Course Description

MATLAB Programming for Numerical Computation is a comprehensive course offered by NPTEL, which focuses on teaching students the fundamentals of MATLAB programming, with a specific emphasis on numerical computation. The course is designed to provide students with an in-depth understanding of MATLAB's syntax, functions, and tools, and how they can be applied to solve various numerical problems. The course is divided into several modules, each covering a specific aspect of MATLAB programming. In the first module, students will learn the basics of MATLAB programming, including its history, architecture, and environment. They will also learn how to write simple MATLAB scripts and functions, and how to use MATLAB's built-in functions for numerical computation. In the subsequent modules, students will delve deeper into various numerical computation techniques, including numerical integration, differentiation, and optimization. They will also learn how to solve systems of linear and nonlinear equations, and how to use MATLAB's powerful toolboxes for signal processing, image processing, and control systems analysis. The course also includes several programming assignments, where students can apply their newfound knowledge of MATLAB programming to solve real-world numerical problems. These assignments will challenge students to think critically and creatively, as they work to develop efficient and robust algorithms for solving complex numerical problems. Throughout the course, students will have access to a range of resources to help them succeed, including lecture notes, video lectures, and a vibrant online community of MATLAB programmers. They will also have the opportunity to interact with experienced instructors who are passionate about teaching MATLAB programming and who are dedicated to helping students succeed. By the end of the course "MATLAB Programming for Numerical Computation NPTEL", students will have gained a deep understanding of MATLAB programming and how it can be applied to solve complex numerical problems. They will have developed a range of practical skills that they can apply to their own research projects, and they will be well-equipped to pursue further studies in numerical computation and related fields. Whether you are a student looking to build a strong foundation in MATLAB programming or a researcher looking to expand your computational skills, this course is an excellent choice. Author: Niket Kaisare NPTEL (YouTube)