Re: A collection of Mathematica learning resources

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• From: dimitris <dimmechan at yahoo.com>
• Date: Mon, 3 Oct 2011 04:22:48 -0400 (EDT)
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```Great job indeed!

I would like to mention the book:

"Mathematica=C2=AE:A Problem-Centered Approach"

by Roozbeh Hazrat

A little book (only 203p) that nevertheless succeeds in teaching
fundamentals of programming in Mathematica through well chosen
examples from number theory make it thus easily accessible.

On 2 =CE=9F=CE=BA=CF=84, 09:35, Faysal Aberkane <faysal.aberk... at gmail.com> wrote:
> Here's a collection of resources I started to collect for a friend who
> wanted to learn Mathematica. As it grew bigger It thought it would
> interest other people.
> Of course it's not exhaustive so feel free to reply with related
>
>
>
> Basic advice for people new to Mathematica:
> avoid iterative programming using loops like For, use instead
> functional programming functions Map, MapThread, FoldList ... and pure
> functions. This makes the code cleaner and faster.http://reference.wolfra=
m.com/mathematica/guide/FunctionalProgramming....http://reference.wolfram.c=
om/mathematica/tutorial/PureFunctions.html
>
iphttp://blog.stephenwolfram.comhttp://blog.wolframalpha.comhttp://www.math=
w.wolfram.com/learningcenter/tutorialcollection/http://demonstrations.wolfr=
am.com/http://reference.wolfram.com/mathematica/guide/Mathematica.htmlhttp:=
//library.wolfram.com/infocenter/search/?search_results=1;pages_...
> (Slides of seminars)http://www.wolfram.com/support/learn/http://library.w=
olfram.com/
>
> Personal websites/blogshttp://12000.org/index.htmhttp://blog.matthen.com/=
http://textanddatamining.blogspot.com/http://playingwithmathematica.comhttp=
://www.weber-und-partner.com/resources/index.htm
>
://www.mathkb.com/Uwe/Forums.aspx/mathematica/201107/1http://stackoverflow.=
com/questions/tagged/mathematica
>
> Interesing posts on stackoverflow:http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4198=
961/what-is-in-your-mathematic...http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4721171=
/performance-tuning-in-math...http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4430998/ma=
thematica-what-is-symbol...
>
> Books:
> The Mathematica Bookhttp://reference.wolfram.com/legacy/v5_2/
> Mathematica Navigator
> Mathematica Cookbook
> Mathematica In Action
> The Mathematica GuideBooks
>
> Package for "preparing publication-quality scientific figures"http://scid=
raw.nd.edu/levelscheme/
>
> Interesting (non-free) toolshttp://www.wolfram.com/products/workbench/htt=