# 86 Best MATLAB Books of All Time

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*MATLAB: A Practical Introduction to Programming and Problem Solving, Fourth Edition*, winner of a 2017 Textbook Excellence Award (

*Texty*), has been updated to reflect the functionality of the current version of MATLAB, including the new H2 Graphics system. It features new and revised end-of-chapter exercises, more engineering applications to help the reader learn this software tool in context, and a new section on object-oriented programming in MATLAB. MATLAB has become the standard software tool for solving scientific and engineering problems due to its powerful built-in... more

Enhanced by fun and appealing illustrations,

*Getting Started with MATLAB: A Quick Introduction for Scientists and Engineers*, Seventh Edition, employs a casual, accessible... more

*For courses in Engineering.*

**Start at the beginning to introduce your students to MATLAB**

**MATLAB(R) For Engineers**introduces students the MATLAB coding language. Developed out of Moore's experience teaching MATLAB and other languages, the text meets students at their level of mathematical and computer sophistication. Starting with basic algebra, the book shows how MATLAB can be used to solve a wide range of engineering problems. Examples drawn from concepts introduced in early chemistry and physics classes and freshman and sophomore engineering classes stick to a consistent... more

**Master MATLAB****®!**

If you want a clear, easy-to-use introduction to MATLAB®, this book is for you! The *Third Edition* of Amos Gilat’s popular *MATLAB®, An Introduction with Applications* requires no previous knowledge of MATLAB and computer programming as it helps you understand and apply this incredibly useful and powerful mathematical tool.

Thoroughly updated to match MATLAB®’s newest release, MATLAB® 7.3 (R2007b), the text takes you step by step through MATLAB®’s basic features—from simple arithmetic operations with scalars, to creating and using...

more*Essential MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists, Seventh Edition,*provides a concise, balanced overview of MATLAB's functionality, covering both fundamentals and applications. The essentials are illustrated throughout, featuring complete coverage of the software's windows and menus. Program design and algorithm development are presented, along with many examples from a wide range of familiar scientific and engineering areas. This edition has been updated to include the latest MATLAB versions through 2018b. This is an ideal book for a first course on MATLAB, but is also ideal for an... more

(r) Discusses new features and applications in MATLAB 7

(r) Covers elementary, advanced, and special functions

(r) Includes numerous new examples and problems

(r) Supplements any course that uses MATLAB

(r) Works as a stand-alone tutorial and reference

MATLAB, a software package for high-performance numerical computation and visualization, is one of the most widely used tools in engineering field today. Its broad appeal lies in its interactive environment with hundreds of... more

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* A methodology with clearly defined steps is presented for each type of design problem.

* Continuous design examples give a realistic view of each stage in the control systems design process.

* A complete tutorial on using MATLAB Version 5 in... more

The MATLAB-- "MATrix LABoratory"--computational environment offers a rich set of capabilities to efficiently solve a variety of complex analysis, simulation, and optimization problems. Flexible, powerful, and relatively easy to use, the MATLAB environment has become a standard cost-effective tool within the engineering, science, and technology communities. Excellent as a self-teaching guide for professionals as well as a textbook for students, Engineering and Scientific Computations Using MATLAB helps you fully understand the MATLAB environment, build your... more

*GPU programming in MATLAB*is intended for scientists, engineers, or students who develop or maintain applications in MATLAB and would like to accelerate their codes using GPU programming without losing the many benefits of MATLAB. The book starts with coverage of the Parallel Computing Toolbox and other MATLAB toolboxes for GPU computing, which allow applications to be ported straightforwardly onto GPUs without extensive knowledge of GPU programming. The next part covers built-in, GPU-enabled features of MATLAB, including options to leverage GPUs across multicore or different computer... more

The author departs radically from the typical presentation by teaching concepts and techniques in a rigorous manner rather than listing how to use libraries and functions. He presents pointers in the very first chapter as part of the development of a computational model that facilitates an ab initio... more

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Focusing on the computational aspects of statistics rather than the theoretical, Computational Statistics Handbook with MATLAB uses a down-to-earth approach that makes statistics accessible to a wide range of... more

*in sufficient detail,*the details of MATLAB(R) materials needed to solve many analysis and design problems associated with control systems. KEY TOPICS: Complements a large number of examples with in-depth explanations, encouraging complete understanding of the MATLAB approach to solving problems. Distills the large volume of MATLAB information available to focus on those materials needed to study analysis and design problems of deterministic, continuous-time control systems. Covers conventional control... more

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**Undocumented Secrets of MATLAB(R)-Java Programming**aims to correct this misconception.

