Date: Feb 12, 2013 4:35 PM Author: Bruno Luong Subject: Re: Making a square matrix from two vector It's not possible to explain better than Steve.

Just one thing:

> "If you specify nonscalar arrays, MATLAB interprets j:i:k as

> j(1):i(1):k(1)."

>

This is still incomplete to explain the result of:

a = 1i:10-2i

Discussed previously in http://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/newsreader/view_thread/261665

Bruno