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Using Physical Modeling to Design and Simulate an Electric Vehicle

Today’s blog post is written by Veer Alakshendra, Education Technical Evangelist on the Student Competition team at MathWorks. In this blog he talks about how to model and simulate an electric… read more >>

High School & Sixth Form Students Tackle Real-World Issues with Math Modeling


MathWorks Math Modeling (M3) Challenge is a contest for high school juniors and seniors. The challenge has been around since 2006 and has been open to student participants in the US, but this year we… read more >>

Latest Members of the MathWorks Student Competitions Team!

In the past we have introduced new team members via blog posts (see parts 1, 2, and 3). Our team has continued to grow the last couple of years, and we now have members in the US, India, UK, Japan,… read more >>

How to Win: Conversations with MathWorks Minidrone Competition Winners

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Today, we will talk to various teams from around the world who participated in the MathWorks Minidrone Competition! They will share their thoughts on their experience about working with Simulink… read more >>

Where Are They Now? – Manas R Das, Whirlpool Global Technology & Engineering Center


Today we are talking to Manas R Das from Whirlpool Global Technology & Engineering Center. Manas studied Systems & Control Engineering at IIT Bombay, and graduated in 2019.

What did you…

Robot Programming Insights from VEX-U Competition Finalists

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For this week’s blog post we have invited a VEX University team from the Technical University of Altamira in Mexico to share their journey towards becoming a national finalist for the VEX U Robotics… read more >>

Where Are They Now? – Kailash Nagarajan, Siemens Digital Industries Software 3

Today we are talking to Kailash Nagarajan from Siemens Digital Industries Software. Kailash was very active in co-curricular activities at his time at Amrita University (2015 – 2019) and also… read more >>

Using MATLAB and Python Together 9


Today’s blog is written by Heather Gorr, Product Marketing for MATLAB, and Deepak Bhatia, Education Marketing at MathWorks. In this blog, they share some important tips that will help you use MATLAB… read more >>

Creating Virtual Robot Environments in Simscape: Adding Physics, Object Interactions, and Autonomy 4

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This is the second of a two-part blog on creating virtual robot environments in Simscape. If you have not read part 1 yet, we encourage you to check it out here.
In the first half, we discussed…

Creating Virtual Robot Environments in Simscape: Assembling Robots and Importing from CAD 6


For the next two blogs Jose Avendano and Matt Schafer collaborated to develop and incremental tutorial on how to use dynamic 3D simulations for robot design and programming. We will be teaching you… read more >>

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