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"Anthony Hopf" <anthony.hopf@gmail.com> wrote in message <i863ds$5r0$1@fred.mathworks.com>...
> I screwed up the code:
> 
> npa = 1.3;
> 
> bwaz = 2;
> 
> az1 = 0;
> 
> gamma = az1+(bwaz/cosd(az1)^npa)/2;
> 
> solve('az2 - (bwaz/cosd(az2)^npa)/2 - gamma = 0','az2');
> 
> still can't get it, I get this error:
> 
> Warning: Explicit solution could not be found. 
> > In solve at 98
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  This looks like a good problem for matlab's 'fzero'.

Roger Stafford