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BIOF 090 | MATLAB Fundamentals

December 3, 2019 to December 5, 2019

Registration occurs on a first-come, first-served basis. The deadline for registration is October 31st, 2019. If you are unable to register before the deadline, please email or call 301-496-7977 for space availability.

For NIH employees paying with the signed vendor copy of the SF-182 form, please email

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Contract: SF-182

MATLAB is a high-level language that enables you to quickly perform computation and visualization through easy-to-use programming constructs. 

This three-day course provides a comprehensive introduction to the MATLAB® technical computing environment. No prior programming experience or knowledge of MATLAB is assumed. Themes of data analysis, visualization, modeling, and programming are explored throughout the course.


  • Working with the MATLAB user interface
  • Entering commands and creating variables
  • Analyzing vectors and matrices
  • Visualizing vector and matrix data
  • Working with data files
  • Working with data types
  • Automating commands with scripts
  • Writing programs with branching and loops
  • Writing functions

Class size is limited to 25 students.

Course Materials 
Each attendee receives bound copies of the course notes, a DVD containing all examples and exercises used in the course, and where applicable, quick-reference job aids.

FAES will share your email address as provided during the registration process with MathWorks who will grant you temporary MATLAB access.

Certificates of Completion
Certificates of completion from MathWorks are emailed to all attendees at the end of each course.

Continuing Education Units
Although no grades are given for courses, each participant will receive Continuing Education Units (CEUs) based on the number of contact hours.  One CEU is equal to ten contact hours. Upon completion of the course, each participant will receive a certificate for 2.1 CEUs.

General Training Rate

Discounted Training Rate
$795.00-NIH Trainees, NIH Community, Academia, Government, Military

Refund Policy
100% tuition refund for registrations cancelled 14 or more days prior to the start of the workshop.
50% tuition refund for registrations cancelled between 4 to 13 days prior to the start of the workshop.
No refund will be issued for registrations cancelled 3 days or less prior to the start of the workshop.

All cancellations must be received in writing via email to Ms. Carline Coote at
Cancellations received after hours are time marked for the following day. 
All refund payments will be processed by the start of the initial workshop.

Course Cancellation Policy
FAES reserves the right to cancel this workshop up to 14 calendar days prior to the course start date. Notifications will be emailed immediately upon cancellation and a tuition refund will be issued. FAES will make every effort to retain posted courses. We encourage the purchase of refundable travel reservations in the event that a course is cancelled.

Suggested Lodging Accommodations
A special rate is available to all workshop attendees. This includes complimentary buffet breakfast, guest room Wi-Fi, and discounted $15 parking per night. The hotel provides complimentary shuttle service to/from the NIH campus. The hotel is also within walking distance of the training facility. Reservations can be made online, see below. 

The Bethesdan by Hilton

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