Re: "vector" Map[] / functional outer product?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg83782] Re: "vector" Map[] / functional outer product?*From*: Adriano Pascoletti <adriano.pascoletti at gmail.com>*Date*: Fri, 30 Nov 2007 05:24:11 -0500 (EST)*References*: <fim8tq$rmd$1@smc.vnet.net>

On Nov 29, 12:48 pm, Mitch Murphy <mi... at lemma.ca> wrote: > greetings, > > is there a simpler way to express > > {f@#,g@#}& /@ {a,b,c} > > -> {{f[a],g[a]},{f[b],g[b]},{f[c],g[c]}} > > ie. is there some mathematica function ??? such that > > {f,g} ??? {a,b,c} > > -> {{f[a],g[a]},{f[b],g[b]},{f[c],g[c]}} > > you might be asking what's so difficult about the "@#,@#,... & /@" > syntax, but what about when you don't have two functions f,g but 8-10 > functions... the syntax gets ugly fast and hard to read. > > note that > > Outer[{f, g}, {a, b, c}] > > -> {{f, g}[a], {f, g}[b], {f, g}[c]} > > doesn't work, neither does > > Outer[Apply, {f, g}, {a, b, c}] > > ->{{a, b, c},{a, b, c}} > > thanks, > Mitch In[67]:= Through[{f,g}[#]]&/@{a,b,c} Out[67]= {{f[a],g[a]},{f[b],g[b]},{f[c],g[c]}} Adriano Pascoletti