The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent agency of the
Federal Government established in 1950 to promote and advance scientific
and engineering progress in the United States. The Foundation does this
primarily by sponsoring scientific and engineering research and education.
GAP is a system for computational discrete algebra, with particular
emphasis on Computational Group Theory. GAP provides a programming language, a library
of thousands of functions implementing algebraic algorithms written in the GAP language
as well as large data libraries of algebraic objects.
You can find documentation on all
of the GAP packages by clicking on the link above.
SAGE is a free open-source mathematics software system licensed under the
GPL. It builds on top of many existing open-source packages: NumPy, SciPy, matplotlib,
Sympy, Maxima, GAP, FLINT, R and many more.
You can find tutorials and documentation on various
aspects of SAGE by clicking on the link above.
The Carleton Summer Mathematics Program for Women is an intensive four week summer program offered by
Carleton College in Northfield MN to encourage talented undergraduate women to pursue advanced degrees in
the mathematical sciences.