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Newsletter for May 2005     
Welcome to the May 2005 Issue of the Maple Reporter e-newsletter! We aim to keep you up to date on the latest news from Maplesoft, with articles highlighting new products, innovative application areas, tips and techniques, events and much more.

This month's issue is dedicated to the release of Maple 10, the most powerful and intuitive tool for solving complex mathematical problems and creating rich, executable technical documents. We highlight the latest release along with the numerous Maple 10 resources now available.

We hope you find this month’s issue an enjoyable and informative read. We have many more exciting developments in the works at Maplesoft and look forward to sharing them with you in the future.
Product News

Announcing Maple 10

Maple™ is the ultimate productivity tool for solving mathematical problems, creating interactive technical documents, and deploying sophisticated applications. Intuitive and easy to use, it delivers the most advanced, complete, error-free set of mathematical capabilities that can only come from a market-leading tool that has been developed and tested over 25 years.

MapleNet 10 Unveiled

Maplesoft unveils MapleNet 10, an enhanced Web-based platform for deploying live technical knowledge and applications. Integrated with Maple 10, the company’s flagship product, MapleNet 10 enables users to quickly and easily produce and share interactive online documents with colleagues and customers.

Maple 10 Resources

Maplesoft Seminar Series - An Introduction to Maple 10

Join Maplesoft CEO Jim Cooper and Chief Scientist Laurent Bernardin in an interactive demonstration that will allow you to experience Maple 10's great new features and to share our excitement for a new era in technical computing.

This seminar is offered at the following multiple times and languages for your convenience:

• Tuesday, June 14 at 8:30am EDT, French
• Tuesday, June 14 at 10:00am EDT, German
• Wednesday, June 15 at 2:00pm EDT, English
• Thursday, June 16 at 9:00am EDT, English
• Tuesday, June 21 at 2:00pm EDT, English
• Wednesday, June 22 at 9:00am EDT, French

Please visit for additional details and to register.

Product Tips & Techniques
Maple Tips & Techniques: Creating Maple Documents: Deriving the Rocket Equation
Author: Maplesoft

The Inside View
Dr. Laurent Bernardin, Chief Scientist, Maplesoft

Maple 10 has been described as the most important release that we have ever done. I don't think that's exaggerated. Our goal for the Maple 10 release was to marry the mathematical power, that you have come to expect, with a high-quality technical document environment and a substantially reduced learning curve for new users.

Click here to read the complete article.

Application Center Highlights
Maple 10 Featured Applications
Visit the Maple Application Center to view a collection of Maple 10 featured applications. These applications provide real-world examples of Maple 10 in action.

Black-Scholes Model
Signal Generation
Mobile Robot
Mobile Robot Modeling and Simulation
Mathematical Model to Simulation Code
Harmonic Oscillator
Frequency Domain System Identification
Digital Filter Design
DC Motor Control Design
New Applications
Separation of variables in the Hamilton-Jacobi equation for the L-systems. Prof. Andrey Tsiganov
Business Cycles in the Time and Frequency Domains Alejandro Reynoso
Accelerated Motion in Special Relativity Dr. Friedrich Futschik
Dijkstra's Algorithm for Determining Shortest Paths
Jay Pedersen
Syntax-Free Maple Robert Lopez Maplesoft
Teaching the clock with Maple Mr. Mario Cimiotti
New PowerTool
Interactive Macroeconomics

Maplesoft in the Press

This month we have an interesting mix of application articles, reviews, and new press related to the launch of Maple 10.

Math Does Matter in Analog Chip Design
Scientific Computing & Instrumentation, May 2005.

Math Still Matters in Electronic Design
Electronic Design, May 2005.

3Ms for Instruction (Review)
Computing in Science & Engineering, May 2005.

In addition to these articles check out the Reviews & Press area to hear what the press is saying about Maple 10. In addition to receiving the Editor’s Pick from Desktop Engineering, coverage has been seen in EDN, Scientific Computing & Instrumentation, and other key publications. You can also read a recent Associated Press story on online assessment and its increased use in academia. This article, in which Maplesoft was interviewed for some background information on online automated assessment, has been seen across the US national media including

Membership News

Web site content additions
To coincide with the release of Maple 10, a wealth of content has been developed to help you to immediately start getting the most out of your new software. Content includes:

In addition to the Premium Content listed above, a series of Maple 10 demonstration tours have been posted that illustrate many of Maple 10's impressive features. These demonstrations are available at

Latest Maple Conference News.

Latest Maple Conference News

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Online Registration Available
The Maple Conference 2005 is quickly approaching! Register online today

If you have not already registered for one of the offered training sessions, don’t delay. Space is limited – register today to secure your spot! See the online registration for pricing and registration.

Maple Conference 2005 Poster Available

Maple Conference Poster

Download PDFs of the official conference poster. Two versions are available: large 11x17, standard 8.5x11, and standard A4. Post and pass on to your colleagues!

Maplesoft Resources
Recorded Seminars
Maplesoft offers a series of recorded downloadable demonstrations and seminars highlighting key features and functionality of Maplesoft products. Click here to view the available seminars.

Customized Seminars

Maplesoft is pleased to offer personal online seminars. These seminars assist users in learning new techniques to increase their effectiveness with Maplesoft products.
Contact Maplesoft today to schedule your seminar.

Books and Publications
Visit the Books section on the Maplesoft Web site to view new publications.

Visit Maplesoft’s Events Listing to view upcoming events and seminars.
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