# Steven Lord

### MathWorks

I joined The MathWorks in the Technical Support department during the summer of 2001 and transferred into the Quality Engineering department in March of 2004. I now work qualifying the core MATLAB numerical functions (PLUS, MINUS, LU, FFT, ODE45, etc.)

Professional Interests: mathematics, MATLAB

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Looping num2str

An easier way to do this is to use a string array. y = 1:4; x = y + " %"

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count matrix elements in defined intervals by histogram

Use the histogram function (if you want to see the plot) or the histcounts function (if you just want the bin counts.) The 'Norm...

1 day ago | 1

make an interactive graphic?

Before plotting the ButtonDownFcn works well but after plotting nothing happen. So you did something like this? ax = axes; ax...

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OOP: too many interactions between different classes

It's going to be difficult to offer any concrete suggestions with this extremely high level description of your system. Class...

2 days ago | 0

How can I get the alternatives for the functions Not supported by Matlab Coder?

which exist There is no purely MATLAB code equivalent for this. You could probably use file I/O functions in C to check if the ...

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How Can I change function butter ??? Do you have correct scripts?

First let's make sure you're calling the version of the butter function you think you're calling. which -all butter Does this ...

5 days ago | 0

New install 2021a not plotting data

Let's make sure you haven't accidentally written or downloaded a function that is taking precedence over the built-in functions ...

5 days ago | 0

Is it possible to add fine-grained operator export operations to the "exportONNXNetwork" function in a future release?

Generally we don't comment on whether something requested is planned or being implemented for a future release. [In this case, I...

5 days ago | 0

Discrepancy between eigenvalues and eigenvectors derived from analytical solution and matlab code.

syms eb ep t V phi H=[ep+V/2 t*phi; t*conj(phi) eb+V/2] [E,v]=eig(H) Let's check if the elements in E and v satisfy the defin...

5 days ago | 0

Sort a table by two conditions when one column is not unique

Do you need to sort the table or do you need the maximum value of F_H_max for each value of POSITION? Those are two different th...

6 days ago | 0

Fill a matrix with matrix powers

A = magic(3); AM = {A^0, A^1, A^2}; celldisp(AM) B = blkdiag(AM{:}) You could create AM automatically rather than hard-codin...

6 days ago | 0

unshow unnecessary intervalls in a histogramm

x = randn(1, 1e5); h = histogram(x); C = h.BinCounts; E = h.BinEdges; C([30:40 50 60]) = 0; figure histogram('BinCounts', ...

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To know the units of t span used in ode45 command

There is no unit inherent to the t variable used by ode45. Just implement your ODE function correctly for your time units. If y...

6 days ago | 2

How do I find the number of hours?

I have a matrix A with dimensions 35000X1 (datetime). There are hours in matrix A. For example, 01:00, 05:00, 17:00, 23:00, 05:...

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Clarification about modifying properties in handle class

In the preceding code, count is empty. That is correct, the default value for that propery is the 0-by-0 empty double array []...

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Hi anyone would help mewith this error 'R_tilde = builtin('subsref',L_tilde,Idx)'

A couple comments / suggestions: syms f(t) cos sin M m1 m2 xddot xddotsq l1 l2 L1 l2 alpha alphadot alphaddot alphadot beta bet...

8 days ago | 0

Coding an if statement within MATLAB function

Define y on all the execution paths. Consider this example: q = myfun(5) function out = myfun(x) if x < 1 out = 2; else...

8 days ago | 0

How to add a specific path to Matlab in -batch mode?

For your first question, if you know you're always going to want this directory on the MATLAB path when you start your batch job...

8 days ago | 0

The third elseif does not work. I cannot figure out what's wrong with my code.

slots_a1 = zeros(10,10); slots_a2 = zeros(10,10); slots_a3 = zeros(10,10); slots_a4 = zeros(10,10); slots_a5 = zeros(10,10);...

8 days ago | 0

i want more numbers details on y axis

x = 1:7; y = x./7; plot(x, y, 'o-'); yticks(y) title('Formatted using the default format') You can use the TickLabelFormat ...

9 days ago | 0

How to speed up the computing time?

Consider turning your table into a timetable and calling retime on the timetable.

9 days ago | 1

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Matlab code on Modification of an inbuilt function

We do not distribute the source code of the inv function. Therefore if you want to modify it you will need to start on our Caree...

9 days ago | 0

how to store each for loop iteration output in a row of a matrix and then eventually get the full matrix for all iterations?

Try adapting this example that creates the 5-by-5 multiplication table to your needs. I've left off the semicolon inside the loo...

9 days ago | 0

How do I install Statistics and Machine Learning Toolbox into an existing installation of MATLAB?

I recommend contacting your license administrator (probably someone in your school or company's IT department) and asking them f...

9 days ago | 0

Explain code to me well found in the program I am new here

See the documentation for anonymous functions, the colon operator, and the fzero function. doc colon doc fzero

9 days ago | 0

Parse error at 'class' 'properties' 'methods' and 'end', "usage might be invalid syntax"

The name of the attribute is Dependent not Dependant.

10 days ago | 0

Convolution of function handles

Use the 'ArrayValued', true name-value pair argument as shown in the "Vector-Valued Function" example on the documentation page ...

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Is it possible to create an Optimized Matlab RunTime to package with my app?

To contact MathWorks Technical Support create a service request using this page.

12 days ago | 0

Display result with two decimal places

format bank A=1.502357714661695e+04 B=1.096611470555982e+04 C=5.516017989036879e+03

12 days ago | 1

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how to solve four sets of ode having four variables

Use the "Example: Nonstiff van der Pol Equation" example on this documentation page to rewrite each of your higher order ODEs in...

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