
2005 / xxiv + 382 pages / Hardcover / ISBN: 9780898715781 / List Price $57.00 / SIAM Member Price $39.90 / Order Code OT92
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MATLAB is an interactive system for numerical computation that is widely used for teaching and research in industry and academia. It provides a modern programming language and problem solving environment, with powerful data structures, customizable graphics, and easytouse editing and debugging tools.
This second edition of MATLAB Guide completely revises and updates the bestselling first edition and is more than 30% longer. The book remains a lively, concise introduction to the most popular and important features of MATLAB and the Symbolic Math Toolbox.
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Contents
List of Figures; List of Tables; List of MFiles; Preface; Chapter 1: A Brief Tutorial; Chapter 2: Basics; Chapter 3: Distinctive Features of MATLAB; Chapter 4: Arithmetic; Chapter 5: Matrices; Chapter 6: Operators and Flow Control; Chapter 7: MFiles; Chapter 8: Graphics; Chapter 9: Linear Algebra; Chapter 10: More on Functions; Chapter 11: Numerical Methods: Part I; Chapter 12: Numerical Methods: Part II; Chapter 13: Input and Output; Chapter 14: Troubleshooting; Chapter 15: Sparse Matrices; Chapter 16: Further MFiles; Chapter 17: Handle Graphics; Chapter 18: Other Data Types and Multidimensional Arrays; Chapter 19: The Symbolic Math Toolbox; Chapter 20: Optimizing MFiles; Chapter 21: Tricks and Tips; Chapter 22: Case Studies; Appendix A: The Top 111 MATLAB Functions; Appendix B: Changes in MATLAB; Appendix C: Resources; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
ISBN: 9780898715781