Discover MakerZone

MATLAB and Simulink resources for Arduino, LEGO, and Raspberry Pi

Learn more

Discover what MATLAB® can do for your career.

Opportunities for recent engineering grads.

Apply Today

How to compare two vectors with numbers?

Asked by Xin CUI on 21 Jun 2013

I have a question. I have two vectors A and B, both have a bunch of numbers. A is master and B is slave. Now what I want is to search each number in A and check if it's one of numbers in B (numbers in B is unique). If a number in A is also in B, label the position of that number in A as 1, and 0 otherwise, just like a logical comparison. Is there a command or a few lines to do this? Thanks in advance.

0 Comments

Xin CUI

Products

No products are associated with this question.

2 Answers

Answer by Vishal Rane on 21 Jun 2013
Accepted answer

try ismember

1 Comment

Xin CUI on 21 Jun 2013

Great. thank you.

Vishal Rane
Answer by Wayne King on 21 Jun 2013
A = randi(10,10,1);
B = 1:5:50;
[IA,IB] = ismember(A,B);

1 Comment

Xin CUI on 21 Jun 2013

Thanks a lot. Very handy.

Wayne King

Contact us