Re: columns

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg2916] Re: [mg2908] columns*From*: Richard Bowman <rbowman at bridgewater.edu>*Date*: Thu, 11 Jan 1996 01:10:10 -0500

On Tue, 9 Jan 1996, Julius C Hedden wrote: > I have a simple problem that I can't seem to find a solution to. I have a > datafile that consists of a matrix of 3 columns which I want to import > into Mathematica. All I can find in Wolfram's book is the command > ReadList, which reads in the file starting with element 1 of column 1 and > moves to element 1 of column 2, and so on. When RecordLists is set to > True, it will organize the file into a set of sublists which correspond > to the rows of the matrix. I want sublists that correspond to the > columns. Can anyone please tell me how to get a columnar organization? After your data has been imported as you describe it via ReadList, then simply do a Transpose on the resulting list. ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Dr. Richard L. Bowman Dept. of Physics e-mail: rbowman at bridgewater.edu Bridgewater College phone: 540-828-5441 Bridgewater, VA 22812 FAX: 540-828-5479 ------------------------------------------------------------------------- ==== [MESSAGE SEPARATOR] ====