Questions on the use of the Table[] command and other functionality related to lists. Use [tag:matrix] for matrix algebra and related methods, and [tag:list-manipulation] for questions about transforming or operating on existing lists.

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Widget - GUI help

I was wondering if someone could explain me the code written below (example File Dialog from mathematica). Especially the part with returnValueand ...
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How to create 2k sized vector in k sized loop

I want to solve a system of simple differential equations. At some point I need to solve non-linear system of algebraic equations with Newton method. I would like to efficiently create a right hand ...
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Minimize amount of evaluations with fold/table/thread or something else

I can't figure out how to use fold/table/map/distribute or whatever to get this: ...
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Using a table to format a grid

Ok, I can't wrap my head around this because I don't know Mathematica well enough yet, so I'm asking for help, at least a direction to explore in. I have a Grid: ...
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Generating a variable size table one element at a time

I can produce a variable size list of strings like AACBBAABC with this code: ...
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How can I create a colour image using raw black and white data? (FITS data cube)

I have a data cube containing pictures of a galaxy across a thousand wavelengths. I want to take the data for the image slides in the red and blue parts of the spectrum, and have them represented in ...
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Conditional Table

I have following : SeedRandom[2] Table[Table[RandomInteger[100, {100, 10}][[r, s]] == x[r + s], {r, 1, 10}], {s,1,10}] How can I set condition inside Tables?Such ...
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Interactive grid

I would like to create an interactive grid, whereby one number from a grid is selected by the cursor ("3" in the example below), and all other numbers in the grid are highlighted that are related to ...
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Combining graphics & lists / tables

I have: created with: ...
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Suppress warnings in ParallelTable

I'm using ParallelTable to evaluate a function that involves NIntegrate. There are a lot of ...
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Table of Variables

I use a list of variables {x1, x2, x3} to Solve a particular set of equations. I am now trying to generalise this depending on ...
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Efficient Table Generation & NDSolve Error

I'm currently working on solving an SEIR model with data from the CDC. I've created a function to calculate the Square difference for the model and want to create a table of values for the 4 variable ...
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Suppressing Null output with sparse data? A lot of zeros and little nonzeros

I have sparse situation with a lot of zeros, related chat. I want to see only the nonzero things or nonnull things. Example Input ...
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Why FieldSeparators is printing a lot of quotation marks instead of just spaces?

In the following code "FieldSeparators"->" " prints a lot of quotation marks in the output file, instead of just spaces. What's wrong with it? ...
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Eliminate some value from a matrix [duplicate]

I have a function that return a table consisting of a 2D points. These points are either {x,y} or {0,0} ...
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Getting mesage: Set::setps assignment is not a symbol

Please, tell me what is the issue with the following code? Dimensions[Subscript[R, 2]] {201, 161, 53} ...
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Create simple table with function of column values

I just want to create a simple table: Three input columns, one output column Call the inputs {x,y,z}, each can take values ...
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How do I assign specific data points in an array to a new array?

I am trying to learn how to script/program in mathematica and I am retyping some simple C and FORTRAN programs into Mathematica as a way to learn. I am writing a Monte Carlo code to calculate the ...
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Put results in multiple columns for comparison

One thing I would like to do in many instances is arrange input/output in columns for comparison. I expect that I need to use Grid to do this, but have not been ...
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Can Table be used inside Manipulate?

EDIT: CHanged the code. Please try again t see if it works well on our PCs. I am creating a simple Manipulate[] notebook. However when I place Table[] in the code, like: ...
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Cartesian product of sets

I have two types of sets, one of them is a list of points of the form $\{t_{k}\}$ and the other one is an interval of the form $[a,b]$. And my custom set consists of these type of sets and I need to ...
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Taking a percentage of data from a list or a table

I have a list of data and for the calculation I only need the a of portion of the data. I know that Take[data, {1,100}], for example, is taking line 1 to 100 of the ...
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Relational joining of tables

A common thing to want to do with data is to combine it (at least I thought this was a common thing). In SQL there is the idea of table joins "select id,v1,v2 from A,B where A.id=B.id" kind of thing. ...
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Deleting parts of groups that do not have equal dates

Find the intersection of dates within the pair and remove the other dates & corresponding prices. Also keep the list in same format as it currently is in. Let me explain: Each stock has closing ...
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Why is building a table of function values so much slower than just plotting the function?

