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Preface | |
Introduction | |
What Is MATLAB? | |
Does MATLAB Do Symbolic Calculations? | |
Will MATLAB Run on My Computer? | |
Where Do I Get MATLAB ? | |
How Do I Use This Book? | |
Basics of MATLAB | |
MATLAB windows | |
On-line help | |
Input-output | |
File types | |
Platform dependence | |
General commands you should remember | |
Visit This Again | |
Tutorial Lessons The Basics | |
Lesson 1: A Minimum MATLAB Session | |
Lesson 2: Creating and Working with Arrays of Numbers | |
Lesson 3: Creating and Printing Simple Plots | |
Lesson 4: Creating, Saving, and Executing a Script File | |
Lesson 5: Creating and Executing a Function File Directional Explorations | |
Lesson 6: Working with Arrays and Matrices | |
Lesson 7: Working with anonymous functions | |
Lesson 8: Symbolic Computation | |
Lesson 9: Importing and Exporting Data | |
Lesson 10: Working with Files and Directories | |
Lesson 11: Publishing Reports | |
Interactive Computation 67 | |
Matrices and Vectors | |
Input | |
Indexing (or subscripting) | |
Matrix manipulation | |
Creating vectors | |
Matrix and Array Operations | |
Arithmetic operations | |
Relational operations | |
Logical operations | |
Elementary math functions | |
Matrix functions | |
Character strings | |
Manipulating character strings | |
The eval function | |
A Special Note on Array Operations | |
Vectorization | |
Command Line Functions | |
Inline functions | |
Anonymous functions | |
Using Built-in Functions and On-line Help | |
Example 1: Finding the determinant of a matrix | |
Example 2: Finding eigenvalues and eigenvectors | |
Saving and Loading Data | |
Saving into and loading from the binary Mat-_les | |
Importing data _les | |
Recording a session with diary | |
Plotting Simple Graphs | |
Programming in MATLAB: Scripts and Functions | |
Script Files | |
Function Files | |
Executing a function | |
More on functions | |
M-Lint code analyzer | |
Subfunctions | |
Nested functions | |
Compiled (parsed) functions: The p-code | |
The pro_ler | |
Language-speci_c Features | |
Use of comments to create on-line help | |
Continuation | |
Global variables | |
Loops, branches, and control-ow | |
Interactive input | |
Recursion | |
Input/output | |
Advanced Data Objects | |
Multidimensional matrices | |
Structures | |
Cells | |
Publishing Reports | |
Applications | |
Linear Algebra | |
Solving a linear system | |
Gaussian elimination | |
Finding eigenvalues and eigenvectors | |
Matrix factorizations | |
Advanced topics | |
Curve Fitting and Interpolation | |
Polynomial curve _tting on the y | |
Do it yourself: Curve _tting with polynomial functions | |
Least squares curve _tting | |
General nonlinear _ts | |
Interpolation | |
Data Analysis and Statistics | |
Numerical Integration (Quadrature) | |
Double integration | |
Ordinary Di_erential Equations | |
Example 1: A _rst-order linear ODE | |
Example 2: A second-order nonlinear ODE | |
ode23 versus ode45 | |
Specifying tolerance | |
The ODE suite | |
Event location | |
Nonlinear Algebraic Equations | |
Roots of polynomials | |
Advanced Topics | |
Graphics | |
Basic 2-D Plots | |
Style options | |
Labels, title, legend, and other text objects | |
Axis control, zoom in, and zoom out | |
Modifying plots with the plot editor | |
Overlay plots | |
Specialized 2-D plots | |
Using subplot for Multiple Graphs | |
3-D Plots | |
View | |
Rotate view | |
Mesh and surface plots | |
Vector _eld and volumetric plots | |
Interpolated surface plots | |
Handle Graphics | |
The object hierarchy | |
Object handles | |
Object properties | |
Modifying an existing plot | |
Complete control over the graphics layout | |
Fun with 3-D Surface Graphics | |
Generating a cylindrical surface | |
Face color, transparency and light reection | |
A little more fun with color and lighting | |
A word about choosing colors | |
Saving and Printing Graphs | |
Saving graphs to reusable _les | |
Animation | |
Errors | |
Computer Algebra and The Symbolic Math Toolbox | |
The Symbolic Math Toolbox | |
Should you buy it? | |
Two useful tools in the Symbolic Math Toolbox | |
Numeric vs. symbolic computation | |
Variable Precision Arithmetic | |
Getting help with the Symbolic Math Toolbox | |
Using the Symbolic Math Toolbox | |
Basic manipulations | |
Talking to itself | |
Generating MATLAB code for an inline or anonymous function | |
Generating M-_les from symbolic expressions | |
Using MuPAD Notebook | |
Graphics and animation | |
Summary: Some Symbolic Math Toolbox commands | |
Honorable Mentions | |
Debugging Tools | |
External Interface: Mex-_les | |
Graphical User Interface | |
The MATLAB Language Reference | |
Punctuation Marks and Other Symbols | |
General-purpose Commands | |
Special Variables and Constants | |
Language Constructs and Debugging | |
File Input/Output | |
Operators and Logical Functions | |
Frequently Used Math Functions | |
Matrices: Creation and Manipulation | |
Character String Functions | |
Graphics Functions | |
Some Applications Functions | |
Data analysis and Fourier transforms | |
Polynomials and data interpolation | |
Nonlinear numerical methods | |
Bibliography | |
Index | |
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