3
votes
1answer
200 views

How to use Mathematica for traditional programming

I am new to the structure of Mathematica. I understand that in the notebooks, one enters the symbolic expressions and evaluates them. But I need to generate some simulated data and do that a few ...
7
votes
6answers
351 views

How to build a list of functions

Having said that I'm no expert, I have some problems in generating a list of functions inside a loop. The functions in the list should depend on the elements of a parameters list, that are read in ...
0
votes
1answer
100 views

Need help in understanding code [closed]

I am just beginning with Mathematica. I have received this code to study. I am not able to follow this particular section. I have tried looking it up on many forums, with no answer. Can you help? ...
0
votes
0answers
94 views

Issue with Set function

Tables often come with column headers. Indexing the columns with the header is a natural thing to do. Although a proper dictionary is the usual solution in such a case, I find it often practical and ...
10
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0answers
281 views

Create a new infix operator [duplicate]

It is well known that the infix operator @@ is used as a short form of Apply. For example, both ...
7
votes
1answer
285 views

Find a word's linguistic pronunciation

Is there a way to get a word's linguistic pronunciation given the word as a string? I would like a function LingusticPronunciation such that, for example, ...
2
votes
0answers
174 views

Lazy evaluation/loading of parts of an expression

Is it possible to have an expression x such that its elements are only evaluated when they are individually accessed, for example when evaluating statements like ...
14
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3answers
168 views

What does `: Hold[$IterationLimit]` mean?

In this answer, what does the : Hold[$IterationLimit] part of the following construct do? ...