MATLAB

Click on the tabs below for information about MATLAB.

About MATLAB

About the software

MATLAB is a programming environment for algorithm development, data analysis, visualization and numerical computation.

Version

MATLAB R2017a is installed on all IT Services classroom PCs and managed office PCs. 2016a will be available on managed PCs after the summer vacation.

Please see the Obtaining the software tab for more information.

Obtaining the software

Classroom

MATLAB is installed on all IT Services classroom PCs. It appears under Start | All Programs | Maths & Stats.

Managed PCs

On staff and research graduate PCs managed by IT Services, MATLAB can be installed by searching for Software Center from the Start Menu

Once installed, it will appear under Start | All Programs | Maths & Stats.

Unmanaged PCs and home use

Staff and students are able to install MATLAB on unmanaged University owned PCs and personally owned devices.

MATLAB is available for Windows, Mac and Linux.

Installation guide

Documentation, training and support

Documentation

Training

  • The Mathwork website provides a range of learning materials including instructional documentation, videos, examples and Webinars.

Support

  • IT Services do not offer support in the use of Matlab.

MATLAB toolboxes

The MATLAB licence is for the program, plus the following Standard and Additional Toolboxes.

These are available on all IT Services classroom PCs and can also be download by members of the University onto their personal PCs.

Aerospace Blockset
Bioinformatics Toolbox
Communications System Toolbox
Computer Vision System Toolbox
Control System Toolbox
Curve Fitting Toolbox
Data Acquisition Toolbox
Database Toolbox
Datafeed Toolbox
DSP System Toolbox
Econometrics Toolbox
Embedded Coder
Financial Instruments Toolbox
Financial Toolbox
Fixed-Point Designer
Fuzzy Logic Toolbox
Global Optimization Toolbox
Image Acquisition Toolbox
Image Processing Toolbox
Instrument Control Toolbox
LTE System Toolbox
Mapping Toolbox
MATLAB Coder
MATLAB Compiler
MATLAB Distributed Computing Server
MATLAB Report Generator
Model-Based Calibration Toolbox
Neural Network Toolbox
Optimization Toolbox
Parallel Computing Toolbox
Partial Differential Equation Toolbox
Phased Array System Toolbox
Polyspace Bug Finder
RF Toolbox
Signal Processing Toolbox
SimBiology
SimRF
Simscape
Simscape Multibody (formerly SimMechanics)
Simulink
Simulink 3D Animation
Simulink Coder
Simulink Control Design
Simulink Real-Time
Stateflow
Statistics and Machine Learning Toolbox
Symbolic Math Toolbox
System Identification Toolbox
Wavelet Toolbox