File Exchange Pick of the Week

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Results for: 2013

Connecting Points with Smooth Curves

Posted by Jiro Doke,

Jiro's pick this week is hobbysplines by Will Robertson.End of the year is a pretty fun time for me. I get some extra free time in between my holiday break to do some fun MATLAB-ing! :) Just yesterday, I was trying to find a good way to nicely trace out... read more >>

Looking Back: 2013 in Review 1

Posted by Brett Shoelson,

As 2013 comes to a close, we again continue our tradition of taking a retrospective look at the year's Picks of the Week. There have been some great additions to the File Exchange this year; hopefully that is reflected in our selections. ... read more >>

Secret Santa 4

Posted by Sean de Wolski,

Sean's pick this week is Secret Santa by Edgar Guevara. Gift Exchange Planning It's that time of year again where I'm... read more >>

Surface To Solid

Posted by Jiro Doke,

Jiro's pick this week is surf2solid by Sven.Sven is no stranger to Pick of the Week. His inpolyhedron was Picked by Sean recently, and he's also active in other areas of MATLAB Central. In fact, this entry was inspired by a post written by my colleague Paul on "Printing the... read more >>

Automatically build MATLAB apps

Posted by Jiro Doke,

Jiro's pick this week is App Builder for SimBiology Models by my colleague Asawari Samant.MATLAB is a scientific software for solving engineering and scientific problems. You can interactively explore your data and apply sophisticated analysis routines to get insights and draw conclusions. Sometimes, you may want to provide those analytical... read more >>

What’s in that MAT File?

Posted by Brett Shoelson,

Brett's Pick this week is "matwho", by Benjamin Kraus.Want to know what's in a MAT file without loading it? matwho is for you. Simple, effective, well-implemented, and useful. And fast!Benjamin's file, which sprang from an interesting discussion on CSSM, provides an easy-to-use wrapper around MATLAB's MatGetDir MEX function. His function... read more >>

RootFinding Demo

Posted by Will Campbell,

Will's pick this week is RootFinding Demo by Teja Muppirala. Teja is making a comeback after his 2011 Sudoku Pick of the Week. This time, he has created a wonderful little Newton-Raphson app. For anyone who's taken a numerical methods class, you are probably familiar with this technique for finding a... read more >>

Comet3 with Speed Control

Posted by Jiro Doke,

Jiro's pick this week is 3D Comet Plot by Nick.As a continuation to one of my previous posts, on multi-line comet plots, this submission extends comet3 to give the user ability to control the length of the tail, the speed of the animation, and the style of the head and... read more >>

Visualizing the frequency distribution of 2-Dimensional Data 4

Posted by Brett Shoelson,

Brett's Pick this week is "cloudPlot", by Daniel Armyr.As data acquisition and storage capacities continue to expand, we are constantly being bombarded with increasingly large datasets. Analyzing--or even just visualizing--these data represents one of the most pressing challenges of our time.Whenever I present "Speeding Up MATLAB Applications," I always make... read more >>