In This Chapter
Modifying the appearance of text
Creating a MATLAB data publication
Sending your data to the printer
After you have labored long to create the next engineering marvel or to produce the next scientific breakthrough, you really do want others to know about it. Most people want to shout about their achievements from the mountaintops, but this chapter tells you only how to publish and print them. Publishing is electronic output of your data; printing is the physical output of your data. Whether you publish or print your data, it becomes available in a form that other people can use, even if they don’t own a copy of MATLAB.
Part of the publishing and printing process is to the make the information aesthetically appealing. It doesn’t matter how impressive the data is if no one can read it. Formatting information is part of the documentation process because people need cues about the purpose of the text they’re seeing. To that end, this chapter helps you create nicely formatted electronic publications and printed documents.
Presentation is a large part of how people receive and understand the material ...