The Five College Consortium is hosting the DataFest contest in two weeks, starting Friday 03/28 and finishing Sunday 03/30. Here’s the text … More

# Tag: scientific computing

# Two programming gems by John Cook

Here’s two articles by John Cook, regarding scientific computing. The links will take you at the CodeProject site. Avoiding Overflow, … More

# Finding the minimum : Step 1, apply heat. Step 2, wait for the function to cool off. Step 3, enjoy.

Hi everyone! Today I will show you a cool method to find the minimum (or maximum) of a function , … More

# Vect tip of the week : Summing it up

Hi everyone! For this vect tip of the week, we will see how we can compute weighted sums quickly. Those … More

# Developing ideas in Matlab : You are doing it right!

Hi all! I have collected a bunch of things that I want to write about. The graduate courses I am … More