MathTran

16 December 2009

Sometimes, it is really necessary to display a complex formula; such as this:

Mathtran

I use MathTran to achieve this, rather than doing a complex server-side install of Latex. Then I can use a URL like the one below to dynamically display the equation above:

http://www.mathtran.org/cgi-bin/mathtran?D=1;tex=textstyle Delta x %2CDelta p_x ge hbar/2\

That reminds me, there is a Google API for doing charts on the fly. The simple example they give is:

Hello world example

Although much more complex graphs ((Thanks to http://www.felipebarone.com/plot-function-google.php [now defunct] for this example)) are possible:

Example