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2021` BEST Simulink Summer Workshop Online Series

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The BEST Simulink Summer Workshop Online Series will introduce students to programming robots using MATLAB and Simulink.

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Learn how to program mobile robots for BEST Robotics using MATLAB and Simulink through this series of six 50-minute online classes held weekly. Each class will add on to the previous week’s lesson, so it’s recommended to attend all 6 classes. Time will be provided after each lesson for Q&A. All are welcome to attend—no experience with MATLAB or Simulink are required.

Topics covered:

Class 1 (May 5th):

  • Introduction to programming using MATLAB
  • Programming basic robot movements

Class 2 (May12th):

  • Introduction to robot simulations using Simulink
  • Programming interactive robot controls

Class 3 (May19th):

  • Using a distance sensor for autonomy
  • Hardward basics
  • Hardware demo- proportional motor control during obstacle detection

Class 4 (May 26th):

  • Creating custom functionality
  • Hardware demo - External mode Robot Sensors & Actuators

Class 5 (June 2nd):

  • Task sequencing with flow diagrams using Stateflow
  • Hardware demo- IR sensor line follower

Class 6 (June9th):

  • Programming of maze-solving robots
  • Hands-on programming task

Software access:

Get software, install it and install Robotics Playground from Add-ons Explorer

  • Contact technical support with installation issues
  • Contact for any other showstoppers

Get full files from this link. Download first then go to Examples/Lessons (No re-install required):

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