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-====== Mathematica ====== 
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-===== How to get Mathematica ===== 
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-<p class="​big"><​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ is currently installed in the following locations:</​p>​ 
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- <​h2>​Computer labs</​h2>​ 
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- <​li><​span class="​red">​All student labs and general access labs</​span></​li>​ 
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- <p class="​big"><​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ can also be installed on:</​p>​ 
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- <​li><​h2>​Faculty/​staff school-owned machines</​h2>​ 
- <​p><​span class="​red">​FREE</​span>&​mdash;​Request <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ at the IT Help Desk.</​p></​li>​ 
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- <​li><​h2>​Faculty/​staff personally owned machines</​h2>​ 
- <​p><​span class="​red">​FREE</​span>&​mdash;​Request <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ through <a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​siteinfo/​homeuse/?​parent_license=L3321-2181&​request_type=NEW_HU_LICENSE">​this link</​a>​. ​ Our site license number is <​strong>​L3321-2181</​strong>​.</​p></​li>​ 
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- <​li><​h2>​Students'​ personally owned machines</​h2>​ 
- <​p><​span class="​red">​FREE</​span>&​mdash;​Request <​em>​Mathematica for Students</​em>​ through <a href="​https://​user.wolfram.com/​portal/​requestAK/​66307f4f2ca75376ad87fa07be27977e7a7ceef0">​this link</​a>​ and download through the Wolfram User Portal.<​br /> 
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- <p class="​big">​Are you interested in putting <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ elsewhere? Please contact <a href="​mailto:​adorsett@wolfram.com">​Andy Dorsett at Wolfram Research</​a>​.</​p>​ 
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-===== First Steps for New Users ===== 
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-<p class="​big">​If you are brand new to <​em>​Mathematica</​em>,​ here are some suggestions on the best ways to get started.</​p>​ 
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- <​table cellpadding="​0"​ cellspacing="​0"​ border="​0">​ 
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- <​td><​h2>​STEP&​nbsp;​1:</​h2></​td>​ 
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- <​h2>​Get a quick overview of <​em>​Mathematica</​em></​h2>​ 
- <​p><​a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​broadcast/​screencasts/​first-ten-minutes">​First Ten Minutes with <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ 8</​a>:​ This screencast provides an overview of the important features that you'll want to explore during your first ten minutes with <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​.</​p>​ 
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- <​td><​h2>​STEP&​nbsp;​2:</​h2></​td>​ 
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- <​h2>​Watch a tutorial screencast</​h2>​ 
- <​p><​a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​broadcast/​screencasts/​handsonstart/">​Hands-on Start to <​em>​Mathematica</​em></​a>:​ Follow along in <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ as you watch this multi-part screencast that teaches you the basics&​mdash;​how to create your first notebook, calculations,​ visualizations,​ interactive examples, and more.</​p>​ 
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- <​td><​h2>​STEP&​nbsp;​3:</​h2></​td>​ 
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- <​h2>​Explore the Learning Center</​h2>​ 
- <​p><​a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​support/​learn/">​Learning Center</​a>:​ Browse through this extensive collection of <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ tutorials, examples, and other resources to learn more about using <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​.</​p>​ 
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-===== For Teaching ===== 
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-<p class="​big"><​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ offers an interactive classroom experience that helps students explore and grasp concepts, plus gives faculty the tools they need to easily create supporting course materials, assignments,​ and presentations.</​p>​ 
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- <​li><​strong>​User Story</​strong>:​ <a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​mathematica/​customer-stories/​incorporating-mathematica-into-college-curriculum.html">​Incorporating <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ into the College Curriculum</​a>​ (Roanoke College)</​li>​ 
- <​li><​strong>​User Story</​strong>:​ <a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​mathematica/​customer-stories/​exploring-mathematics-with-mathematica.html">​Exploring Mathematics with <​em>​Mathematica</​em></​a>​ (University of Illinois)</​li>​ 
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- <p class="​big"><​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ is commonly used in the following types of departments:</​p>​ 
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- <​h2>​Mathematical sciences</​h2>​ 
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- <​li>​Applied mathematics</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Operations research</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Pure mathematics</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Statistics</​li>​ 
- </​ul>​ 
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- <​h2>​Physical sciences</​h2>​ 
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- <​li>​Chemistry</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Earth science</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Experimental physics</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Materials science</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Theoretical physics</​li>​ 
- </​ul>​ 
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- <​h2>​Business/​finance</​h2>​ 
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- <​li>​Financial analysis</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Actuarial sciences</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Management science</​li>​ 
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- <​h2>​Life sciences</​h2>​ 
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- <​li>​Biology</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Biochemistry</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Psychology</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Environmental sciences</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Medical research</​li>​ 
- </​ul>​ 
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- <​h2>​Engineering</​h2>​ 
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- <​li>​Aerospace engineering</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Electrical engineering</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Chemical engineering</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Civil engineering</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Communications engineering</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Mechanical engineering</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Nuclear engineering</​li>​ 
