Re: [R] locating minimum value in matrix

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Date: Sun, 16 Mar 2008 11:29:19 +1000

Yes, they've thought of that.

which(BEE == min(BEE), arr.ind = TRUE)

will do it.

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-----Original Message-----
From: [] On Behalf Of Gonšalo Ferraz Sent: Sunday, 16 March 2008 9:47 AM
Subject: [R] locating minimum value in matrix


I have a matrix BEE and want to find the row and column numbers of the minimum value in that matrix.
The command


returns only one value which, I take, is the position of the minimum in a vector with as many elements as the matrix.

Is there a quick and simple way of getting row and column numbers?



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