Friday, October 14, 2011

Scilab Functions - Counting Arguments

Counting the number of input and output arguments for a Scilab function call at run time can simulate default input arguments and avoid computing those output arguments that are not required.

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Thursday, October 6, 2011

The Legacy of Steve Jobs

Tribute to Steve Jobs, co-founder, Chairman and CEO of Apple Inc. who passed away at the age of 56.

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Python for Engineers and Scientists

Is Python a suitable language for developing engineering/scientific applications?

Sunday, October 2, 2011

Programming Languages for Numerical Computation Applications

Choosing an appropriate programming language and application stack, libraries and API for scientific / engineering applications.

Software Tools for Structural Engineers

List of software tools every structural engineer must master to stay ahead in the profession.

Writing a Scilab Function

Learn how to go about writing your own function in Scilab programming language.

Functions in Programming Languages

Functions are modular blocks of program code that help the programmer build complex programs.

Using a Scilab Function

When you begin learning Scilab, the first task to accomplish is to learn the list of available functions, what they do and how to use them.