File Exchange Pick of the Week

Word Data Visualization

Posted by Sean de Wolski,

Sean's pick this week is Word Data Visualization by Jenny. Have you ever wanted to visualize what words make up a story or other written document? One way to... read more >>


Posted by Guest Picker,

Richard is an Application Engineer at MathWorks focused on the Embedded Coder product for code generation, primarily in the Aerospace industry. ... read more >>

Comparing multiple histograms 1

Posted by Jiro Doke,

Jiro's pick this week is "Comparing Multiple Histograms" by Jonathan C. Lansey.One of the things you may want to do when analyzing two sets of data is comparing their distributions. There are various ways to do this. One is to fit each data set to a particular distribution using the... read more >>

Detect and Track Multiple Faces

Posted by anehemia,

Avi's pick of the week is Detect and Track Multiple Faces by Dima Lisin. One of the projects I was working on recently required the detection and tracking of multiple objects (pedestrians in my case) over time in a video stream. While I know how to implement this myself I was... read more >>

Passive Mode FTP 4

Posted by Sean de Wolski,

Sean's pick this week is Passive Mode FTP in MATLAB by Idin Motedayen. My pick this week comes from former guest blogger, Idin Motedayen-Aval. I spend a lot of my... read more >>

Dancing Megan 4

Posted by Jiro Doke,

Jiro's pick this week is Megan Simulator (XKCD) by Alfonso Nieto-Castanon.Some of you may know Alfonso from Cody. He is currently ranked number one based on score, problems solved, and number of badges. Not only is he super talented in Cody, he has created a well-written, fun-to-watch entry. Oh and... read more >>

Writing a struct to text 11

Posted by Brett Shoelson,

Brett‘s Pick this week is struct2str, by Marco Cococcioni.ContentsStrings from structsstruct2strAnd a challenge!Comments?Strings from structsBack in May, Sean wrote about different File Exchange submissions that facilitate writing cell arrays to text. That was a useful post–and one that triggered an interesting follow-up discussion between Sean and me: namely, how would... read more >>

Geom 2d 3

Posted by Sean de Wolski,

Sean's pick this week is geom2d by David Legland. Working at MathWorks, I get to use MATLAB every day, learn a lot about it, and get to try everything. ... read more >>

High-Dimensional Visualization with Bubbleplot

Posted by Jiro Doke,

Jiro's pick this week is bubbleplot by Ameya Deoras.Ameya was a fellow MathWorker and also helped us with this Pick of the Week blog. He's now working at a financial firm.I'm always impressed with his MATLAB programs. They are extremely useful and very well written. One of my all-time favorites... read more >>

Mission On Mars Robot Challenge 2015 – France 2

Posted by Will Campbell,

Will's pick this week is Mission On Mars Robot Challenge 2015 - France by Pascale Naillard. Pascale works in the MathWorks Paris office and helped coordinate a student competition: the Mission on Mars Robot Challenge. The goal was to design an algorithm that would drive a rover to points of interest... read more >>

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