This free book, or really a "coursebook" for a college freshman-level class, has been updated for Spring 2014 and provides an introduction to programming and problem solving using both Matlab and Mathcad. We provide a balanced selection of introductory exercises and real-world problems (i.e. no "contrived" problems). We include many examples and screenshots to guide the reader. We assume no prior knowledge of Matlab or Mathcad.
This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC). You can download An Introduction to Matlab and Mathcad ebook for free in PDF format (6.0 MB).
Table of Contents
Matlab: User Defined Functions
Matlab: Programming Structures
Matlab: Curve Fitting
Mathcad: Entering Equations
Mathcad: Given/Find and Solve
Mathcad: Curve Fitting
Mathcad: Calculus and Symbolics
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