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Comma Separated Goodness

Comma Separated Goodness

Hi folks, today I'd like to introduce ChangQing Wang. ChangQing is the lead developer on MATLAB's performance framework, and in...

USA Traveling Salesman Tour

Find the optimum traveling salesman tour through the capitals of the 48 contiguous states in the USA.ContentsState CapitalsTravelTravelerDistance MatrixExtremaRoad TripHighlightFinal...

Researchers Simulate the Impact of Climate Change on Hurricane Florence

Mother Nature was in a cranky mood this past week. The Philippines dealt the wrath of with Typhoon Mangkhut, while...

Building a Web Server Monitoring App, Part 6: UIFigureCloseRequest Callback

If you remember, my app creates a timer to control the execution of the main loop. It doesn't however delete...

Physics Course Live Scripts using Symbolic Math Toolbox

Jiro's pick this week is Physics Course Live Scripts using Symbolic Math Toolbox by Kurt Braeuer.My day job is helping...

How Do Autonomous Systems "See"?

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Optimizing Data Types with the Fixed-Point Tool

Have you ever had one of those days... ? The Explanation When I see things like that, my first reflex is usually...

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Path Simplification (and Binary Image Reconstruction!), Made Easy

ContentsSample PathEnter the Douglas-Peucker algorithm:Mask reconstructionI've been thinking a lot about how to generate and efficiently store paths--and then reconstruct...