This book shows how using Java can significantly improve... more

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�Understand radar operations and design philosophy

�Know how to select the radar parameters to meet the design requirements

�Be able to perform detailed trade-off analysis in the context of radar sizing, modes of operation, frequency selection, waveforms, and signal processing

�Develop loss and error budgets associated with the design

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Provides all the tools needed to begin solving optimization problems using MATLAB(R)

The Second Edition of Applied Optimization with MATLAB(R) Programming enables readers to harness all the features of MATLAB(R) to solve optimization problems using a variety of linear and nonlinear design optimization techniques. By breaking down complex mathematical concepts into simple ideas and offering plenty of easy-to-follow examples, this text is an ideal introduction to the field. Examples come from all engineering disciplines as well as science,... more

*Digital Filters and Signal Processing, Third Edition ... with MATLAB*

*Exercises*presents a general survey of digital signal processing concepts, design methods, and implementation considerations, with an emphasis on digital filters. It is suitable as a textbook for senior undergraduate or first-year graduate courses in digital signal processing. While mathematically rigorous, the book stresses an intuitive understanding of digital filters and signal processing systems, with numerous realistic and relevant examples. Hence, practicing engineers and scientists will also find the... more

The bestselling Graphics and GUIs with MATLAB has been fully revised to reflect MATLAB version 6. The third edition also features a number of improvements in both content and organization that ensure its readers get the optimum level of... more

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*Parameter Estimation and Inverse Problems*, 2eprovides geoscience students and professionals with answers to common questions like how one can derive a physical model from a finite set of observations containing errors, and how one may determine the quality of such a model. This book takes on these fundamental and challenging problems, introducing students and professionals to the broad range of approaches that lie in the realm of inverse theory. The authors present both the underlying theory and practical algorithms for solving inverse problems. The authors treatment is... more

*Digital Dice*is all about: how to get numerical answers to difficult probability problems without having to solve complicated mathematical equations.

Popular-math writer Paul Nahin challenges readers to solve twenty-one difficult but fun problems, from determining... more

**Introduction to Numerical and Analytical Methods with MATLAB(R) for Engineers and Scientists**provides the basic concepts of programming in MATLAB for engineering applications.

- Teaches engineering students how to write computer programs on the MATLAB platform

- Examines the selection and use of numerical and analytical methods through examples and case studies

- Demonstrates mathematical concepts that can be used to help solve engineering problems, including matrices, roots of equations, integration, ordinary differential... more

**Plot graphs, solve equations, and write code in a flash!**If you work in a STEM field, chances are you'll be using MATLAB on a daily basis. MATLAB is a popular and powerful computational tool and this book provides everything you need to start manipulating and plotting your data. MATLAB has rapidly become the premier data tool, and

*MATLAB For Dummies*is a comprehensive guide to the fundamentals.

*MATLAB For Dummies*guides you through this complex computational language from installation to visualization to automation.

Learn MATLAB's language fundamentals... more

Exploratory Data Analysis with MATLAB... more

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**Introduction to MATLAB for Engineers**is a simple, concise book designed to be useful for beginners and to be kept as a reference. MATLAB is a globally available standard computational tool for engineers and scientists. The terminology, syntax, and the use of the programming language are well defined, and the organization of the material makes it easy to locate information and navigate through the textbook. The text covers all the major capabilities of MATLAB that are useful for beginning students. less

**KEY TOPICS:**This book covers numerous topics including Interpolation and Polynomial Approximation, Curve Fitting, Numerical Differentiation, Numerical Integration, and Numerical Optimization.

**MARKET:**For engineering and computer science fields. less

**KEY TOPICS:**Discusses all new features of the latest release of MATLAB. Discusses integration of MATLAB with C, FORTRAN, AND Java; increases MATLAB's power and flexibility in dealing with external algorithms, datasets, and operating system capabilities. Offers thorough coverage of indexing, vectorizing, and linear algebra. Features abundant examples throughout and includes a chapter that specifically covers extensive examples. Includes a comprehensive index.... more

*, is a valuable resource and companion that integrates the use of numerical problem solving in the three most widely used software packages: POLYMATH, Microsoft Excel, and MATLAB. Recently developed POLYMATH capabilities allow the automatic creation of Excel spreadsheets and the generation of MATLAB code for problem solutions. Students and professional engineers will appreciate the ease with which problems can be entered into POLYMATH and then solved independently in... more*

