Re: Multiply 2 Lists together in a certain way

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg26939] Re: [mg26931] Multiply 2 Lists together in a certain way*From*: Andrzej Kozlowski <andrzej at tuins.ac.jp>*Date*: Sat, 27 Jan 2001 20:00:08 -0500 (EST)*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

If the example you sent represents the most general case you need then the following should work: {L1*First[Transpose[L2, {2, 3, 1}]]} -- Andrzej Kozlowski Toyama International University JAPAN http://platon.c.u-tokyo.ac.jp/andrzej/ http://sigma.tuins.ac.jp/ on 01.1.27 1:30 PM, Blimbaum Jerry DLPC at BlimbaumJE at ncsc.navy.mil wrote: > I would like to multiply 2 lists together in a certain way...e.g. > > Suppose I have 2 lists, L1, L2 (these lists are the output of > previous calculations): > > > L1 = {a,b} > > L2 = { { {f,g,h}, {j,k,l} }, { {m,n,o}, {p,q,r} } } > > > I want to multiply them out in such a way that i get the following > output: > > > { { {a f, a j }, {b m, b p} } } > > > I have tried MapThread but the the lists are of incompatible size > and Table..without success...so at this point i'm stuck... > > thanks....Jerry Blimbaum NSWC Panama City, Fl > > > > >