MathGroup Archive 2006

[Date Index] [Thread Index] [Author Index]

Search the Archive

Re: Matrix Multiplication (with a twist)


Hi,

Inner[NonCommutativeMultiply, A, B]

??

Regards

  Jens

"Bruce Colletti" <vze269bv at verizon.net> schrieb im 
Newsbeitrag news:ecmhcp$9kl$1 at smc.vnet.net...
| For matrix A = {{e,f},{g,h}} and B = 
{{a,b},{c,d}}, Mathematica returns their product
|
| A.B = {{ae+cf,be+df},{ag+ch,bg+dh}}
|
| However, I want to treat multiplication of 
numeric variables as noncommutative in order to 
instead obtain the result
|
| {{ea+fc, eb+fd},{ga+hc,gb+hd}}
|
| How would this be done in v5.2?  Thanks.
|
| Bruce
| 



  • Prev by Date: Re: Why polynomial Can't output as Number?
  • Next by Date: Re: pattern match and formatting challenge
  • Previous by thread: Re: Matrix Multiplication (with a twist)
  • Next by thread: RE: Matrix Multiplication (with a twist)