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Compare each row of a matrix with the remaining ones

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2 years ago | 0 answers | 0

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Saving in txt format in Matlab with commas and semicolons

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5 years ago | 1 answer | 0

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Saving/Working with variables using loop index?

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5 years ago | 1 answer | 0

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Several draws from multivariate normal distribution

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5 years ago | 2 answers | 1

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How to compute frequency of rows for submatrices?

I have a matrix D which is a concatenation of 4 matrices of 3 rows (breaks added for clarity). I would like to construct a matri...

5 years ago | 2 answers | 0

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How to construct a binary matrix reporting 1 in case of equal rows of two arrays of different dimensions?

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5 years ago | 2 answers | 0

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How to create a matrix of four dimensions in which the fourth dimension is not fixed?jkjsdfhlksdjhf

Hi, I would like to create a matrix of four dimensions, in which the last dimension is not fixed, in the sense that: suppose ...

5 years ago | 1 answer | 0

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How to repeat the rows of a matrix by a varying number?

Hi, I have a matrix A mxn and a matrix B mx1. I want to create a matrix C which repeats each row of A by the number of times ind...

5 years ago | 2 answers | 0

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Generate three dimensional arrays using mvnrnd in Matlab?

I need to generate a three dimensional matrix B in Matlab using the command mvnrnd. In particular, let mu=[0 0; -1 -3; 0 4...

5 years ago | 1 answer | 0

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Counting subrows in each row of a matrix?

Hi all, I need an algorithm which counts how many adjacent and non-overlapping (1,1) I have in each row of a matrix A mx(n*2) w...

5 years ago | 2 answers | 0

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Numbering the rows of a matrix giving the same number to equal rows?

Hi all, I have a matrix A mxn with some equivalent rows; the equivalent rows can only be adjacent. I want to create without loo...

5 years ago | 1 answer | 0

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Algorithm which swaps the columns of a matrix A mx(n*2) without looping?

Hi all, I need an algorithm which swaps the columns of a matrix A mx(n*2) without looping in the following way: %if A=[col...

5 years ago | 1 answer | 0

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Transform algorithm avoiding loops

Hi, I have to transform the following algorithm in an algorithm without loops. Consider a matrix A with the following charact...

5 years ago | 0 answers | 0

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How to pick the j-th percentile of a vector?

Hi, I have a matrix A nx1, e.g. A=randn(200,1); II want to pick the element of A which is the 25th percentile above the ...

5 years ago | 3 answers | 0

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How to count how many times each element appears in a vector preserving the order?

I have a matrix A ax1, e.g. A=[5; 5; 5; 1; 4; 4; 3; 3; 3]; I want a vector B of dimension size(unique(A))x1 which shoul...

5 years ago | 1 answer | 0

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Option 'stable' of the command unique?

I have a matrix A ax1 and a vector B which is obtained as B=sum( bsxfun(@eq, A, unique(A,'stable')') )' E.g. A=[5;...

5 years ago | 1 answer | 0

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Compare two matrices of different dimensions

I have a matrix B of dimension bx2 and a matrix A of dimension ax5 with the following characteristics: B=[3 1; 3 2;...

5 years ago | 1 answer | 0

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How can I check whether the strictly positive elements of each row of a matrix are equal?

How can I check whether the strictly positive elements of each row of a matrix are equal? E.g. if A=[0 1 1 2; 0 1 0 1; 3 0 ...

5 years ago | 3 answers | 0

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How to compare two matrices of different dimensions?

I have a matrix B of dimension bx2 and a matrix A of dimension ax5 with the following characteristics: B=[1 18; 1 19; 3 1;...

5 years ago | 2 answers | 0

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How to rearrange the rows of a matrix?

Hi, I want to reshape a matrix A of dimension rxc in a matrix B of the same dimension but with rows rearranged following the ind...

5 years ago | 2 answers | 0

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How to select only some sections of a matrix?

Hi, I have the matrix C=[1 1; 1 2; 1 2; 1 3; 2 4; 2 5; 2 5; 2 6; 3 7; 3 8; 3 9; 3 10; 4 11; 4 12; 4 13; 4 14; 5 15; 5 1...

5 years ago | 2 answers | 0

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Find the global minimum of a smooth function

I have a smooth non-negative function of a parameter theta (attached) which should be minimized with respect to theta; which sol...

5 years ago | 1 answer | 0

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Which is the machine precision of Matlab?

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6 years ago | 2 answers | 0

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How to split a matrix in different sections in a loop?

Hi all, I have to pick a particular section of a matrix A in each iteration of a loop and use that section for getting some resu...

6 years ago | 1 answer | 0

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Problem with fmincon and many starting values

Hi all, I'm trying to code the following minimization problem using fmincon and many starting values but I get error messages ...

6 years ago | 1 answer | 0

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How to use fmincon for constrained maximum likelihood?

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6 years ago | 1 answer | 0

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Why fminunc does not find the true global minimum?

Hi all, I should solve this unconstrained optimization problem (attached). I know that the function has the global minimum at [...

6 years ago | 2 answers | 0

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How to use fminunc providing gradient and hessian?

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6 years ago | 2 answers | 0

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Why fminsearch does not find the global minimum?

Hi all, I want to minimize the function fun below and I know that it has a global minimum which is par=[1 2 2 3] but fminsearch ...

6 years ago | 1 answer | 0

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Selecting only some rows of a matrix

Hi, I have a matrix A mxn and I want to select only some of its rows satisfying this criterion: A(i,1)<=1e-03 && A(i,1)>=-1e-0...

6 years ago | 3 answers | 0