Electronic Proceedings of the Ninth Annual International Conference on Technology in Collegiate Mathematics

Reno, Nevada, November 7-10, 1996

Paper P017

Complex Variables Using Excel and Maple

G. Boyd Swartz

Dept. Mathematics
Monmouth University
W. Long Branch, NJ 07764
Phone: (908) 571-4454
Fax: (908) 263-5207

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Our senior mathematics course in Complex Variables uses Excel and Maple for complex arithmetic and mappings. Maple is used to produce code to use in Excel, to animate plots as roots are varied, to find Laurent Series, residues, singularities, zeros and real integrals.

Keyword(s): complex variables, spreadsheets, Maple