Remotely Accessing Matlab

To access Matlab from a CSIL box from your own computer follow these steps:

  1. Open terminal
  2. Enter the following:

ssh -Y "/ece/bin/"

CoE_username: is your College of Engineering username

csil_box: is the name of a computer in CSIL, computer names can be found at the following link: What are the names of the CSIL machines?

  1.  Enter your CoE password

NOTE: If you are on an Apple device (iMac, Macbook, etc.), please make sure you have xQuartz installed and are running the terminal from the This will allow the graphical rendering to be forwarded from CSIL to your computer's display. For instructions on installing xQuartz, please see: xQuartz





Tags: csil, matlab, remote, SSH, x11
Last update:
2017-07-12 21:57
Brent Kirkland
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