Min/Max selection

version (20.5 KB) by Bruno Luong
Search for k smallest or largest elements in the array


Updated Fri, 20 May 2016 11:50:14 +0000

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Using a partial quick-sort algorithm implemented with C-MEX. The complexity is O(n + k.log(k)), where n is the size of the array, and k is the number of elements to be selected.
Faster than SORT or multiple call of MIN/MAX for large size inputs.
Multidimensional capability supported

Cite As

Bruno Luong (2022). Min/Max selection (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/23576-min-max-selection), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2006b
Compatible with any release
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