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NumPy (and associated packages) can be used as an alternative to packages such as MATLAB, Octave, Yorick, and tela; the advantages and disadvantages are summarized at NumPyProConPage. This page is for a more free-form discussion. Take its contents with even more than the usual Wiki-sized grain of salt.

Some aspects of PyLab can only be expected to measure up once some package reaches a stable state. See PyLabAwaits.



Symbolic computation

Plotting, particularly 3D


User-contributed packages

SciPy: NumPyProConDiscussion (last edited 2015-10-24 17:48:24 by anonymous)