*To*: mathgroup@smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg11055] Re: [mg11011] Sorting of Data Lists*From*: seanross@worldnet.att.net*Date*: Wed, 18 Feb 1998 20:31:59 -0500*References*: <199802162315.SAA15447@smc.vnet.net.>

CFreitas@swri.edu 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. > Thank you. > > Dr. Christopher J. Freitas > Principal Engineer - Computational Mechanics Southwest Research > Institute > Voice: 210-522-2137, Fax: 210-522-3042 Try c=MapThread[Min,{a,b}] -- Remove the _nospam_ in the return address to respond.

**References**:**Sorting of Data Lists***From:*CFreitas@swri.edu