251 total contributions since 2012

Professional Interests: Signal&Image Processing, Data Compression, Data Mining, Information Theory, Multimedia Retrieval and Machine Learning

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Replace May with April

For instance, if the input is input_str = 'The flowers may bloom in April'; then the output is output_str = 'The flo...

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Back to basics 4 - Search Path

Covering some basic topics I haven't seen elsewhere on Cody. Return a string that is the user's portion of the current search...

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Back to basics 25 - Valid variable names

Covering some basic topics I haven't seen elsewhere on Cody. Given a string, return true if it is a valid MATLAB variable nam...

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Replace Vector Elements

Replace all elements in a vector which are equal to or smaller than zero with 0.1. Example: A = [1 2 3 -1 0 2 -3 -80]; ...

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Back to basics 3 - Temp Directory

Covering some basic topics I haven't seen elsewhere on Cody. Return a string that is the path to the system's current temp di...

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Back to basics 15 - Benchmark

Covering some basic topics I haven't seen elsewhere on Cody. Return an array of the benchmark values for MATLAB.

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Triangle sequence

A sequence of triangles is constructed in the following way: 1) the first triangle is Pythagoras' 3-4-5 triangle 2) the s...

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Make a 1 hot vector

Make a vector of length _N_ that consists of all zeros except at index _k_, where it has the value 1. Example: Input ...

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Find a Pythagorean triple

Given four different positive numbers, a, b, c and d, provided in increasing order: a < b < c < d, find if any three of them com...

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Side of a rhombus

If a rhombus has diagonals of length x and x+1, then what is the length of its side, y? <<http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipe...

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Side of an equilateral triangle

If an equilateral triangle has area A, then what is the length of each of its sides, x? <<http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipe...

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Area of an equilateral triangle

Calculate the area of an equilateral triangle of side x. <<http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/e0/Equilateral-tr...

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Dimensions of a rectangle

The longer side of a rectangle is three times the length of the shorter side. If the length of the diagonal is x, find the width...

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Is this triangle right-angled?

Given any three positive numbers a, b, c, return true if the triangle with sides a, b and c is right-angled. Otherwise, return f...

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Area of an Isoceles Triangle

An isosceles triangle has equal sides of length x and a base of length y. Find the area, A, of the triangle. <<http://upload...

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Length of a short side

Calculate the length of the short side, a, of a right-angled triangle with hypotenuse of length c, and other short side of lengt...

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Length of the hypotenuse

Given short sides of lengths a and b, calculate the length c of the hypotenuse of the right-angled triangle. <<http://upload....

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poll: would you like the regexp (?@cmd) functionality to be banned in Cody?

This problem is a poll (and a little bit of "white hat hacktivism" as well) regarding Cody users sentiment about the use of rege...

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Make an N-dimensional Multiplication Table

*INSTRUCTIONS* This is a multi-dimensional variant of the normal multiplication table used to teach elementary students multi...

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Free passes for everyone!

_Simply return the name of the coolest numerical computation software ever_ *Extra reward* (get a _freepass_): As an addit...

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Find best domino orientation

Given a list of pairs, find the orientation they should be placed in a line, such that the sum of the absolute values of the dif...

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Rotate and display numbered tile

Imagine a square tile with four numbers on it, one on each edge. We will call these edges north, east, south, and west. If th...

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Choose the best fitting dominoes

You will be given a cell array of nx2 matrices. Choose one row from each matrix. These are the ordered pairs that will be plac...

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Distance walked 3D

suppose you go from x-y-z coordinates [3,4,2] to [0,0,2] to [0,1,2] to [1,1,2], to [1,1,20] then you walked 25 units of distance...

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Back to basics 5 - Clipboard

Covering some basic topics I haven't seen elsewhere on Cody. Copy the input string to the clipboard

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Sorting

Assume that x is an n-by-2 matrix. The aim is to return the first column of x, but sorted according to the second column. Exa...

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Say something funny

Say something funny, or not. Your solution will be (fully automatically and objectively) scored based on how clever or funny ...

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Create a square matrix of multiples

Given an input, N, output a matrix N x N with each row containing multiples of the first element of each row. This also applies...

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Project Euler: Problem 7, Nth prime

By listing the first six prime numbers: 2, 3, 5, 7, 11, and 13, we can see that the 6th prime is 13. What is the Nth prime nu...

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Back to basics 20 - singleton dimensions

Covering some basic topics I haven't seen elsewhere on Cody. Remove the singleton dimensions from the input variable (e.g. if...

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