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2010 won't activate

The odds are good that your new computer will not run that old a release. 2010 is pretty old as things go. Check the system requ...

2010 won't activate

The odds are good that your new computer will not run that old a release. 2010 is pretty old as things go. Check the system requ...

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How to work with a matrix close to singular in MATLAB ?

Sorry, but no magic exists. This is why numerical linear algebra exists as an area of mathematics, and why courses are taught in...

How to work with a matrix close to singular in MATLAB ?

Sorry, but no magic exists. This is why numerical linear algebra exists as an area of mathematics, and why courses are taught in...

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How to solve 3 functions in 4 variables

What you show is NOT the answer. It is AN answer. 3 equations with 4 variables is called an underdetermined problem. There is ...

How to solve 3 functions in 4 variables

What you show is NOT the answer. It is AN answer. 3 equations with 4 variables is called an underdetermined problem. There is ...

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Error solving three equations in three unknowns

syms a b c Tan = -b - 2 == 0; Man = c + 1 == 0; Lan = a + b - 3*c - 1 == 0; [av,bv,cv] = solve(Tan,Man,Lan,a,b,c) This is a...

Error solving three equations in three unknowns

syms a b c Tan = -b - 2 == 0; Man = c + 1 == 0; Lan = a + b - 3*c - 1 == 0; [av,bv,cv] = solve(Tan,Man,Lan,a,b,c) This is a...

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Numerical Approximation of Fisher Information Matrix

You cannot perform numerical differentiation? At the very least, you can use tools for numerical differentiation from my derives...

Numerical Approximation of Fisher Information Matrix

You cannot perform numerical differentiation? At the very least, you can use tools for numerical differentiation from my derives...

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Finding an analytical fit for a multi-dimensional function

Read again what Walter has said. There is much to learn for you. You might also look at some of what is found in this post, whi...

Finding an analytical fit for a multi-dimensional function

Read again what Walter has said. There is much to learn for you. You might also look at some of what is found in this post, whi...

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optimization with multivariable and constraint

Sorry, but this seems just plain silly. You are way overthinking things. The new point P3 lies at the midpoint of the straight ...

optimization with multivariable and constraint

Sorry, but this seems just plain silly. You are way overthinking things. The new point P3 lies at the midpoint of the straight ...

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How to create a 6 dimension array in Matlab and store values in it

It very much depends on what you want to do with that data. But I think you are looking for a very inefficient way to store your...

How to create a 6 dimension array in Matlab and store values in it

It very much depends on what you want to do with that data. But I think you are looking for a very inefficient way to store your...

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How to write the codes for this gamma function?

Easy, peasy. Although since you are using gamma as a FUNCTION, it is a REALLY bad idea to use beta, another closely related spec...

How to write the codes for this gamma function?

Easy, peasy. Although since you are using gamma as a FUNCTION, it is a REALLY bad idea to use beta, another closely related spec...

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identify lowercase letters, uppercase letters, numbers and spaces

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identify lowercase letters, uppercase letters, numbers and spaces

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Recursive function to reverse a vector

Hmm. Suppose you strip off the last digit of the vector on each pass? Can you do that? You already know how to find the last ele...

Recursive function to reverse a vector

Hmm. Suppose you strip off the last digit of the vector on each pass? Can you do that? You already know how to find the last ele...

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I want to make a recursive function that sums all the digits in a number

The "last" digit? A little ambiguously stated. In the number 12345, is 5 the last digit you are asking about? It looks like you...

I want to make a recursive function that sums all the digits in a number

The "last" digit? A little ambiguously stated. In the number 12345, is 5 the last digit you are asking about? It looks like you...

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How can I interpolate a screw surface?

Is this a single valued function of x and y? Or x and z, y and z? No. Is this a function over some contiguous convex region in ...

How can I interpolate a screw surface?

Is this a single valued function of x and y? Or x and z, y and z? No. Is this a function over some contiguous convex region in ...

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Help with syms function. Unable to find explicit solution

Would you assume that every equation you write down hs an analytical solution? Why would you? T = 10; h = 20; g = -9.81; ...

Help with syms function. Unable to find explicit solution

Would you assume that every equation you write down hs an analytical solution? Why would you? T = 10; h = 20; g = -9.81; ...

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how to separate variables of f(x,y)?

In a completely general sense, if you do not know IF the functions can be separated, then no it is probably impossible to do for...

how to separate variables of f(x,y)?

In a completely general sense, if you do not know IF the functions can be separated, then no it is probably impossible to do for...

