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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 av MATLAB
-------------- /apps/modules/math --------------
$ ml MATLAB/2021a
$ 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 av Octave
-------------- /apps/modules/math --------------
$ ml Octave/6.3.0-intel-2020b-without-X11
$ octave

Read more at the Octave page.


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

$ ml av R/
-------------- /apps/modules/math --------------

$ ml R
$ R

Read more at the R page.