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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Tutorials, packages, documentation for Vector calculus intensive tasks

I work on magnetohydrodynamics theory, and encounter lots vector differentiation, integration, Fourier transforms etc, often in curved co-ordinates. I was hoping where I could get a comprehensive ...
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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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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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Improving `$AssertFunction` to always tell what the assertion test resulted in

I really like this form of assertion failure: On[Assert]; Assert[1 + 1 == True]; Assert::asrttf: Assertion test 1+1==True evaluated to 2==True that is neither ...
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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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Resources for Sound Synthesis & Design

Are there any resources for sound synthesis using Mathematica? This page, Mathematica: Audio Synthesis Software, refers to other software packages, e.g. Max/MSP and Csound, for real-time synthesis. ...
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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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Mathematica Courses or Bootcamps?

Related questions and link: Do you know of any web-based university course that is entirely Mathematica based? What is the best Mathematica tutorial for young people? http://www.wolfram.com/...
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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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Is the source code available for examples in the “Mathematica Cookbook” by Sal Mangano?

I looked around a bit and didn't seem to find it. Not as obvious as Wrox books make it, for example. I came across a pdf of the book online [I paid for the paperback] but pasting the code from the ...
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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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Cheat sheets or reference cards for Mathematica

In order to improve my workflow with Mathematica, I'm looking for cheat sheets. The purpose of such reference cards is to be printed and to stay on the desk during the learning of a new programming ...
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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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Coding the Gibbons-Hawking metric

I am studying the Gibbons-Hawking metric, which is $ g= U^{-1}(d\tau + \omega.dx)^2 + U.dx.dx$ where $U = \sum_{s=1}^n \frac{1}{|x-P_n|}$. It is a family of metrics defined on a four-dimensional ...
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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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Resources to learn about Neural Nets using Mathematica?

I'm interested in learning about Neural Nets and I'd really like my instruction to be in Mathematica if possible. For instance, a tutorial like this one: http://neuralnetworksanddeeplearning.com/...
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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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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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Which ray-tracing software is compatible with Graphics3D?

I am interested in working alternative to Mathematica's FrontEnd for rendering Graphics3D produced by Mathematica. The requrements are: An ability to import ...
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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 ...
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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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Making an application based on user input

I purchased Mathematica a few days ago, and although I am a mathematician, my programming and Mathematica knowledge is close to zero. So please help and point me to some resources for the following ...
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Is there a free version of the Springer book “Mathematical Statistics with Mathematica”?

Is there a free version of the Springer book: $$\text{Mathematical Statistics with Mathematica}$$ by Rose and Smith ... available on the internet?
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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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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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Adaptive sampling for slow to compute functions in 2D

EDIT: Although I have posted an answer based on my current progress, this in incomplete. Please see the "open issues" section in the answer. Most plotting functions in Mathematica adjust the ...
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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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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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Looking for specific video processing example

I while back, I was just looking around in the example/demonstrations section of Mathematica, and I came across a couple of very good examples of Video processing in Mathematics. I vaguely remember ...
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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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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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Where can I find examples of good Mathematica programming practice?

I consider myself a pretty good Mathematica programmer, but I'm always looking out for ways to either improve my way of doing things in Mathematica, or to see if there's something nifty that I haven't ...
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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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What Mathematica book to buy?

I have used Mathematica for several years but at a pretty low level - piecing together built-in function inefficiently and fearing the sight of # and &'s when I see others use them (I never do). I ...
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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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Are there any built-in or third-party packages for general topology or algebraic topology in Mathematica?

I am learning general topology (wiki) and algebraic topology (wiki). Are there any built-in or third-party packages for general topology or algebraic topology in Mathematica? Through googling, I ...