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**Computational Physics Wiki Pages.**

This is the Wiki for collaborative work in Physics 4480/7680 Astro 7690, Computational Physics, at Cornell University.

## First Project: Timing Sine

Group Name | Language | Fastest Million | Slowest Million |
---|---|---|---|

Matlab 1 | MATLAB | TBA | TBA |

The Octopus | Python | 21 ms | 25 ms |

ACY | C++ | 37 ms | 47 ms |

Photran | fortran | TBA | TBA |

AstroPy | Python | 32 ms | 45 ms |

Mathemagica | Mathematica | TBA | TBA |

Silver Snakes | Python | TBA | TBA |

Matlab 2 | MATLAB | TBA | TBA |

;D | Python | TBA | TBA |

Monster Python | Python | TBA | TBA |

## Group Projects

Group Name | Language | Method | Sine Presentation | Mystery Function Presentation |
---|---|---|---|---|

ACY | C++ | Least Square Fit | Pareto eﬃciency | N/A |

Silver Snakes | Python | Polynomial Interpolation | Speed | N/A |

Matlab 1 | Matlab | Chebfun | Error | N/A |

Matlab 2 | Matlab | Pade Approximant | High Precision | N/A |

Mathemagica | Mathematica | Least Square Polynomial | Compiler Options | Hidden Markov Dice Model |

Monster Python | Python | Chebyshev Polynomials | Error | N/A |

The Octopus | Python | Chebyshev Polynomials | CUDA | N/A |

;D | Python | High Precision Sine | Error | Time Series Wiener Filter |

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