Essential MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists, 5th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0123946131
  • ISBN-13: 9780123946133
  • DDC: 620.00151
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 424 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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The fifth edition of Essential MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists provides a concise,  balanced overview of MATLAB's functionality that facilitates independent learning, with coverage of both the fundamentals and applications. The essentials of MATLAB are illustrated throughout, featuring complete coverage of the software's windows and menus. Program design and algorithm development are presented clearly and intuitively, along with many examples from a wide range of familiar scientific and engineering areas. This is an ideal book for a first course on MATLAB or for an engineering problem-solving course using MATLAB, as well as a self-learning tutorial for professionals and students expected to learn and apply MATLAB.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Essentials.
2: Introduction.
3: MATLAB Fundamentals.
4: Program Design and Algorithm Development.
5: MATLAB Functions and Data Import-Export Utilities.
6: Logical Vectors.
7: Matrices and Arrays.
8: Function M-Files.
9: Loops.
10: MATLAB Graphics.
11: Vectors as Arrays and Other Data Structures.
12: Errors and Pitfalls.
13: Applications.
14: Dynamical Systems.
15: Simulation.
16: Introduction to Numerical Methods.
17: Signal Processing.
18: Simulink® Toolbox.
19: Symbolics Toolbox.
Appendix A: Syntax Quick Reference.
Appendix B: Command and Function Quick Reference.
Appendix C: ASCII Character Codes.
Appendix D: Solutions to Selected Exercises.