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Bill’s Mathematica Help Page

Mathematica Help Below
Prof. Bill Knowlton,
Boise State University

Textbook:

Mathematica Modules:
(note: You can turn the assignments in early)


Module 1 – Defining a Function, Rules
& Sys of Eqns Example
– Functions, Lists, Rules, NSolve (Solving
equations)

Module 2

–  Word processing, Plotting Multiple Variables & Suppressing Plots – Table, Range, Evaluate

Module 3
– Fitting Imported Data (Data
2
,
Data 3)

Module 4
– Operators & Complex Conjugates
(Example:

pdf
file)

Module 5
– Matrix & Linear Algebra

Module 6
– Solving Differential Equations Using DSolve & NDSolve

Module 7
– Arrows, Text and Legends
Extra Credit 10 – Special Functions
 

 


Math Program Links
Compares Mathematica, Maple, Matlab:
Brief
Description
;
Compare
Commands
;
Syntax
Differences
Mathematica:
Information Center;
Math Groups & Forums;
Student Forum

Beginner’s Guide to Mathematica & Maple
Mathematica Q.M.
Examples
MIT Course – Mathematics for Materials
Scientists & Engineers:

Notebooks
&

Problem Sets

Mathematica Examples at University of Illinois Urbana Champagne
Mathemaica
Online Seminars
 
 

 

Other Announcements:

J.
Willard Gibbs
Birthday: Feb. 11th (1839-1903)
 
Thermodynamics Data and Related
Materials Science and Engineering Links:
NIST Thermodynamic
Chemical Data
or NIST Standard
Reference Data
Journal of Physical and Chemical Reference Data: 1)
Reprints, 2)
Journal
CRC
at BSU’s Albertson’s Library
(on campus only)
Thermodynamic Properties of Elements (and other info)

Thermodynamic Properties of Elements
(online demo of a program)
Binary
Phase Diagrams of Solder
Materials Research Society (MRS)

Materials Related Links
(courtesy of MRS)
American Physical Society (APS)
Nobel Prize Webpage

Crystallography Interactive Website

Interactive Quantum Mechanics
J. Willard
Gibbs’ Thermodynamic Models