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**Computational Algebra Systems**

*Description*:
- Computer algebra systems are programs
which manipulate mathematics symbolically.
*Availability*:
- Several packages are available
- GiNaC
- "GiNaC is Not a CAS"

Produces C++ code from symbolic expressions.
- YACAS
- "Yet Another
Computer Algebra System"
- Magma
- this program does have license fees
- Fermat
- this program
is available for Macintosh and MS Windows only.
- REDUCE
- this
program is still under development.

See also MuPAD and Maple.

Roger Young and Ian MacPhedran