Numerical languages

Interpreted languages for numerical computations and analysis


This section contains a collection of high-level interpreted languages, primarily intended for numerical computations.


MATLAB® is a high-level language and interactive environment for numerical computation, visualization, and programming.

$ ml MATLAB/2015b-EDU
$ matlab

Read more at the Matlab page.


GNU Octave is a high-level interpreted language, primarily intended for numerical computations. The Octave language is quite similar to Matlab so that most programs are easily portable.

$ ml Octave
$ octave

Read more at the Octave page.


The R is an interpreted language and environment for statistical computing and graphics.

$ ml R
$ R

Read more at the R page.