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Re: Text data save
Posted: Sep 9, 2013 7:40 PM
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On 9/9/2013 6:24 PM, Debela wrote:

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> "Steven_Lord" <> wrote in message
> <kv03oc$t8m$>...

>> "Debela " <> wrote in message
>> news:kv01sd$qkf$

>> > Hi all,
>> > I have a problem on analysis of big matrix data, it is 1600x3000.

>> What I > wanted to do is to select the maximum value of each raw and
>> save it. For > example, x=data(3,:); max(x); can give me the maximum
>> value of 3rd raw > out of 1600 but I want for all of them I tried a
>> for loop and it is not > really successful. Any help would be
>> appreciated.

>> > Debela
>> Use the DIM input to the MAX function.
>> x = magic(7);
>> maxDownColumns = max(x, [], 1)
>> maxAcrossRows = max(x, [], 2)


> Thanks a lot. I still have some issues though. I wanted to find the
> maximum and corresponding index (Which I can find now), but I want also
> another value. For example if my maximum value is x, I want to find the
> index of 0.8 *x and 0.002*x. The closest I came across is I multiplied
> the maximum values by 0.8 and 0.002. Is there anyway I can find
> something out of it. I have done in the past using for loop, the data
> size was smaller though. Thanks.

Same idea, just

ix=find(x==0.8*xmax); % for example

NB: the above is subject to floating point roundoff; use

ix=find(abs(x-0.8*xmax)<1E-6); % or similar w/ a suitable error


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