File Exchange Pick of the Week

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Semaphore POSIX and​ Windows

Posted by Sean de Wolski,

Sean‘s pick this week is Semaphore POSIX and Windows by Andrew Smart.

Background
I’ve been working with someone to help them parallelize multiple simulations of an external program. The external program can be driven by its COM API on… read more >>

Animated interactive HTML

Posted by Jiro Doke,

Jiro‘s pick this week is Animated Interactive HTML by Benjamin I.I learned about the x3dom library from this entry. Very cool. You specify a patch face and a set of verticies, and Benjamin’s program converts them into an interactive animated HTML file.Here’s one of the examples he includes with his… read more >>

Solving Missionaries and Cannibals Problem with Simulink Design Verifier

Posted by Will Campbell,

Will‘s pick this week is Solving Missionaries and Cannibals Problem with Simulink Design Verifier by Mikhail.
It’s not often I see a File Exchange contribution that involves Simulink Design Verifier and even rarer that I find one with cannibals. Mikhail’s work manages to combine these ideas together into one novel demonstration…. read more >>

Lego Mindstorms EV3 Bike Project

Posted by Sean de Wolski,

Sean‘s pick this week is Lego Mindstorms EV3 Bike Project by Michele Basso and a team of students at University of Florence.

This submission contains the work done for a senior design project to build a Lego motorcycle and… read more >>

Deep Learning in 11 Lines

Posted by Jiro Doke,

Jiro‘s pick this week is Deep Learning in 11 Lines of MATLAB Code by the MathWorks Neural Network Toolbox Team.
This is for anyone who would like to dabble in deep learning with minimal effort. There’s also a short video of this in action by one of our senior developers. Note… read more >>

The Ideal Gas Law, Data, and Footballs

Posted by Sean de Wolski,

Sean‘s pick this week is The Ideal Gas Law, Data, and Footballs by Daniel Frey.

With the New England Patriots sitting on top of the AFC, looking forward to a bye week, and home field advantage through the playoffs,… read more >>

Looking Back: 2016 in Review

Posted by Brett Shoelson,

Wow...2016. What a long, strange trip it's been.But it's over, and once again, without further ado: we close out the Pick-of-the-Week year with a review of our Picks of the year.You can read the original blog posts for each of these picks by clicking on the names of the files... read more >>

Encode images as Base64

Posted by Jiro Doke,

Jiro‘s pick this week is Base64 Image Encoder by Michael Katz.
Some of you may remember Mike from when he was one of the bloggers for the MATLAB Community Blog, formerly known as the MATLAB Desktop blog.
Starting from R2016a, you can create live MATLAB scripts, which are executable MATLAB documents that… read more >>

Glob File Searching in MATLAB

Posted by Guest Picker,

Contents

Glob File Searching in MATLAB
What’s a Glob?
How does this differ from using the DIR function in MATLAB?
Enhance GLOB function in R2016b using the new String class.
Potential Alternative: Use Operating System Commands
Any thoughts on this entry?

Glob File Searching in MATLAB
Greg’s pick this week is Expand wildcards for files and directory names… read more >>

Hour Glass 1

Posted by Sean de Wolski,

Sean‘s pick this week is hourglass by Tillmann Stuebler.

Do you ever present with MATLAB? As an application engineer, this is a core part of my job. However, even with as exciting
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