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By developing and testing motion analysis algorithms in MATLAB® and generating C code with MATLAB Coder™ dorsaVi engineers cut development time by almost half compared to their previous approach, which involved hand-coding in C#.
dic 2014
MIT engineers developed control software that enables a humanoid robot to autonomously drive a vehicle, clear debris, and perform other tasks in hazardous areas.
sep 2014
This article outlines best practices for preparing MATLAB® code for conversion, converting to fixed point, and optimizing your algorithm for efficiency and performance.
sep 2014
Engineers use MATLAB and Simulink to analyze image and signal data, design controls and signal processing algorithms, implement their designs in software after thorough verification and validation, and generate reports for standards compliance.
ago 2014
This article illustrates a top-down methodology for the design and FPGA implementation of a DPD, from an algorithmic description DPD in MATLAB to design elaboration in Simulink and HDL code generation for FIL testing.
jul 2014
This article describes how to modify an algorithm to run on a GPU, and then solve a geometric problem involving millions of lines and shapes in under a second.
jul 2014
The Velocity Mapping Toolbox (VMT), built in MATLAB, enables the U.S. Geological Survey to rapidly process huge amounts of raw water-flow data.
jun 2014
Using hedge fund data as an example, this article demonstrates how MATLAB® can be used to automate the process of acquiring and analyzing fraud detection data.
jun 2014
Engineers at Ruukki Metals built and deployed a web application with MATLAB that enables operators to select and apply the proper settings throughout the steel manufacturing process.
may 2014
A MATLAB app enables researchers to analyze an entire region of the brain in minutes rather than days.
abr 2014
mar 2014
Using Trajectory Evaluator and Simulator software built with MATLAB, ITER researchers define paths for 100-ton vehicles carrying activated components through a building with just 30 centimeters of clearance between the vehicle and the walls.
feb 2014
Georgia Institute of Technology students learn control theory from MOOC videos, and spend classroom time developing controllers in MATLAB® and working with Khepera III robots.
dic 2013
Engineers and scientists connect MATLAB and Simulink to FPGAs, microprocessors, cameras, instruments, and other hardware to design, test, and verify systems that combine hardware and software components.
oct 2013
From 1961 to the present, the Gatlinburg and Householder symposia on numerical computing have played an important role in the history and development of MATLAB.
oct 2013
This article describes how engineers in the Baker Hughes’ Dynamics and Telemetry group used automatic code generation to reduce the number of code defects and lessened the time required to fix bugs.
sep 2013
Rapid prototyping and automatic VHDL code generation enable BBN engineers to develop, implement, and improve data-encryption schemes much faster than would be possible with traditional methods.
sep 2013
First-year students at Ohio State University demonstrate the engineering concepts and computer programming basics they have learned by developing a controller for an N scale train set using MATLAB and an Arduino microcontroller.
sep 2013
UPenn has developed a first-of-its-kind electrophysiological model of the heart that enables real-time closed-loop testing and early verification of pacemakers by simulating a variety of heart conditions.
jun 2013
MATLAB supports CUDA kernel development by providing a language and development environment for quickly evaluating kernels, analyzing and visualizing kernel results, and writing test harnesses to validate kernel results.
abr 2013
Using MATLAB and Signal Processing Toolbox, Philips Research engineers develop audio beamforming technology that varies the TV sound levels for two people in the same room.
abr 2013
TrueAllele technology uses MATLAB, Signal Processing Toolbox, and Statistics Toolbox to mathematically separate mixed DNA data into individual contributors and their respective genotypes.
abr 2013
Three project-based learning activities demonstrate how MATLAB and Simulink make it easy for students to implement their algorithms on low-cost hardware platforms.
mar 2013
This paper compares Model-Based Design approaches for developing logic-intensive algorithms in a high-integrity environment.
feb 2013
A simple guide to writing apps from scratch using object-oriented programming.
dic 2012
Simulations in MATLAB and Simulink enable Johnson Matthey engineers to understand the complex interactions taking place within a catalyst, see which parameters most affect the output, and make design trade-offs based on the results.
