Take a vector and convert it to a unit vector (normalize)

version 1.3.0.0 (1.58 KB) by James West
normalize a vector to a unit vector

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Updated 31 Aug 2010

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This function will take a [1xn] or [mx1] vector and normalize it to a unit vector length.

To use this function [vectorOut] = fcn_createUnitVector(vectorIn)

Error checking is performed to test for NaN values in the output, and a square root of the sum of the squares == 1

This function will take column or row vectors and output in said format.

Cite As

James West (2022). Take a vector and convert it to a unit vector (normalize) (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/28605-take-a-vector-and-convert-it-to-a-unit-vector-normalize), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2009b
Compatible with any release
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