Matlab - Supercalculator - introduction

26/02/2019 - 09.00 - 12.30 01/03/2019 - 09.00 - 12.30
Venue: ICTS opleidingscentrum A and D, W. de Croylaan 52a, 3001 Heverlee
Price: Free
End registration: 25.02.2019

26/02/2019 - 09.00 - 12.30
01/03/2019 - 09.00 - 12.30

This 1 day course provides a quick introduction to MATLAB. The purpose is to give students fluency in MATLAB:

  • get to know the software environment,
  • use it as a super scientific calculator and know the very basics of Matlab as a programming environment.

Topics covered are:

  • MATLAB as a calculator
    • MATLAB Desktop and the MATLAB HELP
    • Creating Arrays
    • Array Operations
    • Logical Operations
  • Matlab Programming Environment
    • MATLAB Editor
    • M-files
    • Basic Graphics: Plotting 2D/3D

After completion the student should be able to:

  • Use the MATLAB environment in an efficicient way
  • Able to use Matlab for interactive computations
  • use MATLAB functions/toolboxes
  • Know where to find help in the MATLAB environment
  • Understand the main features of the MATLAB development environment
  • Write small scripts in MATLAB containing sequential statements.

No prior knowledge of Matlab is required. Basic computer literacy is expected as well as a basic understanding of the concepts of programming.