W 24 Using Maple To Solve Physics Problems
Summer AAPT Meeting, Denver Colorado Monday, August 11, 1997 1-5 PM
Rick Ditteon (standing in for Mike Moloney)
Short lessons in applying MAPLE to physics problems
General Hints and Clues About MAPLE
If you want to read text and some graphics from the web and build your own maple worksheet (probably the best way to learn), start here.
Easy1 Easy2 Easy3 Fancy1 Fancy2 Fancy3
If you want to open an existing worksheet in Maple and modify it as you go along, start here.
When you click on one of the worksheets below, it will come up in Netscape looking like gibberish. Nonetheless, Maple will be able to open and execute this file, after you have saved it to a working directory. To do this, you go to File, and SaveAs, and put it in your working directory. When you launch Maple, it will be able to open and execute this file.
Easy1.mws Easy2.mws Easy3.mws Fancy1.mws Fancy2.mws Fancy3.mws
Check Out Some Physics Animations (and their source code if you want)