Questions tagged [reference-request]

This tag is for requests for books, online resources, etc. that deal with the Mathematica system and its applications. This tag is also for asking references for algorithms used within Mathematica.

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Rectangle packing, fixed sizes

I have rectangles of a given size to fit into a larger rectangle of a fixed size, with a specified gap between the packed rectangles. I would like to write some code that optimises the number of ...
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Kloeden–Platen–Schurz algorithm for SDE

RandomFunction's Method setting includes "Kloeden–Platen–Schurz" as a possibility. ...
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Extract ROIs - Machine learning - References

I want to try to extract ROIs from certain images using machine learning and neural networks , granted I know nothing about this field and it may not be the best way to do this, but the goal is to ...
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Best suited Wolfram tool for a high school student

My daughter is a high school student and she likes science. In a couple of years she will go to university. I had a look at the Wolfram products (I used myself Mathematica when I was young) but I was ...
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Recommendation of book [duplicate]

I have basic knowledge on Mathematica, but not familiar with if, for other loops and conditional functions. I have to work on a project which involves developing a package something like FeynCalc. ...
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Resources on python programming for Mathematica programmers

Are there any good guides to programming in python for people who are already very familiar to Mathematica. I understand that for some things the canonical python approach is different and it is good ...
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What is the smart way to insert references?

I am using mathematica 12.1 I have tried to insert bibliographical references in every way possible, using endnote and bibtex files extracted from a wide array of programs to no avail. My question is,...
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Resource Recommendations for Mathematica in Theoretical Physics

I know there are a lot of resources available out there for learning Wolfram Language. However, I would like to create a specific query here (which might lead to a useful thread in the future). I ...
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Resources to learn probability with mathematica?

Can someone recommend me any resources to learn Probability with Mathematica. Hopefully a book that has mathematica exercises and code examples.
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How does Mathematica determine if a multivariate polynomial is absolutely irreducibile?

I am working with a collection of multivariate polynomials over Q in 5 or more indeterminates, all of which are irreducible over Q. However, after testing their absolute irreducibility via ...
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Best resources for HPC with mathematica

I am quite good with Mathematica and functional programming in general. My main source of information, to learn how to program with Mathematica, has been the fantastic book Power Programming with ...
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Referencing the Component of a vector

If I were to define a vector r = {2, 0} + t*({5, 4} - {2, 0}) >>{2 + 3 t, 4 t} Sqrt[(D[r[1]])^2 + (D[r[2]])^2] How do I properly reference a single ...
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Textbook/tutorials recommendation for programmer's taste

I'm a programmer and new to Mathematica. Mathematica is still very mysterious to me. I know there are a lot of tutorials of Mathematica which cover contents of different functions, such as Plot, ...
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Where can I get the CD-ROM content of Elasticity with Mathematica?

I found the CD-ROM link of this book here, but this link is invalid. Where should I get the CD-ROM content of this book?
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What financial forecasting methods are available for evaluating the profitability of a cash flow?

I'm sorry for this question. I'm looking for forecasting methods for evaluating the profitability of a cash flow I'm not experienced with this branch of the economics, I've done some searches in the ...
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Stocks & Finances

Are there any guides, examples, tutorials how to use finance related functions in Mathematica (except documentation)? Are there any packages for plotting Japan candles graphs in Mathematica?
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MMA packages for A=B

The book $A=B$, available here, contains in Appendix A pointers to three Mathematica packages (Gosper, Hyper, WZ) that accompany the book. The links to the book web pages are stale. Can anyone give me ...
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Good book on image processing and analysis on Mathematica 12

Can someone recommend a good book on image processing/analysis and graphics on Mathematica 12?
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Number theory in Mathematica

Is there any book out there similar to S. Wagon's Mathematica in Action that has problems/exercises/projects in the field of number theory as done in Mathematica? If not pure number theory, at least ...
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StateTransformationLinearize - references?

I am impressed by StateTransformationLinearize, and I feel terribly bad for not having noticed this function before. How does it work? Does it attempt to find a $...
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GaussianMatrix algorithm details

GaussianMatrix[] supports a Method -> "Bessel" option which the documentation describes (in the Details section) as: With ...
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WTC 2018 Keynote video link [closed]

Hi does anyone here know where to find the SW's Keynote video for WTC 2018? I can find all other videos for the conference except for the main Keynote presentation by Stephen.
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Looking for examples of numerically solving coupled PDE and ODE

I am about to solve a system of coupled PDE and ODE in thermodynamics. My system is a bit complicated, so I would like to learn from some examples before coding my own system. I searched this site ...
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Some Mathematica textbooks specialized for use in (nontrivial) algebra?

