Advanced Topics in MATLAB


Instructor: Abishek Gopal

Time: Friday, November 15, 1:30PM-4:00PM

Location: Zoom session only

Prerequisites: Some previous MATLAB experience or Introduction to MATLAB

This course assumes basic MATLAB familiarity, and covers intermediate and advanced topics, such as polynomial evaluation and fitting, file I/O, and the MATLAB compiler.

Course Materials

  • Introduction to MATLAB (Fall 2019): PDF


This course focuses, among others, on the following topics:

  • Scripts and functions
  • Matrix and vector operations
  • Polynomial evaluation and fitting
  • 2D plot generation
  • Control loops and conditional expressions
  • Basic file I/O
  • Creating standalone applications using Matlab Compiler

Note: During the class sessions many aspects of the material will be illustrated live via a login to Ada. Attendees are welcome to follow these parts with their own laptops equipped with MATLAB. You are encouraged to contact the HPRC helpdesk with any questions regarding Ada.