What is Mathematica

Mathematica is the world's most powerful global computing environment. Ideal for use in engineering, mathematics, finance, physics, chemistry, biology, and a wide range of other fields, it makes possible a new level of automation in algorithmic computation, interactive manipulation, and dynamic presentation--as well as a whole new way of interacting with the world of data.

 

Getting Mathematica

Mathematica can be installed on:

Campus machines

Follow the directions below to download software from Wolfram and request the appropriate activation key.

  1. Create an account (New users only):
    1. Go to user.wolfram.com and click "Create Account"
    2. Fill out form using a @uthsc.edu email, and click "Create Wolfram ID"
    3. Check your email and click the link to validate your Wolfram ID
  2. Request the download and key:
    1. Fill out this form to request an Activation Key
    2. Click the "Product Summary page" link to access your license
    3. Click "Get Downloads" and select "Download" next to your platform
    4. Run the installer on your machine, and enter Activation Key at prompt

Faculty and staff personally owned machines

Fill out this form to request a home-use license from Wolfram.

Installing Mathematica for Students (personally-owned machines)

Mathematica is available for use by UTHSC students on home or personal computers. Please follow the instructions below to download and install Mathematica for Students.

1. Create an account (New users only):

  • Go to user.wolfram.com and click "Create Account"
  • Fill out form using an @uthsc.edu e-mail address, and click "Create Wolfram ID"
  • Check your e-mail and click the link to validate your Wolfram ID

2. Request Mathematica for a personally owned machine:

  • Fill out this form to request an Activation Key.
  • Click the "Product Summary page" link to access your license
  • Click "Get Downloads" and select "Download" next to your platform
  • Run the installer on your machine, and enter Activation Key at prompt

 

 

Contact us

Associate Director:
Karen Shader, PhD
Office: 901-448-2947
Email: kshader@uthsc.edu

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