We will be using Excel and Maple. Most of you have used these before in ENG0030.Link to the Maple FEM code description and download
A tutorial is available here to help you get up to speed with MAPLE.
To set up MAPLE on your computer in your dorm, link to the CIS Computational Solftware Download site: http://software.brown.edu/dist/tw-compute.html and choose Maple 11. The software is License Managed---this means that you must be connected to the Brown Network in order to use it. You can connect via secure wireless or an Ethernet cable.
Your download will include 2 versions of Maple 11. Please use Classic Worksheet Maple 11 (with the yellow icon) .
Notice to Mac users: Unfortunately, Maplesoft does not provide the Maple 11 Classic Worksheet interface for Macs. There are a few options:
The company website http://www.maplesoft.com/products/maple/index.aspx has Maple 11 training videos (linked from the right side of the page) and http://www.maplesoft.com/products/maple/manuals/index.aspx has downloadable manuals and tutorials