MATLAB Projects with Android Phone Sensors

Learn how to acquire and process data from 5 sensors on your Android device
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  • Length 2 hours
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  • Languages English
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Published 4/2016 English

Course Description

New! You can now acquire and process sensor data from your Android device using MATLAB! Impress your coworkers or other students, build some cool programs, and take your MATLAB skills to a new level with this interactive course. You’ll learn how to capture and utilize data from 5 different sensors without the need to buy additional software or hardware.

Please Note: THIS COURSE IS VERY SIMILAR TO “Build MATLAB Projects with iOS Sensors”

Build 6 Android Sensor Projects (Source Code Included)

In this course, you will master the MATLAB® Support Package for Android Sensors by building a unique set of projects which enable you to:

  • Build Your Own 3D Compass
  • Rotate 3D Objects Using Your Android Phone
  • Detect Whether Android Devices is Facing Up or Down
  • Track Position and Speed of A Car
  • Detect Shaking
  • Count Your Steps While Walking

Don’t struggle. I’ll show you step-by-step.

Getting set up is a little tricky, but, don’t worry, I’ll walk you through it. And if you have any problems you can ask for help through the discussion forum.  I’ll show an easy method to enable and acquire data from all 5 Android sensors including:

  • Acceleration Sensors - Learn how to use abrupt changes in your Android phone’s movement
  • Magnetic Field Sensors - Explore magnetic fields used by the compass and other input devices
  • Orientation Sensors - See how you can detect your Android phone’s state and control virtual items
  • Angular Velocity Sensors - Detect your Android phone’s movement and use to control software
  • Position Sensors - Capture your GPS position and speed and build location based apps


What You Get in This Course:

  • Instructional Videos
  • Interactive Exercises
  • 6+ Sample Projects
  • Source Code
  • 24/7 Instructor & Student Access
  • 30 Day Guarantee
  • Lifetime Course Access

To execute the code and examples, you will need:

  • MATLAB R2015a or later, for creating the connection to the application and logging sensor data.
  • Android OS 4.0 or later on your device.
  • Wifi Network for connecting your computer and Android device.

There’s no better time to expand your MATLAB skills and use your Android device to collect and process data.  Enroll in this course and get started today!

What are the requirements?

  • Getting Started with MATLAB Programming course or familiarity with MATLAB is recommended.
  • To execute examples and projects in this course, you will need:
  • - MATLAB R2015a or later
  • Android OS 4.0 or later on your device

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Install MATLAB Hardware Support Package for Android Sensors & MATLAB Mobile App
  • Connect to Android Devices and Acquire Sensor Data
  • Capture and Log Data from 5 Different Android Sensors
  • Complete 6+ Sample Projects

What is the target audience?

  • Engineers, Developers, and Scientists
  • Professionals, Students, and Hobbyists
  • Innovative Designers Looking to Develop Algorithms and New Tools
  • Tinkers and Thinkers Looking to Explore Android Sensors

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Welcome!
The Magic of Android Sensors
Preview
02:03
What You Need for This Course
Preview
02:51
Course Overview & How to Succeed
Preview
04:48
Section 2: Setup
Install MATLAB Hardware Support Package for Android Sensors
01:58
Install MATLAB Mobile Android App
01:34
Wifi Network Setup
06:52
Section 3: Data Acquisition with Android Sensors
Enabling Sensors & Acquiring Data
10:00
Acceleration Sensors
08:09
Magnetic Field Sensors
06:26
Orientation Sensors
09:01
Angular Velocity Sensors
06:25
Position Sensors
08:20
Exercise 3-1: Data Acquisition with Android Sensors
15:54
Section 4: Accelerometer Projects
Project 4-1: Counting Steps
13:04
Section 5: Magnetometer Projects
Project 5-1: 3D Compass
05:41
Section 6: Gyroscope Projects
Project 6-1: Which End is Up?
05:54
06:48

Control 3D object using your Android Phone

Section 7: Angular Velocity Sensor Projects
Project 7-1: Shake It Up Baby!
06:32
Section 8: GPS Projects
Project 8-1: Tracking Location & Speed
05:43

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Instructor Biography

Joe Papa, MATLAB Instructor & Founder, MATLAB University

Joe Papa is the founder of MATLAB University, which offers online and self-paced training programs to engineers, developers, and scientists.  He has personally made over $1.8 Million dollars using MATLAB during his engineering career and delivers training based on his real world experience.  The programs at MATLAB University boil down the vast info online and offer streamlined, interactive, and results-focused courses worldwide. 

Joe holds a Masters of Science degree specializing in Wireless Communications and Digital Signal Processing. He has also obtained a Certified Ethical Hacking Certification as well as an Expert Belt in Cybersecurity.

With over 20 year of experience Joe Papa has worked for some of the top tech companies in the world including Booz Allen Hamilton, Lucent Technologies – Bell Labs, Bell Communications Research, Verizon Wireless, NMS Communications, and the US Army. He's worked on teams that created innovative wireless technology used across the globe. This technology includes voice quality enhancements and wireless radio systems deployed worldwide.

Joe has also started four businesses including Mobile Insights, a marketing technology company. He lives in New Jersey with his wife and twin baby girls.

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