Mathematician and computer scientist, now working as a geophycisist.

Skilled in programming in Java and MatLab.

Solved

Possible Outcomes of American Roulette

The payout for American roulette can be calculated by: payout = (38/n)-1 where n is the number of squares the bet covers. ...

3 meses ago

Solved

Numbered lottery balls into cells

You are running a lottery, and have a number of different balls numbered 1 to N. Your job is to figure out how many different w...

3 meses ago

Solved

Find all elements less than 0 or greater than 10 and replace them with NaN

Given an input vector x, find all elements of x less than 0 or greater than 10 and replace them with NaN. Example: Input ...

4 meses ago

Solved

Put m balls into n boxes (again)

According to <http://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/cody/problems/1516-put-m-balls-into-n-boxes Cody Problem 1516>, if I put 3 ...

5 meses ago

Solved

Put m balls into n boxes

Can you find all the cases where, if I put 3 balls into 2 boxes the case is 1 1 1 1 1 2 1...

5 meses ago

Solved

Get ranking of a combination looking for speed.

I have the numbers pulled without replacement from the set [1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13]; They are then ordered from least to...

5 meses ago

Solved

Combinations without using nchoosek

You have to generate a matrix with all possible combinations of n elements *taken 2* at a time, *without using nchoosek(1:n,2)* ...

6 meses ago

Solved

Repopulate the City

For any population p of positive integers between pmin and pmax, we can calculate histogram count n for a list of evenly dividin...

6 meses ago

Solved

Return a list sorted by number of consecutive occurrences

Inspired by Problem 38 by Cody Team. Given a vector x, return a vector y of the values in x sorted by the number of CONSECUTIVE...

10 meses ago

Solved

Create logical matrix with a specific row and column sums

Given two numbers *|n|* and *|s|*, build an |n-by-n| logical matrix (of only zeros and ones), such that both the row sums and th...

10 meses ago

Solved

intersection of matrices

Given two matrices filled with ones and zeros, determine if they share a common row, column entry. These matrices are of identi...

10 meses ago

Solved

Get ranking of a combination

I have the numbers pulled without replacement from the set [1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13]; They are then ordered from least to...

11 meses ago

Answered

Convert string to cell array

If you have a mix of text and numbers textscan as suggested by Geoff is a good solution. If you only have text strsplit does ex...

Convert string to cell array

If you have a mix of text and numbers textscan as suggested by Geoff is a good solution. If you only have text strsplit does ex...

11 meses ago | 0

Solved

Generate N equally spaced intervals between -L and L

Given N and L, return a list of numbers (in ascending order) that divides the interval [-L L] into N equal-length segments. F...

11 meses ago

Solved

Find the maximum number of decimal places in a set of numbers

Given a vector or matrix of values, calculate the maximum number of decimal places within the input. Trailing zeros do not coun...

11 meses ago

Solved

Make roundn function

Make roundn function using round. x=0.55555 y=function(x,1) y=1 y=function(x,2) y=0.6 y=function(x,3) ...

11 meses ago

Solved

Rounding off numbers to n decimals

Inspired by a mistake in one of the problems I created, I created this problem where you have to round off a floating point numb...

11 meses ago

Solved

Matlab Basics - Rounding III

Write a script to round a large number to the nearest 10,000 e.g. x = 12,358,466,243 --> y = 12,358,470,000

11 meses ago

Solved

Matlab Basics - Rounding II

Write a script to round a variable x to 3 decimal places: e.g. x = 2.3456 --> y = 2.346

11 meses ago

Solved

Check that number is whole number

Check that number is whole number Say x=15, then answer is 1. x=15.2 , then answer is 0. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whole...

11 meses ago

Solved

MATLAB Basic: rounding IV

Do rounding towards plus infinity. Example: -8.8, answer -8 +8.1 answer 9 +8.50 answer 9

11 meses ago

Solved

MATLAB Basic: rounding III

Do rounding towards minus infinity. Example: -8.8, answer -9 +8.1 answer 8 +8.50 answer 8

11 meses ago

Solved

MATLAB Basic: rounding II

Do rounding nearest integer. Example: -8.8, answer -9 +8.1 answer 8 +8.50 answer 9

11 meses ago

Solved

MATLAB Basic: rounding

Do rounding near to zero Example: -8.8, answer -8 +8.1 answer 8

11 meses ago

Solved

We love vectorized solutions. Problem 1 : remove the row average.

Given a 2-d matrix, remove the row average from each row. Your solution MUST be vectorized. The solution will be tested for ac...

11 meses ago

Answered

Distance of Latlon based locations in an array

You should not use normal distance for lat-lon points. The reason is that for latitude 1 degree is approximately the same distan...

Distance of Latlon based locations in an array

You should not use normal distance for lat-lon points. The reason is that for latitude 1 degree is approximately the same distan...

11 meses ago | 1

| accepted

Solved

Convert ColorSpec string to RGB triplet

Given a ColorSpec string, either in short or long form, return the corresponding RGB triplet. If the input is not a valid color,...

11 meses ago

Solved

There are 10 types of people in the world

Those who know binary, and those who don't. The number 2015 is a palindrome in binary (11111011111 to be exact) Given a year...

11 meses ago

Solved

Converting binary to decimals

Convert binary to decimals. Example: 010111 = 23. 110000 = 48.

11 meses ago

Solved

Binary code (array)

Write a function which calculates the binary code of a number 'n' and gives the result as an array(vector). Example: Inpu...

11 meses ago