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Python and Matplotlib Essentials for Scientists and Engineers

Matt A Wood


This book provides an introduction to the core features of the Python programming language and Matplotlib plotting routings for scientists and engineers (or students of either discipline) who want to use Python to analyse data, simulate physical processes, and render publication-quality plots. No previous programming experience is needed before reading the first page.

About Editors

Matt A Wood joined the Department of Physics & Astronomy at Texas A&M University-Commerce in 2012 as department head. His current research focuses on mass-transfer binary star systems known as cataclysmic variables. He has been an author on more than 80 peer-reviewed publications, and a similar number of non-refereed publications.

Table of Contents

Introduction/Download and Install/First Steps/Working with Numbers/NumPy Arrays/File Input and Output/Simple Programming: Flow/Control/Functions and Modules/Classes and Class Methods/Making Plots with Matplotlib/Applications/Visualization and Animations/Interfacing with Other Languages


Paperback ISBN: 9780750327916

Ebook ISBN: 9781627056212

DOI: 10.1088/978-1-6270-5620-5

Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers


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