[R] Returning data in matrix form
Jonathan Baron
baron at psych.upenn.edu
Mon Jan 19 20:36:19 CET 2004
On 01/19/04 19:27, Laura Quinn wrote:
>I am trying to perform the following calculation for a very
>large time series data set:
>
>x<-unit(length*data.frame.a*data.frame.b,"cm")
>
>data.frame.a and data.frame.b are of the same dimension, and I wish to
>perform the calculation in one step so that "x" is returned as a
>matrix/data.frame of equal dimension.
Sounds like mapply() would be useful. It works on columns of
data frames. The default is "simplify=TRUE" so it will try to
return a vector or matrix.
Jon
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