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Richard is a Consulting Engineer at MathWorks focused on the Embedded...

RoboCup@Home Education: 2018 Update

Sebastian Castro is back to talk about his top 2 professional interests: robotics and education. The RoboCup@Home Education Challenge is a...

Reading Whole Lines of Text from a File

Sometimes the text files I need to read have an irregular format, i.e. it changes row-to-row. MATLAB file reading functions...

String Art II 1

Sean's pick this week is also stringart by Giuseppe Cardillo.  Jiro picked this last week; I'd already written this post; this may...

Best trivia question ever: What is a scutoid?

If you want to really stump your friends at trivia night, simply ask them, “What is a scutoid?” Chances are,...

No Robot? No Problem! - Program Robots Using Simulations

Robotics programmers have been putting more emphasis on simulation for both hardware and software design. Here are a few reasons...

Hashtag SheLovesMATLAB: A Collection of Remarkable Women

Anoush Najarian works at MathWorks as a performance engineer. Her job is to make MATLAB go fast. Among her many...

Classify EEG Signals Using LSTM Networks 1

Today I want to highlight a signal processing application of deep learning. This example, which is from the Signal Processing...

Teaching Calculus to a Deep Learner

MIT's Professor Gil Strang gave two talks in one morning recently at the SIAM annual meeting. Both talks derived...