Symbolic Algebra and GA

A number of different groups have produced implementations of Geometric Algebra in symbolic algebra packages. These include:


For our research we favoured the symbolic algebra package Maple. The initial decision based on a comparison with available tools around 1992.

The software we now rely on was originally written in the period 1995-1998 using Maple V by Mark Ashdown. The software can be downloaded from


Unless you are running a very old version of Maple you will want version 1.2.2. This supports versions from 9 onwards, and is currently running smoothly on Maple 2015.

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