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Past, Present, and Future Applications of Computer Algebra in Chemistry

  • T. E. Raidy

Abstract

Although one of the first applications of computer algebra occurred in chemistry, chemists have only recently begun to use computer algebra as a research tool. This paper will begin with a survey of past (largely uncited) and present applications of computer algebra in chemistry. Following this introduction, applications in chemical research and chemical education will be discussed in terms of the dramatic increase in availability and in power of computer algebra languages.

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Computer Algebra Algebraic Manipulation Chemical Education Direct Citation Chemical Shift Tensor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • T. E. Raidy
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryUniversity of South CarolinaColumbiaUSA

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