Leveraging MATLAB for Increased Productivity

July 21, 2017, 9:45 – 10:30, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton FL


Dr. Elvira Osuna-Highley is a Senior Customer Success Engineer at MathWorks, makers of MATLAB and Simulink. In her role, Elvira engages with leading academic institutions and educators to support teaching initiatives in computational learning. Elvira was on the faculty of the Computational Biology Department at Carnegie Mellon University, where she gained experience developing courses that leverage computational tools to aid student learning. She has a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, where she focused on using Machine Learning to analyze fluorescent microscope images.

Join this session to explore how you can leverage MATLAB to create interactive content for enhanced student learning and engagement. Discover resources to make adoption of emerging technology easy to integrate into your courses and research.

This session will include MathWorks resources and examples for:

  • Cloud technologies like MATLAB Online
  • Integrating low-cost hardware into curriculum
  • Interactive documents
  • Automating the grading of MATLAB programming assignments