IAM, a system for interactive algebraic manipulation

@inproceedings{Christensen1971IAMAS,
  title={IAM, a system for interactive algebraic manipulation},
  author={Carlos Christensen and Michael Karr},
  booktitle={SYMSAC '71},
  year={1971}
}
The principal features of IAM, a system for interactive algebraic manipulation, are described. The primary goal of IAM is to make algebraic manipulation by computer available to a non-programming person. IAM has a JOSS-like command language, emphasizing ease of communication between the user and the system, yet still providing a stored program facility for applications which require it. In addition, the system uses a two-dimensional output format and provides convenient files for the permanent… CONTINUE READING