Symbolic Computing

Basic Idea - A system to do all the symbolic manipulation of algebra, geometry, trigonometry, statistics, calculus.

Used by whom? Engineers, mathematicians, educators, students, any user of mathematics.

Famous examples: Macsyma, Mathematica, Maple, Prolog, LISP.

See Mathematics classes, and CS3414, CS4414 for experience.


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