# MathJax

MathJax is a cross-browser JavaScript library that displays mathematical notation in web browsers, using MathML, LaTeX and ASCIIMathML markup.wikipedia

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### JsMath

The MathJax project started in 2009 as the successor to an earlier JavaScript mathematics formatting library, jsMath, and is managed by the American Mathematical Society.

jsMath was succeeded by MathJax.

### AsciiMath

**ASCIIMathML**

MathJax is a cross-browser JavaScript library that displays mathematical notation in web browsers, using MathML, LaTeX and ASCIIMathML markup.

ASCIIMathML.js has been integrated into MathJax, starting with MathJax v2.0.

### MathOverflow

**Math Overflow**

MathJax is used by web sites including arXiv, Elsevier's ScienceDirect, MathSciNet, n-category cafe, MathOverflow, Wikipedia (on the backend), Scholarpedia, Project Euclid journals, IEEEXplore, Publons, Coursera, and the All-Russian Mathematical Portal.

To support most of the functionality of LaTeX, MathJax was added in order for the site to transform math equations into their appropriate forms.

### MathML

**MathPlayerMathematical Markup LanguageMath Markup Language (MathML)**

MathJax is a cross-browser JavaScript library that displays mathematical notation in web browsers, using MathML, LaTeX and ASCIIMathML markup.

### All-Russian Mathematical Portal

**mathnet.ru**

MathJax is used by web sites including arXiv, Elsevier's ScienceDirect, MathSciNet, n-category cafe, MathOverflow, Wikipedia (on the backend), Scholarpedia, Project Euclid journals, IEEEXplore, Publons, Coursera, and the All-Russian Mathematical Portal.

As a standard default, it renders on-screen mathematics using MathJax.

### STIX Fonts project

**STIXSTIX fontsScientific and Technical Information**

MathJax uses the STIX fonts for including mathematics in web pages.

The javascript framework MathJax uses the STIX fonts for including mathematics in web pages.

### Formula editor

**equation editoralgebra editorComparison of formula editors**

Then it can be pasted in any equation editor that supports MathML or LaTeX, such as Mathematica, MathType, MathMagic, Firemath for re-using.

### MathType

**MathType 6**

Then it can be pasted in any equation editor that supports MathML or LaTeX, such as Mathematica, MathType, MathMagic, Firemath for re-using.

* MathJax

### AMS-LaTeX

**AMS-TeXAMSTeX**

AMS-LaTeX math commands are supported via extensions.

MathJax supports AMS-LaTeX through extensions.

### Cross-browser compatibility

**cross-browsercross browser cross-browser problem**

MathJax is a cross-browser JavaScript library that displays mathematical notation in web browsers, using MathML, LaTeX and ASCIIMathML markup.

### JavaScript library

**JavaScript librariesJavaScript FrameworkJavaScript frameworks**

### Mathematical notation

**notationmathematical formulaealgebraic notation**

### Web browser

**browserweb browsersinternet browser**

### LaTeX

**LaTeX2HTMLHlineLaTeX2e**

### Open-source software

**open sourceopen-sourceopen source software**

MathJax is released as open-source software under the Apache License.

### Apache License

**Apache License 2.0Apache 2.0Apache**

MathJax is released as open-source software under the Apache License.

### American Mathematical Society

**AMSChelsea PublishingNew York Mathematical Society**

The MathJax project started in 2009 as the successor to an earlier JavaScript mathematics formatting library, jsMath, and is managed by the American Mathematical Society.

### Design Science (company)

**Design ScienceWebEQ**

The project was founded by the American Mathematical Society, Design Science, and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics and is supported by numerous sponsors such as the American Institute of Physics and Stack Exchange.

### Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

**SIAMSIAM ReviewSociety for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)**

The project was founded by the American Mathematical Society, Design Science, and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics and is supported by numerous sponsors such as the American Institute of Physics and Stack Exchange.

### American Institute of Physics

**AIPAIP PublishingAmerican Center for Physics**

The project was founded by the American Mathematical Society, Design Science, and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics and is supported by numerous sponsors such as the American Institute of Physics and Stack Exchange.

### Stack Exchange

**Stack Exchange NetworkStackExchangeServer Fault**

### ArXiv

**arXiv.orgArXiv.org e-print archivearXiv id**

MathJax is used by web sites including arXiv, Elsevier's ScienceDirect, MathSciNet, n-category cafe, MathOverflow, Wikipedia (on the backend), Scholarpedia, Project Euclid journals, IEEEXplore, Publons, Coursera, and the All-Russian Mathematical Portal.

### Elsevier

**Elsevier ScienceNorth-HollandJournal of Algorithms**

### ScienceDirect

**Science DirectScienceDirect.Com**