Here is a function that take some time to evaluate: n = 1000; coeffs = RandomVariate[NormalDistribution[], n]; f[x_] := Sum[coeffs[[k]] Sin[k x]/k, {k, 1, n}]; ...
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How to parallel this nested table efficiently?

I have an 8 core CPU and want to parallel evaluate the following nested Table Table[Table[expr[i,j], {i,1,10}], {j,1,4}] But ...
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Errors when using ParallelTable inside a package

I'm developing a package that contains a function that requires evaluation of an expensive Table, so I use ParallelTable ...
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Creating a Table of Items for GIF creation

I want to create a table as shown below so that the steps from the first item to the second item, and the second item to the third item, etc. can be animated. I am not at liberty to post tested ...
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Creating simple table

How do I create a table like this? I find it very hard to create the zero-row and zero-column. Edit: I am looking for a solution where a formula eg. Table or something else is being used. I can ...
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How do I make a frequency table from a histogram (data set)?

I have a data set. ...
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How to export a table of complex numbers?

I'm having problems exporting a table of complex numbers. I have: ...
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Evaluation of elements in a list and then sorting them

This is probably a simple problem, but I'm having a lot of issues with it because I'm unfamiliar with Mathematica syntax. I have a list ...
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Making simultaneous equation solving more efficient

I am trying to solve a system of several simultaneous equations that have been generated by a series of modules and functions, using this module: ...
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List elements and iterator name collision [duplicate]

Let there be two lists, exp = {{i, i}, {j, j}}; exp2 = {{r, r}, {o, o}}; and there are two Table commands to access them. Then, ...
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Recurrence relation in a table

I am trying to generate a list of x-values for a function using a module, where my x-value must increase by 'a' if the term ...
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Replacing all values in a table > $T$ [duplicate]

I want to generate a table of Euclidean distances from the points in a list to a given point, e.g.: ...
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Equating and solving equations that have been generated using table[]

I am in the process of trying to use Mathematica to find the coefficients of transmission and reflection for the wavefunction of a beam of particles tunnelling across any number of identical potential ...
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Function to marginalize a table over given parameters

Let us say I have generated a table tab with entries {p1,..,pd,chi2[p1,..,pd]} of dimension ...
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How does PolarPlot render a nested list of functions?

I am getting unexpected plots from PolarPlot when I provide a list of functions that I generate using Table. I suspect the ...
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Function that displays set of integers fulfilling constrictions

I would like to make a function of three parameters $i$, $j$ and $k$ that displays a list of integers fulfilling some criteria. Specifically the set of integers is: $\zeta_{ijk} = ...
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plotting output from FindRoot

I am an R user and am totally new to Mathematica. I am trying to find the roots of a system of two equations over a series of paramter values and plot the results. I can do the computation but would ...
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order items of a table

I am trying to change order of a table. ...
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correct usage of ParallelTable

I am trying to parallelize my script. Here is a MWE of how I have done it: ...
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Sublist inside simple list

I have a doubt to confirm. Let there is a list f = {{l}, {c}, {d}, {e}, {1, 2, 3}, {3, 4, 5}} And I expect it to be traversed as a normal list which I can do ...
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Visualizing multi-state lattice from a data set

Is there any way to make Mathematica visualize a multistate square lattice? That is, I have a data set from a simulation that is x coloumns wide and y rows tall (just a simple .dat file), where each ...
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how to set initial conditions when solving recursive equation with tables

I am solving a recursive expression with ParallelTable. Here is a MWE showing how I do it, and how I set the initial condition: ...
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How to export results of an analysis in table format into MS word file

I'm working on a simulation study using Mathematica 8. At the end of the analysis I'll have a matrix of data containing my results (assume for three variables like x,y & z). I used these codes for ...
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Multiplying two dimensional data by a constant

I have a list of lists of the form: {{1, 2}, {2, 4}, {2, 8}} But I want to multiply only the second dimension of that data by a constant. I know I could do this ...
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Font size in PlotLegends, using Table to generate the list in the legend

I am currently trying to get to graph with several functions as below. My problem is that I cannot change the font size in the legend (authomatically generated numbers by "Table" function). This code ...