Tutorials

University Of Georgia
Dept. of Mathematics
PO Box 5815
Athens, GA 30602

We have two tutorials available. They are introductory in nature and do not explore all of the options and full power of the packages. They offer a gentle introduction to the languages:

The R Environment

R is an environment associated with statistical computing and data analysis. It is an environment that offers its own programming language, memory management, and a number of libraries to extend the features available. The R language is a free implementation of the S programming language. It can be found at http://www.r-project.org/.

MATLAB

MATLAB is an environment associated with scientific computing and numerical linear algebra. It is an environment that offers its own programming language, memory management, and a number of libraries to extend the features available. MATLAB is a commerical software product, and more information can be found at http://www.mathworks.com/. A free implementation of the MATLAB language can be found at https://www.gnu.org/software/octave/.