The Mathematica Book
by Stephen Wolfram
Publisher: Wolfram Media 2003
Number of pages: 1488
As both a highly readable tutorial and a definitive reference for over a million Mathematica users worldwide, this book covers every aspect of Mathematica. It is an essential resource for all users of Mathematica from beginners to experts. This expanded fifth edition presents Mathematica Version 5 for the first time and is important for anyone interested in the progress of advanced computing. A complete version of the Help Browser was created in HTML for the Mathematica Documentation Center, providing the internet community full access to its encyclopedic knowledge base and emulating the Browser's easy search and browse features.
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by Richard D. Jenks, Robert S. Sutor - axiom-developer.org
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by Henri Amuasi - Wikibooks
Octave is a high-level language, primarily intended for numerical computations. The purpose of this collection of tutorials is to get you through most (and eventually all) of the available Octave functionality from a basic level.
by Zdzislaw Meglicki - Indiana University
Topics: linear algebra and fast Fourier transform packages and algorithms, Message Passing Interface (MPI) and parallel I/O (MPI/IO), 3D visualisation of scientific data sets, implementation of problem solving environments, quantum computing.
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