From simple calculator operations to large-scale programming and interactive-document preparation, Mathematica is the tool of choice at the frontiers of scientific research, in engineering analysis and modeling, in technical education from high school to graduate school, and wherever quantitative methods are used.
For additional information, please refer to: Mathematica: LSU Overview.
If a student experiences a barrier due to a disability, please contact Disability Services.
MATLAB is a numerical computing environment and programming language. Created by The MathWorks, MATLAB allows easy matrix manipulation, plotting of functions and data, implementation of algorithms, creation of user interfaces, and interfacing with programs in other languages. Although it specializes in numerical computing, an optional toolbox interfaces with the Maple symbolic engine, allowing it to be part of a full computer algebra system.
Faculty, Staff, and Students can also access the software in on-campus Public Access Computer labs, in the LSU Library.
For additional information and how to access, see: MatLab: LSU Overview.
To download and install Microsoft Office to your machine please refer to: Office365 ProPlus: LSU Overview.
Office 365 is a productivity suite made available through Microsoft. It includes products such as Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and many more.
Please see the article below for more information on how to acquire Office:
Microsoft Teams is a robust communication and collaboration tool that includes real time chat and video conferencing, discussion groups and channels, a weekly interactive calendar, the ability to add app tabs such as Planner to your channels, and much more!
To download and install Microsoft Teams to your machine, please refer to: Microsoft Teams: LSU Overview.
Microsoft Windows is a family of personal computer operating systems developed by Microsoft.
Please note, Windows 10 is only available for download from TigerWare by departmental TSPs. Please contact your TSP should you need Windows 10.
If you would like to download ReSharper Ultimate for free, please see the following TigerWare article: JetBrains Student Pricing
Respondus 4.0 is a powerful tool for creating and managing exams that can be published directly to our LMS or printed for paper-based exams. Exams can be created offline using a familiar Windows environment and can also be moved from one LMS to another.
Additional information about the Respondus 4.0 software and the Respondus 4.0 Test Bank Network, a free service that allows instructors to access Respondus-compatible publisher test banks, is available at www.respondus.com/respondus.