Equation solving, formula simplification, calculus,
linear algebra, and more

Symbolic Math Toolbox™ provides capabilities for a variety of mathematical tasks, including differentiation, integration, simplification, transforms, linear algebra operations, and equation solving. The emphasis is on performing computations analytically, as well as using high-precision numerical computations.

Frequently Used Topics

- Equation Solving

Solve algebraic and differential equations

- Formula Manipulation and Simplification

Simplify or modify expressions, substitute parts of expressions

- Calculus

Symbolic differentiation, integration, series operations, limits, and transforms

- Linear Algebra

Linear algebra operations on symbolic vectors and matrices

- Assumptions

Restrict possible values of a symbolic object

- Polynomials

Characteristic and minimal polynomials, coefficients of polynomials

- Mathematical Functions

Logarithms and special functions

- Numbers and Precision

Variable-precision arithmetic and elementary number-theoretic operations

- Number Theory

Modular arithmetic operations and sequences of numbers