Contents 

 

 Introduction

     What is SCILAB?

     What are the difference between SCILAB and MATLAB?

 

 Getting  Started

     How to handle Matrices?

      Entering Matrices

      sum, transpose and diag

      Subscripts

     The Colon Operator

 

  Expressions

     Variables

     Numbers

     Operators

     Expressions

 

 Working with Matrices

     Generating Matrices

     Load

     SCI-Files

     Concatenation

     Deleting Rows and columns

 

 The Command window

    The Format command

    Suppressing Output

    Long Command lines

    Command line editing

 

 Graphics

    Creating a Plot

    Subplots

    Controlling axes

    Axes Labels and Titles

    Printing Graphics

 

  Data Types

    Special Constants

    Matrices of Character Strings

   Polynomials and Polynomial Matrices

    Boolean Matrices

    Lists

    Functions 

    Libraries

    Objects

 

  More About Matrices and Arrays

    Linear Algebra

    Arrays

    Multivariate Data

    Scalar Expansion

    Matrix Operations

    The find Function

 

  Flow Control

    if 

     select 

     for

    while

     break