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Steve Eddins

MathWorks

804 total contributions since 2006

MATLAB user since 1987. MathWorker since 1993. Amateur French horn player. MATLAB design and development, image processing algorithms.

Image processing blog: https://blogs.mathworks.com/steve/

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Find nth maximum
Find nth maximum in a vector of integer numbers. Return NaN if no such number exists. x = [2 6 4 9 -10 3 1 5 -10]; So ...

circa 6 ore ago

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Create an index-powered vector
Given a input vector x, return y as index-powered vector as shown below. Example x = [2 3 6 9] then y should be [...

circa 6 ore ago

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Symmetry of vector
Determine whether the vector is symmetric or not (vector could be even or odd in length). For example: x = [1 2 3 3 2 1] ...

circa 6 ore ago

imshow doesn't display png image file
Your image is stored in the PNG file as unsigned 16-bit integers. When imshow displays a uint16 image, it uses the unsigned 16-b...

circa 6 ore ago | 1

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Create an n-by-n null matrix and fill with ones certain positions
The positions will be indicated by a z-by-2 matrix. Each row in this z-by-2 matrix will have the row and column in which a 1 has...

1 giorno ago

How to plot particle trajectories and normalise to 0,0 origin?
Here is one way you could do it. Read in the whole Excel file as a table. Then, in a loop, extract the particle data for each tr...

6 giorni ago | 1

From for to While loop
Here is one way to convert a typical MATLAB for loop to a while loop: for i = 1:N ... end i = 1; while i <= N .....

7 giorni ago | 0

Select data from CSV file based on character in position, then read that character and next 2 character, of different read that character and next 3
MATLAB has a number of functions that can automatically read and parse CSV files and return the results in a useful form. Try re...

8 giorni ago | 0

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QWERTY coordinates
Given a lowercase letter or a digit as input, return the row where that letter appears on a <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Keyboa...

8 giorni ago

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The Tower of Hanoi
In the <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tower_of_Hanoi Tower of Hanoi problem> with 3 rods (1, 2 & 3), the goal is to move a tower ...

12 giorni ago

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Can we make a triangle?
Given three positive number, check whether a triangle can be made with these sides length or not. remember that in a triangle su...

12 giorni ago

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Find the sides of an isosceles triangle when given its area and height from its base to apex
Find the sides of an isosceles triangle when given its area and the height from its base to apex. For example, with A=12 and ...

12 giorni ago

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Height of a right-angled triangle
Given numbers a, b and c, find the height of the right angled triangle with sides a and b and hypotenuse c, for the base c. If a...

12 giorni ago

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Is the Point in a Triangle?
Check whether a point or multiple points is/are in a triangle with three corners Points = [x, y]; Triangle = [x1, y1; x...

13 giorni ago

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Find my daddy long leg (No 's')
Given the ratio of the two legs (longer / shorter), and the hypotenuse length, find the value of the bigger leg.

14 giorni ago

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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...

14 giorni ago

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Similar Triangles - find the height of the tree
Given the height, h1, of a power pole, shorter than a tree, a given distance, x2 away, please find h2, height of the tree. Pleas...

15 giorni ago

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Right Triangle Side Lengths (Inspired by Project Euler Problem 39)
If _p_ is the perimeter of a right angle triangle with integral length sides, { _a_, _b_, _c_ }, there are exactly three solutio...

15 giorni ago

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Great Circle Distance
Find shortest between two points on a ball given their azimuthal and polar angles (in degrees) as well as the radius of the sphe...

15 giorni ago

Vectorize "for"-loop in multidimentional array
It is conceivable that the loop might be eliminated with some sub2ind calculations followed by linear indexing, but I would expe...

15 giorni ago | 0

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Clockwise or Counterclockwise
Given a list of 2-d points defining the vertices of a polygon, determine whether these points are sorted clockwise. The input...

15 giorni ago

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What is the distance from point P(x,y) to the line Ax + By + C = 0?
Given a point, P(x,y), find the distance from this point to a linear line. INPUTS: x, y, A, B, C OUTPUTS: d, the distance ...

18 giorni ago

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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...

18 giorni ago

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Circumscribed circles
Given the lengths of the 3 sides of a triangle, output the radius of the circumscribed circle. Example: [3 4 5] -> 2.5

18 giorni ago

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Smallest distance between a point and a rectangle
Given two points *x* and *y* placed at opposite corners of a rectangle, find the minimal euclidean distance between another poin...

18 giorni ago

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Determine the radius of a sphere provided four non-coplanar points on the surface of the sphere. pts = [x1 y1 z1; x...

18 giorni ago

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Volume of a Parallelepiped
Calculate the volume of a Parallelepiped given the vectors for three edges that meet at one vertex. A cube is a special case ...

18 giorni ago

Sort a table in ascending order
The answer would be relatively straightforward, as well as much more efficient, if you would orient your table the other way. Wi...

19 giorni ago | 0

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Find third Side of a right triangle given hypotenuse and a side. No * - or other functions allowed
Find the remaining side of a triangle given the hypotenuse and a side. However, the normal functions and symbols are not allowe...

19 giorni ago