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There used to be a function RefineMesh in Matlab used in solving ODE's, but it is now used for PDE's and isn't the same function. Is there a new function for the old purpose?

The workflow above only re-evaluates the "static" solution of ode45 at more data points by an interpolation scheme consistent wi...

2 months ago | 0

Is there a way to measure interletter spacing for Fixed Width font in MATLAB?

I have no idea what you mean by "visual angle per font size", but I know of one way: lbl = uicontrol("Style","text","String","...

3 months ago | 0

Functional programming construct to expand cell array into arguments for other functions without using an intermediate variable in the (user) code?

I am still not sure why you can't just have your generalized comparator function saved as a function somewhere on your path so y...

5 months ago | 1

How to integrate uidatepicker command with GUI interface?

Details are thin here...but it sounds like you need to first specify the parent graphics object that you want your uidatepicker ...

5 months ago | 0

How to solve exponential equation to find unknown constants

data = readtable("Book1.xlsx"); Alternatively, based on my reparameterization above you can as a first pass say everything afte...

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How to solve exponential equation to find unknown constants

Do you have an intuition of what the graph of looks like? Hint: it looks like your plot, scaled and shifted roughly only in the...

5 months ago | 0

Print vectorized graphic of patches without edges

I now believe it is because you are technically plotting 3D patches (telling Matlab there's a z-coordinate, even if they are all...

5 months ago | 1

Calculations of Angle between two points

If you have the list of 3D coordinates rng(1) % control random generator NPoints = 5 vertices = rand(NPoints,3) You can defi...

6 months ago | 0

How to symbolically integrate f(T) = exp (E/(8.314*T) through integration by parts or with trapezoidal method?

The application still is unclear to me... If you just want numerical integration, look at the function "integral", as implement...

6 months ago | 0

Remove zoom from axes

This should be a good entrypoint: https://www.mathworks.com/help/matlab/ref/disabledefaultinteractivity.html https://www.mathw...

6 months ago | 0

Can I pass arguments to a @callbackFcn?

configureCallback(s,"terminator",@(src,evnt)readSerialData(src,evnt,operation mode)) So the first parentheses specify the inter...

6 months ago | 1

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I am trying to find the exact distance of a curvy line.

Assuming that the boundary points are ordered well (adjacently), then you can calculate the cummulative square distance between ...

6 months ago | 0

Take only some values from one array

you can't compare arrays of different lengths. a straightforward but cumbersome way is to cycle through each of your t1 and find...

6 months ago | 0

MATLAB GUIDE to App migration question

Apparently it should work: https://www.mathworks.com/help/matlab/creating_guis/compatibility-between-different-releases-of-app-...

7 months ago | 0

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How to Save new data to existing structure data in a for loop without having to save the complete Matlab file from Zero?

I would consider using a database, a lightweight solution could be sqlite. I use the third party mksqlite for this purpose and i...

7 months ago | 0

using varfun on a timetable with subscripts?

first of all, your operation looks like a "diff", no subscripts (for rows, i.e., timestamps) necessary second, you will be defi...

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How can I quickly obtain the inverse of a square sparse matrix?

potentially, if you have more information about the properties of A, you can specify them in a call to linsolve https://www.mat...

7 months ago | 0

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3D/2D matrix multiplication without using a loop

I found this: pagemtimes() s = rand(5,5); x = rand(5,8,100000); tic y = pagemtimes(s,x); toc tic z = nan(size(x)); for...

7 months ago | 0

How to operate properly with multidimensional matrices and cells.

You might be looking for squeeze()? l=0; % preallocate C = cell(3,3,3); M = nan(3,3,3); % construct 3D cell and matrix ...

7 months ago | 1

How to solve a system of second order nonlinear differential equations with boundary conditions

This is a boundary value problem, so probably the most straightforward way is to use bvp4c or bvp5c if you want to solve numeric...

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Backward and Central Difference

I guess the answer depends what you want to do with those finite difference approximations. If you want to use it in an algorith...

7 months ago | 0

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Save class object as struct

Look at this too: https://www.mathworks.com/help/matlab/matlab_oop/flexible-saveobj-and-loadobj-pattern.html I think it means w...

7 months ago | 1

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Can't get string to datetime conversion to work

str = '2019-05-17T19:36:00'; fmt = 'yyyy-MM-dd HH:mm:ss'; b = strrep(str,'T',' '); disp(b); timestamp = datetime(b,'Inpu...

7 months ago | 0

Auto Refresh in app designer.

in general for "auto refresh" you can use the timer object to schedule recurrent execution - disclaimer i have only played with ...

8 months ago | 0

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Using Hessian for least squares problem

Now that the actual question is clarified as a coding question and not a math question, it seems these should help: https://www...

8 months ago | 0

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Select rows in a given table according to 3 criteria

This is small enough you could generate the full list of combinations % generate all combinations alltriplets = nchoosek(1:7,3...

8 months ago | 0

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Iterating array of chars and saving to table or cell

Try this, if your function actually returns strings as your output suggests (rather than a char array) result = strings(length(...

8 months ago | 1

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Interpolate X-Y coordinates with variable velocity to specified sampling frequency

I don't think you need loops...so assume your data is called XYV, and according to how you describe, I guess the last velocity p...

8 months ago | 0

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How to interpolate between two adjacent points of time series data, if the difference between any two consecutive points is greater than 25 by using for loop?

If you just want the points to be "appear" roughly evenly distributed, you could consider spacing in the arc length (although yo...

8 months ago | 2

How to interpolate between two adjacent points of time series data, if the difference between any two consecutive points is greater than 25 by using for loop?

Here's [another approximate] way to do it that will only call spline once (could as well do it with gridded interpolant) The me...

8 months ago | 2