Contact Dick Furnstahl at furnstahl.1@osu.edu with suggestions, corrections, questions, or contributions.

- 26-Oct-2001 --- additional notebooks
- 26-Oct-2001 --- Original version, based on REU tutorial page.

- General Info
- Mathematica Tutorials -- Links to tutorials for Mathematica,
- Mathematica example notebooks
- Local (OSU) Mathematica tutorial sessions

- The Mathematica Book is available online as part of the Help Browser in Mathematica.
- A Physicist's Guide to Mathematica by Patrick Tam provides a detailed tutorial with many examples from physics. There are updates for version 3 and version 4.

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- Wolfram Research,
publishers of Mathematica
- Mathematica FAQs from Wolfram Research
- Mathsource
--- an electronic resource that contains the largest collection of
Mathematica packages, notebooks, examples,
and programs available.
- Tutorials from Mathsource.
- Some advanced physics applications

- Morrison's Mathematica Resources
- Ted Ersek's Mathematica Tricks
- Mathematica tutorials:
- List of Mathematica Related Sites

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If you use Internet Explorer on one of the Windows machines in 1011 or 2064, selecting a Mathematica notebook link will automatically open Mathematica with that notebook.

Date Revised | Notebook | Comments |
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06/27/00 | Debugging | Mathematica notebook with some suggestions for debugging Mathematica expressions |

06/27/00 | Vector Manipulations | Mathematica notebook with examples of vector stuff (dot product, cross product, etc.) |

06/26/00 | Taylor Series | Mathematica notebook with examples of Taylor series expansions |

06/28/00 | Numerical Diff. Eq.s | Mathematica notebook with examples of numerical differential equation solving. |

06/28/00 | Functions with Options | Mathematica notebook showing how to write functions with two types of optional arguments (with defaults). |

06/26/00 | Square Wave | Mathematica notebook showing a square wave being built from sine waves. |

06/26/00 | Defining n! | Mathematica notebook with many ways to define n!. |

06/26/00 | Least-Squares Fits | Mathematica notebook with examples of least-square fitting. |

06/26/00 | Rolling Dice | Mathematica notebook with simulation of rolling dice. |

06/26/00 | Euler's Equations | Mathematica notebook with the book flipping problem analyzed. |

06/26/00 | Colliding Pulses | Mathematica notebook with animations of colliding pulses. |

06/26/00 | Differential Equations | Mathematica notebook with examples of differential equation solving. |

06/26/01 | Mir Space Station | Great notebook on rotational kinematics, done by an astronaut. |

06/26/01 | Solving the Schroedinger equation | From the Phys263 class, a numerical integration of the Schroedinger equation. |

06/26/01 | Plumb bob | |

06/26/01 | Pedagogical machine | Animation of the famous chapter 2 problem from Kleppner and Kolenkow. |

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Session | Comments |
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Session 2 | Mathematica notebook with session 2 examples. |

Session 3 | Mathematica notebook with session 3 examples. |

Session 4 | Mathematica notebook with session 4 examples. |

Session 5 | Mathematica notebook with session 5 examples. |

Session 6 | Mathematica notebook with session 6 examples. |

Session | Comments |
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Session 1 | Mathematica exercises in pdf format. |

Session 2 | Mathematica exercises in pdf format. |

Session 3 | Mathematica exercises in pdf format. |

Session 4 | Mathematica exercises in pdf format. |

Session 5 | Mathematica exercises in pdf format. |

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