Loren on the Art of MATLAB

Results for: Tool

Function is as functiontests

Posted by Loren Shure,

Today we have a post from guest blogger Andy Campbell to highlight a function-based approach for writing tests in MATLAB. We will be demonstrating how you can write simple functions that aid you in designing a physical system. This approach allows you to iterate quickly and improve your designs while protecting you from violating requirements met by earlier solutions.... read more >>

What Kind of MATLAB File is This? 15

Posted by Loren Shure,

We just had an interesting thread at MathWorks prompted by a customer request to programmatically distinguish between script and function MATLAB files. The File Browser already shows these separately. I will show some ideas we had and what we agreed was a good way to attack this.... read more >>

MATLAB Documentation 4

Posted by Loren Shure,

MATLAB Documentation  For quite a while now, we have made MathWorks product documentation available from the support page on our web site. Though we started with MATLAB documentation initially, we have added documentation for all the rest ... read more >>

Update on the Chebfun Project 4

Posted by Loren Shure,

Update on the Chebfun Project  A while ago, I wrote about the Chebfun Project. At the time, version 3 had recently come out. I recently visited Nick Trefethen and Nick Hale, part of the Chebfun team, and they showed me the latest and greatest version... read more >>

Using the MATLAB Code Analyzer to Help Write Deployable Code 8

Posted by Loren Shure,

Using the MATLAB Code Analyzer to Help Write Deployable Code  This week, guest blogger Jacob writes about how to use MATLAB-based tools to develop applications that are deployment-ready from inception. Deployed applications... read more >>

Editor Features in R2010b 6

Posted by Loren Shure,

Editor Features in R2010b  There are a couple of features available in the editor in R2010b that I take full advantage of. Variable highlighting is one, and comment wrapping is the second. ... read more >>

My First Use of sendmail 18

Posted by Loren Shure,

My First Use of sendmail  Today I was working on a demo that someone else started. And then, wouldn't you know, I hit a snag. I decided that now was the time to learn to use... read more >>

What Data Is Available? 5

Posted by Loren Shure,

What Data Is Available?  Yes, I know, data are, but the title just sounded terrible that way. Ever wonder what data you have stored in some files, particularly MATLAB MAT-files? Sometimes I'd like... read more >>

Debugging Approaches 11

Posted by Loren Shure,

Debugging Approaches  There are lots of posts on the MATLAB newsgroup asking questions like why do I get this error "xxx"? One of the most common answers shows users how to track down the information ... read more >>

The chebfun Project 2

Posted by Loren Shure,

The chebfun Project  Nick Trefethen and a team of colleagues have created a MATLAB software package called chebfun. Version 2 is now available on the File Exchange. Version 3 is available on their site. The package is designed to have syntax very much... read more >>

These postings are the author's and don't necessarily represent the opinions of MathWorks.