
Tutorials
The links below give short introductions to some important computer
skills.
Platform Information
Science Tools
 Interactive Data Language (IDL)
 Programming language for scientific calculation and graphic data analysis

Mathematica
is an interactive system for doing mathematical computation.
It handles numerical, graphic, and symbolic calculations,
and it incorporates a highlevel programming language which allows the user
to define his own procedures.

Matlab
handles numerical calculations and highquality graphics,
provides a convenient interface to builtin stateoftheart subroutine
libraries,
and incorporates a highlevel programming language.

Minsq is a program for computing a
nonlinear leastsquares fit.
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