CHAPTER 1. An Overview of MATLAB CHAPTER 2. Numeric, Cell, and Structure Arrays CHAPTER 3. Functions and Files CHAPTER 4. Decision-Making Programs CHAPTER 5. Advanced Plotting CHAPTER 6. Model Building and Regression CHAPTER 7. Linear Algebraic Equations CHAPTER 8. Probability, Statistics, and Interpolation CHAPTER 9. Numerical Methods for Calculus and Differential Equations CHAPTER 10. Simulink CHAPTER 11. MuPAD APPENDIX A. Guide to Commands and Functions In This Text APPENDIX B. Animation and Sound in MATLAB APPENDIX C. Formatted Output in MATLAB APPENDIX D. References Answers to Selected problems
William J. Palm III a Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics at the University of Rhode Island, he helped develop an educational program of introduction to engineering based on MATLAB. He is the author of several books, including the System dynamics, published by McGraw-Hill and Modeling, Analysis, and Control of Dynamic Systems and Mechanical Vibration, both published by John Wiley.