What's New in Python for Science and Engineering

Summary

This is a tutorial about using Python for scientific and engineering purposes, focusing on the latest and best tools available in 2012. It will walk you through exploring a variety of interesting domains and problems using the latest

Description

This is a presentation about the latest and most exciting tools in Python for scientific and engineering applications in 2012. It will walk you through what's now possible with tools like the IPython Notebook, the Pandas toolkit for data analysis, and IPython integration with SymPy, R, and Cython. It will then give you an update on the status of Python 3 ports of major packages. It will show why Python is an outstanding tool for science and engineering work, and getting better.