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- <​h2>​Computer sciences</​h2>​ 
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- <​li>​Computer engineering</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Software development</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Graphics</​li>​ 
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- <​h2>​Resources for educators</​h2>​ 
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- <​li>​Sign up for <a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​services/​education/​seminars/">​free online seminars</​a>,​ such as "<a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​services/​education/​seminars/​s01.html">​S01:​ An Overview of <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ for Education</​a>"​.</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Download pre-built examples and courseware from the <a href="​http://​demonstrations.wolfram.com/">​Wolfram Demonstrations Project</​a>,​ <a href="​http://​mathworld.wolfram.com/"><​em>​MathWorld</​em></​a>,​ and the <a href="​http://​library.wolfram.com/">​Library Archive</​a>​.</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Sign up for the <a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​services/​facultyprogram">​Wolfram Faculty Program</​a>,​ where you can learn from and share with other educators who are teaching with <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​.</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Get support and expand your knowledge among the wide range of self-help options in the <a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​support/">​Wolfram support center</​a>​.</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Need to compute something on the fly from your mobile device, or while away from campus? Check out <a href="​http://​www.wolframalpha.com/">​Wolfram|Alpha</​a>,​ which lets you explore a <a href="​http://​www.wolframalpha.com/​entities/​index/">​wide variety of topics</​a>​.</​li>​ 
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-===== For Research ===== 
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-<p class="​big">​Rather than requiring different toolkits for different jobs, <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ integrates the world'​s largest collection of algorithms, high-performance computing capabilities,​ and a powerful visualization engine in one coherent system, making it ideal for academic research in just about any discipline.</​p>​ 
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- <​li><​strong>​User Story</​strong>:​ <a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​mathematica/​customer-stories/​researching-medication-strategies-with-mathematica.html">​Researching Medication Strategies with <​em>​Mathematica</​em></​a>​ (Purdue University)</​li>​ 
- <​li><​strong>​User Story</​strong>:​ <a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​mathematica/​customer-stories/​natural-resource-studies-with-mathematica.html"><​em>​Mathematica</​em>'​s Role in Natural Resource Studies</​a>​ (Illinois State Water Survey)</​li>​ 
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- <​h2>​Resources for researchers</​h2>​ 
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- <​ul>​ 
- <​li>​Sign up for <a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​services/​education/​seminars/">​free online seminars</​a>,​ such as "<a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​services/​education/​seminars/​s01.html">​S01:​ An Overview of <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ for Education</​a>"​.</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Download pre-built examples and courseware from the <a href="​http://​demonstrations.wolfram.com/">​Wolfram Demonstrations Project</​a>,​ <a href="​http://​mathworld.wolfram.com/"><​em>​MathWorld</​em></​a>,​ and the <a href="​http://​library.wolfram.com/">​Library Archive</​a>​.</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Get support and expand your knowledge among the wide range of self-help options in the <a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​support/">​Wolfram support center</​a>​.</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Need to compute something on the fly from your mobile device, or while away from campus? Check out <a href="​http://​www.wolframalpha.com/">​Wolfram|Alpha</​a>,​ which lets you explore a <a href="​http://​www.wolframalpha.com/​entities/​index/">​wide variety of topics</​a>​.</​li>​ 
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-===== For Students ===== 
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-<p class="​big"><​em>​Mathematica for Students</​em>​ has all the functionality and versatility of <​em>​Mathematica</​em>,​ making it the perfect software to give you the edge in your educational and professional pursuits.</​p>​ 
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- <​li><​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ can help you master concepts, so you'll do better in school (and after graduation).</​li>​ 
- <​li>​You can use <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ for a variety of courses, homework assignments,​ and projects without needing to buy specialized software for each task.</​li>​ 
- <​li><​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ requires little time investment to learn, so you can start using it immediately.</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Using <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ means you'll be learning a software that is used by Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, research labs, and universities worldwide.</​li>​ 
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- <​h2>​Resources for Students</​h2>​ 
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- <​li>​Get support through the <a href="​http://​forums.wolfram.com/​student-support/​list/">​Student Support Forum</​a>​.</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Sign up for <a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​services/​education/​seminars/">​free online seminars</​a>,​ such as "<a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​services/​education/​seminars/​s01.html">​S01:​ An Overview of <​em>​Mathematica</​em>​ for Education</​a>"​.</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Download pre-built examples and courseware from the <a href="​http://​demonstrations.wolfram.com/">​Wolfram Demonstrations Project</​a>,​ <a href="​http://​mathworld.wolfram.com/"><​em>​MathWorld</​em></​a>,​ and the <a href="​http://​library.wolfram.com/">​Library Archive</​a>​.</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Get support and expand your knowledge among the wide range of self-help options in the <a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​support/">​Wolfram support center</​a>​.</​li>​ 
- <​li>​About to graduate? <a href="​http://​www.wolfram.com/​mathematica/​contact-us/">​Contact Wolfram Research</​a>​ to take advantage of its Professional Upgrade Offer.</​li>​ 
- <​li>​Need to compute something on the fly from your mobile device, or while away from campus? Check out <a href="​http://​www.wolframalpha.com/">​Wolfram|Alpha</​a>,​ which lets you explore a <a href="​http://​www.wolframalpha.com/​entities/​index/">​wide variety of topics</​a>,​ or the <a href="​http://​products.wolframalpha.com/​courseassistants/">​Wolfram Course Assistant Apps</​a>​.</​li>​ 
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