Appendix B

MATLAB

MATLAB has become a useful and dominant tool of technical professionals around the world. MATLAB is an abbreviation for Matrix Laboratory. It is a numerical computation and simulation tool that uses matrices and vectors. Also, MATLAB enables the user to solve wide analytical problems.
A copy of MATLAB software can be obtained from:
The Mathworks, Inc.
3 Apple Hill Drive
Natick, MA 01760-2098
Phone: 508-647-7000
This brief introduction of MATLAB (R2010b) is presented here to give a general idea about the software. MATLAB computational applications to science and engineering systems are used to solve practical problems.

B.1. Getting started and windows of MATLAB

When you double-click on the MATLAB icon, ...

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