Thanks so much -- pointed me in the right direction . . .
M wrote: > > > try this: > > find(v==max(max(d))); > > /M > > Tim Booher wrote: >> >> >> I am trying to return a maximum eigenvalue and its associated >> eigenvector, but can't because I don't know how to find the > column >> number associated with the maximum eigenvalue. For example, >> >> [v d]=eig([1 2 3; 4 5 6; 7 8 9]); >> >> max_eig_val=max(max(d)); >> max_eig_vec=v(:,??); >> >> What can I put in for ??. ColumnIndex(max(max(d))) would be great >> if >> it existed. >> >> Any ideas?? >> >> Thanks so much, >> >> Tim