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Main Title Essential MATLAB for engineers and scientists /
Author Hahn, Brian D.
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Author Title of a Work
Valentine, D. T.,
Hahn, Brian DEssential MATLAB for scientists and engineers.
Publisher Butterworth-Heinemann,
Year Published 2007
OCLC Number 81453674
ISBN 0750684178; 9780750684170
Subjects Engineering mathematics--Data processing ; MATLAB
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  QA297.H24 2007 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 02/13/2012
EMAM  TA345.H346 2007 Region 6 Library/Dallas,TX 12/13/2011 STATUS
Edition 3rd ed.
Collation xx, 428 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Previous edition: published as Essential MATLAB for scientists and engineers by Brian Hahn. Oxford: Butterworth-Heinemann, 2002. Includes index.
Contents Notes
Essentials. Introduction -- MATLAB fundamentals -- Program design & algorithm development -- Common MATLAB functions -- Logical vectors -- Matrices of numbers & arrays of strings -- Introduction to graphics -- Loops -- Errors & pitfalls -- Function M-files -- Vectors as arrays & advanced data structures -- Symbolic analysis -- Applications. Dynamical systems -- More graphics and graphical user interfaces -- Simulation -- More matrices -- Introduction to numerical methods -- Appendices. This book is the essential guide to MATLAB as a problem solving tool. This text presents MATLAB both as a mathematical tool and a programming language, giving a concise and easy to master introduction to its potential and power. The fundamentals of MATLAB are illustrated throughout with many examples from a wide range of familiar scientific and engineering areas, as well as from everyday life. The new edition has been updated to include coverage of Symbolic Math and SIMULINK. It also adds new examples and applications, and uses the most recent release of Matlab. - Publisher.