Software And Online Resources

Software resources for the School of Physics

This software is strictly for School of Physics Students. Logger Pro is award-winning, data-collection and analysis software for Windows and Mac computers. Download the software below.

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Python code academy

Codecademy is an online interactive platform that offers free coding classes in 12 different programming languages including Python, Java, PHP, JavaScript (jQuery, AngularJS, React.js), Ruby, SQL, and Sass, as well as markup languages HTML and CSS.

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Python can be easy to pick up whether you're a first time programmer or you're experienced with other languages. Anaconda is the leading open data science platform powered by Python. The open source version of Anaconda is a high performance distribution of Python and R and includes over 100 of the most popular Python, R and Scala packages for data science.

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Origin is an industry-leading scientific graphing and data analysis software. It is only compatible with Microsoft Windows. If you are using a Mac you will need to install Bootcamp or a virtual machine (by yourself!). Make sure you have internet access when installing this as you will need to go online to get a licence code at the end of the install.

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