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Publisher Comments:

Mathematica Navigator is the only book you need to understand and use the new Mathematica. Part tutorial and part handbook, this updated guidebook provides a thorough introduction to the software plus practical information and tips for using Mathematica on a daily basis to solve mathematical problems. The book emphasizes the use of graphics, methods of applied mathematics and statistics, and programming.

While no previous experience with Mathematica is required, most chapters also include advanced material so that the book will be a valuable resource for beginners and experienced users. You'll want to keep it close by your computer for easy reference.

Based on recent releases of Mathematica

With the CD-ROM, the whole book can be installed into the help system of Mathematica

Most chapters, while starting from the basics, go up to advanced topics

Studies several real-life data sets "Totally indispensabe. ...Run, do not walk, to get your copy."

-Robert M. Lurie, MIT for iJournals

"...is a gem of clarity and concise application...If the book has any failings, it is in leaving the reader begging for more."

-Scientific Computing and Instrumentation

"This is an excellent reference book that I would recommend to anyone who is...a serious user of Mathematica."

- Bill Emerson, Metropolitan State University

"There is a great need for this book. The outstanding feature...is the great variety of Mathematica programs."

- Mike Mesterton-Gibbons, Florida State University

"...does a fantastic job at introducing Mathematica for the applied scientist. The book's use of Mathematica is slick, intelligent and comprehensive."

- Joaquin Carbonara, Buffalo State University

"Mathematica Navigator is packed with excellent examples...an invaluable companion to any textbook for most Mathematica-enriched courses."

- Fred Szabo, Concordia University

Synopsis:

Mathematica Navigator is the only book you need to understand and use the new Mathematica. Part tutorial and part handbook, this updated guidebook provides a thorough introduction to the software plus practical information and tips for using Mathematica on a daily basis to solve mathematical problems. The book emphasizes the use of graphics, methods of applied mathematics and statistics, and programming.

While no previous experience with Mathematica is required, most chapters also include advanced material so that the book will be a valuable resource for beginners and experienced users. You'll want to keep it close by your computer for easy reference.

Based on recent releases of Mathematica

With the CD-ROM, the whole book can be installed into the help system of Mathematica

Most chapters, while starting from the basics, go up to advanced topics

Studies several real-life data sets

Synopsis:

Mathematica Navigator is the only book you need to understand and use the new Mathematica. Part tutorial and part handbook, this updated guidebook provides a thorough introduction to the software plus practical information and tips for using Mathematica on a daily basis to solve mathematical problems. The book emphasizes the use of graphics, methods of applied mathematics and statistics, and programming.

While no previous experience with Mathematica is required, most chapters also include advanced material so that the book will be a valuable resource for beginners and experienced users. You'll want to keep it close by your computer for easy reference.

Based on recent releases of Mathematica

With the CD-ROM, the whole book can be installed into the help system of Mathematica

Most chapters, while starting from the basics, go up to advanced topics

Studies several real-life data sets

About the Author

Heikki Ruskeepää teaches applied mathematics at the University of Turku. He has published guides on mathematical software such as Macsyma, Mathematica, and SAS/OR. Ruskeepää received his Ph.D. from the Department of Applied Mathematics of the University of Turku, Finland. He has also published several books in Finnish.

University of Turku, Finland

Table of Contents

Preface

1. Starting

2. Sightseeing

3. Notebooks

4. Files

5. 2D Graphics for Functions

6. Options for 2D Graphics

7. 3D Graphics for Functions

8. Options for 3D Graphics

9. 2D Graphics for Data

10. 3D Graphics for Data

11. Numbers

12. Expressions

13. Lists

14. Functions

15. Programs

16. Differential Calculus

17. Integral Calculus

18. Matrices

19. Equations

20. Optimization

21. Interpolation

22. Approximation

23. Differential Equations

24. Partial Differential Equations

25. Difference Equations

26. Probability

27. Statistics

References

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780126036428
Subtitle:
Mathematics, Statistics, and Graphics
Author:
Ruskeepaa, Heikki
Publisher:
Academic Press
Subject:
Mathematics
Subject:
Applied
Subject:
Data processing
Subject:
Discrete Mathematics
Subject:
Mathematical & Statistical Software
Subject:
Educational Software - General
Subject:
Mathematics -- Data processing.
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Publication Date:
20040206
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
844
Dimensions:
9.25 x 7.5 in

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"Synopsis" by , Mathematica Navigator is the only book you need to understand and use the new Mathematica. Part tutorial and part handbook, this updated guidebook provides a thorough introduction to the software plus practical information and tips for using Mathematica on a daily basis to solve mathematical problems. The book emphasizes the use of graphics, methods of applied mathematics and statistics, and programming.

While no previous experience with Mathematica is required, most chapters also include advanced material so that the book will be a valuable resource for beginners and experienced users. You'll want to keep it close by your computer for easy reference.

Based on recent releases of Mathematica

With the CD-ROM, the whole book can be installed into the help system of Mathematica

Most chapters, while starting from the basics, go up to advanced topics

Studies several real-life data sets

"Synopsis" by , Mathematica Navigator is the only book you need to understand and use the new Mathematica. Part tutorial and part handbook, this updated guidebook provides a thorough introduction to the software plus practical information and tips for using Mathematica on a daily basis to solve mathematical problems. The book emphasizes the use of graphics, methods of applied mathematics and statistics, and programming.

While no previous experience with Mathematica is required, most chapters also include advanced material so that the book will be a valuable resource for beginners and experienced users. You'll want to keep it close by your computer for easy reference.

Based on recent releases of Mathematica

With the CD-ROM, the whole book can be installed into the help system of Mathematica

Most chapters, while starting from the basics, go up to advanced topics

Studies several real-life data sets

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