nov 2012
Three techniques for finding a control strategy for optimal operation of a hydroelectric dam: using a nonlinear optimization algorithm, a nonlinear optimization algorithm with derivative functions, and quadratic programming.
oct 2012
You can greatly reduce the amount of code needed to handle input arguments by using the inputParser object.
oct 2012
Examples of how financial professionals from more than 2300 organizations worldwide use MATLAB to develop and implement financial models, analyze substantial volumes of data, and operate under tightening regulation.
oct 2012
Overview of resources for project-based learning, including books, a webinar, and Simulink support for interfacing with low-cost hardware.
oct 2012
MATLAB image processing and statistical analyses give researchers an objective computational method for measuring the ability of drugs in development to inhibit cancer metastasis.
sep 2012
A MATLAB based simulator provides a low-cost way to bring the appeal and excitement of robotics to a large class while improving student comprehension of core concepts such as approximation and errors.
jul 2012
NASA Langley’s MATLAB based control system fully automates the welding process and produces complex components from a 3D CAD representation.
may 2012
Recent enhancements to MATLAB® and Image Processing Toolbox™ dramatically increase image processing speed
abr 2012
TNO's shockwave-damping software helps ensure smooth traffic flow after sudden braking incidents.
abr 2012
MATLAB and Simulink models help Simon Fraser University researchers run and control experiments to determine how sensory input affects walking speed.
feb 2012
Simulink behavioral simulations help Epoch Microelectronics engineers verify that their ADPLL designs meet specifications before committing to hardware.
dic 2011
Using MATLAB, it took Averna less time to develop the production version of their design than it would have taken simply to debug the version written in C.
dic 2011
Developed in MATLAB, Sonarscope software lets researchers process, analyze, and visualize terabytes of raw MBES data.
nov 2011
Amimon's Wireless Home Digital Interface technology enables 1080p frames to be sent 60 times per second through walls to a device 100 feet away.
oct 2011
Run your MATLAB code on a GPU by making a few simple changes to the code.
sep 2011
This article discusses the recommended three-step workflow for converting MATLAB algorithms automatically into C code. Generating C code from MATLAB results in less time spent programming in a lower level language and in faster design iterations.
ago 2011
University of Delaware researchers to identify the best combination of performance and efficiency.
mar 2011
Using an adaptive median filter as an example, this article shows how to make a MATLAB algorithm suitable for hardware implementation.
mar 2011
This freshman seminar gives students practical experience in geological and geophysical research using MATLAB.
oct 2010
Using a do-while loop as an example, this article demonstrates how modeling design patterns can be used to generate efficient C code from algorithm models.
sep 2009
In a joint effort with MathWorks Consulting Services, Alkermes developed a video capture and analysis procedure that provides information on the physical factors influencing performance of a capsule-based drug inhaler.
may 2009
EquuSys used MATLAB to develop an easy-to-use, non-invasive system for identifying and diagnosing equine lameness. The system processes telemetry data to provide objective data on equine biomechanics in the form of charts, 3-D plots, and animation.
mar 2009
BMW developed a motion-stereo system that constructs a 3-D model of the area around the car from 2-D images generated by a single side-view camera.
nov 2008
Professors describe a lab called “MATLAB meets LEGO Mindstorms,” where more than 300 first-year students at RWTH Aachen University in Germany build and program their own robots.
ago 2008
This article discusses how researchers at UC San Francisco and UC Davis analyzed high-resolution microscopy images of cells using MATLAB, Statistics Toolbox and Image Processing Toolbox.
abr 2008
Innovative applications of MathWorks products to advance our understanding of the universe, measure and predict natural phenomena, manage resources, and mitigate the environmental effects of industrialization.
jun 2007
A unique experimental setup enables researchers to analyze avalanche behavior in a controlled laboratory setting.
jun 2007
Use these indexing and vectorization techniques to express your algorithms compactly and efficiently.
ene 2001
Cleve Moler describes the applications and capabilities of the five ODE solvers available in MATLAB 5 and Simulink 2.
sep 1996

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