MATLAB Setup, Help, Instructions

Math Department Computer Hours and Help (Spring 2009)

General CalcLab information (web links)

Setting Up MATLAB for Linux

  1. Use your NetID and password to log in to your CalcLab account.
  2. After logging into your CalcLab account, SINGLE click with the left mouse button on the Firefox button in the bottom panel. (It looks like an orange fox wrapped around a blue globe.)
  3. Type the following URL into your web browser window: (That will bring up this web page, with links!)
  4. Now we are going to setup your Linux MATLAB environment on your CalcLab account.
  5. Invoke MATLAB by single clicking on the gold hill icon in the bottom panel. Patiently wait while the program loads. When you see "Ready" in the lower left corner of the MATLAB window, you're set.

You can also setup MATLAB on Windows or on MacOS (pages from Art Belmonte).

MATLAB Basics for Jean Marie Linhart's Math 308

Streaming Video Resources (includes some for Math 308, MATLAB)

Using MATLAB outside of class:

Thanks to David Manuel, Art Belmonte and Melanie Pivarski for helping me get oriented to this part of the Math 308 course, the Calclab, and MATLAB set up.

(C) 2009 Jean Marie Linhart, all rights reserved.