Advanced FAQ

What Is MathPiper?

MathPiper is an interpreted computer algebra system which has the following capabilities:
  • Pattern matching.
  • Term rewriting.
  • Output in text, 2D text, LaTeX, and OpenMath output.
  • Lisp-like macros.
MathPiper has an m-expression syntax and it is implemented on a Java-based Lisp interpreter.  It was forked from JYacas in 2008 and has undergone continuous development since that time.

What Is MathPiperIDE?

MathPiperIDE is a version of jEdit which has been configured as a mathematics-oriented Integrated Development Environment (IDE).