Category Archives: Research

A Short Comparison of Graphics Editors for LaTeX on Mac OS

Requirements: Run on Mac OS (either natively or by emulation) Can either use LaTeX code in text objects or export to PGF/TikZ code (I do not use PSTricks) Adequate support for drawing basic graphical objects Good output: If PGF/TikZ code: … Continue reading

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Geometric computation and plotting with Yalmip

Yalmip is modeling language in Matlab for mathematical optimization (or programming in the language of Operation Research). There are many excellent optimization solvers out there, for Matlah or not, commercial or free or open source. However, each of them uses … Continue reading

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MLE+ featured on EnergyPlus’ website

MLE+ has been featured on the main website of EnergyPlus as a third-party software tool. You can find the page here. MLE+ is a software tool I have been developing for building energy simulation, analysis, control and optimization from Matlab … Continue reading

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Grapher: a hidden treasure

From Mac OS X 10.4 onward, there is a software tool pre-installed called Grapher, hidden deep in /Applications/Utilities. Grapher is a graphing calculator, which allows users to plot many types of 2-D and 3-D graphs from data points, user-defined functions, … Continue reading

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