson, Metropolitan State College
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