So, Mathematica was constructed as a computer algebra system, but most textbooks focus on programming, mathematical problems of secondary school type or numerically-technical specialization (matrix, ...
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Mathematica Journal Article on Dependency Analysis [closed]

Does anyone here have the volume 6 issue 1 of the Mathematica Journal. I am looking for its article by David B. Wagner on Power Programming: Dependency Analysis. I can find the package file but can't ...
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How does the ImageExposureCombine function work? [closed]

Any ideas for how to find out how this function works? Combines differently exposed images of the same scene into a single image with overall good exposure. I'm writing a physics paper that ...
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Looking for introduction to equation solving [closed]

I am a beginner with Mathematica. I wanna learn how to make a program to solve a system of algebraic equations related to my master [?], so I am looking for a way to learn this in as little time as ...
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The algorithm behind InputForm for machine numbers

There are several questions on this site about implementing fast CSV/TSV export for machine numbers without loss of precision. Recently I discovered that Export ...
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Tutorials on complex analysis

Where can I find some good tutorials (notebook files) about complex analysis theory & applications using Mathematica? Currently I can only find a book by Shaw.
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how do I actually see the code on the cd version of stan wagon's mathematica in action 3rd ed? [closed]

It was pointed out in Where I can find the CD version of Stan Wagon - "Mathematica in action" 3rd ed. book? that the code for Wagon's book is available at http://extras.springer.com/2010/...
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Mathematica Beginners Help [duplicate]

I am new to Mathematica syntax and was wondering if anyone has any links to, say, a .pdf with a lot of the basic beginner commands. I am aware of the help functions in Mathematica, but it would be ...
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"Optimize" find clustering by local optimization

There is a method of clustering in Mathematica named "Optimize" which find clustering by local optimization. Here is the ref http://reference.wolfram.com/language/tutorial/PartitioningDataIntoClusters....
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Mathematica programming: an advanced introduction by Leonid Shifrin — corrupted PDF [closed]

I wanted to use the PDF of Mathematica programming: an advanced introduction by Leonid Shifrin because I can quickly search through a PDF, and also read it off-line. Leonid Shifrin, the author, has ...
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Is there any code formatting style reference?

Is there any code formatting style reference for Wolfram Language similar to https://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0008/ and https://google.github.io/styleguide/javaguide.html? I'm teaching some people ...
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Good Textbook on Boundary Integral Equation or Boundary Element Methods Using Mathematica

Is there a good textbook out there that treats Boundary Integral Equations or Boundary Element Methods Using Mathematica? I have scouted around a bit and could not find a good textbook that treats ...
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Good books about Mathematica? [duplicate]

I really like the book by Leonid Shifrin (http://www.mathprogramming-intro.org/). It does a great job explaining the general principles behind Mathematica's syntax. However it hasn't been updated ...
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Package to generate Braid diagrams

Are there any packages, built-in or third party, that will allow me to draw custom braids in Mathematica? The technical report linked by the question below talks about a package ...
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Conformal field theory using Mathematica

Can someone suggest some open source mathematica packages to perform computations in conformal field theories e.g, OPE expansion, finding conformal blocks etc.
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Where can I find good textbooks for Numerical Methods in Mathematica

Note: This may be an open ended question I am willing to create/ teach with the help of Mathematica in the subject of Numerical methods. This includes, linear algebra, ODE, PDE, Optimizations, Roots, ...
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Implement fractional Laplacian

What is a way to implement the Fractional Laplacian with Mathematica? How can we apply such implementation to numerically solve the problem $$(-\Delta)^su = 1 \text{ in } B_1(0), \\ u = 0 \text{ in ...
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Star-mesh transformation in Mathematica

Are there possibly mathematica modules that perform the star-mesh transform, in the context of electrical circuit theory? Given a resistor network/graph as input. More context: We start off with a ...
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LowpassFilter and LeastSquaresFilterKernel implementation

I'm in the troublesome phase to port Mathematica code into another programming language. I cannot find a proper reference on the algorithm used in the ...
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Solving systems of differential inequalities and differential equations

This question is motivated by another one I recently asked: Obstacle problem for the heat equation. It seems to me that DSolveValue does not work for ...
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Convergence of approximate solutions to obstacle problem for the heat equation

Consider the problem $$(P) \qquad \begin{cases} \min\{\partial_t u - \Delta u, u -\varphi \} = 0 & \text{ in } (0,T)\times \mathbb{R}^N \\ u(0,\cdot) = \varphi(0,\cdot) & \text{ in } \mathbb{...
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Mathematica literature [duplicate]

Before you start saying that this is duplicate, I had searched and read other similar questions, but none of them seem to have answer of my question. I am very, very good in C, C++, Matlab. I have ...
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What is the source of Mathematica's maps? How do I cite them?

I used GeoListPlot to generate a beautiful map and included it in a paper I submitted to a journal. I cited the link http://www.wolfram.com/mathematica/ in my paper ...
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Good references for parallel programming in Mathematica

There are plenty of good references for all sorts of Mathematica programming: This forum is a great example for specific questions/"getting things done". Books like those by R.Maeder (esp. the now ...
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Book Recommendations About Using Mathematica in Topics like Calculus of Variation and Optimization?

I want to use effectively Mathematica about topics like Calculus of variation and Optimization. Do you know books about it? or what do you suggest me?
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Building integrators and how they compare across platforms

I'm interested in building some numerical integrators. Specifically symplectic integrators. Now, my Mathematica has been coming along, day by day, slowly but surely. Still not at a stage where I can ...
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Learn Mathematica (Wolfram) Language in one day

Currently I am trying to learn Python. Searching for relevant material I came across X in Y minutes and books with titles such as Learn Python in one day, in 24 hours, etc. Similar material exists ...