*To*: mathgroup@smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg11059] Re: [mg11011] Sorting of Data Lists*From*: Tomas Garza <tgarza@mail.internet.com.mx>*Date*: Wed, 18 Feb 1998 20:32:14 -0500

Christopher wrote: > I have two equal length vector sets of data. I wish to form a third > vector whose elements are the minimum values from each component of > the other two vectors; i.e., if a(i) < b(i), then c(i) = a(i), else > c(i) = b(i). I have tried many different methods within Mathematica > 3.0 and have not been successful. I would appreciate any suggestions > as to how to accomplish this task. Christopher, Suppose your two equal-length vectors are a and b. In[1]:= c = Transpose[{a,b}]; In[2]:= c/.{x_,y_} -> Min [{x,y}] does the trick. Tomas Garza Mexico City