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nonlinear equality constraint with symbolic variables

Numerical optimizers CANNOT use symbolic variables. That is, this is meaningless when using a tool like fmincon. syms t [1 16...

nonlinear equality constraint with symbolic variables

Numerical optimizers CANNOT use symbolic variables. That is, this is meaningless when using a tool like fmincon. syms t [1 16...

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linear regression in log-log scale

Sadly, while I wish the fitting tool would fit your data on log scales if that is how the axes are set, it does not. (That has a...

linear regression in log-log scale

Sadly, while I wish the fitting tool would fit your data on log scales if that is how the axes are set, it does not. (That has a...

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Why multi objctive GA doesn't give identical answers?

First, many optimization problems have multiple solutions. Nonlinear problems often do. Second, there is no assurance that any ...

Why multi objctive GA doesn't give identical answers?

First, many optimization problems have multiple solutions. Nonlinear problems often do. Second, there is no assurance that any ...

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New to Matlab - need help with rearranging equation

There was NO error returned. It was a WARNING, that while you want to find a solution, none could be found. There are many thing...

New to Matlab - need help with rearranging equation

There was NO error returned. It was a WARNING, that while you want to find a solution, none could be found. There are many thing...

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solve Equilibrium Position of Mass - Spring - Damped System

As Alan pointed out, you probably wanted to take the 2nd derivative of x there in your system, not the 20th derivative. The term...

solve Equilibrium Position of Mass - Spring - Damped System

As Alan pointed out, you probably wanted to take the 2nd derivative of x there in your system, not the 20th derivative. The term...

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How do I express coefficient x, y, z using a, b, c, P0?

You can want to do anything you want. But unless you have a magic wand, that often fails. Here, you have ONE equation (3) that...

How do I express coefficient x, y, z using a, b, c, P0?

You can want to do anything you want. But unless you have a magic wand, that often fails. Here, you have ONE equation (3) that...

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How to solve Ax=B with some knowns in x and B

This is a moderately complex question, because I'm not sure you fully appreciate the problem, and I am also sure this is not you...

How to solve Ax=B with some knowns in x and B

This is a moderately complex question, because I'm not sure you fully appreciate the problem, and I am also sure this is not you...

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Row of a Pascal's Triangle using recursion

Simplest is to use conv. In terms of your code, I have no idea what you think the line PascalRow(1) = 1; does, but it does not...

Row of a Pascal's Triangle using recursion

Simplest is to use conv. In terms of your code, I have no idea what you think the line PascalRow(1) = 1; does, but it does not...

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memory overflow with double factorial function

Recursive formulas like this always seem useful, but they are terrible in terms of coding, in terms of efficiency. You don't wan...

memory overflow with double factorial function

Recursive formulas like this always seem useful, but they are terrible in terms of coding, in terms of efficiency. You don't wan...

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Unable to meet integration tolerances without reducing the step size below the smallest value allowed

Anytime you see this error message: "Unable to meet integration tolerances without reducing the step size below the smallest va...

Unable to meet integration tolerances without reducing the step size below the smallest value allowed

Anytime you see this error message: "Unable to meet integration tolerances without reducing the step size below the smallest va...

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symbolic integration

No. You cannot first use a numerical integration to first integrate with respect to one variable, and THEN hope to use a symboli...

symbolic integration

No. You cannot first use a numerical integration to first integrate with respect to one variable, and THEN hope to use a symboli...

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Need fast quadrature method for use within root-finding routine

Way too late for this answer to be useful. In fact, way too late even for it to have been useful for me, when I had to solve the...

Need fast quadrature method for use within root-finding routine

Way too late for this answer to be useful. In fact, way too late even for it to have been useful for me, when I had to solve the...

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Constrain a parameter in a fit?

Simple enough. You could do this using lsqcurvefit or lsnonlin from the optimization toolbox, which do allow bound constraints o...

Constrain a parameter in a fit?

Simple enough. You could do this using lsqcurvefit or lsnonlin from the optimization toolbox, which do allow bound constraints o...

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Why is lsqnonlin returning initial input values ?

lsqnonlin is not a function to optimize a scalar nonlinear function. Even though you could actually have written your problem in...

Why is lsqnonlin returning initial input values ?

lsqnonlin is not a function to optimize a scalar nonlinear function. Even though you could actually have written your problem in...

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Solving Equation Generated by pchipinterp method

The simplest way to do this is to use my SLM toolbox. x = sort(rand(1,20)); y = rand(1,20); spl = pchip(x,y); fnplt(spl) y...

Solving Equation Generated by pchipinterp method

The simplest way to do this is to use my SLM toolbox. x = sort(rand(1,20)); y = rand(1,20); spl = pchip(x,y); fnplt(spl) y...

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