The History of the Calculus and the Development of Computer Algebra Systems

Dan Ginsburg
Brian Groose
Josh Taylor
Prof. Bogdan Vernescu, Advisor

An Interactive Qualifying Project @ WPI


A technical examination of the Calculus from two directions: how the past has led to present methodologies and how present methodology has automated the methods from the past.  Presented is a discussion of the mathematics and people responsible for inventing the Calculus and an introduction to the inner workings of Computer Algebra Systems.

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