Interactive Beginners Guide to MATLAB

A Step-by-Step Beginners Guide to the Most Powerful Programming Language for Engineers, Developers, & Scientists
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  • Length 6 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 3/2016 English

Course Description

 NEW!! Now Featuring MATLAB R2016!

In this course, you will master the core MATLAB Programming skills through instruction and interactive exercises. I've boiled down the vast amount of information available to deliver exactly what you need to learn to get started in MATLAB. The topics were hand selected personally based on 20 years of practical MATLAB experience during my engineering career. The courses focuses on the top skills that enabled me to make over $1.8M and can help you become a "Local Expert" in just a few hours. Imagine having the ability to execute MATLAB commands with ease or create you own functions at will when you're called to solve a problem. What if you could magically impress your boss with professional graphs or analyze data like a champ? Become that person that your peers call upon when they need help and develop your MATLAB skills to create amazing tools, software, or whatever your heart desires.

Become a Local MATLAB Expert in a Few Hours

Now is your time to master the basics of MATLAB! Enroll in this course and receive:

  • Streamlined Topics and Step-by-step Instruction based on real-world experience
  • Interactive Training Exercises
  • Surprise Bonus Lectures
  • 24/7 Access to your Instructor and other Students through the Discussion Forum

Streamlined Content - Avoid Drinking from the FIre Hose!

I created this course so you don't have to browse the internet looking for answers. In this course, we show you each topic step-by-step and you can practice with exercises at the end of the section. By the end of this course you will learn how to:

  • Navigate the Environment and Execute Commands with ease
  • Create Vectors, Matrices, Arrays and other Variables with confidence
  • Perform Operations on large data sets with one command
  • Generate professional looking Plots for presentations and documentation
  • Automate a group of commands with Scripts and interact with user input
  • Develop your own Functions and build MATLAB programs

Mastering the basics of MATLAB gives you the ability to learn advanced topics more easily, create amazing tools and software, and conduct engineering tasks with ease. Enroll today to get started.






What are the requirements?

  • MATLAB R2007 or later to complete exercises (Free Trial Available)
  • No toolboxes are needed for this course

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Master the core MATLAB Programming skills I've used over the past 20 years to make over $1.8M
  • Use MATLAB to learn advanced technical topics
  • Position yourself as a Local Expert at work, school, or among friends
  • Execute MATLAB Commands and Scripts with ease
  • Create your own Functions and MATLAB programs with confidence
  • Impress others by Creating & Analyzing Data and professionally Plotting results
  • Impress others by instantly analyzing data and creating professional graphs

What is the target audience?

  • Engineers, Scientists, and Programmers
  • Professionals, Students, & Hobbyists
  • MATLAB Programmers looking to refresh their basic skills
  • Anyone who wants to master the basic fundamentals of MATLAB

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Welcome
How MATLAB Made Me $1.8 Million
Preview
04:43
Why You Should Learn MATLAB Now
Preview
04:46
Course Overview & How to Succeed
Preview
08:15
Section 2: MATLAB Setup
3 Options to Get MATLAB
Preview
06:45
How to Get Your 30-Day Free Trial
07:50
How to Get MATLAB for 93% Off
04:01
Download, Install, & Activate MATLAB
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Section 3: MATLAB Environment
03:36

Current Folder, Command Window, & Workspace Windows

Section 4: Commands
04:16

Creating scalar variables, performing math operations, built-in constants (e.g. pi) and using semicolon to suppress display output

03:51
whos, clear, clc, ver, exit, quit
04:24

power, sqrt, nextpow2, sin, cos, rand

Exercise 2-1: Commands
Preview
11:21
Exercise 2-2: Commands
05:03
Section 5: Help
Learning More with help & doc
04:55
FInding Examples with demos
01:45
Section 6: Arrays & Matrices
Creating Vectors & Matrices
07:13
Scalars, Vectors, Matrices, & Arrays
05:59
Concatenating Arrays
05:43
Using repmat & reshape
Preview
07:48
Exercise 4-1: Creating Matrices & Arrays
06:43
Section 7: Array Indexing
Accessing Arrays with Indexing
04:57
Changing Elements within Arrays
05:11
Exercise 5-1: Array Indexing
07:33
Section 8: Array Operations
The Most Important Concept in this Course
05:05
Array vs. Matrix Operations
06:07
Sizing Operations
03:51
Sorting Operations
09:03
Statistical Operations
11:35
Relational & Logical Operations
05:33
Exercise 6-1: Array Operations
14:03
Section 9: Plotting
2-D Plots
10:22
Plotting Multiple Data Sets
07:33
Annotating Plots
07:07
Plots Tab
08:31
Exercise 7-1: Plotting
11:51
Bonus: 3-D Plots
03:32
Section 10: Scripts
Edit & Run Scripts
07:32
Using load & save (.mat files)
06:19
Requesting User Input
04:11
Exercise 8-1: Scripts
11:48
Section 11: Functions
Creating Functions
12:42
Scripts vs Functions
09:32
Functions with Multiple Outputs
09:47
Exercise 9-1: Functions
14:21
Section 12: Programming
11:57

if, else, elseif, and switch

08:30

for, while

Debugging
05:20
Exercise 10-1: Programming
16:47
YOUR Voice Matters
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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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