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Linux Software: Scientific Applications

Thousands of software applications have been developed for Linux. New ones are being added each day. Check out these links to find downloads for the Linux applications your scientific work. Note: Freeware and GNU Library General Public License often come with restrictions. Users should check copyright and licensing statements from the developers.

Scientific Computing with Free Linux Software
This document aims to show how a PC running GNU/Linux can be used for scientific computing. It lists the various available free software and also links on the world wide web to tutorials on getting started with the tools.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Chemistry, Biology & Related


Numerical Analysis

Physics and Astronomy

Scientific Data Processing & Visualization

Database Systems

Prime Numbers
A list of all prime numbers below 1000.

The KDE Marble Desktop Globe
Brief review of the KDE Marble Desktop Globe application

Linux Mathematics Software Sage 6.2
Introduction to the math package Sage.

Statistical Analysis with RKWard
How to use the statistical analysis software package R with the graphical user interface RKWard.

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