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Wolfram Programming Language Fundamentals

Richard J. Gaylord
Organization: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Department: Department of Material Science and Engineering
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This note set forms the basis of a series of lectures delivered over many years to students and professionals at university, commercial and government organizations as both a single 6-hour lecture and as a series of four 90-minute lectures. The material explains and illustrates the fundamental principles underlying the Wolfram Programming language (WL).The concluding section demonstrates the use of WL in creating a program for the 'Game of Life'.

*Education > College

Wolfram Programming Language, WL, Term Rewriting System, Evaluation of WL Expressions, Game of Life Programming
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