Computer Tools

Matlab is availabile with limited online access from the Math Portal. Information about Matlab is given at the Matlab information website. Octave is an open access computing tool which is similar to Matlab, and this software can also be used for the Math 416/516 course. R is also an open access computing tool which can be used for the course. Both Octave and R can be freely downloaded from the web and installed on a personal computer.