|Developer(s) Samit Basu|
License GPL, older: MIT
|Type Technical computing|
|Stable release 4.2 / June 30, 2013; 3 years ago (2013-06-30)|
Written in Assembly Language, C, C++, Fortran, Qt
FreeMat is a free open source numerical computing environment and programming language, similar to MATLAB and GNU Octave. In addition to supporting many MATLAB functions and some IDL functionality, it features a codeless interface to external C, C++, and Fortran code, further parallel distributed algorithm development (via MPI), and it has plotting and 3D visualization capabilities. Community support takes place in moderated Google Groups.