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Trouble in rewriting the for loop as a parfor loop

I want to reduce unnecessary calculations in the loop, and this is the sample code for "for" loop which reduce the number of cal...

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Decimation

When dealing to the Roman Army, the term decimate meant that the entire unit would be broken up into groups of ten soldiers, and...

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Count consecutive 0's in between values of 1

So you have some vector that contains 1's and 0's, and the goal is to return a vector that gives the number of 0's between each ...

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Find last zero for each column

Given a numeric array of arbitrary size, return the row index of the last zero for each column. If a column contains all nonzero...

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Oh Zero Zero Zero!!!

Hello all, So you have to find the largest section of zeros in a vector and then find the length of those zeros and there start...

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Create an index-powered vector

Given a input vector x, return y as index-powered vector as shown below. Example x = [2 3 6 9] then y should be [...

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Find nth maximum

Find nth maximum in a vector of integer numbers. Return NaN if no such number exists. x = [2 6 4 9 -10 3 1 5 -10]; So ...

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Implement a bubble sort technique and output the number of swaps required

A bubble sort technique compares adjacent items and swaps them if they are in the wrong order. This is done recursively until al...

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Finding peaks

Find the peak values in the signal. The peak value is defined as the local maxima. For example, x= [1 12 3 2 7 0 3 1 19 7]; ...

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Max index of 3D array

Given a three dimensional array M(m,n,p) write a code that finds the three coordinates x,y,z of the Maximum value. Example ...

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Create a vector whose elements depend on the previous element

The idea is to create a vector A whose elements depend on the previous element : *A(i+1) = 2*A(i)+1* *2 Inputs*: - A : The...

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Set a diagonal

Given a matrix M, row vector v of appropriate length, and diagonal index d (where 0 indicates the main diagonal and off-diagonal...

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Change the sign of even index entries of the reversed vector

change the signs of the even index entries of the reversed vector example 1 vec = [4 -1 -2 9] ans = [9 2 -1 -4] example2...

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Insert zeros into vector

Insert zeros after each elements in the vector. Number of zeros is specified as the input parameter. For example: x = [1 ...

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Reference Index Number

Given a reference set R of elements (each unique but identical in type), and a list V of elements drawn from the set R, possibly...

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Determine the number of odd integers in a vector

Determine the number of unique odd integers in a vector. Examples: Input x = [2 5 8 3 7 1]; Output y = 4; Inp...

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Unique values without using UNIQUE function

You must return unique values in a vector in *stable* mode without using the unique function. About stable order flag: ...

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Calculate the Number of Sign Changes in a Row Vector (No Element Is Zero)

For a row vector: V=[7 1 2 -3] there is one sign change (from 2 to -3). So, the function you write must return N=1. F...

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Symmetry of vector

Determine whether the vector is symmetric or not (vector could be even or odd in length). For example: x = [1 2 3 3 2 1] ...

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Create an n-by-n null matrix and fill with ones certain positions

The positions will be indicated by a z-by-2 matrix. Each row in this z-by-2 matrix will have the row and column in which a 1 has...

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Kaprekar Steps

6174 is the <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/6174_%28number%29 Kaprekar constant>. All natural numbers less than 10,000 (except som...

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Find the peak 3n+1 sequence value

A Collatz sequence is the sequence where, for a given number n, the next number in the sequence is either n/2 if the number is e...

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Return the 3n+1 sequence for n

A Collatz sequence is the sequence where, for a given number n, the next number in the sequence is either n/2 if the number is e...

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Alphabetize by last name

Given a list of names in a cell array, sort the list by the last name. So if list = {'Barney Google','Snuffy Smith','Dagwood ...

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Read a column of numbers and interpolate missing data

Given an input cell array of strings s, pick out the second column and turn it into a row vector of data. Missing data will be i...

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Find common elements in matrix rows

Given a matrix, find all elements that exist in every row. For example, given A = 1 2 3 5 9 2 5 9 3 2 5 9 ...

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Interpolator

You have a two vectors, a and b. They are monotonic and the same length. Given a value, va, where va is between a(1) and a(end...

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Convert a numerical matrix into a cell array of strings

Given a numerical matrix, output a *cell array of string*. For example: if input = 1:3 output is {'1','2','3'} whic...

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Split a string into chunks of specified length

Given a string and a vector of integers, break the string into chunks whose lengths are given by the elements of the vector. Ex...

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Convert a Cell Array into an Array

Given a square cell array: x = {'01', '56'; '234', '789'}; return a single character array: y = '0123456789'

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