cross {calculus}R Documentation

Numerical and Symbolic Cross Product

Description

Computes the cross product of n-1 vectors of length n.

Usage

cross(...)

x %cross% y

Arguments

...

n-1 vectors of length n.

x

numeric or character vector of length 3.

y

numeric or character vector of length 3.

Value

n-dimensional vector orthogonal to the n-1 vectors.

Functions

References

Guidotti, E. (2020). "calculus: High dimensional numerical and symbolic calculus in R". https://arxiv.org/abs/2101.00086

Examples

### canonical basis 4-d
cross(c(1,0,0,0), c(0,1,0,0), c(0,0,0,1))

### canonical basis 3-d
cross(c(1,0,0), c(0,1,0))

### symbolic cross product 3-d
c(1,0,0) %cross% c(0,1,0)

### symbolic cross product 3-d
c("a","b","c") %cross% c(0,0,1)


[Package calculus version 0.3.1 Index]