This complete, unique reference offers readers with either a operating wisdom of Mathematica usually and a close wisdom of the most important features had to create the quickest, shortest, and so much stylish implementations attainable. It supplies clients a deeper figuring out of Mathematica by way of instructive implementations, motives, and examples from various disciplines at various degrees of complexity. the 3 volumes -- Programming, portraits, and arithmetic, overall 3,000 pages and comprise greater than 15,000 Mathematica inputs, over 1,500 pix, 4,000+ references, and greater than 500 exercises.

This first quantity starts with the constitution of Mathematica expressions, the syntax of Mathematica, its programming, picture, numeric and symbolic services. It then covers the hierarchical building of items out of symbolic expressions, the definition of features, the popularity of styles and their effective software, software flows and application structuring, and the manipulation of lists.

An indispensible source for college students, researchers and execs in arithmetic, the sciences, and engineering.