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Title

The Leibniz Front End
Author

Joe Gregg
Organization: Lawrence University
Conference

1998 Worldwide Mathematica Conference
Conference location

Chicago, IL
Description

Leibniz is an alternative front end for Mathematica designed for use in education. Leibniz is a text and an equation editor that can perform calculations via a simple and elegant drag-and-drop interface. This brief talk will present some of the ideas underlying the Leibniz system, including the use of pattern matching in simplifying the interface and various techniques used to control and manage the evaluation of expressions in calculations.
Subject

*Mathematica Technology > Programming > Symbolic Computation
Keywords

drag and drop interface
Related items

*Leibniz 1.0 Beta 1   [in MathSource: Packages and Programs]
*Leibniz: Implementing a Drag-and-Drop Calculator   [in Articles]