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Hands-On Maple Workshop

Conference Date: 
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 (All day)
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Generally speaking, physicists still experience that computing with paper and pencil is in most cases simpler than computing on a Computer Algebra worksheet.  On the other hand, recent developments in the Maple System implemented most of the mathematical objects and mathematics used in theoretical physics computations, and dramatically approximated the notation used in the computer to the one used in paper and pencil, diminishing the learning gap and computer-syntax distraction to a strict minimum.  In connection, in this talk the Physics project at Maplesoft is presented and the resulting Physics package illustrated tackling problems in classical and quantum mechanics, general relativity and field theory.  In addition to the 10:00 am lecture (taking place in Alice), there will be an afternoon hands-on workshop taking place in the Time Room.

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  • Edgardo Cheb-Terrab, Maplesoft
  • Aida Ahmadzadegan, University of Waterloo
  • Itzhak Bars, University of Southern California
  • Beatrice Bonga, Perimeter Institute
  • Edgardo Cheb-Terrab, Maplesoft
  • Jennifer Iorgulescu, Maplesoft
  • Jorge Preciado, Perimeter Institute
  • Erik Schnetter, Perimeter Institute
  • Carlos Rodrigues, Perimeter Institute

Scientific Organizers:

  • Edgardo Cheb-Terrab, Maplesoft
  • Erik Schnetter, Perimeter Institute