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Shawn Mengel


204 total contributions since 2016

I am a chemical engineering student at Drexel University.

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Is My Wife Wrong?
Answer the question. (see also <http://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/cody/problems/149-is-my-wife-right Problem 149: Is my ...

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When Was That Goal Scored?
We want to find out when the goals were scored in a particular soccer game. For each game, we are given a "Goal Event Data" XML ...

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Use R2016b Text Manipulations to Fix These Addresses (Part 3)
We have a series of addresses like the following which we'd like to reformat. Each of the addresses lacks a space and a comma ...

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String Array Basics, Part 1: Convert Cell Array to String Array; No Missing Values
<http://www.mathworks.com/help/matlab/characters-and-strings.html String array> and cell array are two types of containers for s...

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Use R2016b Text Manipulations to Fix These Addresses (Part 2)
We have a series of addresses like the following which we'd like to reformat. All the addresses are in the Boston area of Mass...

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Use R2016b Text Manipulations to Fix These Addresses (Part 1)
We have a series of addresses like the following which we'd like to reformat. Can you remove the latitude and longitude from the...

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Combine the first and last names
MATLAB R2016 provides a rich set of functions to work with string arrays. In this problem, you will be given two string arrays o...

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Covering area
As an extension of the problem <http://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/cody/problems/416-polygon-area>, find the area, bounded b...

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Are you in or are you out?
Given vertices specified by the vectors xv and yv, and a single point specified by the numbers X and Y, return "true" if the poi...

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Free passes for everyone!
_Simply return the name of the coolest numerical computation software ever_ *Extra reward* (get a _freepass_): Once a mont...

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Cell Counting: How Many Draws?
You are given a cell array containing information about a number of soccer games. Each cell contains one of the following: * ...

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Guess Cipher
Guess the formula to transform strings as follows: 'Hello World!' --> 'Ifmmp Xpsme!' 'Can I help you?' --> 'Dbo J ifmq zpv...

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Convert String to Morse Code
Convert a given string to international <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morse_code Morse Code> * Strings will only have [A-z], ...

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Find matching parenthesis
One of the most indispensable things about a great text editor for programming is the ability to quickly jump between matching p...

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Reverse the Words (not letters) of a String
*Description* Change the words of a string such that the words appear in reverse order. You may assume that the string is a n...

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letter yes yes & letter no no
Split a string into two strings, wherein the first string has all alphabetic letters and the second string has all the remaining...

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Use of regexp
Given a string, containing several sentences, such as: 'I played piano. John played football. Anita went home. Are you safe?...

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Largest Geometric Series
Extension of Ned Gulley's wonderful <http://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/cody/problems/317 Problem 317>. In a geometric se...

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Make a low pass filter
Make a first order low pass filter that will filter out the high frequency oscillations for the given input signal. The cut-off ...

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Matrix multiplication across rows
Given matrix m, return matrix n such that, rows of n are result of multiplication of the rows of the input matrix Example ...

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subtract central cross
Given an n-by-n square matrix, where n is an odd number, return the matrix without the central row and the central column.

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Produce a Fibonacci sequence
Construct a diagram that generates the Fibonacci sequence: 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34.....up to 377 The Fibonacci sequ...

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Space Saver
Remove all characters that are below a space in ASCII value.

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Number of 1s in a binary string
Find the number of 1s in the given binary string. Example. If the input string is '1100101', the output is 4. If the input stri...

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Return the first and last character of a string
Return the first and last character of a string, concatenated together. If there is only one character in the string, the functi...

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Find similar sequences
Another problem inspired by a question on the <http://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/answers answers> forum. Given a matrix ...

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geometric progression
I've modified my <http://uk.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/cody/problems/2800-arithmetic-progression previous program> so that it n...

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arithmetic progression
I've written a program to generate the first few terms of <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arithmetic_progression arithmetic progr...

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Generate Square Wave
Generate a square wave of desired length, number of complete cycles and duty cycle. Here, duty cycle is defined as the fraction ...

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Mersenne Primes vs. All Primes
A Mersenne prime (M) is a prime number of the form M = 2^p - 1, where p is another prime number. <https://www.mathworks.com/matl...

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