**Problem Solving in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering with POLYMATH(TM), Excel, and MATLAB(R), Second Edition***Signals and Systems for Bioengineers, Second Edition,*is the only textbook that relates important electrical engineering concepts to biomedical engineering and biological studies. It explains in detail the basic engineering concepts that underlie biomedical systems, medical devices, biocontrol, and biosignal analysis. It is perfect for the one-semester bioengineering course usually offered in conjunction with a laboratory on signals and measurements which presents the fundamentals of systems and signal analysis. The target course occupies a pivotal position in the bioengineering... more

MATLAB examples and problem setsAdvanced color graphicsCoverage of new topics, including Adjoint Methods; Inversion by Steepest Descent, Monte Carlo and Simulated Annealing methods; and Bootstrap algorithm for determining empirical confidence intervalsOnline data sets and MATLAB scripts that... more

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**Advanced Linear Algebra for Engineers with MATLAB(R)**provides real-life problems that readers can use to model and solve engineering and scientific problems in fields ranging from signal processing and communications to electromagnetics and social and health sciences.

Facilitating a unique understanding of rapidly evolving linear algebra and matrix methods, this book:

Outlines the basic concepts and definitions behind matrices, matrix algebra, elementary matrix... more

Beginning with a tutorial guide to MATLAB(r), the text thereafter is divided into two main areas. In Part I, both real and complex discrete dynamical systems are considered, with examples presented from population dynamics, nonlinear... more

*Adobe Animate CC Classroom in a Book (2019 release)*from Adobe Press. The 11 project-based step-by-step lessons in this book show users the key techniques for working in Animate. Adobe Animate CC provides more expressive tools, powerful controls for animation, and robust support for playback across a wide variety of platforms. Create interactive virtual reality immersive environments with new VR 360 and VR Panorama documents. Gain advanced control over character animations with... more

**Fuzzy Image Processing and Applications with MATLAB(R)**presents the integral science and essential mathematics behind this exciting and dynamic branch of image processing, which is becoming increasingly important to applications in... more

*MATLAB for Psychologists*expertly guides readers through the component steps, skills, and operations of the software, with plentiful... more

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The latest edition in this best-selling series, MATLAB? Primer, Seventh Edition incorporates a number of enhancements such as changes to the desktop, new... more

*An Introduction to MATLAB*(R)

*Programming and Numerical Methods for Engineers*enables you to develop good computational problem solving techniques through the use of numerical methods and the MATLAB(R) programming environment. Part One introduces fundamental programming concepts, using simple examples to put new concepts quickly into practice. Part Two covers the fundamentals of algorithms and numerical analysis at a level allowing you to quickly apply results in practical settings.

Tips, warnings,... more

*MATLAB Deep Learning*employs MATLAB as the underlying programming language and tool for the examples and case studies in this book.

With this book, you'll be able to tackle some of today's real world big data, smart bots, and other complex data problems. You'll see how deep learning is a complex and more intelligent... more

"Engineering Computation with MATLAB" introduces the power of computing to engineering students who have no programming experience. The book places the fundamental tenets of computer programming into the context of MATLAB, employing hands-on exercises, examples from the engineering industry, and a variety of core tools to increase programming proficiency and capability. With this knowledge,... more

**Finite Element Analysis with Mathematica and Matlab Computations and Practical Applications*is an innovative, hands-on and practical introduction to the Finite Element Method that provides a powerful tool for learning this essential analytic method. *Support website (www.wiley.com/go/bhatti) includes complete sets of Mathematica and Matlab implementations for all examples presented in the text. Also included on the site are problems designed for self-directed labs using commercial FEA software... more

**Signals and Systems Laboratory with MATLAB(R)**is a powerful resource that provides simple, detailed instructions on how to apply computer methods to signals and systems analysis. Written for laboratory work in a course on signals and systems, this book presents a corresponding MATLAB implementation for each theoretical concept introduced, making it a powerful learning tool for engineers, scientists, and students alike.

**MATLAB code is used in problems and examples presented throughout the book. This code and...**more

**A supplemental text that can enrich and enhance any first course in ordinary differential equations**

This supplement helps instructors move towards an earlier use of numerical and geometric methods, place a greater emphasis on systems (including nonlinear ones), and increase discussions of both the benefits and possible pitfalls in numerical solution of ODEs. By providing an introduction to the software that is integrated with the relevant mathematics,

*Differential Equations with MATLAB*can perfectly complement and enhance other texts from Wiley.

Since the... more

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Functional data analysis is put to work in a wide a range of applications, so that new problems are likely to find close analogues in this book

The code in R and Matlab in the book has been designed to permit easy modification to adapt to new data structures and research problems less

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