|1 Feb 2013
||MathWorks Classroom Resources Team
Freshmen course taught by Rajeevan Amirtharajah at the University of California Davis.
The goal of the course is to teach engineering problem solving using sustainable engineering as an example. Topics covered are 1D, 2D vectors and manipulations, mathematical and logical operations, loops, flow control, custom function, structures, object-oriented programming, string regular expression, Graphical User Interface design, and plotting.
Students will also gain hands-on experience working with hardware (Developed based on Arduino UNO) to gather sunlight data. The course emphasizes topics in solar cell technology.