# Results for: Challenge

Posted by Guy Rouleau,

Today we are having a quick post to highlight the 2016 edition of the Simulink Student Challenge... read more >>

# Olympic 2016 – Pole Vault2

Posted by Guy Rouleau,

For this second post in our Olympics series, I am happy to welcome guest blogger Amit Raj to describe how he simulated the pole vault competition.... read more >>

# Olympics 2016 – Shot Put3

Posted by Guy Rouleau,

For the Rio Olympics this year I decided to sign up a few of our new hires and interns to pick an Olympic sport and show what we can do in Simulink to simulate and analyze that sport.... read more >>

# The Martian – Part 3 – Optimizing the Trajectory

Posted by Guy Rouleau,

After finding the launch date of the mission and putting together a simulation of the spacecraft trajectory, it's time to see how we can optimize this trajectory.... read more >>

# The Martian – Part 2 – Simulating the Spacecraft Trajectory

Posted by Guy Rouleau,

In last week's post, I demonstrated how we can use MATLAB to find the launch date of the Ares 3 crew from the book The Martian, by Andy Weir.... read more >>

# The Martian: Can you save Mark Watney? (Part 1)4

Posted by Guy Rouleau,

About a year ago, I read the book The Martian, by Andy Weir. I really enjoyed the story, with all the technical details of how Mark Watney solves one problem after another to survive alone on Mars.... read more >>

# Teacher’s Pet Students’ Robotics Challenge – Enter today for a chance to win 3-D printer2

Posted by Guy Rouleau,

Today my colleague Madhu Govindarajan is here to talk about the Teacher’s Pet Students’ Robotics Challenge... read more >>

# A MATLAB vs. Simulink battle? I’m in!7

Posted by Guy Rouleau,

When I saw the latest post by Matt Tearle on Steve's blog, I had to do something.... read more >>

# Hyperloop: Not so fast!30

Posted by Guy Rouleau,

This week Matt Brauer is back to describe work he did to analyze the trajectory of the Hyperloop proposal. This is a key input to the Hyperloop Simulink models we are building.... read more >>