Type: Programming language
Briefly explained: MATLAB (Matrix Laboratory) is a software for technical calculations developed by Math-Works. It is a comprehensive platform that includes many different tools and functions for the calculation, visualization and analysis of data. MATLAB is not a programming language in the traditional sense, but the platform contains its own proprietary programming language that is used to interact with the software and perform calculations. The MATLAB language is an easy-to-learn language with simple syntax.
Known Companies that use MATLAB:
- NASA: Simulation of flight systems
- BMW: Simulation of vehicle systems
- General Electric (GE): development of machines, aircraft and other technical systems