# Math and Music4

Posted by Cleve Moler,

What does $\sqrt[12]{2}$ have to do with music? What are equal temperament and just intonation? How can the MATLAB function rats help tune a piano? (This post is based in part on the Music chapter in my online book, Experiments in MATLAB.)… read more >>

# Music, Sparse Matrices, and London Billboards2

Posted by Cleve Moler,

At the recent SIAM conference on Parallel Processing for Scientific Computing, I met my friend Tim Davis. Tim is a professor at the University of Florida, a consultant to MathWorks, and author of many of the functions involved in MATLAB sparse matrix calculations. One of his hobbies involves... read more >>