**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** Why Scilab
Capabilities of the Scilab package
Benefits of shifting to Scilab.

##### Basic

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** Installing
Show where to download from and how to decide which version to choose (OS and 32/64bit) (www.scilab.org/download)
Windows installation (Internet Connection is necessary)
Li..

##### Basic

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** Getting Started
*Expressions: Show mathematical expressions with numbers
*Variables
*Diary command
*Define symbolic constants.
*Basic functions
*suppressing output(;)
*help,clc

##### Basic

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** Vector Operations
*Define vector
*Calculate length of a vector.
*Perform mathematical operations on Vectors such as addition,subtraction and multiplication.
*Define a matrix.
*Calculate size of..

##### Basic

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** Matrix Operations
*Access the elements of Matrix
*Determine the determinant, inverse and eigen values of a matrix.
*Define special matrices.
*Perform elementary row operations.
*Solve the syste..

##### Basic

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** Scripts and Functions
*Introduction to the file formats in Scilab.
*SCRIPT files.
*sce versus .sci
*Inline functions.

##### Basic

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** Conditional Branching
* 'if' and 'then' with the example
* use of the 'else' keyword
* use of the 'elseif' keyword
* example for select

##### Basic

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** Iteration
Explain syntax of 'for' statement- tell that the variable iterates over a list/vector/matrix (or an expression that evaluates to any of these).
Give example: for i = 1:5, disp (i..

##### Basic

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** Plotting 2D graphs
About linspace: linspace is a linearly spaced vector.
Plot a simple graph: x=linspace(12,34,10), y=linspace(-.1,2,10), plot(x,y)
plot2d
Using clf() clear the graphic window...

##### Basic

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** Xcos Introduction
What is XCOS.
What is palette.
To collect the blocks from the palette and connect them to construct the block diagram.
Set the parameters of diļ¬erent blocks.
To setup the simu..

##### Basic

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** File Handling- Scilab File handling
Writing to a file using write()
Reading from a file using read()
Opening an existing file using mopen()
Closing an already opened file using mclose()

##### Advanced

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** User Defined Input and Output in Scilab
Input Function.
mprintf()
save() and load()
Used to quit scilab midway through calculation and continue at later stage.

##### Advanced

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** *Develop Scilab code for different Composite *Numerical Integration algorithms
*Divide the integral into equal intervals
*Apply the algorithm to each interval
*Calculate the composite value of the ..

##### Advanced

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** Numerical methods- Solving Non- linear Equations
Learn how to solve nonlinear equations using numerical methods
Learn Bisection method
Learn Secant method
Learn how to develop Scilab..

##### Advanced

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** * Explain Gauss Elimination method algorithm
* Explain code for Gauss Elimination method and solve an example using this code
* Explain Gauss Jordan method algorithm
* Explain code for..

##### Advanced

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** 1. Solve system of linear equations using iterative methods
2. Use Jacobi and Gauss Seidel iterative methods
3. Learn how to iterate until we converge at the solution
4. Learn how Gauss Seidel meth..

##### Advanced

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** Numerical Interpolation
Develop Scilab code for different Numerical Interpolation algorithms
Calculate new value of function from given data points

##### Advanced

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** Solving ODEs using Euler Methods
1. Solve ODEs using Euler and Modified Euler methods
2. Develop Scilab code to solve ODEs

##### Advanced

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** Solving ODEs using Scilab ode Function
Use Scilab ode function
Solve typical examples of ODEs
Plot the solution

##### Advanced

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** * About Optimization
* Use of Scilab function Karmarkar in Optimization

##### Advanced

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** Plotting continuous and discrete sine waves.
Plotting step function.
Plotting ramp function.

##### Advanced

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** 1. Define a continuous time system: second and higher order
2. Response plot for step input
3. Response plot for sine input
4. Bode plot
5. Study numer and denom Scilab functions
6. Plot poles an..

##### Advanced

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** * Define discrete time system variable z
* Define first order discrete time system
* Explain ones, flts, dscr, ss2tf functions

##### Advanced

**Foss:** *Scilab - English*

**Outline:** * Write a squaring function
* Use of scifunc block in XCOS
* Use of MUX block
* Call functions having multiple inputs and outputs