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# ChrisR

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I teach courses in water resources and environmental fluid mechanics.

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Find the biggest empty box
You are given a matrix that contains only ones and zeros. Think of the ones as columns in an otherwise empty floor plan. You wan...

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* You have a bunch (an odd number N) of identical resistors (each R ohms), a good battery (V volts), and a high impedance voltme...

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Count estrangements
Recently I made a puzzle for my wife that included a cryptogram, which involves an arrangement of the letters A through Z. I use...

1 day ago | 0 | 0 solvers

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Nth Order Polynomial Regression
Inputs: -two vectors x and y (row or column) -order of polynomial, p Outputs: -vector of coefficients [b0 b...

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Parametric Array
Create a row vector, 1xN (Integer, >1), such that the mean of the vector is M (Real number) and the standard deviation of the ...

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List the semiprimes
A semiprime number—or a 2-almost prime—is the product of two prime numbers. The numbers and are semiprimes, but and are not....

8 days ago | 0 | 4 solvers

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Nodal Voltage of Resistor Ladder Network
* You have a bunch (an even number N) of identical resistors (each R ohms), a good battery (V volts) and a high impedance voltme...

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How many palindromes?
* Given a set of letters, count all possible palindromes, using all of those letters. * For example, if the set is {'A' 'A' 'A'...

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Oxidation State
* In some chemical compounds, the oxidation state of each atom of hydrogen H is +1. * In some chemical compounds, the oxidation...

23 days ago

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Determine whether one vector is a subset of another
While bumbling through a pair of problems in the Number Theory group, I wrote code to determine whether a vector is a subset of ...

23 days ago | 2 | 6 solvers

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Parcel Routing
Given a matrix that represent the distance along highways between major cities numbered 1 to _N_, provide the path and shortest ...

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Fangs of pseudo-vampire number
given a number, find all the fangs of that number. A pseudo-vampire number can have multiple of fangs. The output should be a...

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Find similar/related functions
The help function can be useful for getting quick assistance on a particular function. For most built-in MATLAB functions, a por...

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Compute the intersect point of line and plan
Compute the intersect point of line and plan. eg. line AB, the coordinate of A is (1,2,3) the coordinate of B is (-4,-5,-6...

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Scorer's Function
Evaluate the Scorer's function for a given input. The expected output is Gi(x). Note - The precision will vary for test cases...

25 days ago

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Draw 'W'
For any given n, return a matrix of height n and width 4n-3 containing a W of ones. Example: n=2 ans= [1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0...

27 days ago

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Create a fixed format text output
Given a short brief matrix, such as x = [1.2 2.4 3.6; 1.5 2.3 3.5; 1.35 2.35 3.65] and a label 13, create a fixed format text o...

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Aerodynamic load on a vehicle
Determine the aerodynamic load on a vehicle having aerodynamic drag coefficient , frontal area , moving at speed in an environm...

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Zigzag array
Given an vector of integers, rearrange the array so that the array looks like: [largest value, smallest value, 2nd largest valu...

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Pascal's Triangle
Given an interger n, return n row Pascal's Triangle.

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Draw a triangle of ones
For any given n, return a matrix that includes a triangle of ones of height n: Example n = 3 output = [0,0,1,0,0 ...

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encuentra el 'string', o serie, mas largo el un vector de 'strings'
Encuentra el 'string' mas largo. Si hay mas de uno del mismo tamano, elige el primero.

27 days ago

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Minimum number of children to distribute unequal cookie portions
A cruel parent wants to distribute N cookies such that it is impossible for every child to receive the same number of cookies. W...

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Invert a Logical Matrix
Given a logical matrix, invert it

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Sequence
Let S be a sequence of numbers Let Find for some , where and .

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Momentum Calculation
A shopping cart of mass 'm1' is traveling with velocity 'u' and collides with a second shopping cart of mass 'm2.' The two shopp...

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Ridge regularized linear regression
Given a predictor data matrix of size , target variable vector of size and a shrinkage factor (scalar) (ridge regularization...

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Calculate Percentage
Given marks obtained and total marks, calculate the percentage.

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Find all prime factors of the input
Given an input x, find its all prime factors. Return the vector with all factors in ascending order. Efficiency is the key here...

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Sum of 2 numbers in array
Given an array and a target sum, return true if any 2 numbers in the array sum up to the given target sum. Both numbers cannot h...

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