Schoonschip

Schoonschip

(mathematics, tool)
(From the Dutch for "beautiful ship" or "clean ship") A program for symbolic mathematics, especially High Energy Physics, written by M. Veltman of CERN in 1964. Schoonschip only does algebra, no derivatives. It was implemented originally in CDC 6600 and CDC 7600 assembly language and currently in 680x0 assembly language. Latest versions run on Amiga, Atari ST, Sun-3 and NeXT.

It was once maintained by David Williams at the University of Michigan Physics Department.

ftp://archive.umich.edu/physics/schip.
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Indeed, some of the early work in computer algebra came from quantum field theory--one of the first computer algebra systems was Veltman's Schoonschip for performing field theoretic computations that led to the theory of electroweak unification [20].