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Issue No.05 - September/October (2011 vol.13)
pp: 43-55
Stergios Papadimitriou , Technological Educational Institute of Kavala, Greece
Seferina Mavroudi , University of Patras, Greece
Spiridon Likothanassis , University of Patras, Greece
<p>Scala offers many benefits for constructing scientific programming environments. Extending Scala with Matlab-like constructs enabled the creation of ScalaSci, a compiled mathematical scripting framework, and ScalaLab, an efficient integrated scientific programming environment. ScalaLab offers an interesting open source alternative to commercial packages, especially for the scientific community familiar with Java.</p>
Java, Scala, Groovy, functional languages, dynamic languages, scripting, interpreters, Matlab, scientific programming, class loaders, binding
Stergios Papadimitriou, Seferina Mavroudi, Spiridon Likothanassis, "ScalaLab: An Effective Scala-Based Scientific Programming Environment for Java", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.13, no. 5, pp. 43-55, September/October 2011, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2010.77
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